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Event Date Mon Sep 10 BST - Tue Sep 11 BST (about 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Sep 10 12:00am - Tue Sep 11 12:00am
Location Howard University WebsiteDirections Save
2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, DC 20059, USA
Region EMEA

Black Blockchain Summit 2018 is the largest is the largest black blockchain event in the world. For the past 10 years we've hosted fireside chats with Silicon Valley technologists and pioneers, demonstrations of cutting-edge future technology and exciting startup competitions with founders and teams from all around the world. This year, for the first time ever, we're bringing Black Blockchain Summit to Washington, DC.


2018 Speakers

H.E. Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao
African Union Ambassador to the United States

Alakanani Itireleng
Director, satoshicentre pty ltd

Lamar Wilson
Head of Vision and Decision, Hijro Network

Max Keiser
Producer Keiser Report & Investor

Reggie Middleton
CEO, Veritaseum

Jimmy Song
Bitcoin Core Contributor & Venture Partner Blockchain Capital

Jeff Garzik
Co Founder, Bloq

Robin O'Connell
Chief Revenue Officer, Uphold Inc

Kwame Rugunda
Chairman Blockchain Association of Uganda

Evander Smart
Founder & CEO, Bitcoin University

Stacey E. Plaskett
Member of Congress, US House of Representatives

Ian Conyers
Member of the Michigan Senate from the 4th district

Prof Todd Shurn
Associate Professor Howard University

Symone Sanders
Political Commentator & Strategist

Tavonia Evans
Founder & CEO, $Guap Coin LLC

Chris Bates
Chief Security Officer, Bitland Global

Whitney Griffith
Co-Founder and CEO, Seamless Money

Jacob Faber
Partner, Ouroboros LLP Blockchain Law

Daisy Ozim
Founder & CEO, Resilient Wellness

Isaiah Jackson
Investment Advisor

Jomari Peterson
Founder, The Digital Reserve, P.B.C.

Ryan Mundy
Managing Director, Techlete Ventures

Deidra Ramsey MCIntyre
Founding Admin of Black People & Cryptocurrency

Robby Greenfield
Global Social Impact Technical Lead, Consensys

Ariana Fowler
Project & Operational Strategist, ConsenSys

Tonya Evans
University of New Hampshire Sch. of Law

Joel Braithwaite
Partner, Cogent Law Group

Ingrid LaFleur
Artist, Activist & Afrofuturist

Hassan Karim
Assistant Vice President PNC, Howard University

Lindsay Nuon
Co-Founder & Chief Risk Officer, Stranger Labs

Daniel Kimotho
Co-Founder & C.E.O, EOS NAIROBI

Pascal Ntsama
Co-Founder, Coincentrix Capital

Maureen L. Murat
Principal, Crowdie Advisors

Bryan Calhoun
Digital Strategy and Business Development, The Blueprint Group/Maverick

Lianna Newman

Ashonzay Matlock Jr
Founder & CEO, ZayToken Coaching Services

Eden Kidane
Blockchain Project Manager, Hello Tractor

Justin Rhedrick
Owner, BitcoinVegan Transformational Services

Gary Rahman
Owner, Qli

Kelauni Cook
Founder & CEO, Black Tech Nation

Prof Darrick Hamilton
Professor at The Milano School of International Affairs, Management & Urban Policy

Olayinka Odeniran
Cybersecurity and Compliance Specialist

Magdeldin Hamid
CoFounder, DecentralizedDC

Cleve Mesidor
Founder, LOGOS

Samson Williams
Partner, Axes and Eggs

Mamadou Kwidjim Toure
Founder & CEO, Ubuntu Capital Group

Dr.Tyrene Wright
Author, Professor & Producer

Troy Z. Pelshak
Senior Project Manager, Atlas Zen, LLC.

Jena Roscoe
NGO Partner, McDermott Will & Emery

Karen Mason
Educator & Consultant

Ronald L. Moten
Educator & Activist

Kari Fulton
Environmental Justice Consultant, Advocate and Cultural Historian

Great Scott
President, Cewebity

Obi Egbuna, Jr.
Educator & Playwright

Candy Nicole
Productive Candy Entertainment, LLC

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors

• uphold
• PerkinsCoie
• cagechain