Day 1

29 November 2017

09:30AM

ICOs & Cryptofinance – Chair’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

09:50AM

Keynote: How to future proof your Initial Coin Offering

  • 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

10:20AM

Panel: Initial coin offerings, token sales and crowd funding

Sydney Armani

CEO/Publisher

Fintech World

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Dylan Senter

CEO and Founder

Spectiv

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Daniel Doll-Steinberg

Entrepreneur and Cofounder

Blockchainsmokers, Restitution.io and virt-U

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  •  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.
Moderator: . Sydney Armani, CEO/Publisher, Fintech World
. Dylan Senter, CEO and Founder, Spectiv
. Daniel Doll-Steinberg, Entrepreneur and Cofounder, Blockchainsmokers, Restitution.io and virt-U

11:00AM

Networking Break

11:30AM

Defining your offer and shaping the sale

  • Token’s sold via an ICO a security?
  • Security law compliance
  • Drafting your own SAFT (Simple Agreement for Future Tokens)

11:50AM

Panel: Learning from ICOs offerings, key take aways

  • Lessons from the coalface
  • Successful token sales – tips and tricks
  • Post funding – what comes next?

12:30PM

Keynote: ICO’s & Cryptofinance

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01:00PM

Networking Break

02:00PM

ICO Pitches

Senior Representative, Karma

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Peter Fedchenkov

Co-Founder and CEO

INS - Global Consumer Ecosystem

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02:00PM - Day 1

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Pitch 1: INS

Pitch 2: Karma

. Senior Representative, Karma, ,
. Peter Fedchenkov, Co-Founder and CEO, INS - Global Consumer Ecosystem

02:50PM

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

Michael Terpin

Co founder

BitAngels

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Euny Hong

Senior editor

Investopedia

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02:50PM - Day 1

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  • 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
. Michael Terpin, Co founder, BitAngels
. Euny Hong, Senior editor, Investopedia

03:30PM

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.

03:50PM

Panel: Is Bitcoin best – what is the future of cryptocurrencies?

  • Discussing the big players in cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin, Ethereum and many more….
  • Why are some VC’s sceptical of cryptocurrencies?
  • Will distributed ledgers maintain an accurate record of the creation and ownership of all cryptocurrencies?
  • Will cryptocurrency exchange be successful worldwide? Issues with international exchange

04:30PM

Keynote: The future of bitcoin and blockchain technologies

  • The potential of crypto currencies in an increasingly digital world
  • Central banks in a world where digital currencies are available as an alternative to reserve currency
  • Bitcoin as an economic incentive for securing permissionless Blockchain
  • How digital money and cryptocurrencies like bitcoin could help prevent terrorist financing, money laundering, fraud and tax evasion

04:50PM

Roundtable session: Pitches and ICO launches

Nick Ravanbakhsh

Co-founder and COO

Spectiv

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Tomoaki Sato

Chairman and CEO

Starbase

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04:50PM - Day 1

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Dylan Senter

CEO and Founder

Spectiv

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04:50PM - Day 1

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10:20AM - Day 1

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First pitch: Spectiv

Second pitch: Starbase

. Nick Ravanbakhsh, Co-founder and COO, Spectiv
. Tomoaki Sato, Chairman and CEO, Starbase
. Dylan Senter, CEO and Founder, Spectiv

05:30PM

Round Up Session

05:45PM

Conference End