Let’s Talk About Blockchain!

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Rise Tel Aviv, the open innovation platform of Barclays, Gvahim, an Israeli non-profit working with highly-skilled new immigrants, and Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipal Department for Immigrant Absorption are joining forces to make blockchain more accessible to people who want to understand the implications and applications of blockchain but lack a technical background.

We are gathering on May 15th at Rise to talk in a jargon-less language about the basics of blockchain:

Our Expert Panelists (updated):

Yaron Samid, a serial entrepreneur, CEO and board director with 4 exits, founder of Novadea Angel Fund and TechAviv Founders Club

Oded Noam, Chief Architect @Orbs, a public blockchain company and a head of blockchain research @Kik Interactive, a mass-market crypto-wallet

Nimrod May, a startup investor and marketer, CMO at Sirin Labs, a blockchain consumer electronic company

Ouriel Ohayon, a long time entrepreneur and investor, CEO at Codename Django, a startup focused on crypto custody and a co-founder of ISAI Gestion, an early-stage startup investment fund

Join us and have your questions answered!


18.00 - 18.30 Arrival and mingling
18.30 - 18.40 Welcome from Barclays, AVP Open Innovation Ilana Fass
18.40 - 20.00 Panel and Q&A: Is Blockchain the Next Big Thing?
20.00 - 20.30 Mingling continues

Submit your questions for the panelists here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd2KtT-arOvXhPtMSlxozCUO_AC8cqwIkNnvImSv4BGIFg_jg/viewform

Upd: Please note, Ruth Polacheck from Fincheck, announced earlier will not be able to join. Instead, we are happy to host Oded Noam from Orbs.