I’m psyched that I’ll be attending the “1st Annual NYU Stern FinTech Conference” at my alma mater in Greenwich Village on November 9, 2016. It’s a one-day event packed with a lot of great info about emerging technologies that promise to dramatically disrupt the financial industry (e.g., blockchain). Keynote speakers include notable Stern alumni such … More FinTech Goodness a la NYU Stern
I’m registered for MIT’s “Fintech Certificate Course: Future Commerce.” It starts on November 21st and runs for 12 weeks. Since it’s a new course (I’m in the third iteration), I couldn’t find much information from folks who’ve already taken it. But what I did find was very encouraging. I hope to get exposure to some … More It’s Back to School for Me!
The blockchain is the technology underlying the Bitcoin digital currency. It is a distributed ledger that you can use to record anything of value and importance. Renowned futurists Don and Alex Tapscott believe that the blockchain will have a greater impact on our lives than any other technology that exists today. … More BOOK REVIEW – Will the Blockchain Change the World?