2019 FEATURED Speakers

Speakers for SALT 2019 will be added on a rolling basis.

NIKKI HALEY   U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (2017-2019)

NIKKI HALEY

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (2017-2019)

STEVE CASE   Chairman, CEO Revolution LLC

STEVE CASE

Chairman, CEO
Revolution LLC

GEN. JOHN F. KELLY   U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.)

GEN. JOHN F. KELLY

U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.)

DR. KAI-FU LEE   Chairman, CEO Sinovation Ventures

DR. KAI-FU LEE

Chairman, CEO
Sinovation Ventures

BENJAMIN S. CARSON, SR, M.D.   Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

BENJAMIN S. CARSON, SR, M.D.

Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

SIR MICHAEL HINTZE   Founder, Group Executive Chairman, Senior Investment Officer CQS

SIR MICHAEL HINTZE

Founder, Group Executive Chairman, Senior Investment Officer
CQS

KARA SWISHER   Executive Editor Recode

KARA SWISHER

Executive Editor
Recode

JOHN GRAHAM   Senior Managing Director Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

JOHN GRAHAM

Senior Managing Director
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

JOSE MINAYA   EVP, CIO, President Nuveen Global Investments

JOSE MINAYA

EVP, CIO, President
Nuveen Global Investments

DAVID RUBENSTEIN   Co-Founder, Co-Executive Chairman The Carlyle Group

DAVID RUBENSTEIN

Co-Founder, Co-Executive Chairman
The Carlyle Group

JEFFREY J. SHERMAN, CFA   Deputy CIO DoubleLine

JEFFREY J. SHERMAN, CFA

Deputy CIO
DoubleLine

BEN HOROWITZ   Co-Founder, General Partner Andreessen Horowitz

BEN HOROWITZ

Co-Founder, General Partner
Andreessen Horowitz

VALERIE JARRETT   Senior Advisor The Obama Foundation

VALERIE JARRETT

Senior Advisor
The Obama Foundation

MARK CUBAN   Chairman, CEO AXS TV

MARK CUBAN

Chairman, CEO
AXS TV

ADM. WILLIAM H. MCRAVEN   Four-Star Admiral (Ret.) United States Navy

ADM. WILLIAM H. MCRAVEN

Four-Star Admiral (Ret.)
United States Navy

MICHAEL NOVOGRATZ   Founder, CEO Galaxy Digital

MICHAEL NOVOGRATZ

Founder, CEO
Galaxy Digital

SUSAN RICE   Former National Security Advisor Obama Administration

SUSAN RICE

Former National Security Advisor
Obama Administration

MARC LASRY   Chairman, Co-Founder, CEO Avenue Capital Group

MARC LASRY

Chairman, Co-Founder, CEO
Avenue Capital Group

PETER H. DIAMANDIS, MD.   Founder, Executive Chairman XPRIZE Foundation

PETER H. DIAMANDIS, MD.

Founder, Executive Chairman
XPRIZE Foundation

SAM ZELL   Founder, Chairman Equity Group Investments

SAM ZELL

Founder, Chairman
Equity Group Investments

JIM BREYER   Founder, CEO Breyer Capital

JIM BREYER

Founder, CEO
Breyer Capital

GEN. DAVID H. PETRAEUS   US Army, Retired

GEN. DAVID H. PETRAEUS

US Army, Retired

DR. NOURIEL ROUBINI   Professor of Economics NYU Stern School of Business

DR. NOURIEL ROUBINI

Professor of Economics
NYU Stern School of Business

LESLIE ODOM, JR.   Grammy Award-Winning Performer

LESLIE ODOM, JR.

Grammy Award-Winning Performer

JOSHUA S. FRIEDMAN   Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, Co-CEO Canyon Partners, LLC

JOSHUA S. FRIEDMAN

Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, Co-CEO
Canyon Partners, LLC

 

2019 SpeakerS

 
ANOUSHEH ANSARI   CEO XPRIZE Foundation

ANOUSHEH ANSARI

CEO
XPRIZE Foundation

MAGGIE ARVEDLUND   Managing Partner Turning Rock Partners

MAGGIE ARVEDLUND

Managing Partner
Turning Rock Partners

DAVID L. BAHNSEN   Founder, Managing Partner, CIO The Bahnsen Group

DAVID L. BAHNSEN

Founder, Managing Partner, CIO
The Bahnsen Group

ROSS BAIRD   Founder, CEO Blueprint Local

ROSS BAIRD

Founder, CEO
Blueprint Local

MICHAEL BAPIS   Managing Director Vios Advisors at Rockefeller Capital Management

MICHAEL BAPIS

Managing Director
Vios Advisors at Rockefeller Capital Management

WILL BARTLETT   CEO Parallax Volatility Advisers

WILL BARTLETT

CEO
Parallax Volatility Advisers

ANNE BEAGAN   Special Agent FBI

ANNE BEAGAN

Special Agent
FBI

HON. STEPHEN K. BENJAMIN   Mayor Columbia, South Carolina

HON. STEPHEN K. BENJAMIN

Mayor
Columbia, South Carolina

RUSS BERNARD   Managing Principal Westport Capital Partners, LLC

RUSS BERNARD

Managing Principal
Westport Capital Partners, LLC

JARED BERNSTEIN   Senior Fellow Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

JARED BERNSTEIN

Senior Fellow
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

JIM BETHEA, CFA, CAIA   Vice President, CIO The University of Iowa Center for Advancement

JIM BETHEA, CFA, CAIA

Vice President, CIO
The University of Iowa Center for Advancement

IRIS BOHNET   Albert Pratt Professor of Business Harvard Kennedy School

IRIS BOHNET

Albert Pratt Professor of Business
Harvard Kennedy School

JENNIFER BOONE   Special Agent in Charge FBI

JENNIFER BOONE

Special Agent in Charge
FBI

DAVID BOSSIE   President Citizens United

DAVID BOSSIE

President
Citizens United

PETER BRACK   Founding Partner Hypothesis Ventures

PETER BRACK

Founding Partner
Hypothesis Ventures

SCOOTER BRAUN   Founder SB Projects

SCOOTER BRAUN

Founder
SB Projects

BILL BROWDER   Founder, CEO Hermitage Capital Management

BILL BROWDER

Founder, CEO
Hermitage Capital Management

LESLEY SLATON BROWN   Chief Diversity Officer HP, Inc.

LESLEY SLATON BROWN

Chief Diversity Officer
HP, Inc.

JOHN BRYANT   CTO Options

JOHN BRYANT

CTO
Options

GEN. JOHN CAMPBELL   U.S. Army (Ret.)

GEN. JOHN CAMPBELL

U.S. Army (Ret.)

EMILY MUSIL CHURCH   Executive Director Global Learning XPRIZE

EMILY MUSIL CHURCH

Executive Director
Global Learning XPRIZE

LIZ CLAMAN   Anchor FOX Business Network

LIZ CLAMAN

Anchor
FOX Business Network

RUDY CLINE-THOMAS   Founder, Managing Partner Mastry, Inc.

RUDY CLINE-THOMAS

Founder, Managing Partner
Mastry, Inc.

AMBASSADOR RYAN CROCKER   Diplomat in Residence Princeton University

AMBASSADOR RYAN CROCKER

Diplomat in Residence
Princeton University

NATHANIEL DALTON   CEO AMG

NATHANIEL DALTON

CEO
AMG

NANCY DAVIS   Managing Partner, CIO Quadratic Capital Management

NANCY DAVIS

Managing Partner, CIO
Quadratic Capital Management

TERRENCE DEMPSEY   Product Manager Fidelity Digital Assets

TERRENCE DEMPSEY

Product Manager
Fidelity Digital Assets

EDWARD DJEREJIAN   Director Baker Institute, Rice University

EDWARD DJEREJIAN

Director
Baker Institute, Rice University

TIM DRAPER   Founder Draper Associates

TIM DRAPER

Founder
Draper Associates

DAVID DREDGE   CIO Convex Strategies

DAVID DREDGE

CIO
Convex Strategies

ROBERT DUGGAN   Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager SkyBridge

ROBERT DUGGAN

Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager
SkyBridge

JEAN-YVES FILLION   CEO BNP Paribas USA

JEAN-YVES FILLION

CEO
BNP Paribas USA

MATT FLANNERY   CEO, Founder Branch International

MATT FLANNERY

CEO, Founder
Branch International

EMANUEL J. FRIEDMAN   CEO, Co-CIO EJF

EMANUEL J. FRIEDMAN

CEO, Co-CIO
EJF

FREDERICK P. GABRIEL JR.   Editorial Director  InvestmentNews

FREDERICK P. GABRIEL JR.

Editorial Director
InvestmentNews

TROY GAYESKI   Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager SkyBridge

TROY GAYESKI

Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager
SkyBridge

MICHAEL GIFFORD   Special Agent FBI

MICHAEL GIFFORD

Special Agent
FBI

MICHELLE GIRARD   Managing Director NatWest Markets

MICHELLE GIRARD

Managing Director
NatWest Markets

STEVE GLICKMAN   Founder, CEO Develop LLC

STEVE GLICKMAN

Founder, CEO
Develop LLC

ANTONIO GRACIAS   Founder, Managing Partner, CIO Valor

ANTONIO GRACIAS

Founder, Managing Partner, CIO
Valor

JAMES GRANT   Founder, Editor  Grant’s Interest Rate Observer

JAMES GRANT

Founder, Editor
Grant’s Interest Rate Observer

BOB HARIRI   Chairman, Founder, CEO Celularity, Inc.

BOB HARIRI

Chairman, Founder, CEO
Celularity, Inc.

CHRIS HENTEMANN   Managing Partner, CIO 400CM

CHRIS HENTEMANN

Managing Partner, CIO
400CM

DANA HOLLINGER   Board Member CalPERS

DANA HOLLINGER

Board Member
CalPERS

DARRELL ISSA   Director US Trade and Development Agency

DARRELL ISSA

Director
US Trade and Development Agency

ROBERT JACKSON   Commissioner SEC

ROBERT JACKSON

Commissioner
SEC

COL. JACK JACOBS   Principal The Fitzroy Group

COL. JACK JACOBS

Principal
The Fitzroy Group

BRETT JEFFERSON   President, Co-CIO Hildene Capital Management

BRETT JEFFERSON

President, Co-CIO
Hildene Capital Management

DAVID S. KAROW, MD, PHD   Chief of Radiogenomics, Interim CEO Human Longevity, Inc.

DAVID S. KAROW, MD, PHD

Chief of Radiogenomics, Interim CEO
Human Longevity, Inc.

CAMERON KASKY   Student, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

CAMERON KASKY

Student, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

BRAD KATSUYAMA   Co-Founder, CEO IEX Group

BRAD KATSUYAMA

Co-Founder, CEO
IEX Group

BRUCE KATZ   Founding Director Nowak Metro Finance Lab, Drexel

BRUCE KATZ

Founding Director
Nowak Metro Finance Lab, Drexel

WILLIAM J. KELLY   CEO CAIA

WILLIAM J. KELLY

CEO
CAIA

ANDREW KEYS   Co-Founder ConsenSys Capital

ANDREW KEYS

Co-Founder
ConsenSys Capital

SAL KHAN   Founder Khan Academy

SAL KHAN

Founder
Khan Academy

CHARLIE KIRK   Founder, President Turning Point USA

CHARLIE KIRK

Founder, President
Turning Point USA

JARED KLEE   Product Manager IBM Blockchain

JARED KLEE

Product Manager
IBM Blockchain

DAVID KLEIN   Co-Founder, CEO CommonBond

DAVID KLEIN

Co-Founder, CEO
CommonBond

KARIN KLEIN   Founding Partner Bloomberg Beta

KARIN KLEIN

Founding Partner
Bloomberg Beta

ALEXANDRA KRYSTAL   Head of Origination and Distribution, Prime Services, CIBC Capital Markets

ALEXANDRA KRYSTAL

Head of Origination and Distribution, Prime Services, CIBC Capital Markets

JOR LAW   Co-Founder VerifyInvestor.com

JOR LAW

Co-Founder
VerifyInvestor.com

LINDA-ELING LEE   Global Head of Research MSCI

LINDA-ELING LEE

Global Head of Research
MSCI

HOWARD LEVKOWITZ   Managing Director BlackRock

HOWARD LEVKOWITZ

Managing Director
BlackRock

CHRIS LOEFFLER   CEO, Co-Founder Caliber

CHRIS LOEFFLER

CEO, Co-Founder
Caliber

SUNNY LU   Co-Founder, CEO VeChain

SUNNY LU

Co-Founder, CEO
VeChain

JOSEPH LUBIN   Co-Founder Ethereum

JOSEPH LUBIN

Co-Founder
Ethereum

MRINAL MANOHAR   CEO ADAPtive Holdings Ltd

MRINAL MANOHAR

CEO
ADAPtive Holdings Ltd

SAM MASUCCI   CEO, Founder ETFMG

SAM MASUCCI

CEO, Founder
ETFMG

JONATHAN MCBRIDE   Managing Director BlackRock

JONATHAN MCBRIDE

Managing Director
BlackRock

AMB. MICHAEL MCFAUL   Ambassador of the United States to the Russian Federation

AMB. MICHAEL MCFAUL

Ambassador of the United States to the Russian Federation

AMY C. MCGARRITY, CFA   CIO Colorado PERA

AMY C. MCGARRITY, CFA

CIO
Colorado PERA

MARK MCKENNA   Managing Director, Founder, Global Head of Event Driven BlackRock

MARK MCKENNA

Managing Director, Founder, Global Head of Event Driven
BlackRock

BRETT MESSING   Partner, President, COO SkyBridge

BRETT MESSING

Partner, President, COO
SkyBridge

MATT MILLER   Managing Director Bayview Asset Management

MATT MILLER

Managing Director
Bayview Asset Management

B. SCOTT MINERD   Managing Partner, Global CIO Guggenheim Investments

B. SCOTT MINERD

Managing Partner, Global CIO
Guggenheim Investments

DOUG MONTICCIOLO   Founder, CEO, CIO Brevet

DOUG MONTICCIOLO

Founder, CEO, CIO
Brevet

STEPHEN MOORE   Distinguished Visiting Fellow The Heritage Foundation

STEPHEN MOORE

Distinguished Visiting Fellow
The Heritage Foundation

DAN MOREHEAD   CEO Pantera Capital

DAN MOREHEAD

CEO
Pantera Capital

ANGELO MOZILO   Director Mozilo Family Foundation

ANGELO MOZILO

Director
Mozilo Family Foundation

JASON MUDRICK   CIO Mudrick Capital Management

JASON MUDRICK

CIO
Mudrick Capital Management

JON NAJARIAN   Co-Founder Najarian Advisors, LLC

JON NAJARIAN

Co-Founder
Najarian Advisors, LLC

DANG NGUYEN   Managing Director, Alternative Assets Group RBC Capital Markets

DANG NGUYEN

Managing Director, Alternative Assets Group
RBC Capital Markets

RAY NOLTE   Managing Partner, CIO SkyBridge

RAY NOLTE

Managing Partner, CIO
SkyBridge

GROVER NORQUIST   President Americans for Tax Reform

GROVER NORQUIST

President
Americans for Tax Reform

ANTHONY NOTO   CEO SoFi

ANTHONY NOTO

CEO
SoFi

SEAN O’SULLIVAN   Managing Partner SOSV

SEAN O’SULLIVAN

Managing Partner
SOSV

MATT ORSAGH   Director, Capital Markets Policy CFA Institute

MATT ORSAGH

Director, Capital Markets Policy
CFA Institute

JACK OTTER   Editor Barrons.com

JACK OTTER

Editor
Barrons.com

CHAMATH PALIHAPITIYA   Founder, CEO Social Capital

CHAMATH PALIHAPITIYA

Founder, CEO
Social Capital

VINOD PAUL   Chief Operating Officer Align

VINOD PAUL

Chief Operating Officer
Align

BROCK PIERCE   Entrepreneur, VC, Philanthropist Chairman | The Bitcoin Foundation

BROCK PIERCE

Entrepreneur, VC, Philanthropist
Chairman | The Bitcoin Foundation

GARY S. PINKUS   Chairman McKinsey & Company

GARY S. PINKUS

Chairman
McKinsey & Company

DARIUS PRZYDZIAL   Entrepreneur in Residence ConsenSys

DARIUS PRZYDZIAL

Entrepreneur in Residence
ConsenSys

AMANDA PULLINGER   CEO 100 Women in Finance

AMANDA PULLINGER

CEO
100 Women in Finance

DEBORAH QUAZZO   Managing Partner GSV Accelerate Fund

DEBORAH QUAZZO

Managing Partner
GSV Accelerate Fund

PAUL RABIL   Co-Founder Premier Lacrosse League

PAUL RABIL

Co-Founder
Premier Lacrosse League

SEAN RAD   Founder Tinder

SEAN RAD

Founder
Tinder

ALEX RAMPELL   General Partner Andreessen Horowitz

ALEX RAMPELL

General Partner
Andreessen Horowitz

GREG RICHTER   CEO Medalist Partners

GREG RICHTER

CEO
Medalist Partners

STUART ROBINSON   Author

STUART ROBINSON

Author

KELLY RODRIQUES   CEO Forge

KELLY RODRIQUES

CEO
Forge

DAVID ROSENBLUM   Managing Partner Prophet Capital

DAVID ROSENBLUM

Managing Partner
Prophet Capital

JACK ROSS   Managing Partner, Co-Founder Waterfall Asset Management

JACK ROSS

Managing Partner, Co-Founder
Waterfall Asset Management

AJ SCARAMUCCI   Managing Director ABG

AJ SCARAMUCCI

Managing Director
ABG

ANTHONY SCARAMUCCI   Founder, Co-Managing Partner SkyBridge

ANTHONY SCARAMUCCI

Founder, Co-Managing Partner
SkyBridge

ERIK SCHATZKER   Editor-at-Large Bloomberg TV

ERIK SCHATZKER

Editor-at-Large
Bloomberg TV

KRISTEN SCHOLER   Senior Anchor Cheddar

KRISTEN SCHOLER

Senior Anchor
Cheddar

CHRIS SCHULTZ   CEO, Creative Director Launch Pad

CHRIS SCHULTZ

CEO, Creative Director
Launch Pad

LAURIE SEGALL   Journalist

LAURIE SEGALL

Journalist

JIM SORENSON   Founder Sorenson Impact Foundation

JIM SORENSON

Founder
Sorenson Impact Foundation

ELDON SPRICKERHOFF   Founder, Chief Innovation Officer eSentire

ELDON SPRICKERHOFF

Founder, Chief Innovation Officer
eSentire

MICHAEL STEELE   Former Chairman RNC

MICHAEL STEELE

Former Chairman
RNC

JON STEIN   CEO, Founder Betterment

JON STEIN

CEO, Founder
Betterment

NASSIM NICHOLAS TALEB   Distinguished Scientific Advisor Universa Investments

NASSIM NICHOLAS TALEB

Distinguished Scientific Advisor
Universa Investments

PETER TARRANT   Managing Director and Global Head of Capital Introduction and Business Development BTIG

PETER TARRANT

Managing Director and Global Head of Capital Introduction and Business Development
BTIG

REID THOMAS   Executive VP, General Manager NES Financial

REID THOMAS

Executive VP, General Manager
NES Financial

CHRIS TOOMEY   Executive Director Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management

CHRIS TOOMEY

Executive Director
Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management

MICHAEL TROTSKY   Executive Director, CIO Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board

MICHAEL TROTSKY

Executive Director, CIO
Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board

TOM TROWBRIDGE   President Hedera Hashgraph

TOM TROWBRIDGE

President
Hedera Hashgraph

TRAVIS VANDERZANDEN   Founder, CEO Bird

TRAVIS VANDERZANDEN

Founder, CEO
Bird

ADAM VIGNA   Managing Partner, CIO Sagard Holdings

ADAM VIGNA

Managing Partner, CIO
Sagard Holdings

NICHOLAS VITA   Vice Chairman, CEO Columbia Care LLC

NICHOLAS VITA

Vice Chairman, CEO
Columbia Care LLC

SCOTT WALKER   Co-Founder, CEO DNA

SCOTT WALKER

Co-Founder, CEO
DNA

ADAM WHITE   COO Bakkt

ADAM WHITE

COO
Bakkt

RYAN WILLIAMS   Co-Founder, CEO Cadre

RYAN WILLIAMS

Co-Founder, CEO
Cadre

NEAL J. WILSON   COO, Co-Founder EJF

NEAL J. WILSON

COO, Co-Founder
EJF

ROBERT WOLF   Founder 32 Advisors

ROBERT WOLF

Founder
32 Advisors

MICHAEL WOODS   Chairman, Co-Founder Monsoon Blockchain Storage Company

MICHAEL WOODS

Chairman, Co-Founder
Monsoon Blockchain Storage Company

JON YOUSHAEI   Product Marketing Manager IGTV

JON YOUSHAEI

Product Marketing Manager
IGTV