Colin Cantrell

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Colin Cantrell
Founder & Chief Architect, Nexus Blockchain

Bio

Colin Cantrell is a software architect, avid musician and composer with a strong belief that music will help introduce many people to the benefits of blockchain. Colin taught himself how to code at the age of 12 years old and in 2014 he created the Nexus blockchain and digital currency. Nexus is a 3D blockchain architecture that scales using Cisco’s LISP network and allows developers to code smart contracts in any language. Colin takes pride in consulting enterprise use cases and developing blockchain software solutions that can be easily integrated with the end user in mind.

As the son of Jim Cantrell, founding member of SpaceX and current CEO of Vector Space Systems, Colin built his first rocket at the age of 16 years old. Combining his interests in space and decentralization, Colin’s ultimate goal is to provide hardware for space communication while creating a world where people have a greater connection to one another.

Sessions

How Blockchain is Remaking the Media/Entertainment Business
10:50-11:20 AM
Venetian Level 4, Lando 4302