Blockchain Speakers Interview Series
The Blockchain Expo conference arrived in Santa Clara on 28-29 November 2018. The conference featured notable experts exploring the industries set to be disrupted most by blockchain technology.
Introducing Mahesh Sashital
Mahesh Sashital is the cofounder of Smartereum, a Houston-based blockchain and crypto news startup. His team launched Smartereum in 2017 after they saw a gap in coverage of the blockchain industry outside of cryptocurrencies but in the mainstream business media. They’ve grown rapidly and now get an average 350k visitors per month.
How was your talk meaningful for Blockchain Expo attendees?
“I moderated a panel on Day 1 of Blockchain Expo. The topic was “How Can Developers Make the Most of the Blockchain Opportunity?” Expert engineers from major tech companies and startups gave their take on what it means to be a blockchain developer. Attendees learned what kind of work you might do as one.”
What specific tips or insights did attendees get?
“Panelists from beginner to expert shared their experiences to help attendees learn how to take their blockchain experience to the next level. That could mean googling “Solidity” for the first time or crystalizing their vision for the blockchain startup they’ve been thinking about for the past 3 months.”
Why did you decide to give this talk?
“I’ve have made it my mission in life to educate whoever I can about the difference between blockchain & cryptocurrencies. I attend these events to learn about the incredibly brilliant projects folks are working on.”
About Blockchain Expo North America
Attendees at Blockchain Expo North America met with over 8,000 + like-minded individuals, 400+ exhibitors such as IBM, SAP, Hyperledger, Stratis, Enterprise Ethereum Alliance and Bitfury, in a series of networking opportunities. The Blockchain Expo allowed them to ask questions to the events 250+ thought leading speakers in Q&A sessions.