CEE Block Sofia 2018

hakkında CEE Block Sofia 2018

The biggest 2-day Blockchain Forum in Central and Eastern Europe.

  • CEE Block Sofia — 25 & 26 October @Sofia Tech Park
  • Attendees: 1,000+ blockchain stake-holders – high level policy-makers from the EU Commission & EU member states, regional blockchain community, Ethereum Enterprise Alliance, tech eco-system, established multinationals, start-ups, academia, consultants, investors and financial institutions
  • Format: Speeches & panels, ICO pitches and exhibition area
  • Objective: To provide a cool and relaxed environment for networking and value creation with a focus on working blockchain applications and the European Commission’s perspective on blockchain strategy, legal and regulations

Speakers

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Mariya Gabriel
European Commissioner Digital Economy & Society
Evgeniia Filippova
Senior Scientist at the Research Institute for Cry...
Dr. Guenther Dobrauz...
Partner and Leader PwC Legal Switzerland
Denitsa Sacheva
Elvin Guri
Investor
Gergana Passy
Founder
Ivan Zhityanov
Executive Director
Ivo Rusev
CCO
Karina Angelieva
Deputy Minister
Marina Niforos
Founder and Principal
Nicolas Brien
Managing Direcror
Petko Karamotchev
Founder and CEO
Rossen Plevneliev
President

Agenda

07:30 - 09:30 - REGISTRATION

09:00 - 09:30 - KEYNOTE ADDRESSES FROM THE BULGARIAN GOVERNMENT
Speakers: Lilyana Pavlova

09:30 - 09:45 - KEYNOTE BY MS. MARINA NIFOROS, CEO OF LOGOS GLOBAL ADVISORS - OVERVIEW ON GLOBAL BLOCKCHAIN APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT AND KEY FINDINGS FROM THE IFC REPORT BLOCKCHAIN: OPPORTUNITIES FOR PRIVATE ENTERPRISES IN EMERGING MARKETS
Speakers: Marina Niforos

09:45 - 10:45 - EU COOPERATION IN SETTING A SHARED BLOCKCHAIN REGULATORY FRAMEWORK; STRATEGY TO ENCOURAGE ADOPTION OF BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGIES, TAXATION FOR CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGES, VALIDITY OF BLOCKCHAIN IDS. PANEL MODERATED BY GUENTHER DOBRAUZ, PARTNER AT PWC SWITZERLAND
Speakers: Dr. Guenther Dobrauz-Saldapenna, Daniël Du Seuil, Karina Angelieva, Manuel Machado, Omourtag Petkov

10:45 - 11:00 - IBM EXPERT KEYNOTE ON BLOCKCHAIN
Speakers: Miroslav Iwachow

11:00 - 11:30 - COFFEE BREAK

11:30 - 12:30 - IBM PANEL DISCUSSION - BEST CASES OF BLOCKCHAIN FOR ENTERPRISE AND BLOCKCHAIN FOR GOVERNMENT APPLICATIONS
Speakers: Peter Geršak, Anna Shugol, George Ganev, Ivaylo Alexandrov, Laszlo Boa

12:30 - 14:00 - LUNCH

14:00 - 14:15 - BLOCKCHAIN FOR NON-TECHNICAL DECISION MAKERS - PRESENTATION BY IVO RUSSEV AND OGNYAN YUSKESELIEV, TELELINK
Speakers: Ognyan Yuskeseliev, Ivo Rusev

14:30 - 14:45 - BUILDING ON BLOCKCHAIN
Speakers: Kalin Dimtchev

14:45 - 15:45 - BLOCKCHAIN REGULATION AND GOVERNANCE CHALLENGES - MODERATED BY MARINA NIFOROS
Speakers: Marina Niforos, Richard Clegg, David Suomalainen, Bozhidar Bozhanov, Dobromir Ivanov, Silvan Mifsud

15:45 - 16:15 - COFFEE BREAK

16:15 - 16:30 - BEST PRACTICES AND USE CASES FROM THE PUBLIC/ADMIN SECTOR IN EU MEMBER STATES AND EXAMPLE OF ALASTRIA PROJECT IN SPAIN / MANUEL MACHADO, GLOBAL HEAD OF BLOCKCHAIN SOLUTIONS AT WORLDLINE (AN ATOS COMPANY) & EU BLOCKCHAIN OBSERVATORY AND FORUM
Speakers: Manuel Machado

16:30 - 17:00 - THE STATE OF THE EUROPEAN TECH: TRENDS, MOVERS & SHAKERS - FIRESIDE CHAT
Speakers: Nicolas Brien, Ivan Vasilev

17:00 - 18:00 - FINTECH PANEL - WHAT COULD THE FUTURE OF FINANCIAL SERVICES LOOK LIKE WITH THE GLOBAL IMPLEMENTATION OF BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY?
Speakers: Petko Karamotchev, Daniel Tomov, Dimitris Litsikakis, Kalin Radev, Radoslav Tsonov

18:00 - 19:30 - NETWORKING COCKTAIL

09:00 - 10:00 - PRESIDENT'S PANEL ON CYBER SECURITY AND BLOCKCHAIN MODERATED BY PRESIDENT PLEVNELIEV (2011-2016)
Speakers: Rossen Plevneliev, Alex Behar, George Ganev, Dr. Petar Tsankov, Dr. Krasimir Simonski, Visnja Rados

10:00 - 11:00 - ACADEMIA & BLOCKCHAIN FROM RECOGNIZED EUROPEAN UNIVERSITIES' PERSPECTIVE
Speakers: Denitsa Sacheva, Evgeniia Filippova, Hristian Daskalov, Todor Yalamov

11:00 - 11:30 - COFFEE BREAK

11:30 - 12:00 - KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY MARIYA GABRIEL, EU DIGITAL COMMISSIONER
Speakers: Mariya Gabriel

12:00 - 12:15 - EU BLOCKCHAIN OBSERVATORY AND FORUM – BLOCKCHAIN INNOVATION IN EUROPE REPORT
Speakers: Tom Lyons

12:15 - 12:25 - SUCCESSFUL PUBLIC BLOCKCHAIN USE CASE PRESENTED BY DANIËL DU SEUIL, PROGRAM MANAGER & BLOCKCHAIN ARCHITECT, VLAAMSE OVERHEID, AGENCY INFORMATION FLANDER
Speakers: Daniël Du Seuil

12:25 - 12:35 - SUCCESSFUL SWEDISH LAND REGISTRY BLOCKCHAIN CASE PRESENTED BY DAVID SUOMALAINEN, LANTMÄTERIET (SWEDEN’S MAPPING, CADASTRAL AND LAND REGISTRATION AUTHORITY). DAVID IS ONE OF EUROPE’S MOST EXPERIENCED LAWYERS ON BLOCKCHAIN, A MEMBER OF THE EU BLOCKCHAIN OBSERVATORY AND FORUM
Speakers: David Suomalainen

12:30 - 14:00 - LUNCH

14:00 - 15:00 - HEALTHCARE AND PHARMA DIGITALIZATION FOR PATIENT’S EMPOWERMENT
Speakers: Dr. Rosen Dimitrov, Dr. Konstantinos Votis, Miroslav Ivanov, Prof. Dr. Vladimir Stantchev, Venelin Dimitrov

15:00 - 15:45 - DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND EVOLUTION INTO BLOCKCHAIN, AI, VIRTUAL REALITY, ROBOTICS
Speakers: Rosanna Nazir, Ekaterina Marinova, Momchil Alexiev, Prof. Ivan Dimov, Tadej Slapnik, Todor Kolev, Tom Lyons

15:45 - 16:15 - COFFEE BREAK

16:15 - 17:15 - UNDERSTANDING NEW FUNDING DYNAMICS: CROWDFUNDING, VENTURE CAPITAL OR ICO – OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES. PANEL MODERATED BY ELVIN GURI, FOUNDER OF EMPOWER CAPITAL FUND
Speakers: Elvin Guri, Irina Encheva, Rossen Ivanov, Leeor Groen, Maria Angelova

17:15 - 17:30 - WRAP UP ANOUNCING THE START U PITCH WINNER

 

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