Town Hall Los Angeles
Better Mousetrap, Better Mouse
The Promise of Blockchain & Quantum: Computing Nouveau

Jason Schenker

Chairman, The Futurist Institute

February 4, 2019 12:00 PM    Lunch
City Club
555 S. Flower St. 51st Floor, Los Angeles CA 90071

TicketPrice
Member $75.00
Non-Member $95.00

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*This event is being rescheduled for a future date, which is yet to be determined.*

Jason Schenker, Chairman of The Futurist Institute, will discuss the hope and hype surrounding blockchain as an emerging disruptive database technology. A popular speaker in 2017, Jason will also discuss the coming hardware step-change of quantum computing with a focus on the direct risks and threats to blockchain technology. He will discuss the significant potential for quantum computing to foster a new wave of scientific discovery as well as the risk that quantum computing advances could trigger a global cybersecurity arms race. If you work in finance, technology, government, law, real estate, engineering or academia – register early, seating is limited for this don’t-miss event!

Ticket includes a signed copy of Schenker’s book Quantum: Computing Nouveau.

PARKING:
$8 Underground valet parking with 3-hour validation.

ATTIRE:
Business casual is acceptable. No jeans or tennis shoes.

Please reserve no later than 12:00 pm on Thursday, January 31. Cancellations must be made by 12:00 pm on Thursday, January 31 in order to receive a refund.

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