Day 1

28 November 2018

09:00AM

ICOs & Cryptofinance Strategies: Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

09:10AM

Keynote: Examining the Opportunity to Create New Global Financial Integration

  • Creating a new exchange economy with tokens
  • How the market is evolving – key issues, and delivering on promise
  • Where is the market going, and how to build trust on a global scale?
  • The transition to building legitimacy with traditional financial systems

09:30AM

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
  • 64 ICOs took place in 2016, how to make sure you are ship shape
  • ICOs pathways and preparation tools
  • Regulators measured approach to token sales and future plans

09:50AM

Investors Roundtable – How to Approach Crypto and ICO Investment

Hear discussions and advise from an experts in the field

10:20AM

Panel: Understanding the Market Dynamics for ICO’s Token Sales and Crowd Funding

  • Self-Regulation in Crypto financing
  • Tools for a token sale
  • Crowdfunding vs ICOs – risks and challenges
  • Liquidity in digital tokens – how these are traded for other digital currencies, and then into fiat currency through a digital exchange.

11:00AM

Networking Break

11:20AM

Case Study: Brandshield

11:50AM

Case Study: Post ICO – What Now?

12:10PM

Institutional Evolution into Crypto space

12:30PM

Roundtable Discussion: 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)

01:00PM

Networking Lunch

02:00PM

Afternoon Keynote: Examining the Current State of Cryptocurrencies, and the Rise of the Internet of Money

  • How cryptocurrencies and blockchain are creating a new funding source for this innovation in the form of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs).
  • How will this grow the next wave of innovation.
  • Money is being made programmable.

02:30PM

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

03:10PM

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

03:30PM

Networking Break

04:00PM

Case Study 2

04:20PM

Effects of Quantum Computing on Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

04:40PM

Case Study 3

05:10PM

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

05:50PM

Networking Break

06:00PM

Meetup

07:00PM

Session Close