• AGENDA AND SPEAKERS

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    SEPT 27 SUMMIT AGENDA 9am to 5pm

    9:00-9:30 Registration
    Exhibit Hall opens 11:30am to 6:30pm

    9:30-10:00
    3 Ways Investors and Founders Should Evaluate ICOs

    • Glenn Gow, Clear Ventures, Marketing Partner

    10:00-10:30

    Blockchain Use Cases for Enterprise and Consumer Applications:
    AI, Automotive, Energy, Healthcare, Security, Entertainment, Industrial, Internet of Things, Manufacturing, Smart Cities, Transportation

    • Ashutosh Pande, Head Market Development, TheFabric   
    • Robert Neivert, Venture Partner, 500 Startups
    • Mary Jo Potter, Managing Director, Healthcare Angels
    • Bert Bogomolny, Director of Marketing, TokenAI
    • Moderator: Patrick Baron, Blockchain Consulting Group

    10:30-10:50

    Blockchain/Fintech Regulatory Trends:
    Hedge Funds, M & A Transaction, Private Placement Financing, Banking, Regulatory Compliance, SEC Issues

    • Curtis Mo, Partner, DLA Piper

    10:50-11:20

    Crypto Outlook

    • Michael Terpin, Founder and CEO, Transform Group, Founder BitAngel

    11:20-11:45
    Comparing Venture Capital, Tokens and ICO Fundraising--Disrupting
    Traditional Venture Capital with New Funding Strategies for Startups

    • Cherie Liu, VP Investments, Outpost Capital
    • Reese Jones, Investor
    • Robert Neivert, Venture Partner, 500 Startups
    • Jason Page, 7BC.VC, Venture Partner, Founder, Intercoin 
    • Jay Eum, Partner, Translink Capital
    • Moderator: Ann Shin, Partner, Ultra Fund

    11:45-12:50 ROADSHOW ICO & BLOCKCKHAIN STARTUP PITCH

    Want to pitch your startup, platform, app, service ICO or service from 3 to 10 minutes? Register now before we sell out.
    Investors from preceding panel will hear presentations and give comments.

    • Tapjets (10 minutes) 
    • Trip Hop (8 )
    • Gramary emedia (8)
    • Zeux (8)
    • OKLetsPlay (6)
    • ITBiometrics (5)
    • Jala Systems (3)
    • Staramba (3)
    • Applicature (3)
    • CoinGenius (2)

    12:50-1:15 Lunch and Fastpitch

    12:50-1:15 INVESTOR FASTPITCH
    OPEN TO ACCREDITED INVESTORS, SPONSORS AND VIP TICKET HOLDERS
    Investors are seated at tables. All VIP ticket holders will line up for 2 minutes fast pitch with accredited investors for a total of 20 minutes. All presenters and sponsors get 6 minutes with each investor and go to front of each line . Everyone gets at least 1 pitch but likely up to 4. After this session, VIP tickets holders will eat lunch with at least two investors per table.


    12:45-2:00 LUNCH AND DEMO SHOWCASE
    VIP Lunch: Networking lunch for investors and VIP tickets with at least two investors per table.
    Attendee Lunch: Basic ticket holders purchase lunch to eat in Demo Showcase

    2:00-2:40

    Investor Focus: The Crypto Fund Landscape and Strategies to Make Money From ICOS, Ethereum and Blockchain Investments in the current market

    • Keith Herman, Founder, IPA Equities/PMBC Group
    • Jordan Wahbeh, Managing Parter, Bay Angels
    • Rana Gujral, Partner, Renu Ventures

    2:45-3:15

    Startup Focus: Raising Funding and Attracting Customers
    Should You Raise from ICOS, VC funding or both? Should you consider joining an accelerator or incubator in blockchain?
    Understand key issues and strategies to make a decision.

    • Jiazi (Jazzy) Guo, Investment Manager, Tsingyuan Ventures
    • Jason Page, 7VC, Venture Partner
    • Ajay Ramachandran, Partner, Happiness VC

    3:15-3:45

    Cross Border Opportunities with Asia for ICOS, Blockchain and Quantum Computing-China, Korea, Japan

    • Cherie Liu, Vice President, Outpost Capital
    • Chris Li, Founder, Forgelab
    • Jay Eum, Partner, Translink Capital

    3:45-4:15

    Tokenomics: Economics and Valuations of Tokens

    • Vlad Andrei, Co-Founder and Co-CIO, Albaron Ventures

    4:15-6:00 Expo Hall Reception
    5:00-7:00 VIP Investor Reception and Dinner