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WAMVentures thanks our insightful speakers focused on Blockchain + Crypto Markets!

Arsen Pereymer, Appument Ventures, Founder & Managing Partner

Serial Entrepreneur, Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Expert (since 2012)

Ever since getting into Bitcoin mining in 2012, Arsen's passion in blockchain and crypto exploded. An influencer and enthusiast in the crypto community, Arsen has been helping many get into crypto by teaching trading strategies, technical and fundamental analysis techniques. In addition to advising many ICOs, and upcoming blockchain startups, Arsen is working on a unique blockchain startup of his own. Arsen has launched several AI-powered and deep-machine learning services which use his trading strategies to trade on behalf of investors. Arsen is also in the process of launching a Crypto AI-powered hedge fund.  

In addition to being into crypto, Arsen has a successful track-record in the app store. Arsen has created & published 400+ iOS apps of which many have reached the top charts, featured by Apple and have amassed tens of millions of organic downloads. 
Follow on Twitter @arsenpereymer

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Pelli Wang, Head of Partnerships at Token Foundry @ Consensys

Pelli Wang heads partnerships at Token Foundry at ConsenSys, a platform that combines token economics, game theory and distributed systems to launch well-designed and governed token sales on the blockchain. Prior to joining ConsenSys, she led venture investments and partnerships for SeedInvest, an early pioneer in equity crowdfunding through the JOBS act.  Pelli has consistently been at the forefront of the democratization of fundraising for emerging technologies. She also has spoken at numerous industry conferences, judged at startup competitions and mentored young entrepreneurs.  Follow on Twitter @pelliwang

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Richard Hecker, CEO, Traction + Scale and Co-founder, Crypto Working Group

Richie Hecker is a technology entrepreneur and investor. He has bought and sold assets that have had enterprise values over a billion dollars across the private, public and crypto markets. Richie co-founded the Crypto Working Group, the leading Self Regulating Organization in the industry. He is an op-ed writer for leading publications such as TechCrunchWall Street Journal AcceleratorsHuffPost and Observer and lectures at universities including Columbia, Parsons and NYU on the fusion of politics, and entrepreneurship. You can follow him on Twitter @RichieBlueEyes

WAMVentures also thanks our Community Partners:

ThoughtWorks is a software company and a community of passionate, purpose-led individuals. We think disruptively to deliver technology to address our clients' toughest challenges, all while seeking to revolutionize the IT industry and create positive social change.

The ThoughtWorks mission is to better humanity through software and help drive the creation of socially and economically just world. We bring together the most capable, driven and passionate people we call them 'ThoughtWorkers' - to:

* Run a sustainable business

* Champion software excellence and revolutionize the IT industry

* Advocate passionately for social and economic justice

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