Richard talks unbanked in South Africa – 1 million people plus earn less than 2cents a day just south of Jo’burg and Electroneum is making a difference. Coming soon to a retail outlet in Europe soon….
Author Jillian Godsil
Blockchain Advocate, Founder, Conference Chair, Keynote Speaker, Crypto Journalist, Broadcaster, CEO, Writer Jillian has held senior positions with global PR companies in Sydney, Singapore, London and Dublin. She was PRO of Iona Technologies (Ireland’s first company to float on NASDAQ). She changed the law in Ireland in 2014 and is a former European Parliamentary candidate (as an independent). She is a co founder and journalist in the Blockleaders.io. She freelances for Irish Tech News, Irish Central, The Irish Independent and The Irish Times. She has her own radio shows on DublinCityFM and EastCoastFM. Her first job after graduating from Trinity College was as a systems analyst with JP Morgan. She is advisor to a number of ICOs, has been named a Crypto Queen by In Zero Conferences as well as listed in the 50 most influential women in the global blockchain rollcall. She is a board member of the US Blockchain Association and of EOS Dublin. She is CEO of Blocknubie. She keynotes and chairs blockchain events around the world – including Kiev, Austin, Muscat, Columbo. Dublin and London. She is a writer and is currently updating her erotica trilogy - Confessions of a Cryptomanic - where sex meets divrorce, repossession, bankruptcy and can bitcoin save the day!
Mick O’Sullivan is the founder of the Blockchain V-Heel site where he has analysed data from more than 10,000 ICOs globally. His background is traditional finance and now he looks to cryptocurrency to save us from our plunging boom and busy cycles.
What happens when machines become smarter than humans? This is not a what if but a when. Jillian speaks with Anish Mohammed and learns many things including how rare it is to have an obese genius. Who would have known? Zero Sum Games, Zero-Knowledge Proofs and Elliptic Curves are all mentioned.
Malo Girod de l’Ain came to art in a roundabout way. A Parisian through and through, his aunt, Hélène Girod de l’Ain, was a famous artist and his parents’ home still hosts a number of delightful paintings. He enjoyed art as a hobby but loved innovation and technology. As a result he attended a science college studying engineering. Science courses were not focused but rather covered all fields. This gifted Malo with the ability to learn on the fly.
This week’s interview is with Blockleader.io co founder Jillian Godsil on life, the universe and everything blockchain.
From bitcoin socks to bitcoin Brock – yes this interview is a lot of fun. Steve was in his element in the Malta AI and Blockchain Summit two week’s ago.
Jonathan DeCarteret is a serial entrepreneur and CEO of INDX. He is all about the supernode.
Anyone working in the blockchain industry knows it mad, bad and craaazy. It’s like traditional fintech on steriods. However, along with the energy and passion, there is also an increased realisation that we need a return to people-power, to work-life balance, and to being the best person that you can possibly be.
Nick White, co founder, of Harmony, is a native of Hawaii with ancestral roots extending over to Scotland where he hopes to visit one day. ‘A pilgrimage’, he calls it. He has the curiosity for rain that only someone who has grown up in sunshine can foster. And interestingly, he went to the same high school as Barack Obama. While at said school, Ken Robinson, the renowned educationalist and international speaker, gave a lecture and fired up Nick’s imagination for what lay ahead. Ken’s most famous talk, his TED talk, looks at the question of ‘our schools are killing creativity’ in which he explores the outdated and crippling teaching methods that do not serve our children well. At the end of the talk, Robinson said that if he were the students’ age, he would get into the budding industry of Artificial Intelligence
Today’s episode features Maxine Ryan the Co-Founder of Bitspark, a stable coin money transfer system for unbanked people and businesses.