**Due to inclimate weather warnings, the AWS Loft is closed today. The location of the meetup has been changed to 16 Vestry St. 4th Floor.**
Come meet and mingle with fellow Stellar builders and entrepreneurs over pizza and beer, while listening to a fantastic line up of speakers.
Doors open at 6pm.
Presentations start at 7pm.
Stellar’s own Director of Partnerships, Lisa Nestor will kick off the night.
Special Guest: Tomer Weller, Senior Solutions Architect at Stellar Development Foundation, will start the evening's presentations by speaking about surge pricing!
Presentation #1: Blockdaemon
Presenter: Konstantin Richter, CEO and Co-Founder of Blockdaemon
Bio: Konstantin is a serial entrepreneur and investor. He has led several SaaS B2B companies towards meaningful exits in the media/advertising space, most notably, Audiotube, Lookbooks and Wiredrive. He also is an advisor to blockchain company Gem, and serves on the board of MadHive, a leading media/advertising blockchain business. He currently serves as CEO of Blockdaemon, the industry agnostic nodes-as-a-service entity.
Presentation #2: Coinsquare
Presenter: Cole Diamond, CEO of Coinsquare
Bio: A Toronto native, Coinsquare CEO Cole Diamond aims to build Coinsquare into a 21st century financial institution that disrupts how the financial services industry operates. He is a serial entrepreneur, now launching his third company, with a proven track record of taking companies from nothing to millions of dollars in monthly revenue. In 12 short months, Cole has led Coinsquare to 150 employees, 300k+ users, and $55M+ in funding, opening Coinsquare up for being in the conversation for Canada's fastest growing company. Cole speaks on panels and keynotes regularly for the FinTech scene in North America. Further, he has built a transparent and entrepreneurial culture within Coinsquare in order to build the best technology company in Canada.
**Please note that due to limited space at the AWS Loft, your RSVP must be approved for you to attend the event. When RSVP’ing, please provide your full name and email address as per the venue’s rules. If you do not provide this information, you will be placed on the waiting list! Even if it is indicated that there are no spots left at the event, please still RSVP with all your information and we will try our best to accommodate you.