Education as Key Driver of Adoption (Panel Discussion)

Education as Key Driver of Adoption (Panel Discussion)

Industry Insights: Education as Key Driver of Adoption (Panel Discussion)

How important is Crypto Education? And how will it help with financial inclusion? The speakers share their personal experience with Crypto Assets and the significance they see in Crypto Asset Education, especially its role for young investors.


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About the lecturers

Moritz Schildt is a lawyer by education and has spent most of his professional life in managerial and entrepreneurial roles in the financial services and asset management sector. After getting in touch with crypto & blockchain back in 2013 Moritz has been actively investing in and promoting the Web3 revolution. He is a co-founder of investment firm coinIX with more than 40 investments in the segment, has co-founded Hanseatic Blockchain Institute in Hamburg, and serves as a member of the board of Bundesblock. Moritz is primarily interested in regulation, crypto-investments, DeFi, and NFT use cases besides memes.

LinkedIn profile of Moritz Schildt

Andreas Traum is a Partner in the German Financial Services Advisory practice of PwC coordinating the company's digital assets service offering and combining the strengths of PwC in the field of Advisory, Assurance and Tax & Legal. Working with traditional financial institutions and new crypto players alike, we help shape the digital assets ecosystem in Germany, Europe and worldwide.

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Arno Pernthaler is a Corporate Venturing expert in the space of Distributed Ledger Technologies, Digital Assets and Web3. Arno has co-founded the DEC Institute together with leading academic institutions, which has launched the international charter-holder programs CBX® and CDAA® for talent and professionals in the blockchain space. From 2019-2022 Arno was heading the corporate development of Atomyze, a USD 30 mio. industry-backed digital marketplace for tokenization and trading of commodities on blockchain technology. Before that, he worked as a corporate development manager for Swisscom Blockchain AG. Arno started his career in Digital Strategy & Consulting at Monitor Deloitte and was professionalizing his blockchain know-how working for the Deloitte EMEA Blockchain Lab in Dublin in 2017.

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Maria Eneva-Olms is the co-founder of EkoLance, a web3 education and recruitment platform with over 1500 blockchain professionals in their talent pool. She is a financial service professional with over 8 years of experience in consulting banks, asset managers, and insurance companies on technology topics. Moreover, Maria is the author of articles about crypto investing as well as a frequent speaker and moderator at blockchain conferences. She is the creator of the Blockchain YouTube Channel "Ledger Nation". Furthermore, Maria is a Board Member of the Global Blockchain Women Alliance.

LinkedIn profile of Maria Eneva-Olms

Michael Wild works as Senior Director and general manager at Binance in Germany as well as MD in Austria & Switzerland. In early 2022 he also Co-founded the Rhein-Main circle of Corporate Connections Global, LLC, a network for Entrepreneurs worldwide and gained experience at several companies such as KOMG DE, Credit Suisse, and eToro.

LinkedIn profile of Michael Wild


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