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The Institute for Blockchain Innovation (IBI) is a think tank composed of global pioneers in the Cryptocurrency, DeFi, Blockchain Payments, and Fund space who are building the future of financial systems on the blockchain.  Founded by international Fintech and Blockchain entrepreneur Gregory Keough the IBI is at the forefront of this new shift enabling trillions of dollars to migrate to the blockchain.

Global 100 Founding Members

As an early internet entrepreneur, I saw the huge and far-reaching impact it had on so many facets of daily life. I see the same promise with the blockchain and cryptocurrency. We’re at the start of a really exciting new innovation that I think will change everything, from the way we bank to the way we invest and beyond.

Gregory Keough
Founder and Chairman, Institute for Blockchain Innovation
Jeremy Gardner
Co-Founder and Managing Partner Ausum Ventures
Genevieve Roch-Decter
CEO of Grit Capital
Sheel Mohnot
Partner 500 Startups
Danny Rukhman
Blockchain Enthusiast & Investor
Stephen McKeon
Associate Professor of Finance, University of Oregon
Mason Borda
CEO Tokensoft
Derek Acree
Financial Industry Attorney
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Trevor Koverko
CEO at Polymath
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Anand Datla
Head of Assessments and Impact at Tata Trusts
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David Namdar
Managing Director at Galaxy Digital
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Alexander Lopatine
Managing Partner at Park Capital
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Carlos Domingo
CEO, Co-Founder at Securitize
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Fernando Herrera
Director Of Growth Channels & Partnerships at Telefonica
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Patrick Hughes

President at

IRA Services Trust Company

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Mario Pazos
Founding Partner at Security Token Group
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Pedro Pinheiro
Professor at University of Porto Business School
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Felipe Sommer
Founder and Chairman at Nearpod
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Timothy Spangler
Partner at Dechert LLP
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Michael Conn
Managing Director at Quail Creek Ventures
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Steven Sprague
CEO at Rivetz
Chris Housser
CTO, Co-Founder at Polymath
Rudra Dalmia,
CEO at Indusview
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Jamie Finn
CTO, Co-Founder at Securitize
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Nicholas Brando
Chief Data Officer at
Herwig Koning, Founding Partner at Secur
Herwig Koning
Founding Partner at Security Token Group
Anthony Coscio
Managing Partner TokenStack Partners LLC
Ana Paula González
500 Startups Miami
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Jesus Rodriguez
CEO at Invector Labs
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Satya Bajpai
Leader Blockchain and Digital Assets at JMP Securities
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Michael Zavet
CEO at Hyperion
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Juan Pablo Capрello
CEO at PAG Law
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Ariel Muslera
RSK Labs
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Josh Hurwitz
COO at Hyperion
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Nisa Amoils
Managing Director
at Republic Labs
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Chad Folkening
CEO at Global Ventures
Mohit Davar
CEO at Huobi Mena
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Alex Mascioli
CEO at Quantreq
Katya Fisher
Law Partner

The IBI Think Tank

The Institute for Blockchain Innovation think tank includes a full roster of blockchain, DeFi, and cryptocurrency visionaries, as well as leaders from the fintech, venture capital, academia, and government, united in their effort to identify and solve global issues that can benefit from the adoption of blockchain technology.

Gregory Keough, Founder Institute for Blockchain Innovation Speaking at BlockFin

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