Our first panel will introduce Neil Schwam, Investment Advisor specialized in digital assets.

Neil will present "Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies – Commerce + Culture + Art" , a conversation about cryptos’ application on technical and commercial aspects of everyday life, including a deep discussion about NFTs.

Neil Schwam brings over 20 years of experience in Risk Management, Operational Strategy and Technology Management within asset management, technology management & services, and media. Neil has led the Operational Due Diligence teams at Harcourt Investment Consulting AG, served as COO of multi-family RIAs, and managed launches of alternative asset managers. His current focus is on Due Diligence and Risk Management related to Privacy and Cyber Security across all regulated sectors and alternative asset managers, and on the creation and management of risk management programs with an emphasis on operationalizing risk into operations planning and management. Neil holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation.

The blockchain industry will disrupt entire industries. The huge influx of talent and capital leads to rapid innovation, with impressive start-up teams racing to build the most secure, decentralized and scalable Layer1 protocols, as well as developing dApps reaching mass adoption.

After the talk, stop by the Networking Table on the 5th floor of Istituto Marangoni and get in touch with COW-ORK members and cryptos enthusiasts while sipping some great Italian wines or beer kindly offered by one of our partnered venue.

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