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Moderated by CIARAN ADRIAN RYAN: Editor at Moneyweb Crypto.
ADESHINA ADEWUMI: CEO and Co-founder for One Kiosk Africa
BISHNEN KUMALO: Executive Head of SA Modernisation at BankservAfrica
MICHELLE CHIVUNGA N: Founder/CEO & Investor at Global Policy House, Senior Advisor to Government of Bermuda, African Union, WUSME & Fintech4Good
MONICA SINGER: South Africa Lead for ConsenSys
Blockchain Africa Conference 2021 - From Hype to Mainstream, the 7th edition of Bitcoin Events annual conference, took place online on the 18 and 19 March 2021 and focused on how cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology is moving from hype to mainstream adoption.
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Adeshina Adewumi is the Co-founder and CEO of One Kiosk Africa; an ecommerce solution with operations in Africa leveraging Geo-location and machine learning to empower the informal retail store owners by giving them access to market and finance through sales data. As a seasoned entrepreneur who understands that capacity development and funding gap that exists in Africa. He also serves as a Partner with Aptive Capital; a US based $1million portfolio Fund Company committed to supporting entrepreneurs in capacity development and funding across Africa.View the profile
I have over eighteen years international working experience in Information Technology with a Masters from the London School of Economics and Political Science in Information Systems and a Bachelors and Honours from the University of Cape Town. My working experience spans the African continent and Europe. I honed my craft in Technology through driving large scale, complex implementations through leading multi-disciplinary, often geographically distributed teams. Over the past few years I have turned my focus on delivering Technology projects through new forms of team management through Agile (SAFE Certified); focused customer insights through collating and pooling Big Data, using APIs for Third Party integrations, and reducing Cost to Serve through Cloud.View the profile
CEO/Investor- Global Policy House and Senior Advisor to several Governments,Multilateral institutions and Family Office Firms and Investment Groups Globally Government of Bermuda - African Union - World Union of Small and Medium Enterprises FinTech4Good - Senator World Business Angels Investment Forum partner African Development BankView the profile
In the same way I transformed the financial markets in South Africa with STRATE more than 20 years ago from physical to digital, I am now working to implement Blockchain solutions on behalf of Consensys. As a board member of Saica I commit to defending the profession’s standing in society. I’m also passionate about education so I’m committed to working with the University of Johannesburg and the Accounting Blockchain Coalition to develop guidelines in Blockchain for current and future chartered accountants.View the profile
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