|7:45AM||Registration & Coffee|
|08:00AM||Meet the Investors Breakfast
Crypto Hedge Fund and BlockChain ICO’s Capital Introduction Roundtable.
Over 200 investors (Family Offices, HNW Individuals, VC’s, Fund of Funds) participate in a speed dating format to meet with managers and ICO’s.
|9:30AM||Registration, Coffee & Networking|
State of the Crypto World - From Blockchain Initiatives to the Next Big Cryptocurrency
|10:45AM||One-on-One Sidebar Meetings Begin in the ‘Battle Connect’ Meeting Room|
|10:45AM||ICO Panel: Finding, Investing and Exiting ICO’s
ICO Launches have not abated and significant capital continues to be raised. What are the core challenges when creating an ICO? From where is most of the money being raised for an ICO? How does an investor differentiate the outstanding ICO’s from those that are nonstarters? How does one even locate an ICO to begin with? Why do many ICO’s not want to raise capital from US Investors?
|11:15AM||Crypto Investor Panel: Investors Discuss their Experiences in Crypto/ICO Investing
Experienced Crypto investors will discuss their previous experiences when investing in Blockchain ICO’s and Crypto Currencies. Investors will identify their Due Dilligence process and top buy signals when evaluating new opportunities in this new ecosystem. Each investor will share a story either positive or negative that they have lived through. Additional questions will include how, why and when did you get involved in the crypto world.
Moderator: Miko Matsumura, Co-Founder, Evercoin; Venture Partner, BitBull Capital
Kirill Gourov, Director, Eastmore Capital
Bradley Rotter, CEO, pioneer crypto currency investor
James Sowers, Angel Investor, Plutus Edge
|11:45AM||Coffee & Networking|
|12:15AM||Launching an ICO: Best Practices!
Charles Michael Yim, Founder & CEO, Cointopia (Shark Tank Winner: 5 Sharks Invested)
|12:30PM||Decentralized Exchanges: The Future of Trading
Some of the most sophisticated minds in the trading realm will discuss their attempts to be the first successful decentralised exchange. What is a decentralised exchange? How does it function? How is a decentralised exchange different from a traditional exchange? Will decentralised exchanges have to deal with the same order execution concerns, what about front running? What are the greatest vulnerabilities and what are the advantages to a distributed exchange? What is the timeline for launching?
Moderator:James Andrew, Technical Director, Omega One
Michael Oved, Co-Founder, AirSwap
Anton Golub, Partner, Lykke
|1:00PM||The Promise of Cryptocurrencies
Jeffrey Albert Tucker, Editorial Director, American Institute for Economic Research
|1:15PM||Trading Cryptos: Revolutionizing How Digital Exchanges Operate
Don Mosites, Co-Founder, AirSwap
|1:30PM||Lunch & Networking|
|2:30PM||Humtap ICO: Creating World Class Musical Scores with your iPhone
Tamer Rashad, CEO, Humtap
|2:45PM||Artificial Intelligent Sentiment Indicators for Quantitative Hedge Fund Trading
Bram Stalknecht, CEO, Semlab (Trading Cryptos on Sentiment)
|3:00PM||Crypto Hedge Fund Panel - Investing in Cryptos: How to Find the Next Bitcoin!
Over 250 Crypto Hedge Funds have launched in the past few years and most of them in the past 6 months. What is the landscape of strategies broken down by Bitcoin only, Bitcoin and AltCoin, Altcoin only, new issuances, token type and if quantitative. Why the sudden excitement about launching a Crypto Hedge Fund? Are traders drawn to the volatility? New asset class (retail trader heavy)? Are Crypto prices manipulated? If so how and by whom? When will Institutional Investors begin meaningfully making allocations to the space?
Moderator:Jon Najarian, Founder, Investitute
Joe DiPasquale, CEO, BitBull Capital
Michael Paritee, CEO, Serrada Capital
Alex Gostomelsky, Co-Founder & COO, Digital Asset Strategies
|3:30PM||Security Tokens and the Evolution of ICO's
Carlos Domingo, Founder, SPiCE VC; Founder & Chairman, Securtize
|3:45PM||Coffee & Networking|
|4:15PM||Internet of Things (IoT) on the BlockChain
Pete Wassell, Founder & CEO, Augmate
|4:30PM||Crypto Geopolitics: From Venezuela to South Korea, How Global Influences are Shaping the Evolution of the Crypto World
Will the PetroCoin succeed? Can Korea control the crypto exchanges? Can China stop currency flows outside the country through crypto currencies? Will Central Banks urge their political leaders to shut down cryptos for fear of loss of economic controls and sovereignty?
|5:00PM||The Tokenization of the World
Cristina Dolan, COO, iXledger
|5:15PM||How Quantum Computing will Enable the Future Success of the Global Blockchain|