Welcome to the Advance Tech Podcast bringing you news you won’t hear in the mainstream media. Hosted by Alexandra Moxin and Adam Dymitruk. We provide a spotlight for innovative and disruptive initiatives and interview guests defining the technology of tomorrow.
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Claire Gallant is a talented cryptoasset and blockchain technologies researcher, token designer and educator. She is a payment advisor for Payfirma, and a well-known community organizer and advocate for technology innovation as opportunities to establish new forms of value creation and social transformatiion. Claire is the Organizer of Women in Blockchain Vancouver, Organizer of the Gender Dynamics Speakers Series 2018 through Co[i]nfluence, and Organizer of the BC Blockchain Forum and the Spotlight on Women in Blockchain Roundtable. For comprehensive shownotes and links in the episode take a look below or click the episode title.
This week we interview James Nugent, a software developer from Bath, England. He currently works in engineering at Joyent, an open source public cloud company recently acquired by Samsung Electronics. Previously, James was a core contributor at HashiCorp building operations tooling, and Event Store LLP, which produces an open source stream database with a built in projections system. For a comprehensive breakdown of the episode and showlinks take a look at the shownotes below or by clicking the episode title.
Martin Kleppmann is a software engineer, entrepreneur, author and speaker. He co-founded Rapportive (acquired by LinkedIn in 2012) and Go Test It (acquired by Red Gate Software in 2009). An accomplished author and academic, Martin wrote a book for OReilly, called Designing Data-Intensive Applications, while working as a researcher at the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory.
This week we interview Hussein Hallak, General Manager and Head Mentor at Launch Academy! We cover how Hussein became a serial entrepreneur, startup advisor, investor and mentor. Hussein speaks about what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur and how passion, hard work and humility are the keys to success in any field. For a comprehensive breakdown of the episode and showlinks take a look at the shownotes by clicking the episode title.
This week we interview Brian Benz, Senior Developer Advocate from Microsoft! We cover a lot in this episode from Open Source contributions by Microsoft to Java, Azure and the cloud. His team is hiring! If you are a well known Java expert looking for new opportunities who is also passionate for contributing to and advancing the platform, reach out at MS Dev Advocate Jobs or visit the Advance Tech Media website and look at the shownotes for links! For a comprehensive breakdown of the episode and showlinks take a look at the shownotes by clicking the episode title.
This week we interview Cryptocurrency, ICO, Blockchain and Ethereum expert Erik Reppel from Coinbase and Robert Reppel CTO at Adaptech! To find out more about this episode take a look at the shownotes by clicking the episode title.