Industry Insights: Building DeFi Infrastructure and Adoption (Panel Discussion)

Industry Insights: Building DeFi Infrastructure and Adoption (Panel Discussion)

Building DeFi Infrastructure and Adoption (Panel Discussion)

DeFi, powered by blockchain technology, is revolutionizing the financial industry. Robust and scalable infrastructure is essential to support dApps and protocols, fostering wider adoption of DeFi and empowering individuals and businesses to participate in open, transparent, and permissionless financial systems.


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About the lecturers

Philipp Schulden, Co-Founder of Rudy Capital, a company focused on creating new benchmarks in risk-adjusted returns and zeroing out digital asset market volatility. Their innovative approach involves the development of stablecoin-based and market-neutral portfolios that generate steady positive returns regardless of market conditions. With a solid commitment to innovation and disruption in the traditional finance space, Rudy Capital is well-positioned to drive the adoption of blockchain technology in the financial sector.

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Thomas Langbein is the Head of Sales and Business Development at Blocksize Capital GmbH, a company focused on digital assets, DeFi, data, DLT, banking, and other related areas. With his extensive experience in the blockchain industry, Thomas is dedicated to driving the adoption and integration of blockchain technology into traditional financial systems. He is passionate about the potential of blockchain and decentralized finance to provide more accessible and inclusive financial services to people worldwide.

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Alexander Ebeling, the Co-Founder of the Blockchain Solutions Center at T-Systems Multimedia Solutions GmbH, deeply understands blockchain technology. He believes that blockchain platforms are essentially micro-economies written in code. With his expertise in blockchain solutions, Alexander is dedicated to driving the adoption and development of blockchain technology across various industries.

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Maik Jordt is the Head of Sales, Private Sector Germany at Chainalysis Inc. This blockchain data platform provides data, software, services, and research to government agencies, financial institutions, insurance and cybersecurity companies, and exchanges worldwide. With his expertise in leading-edge technology, Maik helps customers build, grow, simplify, and transform their businesses, processes, and workflows. He is passionate about the potential of blockchain technology and the value it can bring to various industries.

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Alex Preukschat currently works at Chainlink Labs, focusing on GTM (go-to-market) product strategy and readiness. With a passion for social transformation enabled by technology and the new peer-to-peer economy, Alex has extensive experience in business development, marketing, design, and project management in the blockchain and digital identity ecosystem. Throughout his career, he has worked in the financial technology (FinTech) and tourism industries, driving innovation and leveraging technology to improve business operations.

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