Agenda

2018-10-09
2018-10-09
Main Stage
2018-10-10
2018-10-10
Main Stage
Main Stage
Main Stage
09:30 - 09:50
XBlockchain Summit Opening Ceremony
09:50 - 10:10
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Constantin Papadimitriou
10:10 - 10:30
How to Take Blockchain Payment Into Our Daily Life?
Zac Cheah
CEO and Co-Founder, Pundi X
10:30 - 10:50
Break and Networking session
10:50 - 11:30
Blockchain in the Face of Economic Change: Tokenizing New Assets and Modernizing Old Industries
Lee Willson
Founding President, World Blockchain Foundation
Stephen Chia
Council Member & Regional Head of SE Asia, NEM.io Foundation
Fernando M. Furlan
President of Brazilian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain
Val Yap
CEO and Founder of PolicyPal and PolicyPal Network
11:30 - 12:15
A Climate Positive World using Blockchain Technology
Laszlo Giricz
Founder and CEO, Poseidon
Chidi Akutu
COO, Poseidon
Brad Yasar
Business Strategy, Poseidon
12:15 - 12:55
The Future of Cryptocurrencies: Will They be Accessible to the Mainstream?
Corry Anestia
Senior Tech Writer, Daily Social
David Kao
Head of Singapore, Binance
Wilson Wu
Head of Business Development Asia, FBG Capital
Patricia Song
Overseas Business Development, Bit-Z
Danny Baskara
Founder and CEO, VEXANIUM
12:55 - 13:15
Going Beyond the Hype: Making Blockchain Real for Business
Meeta Vouk
Director, IBM Singapore Research Center
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch and Networking Session
14:15 - 14:55
Financial Inclusion in the Age of Automation: Why AI and Blockchain Need Each Other
Maziar Sadri
Chief Product Officer, Unification Foundation
James Robertson
Communications Manager, Pundi X
Ernie Teo
Ph.D.,Chief Technology Officer, JedTrade & Jupiter Chain
Joe Tusin
CEO & Founder, Chynge
14:55 - 15:35
The New Decentralization: Paving the Future of Blockchain for Enterprises
John Riggins
Head of International Operations, BTC Media
Chia Hock Lai
President, Singapore FinTech Association
Adnan Hassan
Chairman & CEO, Mecasa Advisors Europe, B.V.
Jake Goh
CEO and Co-Founder, Rate
15:35 - 15:55
Break and Networking Session
15:55 - 16:15
The Use of Blockchain to Power Your Customer Loyalty Program and Reward
Danny Baskara
Founder and CEO, VEXANIUM
16:15 - 16:30
How Rewards and Loyalty Program Can Impact The Blockchain Ecosystem
Hizkia Prana Lemuel
Founder, VexGift
16:30 - 17:10
Blockchain for Change: Why We Need Women on the Blockchain
Dr. Jane Thomason
Senior Global Adviser Digital Transformation, Abt Associates
Lina Lim
Managing Director & Co-Founder, Tempus Adventus
Lotte Schou-Zibell
Chief of Finance Sector Group, Asian Development Bank
Maria (Masha) Prusakova
Co-Founder and Lawyer, Crypto PR Lab & Advisory
17:10 - 17:30
VOF, Value of Fans: Analysing China‘s Entertainment Economy and How Blockchain Plays a Role
Claire Song
COO, Vofans
17:30 - 17:40
Closing Remarks
19:30 - 21:30
XBlockchain Leader’s Dinner (Platinum, Speaker, & Sponsor/Exhibitor Pass)
09:30 - 09:45
XBlockchain Summit Day 2 Opening
09:45 - 10:30
Function X: Hello World
Pitt Huang
CTO & COO, Pundi X
Zac Cheah
CEO and Co-Founder, Pundi X
10:30 - 10:50
Break and Networking session
10:50 - 11:30
Pushing Past the Skeptics: Charting Blockchain Adoption in APAC
Steven Suhadi
Chairman Asosiasi Blockchain Indonesia
Paul Sin, Ph.D.
Partner, Deloitte China
Simon Stephen
Co-Founder, Mogu
Julian Gorman
Vice President, GSMA
11:30 - 11:50
Keynote from the Minister of Finance, Republic of Lithuania: Speed and Security
Vilius Šapoka
Minister of Finance, Republic of Lithuania
11:50 - 12:30
The State of the Digital Economy, Blockchain and Regulations: World Leaders Share their Views
David Ben Kay
Chief Legal Counsel, Pundi X
Loreta Maskaliovienė
Vice-Minister of Finance, Republic of Lithuania
Hon. Dharmendar Sesungkur
Minister of Financial Services and Good Governance, Republic of Mauritius
12:30 - 13:10
How Blockchain Technology is Leading Disruption in the Financial Markets
Sam Ahmed
Managing Director, Deriv Asia
Thomas McMahon
CEO and Founder of CleerX
Marcelo García Casil
Founder and CEO, Maecenas
13:10 - 14:10
Lunch and Networking Session
14:10 - 14:40
The State of Cryptocurrency Media: Accountability or Otherwise?
Stephen DeMeulenaere
Director of International Partnerships, Pundi X
Nye
Content Creator & Influencer
Ryan Lye
Founder, Cryptogrinders
14:40 - 15:20
Not Playing Around: How Blockchain Could Redefine the Gaming Industry
Stewart Rogers
Analyst-at-Large, VentureBeat
Kyle Lu
Kyle Lu, Founder and CEO, Dapp.com
Ross Krasner
CEO, Ryu Coin
15:20 - 15:40
Coffee Break and Networking Session
15:40 - 16:00
The Blockchain Economy and the New Technology of Trade
Prof. Jason Potts
Director of Blockchain Innovation Hub, RMIT University
16:00 - 16:40
Blockchain in the Real World: Industries it can Revolutionize and Change Everything
Alvin Chua
President, Institute of Blockchain™
Laszlo Giricz
Founder and CEO, Poseidon
OSCAR DARMAWAN
CEO OF INDODAX
Lon Wong
CEO ProximaX
16:40 - 17:20
What Do VCs Look For: Investments in Tokens, ICOs, and Startups
Vic Tham
Chief Investment Officer, Pundi X
Ahmad Shadid
Head of Investment & Managing Partner, Arabfolio Capital, LLC
Maury G
Managing Partner, Next Level Consulting
Manan Mehta
VP of Strategy, OctaTrade & Crypto Angel Investor
17:20 - 17:30
Closing Remarks
20:00 - 23:00
XBlockchain Awards & Party by the Beach (All Pass)
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