Technologist and futurist Jamie Skella has spent 20 years in the design, building and advising of businesses across IoT, esports, advertising, and even future food. Formerly Board of Directors at MiVote, Jamie is a renowned public speaker, now working in emerging technology advisory and foresight strategy. Jamie is Co-Founder of Horizon State, winner of the World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer award - joining the likes of Google, Airbnb, and Spotify - and was also voted 7 of 100 on a list of world changing companies by The Australian, ahead of Elon Musk’s SpaceX.
Horizon State (HST) is a Melbourne based ICO which has built a token-based blockchain voting and decision-making platform enabling efficient vote casting and decision making processes.
HST aims to create a more convenient, faster and cheaper voting process that has a huge potential to improve security and access which can only mean a fairer voting process.