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Wondering what all the buzz is around Bitcoin?
Join us on October 12th at 5:30pm to learn about the exciting world of Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, blockchains, ICOs and more.
How it all works
State of the industry
5:30 - 6:00:
Check-in and happy hour with apps, beer and wine
6:15 - 6:30:
Welcome by Brock Reed:VP Marketing atCoinme
7:00 - 7:45:
Panel discussion with speakers:
Michael Smyers: Co-Founder & VP Engineering atCoinme
As a serial entrepreneur, Michael brings a decades worth of experience and success to the team. In 2007, Michael co-founded Zipwhip, a cloud-based texting platform, currently valued at $281M. In 2002, Michael founded CourseScheduler while completing a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University.
J.R. Willet: Blockchain Engineer atCoinme
In 2013, J.R. invented the token sale by launching the Omni Layer (formerly Mastercoin). Currently, Omni is the 2nd largest ecosystem for crypto assets (second only to Ethereum), hosting hundreds of millions of dollars, including Maid Safe and Tether. J.R. received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Seattle Pacific University.
Sidney Rice: Angel Investor
Sidney is a former pro-bowl NFL receiver who played in the league for seven seasons and still holds the record for the most touchdown receptions in a playoff game. After winning a Super Bowl in 2014 while playing for the Seattle Seahawks, Sidney retired and began pursuing his own entrepreneurial ventures while investing in local technology startups. Sidney attended the University of South Carolina before being drafted in the second round during the 2007 NFL draft.
Joseph P. Cutler: Attorney atPerkins Coie
Joe joined Perkins Coie to practice cutting-edge technology law with a focus on litigation. His practice focuses on Internet data protection and privacy, with an emphasis on data protection, privacy assessments, corporate information management and governance, and enforcement of laws related to doing business on the Internet.
*100% of proceeds will be donated to theRed Crossin their support of the various natural disasters which, have occured over the last few months.How to find us:The basement of WeWork Holyoke, Spring & 1st, Downtown Seattle