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Sunday, March 29, 2020

Emerging technologies at the intersection of business, economy, and politics.

 We start with blockchain.

We were born July 2018 as the market headed into what is now known as the Crypto Winter. Distrust of ICOs and cryptocurrencies, confusion about blockchain, exacerbated by pay-to-play coverage of the industry — and things looked dire. But these are exactly the reasons why we created Forkast.News.

Our goal is simple. We want to help global audiences connect at a deeper level with the stories and companies that are reshaping the future – in language we can all understand.

Forkast.News aggregates and centralizes quality content, curated from experts and industry contributors.

We want you to engage in technology that will change the world. You might not understand it today, but leave that to us… that’s our job and our mission. Why? For our generation and those that follow, if we don’t understand the future, how can we see our place in it? Knowledge empowers. This matters deeply to us.

At Forkast.News, we believe that those who build today will guide our tomorrows. Technology shouldn’t be intimidating, nor confusing. It should be inspiring. We bring that quality, credicbility, and trust to a new frontier.

In the Press

Our Team

The kind of talent it takes to understand the enormous technology, vision, and science behind distributed ledger technologies will take teams of talented and skilled technologists and professionals.

At Forkast.News, the journalist is only one component. Our newsroom consists of journalists supported by industry experts who provide deeper insights to every story we write: regulatory, finance, tech, industry, and more. We curate and continue to grow our network of expert contributors and teams who help us develop content that expands understanding.

This means we can utilize our other editorial resources amplified by technology to dig deeper, uncover original stories, and gain exclusive insights.

Angie Lau
Hong Kong
CEO & Editor-in-Chief

Angie Lau is an award-winning journalist and Editor-in-Chief of Forkast.News. Before founding Forkast in July 2018, Angie anchored Bloomberg TV’s flagship morning show “First Up with Angie Lau” broadcast globally into 350 million homes and offices. She interviews newsmakers, CEOs, and icons, including the exclusive with Li Ka-shing — his first television one-on-one in more than a decade.

Angie’s TEDx Talk “I Am Not Supposed to Be Here” is now a TED Ed Lesson for its global audience of 6.7 million followers. She has been featured in Vogue and other media. When she’s not at her desk, Angie speaks at conferences around the world, including the Forbes Summit, Binance Blockchain Week, Paris Blockchain Week Summit, The Women’s Foundation, Asia Society, and many others.

Sarah Chang
Hong Kong
COO
Van Bui
Amsterdam
CTO
Caitlin Liu
Hong Kong
Managing Editor
Sam Reynolds
Taipei
Senior Editor / Forkast.Insights
Joe Pan
Hong Kong
Forkast.Studio
Bryan Michael Galvan
Hong Kong
Forkast.News Editorial
Kelly Le
Hong Kong
Forkast.News Editorial
Yohan Yun
Sydney
Forkast.News Editorial
Kristie Chan
New York
Forkast.News Editorial

Contributors

Kevin Kelly
New York
Principal, Delphi Digital
Padraig Walsh
Hong Kong
Partner, Tanner de Witt
Ariana Fowler
New York
Strategist, UNICEF
Geoff Jiang
Hangzhou
Advanced Technology Business, Ant Financial
John deVadoss
Seattle
Head of Blockchain Development, Neo
Jonathan Rouach
Tel Aviv
CEO and Co-founder, QEDIT
David Shrier
Cambridge
Oxford & MIT Futurist
Steve Wei
Singapore
Entrepreneur
Samriddhi Malhotra
Gurgaon
Entrepreneur
Douglas Corley
Beijing
Founder, DHB Global
Pandu Sastrowardoyo
Jakarta
Co-Founder, Indonesian Blockchain Association
William Pesek
Tokyo
Journalist
Tomaz Levak
Hong Kong
Founder & CEO, OriginTrail
Adam Todd
Miami
Founder & Lead, Digitex Futures
Brian Lio
Portland
CEO, Smith + Crown
Payal Patel
Singapore
Managing Director Asia, FINTRAIL
Leo Weese
Hong Kong
President, HK Bitcoin Asc
Bo Dong
Singapore
Founder & CEO, Altonomy
Sandra Wu
Hong Kong
Founding Partner, Origin X Capital
Daniel Popa
Zurich
Founder & CEO, Anchor
Navin Gupta
Mumbai
MD of South Asia & MENA, Ripple
Sever Moldovean
Bucharest
Consultant, TL;DR
Sumit Gupta
Mumbai
CEO, CoinDCX
Jason Gottlieb
New York
Partner, Morrison Cohen
Jake Adelstein
Tokyo
Author, Pay the Devil in Bitcoins
Tony Fan
Hong Kong
Counsel, Origin X Capital
Susan Oh
New York
Founder & CEO, Muckr AI
James Gaden
Hong Kong
Partner, Walkers Global
Matt Friedman
Hong Kong
CEO, The Mekong Club
Matt Chwierut
Portland
Research Director, Smith + Crown

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Our expert contributor network is a living breathing engine. Forkast.News is a platform that curates the best from the decentralized industry.
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