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Peter Schiff began his investment career as a financial consultant with Shearson Lehman Brothers, after having earned a degree in finance and accounting from U.C. Berkeley in 1987.
The Honorable Kenneth J. Braithwaite of Pennsylvania served as the 77th Secretary of the Navy from 2020 to 2021. He was the first Navy flag officer (admiral) to become a confirmed Secretary of the Navy. Previously he served as U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway where he strengthened bilateral relations especially on defense with emphasis on the Arctic.
Aside from his academic and business roles, Dr. Roubini is a highly respected economist and widely cited by the media. He served in a variety of consultancy and advisory roles including at the White House, the IMF, and the World Bank among others.
Elected in 2016, Darren Soto represents Central Florida in Congress. He fights every day to create high paying jobs, increase access to higher education, and ensure clean water, land, and air for his constituents.
Dr. Stornetta is considered by many to be the co-inventor of the blockchain. His series of papers and patents, written with Dr. Stuart Haber at Bell Communications Research, laid the foundation for Bitcoin and other digital currencies.
Yves Mersch is a pioneer of the monetary union. Since the founding of the ECB and thus since the introduction of the euro, he has spent many years on the ECB Governing Council deciding on interest rates.
Actor, filmmaker, musician, entrepreneur and philanthropist Adrian Grenier is as passionate about embodying compelling characters as he is about developing successful business ventures and leading a campaign for environmentally conscious living.
At the height of the pandemic, TV star Ben McKenzie (The O.C., Gotham) was the perfect mark for cryptocurrency: a dad stuck at home with some cash in his pocket, worried about his family, armed with only the vague notion that people were making heaps of money on something he—despite a degree in economics—didn’t entirely understand. Lured in by the promise of taking power from banks, possibly improving democracy, and sure, a touch of FOMO, McKenzie dove deep into blockchain, Bitcoin, and the various other coins and exchanges on which they are traded.
An author and documentarian, Douglas Rushkoff was named one of the world’s 10 most influential thinkers by MIT. His talks are a culmination of his pioneering work, and an infallible source of what’s to come.
George is an American investor, writer, economist, techno-utopian advocate, and co-founder of the Discovery Institute. His 1981 bestseller Wealth and Poverty advanced a case for supply-side economics and capitalism during the Reagan administration.
Nassim studies probability and is a Distinguished Professor of Risk Engineering at NYU's Tandon School of Engineering. A prolific author, his multivolume essay covering broad facets of uncertainty, the Incerto, is published in 43 languages.
Stuart co-invented the blockchain technique for ensuring digital records integrity in 1990, and co-founded Surety, spun off from Bellcore to offer digital time-stamping services—the first commercial deployment of a blockchain—in 1995.
Thomas is an Alternate Member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank and holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Zurich. From 2006 to 2009, he was Executive Director at the IMF in Washington, D.C.