Day 2 - 14 November 2019

Blockchain for Business

Blockchain technology has the potential to transform businesses in sectors as varied as healthcare, financial, government, manufacturing, music and many more. If applied strategically it can have the potential to transform the processes within a business. This track will explore the various ways leading companies in field are creating blockchain solutions to improve business processes; including management of identity, supply chain, cybersecurity, smart contracts and many more.

10:00AM

B. Lee Jones

Innovation Evangelist & Strategic Advisor

Silicon Valley Innovation Center

Associated Talks:

10:00AM - Day 2

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Blockchain for Business: Chair’s Welcome & Opening Remarks

Hear from a leading industry analyst on how blockchain is shaking up business as we know it.  

. B. Lee Jones, Innovation Evangelist & Strategic Advisor, Silicon Valley Innovation Center

10:20AM

Albert Chiang

Evangelist - Blockchain

VMWare

Associated Talks:

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11:50AM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain-as-a-Service: Enterprise Grade BaaS Solutions

10:20AM - Day 2

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It’s All About Decentralized Trust

As companies move from blockchain concept to production an often overlooked question in the implementation centers around trust. What exactly do we mean by trust? What impact does trust have on blockchain? How do you ensure trust in a blockchain architecture? Learn about answers to these questions and more that will give your project the final block that it needs to go truly into production.

. Albert Chiang, Evangelist - Blockchain, VMWare

10:50AM

Alex Kaplan

Global Leader, Blockchain & AI for Credentials

IBM

Associated Talks:

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10:50AM - Day 2

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Democratize Education and Lifelong Learning

Since the time of cave paintings and scrolls, the transformation of teaching and learning is one of the greatest measures of societal evolution. Still, how we learn and prove the skills we have is significantly under-digitized in comparison to other industries. A blockchain-backed ledger of learning credentials would form a ‘skills wallet’ allowing any earned learning credential to be stored and moved through the learner’s lifelong journey. Find out how a learning credential blockchain is an integral part of transforming our personal career and skills journey.

. Alex Kaplan, Global Leader, Blockchain & AI for Credentials, IBM

11:10AM

Duane Jacobsen

CEO | CFO

Blocksafe Holdings Inc

Associated Talks:

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11:10AM - Day 2

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Securing IoT with Blockchain Technology

  • Why secure IOT… is it Necessary Now? … but How?
  • Data and Identity and Authenticity, Oh My! Off to see the Wizardry
  • Chaining Connected devices on the Blockchain
  • New IOT Blockchain Economies Emerging … Join the Partie$
. Duane Jacobsen, CEO | CFO, Blocksafe Holdings Inc

11:30AM

Networking Break

11:50AM

Kate Mitselmakher

CEO | Founder

Bloccelerate VC

Associated Talks:

02:40PM - Day 1

View Panel: An investors Q&A – The secrets to a successful start-up

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Phil Gomes

Chief Communications & Marketing Officer

Bloq

Associated Talks:

11:50AM - Day 2

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Albert Chiang

Evangelist - Blockchain

VMWare

Associated Talks:

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11:50AM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain-as-a-Service: Enterprise Grade BaaS Solutions

10:20AM - Day 2

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Jonathan Garini

Executive Chairman

Xooa

Associated Talks:

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11:50AM - Day 2

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Henry Liu

Managing Partner

YGC | Yeoman’s Growth Capital

Associated Talks:

11:50AM - Day 2

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Panel: Blockchain-as-a-Service: Enterprise Grade BaaS Solutions

  • What is a Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) solution?
  • Selecting the right BaaS platform
  • The benefits & restrictions of using BaaS
  • Examples of BaaS platforms working for an enterprise use case
Moderator: . Kate Mitselmakher, CEO | Founder, Bloccelerate VC
. Phil Gomes, Chief Communications & Marketing Officer, Bloq
. Albert Chiang, Evangelist - Blockchain, VMWare
. Jonathan Garini, Executive Chairman, Xooa
. Henry Liu, Managing Partner, YGC | Yeoman’s Growth Capital

12:30PM

Stephen Morris

SVP for Digital Solutions & Global Delivery

Sirius

Associated Talks:

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12:30PM - Day 2

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04:10PM - Day 1

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Trust the Chain: Blockchain Solutions In Healthcare

Imagine a future where healthcare patients take ownership of their medical record data at different hospital systems with little friction and have improved patient outcomes because doctors have a more complete picture of your medical history—meaning fewer clinical errors. Learn about real-life solutions Sirius build leveraging blockchain technology.

. Stephen Morris, SVP for Digital Solutions & Global Delivery, Sirius

12:50PM

Douglas Horn

Chief Architect & Whitepaper Author

Telos Foundation

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02:30PM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain for the greater good – The next digital revolution for mankind

12:50PM - Day 2

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Blockchain and the Internet of Trusted Things (IoTT)

The technologies of IoTT and blockchain form a symbiotic partnership leading to better data collection, validation, trust, and tokenized micropayment economies. Using blockchain allows IoT devices to become Trusted devices with administrable permissions and signing keys. Blockchain allows transparent, immutable data recording that can trigger smart contract payments and actions across large sets of stakeholders. The Telos blockchain stands at the nexus of these technologies and provides tools for maximizing their combined potential to change the world.

. Douglas Horn, Chief Architect & Whitepaper Author, Telos Foundation

01:00PM

Mihai Ivascu

CEO & Founder

Modex

Associated Talks:

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01:50PM - Day 1

View Panel: The bumpy ride to blockchain adoption: Blockchain pilot success

01:00PM - Day 2

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Radically simplified blockchain adoption

The cost and time to deployment for blockchain is hampering the technology’s adoption for businesses. But what if blockchain were as easy to use an API, without having to train developers in DApps, and with radical pay-per-use models? In this presentation, Modex co-founder and CEO Mihai Ivascu presents their new solution to finally bring blockchain capabilities to businesses big and small.

. Mihai Ivascu, CEO & Founder, Modex

01:20PM

Shi Xingguo

Founder

Paralism

Associated Talks:

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01:20PM - Day 2

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Independence & Interconnection: Innovate Businesses with Parallel Blockchain

  • Why most real-world use cases need more than one blockchain
  • How parallel blockchain inherently improved scalability, interoperability & performance of blockchain
  • How can developers & enterprises join the parallel blockchain system
. Shi Xingguo, Founder, Paralism

01:30PM

Networking Break

02:30PM

B. Lee Jones

Innovation Evangelist & Strategic Advisor

Silicon Valley Innovation Center

Associated Talks:

10:00AM - Day 2

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Jarred Winn

CEO

Winn.solutions

Associated Talks:

02:30PM - Day 2

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Ryan Rugg

Global Industry Lead

r3

Associated Talks:

02:30PM - Day 2

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Douglas Horn

Chief Architect & Whitepaper Author

Telos Foundation

Associated Talks:

02:30PM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain for the greater good – The next digital revolution for mankind

12:50PM - Day 2

View Blockchain and the Internet of Trusted Things (IoTT)

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Jill Ni

Deputy Head

Binance | Blockchain Charity Foundation

Associated Talks:

04:20PM - Day 1

View Blockchain: the New Social Contract

02:30PM - Day 2

View Panel: Blockchain for the greater good – The next digital revolution for mankind

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Panel: Blockchain for the greater good – The next digital revolution for mankind

  • How is blockchain being used for good in social projects, campaigns, fundraising & voting 
  • Blockchain in action; fighting poverty, war & environmental sustainability 
  • Public sector & government issues being addressed – voting case study 
  • How enabling the new digital society is actually making an impact 
Moderator: . B. Lee Jones, Innovation Evangelist & Strategic Advisor, Silicon Valley Innovation Center
. Jarred Winn, CEO, Winn.solutions
. Ryan Rugg, Global Industry Lead, r3
. Douglas Horn, Chief Architect & Whitepaper Author, Telos Foundation
. Jill Ni, Deputy Head, Binance | Blockchain Charity Foundation

03:20PM

David Kochalko

President

ARTiFACTS

Associated Talks:

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View Nix

03:20PM - Day 2

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Halyna Tsymbal

Senior Business Analyst

Nix

Associated Talks:

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03:20PM - Day 2

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What we learned building a blockchain platform for scientific research

  • Launching a blockchain platform for scientific & academic research
  • Accelerating time-to-market with offshore technology expertise
  • Partnering with a public permissioned blockchain infrastructure
. David Kochalko, President, ARTiFACTS
. Halyna Tsymbal, Senior Business Analyst , Nix

03:50PM

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