Robert Viglione

Rob Viglione, Co-Founder of Horizen, is a former physicist, mercenary mathematician, and military veteran with experience in satellite radar, space launch vehicles, and combat support intelligence. Contributions within the crypto space include support to the Bitshares project, heading up BlockPay’s U.S. & Canada Ambassador program, and consulting for Bitgate. Rob advises several blockchain projects including ETHLand, Blue-Frontiers, and Hero Engine World. He’s currently a PhD Candidate in Finance at the University of South Carolina researching cryptofinance and teaching “Bitcoin & Blockchain Applications in Finance.” Rob holds an MBA in Finance & Marketing and the PMP certification. He is a passionate libertarian who advocates peace, freedom, and respect for individual life.

Beyond Bitcoin: Making Sense of the Blockchain Revolution

Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain technology can be confusing terms, but there''s tremendous value being created that has disruption potential across industries. This talk gives an overview of the technology, scope of the industry, and insights into the coming future.

Robert Viglione will be speaking in the following theatres:

KeyNote Theatre 2 - Wednesday 14.45 - 15.15: Beyond Bitcoin: Making Sense of the Blockchain Revolution