Past Meetup

September 2018 Update on ICO and the Cryptocurrency markets

This Meetup is past

50 people went

Price: £5.00 /per person
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An update on how the ICO and Cryptocurrency market is evolving and a look at recent announcements.

17.30 Register
18.00 Panel of speakers Jonny Fry CEO TeamBlockchain ( Chair),Martin Bartlam Partner DLA Piper,Jason Meyers CEO Auditchain, Simon Taylor Co-founder Global Digital Finance (GDF) Advisory council
19.00 Q&A
19.30 Drinks and Networking
21.00 Close and depart

Jonny Fry (CEO, Team Blockchain) has over 25 years’ experience as CEO of an asset management business which he floated in London. His focus has been on the dynamics of financial innovation, advising on ICOs, Tokenomics, Crypto funds.
He has been CEO and on the board of a variety of regulated and unregulated companies in the U.K. and internationally, in a number of different industries.

Jason Meyers (founder, Auditchain) has broad based investment banking and venture capital experience. Having served for 30 years on the sell side, buy side and the issuer side, Jason brings a significant amount of real world use case and business experience to the Blockchain space. Jason led hundreds of initial public offerings, secondary offerings and private placements in a broad range of industries including biotech and healthcare, technology, software and financial services. Jason founded Vestcomp Ventures, in 2012 and focuses exclusively on the incubation and acceleration of Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies.

Jason Co-Founded AuditChain in April of 2017 as the result of a long and extensive observation of what he believed to be significant deficiencies in traditional standard accounting and audit practices.

Martin Bartlam (DLA Piper) is experienced in complex capital markets transactions, securitisation and derivatives. He has over 20 years of experience as a finance lawyer and has lectured on and acted as external examiner on international bond finance, project finance, syndicated lending and financial instruments at Kings College, London University.

Simon Taylor is a Co-Founder and member of the GDF Advisory Council. Previously, Simon was a Head of Blockchain R+D for Barclays and is now a Co-Founder of 11:FS, a challenger consultancy. Simon has a career history spanning payments, transaction banking and delivery of digital financial services. Today, Simon is relied on by Tier 1 financial institutions, regulators and policymakers for insights into Digital and Blockchain.Simon is hosting the #1 Fintech podcast globally: Fintech Insider by 11:FS.
Simon will be discussing the Code of Conduct for Cryptoassets and its supporting Taxonomy led by industry body Global Digital Finance (GDF).