Gary Schwartz, Managing Director of Pegasus Fintech, a global ICO accelerator, keynotes on the evolving way identity and PII (Personally Identifiable Information) are managed in a world post-GDPR, post-Facebook debacle. What are the innovative ways that the blockchain can solve for efficiencies and sovereign control.
Over the past 25 years, Gary has played a leadership role in the high-tech industry founding, investing and managing a number of companies in the health, marketing, social media, blockchain and financial sectors. Gary keynotes globally on blockchain application development and security token-based capital formation. He runs token solutions for cities, multinationals and variety of pubic dAAPS.
He is a six-time recipient of the Deloitte Fast 50 Award and was recognized as the “2013 Mobile Commerce Evangelist of the Year” and “2014 US Retail Innovator of the Year.” Gary is an award-winning Simon & Schuster NYC author with titles that include “THE IMPULSE ECONOMY,” “FAST SHOPPER, SLOW STORE” and is presently writing a book on the Fourth Industrial Revolution called “IF THINGS COULD SPEAK.”
Gary is alumnus of Columbia University in New York and the Stanford University Center in Yokohama, where he was the recipient of the Asia and Japan Foundation Fellowships.