Hong Kong May 18, 2018

The CoinGeek bComm Conference will host the world's Bitcoin leaders.

Speaker Information

Dr. Wright is an Australian computer scientist, businessman and inventor who challenges the world with visionary ideas. Currently, he is Chief Scientist for nChain – the global leader in research and development of blockchain technologies.

Jimmy Nguyen nChain Group CEO

Before joining nChain, Jimmy had a 21-year career as an intellectual property and digital technology lawyer. As a partner in major U.S. law firms, he represented multinational corporates and emerging companies in a wide range of sectors – including technology, entertainment & media, sports, financial services, consumer products, and retail. A leader in the IP community, Jimmy was formerly chair of the State of California’s IP section and was named by Lawdragon in 2008 as one of the “500 Leading Lawyers in America.”

Formerly he was the cryptocurrency engineer at reddit and worked as a software engineer at both BitPay and BitGo. He has been involved in the Bitcoin industry as an advocate since 2011.

As South Africa’s foremost blockchain expert, Lorien has been invited around the world to speak on digital/crypto currencies and decentralised/distributed ledgers and their benefits for emerging economies.

He’s an expert in e-commerce risk and fraud prevention, economic sanctions and technology related transactions.

Having graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Law from University of Tokyo, before going on to complete an MBA at Harvard, Mike brings extensive experience encompassing Business, Management, and Investment within the technology and telecommunication sectors.

Ödman is an online poker industry veteran who is famous for sending shock waves through the iGaming industry in 2009 with the Recreational Poker Model that he presented at EiG Copenhagen. The model that Ödman pioneered has since become the industry norm.

Ödman started his career in the industry at the Ongame Network in 2004. At the time Ongame was the largest poker network in the world and was sold to Betandwin in 2006 for 500m Euro. Ödman then co-founded Gnuf, a Malta based poker and casino operator on the Microgaming network, which later merged with sportsbook Betway, becoming the Betway Group. In 2009 Ödman joined the Bodog Network and launched the Recreational Poker Model which saw Bodog rocket from being listed as the 25th biggest poker room on to becoming the 3rd biggest poker room in the world.

As one of the thought leaders of the industry Ödman has been invited as a speaker to a number of conferences in Europe, North America and Asia over the years.

Her ability to support numerous objectives allows her to effectively develop operational, human resources, and compliance regime policies and procedures within the financial technology industry. Currently, Angela is the Chief Operating Officer at nCrypt (formerly known as nTrust), a cryptocurrency exchange that allows Canadian users to buy, sell, and store Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin. Angela’s experience in risk mitigation, compliance, business development, and HR enables her to effectively adapt within the fast-paced and challenging world of cryptocurrency.

Vin Armani CoinGeek Conference 2018

In addition to being an author and speaker, he has made his living as a television star, film producer, software developer, art gallerist, pirate radio station operator, DJ and motorcycle courier. He studied Philosophy at Howard University.