Elizabeth Stark
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Co-founder & CEO of Lightning

Elizabeth Stark

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Co-founder & CEO of Lightning

Stark is a Blockchain​ entrepreneur, educator, and open internet advocate. She serves as a mentor with the Thiel Fellowship​, has collaborated with companies such as Google​ and Mozilla​, and is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Stanford's StartX. Stark previously taught at Stanford and Yale University about the future of the Internet, and was a visiting fellow at Yale’s Information Society Project. Stark played an instrumental role in the Internet freedom effort that defeated SOPA/PIPA, engaging 18 million people globally.

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US
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Lightning Labs, Co-founder & CEO
Coin Center, Fellow
Open Video Alliance, Co-founder
  • Juris Doctor from Harvard University, USA.
  • Is one of the key organizers in the anti-SOPA movement that engaged 18 million people worldwide.
  • Previously taught at Stanford and Yale University about the future of the internet.
  • Is a visiting fellow at Yale’s Information Society Project.

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