Day 1 - 18 April 2018

Cryptofinance and ICO strategies

09:00AM

Thomas Power

Board Member

9 Spokes

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09:00AM - Day 1

View Cryptofinance and ICO strategies: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

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Cryptofinance and ICO strategies: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

. Thomas Power, Board Member, 9 Spokes
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09:10AM

Richard Kastelein

Founder, Publisher and EiC

Blockchain News

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09:10AM - Day 1

View Initial Coin Offerings – An introduction and future proofing

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Initial Coin Offerings – An introduction and future proofing

  • The start of the ICO revolution
  • Challenges and solutions to go from raising traditional funding from a bank or investors to a company that sells tokens to its customers
  • 235 ICOs took place in 2017, how to make sure you are ship shape
  • ICOs pathways and preparation tools
  • Regulators measured approach to token sales and future plans
. Richard Kastelein, Founder, Publisher and EiC, Blockchain News
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09:30AM

Aleks Nowak

CIO

Block Ex

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09:30AM - Day 1

View Redefining standards and liquidity options in the ICO market

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Redefining standards and liquidity options in the ICO market

  • ICO structuring
  • ICO governance
  • Future pathways
. Aleks Nowak, CIO, Block Ex
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10:00AM

Yiseul Cho

Founder@Perceptra accelerator, Venture partner@FBG Capital, Multiple advisor

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Adam Leonard

CEO

Block Ex

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10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Understanding the market dynamics for ICO’s token sales and crowd funding

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Harsh Jani

Business Development Manager

Swarm

Associated Talks:

01:50PM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain technology from the investor’s perspective: A VC view of the marketplace

10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Understanding the market dynamics for ICO’s token sales and crowd funding

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Gaby Treiband

Founder

BrandCrypt

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10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Understanding the market dynamics for ICO’s token sales and crowd funding

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Anish Mohammed

Lead Security Architect at HSBC & Advisor at Ripple Labs

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10:00AM - Day 1

View Panel: Understanding the market dynamics for ICO’s token sales and crowd funding

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Panel: Understanding the market dynamics for ICO’s token sales and crowd funding

  • Self-Regulation in Crypto financing
  • Tools for a token sale
  • VC-Angel-Investing vs ICOs – risks and opportunities
  • Crowdfunding vs ICOs – risks and challenges
  • ICO marketing and communication – Challenges and opportunities
  • Liquidity in digital tokens – how these are traded for other digital currencies, and then into fiat currency through a digital exchange.
Moderator: . Yiseul Cho, Founder@Perceptra accelerator, Venture partner@FBG Capital, Multiple advisor,
. Adam Leonard, CEO, Block Ex
. Harsh Jani, Business Development Manager, Swarm
. Gaby Treiband, Founder, BrandCrypt
. Anish Mohammed, Lead Security Architect at HSBC & Advisor at Ripple Labs,
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10:40AM

Shahaf Bar Geffen

CEO

Coti

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10:40AM - Day 1

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Reinventing money – Currency Of The Internet

  • The problems with traditional payments systems
  • cryptocurrencies today are not a solution for payments
  • How to disrupt Visa and MasterCard’s business
  • Building Blockchain 3.0 – a system that is scalable, safe and free
. Shahaf Bar Geffen, CEO, Coti
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11:00AM

Networking Break

11:20AM

Yoav Keren

CEO

MyShield

Associated Talks:

12:00PM - Day 1

View Panel: Cybersecurity and ID management using Blockchain

10:20AM - Day 2

View The ecosystem of confidence: MyShield – A decentralized anti-scam platform

11:20AM - Day 1

View How to protect your ICO against phishing and scams?

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How to protect your ICO against phishing and scams?

10 percent of the funds raised in ICOs are stolen. Scams and phishing in rogue websites as well as in social networks like Telegram, Facebook or Twitter pose a significant threat to the success of ICOs. Learn how clear strategy and advanced tools may minimize damages to your ICO, protect your investors and protect your reputation.

. Yoav Keren, CEO, MyShield
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11:50AM

Ralph Achkar

Managing Director - Digital Product Development and Innovation Team

State Street

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11:50AM - Day 1

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Institutional evolution into Crypto space

  • Current demand
  • Is the institutional market different?
  • Is technology the driver – what needs to change?
. Ralph Achkar, Managing Director - Digital Product Development and Innovation Team, State Street
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12:10PM

Ethan Pierse

Partner at Borderless Ventures, Director at The CryptoAssets Institute & Author of Chief Startup Officer

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12:10PM - Day 1

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Understanding the CryptoAssets Economy

. Ethan Pierse, Partner at Borderless Ventures, Director at The CryptoAssets Institute & Author of Chief Startup Officer,
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12:30PM

Martin Bartlam

Head of UK Finance and Financial Markets teams

DLA Piper

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12:30PM - Day 1

View Regulation and Litigation involving ICOs and Cryptofinance

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Regulation and Litigation involving ICOs and Cryptofinance

  • Regulatory implications on ICOs and Cryptocurrencies
  • Litigation cases
  • Security law compliance
  • Drafting your own SAFT (Simple Agreement for Future Tokens)
. Martin Bartlam, Head of UK Finance and Financial Markets teams, DLA Piper
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01:00PM

Networking Lunch

01:45PM

Cryptofinance and ICO strategies: Afternoon Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

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01:50PM

Ilya Smagin

Lead Scala Developer

Waves

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01:50PM - Day 1

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Smart Contracts

. Ilya Smagin, Lead Scala Developer, Waves
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02:10PM

Mark Mueller-Eberstein

CEO

Adgetec

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David Lu

Venture Partner

Virgil Capital

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02:10PM - Day 1

View Panel: The rise of Crypto Capitalism – the changing role of VCs vs. ICOs

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Fabio La Franca

Venture Capital Investor

Station12

Associated Talks:

09:40AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain for the entertainment industry

02:10PM - Day 1

View Panel: The rise of Crypto Capitalism – the changing role of VCs vs. ICOs

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Matt Oguz

Managing Director

Venture/Science

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02:10PM - Day 1

View Panel: The rise of Crypto Capitalism – the changing role of VCs vs. ICOs

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Panel: The rise of Crypto Capitalism – the changing role of VCs vs. ICOs

  • What do investors look for in an ICO?
  • Where, how and what outlets to use to promote your ICO?
  • Shaping the information to attract high calibre investors
  • Examining the difference in ‘terms’ and relationships between VC and ICO
  • Challenging the VC model and new environments where VC’s compete with Hedge funds.
  • VCs starting to tokenise
Moderator: . Mark Mueller-Eberstein, CEO , Adgetec
. David Lu, Venture Partner, Virgil Capital
. Fabio La Franca, Venture Capital Investor, Station12
. Matt Oguz, Managing Director, Venture/Science
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02:50PM

Examining the ICO market in Asia

  • Encrypt Coins- Buy Side & Sell Side
  • Blockchain: Sky Ledger, an advanced technology
  • Digital Assets management platform – Supper Wallet
  • ICO Case Study – Sun Coin, MZ Coin & Social Coin
  • China & Asia is the Future
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03:10PM

Myles Milston

CEO

globacap

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03:10PM - Day 1

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Tokenized Equity: Issuance, Secondary Markets, and Regulation

  • Representing equity in blockchain
  • Implications for registry management, trading, clearing, settlement, and custody
  • Addressing regulation
. Myles Milston, CEO, globacap
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03:30PM

Networking Break

04:00PM

Robert Hallam

Senior Account Manager

eToro

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04:00PM - Day 1

View Cryptocurrency platforms

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Cryptocurrency platforms

  • Investing in Crypto
  • Blockchain evolution
  • Mass Adoption
  • The Ecosystem
  • Consumer trends
. Robert Hallam, Senior Account Manager, eToro
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04:20PM

Jacob Yocom-Piatt

Project Lead

Decred

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04:20PM - Day 1

View Decentralized Central Banking

05:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: The future of Crypto Finance

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Decentralized Central Banking

Come find out why decentralized blockchain governance is not the snoozefest people think it is. Proof-of-stake governance solves the very real planning issues that are fracturing the crypto community.

. Jacob Yocom-Piatt, Project Lead, Decred
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04:50PM

Vlad Panchenko

CEO and Founder

dmarket.com/

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06:00PM - Day 1

View Blockchain Social Club – Meet Up

04:50PM - Day 1

View How to Avoid Hidden Risks and Pitfalls While Investing in ICOs

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How to Avoid Hidden Risks and Pitfalls While Investing in ICOs

Advise on how to stay safe with ICOs and avoid scams

  • The quality of the team
  • Transactions transparency
  • Seductive discounts
. Vlad Panchenko, CEO and Founder, dmarket.com/
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05:20PM

Dr. Michael J. Garbade

CEO

LiveEdu

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05:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: The future of Crypto Finance

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Kimley Kadoche

Head of Investor Relations

LGO Markets

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05:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: The future of Crypto Finance

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Jacob Yocom-Piatt

Project Lead

Decred

Associated Talks:

04:20PM - Day 1

View Decentralized Central Banking

05:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: The future of Crypto Finance

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John Hargrave

Publisher

Bitcoin Market Journal

Associated Talks:

02:10PM - Day 2

View How to Get Users on Your Blockchain

05:20PM - Day 1

View Panel: The future of Crypto Finance

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Panel: The future of Crypto Finance

  • The potential of crypto currencies in corporate finance
  • Will regulation and taxation involving cryptocurrencies affect their potential?
  • Will cryptocurrencies help prevent terrorist financing, money laundering, fraud and tax evasion or promote it?
  • Will cryptocurrency exchange be successful worldwide? Issues with international exchange
. Dr. Michael J. Garbade, CEO, LiveEdu
. Kimley Kadoche, Head of Investor Relations, LGO Markets
. Jacob Yocom-Piatt, Project Lead, Decred
. John Hargrave, Publisher, Bitcoin Market Journal
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06:00PM

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