Founder Consensys/ Cofounder Ethereum
Joseph Lubin is one of eight cofounders of Ethereum, an open-source, public, blockchain-based, distributed computing platform that is revolutionizing business with smart contract technology and the cryptocurrency Ether (ticker: ETH). He’s founder & CEO of ConsenSys, a Brooklyn-based, global, blockchain-technology studio he founded to develop products that operate on the Ethereum blockchain, and to help businesses transition to decentralization, smart contracts, blockchain, and crypto. Lubin has served as an engineer, consultant, corporate director, partner, or researcher in autonomous mobile robotics, machine vision technology, artificial neural networking, hedge-fund management, and, while living in Jamaica, music composition software. He graduated cum laude from Princeton University with degrees in electrical engineering and computer science, and has founded, co-founded, and or operated several companies and projects that combine his expertise in finance, technology, software, electrical engineering, and cryptography.
Discussion of the history and future of the Ethereum platform? Is the token sale/ICO Ethereum’s killer app? What applications are the most promising dApps/applications and protocols built with Ethereum? What drives the value of Ethereum?