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What Charles Hoskinson is in the world of crypto and blockchain, Alon Shulman and Paul Oakenfold are in the evolution of dance music - pioneers of their industry. Listen in on this interesting dialogue as they discuss how blockchain can be applied to the music industry to create a more fair, egalitarian system for artists and a more inclusive and engaging environment for their fans.
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, which now has hundreds of projects being built on the Cardano network.View the profile
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