Conference organizer

2019

Summit Speakers

Blockchain in the Financial Industry

This is the beginning of a new era for capital markets infrastructures. For us it is abundantly clear that much of what is going on in the digital space is here to stay and will define the future of our industry. The financial industry now needs to bridge the gap between traditional financial services and digital communities.”

–  Jos Dijsselhof, CEO of SIX

2019

Summit Speakers

Blockchain in the Financial Industry

This is the beginning of a new era for capital markets infrastructures. For us it is abundantly clear that much of what is going on in the digital space is here to stay and will define the future of our industry. The financial industry now needs to bridge the gap between traditional financial services and digital communities.”

–  Jos Dijsselhof, CEO of SIX

Copenhagen

February 28th. 2019

Confirmed Program (Updated Daily)

Track 1:

Stage Host: Nikolai Sondergaard

Part 1: Blockchain, Banking & Finance

  • Claus Skaaning GoSecurity: opening remarks.
  • Hachem Hassan, National Bank of Denmark: A perspective from the National Bank of Denmark on blockchain, tokenization and settlement processes.
  • Lasse Meholm, DNB Bank: Leveraging blockchain & distributed ledger technology: Pilot projects at DNB Bank.
  • Johan Lorenzen, Handelsbanken: The role of blockchain in traditional banking.
  • John Zai, Founder and CEO, Tech Shanghai Advocates and CENTI Group, China: Key blockchain trends in Finance and Fintech in China.
  • Panel 1: Blockchain in Banking, Opportunities, Threats & Regalation (Moderator: Jeanette Carlsson).

Part 2: Investing & Regulations

  • Jeppe R. Stokholm, Partner at AmaZix, Head of Legal & Corporate Finance: IPO vs ICO vs STO – Crowdfunding events and international financial legislation.
  • Martin von Haller Grønbæk, Bird & Bird: tokenization of assets, a perspective.
  • TBA due to cancellation.
  • Thomas Nägele: Liechtenstein blockchain act.
  • Luka Gubo: Blocktrade’s perspective on securities trading.
  • David Grundy, Danske Bank: Special panel guest
  • Panel 2: Blockchain-based Bonds, Securities and Assets: Investing & Regulations (Moderator: Jeanette Carlsson).

Part 3: Business Use-Cases & Venture Funding

  • Rasmus Mølbjerg: Deloitte perspective on blockchain and tokenization in Denmark.
  • Christian Lassen, Head of IBM Blockchain in Nordic: IBM Blockchain – How IBM applies Blockchain in Supply chain and Financial Services. 
  • Mads Stolberg-Larsen: Tradeshift’s perspective on blockchain and tokenization in Denmark.
  • Special panel guest: Erik Balck Sørensen, Investment Director at VF Venture (VC part of Vækstfonden).
  • Panel 3: Blockchain Business Use-Cases & Venture Funding (Moderator: Jeanette Carlsson).


Track 2:

  • Lasse Birk Olesen, MakerDAO: Dai – Stable Blockchain Currency for Frictionless Global Transactions
  • Danish FSA (Finanstilsynet): Regulation of cryptoassets in Denmark.
  • Claus Skaaning, GoSecurity: Company shares and equity crowdfunding on the blockchain in Denmark.
  • Bo Hembæk Svensson, Blockchain Business Developer and member of EU Blockchain Observatory: The EU system, its blockchain priorities now and going forward, and its impact on financial services.
  • Jochem Gerritsen, Infloat: The fundamentals of security tokens & security token design.
  • Morten Nielsen, Aryze: Assets on the blockchain.
  • Julianne Sloane, Real estate on the blockchain – a tokenized real estate portfolio.
  • Peter Scharstein, Oracle: Practical implementation of projects from the banking industry.
 
See the full program here. 

Speakers

Speakers

<span style="color: #ffffff;">Claus Skaaning </span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Founder & CEO at GoSecurity / Founder & CEO at VentureFusion</span></h6>

Claus Skaaning

Founder & CEO at GoSecurity / Founder & CEO at VentureFusion

Company shares and equity crowdfunding on the blockchain in Denmark
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Lasse Meholm</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Head of Blockchain & DLT strategy – IT</span></h6>

Lasse Meholm

Head of Blockchain & DLT strategy – IT

Speaking about:
"Leveraging Blockchain & Distributed Ledger technology: Pilot projects at DNB Bank."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Jeanette Carlsson</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Founder of Tech Nordic Advocates</span></h6>

Jeanette Carlsson

Founder of Tech Nordic Advocates

Panel moderator
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Thomas Nägele</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Attorney and founding partner of NÄGELE Attorneys at Law LLC</span></h6>

Thomas Nägele

Attorney and founding partner of NÄGELE Attorneys at Law LLC

Speaking about:
"Liechtenstein blockchain act."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Christian Lassen</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Head of IBM Blockchain in Nordic.</span></h6>

Christian Lassen

Head of IBM Blockchain in Nordic.

Speaking about:
"IBM Blockchain - How IBM applies Blockchain in Supply chain and Financial Services."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Jochem Gerritsen</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Director at Infloat and writer of the acclaimed securitytoken.it newsletter</span></h6>

Jochem Gerritsen

Director at Infloat and writer of the acclaimed securitytoken.it newsletter

Masterclass about:
"The fundamentals of security tokens & security token design."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Julianne Sloane</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Tokenized real estate portfolio expert from Leaseum Partners</span></h6>

Julianne Sloane

Tokenized real estate portfolio expert from Leaseum Partners

Speaking about:
"Real estate on the blockchain – a tokenized real estate portfolio."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Nikolai Sondergaard</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Nordic Blockchain Association</span></h6>

Nikolai Sondergaard

Nordic Blockchain Association

Stage Host, Track 1
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Johan Lorenzen</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Innovation and Digitalization at Handelsbanken</span></h6>

Johan Lorenzen

Innovation and Digitalization at Handelsbanken

Speaking about:
"The role of blockchain in traditional banking."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Jeppe R. Stokholm</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Lawyer and Venture Capitalist, Partner at AmaZix, Head of Legal & Corporate Finance</span></h6>

Jeppe R. Stokholm

Lawyer and Venture Capitalist, Partner at AmaZix, Head of Legal & Corporate Finance

Speaking about:
"IPO vs ICO vs STO: Crowdfunding events and international financial legislation."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Luka Gubo</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">CEO at Blocktrade</span></h6>

Luka Gubo

CEO at Blocktrade

Speaking about:
"Blocktrade's perspective on securities trading."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Mads Stolberg-Larsen</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Blockchain specialist at Tradeshift, Cand.polit.</span></h6>

Mads Stolberg-Larsen

Blockchain specialist at Tradeshift, Cand.polit.

Speaking about:
"Tradeshift's perspective on blockchain and tokenization in Denmark."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Bo Hembæk Svensson</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Blockchain Business Developer, member of EU Blockchain Observatory.</span></h6>

Bo Hembæk Svensson

Blockchain Business Developer, member of EU Blockchain Observatory.

Speaking about:
"The EU system, its blockchain priorities now and going forward, and its impact on financial services."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Peter Scharstein</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Business Development Director, Oracle</span></h6>

Peter Scharstein

Business Development Director, Oracle

Speaking about:
"Practical implementation of projects from the banking industry."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Alexandra Damsker</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Securities attorney & Entrepreneur</span></h6>

Alexandra Damsker

Securities attorney & Entrepreneur

Speaking about:
"Blockchain securities regulation - Europe vs the US"
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Hachem Hassan</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Lawyer at Danmarks Nationalbank’s Financial Stability department.</span></h6>

Hachem Hassan

Lawyer at Danmarks Nationalbank’s Financial Stability department.

Speaking about:
"A perspective from the National Bank of Denmark on blockchain, tokenization and settlement processes."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">John Zai</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Founder and CEO, CENTI Group and Tech Shanghai Advocates</span></h6>

John Zai

Founder and CEO, CENTI Group and Tech Shanghai Advocates

Emne:
"Key blockchain trends in Finance and Fintech, China."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Martin von Haller</span><h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Partner at Bird & Bird. International legal specialist in blockchain</span></h6>

Martin von Haller

Partner at Bird & Bird. International legal specialist in blockchain

Speaking about:
"Tokenization of assets, a perspective."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Rasmus Mølbjerg</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Leader of Deloittes NextGen Technologies team, Cand.scient.pol</span></h6>

Rasmus Mølbjerg

Leader of Deloittes NextGen Technologies team, Cand.scient.pol

Speaking about:
"Deloitte perspective on blockchain and tokenization in Denmark."
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Lasse Birk Olesen</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">MakerDAO</span></h6>

Lasse Birk Olesen

MakerDAO

Speaking about:
"Dai: Stable Blockchain Currency for Frictionless Global Transactions"
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Morten Nielsen</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">ICO expert, Fintech, Investments, blockchain assets, digital payments</span></h6>

Morten Nielsen

ICO expert, Fintech, Investments, blockchain assets, digital payments

Speaking about:
"Assets on the blockchain"
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Erik Balck Sørensen</span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;">Investment Director at VF Venture</span></h6>

Erik Balck Sørensen

Investment Director at VF Venture

Panel 3 Participant:
"Blockchain Business Use-Cases & Venture Funding"
<span style="color: #ffffff;">Yury Zuabrovskiy </span> <h6><span style="color: #ffffff;"> Yury Zuabrovskiy Founder & CTO at GoSecurity / Founder & CTO/COO at VentureFusion</span></h6>

Yury Zuabrovskiy

Yury Zuabrovskiy Founder & CTO at GoSecurity / Founder & CTO/COO at VentureFusion

Masterclass about:
"Technical aspects of tokenized securities – review of new standards."

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