Justin has 20 years of experience as a leader and the Internet start of industry. As the CEO at Netki, he is working on cross market solutions to make bitcoin and other ecurrencies easier to use. He has held positions as CTO, Blackline Systems, EVP, IT, Demand Media, and SVP Voice and Broadband, United Online. Additionally, has held advisory roles at NetScaler, the American Registry for Internet Numbers, and was Founder as well as Board Member of the Internet Service Provider’s Consortium.
DR. NAVEED SHERWANI PRESIDENT & CEO, PEERNOVA
Naveed brings over 25 years of experience in entrepreneurship, technical engineering and general management. Naveed has founded and co-founded nine companies in systems, software, and services with his recent focus being enterprise software, data analytics, and blockchain technologies. Naveed is a noted author having authored several books and over 100 articles on various aspects of algorithms, parallel computing, and EDA. In particular, he wrote the leading textbook on algorithms for chip-design automation, which is currently used in universities worldwide. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
ALEX ZINDER DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT, NASDAQ
As the Director of Global Software Development, Alex is responsible for leading several innovative technology initiatives including Nasdaq Linq – a blockchain enabled platform for managing unregistered securities. Alex has spent more than a decade in the FinTech space building cutting-edge financial applications ranging from market simulations to low latency web trading platforms for both startup ventures and enterprises.