Pepper Hamilton's Technology and Blockchain Technology Practice Groups will be hosting the April 2019 Philadelphia Ethereum Blockchain Meetup. This month's guest speaker is Gregory DiPrisco, head of business development at MakerDAO – creators of Dai, the world’s first decentralized stable coin. Dai is a cryptocurrency that's pegged to the U.S. Dollar and collateralized with other cryptocurrencies. In addition to working with MakerDAO, Mr. DiPrisco remains a managing partner at Distributed Capital Partners, an investment partnership that specializes in early stage blockchain projects and distributed software. In 2016, along with other partners, Mr. DiPrisco founded EtherIndex LLC, the first and only ETF in registration with the SEC to track the price of the cryptocurrency ether. Prior to working in the blockchain space, Mr. DiPrisco was a futures trader at Axiom Markets LLC, trading a variety of commodity and financial derivatives.
Pepper partner Joseph C. Guagliardo, chair of Pepper's Blockchain Technology Practice Group, will be co-hosting the event.
For more information and to register, visit https://www.meetup.com/Philadelphia-Ethereum-Meetup/events/258924474/.
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