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  • Streamr.network - How to decentralize data sharing 16. September 2021
    Streamr.network, based in Zug, is the backbone infrastructure for companies and people to automatically share data in real time and be paid for it. In this episode, Henri Pihkala tells us what it takes to build a decentralized network and how to incentive people to join it. He explains the success that they have had with their test net […]
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  • The 10 Most Important Headlines in Crypto of August 2021 2. September 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of August 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Tomer Strolight - Is Ethereum what it claims to be? 25. August 2021
    Tomer Strolight is a successful author and podcast host. He has had a lot of success with articles that have been shared by Micheal Saylor and Jimmy Song. In this podcast we discuss his most recent article "The problem with Ethereum." We discuss how it has strayed from their original promises. Tomer makes comparisons to Bitcoin and explains that Bitcoin has […]
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  • The 10 Most Important Headlines in Crypto In July 2021 10. August 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of July 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Hodling SA - How To Securely Self Custody Large Amounts of BTC 16. July 2021
    Darko Gasic and Alex Poltorak have co-founded Hodling SA. Hodling SA offers a completely non-custodial, multi-signature wallet solution for storing large amounts of bitcoin for institutional holders, family offices and individuals. It is does not depend on a third party, is resistant to seizure even from nation state actors and works even if the company […]
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  • The 10 Most Important Headlines in Crypto In June 2021 2. July 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of June 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Cyril Lapinte - Bringing Compliance to Defi 24. June 2021
    Cyril Lapinte is a programmer by education. He worked at the SIX, the Swiss Exchange and in a Swiss bank before developing the defi community in Switzerland. He is the main architect behind C-layer. “C” like compliance is a layer of code that brings compliance to defi. Cyril will explain to us in detail what […]
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  • Zach Harvey - Lamassu 11. June 2021
    Zach Harvey is CEO of Lamassu, a company that builds ATM machines for bitcoin. They increase adoption of bitcoin, as well as increase business in the shops that choose to install them. We get an insight into who is using ATM’s and for what purpose. Zach describes how they went from running a guitar store […]
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  • May 2021 Review 2. June 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of May 2021. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association […]
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  • Anita Posch 28. May 2021
    Anita Posch runs a podcast on bitcoin, called the Anita Posch show. She has similar interests to the listeners of this podcast. She is not interested in talking about whether the price of bitcoin will go up 10% in the next week or some macro bla bla about whether you should buy or sell. We […]
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  • rready.com - David Hengartner- Innovation in a Box 20. May 2021
    Episode 32. Today I am pleased to have David Hengartner. He is co-founder of a start-up called rready. rready offers a platform that helps companies promote innovation by harnessing the ideas and innovation that come directly from their own employees. He will tell us how to make innovation a process and how to measure it. […]
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  • TradeCloud - Simon Collins 12. May 2021
    In episode 31, I speak to Simon Collins. He is the CEO and co-founder of TradeCloud. TradeCloud is a platform designed to improve trading and  supply chain management of the commodities industry. Simon will explain how it is a huge leap forward from the antiquated existing system and how this entreprise blockchain solution digitizes and automates […]
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  • April Review 5. May 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of April. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • Nym Mixnet - -Claudia Diaz 21. April 2021
    In this episode I speak to Claudia Diaz. She is co-founder and chief science officer of Nym Technologies. She will tell us how Nym aims to help everyone achieve anonymity on the internet. Nym recently came out with their White Paper and she will explain its design and how everyone will be able to use […]
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  • March Review 15. April 2021
    In this episode we discuss some of the major news headlines relating to crypto in the month of March. To do this I am joined by Mauro Cappiello and Alex Poltorak. Mauro is the founder and CEO of Blockchain Innovation Group.  He is also a mentor at F10, a start up incubator, and co-chair of the Crypto Valley Association Working […]
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  • James Miners, head of start up and innovation programs at Fongit 9. April 2021
    Fongit is a start up incubator in Geneva. James is responsible for selection, incubation and coaching of start ups. He has supported some leading start ups like Proton Mail, Comba Group, Media Maps and many others. He will tell us about his early life as a physicist and start up entrepreneur. We also discuss how Fongit guides a company from […]
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  • Alexandre Gaillard, InvestGlass, Swiss fintech start up 1. April 2021
    Alexandre Gaillard, CEO and founder of InvestGlass, a Swiss based CRM tool for banks and asset managers. We talk about his journey to building a successful fintech start up, the need to continually iterate, the help he got from Fongit, a start up incubator in Geneva, and the freedom that comes from being completely self funded […]
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  • Jordi Baylina- Decentralisation, Zk proofs and DAO hack- the fun stuff 11. March 2021
    Welcome to episode 26 of the The Swiss Road to Crypto, with Jordi Baylina. Jordi has deep knowledge of decentralized systems and zero knowledge proofs. He is striving for Catalonian independence, so he knows a thing or two about censorship resistant communications systems. Jordi will share his deep knowledge on these topics. We will also […]
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  • Monthly Review - Febuary 2. March 2021
    Welcome to The Swiss Road to Crypto monthly review. In this series, we review the major news headlines from Switzerland and the world of the past month and discuss what we think was important. To do this I am joined again by Mauro Cappiello founder and CEO of Blockchain innovation group, co-chair of the entreprise […]
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  • Emerick Mary, president of the Blockchain Committee at HEC Montreal and podcaster. 15. February 2021
    In this episode we speak to Emerick Mary. He is president of the blockchain committee at the Montreal Business School, a member of CVA and a podcaster. He tells what it took to start a podcast as a student, what is has brought him, how it is similar to running a small business and what […]
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