Blacks on the Blockchain

Recording: Blacks on the Blockchain, Mar 10, 2018

Speakers

Kristina Francis

EsteemLogic/EsteemTalent

Dondrey Taylor

Decentralized News Network

Samson Williams

Axes and Eggs: Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Consultancy

In June 2017, Storj Labs, a decentralized cloud storage provider, launched a Token Sale that was set to end on June 19, 2017; but only one week after launching, Storj met its goal of $30 million. A couple of weeks later in what may have been a first for a digital health company, Blockchain-based electronic medical record startup Patientory raised $7.2 million in 3 days. Both co-founders of these startups are black & in Atlanta. Learn the opportunities for minorities in crypto and blockchain.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate