Past Meetup

Can You Still ICO? Workshop, Panel Discussion & Startup Pitching

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Price: $35.00 /per person
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Join us for a showcase night of Blockchain companies that promise to revolutionize commerce, industry, peer-to-peer transactions etc.

This is a worldwide transactional revolution that transforms the way we do business - and even the way governments operate.

Meet the Startups and 7+ Investors who are putting money into the next business transformation.


3:30 - 5:30 The ICO Roadmap Workshop - Step by step workshop.
Seminar on how to file for an IPO by 5-time ICO lawyer Paul Goodman of TechNY/Cyruli Shanks who will step you through the process in light of current SEC actions. Test to see if your idea can ICO.3:30 - 5:30 ICO Workshop

5:30 Registration and Networking

6:00 Panel: "Tales from the Crypto"
Experienced players talking about launching ICOs, Trading Cryptocurrencies and developing Blockchain Business Solutions

• How hedge funds invest in ICO's. Find out how they have made millions.
• Paul Goodman from TECHNY/Cyruli Shanks Zizmor has filed 5 ICOs and is working on the next one. Learn the steps, the costs and what to make of the new SEC actions and the Reg A route.
• Nick Spanos, founder of Bitcoin Center NYC -- the world's first-ever cryptocurrency trading floor.
• Nina Knox, Founder of Top Ledger has advised and managed dozens of ICOs.
• DK Smith of - advisor on blockchain strategy and ICOs for founders and investors.

7:15 "Blockchainpalooza" - Pitch to Angel VCs
Startups with Blockchain, ICO and Token offerings pitch to our panel of Investors.


Judges Include:

Ben Jen
Founder of Ben Jen Holdings, active blockchain Investors.

Nina Knox
Founder with leadership involvement in business strategy and management consulting with over 20+ years of working for all of Big 4 firms and Fortune 1000 companies in the US and Europe. Nina possesses a Juris Doctor in Commercial Law from Moscow State University and executive education from Harvard Business School.

Nick Spanos
Nick is a pioneer in the bitcoin and blockchain technology space.
In 2013, he founded Bitcoin Center NYC -- the world's first-ever cryptocurrency trading floor, which initially opened directly across from the NYSE in 2013. Spanos is also CEO of Blockchain Technologies Corp., which patented VoteWatcher, the first-ever blockchain voting platform. He is co-founder of, which solves one of the biggest challenges for blockchain smart contracts, by allowing real-world data and events to trigger smart contract provisions for the first time. Spanos was featured in the recent documentary Banking on Bitcoin and is a sought after speaker at blockchain events worldwide.

D.K. Smith, Co-Founder and CMO at serves as an advisor on blockchain strategy and ICOs for founders and investors. Learn how to think strategically about blockchain and crypto ventures.

Satchin Narode Survive and Thrive Fund

3 Additional Crypto Investors.

• What to bring
Open minds. Investors bring checkbooks!

• Important to know
Pitching & Deal options. Real information from real players.