NYC’s Token Summit to bring together blockchain pioneers

Attendees at the inaugural Token Summit taking place on Thurs., May 25 in New York City will hear the latest developments in the blockchain-based tokenized economy from the people behind them.

Organized by William Mougayar, Token Summit takes place at NYU’s Stern School of Business, offers 40 speakers and expects 400 attendees. Agenda sessions include:

  • The new value chain of crypto assets
  • Best practices in token offerings
  • The new business models powered by tokens
  • The valuations of crypto assets
  • The emergence of cryptocurrency funds
  • Legal and compliance practices
  • Governance considerations
  • The value of attention tokens
  • Quantitative market analysis
  • Future scenarios for the token economy

“Cryptographically secured digital assets and blockchain technology are dramatically changing the world of finance, investments, startups, and venture capital, while spurring business model innovation on a global scale,” Mr. Mougayar said. “Token Summit will be a seminal event for those who want to learn about the newest methods of capital raising, and the ways in which tokenized money is disrupting our economy. Our distinguished speakers will explore the economics, valuations, governance, regulations, compliance and the full spectrum of best practices around blockchain-based tokens, protocols, applications, and crypto-assets.

William Mougayar

William Mougayar

“We are at the dawn of a new economy, one that rivals the early days of the Web in terms of potential innovation and wealth creation.”

Mr.Mougayar’s co-host and co-curator is Nick Tomaino, principal at Runa Capital and founder of online publication The Control.

Participating companies include Aragon, ARK Invest, Augur, Blockstack, Brave Software, Civic, Coinbase, ConsenSys, Golem, ICONOMI, IPFS/Filecoin, Livepeer, MakerDAO, Numerai, ShapeShift, Stabl, Sia, Steemit, Storj, Tezos, Userfeeds, and 0x. Sponsors include ShapeShift, ICONOMI /, and Storj, Blockstack, Ledger, Perkins Coie, Kryptonite1, Coinbase, Brave, Argon Group, and Runa Capital

Follow developments at and Mr.Mougayar’s blog