Blockchain Connect

Day 1

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

10:00 am - 10:10 am Chair's Opening Remarks
Sally Eaves, Member at Forbes Technology Council

Sally Eaves

Member
Forbes Technology Council

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

10:10 am - 10:30 am Beyond the bubble: Where now for blockchain?
Anthony Woolley, MD, Chief Innovation Officer UK at Societe Generale

Anthony Woolley

MD, Chief Innovation Officer UK
Societe Generale

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

10:30 am - 10:50 am The blockchain dilemma; where does the hype end and reality begin?
Oli Harris, Head of Crypto-Assets Strategy and Quorum at JPMorgan Chase & Co

Oli Harris

Head of Crypto-Assets Strategy and Quorum
JPMorgan Chase & Co

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

10:50 am - 11:10 am Implementing DLT in insurance; mitigating risk

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

11:10 am - 12:00 pm Keynote Panel Discussion: Blockchain in the real world; are we there yet?
Valerie von Lucke, Group Digital Transformation Strategy/ DLT Lab at Commerzbank

Valerie von Lucke

Group Digital Transformation Strategy/ DLT Lab
Commerzbank

Xavier Laurent, Blockchain Community Leader at Crédit Agricole CIB

Xavier Laurent

Blockchain Community Leader
Crédit Agricole CIB

Chris Aruliah, Head of Banking Relations at BitStamp

Chris Aruliah

Head of Banking Relations
BitStamp

Anthony Macey, Director of Emerging Technology at Barclays Ventures

Anthony Macey

Director of Emerging Technology
Barclays Ventures

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

12:00 pm - 12:20 pm Quant Network Case Study
Gilbert Veridan, CEO and Founder at Quant Network

Gilbert Veridan

CEO and Founder
Quant Network

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

12:20 pm - 12:40 pm Crypto asset protection: how crypto asset holders will never lose their cryptowealth
Samyr Mezzour, Head of Innovation Garage at Generali Switzerland

Samyr Mezzour

Head of Innovation Garage
Generali Switzerland

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

12:40 pm - 1:00 pm From crowdfunding to ICOs through STOs and back again: democratizing growth investing in the Nordics
Ville Sointu, VP Emerging Technology at Nordea

Ville Sointu

VP Emerging Technology
Nordea

Taking Blockchain Beyond POC, Why 2019 Is The Year of Real World Applications

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Networking break and exhibition visit
Michele Curtoni, VP Digital Product Development & DLT at State Street

Michele Curtoni

VP Digital Product Development & DLT
State Street

Billie Xu, Emerging Technology Analyst at LSEG

Billie Xu

Emerging Technology Analyst
LSEG

Tom Hansen, Global Lead Digital Products & Services at Volvo Group

Tom Hansen

Global Lead Digital Products & Services
Volvo Group

Nikhil Thakur, CFO, General Manager Europe at Symbiont

Nikhil Thakur

CFO, General Manager Europe
Symbiont

Interoperability between blockchains and legacy systems

2:50 pm - 3:10 pm Breaking borders – managing the heterogeneous global regulatory landscape
Patrick South, Vice President of Development at Chamber of Digital Commerce

Patrick South

Vice President of Development
Chamber of Digital Commerce

Interoperability between blockchains and legacy systems

3:10 pm - 3:30 pm What are the potential Interoperability challenges for banks and capital market infrastructure using blockchain?
Mariana Gomez de la Villa, Distributed Ledger Technology Program Director at ING

Mariana Gomez de la Villa

Distributed Ledger Technology Program Director
ING

Interoperability between blockchains and legacy systems

3:30 pm - 3:50 pm Blockchain - what's next?
Laurent Marochini, Head of Innovation at Societe Generale Securities Services

Laurent Marochini

Head of Innovation
Societe Generale Securities Services

Interoperability between blockchains and legacy systems

3:50 pm - 4:40 pm Panel Discussion: How can the cloud and blockchain work together?

Interoperability between blockchains and legacy systems

4:40 pm - 5:00 pm Driving DLT innovation on an open platform
Richard Phipps, Solution Design & Delivery Director at Swiss Re

Richard Phipps

Solution Design & Delivery Director
Swiss Re

Interoperability between blockchains and legacy systems

5:00 pm - 5:10 pm Chair's Closing Remarks
Sally Eaves, Member at Forbes Technology Council

Sally Eaves

Member
Forbes Technology Council

Day 2

The Asset Revolution

10:00 am - 10:10 am Chair's Opening Remarks

The Asset Revolution

10:10 am - 11:00 am CxO Keynote Panel Discussion: Beyond the gold rush - how to survive the digital assets wild wild west?
Dean Demellweek, CIB Digital Transformation Leader & Blockchain Evangelist at BNP PARIBAS

Dean Demellweek

CIB Digital Transformation Leader & Blockchain Evangelist
BNP PARIBAS

Lory Kehoe, Managing Director at ConsenSys

Lory Kehoe

Managing Director
ConsenSys

Dotun Rominiyi, Blockchain Strategy, Emerging Technologies at LSEG

Dotun Rominiyi

Blockchain Strategy, Emerging Technologies
LSEG

Jor Law, Co Founder at VerifyInvestor.com

Jor Law

Co Founder
VerifyInvestor.com

The Asset Revolution

11:00 am - 11:20 am Alior Bank's durable medium powered by blockchain
Tomasz Sienicki, Blockchain Strategy Lead at Alior Bank

Tomasz Sienicki

Blockchain Strategy Lead
Alior Bank

The Asset Revolution

11:20 am - 11:40 am The business blockchain - the future is now!
Andrew Speers, Director, Product and Innovation at NatWest

Andrew Speers

Director, Product and Innovation
NatWest

The Asset Revolution

11:40 am - 12:00 pm Avoiding black hole strategies - innovating with blockchain at UBS
Sam Chadwick, Head of the Distributed Ledger Technology Center of Excellence Chief Digital Office at UBS

Sam Chadwick

Head of the Distributed Ledger Technology Center of Excellence Chief Digital Office
UBS

The Asset Revolution

12:00 pm - 12:20 pm Aligning network stakeholders: a framework for blockchain governance design
Cathy Barrera, Partner and Founding Economist at Prysm Group

Cathy Barrera

Partner and Founding Economist
Prysm Group

The Asset Revolution

12:20 pm - 1:10 pm Panel Discussion: Evaluating a governance structure when joining a blockchain consortium in the banking sector - what's in it for me?
Demetrio Migliorati, Director | Innovation - Head of Blockchain at Banco Mediolanum

Demetrio Migliorati

Director | Innovation - Head of Blockchain
Banco Mediolanum

Oli Harris, Head of Crypto-Assets Strategy and Quorum at JPMorgan Chase & Co

Oli Harris

Head of Crypto-Assets Strategy and Quorum
JPMorgan Chase & Co

Cathy Barrera, Partner and Founding Economist at Prysm Group

Cathy Barrera

Partner and Founding Economist
Prysm Group

The Asset Revolution

1:10 pm - 2:10 pm Networking break and exhibition visit

Regulation and Innovation, in an age of blockchain

2:10 pm - 3:00 pm Supervisory nodes: What role can they play in enterprise blockchain networks and how do they provide economic value to members?
Cathy Barrera, Partner and Founding Economist at Prysm Group

Cathy Barrera

Partner and Founding Economist
Prysm Group

Regulation and Innovation, in an age of blockchain

3:00 pm - 3:20 pm Bank of England and blockchain: what next for DLT?
William Lovell, Head of Future Technology at Bank of England

William Lovell

Head of Future Technology
Bank of England

Regulation and Innovation, in an age of blockchain

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm The regulatory challenges for blockchain

Regulation and Innovation, in an age of blockchain

3:40 pm - 4:00 pm Blockchain and cyber security - where do we stand?

Regulation and Innovation, in an age of blockchain

4:00 pm - 4:10 pm Chair's closing remarks