Samantha Radocchia

Guest Speaker: Digital Manufacturing, IoT, Blockchain

Building, writing, and speaking at the intersection of emerging tech and cultural trends.Samantha Radocchia, or “Sam Rad” for short, is an entrepreneur, author, engineer, and early blockchain pioneer and advocate who combines the mindsets of an anthropologist and a technologist. A three-time entrepreneur, Sam holds several patents, and is a co-founder of a company currently in stealth, working at the intersection of live-streaming and global payments. Previously, she was a co-founder of Chronicled, a San Francisco-based enterprise blockchain company focused on the pharmaceutical supply chain and automating payments workflows.When she's not heads down building companies, Sam’s led corporate trainings at Fortune 100 companies, governments, investment firms, and the United Nations, educating leaders on the technologies and cultural shifts that will shape their organizations—and daily lives—in the decades to come. Sam is the author of the #1 Best Selling book, Bitcoin Pizza: The No Bullshit Guide to Blockchain, writes as a contributor to Forbes, and was named to their 30 Under 30 List in 2017. She’s deeply passionate about Future of Work, Future of Production, Future of Community/Governance as manifested through decentralizing systems, virtual and augmented reality, and media/gaming. Sam is a licensed pilot and has accumulated over 700 jumps as a competitive skydiver. Follow Sam at @SamRadOfficial.