Day 1 - 29 September 2021

09:30AM

(MST)

John Hargrave

CEO

Media Shower

Associated Talks:

09:30AM - Day 1

View Blockchain for Enterprise: Chairperson’s Welcome

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Blockchain for Enterprise: Chairperson’s Welcome

Opening talk – overview of sessions and highlights.

. John Hargrave, CEO, Media Shower

09:40AM

(MST)

How do we build bridges between digital islands?

  • Working together, not apart – co-opetition to break down the digital silos and cross new boundaries with the competition.
  • Setting international standards – regulation to set the footings for real change.
  • Aligning everyone’s interests – investing your R&D budget correctly.
  • The future of enterprise technology – a look into 2022 and beyond.

10:00AM

(MST)

Shyam Nagarajan

Executive Partner, Blockchain Services

IBM

Associated Talks:

10:00AM - Day 1

View Keynote: Applying the power of blockchain to advance societal progress

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Keynote: Applying the power of blockchain to advance societal progress

  • Industry-wide challenges where it need trusted data to solve 
  • Digital credentials in action 
  • Realization of product-level carbon transparency 
. Shyam Nagarajan, Executive Partner, Blockchain Services , IBM

10:30AM

(MST)

Nadia Hewett

Data for Common Purpose and Blockchain

World Economic Forum

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Senior Representative

Solution Provider

Associated Talks:

01:20PM - Day 2

View LIVE Panel: Payments driving the future of digital assets

01:00PM - Day 1

View How does blockchain slot into your legacy system?

01:30PM - Day 1

View LIVE Women in TechEx Panel: Blockchain for sustainability and social innovation

12:30PM - Day 2

View Navigating the crypto landscape

11:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: Central bank digital currencies in action

10:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: 2021 – the most consequential year for crypto

10:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote: The digital dollar: Motivations, technology and implications of CBDCs

12:30PM - Day 1

View The blockchain tracked COVID-19 medical passport

11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain – solving problems in the supply chain

10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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Anil John

Technical Director, Silicon Valley Innovation Program

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Associated Talks:

12:10PM - Day 1

View Interoperability as a first principle – Encouraging innovation, ensuring diversity, & enabling a Global ecosystem

10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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Brian Behlendorf

Executive Director

Hyperledger

Associated Talks:

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10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

  • Blockchain moving into the slope of enlightenment from the plateau of productivity – how far have we come so far, and how far do we have to go? A look into the future.
  • Running out of time to work together – how can we push ahead with co-opetition?
  • How do we scale up from pilot to implementation?
  • Digital transformation – a matter for culture.
Moderator: . Nadia Hewett, Data for Common Purpose and Blockchain, World Economic Forum
. Reserved, Senior Representative, Solution Provider
. Anil John, Technical Director, Silicon Valley Innovation Program, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
. Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director, Hyperledger

11:10AM

(MST)

Nelson Petracek

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

TIBCO Software, Inc.

Associated Talks:

11:10AM - Day 1

View The rise of the bold innovator! Becoming a tech hero

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The rise of the bold innovator! Becoming a tech hero

  • Futureproofing your innovation project – how do you ensure you are tech neutral?
  • Getting the board on board – storytelling for success.
  • Evolving your company culture to be progressive.
. Nelson Petracek, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), TIBCO Software, Inc.

11:30AM

(MST)

Daniel Yim

Principal | Head of Asia

Noblis | Government Blockchain Association

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Senior Representative

Solution Provider

Associated Talks:

01:20PM - Day 2

View LIVE Panel: Payments driving the future of digital assets

01:00PM - Day 1

View How does blockchain slot into your legacy system?

01:30PM - Day 1

View LIVE Women in TechEx Panel: Blockchain for sustainability and social innovation

12:30PM - Day 2

View Navigating the crypto landscape

11:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: Central bank digital currencies in action

10:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: 2021 – the most consequential year for crypto

10:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote: The digital dollar: Motivations, technology and implications of CBDCs

12:30PM - Day 1

View The blockchain tracked COVID-19 medical passport

11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain – solving problems in the supply chain

10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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Andrei Semenov

Director of Innovation - Supply Chain

CONA Services - A Coca-Cola System IT Services Company

Associated Talks:

11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain – solving problems in the supply chain

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Panel: Blockchain – solving problems in the supply chain

  • How can blockchain help connect the supply chain?
  • Key use cases that could change the way we track pharma resources for a better future for the world – fixing overdue problems for a brighter future.
  • Tracking and unlocking the value of resources with blockchain.
Moderator: . Daniel Yim, Principal | Head of Asia, Noblis | Government Blockchain Association
. Reserved, Senior Representative, Solution Provider
. Andrei Semenov, Director of Innovation - Supply Chain, CONA Services - A Coca-Cola System IT Services Company

12:10PM

(MST)

Anil John

Technical Director, Silicon Valley Innovation Program

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Associated Talks:

12:10PM - Day 1

View Interoperability as a first principle – Encouraging innovation, ensuring diversity, & enabling a Global ecosystem

10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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Interoperability as a first principle – Encouraging innovation, ensuring diversity, & enabling a Global ecosystem

Overview of the work of the DHS S&T Silicon Valley Innovation Program over the last 6 years to ensure the availability of a global, competitive ecosystem of solution providers that are truly standards based and interoperable to support the operational needs of DHS Components. The presentation will cover both the Blockchain/DLT R&D work that was conducted, as well as specific supply chain and digital credential operational problem sets that are being addressed via this approach. Click here for RESOURCE POINTER

. Anil John, Technical Director, Silicon Valley Innovation Program, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

12:30PM

(MST)

Reserved

Senior Representative

Solution Provider

Associated Talks:

01:20PM - Day 2

View LIVE Panel: Payments driving the future of digital assets

01:00PM - Day 1

View How does blockchain slot into your legacy system?

01:30PM - Day 1

View LIVE Women in TechEx Panel: Blockchain for sustainability and social innovation

12:30PM - Day 2

View Navigating the crypto landscape

11:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: Central bank digital currencies in action

10:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: 2021 – the most consequential year for crypto

10:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote: The digital dollar: Motivations, technology and implications of CBDCs

12:30PM - Day 1

View The blockchain tracked COVID-19 medical passport

11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain – solving problems in the supply chain

10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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The blockchain tracked COVID-19 medical passport

  • The blockchain tracked COVID-19 passport solution.
  • Understanding why self-sovereign identity is the key – decentralised identity management platforms.
  • Technology underpinning the way out of the global pandemic.
. Reserved, Senior Representative, Solution Provider

12:40PM

(MST)

Meyrick Vaz

Vice President - Strategic Market Partnerships

UnitedHealthcare

Associated Talks:

12:40PM - Day 1

View Co-opetition in health care – Helping patients find the right doctor

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Mike Jacobs

Technology Fellow & SVP

Optum | UnitedHealthcare

Associated Talks:

12:40PM - Day 1

View Co-opetition in health care – Helping patients find the right doctor

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Co-opetition in health care – Helping patients find the right doctor

  • A brief introduction to the Synaptic Health Alliance, its mission and current project
  • How competitors and business partners in health care are finding ways to work together
  • “Carrots and sticks” within an incentive model to ensure collective success
. Meyrick Vaz, Vice President - Strategic Market Partnerships, UnitedHealthcare
. Mike Jacobs, Technology Fellow & SVP, Optum | UnitedHealthcare

01:00PM

(MST)

Reserved

Senior Representative

Solution Provider

Associated Talks:

01:20PM - Day 2

View LIVE Panel: Payments driving the future of digital assets

01:00PM - Day 1

View How does blockchain slot into your legacy system?

01:30PM - Day 1

View LIVE Women in TechEx Panel: Blockchain for sustainability and social innovation

12:30PM - Day 2

View Navigating the crypto landscape

11:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: Central bank digital currencies in action

10:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: 2021 – the most consequential year for crypto

10:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote: The digital dollar: Motivations, technology and implications of CBDCs

12:30PM - Day 1

View The blockchain tracked COVID-19 medical passport

11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain – solving problems in the supply chain

10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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How does blockchain slot into your legacy system?

  • Challenges faced – implementing the rollout of a full-scale blockchain solution.
  • Linking your new blockchain with legacy systems – aches and pains of integration.
  • Starting from the ground up – how to ensure a flexible and agile project process.
. Reserved, Senior Representative, Solution Provider

01:20PM

(MST)

Blockchain to help save democracy

  • e-Voting on the blockchain – how can we use technology like blockchain to save democracy in the modern world?
  • How can we fix voting standards with blockchain?
  • Full transparency – no arguments! Voting standards being built from opaque technology solutions.

01:30PM

(MST)

Daniela Barbosa

VP World Wide Alliances

Hyperledger

Associated Talks:

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Reserved

Senior Representative

Solution Provider

Associated Talks:

01:20PM - Day 2

View LIVE Panel: Payments driving the future of digital assets

01:00PM - Day 1

View How does blockchain slot into your legacy system?

01:30PM - Day 1

View LIVE Women in TechEx Panel: Blockchain for sustainability and social innovation

12:30PM - Day 2

View Navigating the crypto landscape

11:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: Central bank digital currencies in action

10:30AM - Day 2

View Panel: 2021 – the most consequential year for crypto

10:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote: The digital dollar: Motivations, technology and implications of CBDCs

12:30PM - Day 1

View The blockchain tracked COVID-19 medical passport

11:30AM - Day 1

View Panel: Blockchain – solving problems in the supply chain

10:30AM - Day 1

View LIVE Panel: Technology utopianism & the state of blockchain in enterprise

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Michelle Chivunga N

Chair-International/Foreign Affairs Committee | Global FinTech Advisory Board

Global Policy House | The British Blockchain Association | The Government of Bermuda

Associated Talks:

01:30PM - Day 1

View LIVE Women in TechEx Panel: Blockchain for sustainability and social innovation

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LIVE Women in TechEx Panel: Blockchain for sustainability and social innovation

  • Looking at how blockchain is empowering social innovation and environmental projects.
  • Emerging countries; use cases in charity, voting, poverty, sustainability.
  • How are we leveraging the next technology revolution for the good of mankind.
  • Taking back power to the people with self-sovereign identity.
  • What public sector and government action is taking place?
Moderator: . Daniela Barbosa, VP World Wide Alliances, Hyperledger
. Reserved, Senior Representative, Solution Provider
. Michelle Chivunga N, Chair-International/Foreign Affairs Committee | Global FinTech Advisory Board, Global Policy House | The British Blockchain Association | The Government of Bermuda

02:10PM

(MST)

End of Day 1

Click to view the agenda for: Day 2 The Future of Digital Assets track

Topics include: Crypto Assets | Currency | Stable Coins | Tokenization | Exchanges | Regulation | Institutional Investment | CBDC