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Capitalism 2050: April 15th



12:30pm to 12:40pm Opening Statements Kwasi Asare – Founder, Capitalism 2050 

12:40pm to 1pm Cannabis as an Investment Vehicle

John O'Malley Guerilla Management/New West Summit

Catherine Enny Guerilla Management/New West Summit

1pm to 1:20pm The End of Prohibition Public Policy around Cannabis, CBD, THC and Banking

Jocelyn Kane Legislative Director at Coachella Valley Cannabis Alliance Network (CVCAN)

1:20pm to 1:40pm Existential Hope

Allison Duettman 

1:50pm  to 2:20pm Diversity and Gender communities enabled by technology

Angelic WIliams CEO My Umbrella

Phu Styles Women in Block Chain Foundation

2:20pm to 2:40pm The Future of Media and Blockchain 

Ritesh Patel CEO The TIcket Fairy

Tucker Gumber Founder Fest Evo

Shira Lazar Founder Whats Trending!

Nanu Berks Artist & Crypto Cultural Arts Ambassador in the City of Austin

Kim Parnell Cofounder/CEO Blank

2:40pm to 3:00pm HUSTLE: The New Approach to Political Organizing WIth Ysaid Ferreiras COO Hustle

3:00pm to 3:20pm Crypto and Blockchain for the Everyday Consumer"

Lin Dai CEO Hooch/Hooch Black

Andris Merkulovs  CEO and Co-Founder Monetizr

Gideon Gipson CEO Kick City

Lamine Zarrad CEO Joust 


3:20pm to 3:40pm ICOs, Alt Coins, and investing in Cryptocurrency

Chad Anderson President Oceanside Digital Assets

Kevin Fischer Crypto Lotus

MIchelle Tsing Attorney, Advisor, Founder, Futurist

3:40pm to 4pm Kodak, Burger King, Overstock and The Tokenization of The Fortune 500

Jessica Zartler  Blockchain Anthropologist 

Elizabeth Hunker  Entrepreneur in Residence at vLAB, Entrepreneur in Residence, Head of Brand + UX at ETR and Entrepreneur in Residence at Aptiviti 

4pm to 4:20pm "AI and Social Impact" Fireside Chat W

Manuel Coichy CEO/Chief Design Officer Senso Laboratories Inc.

4:30pm  Performance by Pablo Dylan and James Harte



Kwasi Asare - CEO/Founder Fighter Interactive

Kwasi began his career as an Investment Banker at Citigroup's' Solomon Smith Barney Investment Bank after graduating from The University of  Pennsylvania with a degree in International Politics. While at Citigroup earned Series 7, Series 55, Series 63 and Series 3 licenses with a concentration on International Equity Sales and High Grade US Bond Sales

Kwasi eventually became the New Media Director for Sean "Diddy" Combs'  burgeoning empire, simultaneously overseeing the development & marketing for Diddy's brands, including: Ciroc, Sean John Fragrance,  Sean John Clothing and Bad Boy Entertainment. 

Throughout his storied career he has executed global marketing and business  development campaigns for artists, brands, and technology platforms  including: Ice Cube, Prince, Pharrell Williams, Wu Tang Clan, LL Cool J,  Outkast, Gnarls Barkley, Google,John Legend, Snoop Dogg, Mary J  Blige,The Roots,The Fugees,Cypress Hill, Diageo, Sony Music and Estee  Lauder. Apple, Startup America, Joe Montana and Superstar Games, Facebook, BitTorrent, Monster Products, The Consumer Technology  Association, Microsoft, Universal Music, Warner Music Group etc.

Advisory Board Memberships/Appointments:

Cinematique, Nexus Global Youth Summit, Regen Villages, Artlery, HashtagRadio,  Consumer Technology Association Leaders in Technology, Ticketfairy, Bitclave, Spectiv VR, Impact PPA


The World is at a critical point in the history (and future) of  Technology and Capitalism. Across the Global Economy from Cryptocurrency  to Cannabis to Climate Change, Public Policy is being passed, decisions  are being made, and companies are being funded that will affect the  future of humanity and how we sustain ourselves and grow on earth and  beyond. Therefore it is imperative that we seek out business models and  governance that ensures a future that has the potential for the highest quality of life for the most people across the globe. 

Introducing Capitalism 2050

Capitalism 2050 is a thought leadership platform that seeks to shape public policy and entrepreneurship to steer humanity to its most optimal outcomes.


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