Dr. Pingnan Shi Speaking at #SparksTalk on Futurism
Come out and meet Amplify Indy Co-Founder Dr. Pingnan Shi at Sparks on Wednesday March 14, 2018 at 5pm. The theme is futurism, and Dr. Shi will be talking about cryptocurrency and the future of Blockchain technology. He will be joined by Indy tech leader John McDonald, CEO of Clear Object, who will be sharing his expertise on the IoT (Internet of Things). The event is hosted at Redemption Alewerks on Indy’s NE side near Fishers, IN. You can RSVP via Eventbrite here.
Who is Dr. Pingnan Shi?
Dr. Pingnan Shi is the Co-Founder and Chief Disruption Officer of Amplify Indy. Dr. Shi has a PhD in Electrical Engineering and has worked in academic research and tech industry for 26 years and holds 15 patents. He currently serves on the board of the Beyond Me Initiative and is leading the Amplify Blockchain Initiative launching in the summer and Amplify Youth Program launching in the fall. His passion is helping the next generation of young leaders with financial literacy, math skills, and leadership training so they can become successful entrepreneurs.
Who is John McDonald?
John McDonald is the CEO of ClearObject, Inc. Magazine’s fastest-growing IT company in Indiana for 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, and winner of the 2016 Entrepreneur Magazine 360, the 2016 Deloitte Fast 500 in Technology, the 2016 CRN Next-Gen 250 and 2015 and 2016 IBM Beacon Awards, the highest honor given to a business partner.
What is Sparks?
Each month business owners, business development people, and fans of TED talks converge with thought leaders at Sparks. New ways of thinking in the areas of personal & business development, marketing, technology, motivation and inspiration will be shared. Those in attendance will be inspired to think in new ways and grow personally.
Harrison Painter is the Founder/CEO of Amplify Indy and serves as Marketing/Communication Committee Chairman to non-profit COFFE (Community Outreach for Financial Education). He is a U.S. Navy veteran and Google Certified marketing professional who has had two of his marketing companies acquired, one privately and one publicly.