Daniel Larimer

CTO
Block.one

Dan specializes in software creation and development and has founded several successful companies that focus on innovative technology, ranging from virtual reality simulators to unmanned vehicle control systems to several second-generation blockchain companies – most notably BitShares, Steemit, and EOSIO. A co-founder of Block.one, he is the inventor of the widely adopted “Delegated Proof of Stake” and “Decentralized Autonomous Corporation” concepts. Dan has been involved in the blockchain space since 2009 and is considered a blockchain industry leader for his work in designing free market solutions to secure life, liberty, and property.