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Monday
23
APR

Mettā Masterclass: The New Age of Digital Assets

08:30
10:00
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THE NEW AGE OF DIGITAL ASSETS: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES


ABOUT THE EVENT:


Crypto currencies and blockchain technologies are exploding across social media attention, rippling across mainstream news. But beyond the speculation and hype, what is the substance in the matter?


In this Master Class, Max will cover the basics of blockchain technology, from the range of evolution from Satoshi's first white paper on bitcoin to "smart contract" platforms like Ethereum, NEO and Cardano, and third generation blockchains like HashGraph and EOS. Max will also describe the landscape of investments, from exchange traded coins, to participating in ICOs and pre-ICOs, and the future development into securitized tokens.


ABOUT THE SPEAKER:


Max Song is a blockchain investor, advisor and researcher in Hong Kong. He was a former data scientist who worked in Silicon Valley, Paris, and New York. He has taught at Singularity University as a Teaching Fellow, worked at NASA Ames Research center, published a book data science, He graduated from Brown University with a degree in Applied Math-Biology, and received a Masters from Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University in Global Affairs. He is President of Hong Kong Digital Assets Investment Association.
*Ticket includes breakfast and coffee
** Audio and video may be recorded by the Mettā team