MENA Summit 2018

MENA Summit 2018

Navigating Investments from Cryptocurrencies to Blockchain

Thursday, February 8, 2018 / 11:15 am - 12:15 pm


The meteoric increase in value of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ether and Litecoin - and many others - has ignited a worldwide investment frenzy and frequent double-digit price fluctuations. Such volatility has led many of the preeminent voices in finance, including Jamie Dimon and Warren Buffett, to call Bitcoin a "fraud" and "mirage." And yet the collective market capitalization of Bitcoin and the other Top 10 digital currencies is roughly half a trillion USD. Is Crypto a global Ponzi scheme, the legitimate currency of the future, or something in between?

Welcome Remarks

Staci Warden

Executive Director, Center for Financial Markets, Milken Institute

Moderator

Suna Said

Founder and CEO, Nima Capital LLC

Speakers

Mike Novogratz

CEO, Galaxy Investment Partners

Charles Noyes

Quantitative Researcher, Pantera Capital

Bill Tai

Venture Capitalist; Founder, ACTAI Global

Cameron Winklevoss

Co-Founder and President, Gemini

Tyler Winklevoss

Co-Founder and CEO, Gemini


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