Abhishek Bhattacharya

Co-Founder | Whrrl

Abhishek has been an Advisor to several startups such as eSports.com (who raised 5.8 Million EUR in their ICO), Vayla, Blockchain Advisory Council, NafCoin et. al. His second book (Secure Chains: Cybersecurity and Blockchain-powered Automation) has been published by BPB Publications - Asia's Largest Publisher of IT Books, and two books by Springer and Taylor & Francis are coming up in 2021.

He is a regular speaker in blockchain and has given 2-day workshops in universities, in an attempt to show students the importance of choosing blockchain as a career path. Apart from that, he has taken lectures in blockchain for 5,000+ faculty, PhDs, and students worldwide. He’s an Educator with ODEM, and a visiting faculty with Amity’s Post Graduate Program in Blockchain Technology and Management as well as faculty with IIT Madras’ & Great Learning’s Blockchain course. He has also advised the Certified Blockchain Professional (CBP) Course by EC-Council that's present across 145 countries.

Lastly, he was nominated for the "Top 50 Tech Leaders" award by InterCon Dubai. He had been invited as a Speaker at one of Europe's biggest Blockchain conferences - Decentralized 2019 in Athens, Greece; as a Speaker at The Blockchain World Forum in Shenzhen, China; and as a Panelist/Speaker with a nomination for Best Crypto Educator in GURUS Awards by Next Block Asia 2.0 in Bangkok, Thailand last year; as a panelist/judge at Govt. of India’s program for startups at IIM Kashipur; and, as a Speaker at the European Digital Week and Global Technology Summit, 2020.

15:00 - 15:30

I & E

The Ins and Outs of Entrepreneurship - Building India's Largest Blockchain Platform