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Unrestricted global entertainment access

SLATE is a blockchain-based entertainment utility protocol powered by a cryptographically secure multilayered network. The decentralized system will deliver low-cost, high-speed, high-definition video globally and facilitate live event ticketing on the blockchain.

  • Category Events & Entertainment
  • Websiteslate.io
  • Project Type Blockchain
  • White PaperOpenOpen White Paper
  • Algorithm Slate Chain
  • Bitcoin TalkOpenOpen Bitcoin Talk
  • Jurisdiction Canada
  • Masternode Yes
Tags
Events & Entertainment
Start Date
May 11th 2018 12:00 UTC
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June 9th 2018 12:00 UTC
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Restricted Countries
United States
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June 27th 2018 12:00 UTC
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July 17th 2018 12:00 UTC
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Restricted Countries
Canada
China
Iran
Republic of Korea
Sudan
Syrian Arab Republic
United States
Tokens for sale
4,560,000,000

Team

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Michael Moyal
Co-Founder
Michael is co-founder of Slate Entertainment Group. Over the last 25 years he has served as a senior executive and advisor in various industries including technology, entertainment, food and beverage. His responsibilities have included the ground-up development of private and public corporations, the creation and implementation of business and financial strategies, and the negotiation of acquisitions, partnerships, and major multi-year supply contracts. He is Chief Executive Officer of North Capital Partners, a firm dedicated to providing business and financial strategies for emerging entertainment and technology companies.
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Marino Kulas
Co-Founder
Marino is co-founder of Slate Entertainment Group and CEO of North Hollywood Films. Marino’s entertainment industry experience includes the production of television and motion pictures. He has helped with the financing of both Hollywood and Toronto based production companies, and with the negotiation of foreign sales and distribution deals. Prior to forming North Hollywood, Marino served as founder and CEO of a publicly traded company where his primary focus was the development and industry adoption of a leading-edge highly disruptive technology.
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Cody Hackman
Co-Founder
Cody is co-founder of Slate Entertainment Group. Cody began his entertainment career in 2007 when he moved from Toronto to Los Angeles. After having the opportunity to meet and work with many of Hollywood’s leading producers, he returned to Toronto in 2012 to apply his knowledge. In 2013, Cody produced the highly regarded action drama Tapped Out, which was released by Lionsgate Entertainment in 2014. He also produced and starred in Gridlocked, an award winning action comedy which was sold to Netflix for global distribution in 2016. By combining blockchain technology with Hollywood film making, Cody’s vision is to bring fairness and transparency to content creators around the world.
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Ryuhei Kitamura
Platform Business Development Team Member
Ryuhei is a Los Angeles based director of over twelve motion pictures including critically acclaimed The Midnight Meat Train, starring Bradley Cooper and released by Lionsgate Entertainment in 2009. In addition to directing feature films, Ryuhei directed Japanese rock super star Tsuyoshi Nagabuchi’s live concert documentary, Sakurajima. Additionally, he directed all the scenes for the worldwide mega hit video game, Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes. He is currently working on numerous film and television projects both in the US and Asia, starting with the action film The Doorman starring Katie Holmes and Jean Reno.
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Glenn Wong
Platform Business Development Team Member
Glenn has been in advertising and digital marketing for over 20 years. Working with top talent around the world, he has produced over 400 television commercials including major campaigns for Budweiser, MasterCard, Toyota, and Tim Horton’s. He has won Bessie Awards, Cleo Awards, One Shows and the Cannes Gold Lion. Glenn has shot in Europe, South America, and North America and in some of the most remote locations on the planet. For the last six years, Glenn has worked with Spin Master Toys on their traditional and digital marketing campaigns.
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Carrie Wolfe
Platform Business Development Team Member
Carrie has spent 15 years in the film industry working and served as Vice President of Publicity & Promotion at Entertainment One, formally known as Alliance Films. While there, she spearheaded successful PR campaigns for hundreds of films including The Hunger Games, Sex & The City, Inglorious Basterds, and Lord of The Rings. She was also responsible for overseeing the company’s activities at the Toronto International Film Festival including media relations, logistics and corporate events. Her expertise includes brand development through special events, publicity campaigns, talent management, content creation and strategic partnerships.
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Nate Bolton
Platform Business Development Team Member
Nate is co-founder of Los Angeles based XYZ Films, a company specializing in film production, financing and worldwide sales. XYZ Films has executives, employees and consultants based in Los Angeles, Toronto, Melbourne and Hong Kong. With 15 years of experience working in the independent film business, Nate has been involved in the production and financing of over 75 feature films and the licensing/distribution of over 250 feature films, many of which have been acquired by Netflix. Prior to starting XYZ, Nate was an executive at The Collective where he focused on structured film finance deals and international sales.
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Jose Maradiaga
Blockchain and Platform Technical Development Team Member
Jose has been involved in the blockchain space for over 7 years. He has provided technical and marketing solutions for different brands in an attempt to bring the technology to the mainstream. Most recently, he was Chief Marketing Officer for Wagerr, a company using distributed blockchain technology to execute sports betting contracts. Jose's experience and expertise in the industry has made for an easy transition to the Slate Entertainment Group. As VP Operations, he will be able to combine his blockchain expertise with his passion for media to help introduce the Slate currency and technology to the entertainment industry.
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Ian Campbell
Blockchain and Platform Technical Development Team Member
Ian is the founder and CEO of iConect. For the last 20 years he has been an innovator involved in the security of confidential information for the some of the highest profile legal cases for the worlds largest corporations, law firms and government agencies. The software he developed at iConect, based on it's intuitive interface, high security protocols and its ability to manage billions of records, has been the product of choice for cases including the BP Oil-spill and the JFK Archive. Recently iCONECT was awarded "50 Most Valuable Brands" by Silicon Review and was included in KMWorld's "Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management".
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Robert Morton
Blockchain and Platform Technical Development Team Member
Robert is founder and CEO of OPTiFi Inc. with over 20 years of technical experience. Leading a team of developers, he combined the advances in computer technology with television innovation to deliver a multi-channel broadcast platform for Digital out-of-Home (DOOH). Robert is also the lead inventor of OPTiFi’s field trials and holds the patent for all wireless media measurement including presence detection of all wireless frequencies. Any media station, static or digital, can be measured using the OPTiFi technology. He also an award-winning leader in broadcast content production in 2D and 3D trans media.

Developers

Advisors

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Kevin Shea
Platform Business Development Team Advisor
Kevin has been a senior executive in the entertainment and media industry for over 30 years. He is former Chairman of the Ontario Media Development Corporation, a government agency supporting the Province’s creative economy. He served as Chief Operating Officer for Can West Global, a media company whose radio, television broadcasting and publishing assets were purchased by Shaw Media in 2010. Prior to his work with Can West, Kevin served as Chief Operating Officer for Rogers Communications, Canada’s largest provider of cellular services. He is the past President of YTV, and in 2012 was responsible for securing the license for the operation of Sirius satellite radio in Canada.
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Jessica Labi
Platform Business Development Team Advisor
Jessica has worked in film and television distribution for over 15 years, most recently as the Vice President of Acquisitions and Development for Entertainment One USA Films / Momentum Pictures. Prior to E-One, she worked at Phase 4 Films, as the Head of Television Sales and Business Development. She also secured Telefilm’s Canadian Theatrical designation and launched the companies first theatrical film in Canada. She has served as Executive Producer on various films and has marketed and released numerous television series for home entertainment.
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Jon Karas
Platform Business Development Team Advisor
Jon is the founder of Infinity Management International (IMI), a Los Angeles based firm representing top film and television writers and directors, book authors and animation creators. Prior to IMI, Jon worked as a corporate and entertainment lawyer in both NYC and LA, as well as a literary executive for the William Morris Agency. Jon is also a partner in U2K Entertainment, a firm focused on production and financing opportunities across Asia. He is also a founding partner of Arkham House Entertainment, a production and licensing company that controls the film and television rights to the works of H.P. Lovecraft and all material published by Arkham House Publishing.
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Kal Gabriel
Blockchain and Platform Technical Development Team Advisor
Kal is the Managing Director at Polymath, the world's first securities token launchpad and largest social community in crypto. Prior to Polymath, Kal was an investment banker with Morgan Stanley during which time he obtained his MBA from The Wharton School of Business. He is the co-founder of Arevia Power, a private equity backed solar developer focused on utility scale solar projects. Kal has also been an angel investor in the blockchain space and is an active investor and advisor of ICO and securities token projects. Kal was an advisory board member to Horizon State and currently sits as a Board Advisor to Zilla.

Slate Token Distribution

  • Token Sale4,560,000,000 SLX48.00%
  • Content Acquisition1,995,000,000 SLX21.00%
  • Slate Group1,710,000,000 SLX18.00%
  • Marketing665,000,000 SLX7.00%
  • Development570,000,000 SLX6.00%

Milestones

  • Q1 2018

    PHASE ONE: Q1 2018 Initial Setup/Testing & R&D:
    - Develop Cross-Platform Client-Side Full Nodes
    - Prop-Up Wallet Staking Network
    - Coin Specific Documentation

  • Q2 2018

    PHASE TWO: Q2 2018 Initial Token Launch
    - Sign Genesis Block
    - Issue Coins
    - Encourage Staking
    - Basic Masternode Launch
    - Deploy Testnet

  • Oct 2018

    PHASE THREE: Q4 2018 Content Delivery Network Test & Launch
    - Upgrade/fork Masternode Requirements
    - Finalize Trust Node Setup
    - Test & Optimize Content Delivery
    - Spin Up Trust Nodes
    - DCDN Specific Documentation

  • Q1 2019

    PHASE FOUR: Q1 2019 Content Upload & Payment Gateways
    - Develop Portal for Premium Content Creators to Upload Content
    - Develop Payment Gateway for Consumers

  • Q2 2019

    PHASE FIVE: Q2 – 2019 Client Streaming & Web/Mobile/Full Node Apps
    - Release Version 2 of Full Node Local Client (to include streaming & seeding)
    - Develop & Release Web Applications
    - Develop & Release Mobile Applications

  • Q3 2019

    PHASE SIX: Q3 – 2019 Main Launch
    - Launch Binge Premium Content Services to Mass Market on SlateChain
    - Update/fork for addition of Token Code
    - Test Tokenization of Ticket Systems

  • Q3 2019

    PHASE EIGHT: Q3 & Q4 – 2019 Optimizing/Monitoring & Handover
    - Monitor & Optimize Content Delivery Network
    - Spin Down Trust Nodes when appropriate

  • Q4 2019

    PHASE SEVEN: Q4 – 2019 Extra Features & Services
    - Develop Payment Gateway for Physical Locations (Cinema etc.)
    - Launch On-Chain Decentralized Ticketing