Day 1

27 June 2018

Blockchain for Enterprise – Day 1

Blockchain technology is starting to encourage a direct value exchange over the internet. It is slowly moving towards mainstream adoption, and removing the friction in the exchange of value over the internet. It is fast approaching an inflection point where enterprise and greater mainstream adoption will ensue. As a result of the considerable structural advantages blockchain technology is expected to have significant impact on industries including payments, finance, insurance, energy, IoT, exchanges, music and many more. This track analyses just these impacts looking at various industries and the challenges and opportunities that blockchain will present to them.

09:20AM

Blockchain for Enterprise: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Stuart Ravens

Principal Research Analyst

Navigant

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09:20AM - Day 1

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. Stuart Ravens, Principal Research Analyst, Navigant

09:30AM

Keynote: From bait to plate – Blockchain improving sustainability in the fishing industry

Dermot O’Gorman

CEO

World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)

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09:30AM - Day 1

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. Dermot O’Gorman, CEO, World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)

10:00AM

Panel: Food you trust – The role of Blockchain within food tracking

Vincent Doumeizel

Vice President Food & Sustainability

Lloyd's Register

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10:00AM - Day 2

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Marieke de Ruyter de Wildt

Founder

The Fork, Global Food Integrity

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10:00AM - Day 2

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  • How blockchain increases traceability and transparency in the food supply chain – benefits for the supplier and customer
  • Reducing or eliminating fraud and errors in the supply chain
  • Case studies – success stories of using blockchain in the food trade supply chain
. Vincent Doumeizel, Vice President Food & Sustainability, Lloyd's Register
. Marieke de Ruyter de Wildt, Founder, The Fork, Global Food Integrity

10:40AM

Networking Break

11:10AM

Panel: Blockchain and its application in the energy market

Stuart Ravens

Principal Research Analyst

Navigant

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09:20AM - Day 1

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Sandra Alfonso Cagigas

Head of Digital Market Transformation

Endesa S.A. Grupo Enel

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11:10AM - Day 1

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  • How Blockchain will contribute to a change in the business models within the energy sector, and how can it build credibility
  • Examining how blockchain technology can provide some upgrades existing systems or can replace legacy ones.
  • Blockchain applications for energy trading – and selling energy from your own systems
  • Supporting community energy models, electricity termination, verification of green electricity certificates, and automates reading of smart meters
Moderator: . Stuart Ravens, Principal Research Analyst, Navigant
. Sandra Alfonso Cagigas, Head of Digital Market Transformation, Endesa S.A. Grupo Enel

11:50AM

Case Study: Digital transformation in a multinational corporation

Hear from a real life enterprise using blockchain in their processes, and discover the advantages and pitfalls of implementing blockchain for your enterprise

12:10AM

Panel: Blockchain in the consumer goods and retail industries

  • How will the application of blockchain technology increase consumer trust through increased traceability and transparency?
  • Will it reduce fraud, errors and administrative work?
  • Blockchain applications possibilities in emerging markets, where customers may not bank or have access to reliable payment systems
  • Case studies – success stories of using blockchain in the consumer goods and retail industrie

12:50PM

Networking Lunch

01:50PM

Afternoon Keynote: How Blockchain will fundamentally disrupt the way we do business

John Mclean

VP Global Blockchain Labs Engagement, Industry Platform

IBM

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01:50PM - Day 1

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  • An overview of the key components of blockchain for business
  • How blockchain is being used today across all industries
  • What is the best way to get start with blockchain?
. John Mclean, VP Global Blockchain Labs Engagement, Industry Platform, IBM

02:20PM

Panel: Blockchain in logistics and transportation

Michael Kuperberg

Lead Blockchain Architect

Deutsche Bahn AG

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02:20PM - Day 1

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Craig Fuller

CEO

Blockchain in Transport Alliance

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02:20PM - Day 1

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Dr. Jacob Bejoy

Head of Group Treasury Operations, BPO & Technology

Deutsche Post DHL

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02:20PM - Day 1

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  • How will blockchain technology be applied to the logistics and transportation industry?
  • Discussing the advantages – Increased transparency and data sharing across the supply chain, better tracking of orders, reducing errors, better fraud detection etc.
  • Discussing the challenges of adoption
  • Case studies
. Michael Kuperberg, Lead Blockchain Architect, Deutsche Bahn AG
. Craig Fuller, CEO, Blockchain in Transport Alliance
. Dr. Jacob Bejoy, Head of Group Treasury Operations, BPO & Technology, Deutsche Post DHL

03:00PM

The use of blockchain in the supply chain

03:20PM

Case Study – Gospel – The First Practical Enterprise Application of Blockchain

Ian Smith

Founder and CEO

Gospel Technology

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03:20PM - Day 1

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  • Existing siloed approaches to handling sensitive corporate and personal data are broken. Insecure workarounds and shadow IT have proliferated as infrastructures have decentralised.
  • Gospel uses private distributed ledger technology to secure enterprise data, and provides permissioned access to internal and external third parties on a ‘need to know’ basis, delivering an immutable record of all data transactions – ending speculative data sharing, eliminating data breaches, and complying with tough new global personal data legislation.
  • Gospel offers a completely new way of accessing and controlling corporate and personal data – technology described by IDC as “the first practical enterprise application of blockchain”
. Ian Smith, Founder and CEO, Gospel Technology

03:20PM

Networking Break

04:20PM

Keynote – Blockchain in the gaming & betting industry

04:50PM

Panel: The use of Blockchain with Big Data

Manuel Martin Marquez

Big Data project Leader at CERN and Orvium.io co-founder

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04:50PM - Day 1

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  • Storing and managing patient and scientific data within the blockchain – benefits and obstacles
  • Data sharing – improved privacy and security
  • Increased trial visibility; automated patient consent and patient privacy
. Manuel Martin Marquez, Big Data project Leader at CERN and Orvium.io co-founder,

05:30PM

Interoperability of different blockchain solutions, and the role of standards

06:00PM

Session Close

Day 2

28 June 2018

Blockchain for Enterprise – Day 2

Blockchain technology is starting to encourage a direct value exchange over the internet. It is slowly moving towards mainstream adoption, and removing the friction in the exchange of value over the internet. It is fast approaching an inflection point where enterprise and greater mainstream adoption will ensue. As a result of the considerable structural advantages blockchain technology is expected to have significant impact on industries including payments, finance, insurance, energy, IoT, exchanges, music and many more. This track analyses just these impacts looking at various industries and the challenges and opportunities that blockchain will present to them.

09:20AM

Blockchain for Enterprise Day 2: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Tiana Laurence

Author

Blockchain for Dummies

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09:20AM - Day 2

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. Tiana Laurence, Author, Blockchain for Dummies

09:30AM

Keynote: Blockchain technologies in the supply chain

10:00AM

Panel: Blockchain in manufacturing

Tobias Disse

CEO & Co-founder Kryha.io Product Manager Blockchain at Shell & KLM

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10:00AM - Day 2

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  • How will blockchain technology be applied to the manufacturing industry?
  • Uses in anti-counterfeiting, airworthiness certificate tracking, & supply chain visibility
  • Benefits, including improved process efficiency & optimized costs
  • Case studies – success stories of using blockchain in manufacturing
. Tobias Disse, CEO & Co-founder Kryha.io Product Manager Blockchain at Shell & KLM,

10:40AM

Case study: The revolution in container shipping

  • Launch of an industry-wide supply chain solution using blockchain technology
  • Blockchain powered bills of landing
  • Quality control and integrity of containers
  • Cost savings across the ocean shipping industry ecosystem

11:00AM

Networking Break

11:30AM

Panel: Real Estate: The challenges and opportunities of Blockchain on Property Transactions

Papuna Ugrekhelidze

Chairman

National Agency of Public Registry (NAPR) Georgia

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11:30AM - Day 2

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Achim Jedelsky

Head of Processes/IT

Daimler Real Estate

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11:30AM - Day 2

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  • Understanding how the entire transaction history of the property could then be followed through the blockchain, and the benefits this presents
  • Using smart contracts in real estate transactions , increasing financial verification
  • Reducing risks of fraud, and tracking property history
  • The opportunity for Immediate transfers without third party verification
  • Creating a digital ID for every real estate assets
. Papuna Ugrekhelidze, Chairman, National Agency of Public Registry (NAPR) Georgia
. Achim Jedelsky, Head of Processes/IT, Daimler Real Estate

12:10PM

Blockchain and the Land Register – a new “trust machine”?

Mats Snäll

Chief Digital Officer

Lantmäteriet (Swedish Land Registry)

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12:10PM - Day 2

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  • The Swedish real property transaction relies on long tradition of trust
  • In times of transformation the public sector need to keep up with new technology in order to keep trust
  • Blockchain technology is said to be a trust machine and the Swedish Land Registry try it out
. Mats Snäll, Chief Digital Officer , Lantmäteriet (Swedish Land Registry)

12:30PM

Blockchain for Enterprise – Case study

12:50PM

Networking Lunch

01:50PM

Keynote: On Hyperledger’s quest for ‘re-decentralisation’

Brian Behlendorf

Executive Director

Hyperledger

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01:50PM - Day 2

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  • Are we now in a “Cambrian Explosion” moment of blockchain technology?  Or is it time to start converging on a few winners in the field?
  • What’s more important right now – open standards or open source software?
  • Is the blockchain technology landscape ready for a million new developers to show up and start coding?
. Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director, Hyperledger

02:20PM

Panel: What are the regulatory implications of using blockchain technologies

Tiana Laurence

Author

Blockchain for Dummies

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09:20AM - Day 2

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  • The development of standards and governance for interoperable blockchains
  • Do regulations need to adjust classification of currencies and commodities?
  • How will regulation address taxation, money laundering, security and other issues blockchain may present
  • Examining the regulation and compliance challenges of deploying blockchain technologies across industry
Moderator: . Tiana Laurence, Author, Blockchain for Dummies

03:00PM

The use of Blockchain to facilitate regulatory harmonisation across the globe

Dr Sarvi Banisadr

Health-Tech Founder and Startup Advisor, Surgeon, Founder at Holding Your Hand Ltd St Mark's Hospital Foundation

St Mark's Hospital Foundation

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03:00PM - Day 2

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  • Relevance of regulatory harmonisation
  • Examples of deviation, resultant fragmentation and potential commercial harm
  • Economic benefits of blockchain aiding regulatory harmonisation through pharma, personal data, precision medicine
. Dr Sarvi Banisadr, Health-Tech Founder and Startup Advisor, Surgeon, Founder at Holding Your Hand Ltd St Mark's Hospital Foundation, St Mark's Hospital Foundation

03:20PM

Networking Break

03:40PM

Blockchain Intelligence – Machine learning algorithms and Blockchain technology

Leif-Nissen Lundbaek

CEO

Xain

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03:40PM - Day 2

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  • Combination of strength in machine learning algorithms and Blockchain technology for real-time audits in production systems
  • How to improve the efficiency of automated quality checks
  • Advantages of immutable data and the resolving of single points of failure
  • Predictive analysis of product qualities, real-time checks and forecasting
  • Design of dynamical mining optimizer for security, resilience and cost as alternative of PBFT in corporate settings
. Leif-Nissen Lundbaek, CEO, Xain

04:10PM

Blockchain Governance for Public Administration: benefits and challenges for e-democracy

Marcella Atzori

Blockchain Advisor

European Parliment

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04:10PM - Day 2

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  • Implementation hurdles at the technical and legal level
  • Benefits and risks for e-democracy
  • Striking a balance between public good, private initiative and  technical innovation
  • Case study
. Marcella Atzori, Blockchain Advisor, European Parliment

04:30PM

Panel: Blockchain for public services and social good

Tom Wilkinson

Head of MI and Analytics

Department For International Development

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04:30PM - Day 2

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Marloes Pomp

Program Officer of the Blockchain Projects

Dutch Government

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04:30PM - Day 2

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Miquel Estapé

Deputy CEO - Strategy & Innovation

Open Government of Catalonia

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04:30PM - Day 2

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  • Government’s role in supporting and influencing the development of blockchain technologies and its potential uses (e.g. voting, government-sponsored clean energy transactions & authenticating claims for tax incentives)
  • How can blockchain be used for non-government bodies and charities? (e.g. increased transparency for fundraising)
  • A look at the opportunities distributed ledger technology and smart contracts brings to increase efficiencies in both government and charities
  • How is blockchain being used to tackle social problems
. Tom Wilkinson, Head of MI and Analytics, Department For International Development
. Marloes Pomp, Program Officer of the Blockchain Projects, Dutch Government
. Miquel Estapé, Deputy CEO - Strategy & Innovation, Open Government of Catalonia

05:10PM

Session Close

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