Agenda

See below for the schedule of speakers and networking. Subject to changes.
Day 1
30 May 2016

Registration / Morning Coffee Break / Networking

Morning registration begins at 9:00 AM and includes a coffee break and opportunity to network with guests.  

Opening Remarks

Opening remarks given by Saif Al Aleeli, CEO of Dubai Future Foundation
Saif Al Aleeli

Global Blockchain Council Announcement and Panel

The Global Blockchain Council will host a panel discussion and announce the first four pilot projects that have been selected to move forward.
Noah Raford
Pinaki Aich
James Bernard
Ola Doudin
Greg Simon
Vignesh Raja

Mid-Morning Coffee and Networking Break

Mid morning networking break for delegates to discuss the first sessions and to have some light refreshments.  

Innovation in the UAE – Panel Discussion

Hear from experts locally and internationally about innovation happening in the UAE and how to take steps to ensure a successful and sustainable future.
Magnus Olsson
Anthony Butler
Alvaro Abella
Victor Kiriakos
David Chapman
Peter Rizzo

Marco Streng – Co-Founder and CEO, Genesis Group

Coming from mathematics, Marco Streng became involved with Bitcoin by studying emerging and self-organising networks. He has taken part in the community since its earliest days and has invested in...
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Marco Streng

Ken Lo, CEO ANX International – Building Scalable Blockchain Solutions

Ken Lo is the CEO and Co-founder of ANX INTERNATIONAL. He stands at the forefront of one of the fastest moving industries, Blockchain technologies. He has spent the past 3...
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Ken Lo

Dr. Cherif Belbel – CEO at eBitx

Organizations across many verticals are using ANX/Ebitx services to gain a competitive edge. The most popular programs are loyalty points, payment solutions, social networking and financial trading systems. ANX/Ebitx is the only...
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Dr. Cherif Belbel

Working Lunch – Networking Break

Working Lunch and networking.  

Floris Kleemans – Former Head of Strategy, ABN Amro Bank, NV

As former Group Strategy Head of ABN AMRO Bank, Floris founded the independent non-profit FOCAFET foundation in 2014 to establish a new, open and free to use internet protocol, UETP. With UETP,...
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Floris Kleemans

Bitcoin, The Elephant in The Room – Panel Discussion

Panel discussion on the past, present, and future of bitcoin and its relationship with blockchain technology and future implications.
Esteban Van Goor
Jan Skoyles
Mate Tokay
Harry Yeh
Marco Krohn
Bruce Fenton

A Blueprint for Global Education in Blockchain Technology

Dean Masley is Executive Director of the Blockchain Education Network (BEN), a robust network of blockchain clubs at university campuses across the world to create #GenerationBlockchain. BEN believes that the...
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Dean Masley

Moe Levin – Closing Remarks

Closing remarks by Keynote Events Founder Moe Levin.
Moe Levin
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