Adi Sideman is a pioneer in participatory media, an entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience creating apps and companies in the user-generated video space. Adi founded YouNow in 2011 and grew it to be a global video social network with more than 40 Million users and over 120 million user sessions per month. In 2017 Adi and the team at YouNow launched PROPS by YouNow is a blockchain based decentralized video ecosystem. PROPS Token sales have raised $25 million from over 1,700 institutions and investors including Union Square Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Venrock, BlockTower Capital, Winklevoss Capital, Hashed, Ned Scott and Notation Capital. As well as leading content creators Casey Neistat and Phil DeFranco. Prior to founding PROPS/ YouNow, Adi was CEO of Oddcast, a media technology company that powered many of the web's biggest apps, including Office Max’s “Elf Yourself”, Careerbuilder's Monk- e-Mail and Volkswagen's Babymaker. Adi is also the co-founder of KSolo, the web’s first online Karaoke service that was acquired by Fox Interactive (MySpace) and Co-Founder of TargetSpot, the world’s largest audio ad network.
Here's where you'll find Adi Sideman (CEO - PROPS by YouNow)
March 22, 2018
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM 45 minutes
How Blockchain, BitCoin, and ICOs Will Change the Face of Media
Add to Calendar 03/22/2018 15:00 03/22/2018 15:45 Europe/Amsterdam How Blockchain, BitCoin, and ICOs Will Change the Face of Media The world of currency, fundraising, and monetization in media is fundamentally changing. New financing options built on the blockchain will change how creators are funded, how artists work with brands, and how audiences and creators connect. This session explores what the tokenized business of the future looks like, how you can raise financing for your projects through cryptocurrencies, what you need to know to do an ICO, and much, much more. | Zurich | false MM/DD/YYYY