Month: November 2018

Liina Laas And The Estonian Blockchain Revolution

Reading Time: 7 minutes Liina Laas talks to Blockleaders’ Paschal about the transformational power of entrepreneurialism and education in FinTech, gender equality, and the availability of sandwiches. Not too long ago, Liina Laas was waiting at a train station in her native Estonia. Feeling a pang of hunger, she went looking for a sandwich. She […]

Munachi Ogu-Eke: Engineer Turned Entrepreneur Found His Perfect Match in Blockchain

Reading Time: 7 minutes What career is perfect for someone looking to crystallize his entrepreneurial skills and technological know-how? Munachi Ogu-Eke, Nigeria-based crypto trader and blockchain trainer, shares his story of running a crypto business successfully and, against all odds, finding his perfect-match career in blockchain. Like most people, Munachi’s initial contact with blockchain […]

Blockleaders This Week

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Blockleaders we talked to last week were all about making a better and equal world through the blockchain, democratizing processes to give power back to the people. This coming week, we will see the emerging theme of entrepreneurialism in the truest sense of the word. These people aren’t just […]

Last Week on Blockleaders

Reading Time: 2 minutes Democratisation was this week’s prevalent theme and the people we interviewed were nothing short of exceptional; striving for a better and more equal world for all of our planet’s population. We started the week with the idea of democratizing music and giving back to the artists that work hard to […]

Muhammad Ahsan: The Evolution of Pakistani Society Through Blockchain

Reading Time: 6 minutes Blockchain technology is not something one might readily associate with the country of Pakistan. Yet, one man is changing that antiquated concept with his forward thinking. Muhammad Ahsan Khan, co-founder and director of the Blockchain Forum of Pakistan, founder and CEO of Go4 Blockchain, spoke to Fernando Sanchez at Blockleaders about […]

Cherchez la Femme

Reading Time: < 1 minute The mis-coined expression from Alexandre Dumas’ novel The Mohicans of Paris (for which I always want to substitute the Last of the Mohicans) refers to how women are the source of all problems. I want to use this familiar expression to look for women in blockchain – whether they be problematic or […]

John P. Conley: Blockchain, Game Theory, and Empowering Humans Above Machines

Reading Time: 10 minutes John P. Conley recently spoke to Blockleader’s Fernando Sanchez about Game Theory, developing cutting-edge blockchain technology, and worldwide cuisine. The conversation was lively, educated, and it left me feeling quite hungry afterwards. John is an incredibly smart man. Among many other accolades, he holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the […]

Tatiana Moroz – Mistress of Dissent

Reading Time: 8 minutes The singer-songwriter and founder of TatianaCoin and Crypto Media Hub talks to Paschal Keogh about liberty, guns, and Britney Spears. “I love America more than any other country in the world and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.” – James Baldwin It’s February […]