TF Blockchain Podcast

TF Blockchain Podcast

By Jonathan G. Blanco
TF Blockchain Podcast interviews blockchain, crypto, and digital currency innovators who are building our distributed future, focusing on existing use cases, and leading the charge for mass adoption.

TF Blockchain Podcast is hosted by Jonathan G Blanco, Founder of TF Blockchain.

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Institutional Investors and Crypto 2020 | TF Blockchain Seattle Chapter | February 6, 2020
On February 6, 2020, Paul Rapino, Chapter Director of TF Blockchain Seattle, interviews Dan Eyre of Blockchange and Brock Connelly of Round Block Capital as they discuss how institutional investors are getting involved with cryptocurrency as an asset class for their customers and portfolios.
1:02:30
February 13, 2020
Preview: Farb Nivi phone calls in to ask Kristy-Leigh Minehan a question
During our TF Blockchain Vancouver Chapter event, Jonathan G. Blanco interviews Kristy-Leigh Minehan as we discussed "Enterprise Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Mining". We had a special caller give us a call while we were recording. That special callers was Farbood Nivi, CEO and Co-Founder of Coinmine. 
03:59
February 7, 2020
"Enterprise Bitcoin & Crypto Mining" | Conversation with Kristy-Leigh Minehan "Ohgodagirl" during TF Blockchain Vancouver
At our last TF Blockchain Vancouver Chapter event, we interviewed Ohgodagirl, Kristy-Leigh Minehan, and discussed Enterprise Bitcoin & Crypto Mining. 
1:05:30
February 6, 2020
Replay: TF4: Lightning Talks #2 | "Enterprise is Mining Cryptocurrency" | "Adding Bitcoin to your Business Plan"
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. This episode features two of our Lightning Talks from TF4. You’ll hear from Kristy-Leigh Minehan as she discusses why the enterprise is interested in cryptocurrency Mining and you will also hear from Steve Adams, the Head of Technology of Coinstar as he discusses why Coinstar made the decision to invest in Bitcoin from a business and revenue generation perspective. Our TF4 audience really enjoyed these Lightning talks and I hope you do as well.
29:31
January 30, 2020
"DLT, Crypto, and Humanitarian Aid" | Conversation with Ric Shreves and Alpen Sheth of Mercy Corps | TF Portland Chapter
Decentralized Ledger Technology & Crypto in Humanitarian Aid & Development". Join us for an engaging discussion with Alpen Sheth, Senior Technologist, Blockchain and Ric Shreves Director, Emerging Technologies at Mercy Corps.
59:10
January 24, 2020
"The Taxing Side of Crypto Trades" | Chat w/ David Kemmerer of CryptoTrader.Tax during TF Austin Chapter
This episode is a Fireside Chat with David Kemmerer, CEO and CoFounder of CryptoTrader.Tax, a software application managing and automating trades made so you can identify your tax liabilities. TF Blockchain Blog - The Taxing Side of Crypto https://www.tfblock.io/post/the-taxing-side-of-crypto-trades Youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02s8blJEGaw&t=7s Upcoming Conferences  TF5 TF Blockchain Conference - Seattle - March 19. 2020: https://www.tfblock.io/tf5  TF6 TF Blockchain Conference - Austin - June 4, 2020: https://www.tfblock.io/tf6
53:16
January 16, 2020
"Commerce & Loyalty with Bitcoin & Blockchain" | Interview with Simon Yu, CEO & Co-Founder of Storm
Simon Yu is the CEO & Co-Founder of Storm,  a gamified microtask platform that creates opportunities for people around the world to earn cryptocurrency rewards.  Simon discusses his entrepreneurial journey, going from making Korean Tacos from his apartment to building a bitcoin, crypto, and loyalty rewards startup in 2014. We discussed how commerce and merchant adoption can be driven by giving rewards and incentivizing users, and then got into topics around overall UX and design in blockchain, how what is happening globally effects locally, and opportunities for brands. Learn more about Storm at https://stormx.io/ TF Blockchain Blog  "Loyalty & Rewards with Bitcoin & Blockchain" - How Loyalty will be transformed. https://www.tfblock.io/post/loyalty-rewards-with-bitcoin-blockchain-how-loyalty-will-be-transformed Upcoming Conferences TF5: TF Blockchain Conference Seattle  https://www.tfblock.io/tf5 TF6: TF Blockchain Conference Austin https://www.tfblock.io/tf6
53:06
January 13, 2020
"Education through Sports, Business, and Blockchain" | Interview with Dr. Jen Welter, the first Female NFL Coach
Dr. Jen Welter is the first women coach in the NFL and a doctor in sports psychology. In our interview she relays her time as a women's professional football player and how she started coaching for the Arizona Cardinals. We discuss lessons sports, business, and how to ascend to the next level, by breaking through barriers and not worrying about who or what is in your way. Connect with Dr. Jen Welter at https://www.jenwelter.com/
1:01:16
January 8, 2020
Gaming & Blockchain | TF Blockchain Seattle Chapter: Ep 6 | August 13, 2019
**This episode is one of our top from 2019 focusing on Gaming and Blockchain at our Seattle Chapter** Featuring Chief architect & whitepaper author at Telos Blockchain Network, Shi Shu Data Engineer at Arcblock, and Wesley Duncan a previous E-sport professional. This episode is a live recording of our TF Seattle Chapter event on August 13th, 2019 about gaming & blockchain. Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook.
59:00
January 2, 2020
Interview with Alex Mashinsky of Celsius Network
***This episode is one of our top episodes of 2019 where we interview Alex Mashinsky during CIS*** In this episode Jonathan G. Blanco interviews Alex Mashinsky, CEO and Founder of Celsius Network, while at the Crypto Invest Summit in Los Angeles. Alex discusses how he got into #bitcoin and #cryptocurrency, his background in VOIP, and how Celsius Network allow its users to earn interest on their cryptocurrency at favorable interest rates.  
35:42
January 1, 2020
Digital Assets for the Enterprise | Fireside Chat w/ Nitin Gaur of IBM | TF Austin | November 21, 2019
***This is a replay of our interview with Nitin Gaur on 11/21/2019 at our Austin Chapter. This was one of our top podcast of 2019*** In this episode we speak with Nitin Gaur, the Director of IBM's Digital Asset Labs.
54:56
January 1, 2020
"How Bitcoin Changes Incentives" with Jimmy Song at TF Blockchain Austin
***This podcast was originally released on 10/2/19 as a recording from our Austin Chapter in September 2019. This was one of our top episodes of 2019.*** TF Blockchain Austin hosted a Fireside Chat with Jimmy Song, Bitcoin Developer, Educator, and Author of Programming Bitcoin (https://programmingbitcoin.com/) on September 26th. We discussed Jimmy's Bitcoin origin story, some early stories in his bitcoin software engineering, broader money supply issues, "How Bitcoin Changes Incentives" and his new co-authored book, The Little Bitcoin Book. Please Follow Us @: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/tfblockchain/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/tfblockchain
1:16:13
December 31, 2019
Hiring and Getting Hired in Blockchain | Recorded at TF Blockchain Seattle Chapter
***This podcast was originally released on 10/3/19 as a recording from our Seattle Chapter. This was one of our top episodes of 2019 and had some interesting insights on finding a role in blockchain and hiring for a role.*** This podcast was live recorded at our TF Blockchain Seattle Chapter on September 18th. Our panelist discussed tips on what they look for when hiring for their blockchain companies, what skills and traits standout and are needed to be successful at a blockchain company, and how self learning and being comfortable with ambiguity bring about optimal personal growth regardless of industry.  Speakers Tyr Chen - VP of Engineering at ArcBlock Taban Cosmos - Head of Blockchain Engineering at TF Labs Kevin Woley - Director of Program Management at Bittrex Marc Reiners - Director of Product Management at Coinme
51:08
December 31, 2019
TF3 Panel: Venture Outlook on Blockchain featuring Anthony Pompliano, Alex Shin of Hashed, and Rui Zhang of Gumi Cryptos
***This podcast was originally released on 4/18/19 as a recording from our TF3 Conference in March 2019. This was one of our top episodes of 2019 and had some interesting predictions some of which played out.*** Featuring Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Creek Capital & Off the Chain Podcast, Alex Shin of Hashed, and Rui Zhang of Gumi Cryptos This episode is a live recording from TF3, our most recent TF Blockchain Conference on March 28, 2019, where we host a panel titled “Venture Capital Outlook on Blockchain”. Our panel features Alex Shin, Founding Partner Of Hashed, Ray Zhang, Managing Director of Gumi Cryptos, and Anthony Pompliano Founder of Morgan Creek Digital Assets and the Off the Chain Podcast. We discuss venture’s outlook on blockchain, how they look at deals and make investments, and interesting scenarios with enterprises who have announced cryptocurrencies. Our TF attendees loved this candid panel at TF3 and I hope you feel the same way when you listen in. 
32:58
December 30, 2019
"Journalism in Crypto" Interview with Mitchell Moos of CryptoBriefing
The night before, Christmas Eve, Mitchell Moos and Jonathan G. Blanco got together for an impromptu conversation about the role of journalism in the cryptocurrency, bitcoin, and blockchain industry. 
47:57
December 26, 2019
"The Need for Governance in Blockchain" | Interview with Thomas Cox of StrongBlock live recorded at TF Blockchain Portland
This episode is a live recording from our TF Blockchain Portland Chapter, recorded on December 17th, 2019 where I interview Thomas Cox, the Chief Governance Officer of StrongBlock. Thomas and I discuss his interest in the subject of governance stemming from his time at Block.one and as a Oregon gubernatorial candidate in the early 2000’s, his strategy on how to establish governance within an organization and within a blockchain company, how governance leads to rules and orders to be followed during disputes and changes, and the overall importance of this often overlooked subject by companies in blockchain and cryptocurrency. We had a great conversation which ended with an interactive Q and A with our audience. Hope you enjoy the episode and let us know what you think.
59:47
December 23, 2019
TF4 Lightning Talks #3: "History of Money" | "Enterprise Blockchain Implementations"
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. This episode features two of our Lightning Talks from TF4. You’ll hear from Erik Jansen as he discusses the history of money and how it relates to the digital world of cryptocurrency and you’ll also hear from Nihar Modi of Amazon as he discusses Enterprise Blockchain implementations at AWS. Our TF4 audience really enjoyed these Lightning talks and I hope you do as well.
31:38
December 20, 2019
TF4 Conference: "Cryptocurrency Mining at any Scale" | Panel with Kristy-Leigh Minehan, Farbood Nivi, Steve Adams, Raymon Walintukan, and Mitchell Moos
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. In this episode our panelist discuss “Cryptocurrency Mining at any Scale” and you’ll hear from Kristy-Leigh Minehan, Farbood Nivi of Coinmine, Steve Adams of Coinstar, Raymon Walintukan of Bitmain, and Mitchell Moos of CryptoBriefing. Mining is the backbone of blockchain and cryptocurrency and this conversation between our panelist does a great job of explaining its importance and clearing up the confusion. This is an episode you’ll want to listen to again and share with you network.
28:43
December 17, 2019
TF4 Conference: "Enterprise Blockchain Demystified" | Rachel Wolfson, Paige Krieger, and Christian Hasker
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. In this episode I have the opportunity to interview three accomplished individuals impacting enterprise blockchain from different angles for our panel titled Enterprise Blockchain Demystified. Rachel Wolfson of Cointelegraph, Paige Krieger of IBM, and Christian Hasker of Hedera Hashgraph. Our TF4 audience really enjoyed this conversation which brought about many discussions during out networking breaks. Hope you also enjoy.
27:47
December 16, 2019
TF4 Panel: Record Management on Blockchain | Panel w/ Dr. Setrag Khoshafian, Kapi Attawar, David Kruger, Robert Mao, and Paul Rapino
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. In this episode, our Seattle Chapter Director Paul Rapino leads a panel discussing “Record Management” with Kapi Attawar of Samsung SDS, Robert Mao of ArcBlock, David Kruger of Absio, and Dr. Setrag Khoshafian of Pegasystems. Record Management involves how data is recorded and accessed on blockchain. This was a very engaging panel at TF4. Hope you enjoy it.
28:08
December 13, 2019
TF4 Conference: Regulations, Taxes, and Compliance | Panel w/ Dax Hansen, Antonio Alvarez, Bob Cornish, and Patrick Larsen
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. In this episode, our Portland Chapter Director Carrie Bracy leads a panel discussing Regulation, Taxes, and Compliance with Dax Hansen of Perkins Coie, Antonio Alvarez with Coinme, Bob Cornish with Anderson Kill, and Patrick Larsen with ZenLedger. Together they discuss the current crypto landscape from the legal and regulatory framework and how it has continued to evolve. Its not perfect, but its getting better. Our TF4 audience really enjoyed this panel and I hope you do as well.
30:17
December 12, 2019
TF4 Conference: Enterprise Branded Currencies | Panel featuring Rachel Wolfson, Ashley Harrell, Jenn Lowther, and David Zhang
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. In this episode, Blockchain Journalist at Cointelegraph, Rachel Wolfson leads a panel called Enterprise Branded Currencies with Ashley Harrell of Celsius Network, Jenn Lowther of Netcents, David Zhang of Stably, and myself. We discuss how brands can begin to leverage cryptocurrency and will begin to start thinking through branded currencies, the technology and finance opportunities behind it, payment improvements,  the evolution of loyalty points, and even touch on Libra and Chinese digital currencies. This was a super engaging panel that led to many further conversations throughout the conference. Let us know what you think!
28:06
December 12, 2019
TF4 Conference: Fireside Chat with Farbood Nivi, CEO of Coinmine | "Cryptocurrency Mining from Anywhere"
**See below for a $50 off code for your very own Coinmine.** This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. In this episode I interview Farbood Nivi, the CEO and Co-Founder of Coinmine, a device which allows anyone to simply mine cryptocurrency from anywhere. Farbood and I discuss the origins of the company, his focus on design and product, adoption of cryptocurrency mining, and how he went about raising capital for a crypto focused company. Our TF4 audience loved this conversation and hope you do as well. Coinmine: http://coinmine.com/tfblock Discount Code: TFBLOCK
32:06
December 11, 2019
SPECIAL EPISODE: TF4 Conference | Lightning Talks with Christian Hasker of Hedera Hashgraph, Darren Marble of Issuance, and Kapi Attawar of Samsung SDS
This episode is a special live recording from TF4, our most recent SOLD OUT TF Blockchain Conference held on November 14, 2019 in Seattle at the Triple Door. This episode features three of our Lightning Talks from TF4. You’ll hear from Christian Hasker, CMO of Hedera Hashgraph as he discusses “Scaling Public Ledgers, Darren Marble of Issuance who shares his new show Going Public during his talk “Transforming Capital Markets, and last you’ll hear from Kapi Attawar, Chief Revenue Officer at Samsung SDS who discusses “Securing Identity, Crypto, and Credentials from Data Center to the Edge”.
39:30
December 10, 2019
Managing Taxes behind Crypto Transactions | Interview w/ Pat Larsen, CEO & Co-Founder of ZenLedger during TF Blockchain Seattle Chapter on December 5, 2019
We interview Patrick Larsen, the CEO and Co-Founder of ZenLedger, a tax software which allows users to import cryptocurrency transactions, calculate gains and income, and auto-fill tax forms like 8949 & Schedule D.  Patrick takes us through how he started ZenLedger, the difficulties of tax burdens behind crypto trading, how the government views crypto when it relates to taxes, and what it takes to get more clarity on how cryptocurrencies are taxed. This episode was recorded in front of a live audience of our TF Blockchain community where Pat was able to interact with our attendees and answer their questions.  Please let us know what you think of this episode and share with you network! You can find out more about TF Blockchain Conferences, Events, and Podcast at https://tfblock.io
50:27
December 6, 2019
Adding Bitcoin to your Business Plan | Fireside Chat w/ Jim Gaherity, CEO of Coinstar | Live from TF Seattle Chapter Event
In this episode we interview Jim Gaherity, the CEO of Coinstar, the leader in converting loose change into cash, gift cards, donations, and as an onramp to the eCommerce world. Through their recent partnership with Coinme, consumers can now purchase Bitcoin at Coinstar Kiosk which are located in nearly every major grocery store chain and with 20,000 Kiosk worldwide. Coinstar has been in the Fiat business for over 25 years, but discovered an interesting opportunity to sell Bitcoin and turn into a revenue opportunity. Jim shares with us how he and his company came upon the decision to sell bitcoin, how it has become a business driver, and the opportunities to revenue and growth through adding Bitcoin to the business plan. 
43:37
November 25, 2019
Blockchain Product Strategy | Fireside Chat w/ TF Blockchain Founder Jonathan G. Blanco and TF Portland Chapter Director Carrey Bracy
In this episode, TF Blockchain Founder Jonathan G. Blanco goes on the other side of the microphone to be interviewed by TF Portland Chapter Director, Carrie Bracy, about Blockchain Product Strategy. Jonathan discusses how companies and individuals can plan and think through blockchain and cryptocurrency in relation to their company and existing product offering. Jonathan shares how regardless if a company is ready to implement blockchain, they should at the very least be formulating a position to be ready for this emerging technology. 
47:40
November 18, 2019
How Government thinks through Blockchain | Matt McKinny of ArcBlock | TF Portland Chapter Event
In this episode we speak with Matt McKinney, Head of Marketing of ArcBlock, as we discuss how governments think through blockchain, the role of record management for proper data storage, and how currencies play a factor across industries and segments.
50:08
November 7, 2019
Cybersecurity and Blockchain | Live Recording at Seattle Chapter
In this episode we discussed the security aspects of Blockchain on-chain and the vulnerabilities of off-chain integrations, how data can be secure on chain, threats from tech and social hacking, and how cybersecurity will change as an industry.  Listen from  - Brandon Kite: Software Developer at Transparent Systems - Karl Weaver: Business Development at Rivetz - Conor Bronsdon: Content Marketing Specialist & Project Manager at Olive & Goose - Microsoft - Reza Mehran-Nejad: Cybersecurity Engineer at Micro Systems Engineering, Inc.
50:05
November 5, 2019
Peter McCormack Interview: Bitcoin, Podcast, and the need for Defiance | TF Blockchain Portland
In this special episode we interview Peter McCormack, the host of What Bitcoin Did and new podcast Defiance. Peter discusses how he first got involved with Bitcoin, what led him to start Podcasting, and why he is starting his new podcast Defiance which highlights people of activism. 
1:08:08
October 16, 2019
FinTech and Defi with Derrick Foote at TF Blockchain Vancouver
Here from RTrade Founder, Derrick Foote as we discuss how FinTech and DeFi are related and play a big factor in blockchain and bitcoin. 
42:59
October 9, 2019
Decentralized Identity and In-Network Currency | Fireside Chat w/ Matt McKinney of ArcBlock
With companies like Facebook and Walmart recently announcing In-Network Currencies, will Decentralized Identity make its way into these traditionally centralized companies. We will discuss how consumers can keep their identities private in these new environments and with blockchain begin to be compensated for permissioning information. Matt McKiney of ArcBlock discussed  decentralized identity, how it fits into the protocol, an dhow larger companies will manage it. 
39:19
October 7, 2019
Digital Assets on the Cap Table | Chat with Dave Hendricks | TF Blockchain Austin
During a live recording of our podcast at our TF Austin Chapter we interview Dave Hendricks, the CEO and CoFounder of Vertalo, the operating system for digital assets. In this episode we discuss cap table management and diligence needed to raise capital for a company, how experiencing those issues as a founder helped lead Dave to building Vertalo, how blockchain dramatically improves these inefficiencies today, and we closed with some interesting discussions from our audience. TF Blockchain host monthly events in cities across North America. 
1:00:40
September 26, 2019
TF Product Launch | Why Product Management Matters? | Episode 01
Featuring Adriane Musuneggi Director of Product Management at Accolade, Priya Dandawate Technical Product Manager at Facebook, and Greg Mushen Product Lead at Compass This episode is a live recording from our TF Product Launch Event event held on May 23, 2019. Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
57:13
August 13, 2019
Sean Hsieh CoFounder and CEO of Concreit | TF Product | EP 03
Featuring Sean Hsieh Cofounder and CEO of Concreit This episode is a live recording from our TF Product event Series. Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
28:42
August 13, 2019
Block AF | Special Collab | Hosted by @jgproduct & @ohgodagirl
Listen in to a special collaboration preview episode of a new podcast called Block AF hosted by Jonathan G Blanco & Kristy-Leigh Minehan. If you like what you hear make sure to follow them on twitter @Block_AF to keep up to date on new content. https://twitter.com/block_af
1:14:22
August 8, 2019
Payments, Tech & Blockchain | Seattle | July 18 2019
Featuring Maria Smith, Andrei Zverev, and Paul Rapino This episode is a live recording from our TF Blockchain Seattle event held on July 18 2019. Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
59:35
July 22, 2019
Michael Reed Director of Blockchain at Intel | TF Block Portland Fireside Chat | July 16 2019
Featuring Michael Reed Director of Blockchain at Intel. This episode is a live recording of our TF Portland event on July 16 2019 a fireside chat with Michael Reed. Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
45:40
July 18, 2019
TF Product | Featuring Jon Croy | June 25 2019
Featuring Jon Croy CEO of Point Inside This episode is a live recording of our June 25 2019 TF Product Seattle event. Let us know what you thought of the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
58:59
July 1, 2019
Mance Harmon CEO of Hedera Hashgraph | Fireside Chat at TF Austin | June 20, 2019
**This episode was one of our top listened podcast of 2019** Featuring Mance Harmon Cofounder & CEO of Hedera Hashgraph This episode is a live recording of our TF Austin Chapter event on June 20th, 2019, a fireside chat with Mance Harmon about Hedera Hashgraph and how they went from the protocol Hashgraph to the company Hedera Hashgraph. In this episode Mance and I discuss how Hedera Hashgraph was started, his history with cofounder Leemon Baird, how enterprises will adopt blockchain, his thoughts on the recent facebook Libra announcement, how there are some similarities to what Hedera has already done, and the announcements made earlier in the day about Hedera's consensus services   Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
53:19
June 27, 2019
Kory Hoang Founder & CEO of Stably Fireside Chat | TF Vancouver | June 13, 2019
Featuring Kory Hoang Founder & CEO of Stably This episode is a live recording of our TF Vancouver Chapter event on June 13th, 2019, a fireside chat with Kory Hoang about creating a stablecoin startup. In this chat we discuss the concept of stably, how he got his co-founders to join him, the differences between stably and other coins, his thoughts on Facebook's Libra, and how stable coins present an interesting use case for retailers and brands to establish in network currency.  Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
1:02:36
June 25, 2019
TF Seattle EP04 Healthcare & Blockchain | Featuring Lisa Maki of PokitDok, Molly Moore of Decent, and Tony Little ND of Optum360 | June 11th 2019
Featuring Lisa Maki Founder & CEO of PokitDok, Molly Moore healthplan lead of Decent, and Tony Little ND senior director of Optum360 This episode is a live recording of our TF Seattle Chapter event on June 11th, 2019 about healthcare & blockchain. In this panel we discuss the current state of health care and the technology systems in place, the pains of navigating healthcare and insurance from the patient, hospital, and provider perspective, how blockchain could be a potential solution and the likeness for the healthcare system to adopt, and the need for consortiums. Let us know what you thought after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
1:10:09
June 19, 2019
TF Interviews | Featuring Harish Raisinghani COO of Blockmason | Vancouver
Featuring Harish Raisinghani of COO Blockmason. This episode is an interview before our TF Vancouver Chapter event on May 14th, 2019. We discuss baselayer blockchain technology, the ability to record credit and debt allocations on blockchain, and improving the common use case of peer-to-peer payments. We also discuss the Vancouver blockchain ecosystem and how Harish got involved with blockchain and Blockmason. Let us know what you thought of the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
27:04
May 29, 2019
TF3 Panel | Regulatory Landscape of Blockchain | Featuring Jonathan Miner of K&L Gates, Lawrence Lerner of Pithia, Joseph Cutler of Perkins Coie, Nate Whitehill of Cryptoslate
Featuring Jonathan Miner of K&L Gates, Lawrence Lerner of Pithia, Joseph Cutler of Perkins Coie, and Nate Whitehill of Cryptoslate This episode is a live recording from TF3, our most recent TF Blockchain Conference on March 28, 2019, where we host a panel titled “Regulatory Landscape of Blockchain”. This Panel covers topics such as differences in state laws, government laws and regulators, using an exchange to launch a token, and crowdsales  (Sto's, Ico's, and Ieo's) which is best as an entrepreneur. Regulations in blockchain is a big topic right now because of the lack of clarity, I hope after listening in to these experts you can start to gain some insight on the topic whether you are an entrepreneur, investor, or simply interested in blockchain. Make sure to let us know what you thought of the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
22:37
May 29, 2019
TF3 Panel | Digital Security and Identity on Blockchain | Featuring Joshua Shane of Consensys, Joe Roets of Dragonchain, Kristy-Leigh Minehan of Core Scientific, and Jennifer McEwen of Tenta
Featuring Joshua Shane of Consensys, Joe Roets of Dragonchain, Kristy-Leigh Minehan of Core Scientific, and Jennifer McEwen of Tenta This episode is a live recording from TF3, our most recent TF Blockchain Conference on March 28, 2019, where we host a panel titled “Digital Security and Identity on Blockchain”. The Panel discusses topics including how blockchain can help solve the burden that is digital security and identity, blockchain and voting, corruption and blockchain, and what it takes to create a startup in the digital identity space.  As the we move to more and more part of our daily lives being done digitally, digital security and identity is something we all need to care about in the near future and I hope this panel can help you understand why. Let us know what you think after the show @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
26:29
May 29, 2019
TF3 Panel | Financial Markets Implementing Blockchain | Featuring Jim Dolbear of Elixxer, Yan Stavisski of Latoken, Sean Hsieh of Concreit, and Robert Beadles of CryptoBeadles
Featuring Jim Dolbear of Elixxer, Yan Stavisski of Latoken, Sean Hsieh of Concreit, and Robert Beadles of CryptoBeadles. This episode is a live recording from TF3, our most recent TF Blockchain Conference on March 28, 2019, where we host a panel titled “Financial Markets Implementing Blockchain”. The panel discusses topics such as why companies are looking outside of the United States other than regulations, security tokens, and the digital future of money. There was a great discussion about this panel after the event and I hope that listening in now you enjoy it as well. Make sure to let us know what you think @TFBlockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
22:55
May 29, 2019
TF3 Panel: Stablecoins | The Mass Market Use Case | Featuring Shamir Karkal of Sila, Kory Hoang of Stably, David Segura of Carbon, and Chris Banbury of PrimeTrust
Featuring Shamir Karkal of Sila, Kory Hoang of Stably, David Segura of Carbon, and Chris Banbury of PrimeTrust. This episode is a live recording from TF3 our most recent TF Blockchain conference held on March 28th, 2019. We hosted a panel titled Stablecoins: The Mass Market Use Case. The Panel discusses topics such as what is the role stablecoins play in both financial and crypto markets, why use stablecoins when digital USD exists, and can multiple stablecoins exist and why. We are excited to share this panel with you and would love to hear your thoughts after the show @TFblockchain on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook. 
21:29
May 22, 2019
TF3 Lightning Talk Compilation: Featuring Kristy-Leigh Minehan, Darren Marble, Eric Lynch, and Paul Walsh
Featuring Kristy-Leigh Minehan of Core Scientific, Darren Marble of Issuance, Eric Lynch of Osensei, and Paul Walsh of Metacert. This episode is a live recording from TF3, our most recent TF Blockchain Conference on March 28, 2019, where we hosted multiple lightning talks. Lightning talk topics included Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain (Kristy-Leigh Minehan), Security Tokens: Fact or Fiction (Darren Marble), Decisioning Engine on the Blockchain (Eric Lynch), Lessons from Protecting over 1 Million People in Crypto from Fraud (Paul Walsh). Our TF attendees loved the lightning talks at TF3 and I hope you feel the same way when you listen in. 
47:48
May 3, 2019
TF3: Fireside Chat with Rahul Sood of Unikrn and Kiran Raj of Bittrex
Recorded on March 28, 2019 at TF Blockchain in Seattle, WA. In this episode, we pass the microphone over to Rahul Sood, CEO and Founder or Unikrn, the leading eSports Blockchain platform, as he conducts a live Fireside Chat at TF3, our TF Blockchain Conference held on March 28, 2019. Rahul interviews Kiran Raj, Chief Strategy Officer of Bittrex, a top blockchain and cryptocurrency exchanged based in the US.  Rahul and Kiran discuss the history behind Bittrex, how Unikrn is leading the market in eSports with blockchain, the regulatory clarity in the US vs other parts of the world, listing process, and what is in store for the landscape of crypto and blockchain moving forward. This conversation took place, before the recent lift in crypto markets and Bitcoin that started on April 1st.  
54:22
April 29, 2019
Fireside Chat from TF3 with Neil Bergquist of Coinme and Jim Gaherity of Coinstar
Live from TF3, TF Blockchain Conference on March 28, 2019 in Seattle, we host a Fireside Chat with Coinme CEO and Founder Neil Bergquist and Coinstar CEO Jim Gaherity.  We discuss their recent partnership to make Bitcoin available for purchase across Coinstar kiosk, making Bitcoin available where you purchase your groceries and now accessible to most Americans.  We also discuss how other industries and companies could begin adopting blockchain and crytpocurreny in their offerings, and what it could take for cryptocurrency mass adoption. 
27:06
April 15, 2019
Part 2: Backstage at TF3 feat. Viktor Radchenko of Trust Wallet (acquired by Binance), Kristy-Leigh Minehan of Core Scientific, Kory Hoang of Stably, and Rui Zhang of Gumi Cryptos
Featuring Viktor Radchenko Founder of Trust Wallet (acquired by Binance), Kristy-Leigh Minehan CTO of Core Scientific, Kory Hoang Founder of Stably, and Rui Zhang Managing Director of Gumi Cryptos. This episode is a compilation of backstage interviews from our 3rd, TF Blockchain Conference, which took place on March 28, 2019 in Seattle.  We have divided our backstage interviews over two podcast. In part two you’ll hear  interviews with Viktor Radchenko Founder of Trust Wallet (acquired by Binance), Kristy-Leigh Minehan CTO of Core Scientific, Kory Hoang Founder of Stably, and Rui Zhang Managing Director of Gumi Cryptos.
36:51
April 11, 2019
Part 1: Backstage at TF3 featuring Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Creek Digital Assets, Joe Roets of Dragonchain, and Paul Walsh of Metacert
Featuring Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Creek Digital Assets, Joe Roets of Dragonchain, and Paul Walsh of Metacert This episode is a compilation of backstage interviews from our 3rd, TF Blockchain Conference, which took place on March 28, 2019 in Seattle.  We have divided our backstage interviews over two podcast. In part one you’ll hear  interviews with Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Creek Digital and Off The Chain Podcast, Joe Roets of Dragonchain, and Paul Walsh of Metacert.
32:25
April 9, 2019
Fireside Chat with Nate Whitehill, CEO & Founder of CryptoSlate - Recorded at Seattle Evening Event
In this episode we interview Nate Whitehill, Founder and CEO of CryptoSlate, a leading Cryptocurreny and blockchain online news publication. Nate shares with us how he got started with CryptoSlate, some interesting stories they’ve published, how he thinks blockchain and cryptocurrency are covered in the media, and what he see’s for the industry moving forward.  CryptoSlate just released a refreshed version of its website, featuring a streamlined interface for browsing crypto projects by industry sector and an optimized experience for gaining market insight in the context of news stories.  This episode was recorded live during our Evening Event Series held at our Seattle Chapter a couple weeks ago. We have recently launched chapters in Vancouver, Portland, and Austin and hope to be coming to a city near you. If interested in bringing a TF Blockchain Chapter to your city please visit tfblock.io/chapters. Hope you enjoy my conversation with Nate on how blockchain and media work together.
32:34
March 28, 2019
Backstage Conversations from TF2 featuring Amy Karr, Paul Gambill, Alexsandra Guerra, Sam O. Yilmaz, Rui Maximo, and Stephanie Vaughan
In this episode we compile backstage interviews from our second TF Blockchain Conference back on November 9, 2018.  You'll hear from: Amy Karr - CEO and Founder Galileo  Paul Gambill - CEO & CoFounder at Nori Alexsandra Guerra - CoFounder & Director of Corporate Development at Nori Sam O. Yilmaz - Investor Rui Maximo - CTO at Concreit Stephanie Vaughan - CFO at Elixxir
22:29
March 18, 2019
Fireside Chat w/ Jonathan Smith of Civic - TF2
This episode is a live recording from our Fireside Chat held with Jonathan Smith at TF Blockchain 2, which was held on November 9, 2018 in Seattle.  Jonathan Smith is the CTO and Founder of Civic, a secure identity platform, where he discusses how unique identities are created in a blockchain network and the future of decentralized identity management solutions. Jonathan Smith is a successful entrepreneur, investor, and advisor with more than 15 years of experience in banking technology. With his expertise in blockchain technologies and his passion for cryptocurrencies and token economies, Jonathan is helping to create a truly trusted and ubiquitous digital identity solution. Whether you are aware of  the importance of self sovereign identity or just now getting excited about the possibilities, you won’t want to miss this conversation from TF2.
26:42
March 13, 2019
Fireside Chat w/ Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano - TF2
This episode is a recording of our Fireside Chat with Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano from TF Blockchain 2, held on November 9, 2019 in Seattle.  In this episode you’ll hear from Anthony “Pomp” Pompliano, the founder of Morgan Creek Digital who recently raised a $40 Million Dollar Venture Fund to invest in blockchain and crypto companies. Anthony is also the host of the top rated podcast Off The Chain, where he interviews the most influential names in blockchain and crypto. He will be doing a live recording of his Off The Chain Podcast at our next TF Blockchain on March 28th, and will be interviewing Viktor Radchenko of Trust Wallet. During our conversation Anthony discusses how he first got involved with bitcoin and blockchain, his thoughts on the future of the technology and the currency, as well as how he decides to invest in companies. Regardless of where you are at in your blockchain and crypto journey you won’t want to miss this conversation with one of the top minds in the industry. 
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March 13, 2019
Fireside Chat w/ Rahul Sood of Unikrn - TF1
This episode is a recording from our Fireside Chat with Rahul at TF Blockchain 1, held on August 9, 2018 in Seattle. In this episode you’ll hear from Rahul Sood the Founder and CEO of Unikrn, one of the world’s leading esports companies, building extensive crossroads through betting, blockchain, content and experiences, and has investors like Mark Cuban and Ashton Kutcher. Prior to Unikrn, Rahul Founded and Created Microsoft Ventures, the first incubation fund for startups at Microsoft. If you are facinated by gaming and e-betting and how blockchain can support this industry, you wont want to miss our conversation from TF1.
29:47
March 12, 2019