Bruce Pon

Founder, Ocean Protocol (Germany)

Bruce Pon is the Founder of BigchainDB and Ocean Protocol, blockchain startups focused on bringing data and AI together since 2013. Previously, Bruce co-founded Avantalion, a consulting firm that helped to build 20 banks around the globe for companies such as Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Mitsubishi & Jaguar LandRover. He has an Advanced Executive Certificate from MITSloan, a B.Sc in Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan and has given guest lectures at Oxford, MIT Media Lab, Columbia University and the European School of Management & Technology. In addition to being in the 2020 full-length documentary Cryptopia, Bruce was featured in Oxford University and Saïd Business School’s online Blockchain course as a guest expert.

My Talk

Tokenize to Monetize: Data as a Sustainable Business Model

Data is being generated in ever greater amounts and is, consequently, under-utilized. For industry to advance and cross-vertical innovation to be made, data needs to be shared freely. Using mobility as an example, we’ll explore what a new open data sharing future could look like with four simple building blocks that allow data providers to […]