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Meet two pioneers in the blockchain space: Peter Smith and Erik Voorhees. Hear from them what they are building, what they make of the recent rally in cryptocurrency markets and why the underlying technology is one of the most important inventions ever created.

Peter Smith, CEO and Co-Founder, Blockchain
Erik Voorhees, CEO and Founder, ShapeShift
Nicolas Brand, Partner, Lakestar

6:00 – 6:30 pm: Doors open
6:30 – 6:40pm: Introduction by Nicolas Brand
6:40 – 7:00pm: Presentation by Peter Smith
7:00 – 7:20pm: Presentation by Erik Voorhees
7:20 – 8:10pm: Panel discussion and Q&A

About Peter Smith
PETER SMITH is a 2016 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer and noted thought leader in the FinTech space. Under his leadership, Blockchain has become the market leader in digital currency and distributed ledger technology. His company is offering the largest production block chain platform in the world: 14m wallets empowering users in 140 countries.

About Erik Voorhees
ERIK VOORHEES is among the top-recognized serial Bitcoin advocates and entrepreneurs. He is founder and CEO of Shapeshift.io, the safest and fastest digital asset exchange on Earth. Erik is coming to Europe to announce the company’s latest innovation: PRISM, an asset portfolio platform entirely built on Ethereum smart contracts.

About Nicolas Brand
NICOLAS BRAND is a partner at Lakestar, a global venture capital group that invests in highly disruptive technology companies across all stages of their lifecycle. He is running many of the group’s activities in Fintech and Blockchain.



June 21, 2017

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


5th Floor, Bistro, Factory Berlin Mitte,
Rheinsberger Straße 76/77


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