Web3 Stage

9:30 AM

+ Gitcoin Hackathon Awards Ceremony

Announcing the winners of the Gitcoin Ethereal Blocks hackathon.

10:10 AM

+ How DeFi is Reshaping Legacy Finance

Gustav Arentoft (MakerDAO)
Felix Feng (CEO of Set)
Alex (CTO of Zerion)
Deniz Omer (Kyber Network)

Moderated by Lou Kerner, Cofounder and Partner of CryptoOracle LLC

10:45 AM

+ TBA

Coming soon.

11:25 AM

+ Scalability and privacy for decentralized and permissioned blockchains via ZK-STARKs

Prof. Eli Ben-Sasson (Starkware)

12:05 PM

+ Decentralization and Personal Responsibility

Amanda Gutterman Cassatt

12:30 PM

+ Public Blockchains for Private Enterprise Use Cases

Chen Zur (EY)
Sophia Lopez (Kaleido)
Didier Le Floch (ConsenSys)
Rodrigo Santibanez Rivera (Merck Animal Health)
Konstantin Goldstein (Microsoft)


1:00 PM

Lunch Break


2:00 PM

+ Complexities of Investing in Blockchain

Aleksandr Bulkin (Partner at CoinFund)

2:30 PM

+ The Balance of Decentralisation and Governance

Ido Sadeh Man (COO of Saga)
Lawrence Lundy-Bryan (Head of Research at Outlier Ventures)
Matan Field (DAOStack)
Gustav Arentoft (MakerDAO)

Moderated by Igor Lilic (ConsenSys)

3:10 PM

+ A Fireside Chat with the Virtual Commodities Association

Yusuf Hussain (Gemini / VCA) and Maria Filipakis (VCA)

3:45 PM

+ The State of Institutional Adoption of Cryptoassets

Alessandra Shultz (Gemini Trust LLC)
Josh Goody (Huobi)
Jeremy Millar (Chief of Staff, ConsenSys)

4:20 PM

+ IEOs: A New Fundraising Mechanism for Entrepreneurs

Sandeep Nailwal (Cofounder/COO of Matic Network)
Benjamin Micu (Cofounder/CEO of Elrond Network)
Kenta Iwasaki (Founder/CTO of Perlin)
Samuel Katz (Partner, Nellis & Katz LLP/VP & GC, Rivver Inc.)

5:00 PM

+ The New Blockchain Gaming Experience

Marguerite DeCourcelle (Neon District and Blockade Games)

5:35 PM

+ Why Capital Allocators Are Excited for 2020

Gigi Levy Weiss (NfX)
Dovey Wan (Primitive Ventures)
Teck Chia (Binance X)
Richard Muirhead (Fabric Ventures)
Yossi Hasson (Techstars Blockchain)

6:15 PM

+ A Roundtable Discussion with Yoni Assia, Vitalik Buterin, and Joseph Lubin

Yoni Assia (CEO/Founder of eToro)
Joseph Lubin, (Founder/CEO of ConsenSys)
Vitalik Buterin (Founder of Ethereum)

 

Web3 Stage

9:30 AM

+ Gitcoin Hackathon Awards Ceremony

Announcing the winners of the Gitcoin Ethereal Blocks hackathon.