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Blockchain World Forum · Shenzhen

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Jinji 100

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The future of Blockchain is here! Blockchain World Forum will explore the opportunities and challenges associated with Blockchain. The event is a initiative in creating an interactive platform for the leading technologists, entrepreneurs, regulators, investors, academics and financial institutions in the emerging Blockchain industry. Presented in a series of top-level keynotes, interactive panel discussions and solution-based case studies with a focus on learning and building partnerships in the emerging Blockchain space, Blockchain World Forum will explore the industries that are set to be disrupted the most by this new technology, including; legal sectors, financial services, insurance, energy, music, government, real estate and more. Within the conference, there will be the exhibition of technological and business application innovations for the industry.

TECHNOLOGY & BUSINESS TOPICS

Sessions will be rated on how tech vs biz focused they are intended allowing you to pick the right content based on your background.

BLOCKCHAIN EXHIBITION

The blockchain exhibition will showcase latest blockchain innovation technologies, solutions and services for the industry.

BLOCKCHAIN WORLD AWARDS

The Blockchain World Awards are the unique celebration of the drive, innovation and hard work in the blockchain technology ecosystem.

WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND

BWF is where the blockchain professionals create their own program from a wide range of high level options including conference sessions, workshops, live show, case demos and mentoring clinics. The leading speakers, presenters and mentors took to the stage, with the conference sessions drawing consistently strong attendance right across the themed agenda.

• Discuss on regulation around blockchain, crypto currencies like bitcoin, ethereum & ICO’s.
• Hear from inspirational keynote speakers and the industry panelists who have taken their businesses to the next level
• Meet with the potential partners, customers, investors, and advisors who can help your business to flourish
• Share knowledge with fellow industry leaders and experts in the conferences
• Watch scores of in-depth product presentations in the showcase theater
• Benefit form on site advisory clinics with market experts
• Network with the entire blockchain ecosystem

WHO WILL YOU MEET

Unique in its scale, positioning and format, BWF sits at the cross section of start-ups, incumbent tech providers, entrepreneurs and the investor community. It is a true ecosystem event.

• Service Providers
• Operators
• Platform Providers
• Investors
• Software Providers
• Hardware Manufacturers
• Data Scientists
• FinTech Professionals
• Business Analysts
• M2M Platorm Providers
• Developers
• Blockchain Start Ups
• Banking and Financial Services
• Healthcare Companies
• Energy Companies
• P2P Lenders
• Payments
• Water Companies
• Venture Capitalists
• Computer Security Companies
• Industrial Automation Companies
• Industry Associations
• Government
• Others

AGENDA OVERVIEW

Newly formatted, the 2019 agenda will feature three-content tracks with more networking opportunities than ever before.

Business Track

This track will explore the continuing evolution of blockchain by showcasing live projects, examining business use cases, diving into adoption by legacy industries and getting answers to current regulatory questions.

Blockchain Capital Formations
Token offerings have seemingly become a thing of the past, but are far from being forgotten. Landscape regulators continue to clarify rules and guidelines around the practice to help identify how ICOs fit into a sustainable capital formation model. Hear from key regulators and participants in global markets about the state of blockchain capital formation.

Crypto Regulation
As blockchain and crypto continue to receive global adoption, many countries face the challenge of promoting innovation while protecting against imposters and fabrications. But which countries are seeing success with their approach? Hear directly from key regulators, legislators, and policymakers—plus the companies, market-makers and traders who may be affected.

Gaming for users
First comes blockchain, then comes... gaming? Blockchain gaming is predicted to be a major driver of adoption to the technology. Hear from legacy publishers and studios, as well as blockchain startups and pioneers who are trying to make blockchain fun again.

Blockchain for Public Sector
With the underlying technology up and running, how do enterprise blockchain consortia ensure they are delivering value to all participants? We'll hear about what worked and what didn't across industry verticals and platforms.

Blockchain Capital Formations
Token offerings have seemingly become a thing of the past, but are far from being forgotten. Landscape regulators continue to clarify rules and guidelines around the practice to help identify how ICOs fit into a sustainable capital formation model. Hear from key regulators and participants in global markets about the state of blockchain capital formation.

Crypto Regulation
As blockchain and crypto continue to receive global adoption, many countries face the challenge of promoting innovation while protecting against imposters and fabrications. But which countries are seeing success with their approach? Hear directly from key regulators, legislators, and policymakers—plus the companies, market-makers and traders who may be affected.

Gaming for users
First comes blockchain, then comes... gaming? Blockchain gaming is predicted to be a major driver of adoption to the technology. Hear from legacy publishers and studios, as well as blockchain startups and pioneers who are trying to make blockchain fun again.

Blockchain for Public Sector
With the underlying technology up and running, how do enterprise blockchain consortia ensure they are delivering value to all participants? We'll hear about what worked and what didn't across industry verticals and platforms.

Crypto Sanctions
From you local city hall all the way up to the federal reserve, branches of government have begun to explore several use cases for distributed ledgers and the implementation of blockchain technology. These sessions will provide insight into the uses cases that show the most potential and the role public sector has in driving broader adoption. Learn from policymakers, public officials, enterprise providers and startups serving the space.

When moon?
The rise in the price of Biticoin in 2018 led to an increase in questions regarding financial integrity and sanctions as they apply to digital assets and the exchange of cryptocurrencies. Explore these sessions to learn how you can comply with sanctions regimes and more. Hear directly from key regulators as they discuss today's most pressing issues as they relate to exchanges, traders, and market participants.

Technology Track

From scalability and interoperability questions to user experience and privacy, this track will dive into the latest ground-level innovations and challenges facing permission-less and permissioned blockchain networks.

Future of Blockchain Technology
Scalability. Security. Decentralization. What lessons are being learned in pursuit of this "Impossible Trinity"? How far away are from a true enterprise grade platform? Founders and technical experts will discuss these issues along with enterprise users and market participants.

Mining Developments
An open and more seamless financial system requires safe, simple and scalable infrastructure. Hear directly from the visionaries creating the foundations and tools required to usher in consumer, enterprise and institutional adoption.

Challenges of Industry Adoption of the Blockchain
What will the industry look like in 10, 20, 50 years as blockchain converges with AI, IoT, 3-D printing and other new technologies? Hear from futurists, technologists and business leaders about the disruption that is to come.

Why Privacy Matters
Privacy is the secret sauce behind the blockchain ethos. Why does this matter in an increasingly interconnected world? Hear from the technologists, entrepreneurs and regulators wrestling with tricky topics like digital identity, privacy coins and GDPR.

The bASICs:
Mining crypto currency has emerged as a global trend which was fast met with woes and uncertainty as the market experienced a blow. Miners, technologists and policymakers will discuss the roadmap for crypto mining in the years to come.

Adoption Challenges
From supply chains to shipping; art markets to tokenized real estate: blockchains are promising to upend industries. Hear about the most ambitious use-cases for distributed ledgers and cryptocurrencies across industries, and listen to the learnings from high- profile launches in recent years.

Markets Track

Bullish or bearish, crypto markets are global and here to stay. This track will examine trends germane to both retail and institutional investors including market dynamics, exchanges and trading infrastructure, capital formation and regulatory challenges. You will hear from the major players at the intersections of Wall Street, Silicon Valley and digital currency.

Wall Street Meets Crypto
The frenzy of crypto bubbles and blockchain hype faded quickly in 2018. How is the industry recalibrating itself for long-term growth and adoption? What are the key drivers and hurdles towards enterprise adoption? Hear from the developers, founders, and investors building the next wave of innovation.

Crypto Funds 2.0
The argument of crypto asset management versus traditional finance management is one that remains at centerstage. Discover how blockchain and crypto converge with traditional finance services. Hear from institutional traders, regulators, enterprise software providers and more.

Policing the Blockchain
While the crypto market saw both peaks and valleys, it spawned an opportunity for new entrants to seize the opportunity to buy low and get in on a market that is sure to reach new heights. But this next generation of crypto funds will look different and pursue a different type of "value." So what will this mean for you? Hear from fund managers, protocol builders, exchanges, and analysts.

An Open Financial System
How are law enforcement and regulators using the blockchain to protect the public? Hear from law enforcement, regulators, founders, and analysts on the tension between cryptocurrencies and forensic analysis.

THE BLOCKCHAIN INNOVATION AWARDS

The Blockchain Innovation Awards honor the highest achievements from the global blockchain industries, celebrating teams and individuals who are blazing a trail within the sector. Reinforce client relationships – remind your customers and prospects that you are the best choice of supplier; Stand out among your peers – let the market see that you are head and shoulders above the competition; Make headlines on an international scale – international press coverage ensures the industry will know about your win; Network with the industry’s most influential people – with C-level representation from the most important operators in the region there is no better informal networking forum; Reward your team – recognize and celebrate their achievements.

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