This webinar is designed to support CPAs and accounting professionals in their efforts to have more constructive and informed client engagements with respect to blockchain and digital asset opportunities. This discussion provides a comprehensive primer into blockchain, its use cases, and some of the new asset classes this groundbreaking technology has inspired. Attendees will gain a firm understanding of a distributed ledger and, in particular, its impact on financial services.
Dara Albright is an accomplished fintech pundit and host of the DWealth Muse podcast, a weekly podcast that bridges the knowledge gap between conventional and modern finance through original coverage of the tidal wave of technological and regulatory change headed to finance as it shifts to a digital and more decentralized substratum. Albright presently advises multiple organizations on their fintech, blockchain, and digital finance initiatives, and currently serves on the board of Worthy Financial, a digital investment app redefining how Americans access alternative investment products and rated by investors in 2020 as one of the top consumer fintech to watch. Albright is also the co-founder of DWealth Ed, a new financial EdTech platform offering incentivized learning for financial professionals, business executives, and modern-day investors/consumers (“investumers”) as they seek to understand the monumental impact fintech is making on financial services, businesses, and economies at-large.
Jahon Jamali is a leading expert on emerging technologies, global risk management, and international relations. After receiving his B.A. & M.A. from Johns Hopkins University, he began his career as a U.S. Intelligence Officer with the Pentagon’s Defense and Intelligence Agency. He has served worldwide as a trained human intelligence officer and former interrogator and is a recipient of the Defense Intelligence Agency Award for Excellence. Jahon is currently a renowned digital asset and crypto educator and community influencer. He is routinely sought by the media to explain the current events in the digital asset landscape and to explain the intersection of cryptocurrency blockchain technology and security. He has been featured on Cheddar News, Real America's Voice News, Forbes, Financial Times, and NTD News.