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The Blockchain Learner Podcast

The Blockchain Learner Podcast

By Floran Syler-Woods

This podcast raises awareness and knowledge of blockchain and FinTech among faculty and students in the HBCU community.
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The Potential of Stablecoins with Dante Disparte

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Young and Majorly Into Fintech
Young and Majorly Into Fintech
Welcome fintech influencer and entrepreneur Ryan "Coop D'Ville" Cooper
36:29
March 01, 2021
Computer Science and the Blockchain with Dr. Bina
Computer Science and the Blockchain with Dr. Bina
Do you need to be a programmer to have a successful career in Blockchain tech?
33:56
December 14, 2020
Accounting and Blockchain with Professor Sean Stein Smith
Accounting and Blockchain with Professor Sean Stein Smith
You think Blockchain is just for computer geeks?  No!  It's for us Accounting geeks too!
29:31
December 14, 2020
Decentralized Finance with Blockchain Tech with Mike De'Shazer
Decentralized Finance with Blockchain Tech with Mike De'Shazer
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Mike De'Shazer.  
30:35
November 06, 2020
How Blockchain Tech Can Enhance Equity with Susan Joseph
How Blockchain Tech Can Enhance Equity with Susan Joseph
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Susan Joseph is a consultant in the area of Blockchain, Financial Services and Supply Chain management.  She is the CEO of Coronavirus API and the Executive Director of the not-for-profit Diversity in Blockchain.
36:11
November 03, 2020
Regulatory Issues related to Fintech with Professor Tonya M. Evans
Regulatory Issues related to Fintech with Professor Tonya M. Evans
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Tonya M. Evans, Visiting Full Professor of Law at Penn State Dickinson Law School. Owner of the Advantage Evans Academy and Host of the Tech Intersect Podcast. Bio: https://proftonyaevans.com/about/ From Cash to Crypto Masterclass and Course: AdvantageEvans.com Websites: ProfTonyaEvans.com AdvantageEvans.com TechIntersectPodcast.com Social: Twitter/IG/FB: IPProfEvans Twitter/IG/FB: @AdvantageEvans
41:14
November 03, 2020
Smart Contracts and SIMBA Chain with David Wasson
Smart Contracts and SIMBA Chain with David Wasson
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Mr. David Wasson.  Mr. Wasson is Senior Director at SIMBA Chain where he leads the blockchain education solutions team. David was previously Director at NULS Foundation, an open-source public blockchain platform, where he was responsible for founding its USA operations in San Jose, CA. He has served in strategic business development and operations roles with both emerging and large technology companies including Raytheon, Oracle, and DXC Technologies. https://simbachain.com/solutions/education-practice/ https://blog.simbachain.com/blog/enterprise-license-deal-with-black-blockchain-consultants https://blog.simbachain.com/blog/simba-chains-user-friendly-platform-helps-portland-state-prepare-students-for-hot-careers https://blog.simbachain.com/blog/steam-revolution-inks-simba-chain-license-to-empower-future-leaders
29:33
November 03, 2020
The Potential of Stablecoins with Dante Disparte
The Potential of Stablecoins with Dante Disparte
Interview with Dante Disparte.  Dante is the vice chairman and Head of Policy and Communications for the Libra Association, a newly-formed organization that has brought together social impact organizations and a diverse group of leading businesses from around the world to create a low-friction, high-trust payment system that empowers billions of people.
31:48
November 03, 2020
Investing in Cryptocurrencies with Brian Estes
Investing in Cryptocurrencies with Brian Estes
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Brian Estes, Managing Partner and CIO of Off the Chain Capital, a digital asset investment fund.
35:42
November 03, 2020
Blockchain, FinTech Start-ups and Jobs: Challenges and Opportunities for Minorities and Women with Karen Kilroy
Blockchain, FinTech Start-ups and Jobs: Challenges and Opportunities for Minorities and Women with Karen Kilroy
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Karen Kilroy, CEO of Kilroy Blockchain Corporation.
28:36
November 03, 2020
Why universities and colleges should build FinTech programs with Dr. Ali Emdad
Why universities and colleges should build FinTech programs with Dr. Ali Emdad
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Dr. Ali Emdad, Associate Dean, Morgan State University Graves Business School and FinTech Center Director
28:54
November 03, 2020
Cryptocurrencies and the Future of Money with Yamini Sagar
Cryptocurrencies and the Future of Money with Yamini Sagar
Dr. Floran Syler-Woods and Dr. Michael Shiroya interview Yamini Sagar, Senior Product Manager at BitPay.
35:15
November 03, 2020