Business and the Blockchain

Online registration is now closed. Registrations will be accepted on-site on Monday April 24.

April 24 & 25, 2017
7:00 am ‚Äď 6:30 pm
Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University
1900 Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX 77005
McNair Hall, Loop Road
Tickets include lunch on both days and a happy hour social on Monday night!

 

Join us for two days of exploration into the revolutionary new technology called the Blockchain. This conference will highlight how the blockchain is transforming the way business is done.

Scheduled Speakers:

Speakers

Company/Organization

Speakers

Company/Organization

Juan Benet IPFS Adam Richard Volt Markets
Jennifer Blair IBM Sandra Ro CME Group
John P. Conley Vanderbilt University Michael Sena Uport
Talib Dhanji EY Mark Smith Symbiont
Gurvinder Ahluwalia IBM Ted Tanner PokitDok
Jared Harwayne-Gidansky BNY Mellon Reto Trinkler Melonport
Tim Grant R3 Giles Ward Hashed Health
Stephan Karpischek Etherisc Shawn Wilkinson Storj
Andrew Keys Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Dominic Williams Dfinity
Tom Kysar Augur David Womack IBM
Tiana Laurence Factom Victor Wong BlockApps
Joseph Lubin ConsenSys Mike Woster Linux, Foundation/Hyperledger
Alex Miller ConsenSys Energy Michael Wuehler INFURA
William Mougayar Author Ryan Zurrer Polychain Capital
Yorke Rhodes III Microsoft    

Interested in sponsorship? Contact Kathleen Harrison at 713-348-5387 or KJH5@rice.edu. 

For further inquires: Send inquiries to sandiya.l.gunaratne@rice.edu

 

Confirmed Sponsors

Ernst & Young

Ernst & Young

 

Microsoft

Microsoft

 

IBM

IBM

 

Energy Conference Network

Energy Conference Network

Address:
McNair Hall, Loop Road
Houston, TX 77005