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Chris J Snook interviews CEO and Founder of IOHK and Cardano Charles Hoskinson on his entrepreneurial journey from broke to billionaire in 8 years and the incredible thoughtfulness and social impact mission-driven principles that drive the Cardano ecosystem and help materialize their vision into reality.
02:20 The golden ticket
07:00 Drop out everything
11:50 Take care of the actual Foundations
15:30 Writing a paper
20:20 Independence of the project
25:15 Transactions’ fee
29:57 The process of a tracking
35:05 Ecological benefits
40:53 Building the local infrastructure
44:30 Linking the system together
Charles Hoskinson is a Colorado-based technology entrepreneur and mathematician. He attended Metropolitan State University of Denver and University of Colorado Boulder to study analytic number theory before moving into cryptography through industry exposure. His professional experience includes founding three cryptocurrency-related start-ups – Invictus Innovations, Ethereum and IOHK – and he has held a variety of posts in both the public and private sectors. He was the founding chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation’s education committee and established the Cryptocurrency Research Group in 2013. His current projects focus on educating people about cryptocurrency, being an evangelist for decentralization and making cryptographic tools easier to use for the mainstream. This includes leading the research, design and development of Cardano, a third-generation cryptocurrency that launched in September 2017.View the profile
A proven leader, adviser, growth hacker, and market developer delivering operational improvements driving revenue growth, product alignment, financial performance, and brand. Successful history in effecting turnarounds, building and developing winning teams, earning key accounts, and devising and implementing profitable practices. Drives projects to optimize results. Entrepreneurial spirit, dedicated to building successful business partnerships that solve complex challenges and increase profitability.View the profile
Welcome everybody Chris and we are kicking off day 2 with one of our commercialization partnership and a man who needs no introduction to you this man Charles hoskinson from Iowa skatepark Dano, welcome to the world summit. We're super excited to see you know, what's up. It's a little colder where you are a little warmer where I am the last time we saw each other but I got Colorado as you say often warm sunny, Colorado always warm always sunny. You know we are right in the thick of Mary hard work and congrats on
that dirty. How do you get your right leg? How did Charles get here? What was that bad then just because a lot of the audience hears their micropreneurs Latimer crypto investors, but a lot of them the option that we needed want to scale by so quick and dirty on on that path today and then we'll get into like Mary. Do you want me to
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