Bettina Warburg

Bettina Warburg

Adjunct Assistant Professor


Biography

Bettina Warburg is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Warburg Serres
Investments, an early stage venture capital fund focused on the decentralization of
Trade and Blockchain Technology. She is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of
Animal Ventures, an investment advisory firm that builds and invests in tech startups,
educates executives, and designs new ways for Fortune 500 companies to
commercialize and leverage emergent technologies. She is one of the first speakers at
TED to unpack the topic of blockchain, and her talk, How the Blockchain will radically
transform the economy, has been seen by over 5 million people,making it the most
viewed TED talk on the topic of Blockchain to date. Bettinas collaboration with Wired
Magazine to help explain blockchain at 5 levels of difficulty has also been seen by over
2 Million people. Bettina is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Texas School of
Information in Austin, co-author of Asset Chains:The Cognitive, Friction-free, and
Blockchain enabled Future of Supply Chains, and was previously the executive
producer of a show called Tech on Politics.

Courses

YearSemesterCourse NumberCourse
2020FallI 320Topics in Informatics Blockchain and the Decentralized Economy
2020SpringINF 385TSpecial Topics in Information Science Blockchain and the Decentralized Economy
2020SpringINF 350EInformation Technology Blockchain and the Decentralized Economy
2019FallINF 385TSpecial Topics in Information Science Blockchain and the Decentralized Economy