Wouter Kampmann

ShareTweetShare The Head of Engineering at MakerDAO, Wouter Kampmann, will give an introduction to the world of stablecoins. Why are they needed? What kinds of stablecoins exist? Where does Dai fit in, Maker’s own decentralized stablecoin? And why do we believe that decentralized stablecoins will be a catalyst for the wider adoption of blockchain technology? Get a walk-through of the underlying mechanisms that keep Dai stable; learn about partnerships and achievements up to date; and take a peek at the next exciting things on the Maker roadmap. MakerDAO is unlocking the power of the blockchain for everyone by creating an...

Bas Wisselink

Share1TweetShare1 Shares Bas Wisselink thinks blockchain technology is thrilling, but he believes it can only grow by constant questioning. He gets excited by questions and problems, and actively seeks them out. He has been active in the blockchain space since 2013, when he spend two sleepless weeks during his Christmas holidays after discovering both the technology and its community. Today, he’s an active speaker and blogger about blockchain technology. His aim is to always leave the audience with food for thought. Do not expect him to hype a product, but expect him to make you love discovery. Blockchain technology is...

Frans Kempen

ShareTweetShare Frans Kempen is in IBM Netherlands the blockchain lead for companies with a high volume of Supply Chain Services. He is also hands-on managing 2 blockchain delivery programs which will go into production Q4 2018 for companies in the Supply Chain industry. Frans has a degree in Civil Engineering and in Business Economics. After starting at Unilever in Marketing Management, he has worked for KPN and British Telecom and focussed his career towards creating a competitive advantage for his clients by implementing new technologies and building future proof IT- and Services platforms. Examples are developing the first free ISP at KPN and building a cloud services...

Herman Vissia

ShareTweetShare Herman Vissia is the Founder and CEO of ByeleX BV. He works with various departments and scientists from the Belarusian State University Minsk (BSU) and is a member of the High-tech Park in Minsk. In 2012, Herman became the first Westerner to complete their PhD thesis at the BSU. His thesis was entitled ‘Models, Algorithms and the technology for decision-making intellectualization based on subject collections’. Herman pioneers technology for the Semantic Web, performs research in the field of cryptography, and gives lectures on cryptocurrencies and Blockchain technology.

Elian Huesca

ShareTweetShare Elian Huesca: BA in International Relations in BUAP, with academic exchanges to UNAM and the University of Birmingham, UK. MA in Migration, Superdiversity and Policy with specialization in Entrepreneurship, Financial Inclusion and Technology by the University of Birmingham, UK: Chevening Scholar Class 2016 of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom and the Federal Education Secretary of Mexico. Social Media Manager and Security Office of the United Nations in Mexico. Since 2017, adviser on regulation, marketing and adoption of bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and blockchain for exchanges, crypto investment funds and ICO’s. Community builder and networker for international clients....

Eleonore Blanc

ShareTweetShare Eleonore Blanc is the Content & Community Manager of BTC.com, the leading digital platform for bitcoin users, miners and developers. With a background in political science and public management, she could only fall in love with bitcoin’s disruptive narrative. She decided to get involved with several blockchain communities in Amsterdam and finally joined BTC.com in May 2018. She supports Amsterdam’s booming blockchain industry and is eager to make Amsterdam the next blockchain hub #CryptoCanal. Passionate about cryptocurrency adoption, she wishes to empower and inspire everyone about this new medium of exchange.

Kyle Asman

ShareTweetShare Kyle has extensive experience helping clients raise capital in the finance, banking, regulatory consulting space, and most recently, developed complex international tax structures in the tax advisory space. Today, he is firmly committed to helping companies build their business in the Blockchain sector because he believes it will fundamentally change the way capital markets operate and revolutionize industries across the globe. Kyle has held investment banking regulatory consulting and transfer pricing roles at Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Duff and Phelps, and Ryan LLC, a global tax firm. In 2018, Kyle Co-Founded Bx3 Consulting, a full-service biz advisory firm focused...

Bozhidar Bahov

ShareTweetShare Bobby Bahov is a tech entrepreneur with a huge passion for innovation. His background is in software development but in recent years he’s been focusing completely on business development and community building. He is the founder of Eastsource – a software outsourcing agency working with developers from a dozen countries in Europe. He is also organizing various communities focusing on exponential technology like Ai, Blockchain, and Space exploration. Normally you can find him working on a new business idea and talking passionately about new technologies. Finally, he is one of the founders of Space Mining Technologies – a startup...

Mounir Shita

ShareTweetShare Kimera’s Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) technology represent maybe the most interesting advancement in artificial intelligence – an advancement currently being investigated by a major academic institutions. The company aim to use this technology to overhaul the global network and economy. By bringing true AI to the global network, Kimera wants to automate the network to a level where middlemen platforms, like app stores, social networks and other aggregation services, are no longer needed. From a human perspective it means our devices “just work”. They know what we are trying to accomplish and how to assist us, sometimes before we...

Rufus Lidman

Share11TweetShare11 Shares The Digital Guru of Europe, Rufus Lidman is also an innovator and strategist. He holds a Fil.lic in Change Processes from Uppsala University and has never stopped moving forward with his career since then. He authored three books in digital strategy, founded the international organization within digital marketing, IAB Sweden, received the honor of serving as digital advisor for the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) and is a highly contacted Keynote speaker with more than 300 sessions in his portfolio. His first venture took off when he was 19 and today he is recognized as a serial digital...