Initial Coin Offerings: What Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

2017-08-22 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hodges Room (Room 335)
Address: 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

Are the recent successful Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) by Atlanta-based cybersecurity healthcare startup Patientory ($7.2 million, July 2017) and distributed cloud storage startup Storj ($30 million, May 2017) the sign of funding trends to come? To date, companies have raised more than $1.3 billion in proceeds via this cryptocurrency funding mechanism. But what is it? And, is it right for every entrepreneur looking to raise capital?

Join a diverse and dynamic panel comprised of market experts for their perspectives on ICOs. Moderated by ATDC FinTech Catalyst Jeff Gapusan, the panel will discuss the process and lessons learned, the implications of future regulations, and possibilities for entrepreneurs and investors, alike. 

Panelists:

Chrissa McFarlane, Patientory Founder & CEO

Austin Mills, Morris, Manning & Martin

Mitchell Kopelman, Partner in Technology & Biosciences, Aprio

Shawn Wilkinson, Storj Founder

Moderator: Jeff Gapusan

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