Join us at our Web3 North America Summit to explore what Web3 is, how it's changing the internet, and bridging the gap between Web2 and Web3. We'll host sessions & Q+A's with experts and investors who are at the forefront of building and investing in the next wave of the web. ***All attendees will be entered to win free tickets to SG Global 22 - taking place April 12- 13th in Redwood City and worldwide.
Founder & CEO
SVP and Channel Chief
Co-founder & DAO Contributor
Crypto Journalist & Podcast Host
Ryan is co-founder and CEO of Messari, a leading crypto asset data and research company. Prior to founding Messari, he was an entrepreneur-in-residence at ConsenSys, and was on the founding teams of Digital Currency Group, where he managed the firm’s seed investing activity, and CoinDesk, where he led the company’s restructuring and annual Consensus conferences. He has been an investor and prolific writer in the crypto industry since 2013.
Sandy Carter is Senior Vice President and Channel Chief at Unstoppable Domains. In this role, she is responsible for driving new partnerships and integrations for Web 3.0, Blockchain, and NFTs. She is the founder of Women of Web3. Her mission is to onboard the world onto the decentralized web by building blockchain based identity platform.
Previously, Sandy was the Vice President for Public Sector Partners and Programs at AWS. In this role, she was responsible for driving next-generation partnering in cloud, machine learning, IoT and blockchain. She grew the partner ecosystem over 45% as the ecosystem contributed significantly to the success of the business.
Sandy is the Chairman of the Board of Girls in Tech, and an adjunct professor at Carnegie Mellon University Silicon Valley. She is also the author of Extreme Innovation: Three Superpowers for Purpose and Profit. She is a Top 100 Chief Tech Leader, Federal 100 Award Winner, member of Fortune Most Powerful Women, Stevie Award Winner for Women of the Year Technology, CRN 2021 Power 100, Top 50 Digital Influencers, Top 10 AI Influencers Verdicts ten of the most influential people in artificial intelligence, and the Top 10 Cloud Computing Influencer.
Gaby is an investor at The Chernin Group, where she focuses on the firm’s investments at the intersection of consumer and crypto.
Before joining TCG, Gaby invested in early-stage consumer companies at both Bessemer Venture Partners and Chapter One. Outside of work, Gaby writes about web3 and digital culture on her Mirror publication, gaby.mirror.xyz.
Chase is a DAO contributor at Index Coop and RabbitHole and co-founder of Decentology, where she now advises on DAO tooling.
Patrick is a product engineer at Mirror.xyz, a web3 publishing tool. In his free time, he writes about the intersection of crypto, creators, and communities at https://p.mirror.xyz.
Laura Shin is a crypto journalist and hosts the crypto podcast Unchained. Formerly a senior editor at Forbes, she was the first mainstream journalist to cover crypto full-time and is the author of the forthcoming book, The Cryptopians: Idealism, Greed, Lies, and the Making of the First Big Cryptocurrency Craze.
She graduated Phi Beta Kappa with Honors from Stanford University and has a master of arts from Columbia University’s School of Journalism.