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Bay Area Trending Topic Series | Decoding Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies - SOLD OUT -

  • 05 Apr 2018
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Ripple Offices - 315 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94104


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   Trending Topic Series in Bay Area:

Decoding Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

Thursday April 5th @ Ripple SF


The technology we experience today continues to be a constantly evolving field, one spectacular development after another. Just when we think we are caught up on the latest innovations, boundaries are pushed to even greater heights. Blockchain technology has become front and center of the tech conversation with its popularity, potential applicability to industries, and the emergence of cryptocurrencies.

The blockchain industry has taken a major share of attention in 2017, as we look toward outcomes in 2018, we want to discuss the latest happenings and demystify the technology and use cases.

As the first event in this topic series across LebNet expansion branches, join us on Thursday, April 5th in San Francisco to decode, discuss, and further understand what the Blockchain phenomenon is all about with Christopher Kanaan (SVP Engineering at Ripple) and our distinguished panelists:

  1. Alex Malamatinas Managing Partner at Nebari Ventures (Remote form NYC)
  2. Arnaud Auger, Senior Advisor at L'Atelier BNP Paribas
  3. Miles Jennings, Senior Associate at Latham &Watkins

We will break down what we really need to know in an interactive open forum, that will tackle the following topics:

What is blockchain?
Use Cases Overview: Store of Value, Currency, Remittance,Supply Chain Management

Identity: Refugees, Government vs. Private

Regulation: including Lebanese Regulation

The Road Ahead: Expectations vs. Maturity, Predictions

Stay on the lookout for possible additional guest speakers.

Date: April 5th, 2018

Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Place: Ripple Offices, 315 Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94104

Fee: $20 / $10 (for student members) 

Light food and drinks provided. 

See you all there for an exceptional evening of learning and networking!

If you are not a member of LebNet yet, please join us here.


LebNet, a non-profit organization, serves as a multi-faceted platform for Lebanese professionals residing in the US and Canada, entrepreneurs, investors, business partners in a broad technology eco-system, and acts as a bridge to their counterparts in Lebanon and the rest of the Middle East


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