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The American Ismaili Chamber of Commerce is the only Ismaili Chamber of Commerce in the world. The Chamber organizes webinars and events to educate its members about trends and new opportunities to create value.

The American Ismaili Chamber of Commerce (AICC) is an independent, registered 501-c-6, non-profit organization with the mandate to foster economic development through enterprise creation for the Aga Khan Ismaili community in the United States. The Chamber is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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                                          Understanding Blockchain technology and investments in Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies                                                                                     

There has been a lot of recent press coverage devoted to Bitcoins and other digital currencies, especially as retail investors invest in these digital assets amid extreme volatility in values of Bitcoin and other digital currencies. In this environment, investors, entrepreneurs, and professionals would greatly benefit from understanding the fundamentals of Bitcoins and other digital currencies, and the Blockchain technology helps create these cryptocurrencies, as it would allow them to separate fact from fiction and make critically informed decisions.

Please join us for an AICC Member Call with an expert who will help us understand the fundamentals of Blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies, and talk about the risks and opportunities as these technologies help reshape industries and the economy.

Dial-into discover:

·         What is blockchain technology?

·         What is Bitcoin and how does it work?

·         What are publicly traded cryptoassets (beyond Bitcoin)?

·         What are token sales / Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)?

Fast Facts:
    AICC Member Call: Understanding Blockchain technology and investments in Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies

Who:     Speaker is Matt Chwierut, Research Director at Smith + Crown (see below for presenter bio)
When:   Saturday, Feb 10th, 2017
Time:    10:30 am CT (08:30 PT / 11:30 ET)

Following registration, you will be sent a confirmation email with bridge details for the conference call.

Presenter Bio: Matt Chwierut is the Research Director at Smith + Crown. He guides a research team in evaluating new Blockchain protocols, tracking trends and new developments in the industry, and reviewing countless white papers. He is a Fellow at the Singapore Institute of Management. Matt is currently working on Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and block chains. These technologies have become a lightning rod for broad efforts to decentralize information, computing, and authority. Matt holds degrees from University of California Berkeley and Stanford University.

We look forward to hosting you on the call. For any questions please email: support@ismailichamber.org




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