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Blockchain For Good is a think tank which brings together the greatest minds around the world to explore and debate the development of blockchain, for the greater good of humanity, society, economy and our environment.

BLOCKCHAIN FOR GOOD IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK AND 501 (c) (3) CHARITY.

 

BLOCKCHAIN FOR GOOD (BC4G) is run by Cécile Baird and Jens Albers.


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In 2015, Cecile co-founded Blockchain For Good, a think-tank which brings together the greatest minds in blockchain to explore and debate the development of blockchain, for the greater good of humanity, society, economy and our environment. She is an author with publications featured in Coin Telegraph and Coindesk and a speaker on blockchain internationally since 2014, for organisation's such as SXSW and San Francisco's TokenFest. She is  an expert advisor for the UK Government’s All Party Parliamentary Group for Blockchain, the European Law Observatory for Emerging Technologies and a mentor and investor of the UC San Diego Blockchain Innovation Lab.

Cécile Baird is also co-founded Decentrl.Agency a boutique consulting agency for blockchain startups with offices in London and Los Angeles. She has been working in crypto since 2013 with over 40 startups and has helped startups raise over £500M in funding. She has helped place clients in over 200 news outlets such as Bloomberg and Reuters, in top tech conferences around the world including TechCrunch Disrupt and Money2020. She has participated in the organisation of over 30 global conferences, meetups and roundtables spanning 2014 to now, including the first blockchain roundtable at the European Union, the first Pitch at the Buckingham Palace, and helped launch the first Crypto category at The Europas in 2014.

 

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ROUNDTABLE 2018 was moderated by Cecile Baird and co-hosted with Nancy Christiano, philanthropic advisor

 

Special thank you to our attendees for such an enriching & insightful conversation! 

Alex Gladstein | Human Rights Foundation

Amber Brandner | AbsoluteSUM

Andy and Lane  Bishop  | Film-makers & Producers 

Brian Mclafferty |   CMO Evident Proof

Brian Boros  | CTO Wuji

Dan Mapes   |  CEO Verses.io

Hans Lombardo  | BlockPass

Heather Von Dillenburg   | co-Founder Good Karma Movement

Herb Stephens | CFO Democracy Earth

James Waterman   |  Singular University

John Evey   |  Cavendish Impact Capital

Lee Beauregard    |   Investor

Mike Nozzarella    |   Tarbox Family Office

Rachel Payne  | FEM INC & former Democratic candidate for California

Richard Striive | CEO Yovo

Sarah Maxwell   | Good Karma Movement 

Sharon  Burns |   Chicago Blockchain Project 

Stephen Cutter | CEO Wuji

Steve Beauregard   | CEO Bloq 

Tom Houston | Carbon Credits Expert

also team members of 21Crypto, AChain, BIGA, and Shapeshifters.  

 

LONDON 2016: special thanks to the attendees of our Blockchain For Good London roundtable:

Chair: Sian Jones. European Digital Currency and Blockchain Technology Forum (EDCAB)

 

Jessi Baker . Provenance

Charlene Chen . BitPesa

Jocelyn Cheng . Global Innovation Fund

Rhodri Davies . Charities Aid Foundation

Nick Davies . UK Government Department of Work & Pensions

Martin Glasspoole . UK Government Office for Science

Dr. Robert Learney . Imperial College Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering

Genevieve Leveille . Agriledger

Marcus O' Dair . Middlesex University

Daniele Orner Ginor .  Safe Haven Project

Peter Wells . Open Data Institute

Jonathan Hargreaves . Edelman

Simon Chan . Edelman

 

SAN FRANCISCO : special thanks to the attendees of the San Francisco discussion:

Chair: Sian Jones. European Digital Currency and Blockchain Technology Forum (EDCAB)

Blockstream . Eric Martindale

Blockstream . Johnny Dilley

Center for Progressive Renewal . Cameron Trimble

Decentrl - Jens Albers

Chronicled . Rebecca Migirov

Chronicled . Sean Medcalf

Consensys - Gnosis . Martin Koppelmann

Hyperledger . Brian Behlendorf

ID2020 . Dakota Gruener

Noodle . Stephen Pratt

Plug'n'Play . Scott Robinson

R3 - Wells Fargo . Michael Dowling

Ripple . Wellington Scully

Seyfarth Legal . Ameena Majid

Sofi . Michael Tannenbaum

Stop The Traffik . Neil Giles

Stop The Traffik . Ruth Dearnley

Jonathan Hargreaves . Edelman

Simon Chan . Edelman