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Ripple Brings XRP to the Music Industry, Backs Startup in Santa Monica, California

Ripple says it’s backing a startup that aims to shake up the music industry using the digital asset XRP. The new company, Raised in Space Enterprises, is founded by Ithaca Holdings and led by Zach Katz, who is the former CEO of the world’s third largest music publisher BMG, which was sold to Sony in 2008. Continue reading Ripple Brings XRP to the Music Industry, Backs Startup in Santa Monica, California

California Takes ‘First Step’ Toward Embracing Blockchain With New Bill

A California Senator’s blockchain bill is advancing in the State Legislature. Senator Bob Hertzberg, a Democrat representing the San Fernando Valley, has introduced a bill that would allow blockchain technology into formal documentation known as a corporation’s articles of incorporation throughout the state of California. Senator Hertzberg presented the bill, dubbed SB 838, to the Senate Banking and Financial Institutions Committee in recent days, which he says is a “first step” to unveil the decentralized technology to the state. Continue reading California Takes ‘First Step’ Toward Embracing Blockchain With New Bill

Blockchain West Summit and Trade Show

Blockchain is the way of the future. Now is the time to learn how to utilize it for your organization. Blockchain West Summit and Trade Show, located in San Francisco, CA on March 26-28, provides the crucial information needed when considering the advancement of your company. This must-attend event connects you with creators of new blockchain based technologies and decentralized applications, industry-leading consultants, experts and investors funding ICOs.

Attend pre-summit, hands-on workshops for personalized education, then choose from specialized tracks to ensure your experience is tailored to your specific business goals:

  • Blockchain in Business, Government, and Nonprofit Sectors
  • Blockchain Technology & Platforms
  • Blockchain in Finance: Cryptocurrency, Investment, and ICOs

Keynotes include: Jesse Lund, Vice President at IBM Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies; Jed McCaleb, Founder of Stellar Development Foundation; Ryan Lechner, Director of Strategic Initiatives at ConsenSys; and Dr. Marta Piekarska, Director of Ecosystem at Hyperledger. View these industry leaders and the rest of our impressive speaker line up here.

Use cases for enterprise blockchain will be explored for application in Energy, Healthcare, Government, Security, IoT, Supply Chain & Logistics, Banking & Financial Services, Risk Management & Insurance, Real Estate and many other industries.

View the full agenda online and visit www.BlockchainWest.com to download the event brochure or to inquire about discounted group rates.

Register today to launch your company to new heights.


Join us for the Afterglow Party, Tuesday evening, brought to you by 
Vault Logic & Airetherum.

Thank you to this week’s featured event sponsors and partners:
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Who else will you meet?
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GSMI Announces “Blockchain West 2018”

The West Coast’s Most Important Event for Enterprise Blockchain.
San Francisco, CA​: Global Strategic Management Institute (GSMI), a nationwide leader in executive summits, trade shows, and industry research, announced its inaugural Blockchain West Summit, located in the heart of San Francisco, California at the Marines’ Memorial Hotel on March 26-28, 2018. Continue reading GSMI Announces “Blockchain West 2018”