Speaker: Olaf Carlson-Wee

Head of Risk at Coinbase
Olaf Carlson-Wee is the Head of Risk at Coinbase, the largest bitcoin company in the world, where he was the first employee. He received a BA in Sociology from Vassar College after completing his thesis on distributed networking, focusing on the implications of the mass adoption of bitcoin and other cryptographic technologies. He is an expert in decentralized ledger protocols, crypto-based financial instruments, and anti-fraud systems at scale.

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