Task Force


Daniel Robles, PE

Seattle, WA, Founder/Director: Coengineers, PLLC and The Ingenesist Project (TIP). 2016 Chairman of the FinTech Task Force for the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE). BSME RegisteredProfessional Engineer (PE) Washington, California. MBA International Business, Seattle University

Bruce Cahan

Palo Alto, CA: Adjunct Professor, Stanford University Civil and Environmental Engineering, Distinguished Scholar Stanford mediaX at Stanford and former CodeX Fellow at Stanford’s Center for Legal Informatics. Architect: Real Estate Operating System (RE-OS). Ashoka Fellow. Co-founder, Urban Logic, a NY nonprofit.


Persons instrumental in the formation, strategy, and launch of the Insurance-Engineering Blockchain Consortium (alphabetical order)

Tim Austin, PE

Wichita KS, Kaw Valley Engineering. Former president of the National Society of Professional Engineers. Current NSPE appointee on the National Construction Dispute Resolution Committee of the American Arbitration Association. Conflict resolution and engineering leadership. Registered Professional Engineer (PE)

Paul Brooks

Indianapolis, IN; CEO Quiddity Systems, Inc, platform for human-centric economy. CEO and Co-Founder of the Helixx Group, Agent to high impact persons. CEO Founder of Renaissance, Inc. Serial entrepreneur and consultant to entrepreneurs

Dustin Byington

Austin TX, Co-founder and former President at Tendermint. Founder of Satoshi Talent. Founder and current president of My Family Office Venture Capital. Deep domain experience in blockchain protocols, token pre-sale, VC, crowd funding and the community of blockchain developers.

Nina Kilbride

Software Developer, former commercial lawyer and head of Legal Engineering at Monax Industries providing legally compliant smart contract-based software development kits; specifically a novel construction contracts suite. Monax is the first member company to bring Ethereum to the Hyperledger Project.

Arie Levy-Cohen

New York, NY: Founder & current CFO of SingularDTV, CFO to Input Output HK (IOHK), FinTech Consultant: World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), R3CEV, IEBC, etc. Specialist in identity, cryptographic security, risk and compliance (KYC\AML). Former Morgan Stanley Banker; HNW Wealth Management

Stan Larimer

President and COO of Cryptonomex Inc., developers of the Graphene Platform, the bitshares blockchain, OpenLedger, and the Steemit blockchain. High-volume, enterprise grade, proof-of-stake consensus algorithm. BSEE, MSEE From Air Force Institute of Technology and instructor at USAF Academy

Bradley Layton, PE, PhD

Associate Professor and Director of Energy Technology Program at University of Montana, Founder; Human Powered Future, PLLC. NSPE Fintech Task Force, Registered Professional Engineer (PE), PhD Biomedical Engineering, MSME U. Michigan, BSME MIT

Don Mango

New York, NY, Guy Carpenter, Vice Chairman of Enterprise Analytics. Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), business intelligence, counterparty risk, Solvency, II and capital modeling. Former chief actuary and head of ERM Advisory Practice Group. BSME

Malachy Mathews

BIM Integration Advisor. Collaboration and Integration of architecture and engineering professions for smart contract application with BIM technology. Professor of Architecture, Leader of Collaborative Teaching and Learning facilitated by Building Information Modeling, Dublin School of Architecture.

Christa Steele

San Francisco, CA. Founder, Boardroom Consulting and former CEO and Board Member of Mechanics Bank (MCHB.OTC). Enterprise risk management, audit, governance, M&A, operations efficiency, workflow processes and profitability improvement expertise across multiple industry verticals - www.boardroomconsultingllc.com

Thomas Wendling, PE

Denver, CO: CH2M Corporate Headquarters. Systems Engineering, Aging Infrastructure Innovation Task Force. Commercialization of digital technologies in construction and new applications of actuarial science and insurance delivery methods. Licensed Professional Engineer(PE)

Chad Williams, PE

Oklahoma City, OK Senior Engineer EFI Global. Forensic engineering evaluations of residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional facilities. Operations engineering in support of military, aviation, and industrial facilities. Construction defects, Design defects, Natural Risks. Registered Professional Engineer (PE)