September 2 - 3, 2020


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Founding Partner, StarChain Ventures

Jorden Woods is a Silicon Valley serial entrepreneur and investor who has founded and led 3 high-tech-focused companies over the last 17 years: enterprise software, peer-to-peer decentralized infrastructure, and management consultancy. For his own companies, he raised $48M in venture capital.

As a partner at StarChain Ventures, Jorden works extensively with blockchain startups in the area of strategy & funding advisory. He authored many blockchain articles, and spoke at Stanford, Google, CryptoMondays SF, and most major Silicon Valley Blockchain conferences.

Jorden's first company was a pioneer in the Web globalization space (GlobalSight; acquired in 2005). He has advised on globalization strategy to Fortune 500 companies, including Apple, HP, VMware, Cisco, etc.

As a Silicon Valley serial entrepreneur, Jorden has significant experience in the areas of blockchain, AI/deep learning, cleantech/power, mobile/wireless solutions, digital health, analytics/big data, online/mobile video gaming, globalization technologies, and enterprise software.

Specialties: Extensive experience in market entry strategy, cross-border operations, fundraising & globalization; skilled in solving complex problems, strategic planning, and analytical thinking.