Day 2 - 6 October 2022

09:45AM

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Feng Hou

Chief Digital Transformation Evangelist

Maryville University

Associated Talks:

09:45AM - Day 1

View Chairperson’s Welcome – An Introduction to Tokenization and Digital Assets

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Chairperson’s Welcome – An Introduction to Tokenization and Digital Assets

. Feng Hou, Chief Digital Transformation Evangelist, Maryville University

10:00AM

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NFTs – The Story So Far

  • From ETH Rocks to Beeple’s $7mill deal – mapping NFTs journey to success.
  • Crypto-collectables – when and how should a corporation mint their own token?
  • Is there anything that can’t be tokenized? 
  • Who benefits? Use cases from different industries. 

10:30AM

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Jessica Lauren

Senior Representative

Radix

Associated Talks:

10:30AM - Day 2

View The Now and the Future of Smart Contracting

01:55PM - Day 2

View Keynote Panel: DeFi 2.0

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The Now and the Future of Smart Contracting

  • Radix’s asset-oriented smart contract programming language Scrypto is a game changer for DeFi developers.
  • Why smart contract programming is difficult today, and how Scrypto makes building dApps much simpler than on Solidity.
  • Radix’s technology and roadmap that will have smart contracts on the mainnet by the end of 2022 and will achieve millions of transactions per second by 2023.
. Jessica Lauren, Senior Representative, Radix

11:00AM

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Alex Nascimento

Co-Founder | Managing Director

UCLA Blockchain Lab | 7CC Blockchain

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Nikita Ngan Nguyen

Chief of Business

Ekoios Technology

Associated Talks:

11:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote Panel: The Future of Digital Assets

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Zack Chang

Project Manager

WonderPals

Associated Talks:

11:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote Panel: The Future of Digital Assets

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Niamh O’Connell

Senior Business Development Manager

CasperLabs

Associated Talks:

11:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote Panel: The Future of Digital Assets

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Sachin Rege

Digital Product Transformation Leader

Wells Fargo

Associated Talks:

11:00AM - Day 2

View Keynote Panel: The Future of Digital Assets

12:40PM - Day 1

View Smart Contracts and Their Expanding Functionality

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Keynote Panel: The Future of Digital Assets

  • Scoping out the impact – how has the digitalisation of currency changed the world?
  • The success of NFTs and where they might take us in the future.
  • The Art of Persuasion – how to bring round the critics and move closer to ubiquitous adoption of digital assets?
  • Starting up and settling in – what is the advice for new innovators in the different fields? 
Moderator: . Alex Nascimento, Co-Founder | Managing Director, UCLA Blockchain Lab | 7CC Blockchain
. Nikita Ngan Nguyen, Chief of Business, Ekoios Technology
. Zack Chang, Project Manager, WonderPals
. Niamh O’Connell, Senior Business Development Manager, CasperLabs
. Sachin Rege, Digital Product Transformation Leader, Wells Fargo

11:40AM

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Daniela Barbosa

Executive Director/ General Manager Blockchain, Healthcare & Identity

The Hyperledger Foundation/ Linux Foundation

Associated Talks:

11:40AM - Day 2

View How Digital Identity, Digital Assets, Web 3 and More are Shaping the Blockchain Ecosystem

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How Digital Identity, Digital Assets, Web 3 and More are Shaping the Blockchain Ecosystem

  •  The growing importance of blockchain optionality.
  • The role of self-sovereign ownership and control of data.
  • Critical tools for scalability and interoperability, including tokens, standards and open governance.
. Daniela Barbosa, Executive Director/ General Manager Blockchain, Healthcare & Identity, The Hyperledger Foundation/ Linux Foundation

12:00PM

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Claus Skaaning

CEO

DigiShares

Associated Talks:

12:00PM - Day 2

View VIRTUAL PRESENTATION: The New Kid on the Block – Tokenized Real Estate

12:00PM - Day 2

View The New Kid on the Block – Tokenized Real Estate

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The New Kid on the Block – Tokenized Real Estate

  • How does the tokenisation of real estate bring value to developers?
  • Current ways it is being practiced – in Europe and further afield.
  • What are the barriers to adoption?
. Claus Skaaning, CEO, DigiShares

12:15PM

Networking Break

12:45PM

(PDT)

Mark Christianson

Digital Experience Delivery Senior Lead

Mars

Associated Talks:

12:45PM - Day 2

View The Metaverse

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The Metaverse

  • How do we currently understand online existence?  
  • The scope of possibility – what types of Metaverse are in development, and which is most likely to dominate future markets? 
  • Security, Tokenization, Privacy: Blockchain’s usefulness in the Metaverse.
  • Is it all good? Where might virtual existence have its downfalls? 
. Mark Christianson, Digital Experience Delivery Senior Lead, Mars

01:05PM

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Senior Representative, Unicoin

Associated Talks:

01:05PM - Day 2

View Keynote: Web 3.0 – the Building Blocks for a New Enterprise

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Keynote: Web 3.0 – the Building Blocks for a New Enterprise

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. Senior Representative, Unicoin, ,

01:35PM

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Persuading Wall Street – Increasing Mainstream Support for Tokenized Assets

  • What are the pitfalls that deter financial institutions from announcing support for tokenized assets? 
  • Increasing use case coverage – comparing each blockchain for their asset support capabilities.
  • The firm hand of the press – will we see a more favourable reflection of tokenization in 2022?

01:55PM

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Phillip Silitschanu

Research Director

IDC Financial Insights

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Alex Marquez

Head of Experian Ventures

Experian

Associated Talks:

01:55PM - Day 2

View Keynote Panel: DeFi 2.0

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Jessica Lauren

Senior Representative

Radix

Associated Talks:

10:30AM - Day 2

View The Now and the Future of Smart Contracting

01:55PM - Day 2

View Keynote Panel: DeFi 2.0

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Keynote Panel: DeFi 2.0

  • Smart contracts for financial accessibility – what are the user benefits of decentralised finance?
  • What improvements will we see with DeFi 2.0? 
  • Footprint analytics – what types of DeFi projects are looking to dominate the market share in the coming year?  
Moderator: . Phillip Silitschanu, Research Director, IDC Financial Insights
. Alex Marquez, Head of Experian Ventures, Experian
. Jessica Lauren, Senior Representative, Radix

02:35PM

Networking Break

02:50PM

(PDT)

It’s mine! Can we make Better use of Tokenization to Prove Ownership?

  • Tokenization in the creator economy – licensing, copyrighting and patenting.
  • Moving to other industries – the tokenization of ideas? Or consent? 
  • Trusting the blockchain despite the press.

03:10PM

(PDT)

Flying High – The World of Luxury Goods

  • Fashion, Art and Real Estate: tokenization in its prime?  
  • Metaverse partnerships and opportunities for luxury vendors.
  • Does increased collaboration between competitors using the blockchain strengthen the luxury good market? 

03:30PM

(PDT)

Senior Representative, Berbix

Associated Talks:

03:30PM - Day 2

View VIRTUAL PRESENTATION: Instant Identification Verification

03:30PM - Day 2

View Instant Identification Verification

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Instant Identification Verification

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. Senior Representative, Berbix, ,

03:40PM

(PDT)

Adoption and Opportunities of CBDCs

To follow soon …

04:00PM

End of Day