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LAUNCESTON - The Inaugural Blockchain Australia National Meetup Roadshow

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Launceston, TAS 7250

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LAUNCESTON - The Inaugural Blockchain Australia National Meetup Roadshow

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Crypto Sydney one of Australia's largest and oldest meetups has been bringing the leading projects to the masses and now we are taking it on the road due to popular demand to bring it to your city.

The events will be hosted by David Jackson MD S2M Digital Recruitment, founder of Crypto SYDNEY and Director of Blockchain Australia.

On each night we will have a couple of short presentations from local and global Blockchain projects followed by a robust debate around privacy and if “FACEBANKS LIBRA SHOULD BE STOPPED”, naturally we will tackle “BITCOIN IS DEAD, LONG LIVE BITCOIN!” and our famous audience Q&A session with the expert panel consisting of International exclusive speakers flown in from Singapore and Hong Kong and of course our very own best of breed local Blockchain ecosystem experts.

This roadshow will attract the best brains focused on this emerging technology with experts from major law firms, big four consulting firms, regulators from ASIC and Austrack, traditional equity, Forex and commodities traders, along with crypto traders, investors, Blockchain entrepreneurs, developers, recruiters and students looking to learn all about the future of cryptocurrency markets and where crypto’s underlying technology, distributed ledger technology (DLT) - Blockchains are headed into 2020 and beyond.

We will have Trezor hardware wallets as Lucky Door prizes, so bring your business cards.

The night's topics across all the major cities will cover but not be limited to:

- A brief introduction on what Blockchain and Crypto are in layman’s terms.

- How Blockchain is getting real word traction in 2019.

- Crypto trading and investing.

- Regulation and education.

- Discussion around the current state of play in the cryptocurrency space.

- Have we exited the “Crypto Winter?”

- The debate over what will spur the adoption of programmable money - BTC/BCH or global corporate stable coins like Libra.

- Has Facebooks Libra Coin been a positive development for the ecosystem?

- And lots of Australian Blockchain projects.

SPECIAL GUEST PANELISTS INCLUDE:

GRANT COLTHUP - CEO of Mine Digital, www.minedigital.exchange

Mine’s purpose is to be the new standard in the Australian digital asset exchange landscape supported by its partnership with Asia’s leading listed digital asset firm - BC Group (HKSE: 0863).Grant previously held positions with a global macro hedge fund, Macquarie Bank, proprietary trading firm and Australia’s largest general insurance company - IAG. Grant has extensive experience in managing and trading institutional funds across all asset classes and forms of strategy.

ADAM POULTON - Deputy Chair of Blockchain Australia , www.adca.asn.au

Adam has had a long history in the bitcoin community in Australia having been one of the founders of the Bitcoin Association of Australia and being involved in many events, conferences and submissions in his various roles and projects since formation in 2013. Adams primary focus over the years has been adoptive use of blockchain technology by all sectors of the Australian economy and he continues this work with Get Paid In Bitcoin, a payroll provider offering bitcoin in wages to all Australians.Adam is looking forward to the future in the new role at Blockchain Australia and believes that the blockchain future will be bright and that BA has a pivotal role to play in this process.

ROMAN STEFANIDI - CTO of Independent Reserve, www.independentreserve.com

Roman has spent over ten years developing enterprise-level pricing and trading software for financial institutions. Prior to joining Independent Reserve as Chief Technology Officer, Roman held senior positions managing development teams to deliver a wide range of FinTech projects for global investment banks such as Barclays Capital and Credit Suisse as well as local Australian financial services sector including Westpac and Challenger. Roman has Bachelor of Computer Science and Bachelor of Law from the University of Tasmania.

ALEX SAUNDERS - CEO & Founder of Nugget's News, www.nuggetsnews.com.au

Alex has been immersed in cryptocurrency since discovering Bitcoin in 2012. Alex has a unique investment style that combines fundamental analysis, technical analysis and market sentiment as key drivers in decision making. Alex’s passion leads him to leave his successful career as a head Pharmacist in 2017 and found Nugget’s News. He established the brand through a loyal following on his educational YouTube channel and his crypto community discussion group. Alex is a trusted voice in the Australian crypto community, conducts many speaking engagements to spread the word of crypto and helps to accelerate blockchain start-ups through applying his years of experience and wisdom.

DAVID JACKSON - Founder and Managing Director of S2M Digital, www.s2m.com.au

A true entrepreneur and visionary, David’s reputation is built on his legendary energy and genuine passion. His unparalleled success in matching client briefs with the very best talent on offer flows directly from the quality of his deep, rich, professional relationships and his ability as a communicator. S2M’s position, as the home of leaders and innovators, is testament to David’s own relentless innovation and engaging leadership. He is also the inaugural CEO at Blockchain Australia, sits on the board as Executive Chairman of ASX listed company REFFIND and is Non-Executive Director at the world’s leading enterprise blockchain loyalty start-up www.loyyal.com based in San Francisco.

BROUGHT TO YOU BY:

S2M DIGITAL RECRUITMENT in association with BLOCKCHAIN AUSTRALIA

MAJOR SPONSORS: Mine Digital Exchange along with Australia's award winning exchange Independent Reserve.

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We're kindly accepting your donation at this address. Feel free to send a few coins to help us covering costs for our next Meetup!

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