Agenda – The North American Bitcoin Conference – BTC Miami

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Agenda

See below for the schedule of speakers and networking. Subject to changes. Full agenda at the bottom of the page.
Day 1
17 Jan 2018
Day 2
18 Jan 2018
Day 3
19 Jan 2018

PRE-REGISTRATION AND CLAIMING OF BADGES

Hate long lines? The North American Bitcoin Conference will be attended by over 3000 participants and counting! For easier access on the conference dates you may pre-register and claim your badges on January 17 starting from 12 PM to 5 PM. See you there!

Kickoff Party

January 17th, come network with with CEOs, Execs and the hottest upcoming ICOs at the Clevelander South Beach Hotel and Bar. – Sponsored by DREAMTEAM.GG Must be 21+  

Registration

Breakfast and Registration begin bright and early at the James L Knight Center. Event Entry Reminder: Please note that big bags such as backpacks, suitcases, gym bags and the likes will not be allowed inside the The North American Bitcoin Conference. You are required to mind your own valuables as there will be no baggage...
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Welcome Remarks

Moe will welcome attendees to The North American Bitcoin Conference, a part of World Blockchain Forum
Dr. Moe Levin

Igniting the 4th Industrial Revolution

The 3rd industrial revolution was manufacturing entering the digital age. Aitheon powered by blockchain, AI, and distributed robotics ignites the 4th industrial revolution into an era of collective intelligence and human robotic symbiosis.
Andrew Archer

The Decentralized You

Digital money for a digital age Global, fast, and secure
Craig Sellars

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. Napoleon Capital – STEPHANE IFRAH HOQU – ROMAN KAUFMAN  
Roman Kaufman
Stephane Ifrah

Identity for compliant blockchain

What identity requirements are there for blockchain applications and ICO’s?  A brief history as well as current best practices and standards.  
Justin Newton

Spacesuit X

A free, open source method of analyzing digital assets. Use it, adapt it, share it.
Bruce Fenton

Bitcar

The ownership of rare and exotic hyper and super car Exotics has been limited to the very wealthy, until now. Buying collector cars in the crypto world is something entirely new. In a world first, the decentralized and revolutionary BitCar.io Platform allows crypto space holders and traditional car enthusiasts to own and trade in exotic...
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Dr. Gov van Ek

WANCHAIN

Wanchain is a distributed financial platform that enables private, cross-blockchain smart contract execution
Jack Lu

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. LUCYD – Clifford Gross Rublix – David Waslen
David Waslen
Clifford Gross

Regulation Panel

Emma Channing
Matthew E. Kohen
Marco Santori
Brian Klein
Veronica McGregor

Financial Disruption

Halsey Minor has long experience betting on, and profiting from, the next big thing.
Halsey Minor

DASH

Dash is Digital Cash You Can Spend Anywhere Use Dash to make instant, private payments online or in-store using our secure open-source platform hosted by thousands of users around the world.
Ryan Taylor

Tokenization of Things

How we’re transitioning from an old model where money use to equal to power changing to money becoming technology via the rise of cryptocurrencies and tokenized assets on the blockchain.
Matthew Roszak

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. INV Global – JJ Hornblass Shopin – Eran Eyal Algebraix Data – Charles Silver
JJ Hornblass
Eran Eyal
Charles Silver
12:50 - 13:50

Lunch Break

Why People Should Troll More

Riccardo is a member of the Monero Core Team, who are stewards of the Monero Project, and is also the lead maintainer of the Monero and Monero Core projects.
Riccardo Spagni

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. Solve Care – Pradeep Goel ImpactPPA Ltd. – Dan Bates Project Districts – Zine Laabidine Rezig VinChain – Alex Miles Betrium – Max Suvorov  
Dan Bates
Alex Miles
Pradeep Goel
Max Suvorov
Zine Laabidine Rezig

AION

Mainstream, at scale, adoption of blockchain technology is constrained by unsolved questions of scalability, privacy, and interoperability. The Aion Network is a multi-tier blockchain system designed to address these challenges.
Matt Spoke

Building the Future of Blockchain: Academy

Blockchain technology is taking the world by storm. But there’s a dearth of blockchain developers. From our SACS accreditation, distance learning infrastructure to our world class instructors we’re focused on facilitating the best experience with access to the best networks in the industry.
Jason King

Economic Education

BITCOIN, A MONETARY TECHNOLOGY – REVOLUTION FROM BELOW
Jeffrey Tucker

Keynote Speaker – Bringing Liquidity to the ICO Market: tØ’s Wall Street Licensed Crypto Token Exchange

 Cryptographically integrating secure distributed ledgers with existing market processes to reduce settlement time and costs, increase transparency, efficiency and auditability.
Dr. Patrick Byrne – KEYNOTE SPEAKER

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees Knowledge.io – Steve Englander Credits.com – Igor Chugunov
Steve Englander
Igor Chugunov

Blockchain and Smart contracts as a part of Esports and Gaming ecosystems

DreamTeam.GG is the first Esports and Gaming recruitment and management platform. We are providing an all-in-one solution for gamers who want to build, grow, manage and monetize their teams.
ALEXANDER KOKHANOVSKYY

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees BestMeta- Toby Dawson Ponder – Manshu Agarwal
Manshu Agarwal
Toby Dawson

LearnCRYPTOFAST

LearnCryptoFAST.com is the premier educational resource for cryptocurrency investors, helping them to get into it safely and intelligently by offering them the highest level of education and pre ICO group buy deals. It is our goal at LearnCryptoFAST.com to encourage our members to be the very best version of cryptocurrency investors that they can be
Colin Andrews

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees IPwe Ltd. – Dan Bork Atonomi – Dave Fragale
DAVE FRAGALE
Dan Bork

POPCHEST

An open platform for video distribution. PopChest enables Creators to get paid directly for every video view with no ads and no subscriptions.
Valerian Bennett

WAX

WAX is a decentralized platform that enables anyone to operate a fully functioning virtual marketplace with zero investment in security, infrastructure, or payment processing. Developed by the founders of OPSkins, the world’s leading marketplace for online video game assets, WAX is designed to serve the 400+ million online players who already collect, buy and sell....
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Malcolm CasSelle

BLOCKV

Our mission is to create the next-generation digital goods economy. BLOCKv provides a development platform and community to create and distribute vAtoms: dynamic, compelling digital goods that shatter each roadblock. The BLOCKv platform has been in development for 2.5 years across three countries, attracting millions of dollars in funding. It is launching now to redefine...
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Reeve Collins

ACHAIN

Achain is a public blockchain platform enabling developers of all levels of experience to issue tokens, smart contracts, create applications and blockchain systems. Achain is committed to building a global blockchain network that facilitates information exchange and value transaction. Achain was originally developed by the Singapore-based nonprofit organization, Achain Foundation, which is co-constructed and co-maintained...
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Kyle Lu

BINARY FINANCIAL

Binary Financial is an Investment management company focused on providing superior returns for its clients and partners in the digital asset space.
Harry Yeh

Closing Remarks

Dr. Moe Levin

Dash Networking Party

It’s been a long day! Join us at e11even for some networking and R&R. Or dancing. Must be 21+

Registration

Breakfast and Registration begin bright and early at the James L Knight Center in sunny Miami, Florida.

Welcome Remarks

Moe will welcome attendees to The North American Bitcoin Conference, a part of World Blockchain Forum
Dr. Moe Levin

OB1

OB1 was founded in 2015 after a year of development on OpenBazaar by a small team in their spare time. They saw the concept of decentralized trade gain enthusiatic support in the Bitcoin community, and decided to accept venture capital funding in order to build a company and hire a development team to build OpenBazaar...
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Brian Hoffman

ARK.IO

There is a proven tool for catapulting Bitcoin into mainstream adoption, and it’s of of the most exciting investment opportunities we’ve seen.
Dr. Scott McPherson

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. 8Base – Albert Santalo Cryptalgo – Dan Goldman
Dan Goldman
Albert Santalo

Breaking Down Bitcoin

Market Caps are up thousands of percent in the last year, alone. What evidence exists that this “bubble” will continue?
Sean Walsh

Security Tokens and the Future of Ownership

Securitize offers a complete turnkey solution to enable funds, companies and assets to conduct a globally regulation-compliant security token sale.
Carlos Domingo

Paperless Cash

A brief synopsis on cash utilization across emerging and developed markets, and an analysis on the implications of the latest technological innovations particularly blockchain and cryptocurrencies on the future of cash and retail payments.
Yazan Barghuthi

How to Avoid Hidden Risks and Pitfalls While Investing in ICOs

DMarket: a decentralized marketplace for turning every virtual item into a real asset.
VOLODYMYR PANCHENKO

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. Amchart – Aman Quadri  
Aman Quadri

IOC

I/O Digital Foundation is the official non for profit curator of the I/O Coin (IOC) Blockchain. The Blockchain is an Open Source project started in 2014. The IOC Blockchain has robust data storage capabilities / facilities with up to 2MB storage capabilities (documents, identities, messages, alias system etc) and provides a secure, fast and user...
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Joel A. Bosh

Wasted Energy – The KWATT Coin powered by 4NEW

Energy consumption continues to be the Achilles heel of cryptocurrencies. Finally, production meets consumption. Introducing 4NEW’s KWATT Coin, the world’s first blockchain integrated infrastructure project. 4NEW is an eco-friendly, Waste to Energy treatment plant; Blockchain’s very own dedicated utility company.
Saransh Sharma

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. Cryptohwwallet – Joseph Wang TaxToken – Nathan Nichols  Blackmoon – Oleg Seydak GLX.com – Ronald P. Russo  
Ronald P. Russo, Jr.
Joseph Wang
Nathan Nichols
Oleg Seydak

RSK LABS

Creating a more accessible, flexible and inclusive financial system that will improve the lives of billions of people. We’re putting Blockchain technology at the service of social transformation to build a more secure and transparent world.
DIEGO GUTIÉRREZ ZALDÍVAR

Advancing Blockchain Technology through Governance

Come find out why decentralized blockchain governance is not the snoozefest people think it is. Governance solves the all too real forking crisis that is currently fracturing the crypto community.
Marco Peereboom

The Co-Operative Corporation

Phireon™ is a de-centralized autonomous organization (DAO) owned, guided and patronized by its global membership. Phireon develops profitable businesses ventures and income streams with the help of the collective intelligence of its members. Cryptocurrency micropayments are issued for contributions in realtime, incentivizing participation and paving the way for a true meritocracy.
Xavier Hawk
12:50 - 13:50

Lunch Break

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. TYKN – Jimmy J.P. Snoek All Innovation Japan – Hideki Ehara, MBA
Jimmy J.P. Snoek
Hideki Ehara, MBA

VICTORY SQUARE

Victory Square Technologies (VST) incubates and invests in game-changing entrepreneurs. Innovation is at the core of what we do. We believe great companies are built from experimentation of bold ideas. At VST, entrepreneurs have access to our education programs, global network of mentors, distribution partners, creative workspaces, resources and operational support to help them scale...
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Peter Smyrniotis

RTO PROCESS

HUT8
Sean Clark

POLYMATH

POLYMATH IS THE INTERFACE BETWEEN FINANCIAL SECURITIES AND THE BLOCKCHAIN From creation, to issuance, to fundraising, Polymath guides issuers through the complex tech and legal process of a successful token launch.
Trevor Koverko

TELCOIN

Telcoin is focused on connecting with mobile networks globally, enabling easy conversion between telecom mobile money, prepaid credit and postpaid billing platforms.
CLAUDE EGUIENTA

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. SKYFchain – Alexander Timofeev AnthemGold – Anthem Hayek Blanchard FuzeX – Steven Oh Daplie – Bryson Hill
Bryson Hill
Steven Oh
Alexander Timofeev
Anthem Hayek Blanchard

Fireside Chat

Mr. Shrem is a Bitcoin Pioneer, his current venture is capital management firm issuing a tokenized securitized asset on the Blockchain. Stacy Herbert is the co-presenter of Keiser Report, the first international financial news program to cover bitcoin when it was still under $3.
Stacy Herbert
Charlie Shrem

BITT

Digital asset exchange focused on providing access to cryptocurrencies to emerging markets.
Gabriel Abed

RIVETZ

Rivetz offers a number of applications and a developer toolkit to enable a broad range of services from enhanced multi-factor authentication capability with integrated cybersecurity controls, to full integration with modern fintech and blockchain solutions. Rivetz’ solution leverages the trusted computing capabilities already embedded on hundreds of millions of devices and combines it with blockchain...
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Steven Sprague

BLOCKEX

Adam Leonard

ZEN

Zen Protocol gives you control over your own financial assets. It’s a trading floor, a broker, and a tool for making new instruments, all on a parallel blockchain that connects to Bitcoin.
Adam Perlow

ICO Pitch

Pitch your ICO is an opportunity for all of our ICO exhibitors to present their company in our main speaking hall to our investors and attendees. Guardium Token – Mark Jeffrey  
Mark Jeffrey

SWARM

Swarm Fund is a fully decentralized capital market place that democratizes investing by using the power of the blockchain to open up high-return, alternative investment classes to smaller investors through asset-backed funds using cryptocurrency tokens. It makes traditionally exclusive investment opportunities, such as private equity and hedge funds, inclusive for the Swarm by pooling together...
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Joel Dietz

BLOCKCHAIN CAPITAL

Blockchain Capital was founded in 2013 and is the first sector-focused venture fund that invests solely in Blockchain technology companies and the Bitcoin ecosystem.
Brock Pierce

AUGUR

DECENTRALIZED PREDICTION MARKETS
Jeremy Gardner

What is EBOOST?

Designed to be fast and secure with it’s own blockchain, eBoost is meant to service the eSports industry at the core. It’s the first in-game software token focused on the 1 Billion dollar eSports market and eBoost can be used and wagered among skill based eSports games.
Marshall Long

EDGE SECURITY

SECURING THE FUTURE OF BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY
Paul Puey

Anarchast

Anarchast is your home for Anarchy Podcasts on the internet To us, Anarchy means freedom.  The desire to live without a violent, coercive State.  Anarchy is peace, love and prosperity.  Free markets.  And, power to the people.
Jeff Berwick

Closing Remarks

Dr. Moe Levin