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PAIA January 2019 Networking Event - NEW SPEAKER - Featuring Richie Etwaru, Founder & CEO, Hu-manity.co

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Cerulean Wine - 1439 NW Marshall St. Portland, OR 97209

We apologize for the inconvenience, but Jeff Gaus had something come up last minute and cannot speak.  We look forward to hosting Jeff as a featured speaker later in 2019.

Our NEW featured speaker is Richie Etwaru, Founder & CEO, Hu-manity.co.  Richie and Jeff are friends and Jeff actually helped arrange for Richie to speak.

Key highights:

  • One of the most watched TED talks on blockchain – 1MM+ views
  • Blockchain book used in multiple universities and in Fortune 500
  • Adjunct professor at Syracuse University – Tought first blockchain management class in the world
  • One of the first Chief Digital Officers in a Fortune 500 company
  • Multiple exits, currently Founder and CEO of Hu-manity.co – the company championing the 31st Human Right

Richie believes the most important ingredient for change is courage. Courage not mistaken with risk but consistent with the bravery required to embark upon something never attempted. 

Richie has spanned unlikely disciplines and multiple continents over two decades. He has had the honor to operate in academia, entrepreneurship, government advisory, and Fortune 500 companies in financial services and healthcare. He’s been quoted in NPR, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, The Washington Post, Computer World, Forbes, VentureBeat, WIRED, and has appeared on dozens of television stations and media outlets globally.

As founder and CEO of Hu-manity.co, Etwaru is known for pursuing the 31st Human Right “everyone has the right to legal ownership of their inherent human data as property.” He is driven to reshape the world by creating a new data economy, where inherent human data is legally human property.

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