September 20 (3pm) - September 22 (12pm)
The 2019 WyoHackathon provides an opportunity for the global blockchain community and the State of Wyoming to converge, thank each other, collaborate, celebrate and keep Breakin' Through.
The WyoHackathon is a celebratory blockchain event for developers, entrepreneurs and established companies to experience the blockchain community, create amazing innovations and learn about the opportunities with blockchain technology and the new Wyoming legislation, while connecting with like-minded people.
Charles founded 3 cryptocurrency-related startups—Invictus Innovations, Ethereum and IOHK. He was the founding chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation's education committee and established the Cryptocurrency Research Group in 2013. He educates on cryptocurrency, evangelizes decentralization and is making cryptographic tools easier to use for the mainstream with his work leading research, design and development of Cardano.
Wyoming Blockchain Task Force, gubernatorial appointee, 2018-present; Chairman & president of enterprise blockchain company, Symbiont, in 2016-2018, which was named FinTech Company of the Year 2017 by CustodyRisk; Women in Finance Award for Excellence in Blockchain 2016 by MarketsMedia; Inc. list of 10 business leaders changing the world through tech in 2016; Blockchain evangelist since 2014 and bitcoin since 2012; served on Morgan Stanley’s internal blockchain working group.
Wyoming House District 1, Majority Whip, Blockchain Taskforce Committee
Jesse Powell is the founder and CEO of numerous organizations, including Kraken. Powell was founder and CEO of Lewt, Inc., that delivered services for assisting players in online-based video games with account management and in-game currency, from 2001 to 2011. He also founded Internet Ventures & Holdings, which also provided services to the online gaming community. In 2007 he started the Verge Gallery & Studio Project in Sacramento and took board seat in 2010.
Producer—WyoHackathon and the Wyoming Blockchain Stampede | Sales | Marketing | Product | Full Stack Entrepreneur