Tomicah Tillemann

Rise of Blockchain and Its Global Adoption

Tomicah Tillemann

Talk: Rise of Blockchain and Its Global Adoption

After the recent craze around blockchain technology and an insane growth in the valuation of cryptocurrencies, many of us are wondering about the future of blockchain. Does the technology have broader potential to impact the mainstream economy, government and institutions, or is it going to remain a domain of hackers and financial speculators? Dr. Tomicah Tillemann offers a unique perspective with his vast experience in both blockchain and civic institutions, and his work to connect the two.

Tomicah Tillemann

Dr. Tomicah Tillemann is the Chairman of the Global Blockchain Business Council, a co-founder of the Blockchain Trust Accelerator, and a member of the Advisory Board of the BitFury Group. He is also the Director of the Bretton Woods II program at New America. Between 2010 and 2014 he served as a Senior Advisor for Civil Society and Emerging Democracies to Secretaries of State Hillary Clinton and John Kerry.