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Garrick Hileman

Dr Garrick Hileman is one of the world's most-cited cryptocurrency and blockchain technology researchers, and the founder of Ambient. He is the author of the first University of Cambridge "Global Cryptocurrency Benchmarking Study" and the follow-on "Global Blockchain Benchmarking Study". He also authored the CoinDesk “State of Bitcoin” and “State of Blockchain” reports from 2013-2016 and published two major empirical stablecoins research studies in 2018-19. He created and taught the first UK class on blockchain technology at the University of Cambridge. Garrick was ranked as one of the 100 most influential economists in the UK and Ireland and he is regularly asked to share his research and perspective with government organizations and media, including the FT, BBC, CNBC, WSJ, and NPR. He was previously head of research at and a visiting fellow at both the University of Cambridge and London School of Economics.

Tara is the Head of Product at Twinstake, one of the leading staking infrastructure providers for institutions. She brings extensive crypto and web3 expertise after 4 years at crypto compliance company Elliptic where she worked across product, delivery and technical crypto advisory including training financial institutions and international police forces on technical crypto and crypto crime topics. Prior to this she led product for a digital asset cold storage trading firm and a crypto securities lending platform. She has also led product development within Corporate and Institutional Digital at HSBC.


Tara Annison


The 5th International Conference on
Mathematical Research for Blockchain Economy

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