Super casual meetup to get a chance to mingle, share stories and network. I will arrive nice and early for those who work in the city and would like to come straight after work. Plus they have happy hours from 4-6 pm ???? ????
Venue: Superwhatnot in the CBD, upstairs on the second level.
Parking: King George Square has $5 dollar evening parking starting at 430pm.
Look forward to seeing you there!!
Let’s talk cryptocurrency and Blockchain! Well, 2020 was a year that no one could predict from pandemic outbreak to crypto booming. Every time you log on to the world of the internet you hear about crypto hitting all-time highs, another enterprise developing blockchain solutions and banks looking at introducing digital assets.
Join us to talk with some of Queensland’s experts in the industry to answer all your questions about the past, present and future of the exciting world of crypto and blockchain.
Meet the Panel
Austin Lewinsmith is a co-founder at Blockchain Collective and on the board of directors for Blockchain Australia. He is a strategic and forward-thinking business director and entrepreneur. Austin has a unique ability to see trends and works to fill gaps in emerging markets. Austin is known as someone who supports the global adoption of these technologies. Blockchain Collective is a leading blockchain education body, empowering enterprise, educators and students for a future in blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. Blockchain Collective envisages proficient, educated and skilled people to support the demand and adoption of blockchain technology, globally.
Lachlan is the founder and CEO of Labrys; one of Australia’s leading blockchain development agencies. Labrys assists large-scale enterprises and governments to integrate blockchain technology solutions into their businesses. Lachlan has a passion for spreading blockchain adoption and bringing the technology into the mainstream. At Labrys he has overseen blockchain implementations for Downer EDI, The NEM Foundation, The Solomon Islands Government and many more.
Josh is the co-founder of Digital Surge – Australian Bitcoin Exchange. They provide a fast and easy way for Australians to access cryptocurrency. Josh has spent over 10 years working in the IT industry and knows first hand that technology doesn’t need to be complicated. His mission is to simplify access to cryptocurrency and to educate and support our customers throughout their journey.
Jeff is the CEO of Binance Australia – one of Australia’s largest digital asset exchange platforms by registered users and trading volume.
Jeff is a serial entrepreneur and has been involved in the digital currency space since early 2013. He has founded, led, and advised several blockchain startups prior to heading Binance Australia.
His extensive experience in digital currency has led him to be passionate about engaging with the digital currency community, from speaking at meetups to advising and angel investing in local startups to ensure Australia continues to be a leader in the digital asset industry.
Stefan is the MD & Principal at Chetty Analytics, a consulting firm focused on big data, predictive analytics and fundamental blockchain research. Stefan has a background in mining and supply chain, having worked for large multinationals such as BHP & Fletcher Building. He got involved in crypto in early 2017 during the beginning of the ICO boom and has since been involved in fundamental project analysis and research, having worked for various organizations such as STIA Investor, Coinvision Research and more recently Storecloud. In July 2020 Stefan started Chetty Analytics which focuses on assisting crypto projects with research and advisory into the latest thinking around consensus mechanisms, scalability solutions, governance and detecting early trends such as DeFi and NFTs.
6 pm: Networking
630pm: Panel discussion starts
730ish: We head to Sound garden for debriefing and networking.
The roller door to the precinct is across from Sound garden sometimes this door is shut after 530pm, there is another entrance laneway next to the Irish pub. Please wait by the glass doors, there will be a host will be letting people up from 5:55-6:25 pm.
Join us to learn from visionary leader Dr Jane Thomason on how blockchain is changing the world and has the potential to solve global problems.
Dr Thomson is the award-winning author for her book Blockchaining the world sharing her story of starting off with zero of knowledge of blockchain or cryptocurrencies to becoming a social innovator driving digital transformation.
We look forward to seeing you at this online event.