Originally spawning from an iGaming career that started at the age of 17 during the early days of the online poker boom, Pierre Co-founded the event management company Ambassadör Events in 2013. The company specialises in B2B & B2C event concepts targeting the gaming sector with more than 600 successful projects behind them for most of the major organisations within the industry. In 2016, Pierre Co-Founded the primary award show of the gaming industry, iGaming IDOL followed by the content driven conference, iGaming NEXT in 2018.
???? Topic: The bull case for Blockchain/NFT/Crypto
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This podcast is also sponsored by Kalamba Games and Bitcasino.io.
????Stefan is an internet and blockchain veteran. He has worked for internet startups since the late 90s including 15 years in gaming. For the last 3 years, he has been CEO of FunFair Technologies, a decentralised application built on the Ethereum blockchain. He now runs ThinkChangers which specialises in digital and blockchain business consultancy with a particular focus on the NFT, fintech, blockchain, gaming and gambling sectors.
In this podcast we cover:
???? 00:00 – Introduction
???? 01:42 – Introducing Stefan Kovach and ThinkChangers
???? 04:59 – Discussion on CryptoPunks (NFT)
???? 12:14 – Credibility with CryptoPunks
???? 15:39 – What is Blockchain and Bitcoin?
???? 21:36 – Use cases, scalability, and decentralization
???? 27:52 – Other blockchains in development
???? 29:54 – A brief of the discussion so far
???? 32:40 – Is crypto a bubble?
???? 36:46 – Bitcoin as the digital gold
???? 40:14 – Will Bitcoin reach a million dollars?
???? 46:27 – Why aren’t more operators adopting cryptocurrency?
???? 54:01 – Can the NFT hype hurt the crypto industry?
???? 56:45 – NFT and the hype cycle concept
???? 58:29 – Is it possible to fraudulently mint NFT?
???? 1:06:53 – The artistic value of NFT
???? 1:08:39 – Combining physical and digital aspects
???? 1:10:28 – The Sandbox project and NFT in gaming
???? 1:16:34 – Metaverse and NFT in iGaming
???? 1:21:11 – A quote from Metakovan
???? 1:21:46 – Closing off