QUANTX: The role of blockchain and interoperability in creating a Hyper-connected world

1:00 pm - 1:05 pm Welcome video

1:05 pm - 1:10 pm Event welcome: Zoe Kleinman, BBC Presenter & Senior Reporter


1:10 pm - 1:45 pm Welcome address: Creating a Hyper-connected world - Placing trust back into the ecosystem of Blockchain

Gilbert Verdian, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Quant Network

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm What is Blockchain’s impact on the financial sector and what role does interoperability play?

Moderator:
Marta Piekarska-Geater, Director of Ecosystem, Hyperledger
Speakers: 
Antonio Senator, Chief Technology Officer, Deloitte EMEA Blockchain Lab
Ioana Surpateanu, Co-Head of European Government Affairs, Citi Bank 
Gilbert Verdian, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Quant Network

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Blockchain connections: Multichain Payment vs delivery demo

Toby Box, Head of Financial Services, Quant Network  

3:00 pm - 3:20 pm Refreshment break & exploration

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm Fireside chat: Reimagining sustainability with Blockchain - How can blockchain navigate the complexities of global supply chains within Blue Economy?

Moderator:
Ben Tregenna, Head of Informatics, UNEP-WCMC
Panellists: 
Dr Luke Riley, Head of Innovation – Quant Labs, Quant Network 
Fotoula Fatouros, Community Manager, Quant Network

3:40 pm - 4:00 pm Fireside chat: How do we democratise big data through interoperability to benefit people?

Moderator:
Mart/Zoe 
Speakers: 
Benjamin Jorgensen, Co-Founder / CEO, Constellation Network, Inc.
Gilbert Verdian, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Quant Network

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Panel Discussion: Transforming healthcare with blockchain: What are the opportunities for healthcare from blockchain adoption?

Moderator:
Marta Piekarska-Geater, Director of Ecosystem, Hyperledger
Panellists: 
Dr. Robert M. Learney, Lead Technologist - Blockchain & DLT, Digital Catapult
Manreet Nijjar, Co-founder & CEO, truu
Lara Verdian, Head of Healthcare & COO, Quant Network 
Helen Disney, CEO/Founder, Healthcare Unblocked Events
Anca Petre, Cofounder & CEO, 23 Consulting & Cofounder, MedShake Podcast


4:45 pm - 5:10 pm Fireside chat: Blockchain trends, adoptions and pitfalls

Moderator:
Zoe Kleinman, BBC Presenter & Senior Reporter 
Speakers: 
Antonio Senator, Chief Technology Officer, Deloitte EMEA Blockchain Lab
Paolo Tasca, Executive Director, UCL CBT

5:10 pm - 5:30 pm Quant Tech update and product demo wrap up

Gilbert Verdian, CEO & Founder, Quant Network

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm Networking reception: Please join our tech team in the Refuel Zone to discuss Quant and any questions you may have