New Kids on the Blockchain

Friday, May 5, 2017

12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Join the Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) and Greater Omaha Chamber for an afternoon of curated conversations and presentations on Blockchain based business solutions and the role of technology in the global economy during Berkshire Hathaway Week.

The GBBC brings together the world's leading businesses and business leaders to highlight the latest innovations and advances in Blockchain technology. The GBBC is committed to raising awareness of the potential of this groundbreaking technology, advocating for its global adoption and providing a forum for education, collaboration and dialogue.



Opening Remarks | Blockchain 101

  • Jamie Smith, President of the Global Blockchain Business Council

Business Use Case Panel & Presentations
   Insurance & Finance

  • Dante Disparte, Founder & CEO at Rick Cooperative
  • Paul Brody, Global Innovation Lead at EY
  • Sandra Ro, Executive Director of Digitization at CME Group
  • Brian Poppe, VP of Innovation Strategy at Mutal of Omaha

   Agriculture & Supply Chain

  • Sandra Ro, Executive Director of Digitization at CME Group
  • Sid Siefken, Global Agriculture Solutions Lead at IBM
  • Jeff Main, Senior AVP-IT Application Development at Union Pacific

Keynote Speaker

  • Johnathan Johnson, President of Medici Ventures

The Bitfury Group, Medici Ventures, CME Group, EY, IBM, Mutual of Omaha and Union Pacific

Need more information? Contact Marco Floreani, Manager of Business Development, or 402-978-7943.

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