Michael Saylor, CEO of software company MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR), will give his perspective on the trends shaping the future of cryptocurrency during a fireside chat session at the Potomac Officers Club’s upcoming Digital Currency and National Security Forum.
He co-founded MicroStrategy in 1989 with the goal of helping enterprises gain actionable business intelligence through the use of the company’s analytics platform and support services.
According to a Bloomberg report, MicroStrategy has cemented its position as the world’s largest publicly traded corporate owner of bitcoin.
Saylor told Yahoo Finance Live in an interview he believes inflation and tech adoption are among the forces that will drive bitcoin prices higher.
The “Bitcoin Standard” advocate is also the founder and a trustee of the Saylor Academy, a nonprofit organization that has financed educational services to more than one million students.
POC”s next virtual event will also feature other distinguished leaders from the government and business world including National Cyber Director Chris Inglis and Juan Zarate, global co-managing partner and chief strategy officer at K2 Integrity.
Join the forum on Jan. 27 to also hear from other distinguished leaders from the government and industry as they provide insights into the implications of the digital form of money for national security.