HIGHLIGHTS OF BEF SAN FRANCISCO
Bridging Blockchain & Traditional Economy
New Life: Interviewing Sophia
LATOKEN BLOCK SUMMIT SPEAKERS
Jason Potts
Director of Blockchain Innovation Hub at RMIT University
Jouko Ahvenainen
Founder, Grow VC Group
Habeeb Syed
Corporate and Securities Partner, B.J. Kang Law, P.C.
Tony Evans
VP, Blockchain Industries
Ben Bartlett
Berkeley City Council member, Attorney at Tackett Mull
Guido Schmitz-Krummacher
Blockchain & Crypto Currency expert for regulatory, compliance, corporate
Thibault Verbiest
Partner, DS Avocats
Csaba Robert Horvath
Partner, Fusion Capital Partners
Samson Lee
Founder, CoinStreet Partners
Ryan Baird
Venture Partner at Innovator Fund
Juwan Lee
Founder and CEO, NexChange
Ismail Malik
Editor in Chief, ICO CROWD
Lukas Rich
Crypto Influencer; Admin at 1000BTC Group
Founder, LATOKEN
John Riggins
Head of Operations, Asia Pacific at BTC Media
Peter Bergstrom
CEO, BitBlock Ventures
Dmitri Shiryaev
Partner, Sputnik Technology Capital
Paul Monsen
Co-Founder, Digital Asset Advisors
Aly Madhavji
Advisor, Polymath
Francois de Laigue
CEO, Dotted Square, Inc.
Leo, Genping Liu
Venture Capital partner, Vertex Ventures (AUM $725 mln)
Dmitry Bakaev
Co-Founder, Aboveboard
Ryan Wang
Founding Partner, Outpost capital (AUM mln 20$)
Eddie Thai
Venture capitalist, Partner,500 Startups ($530 mln AUM)
Alexander Reay
President, Nordic IT Association, Nordic Blockchain Association
Please, note that the speakers list is subject to change, and will be updated continuously up to the conference. We do not guarantee attendance of all of the speakers and will not refund in case some of the speakers will not show up
PHOTOS FROM BEF SAN FRANCISCO
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LATOKEN Block Summit invites speakers to join us in Ho Chi Minh. Our Organizing Committee will review your application and get back to you.
  • Onboard anchor investors and top-notch advisers
  • Get interviewed by top bloggers and journalists
  • Find partners and high-quality contractors
  • Spur institutional change and prosperity by cutting transaction costs
ENTREPRENEURS
    • Meet founders and get in-depth insights for investments
    • Find LPs and grow the funds under management
    • Exchange market views and investment ideas with peers
    • Spur institutional change and prosperity by cutting transaction cost
    INVESTORS
      MEDIA
        • Get access to decision makers and trendsetters
        • Be the first to learn resonating insights
        • Find partners to grow your audience
        • Yes, spur institutional change and prosperity by cutting transaction costs
        Leaders of the new economy come to shape the future of capital markets, money and states. They exchange inspiring ideas, invest, build lasting partnerships and design the new rules.
        40+ speakers and 400+ participants discuss cutting edge topics of the new economy at 7 panels, networking coffee break, VIP dinner, local and global media, investors, VC and influencers.
        WHO ATTENDS AND WHY
        • Draft the new rules of the game
        • Automate and cut costs of state services
        • Find supporters
        • Spur institutional change and prosperity by cutting transaction costs
        GOVERNMENTS
          "It's been really enriching to me. I think we can hold a similar conference in Mexico, because all the knowledge that was here, all the discussions that happened here would be fantastic to impact Mexico's market, to bring in this new culture of forward-thinking"
          Vicente Fox
          President of Mexico
          (2000-2006)
          See interview with Vicente Fox at BEF Singapore 2018 >>>

          We invite governments to host BEF to pave the road for the State on Blockchain:
          Elections, Courts, Budgets and Taxes, Register, IDs and Money
          AGENDA
          Registration and Welcome Coffee
          Opening speech
          How Blockchain will transform the Global Economy
          - The Future of Markets, Money and States
          – What will other markets be disrupted?"
          Jouko Ahvenainen
          Founder,
          Grow VC Group
          Guido Schmitz-Krummacher
          Blockchain & Crypto Currency expert for regulatory, compliance
          Csaba Robert Horvath
          Partner,
          Fusion Capital Partners
          Thibault Verbiest
          Partner,
          DS Avocats
          Habeeb Syed,
          Corporate and
          Securities Partner, B.J. Kang Law, P.C.
          Valentin
          Preobrazhenskiy

          CEO and Founder,
          LATOKEN
          Fedor Panteleev
          Product Director,
          LATOKEN
          Roman Zhdanov
          Managing Partner,
          LATOKEN
          Samson Lee
          Founder,
          CoinStreet
          Partners
          Ben Bartlett
          Council member, Attorney,
          Tackett Mull
          Ryan Baird
          Venture Partner,
          Innovator Fund
          Dmitry Bakaev
          Co-Founder,
          Aboveboard
          Francois de Laigue
          CEO,
          Dotted Square, Inc.
          Eddie Thai
          Venture capitalist,
          Partner,500 Startups ($530 mln AUM)
          Aviya Arika
          Managing Director,
          Aviya
          Mayra Ceja
          Director, Indiegogo
          Aly Madhavji
          Advisor,
          Polymath
          Juwan Lee
          Founder & CEO,
          NexChange
          Ismail Malik
          Editor in Chief,
          ICO CROWD
          Robert Crypto Beadles
          Founder,
          Crypto Beadles
          Alexander Reay
          President, Nordic IT Association, Nordic Blockchain Association
          Leo, Genping Liu
          Partner,
          Vertex Ventures
          Ryan Wang
          Founding Partner,
          Outpost Capital

          John Riggins
          Head of Operations, Asia Pacific,
          BTC Media
          Lukas Rich
          Admin,
          1000BTC Group
          Trends of Cryptocurrency regulation
          - Specifics of regulation in SEA in comparison with
          other regions of the world
          - Regulation of cryptocurrency exchanges, payments, ICO
          - KYC and AML Regulation and Solutions
          - How to launch a compliant ICO?
          Raising funds and liquidity on LATOKEN platform
          - Initial security token offerings
          - Pre-sale and private sale and trading on LATOKEN
          Blockchain Use cases individual presentations
          Lunch Break
          The New Era of Venture Capital
          - Blockchain as a game changer for Impact Investing
          - The transformation that blockchain represents for venture capitalists
          Panel discussion by RMIT University
          Blockchain Use cases individual presentations
          Tokenization
          - Is 2018 the Year of Security Tokens?
          - How to make venture investments accessible to billions of investors via VC Tokenization?
          - How to ensure legal and regulatory compliance on security token offerings?
          Blockchain Use cases individual presentations
          Coffee Break
          The power of new media in the crypto world: how to make your story viral
          - Chanel Efficiency: YouTube vs Podcast vs Traditional journalism
          - How to use social media to amplify marketing and community building
          - How to Reach a Million Hearts and Make an Impact
          - Building brand awareness for ICOs
          Centralized exchanges vs Decentralized exchanges
          - What are the benefits of decentralized exchanges (Dex)? Will centralized exchanges eventually go away?
          - What prevents wide adoption of decentralized exchanges?
          - Main tech challenges: cross-chain, atomicity of trades,
          speed, and latency
          - How will Quantum Age shape the exchanges system?




          Cocktail reception
          Networking dinner (Invitation only)
          5-00 pm










          5-40 pm
          7-00 pm
          3-10 pm
          3-50 pm
          4-20 pm
          1-50 pm
          2-00 pm
          2-30 pm
          11-30 am
          12-10 pm
          1-10 pm
          11-10 am
          10-30 am
          8-45 am
          9-30 am
          9-50 am
          September 26
          Please, note that the speakers list is subject to change, and will be updated continuously up to the conference. We do not guarantee attendance of all of the speakers and will not refund in case some of the speakers will not show up
          TICKETS
          $40
          SILVER
          • Access to all Panels
          • Coffee-breaks
          • Cocktail reception
          BUY NOW
          GET ATTENTION OF INVESTORS, INFLUENCERS AND MEDIA*

          › Presentation from the main stage
          › Branding on the main conference screen and marketing materials
          › Interviews to top journalists and bloggers
          › Company video
          › Business speed networking with mic and introduction at the Networking coffee breaks and Invitation-only dinner

          * Offer depends on sponsorship package type
            SPONSORSHIP
            MEDIA PARTNERSHIP
            We invite partners interested in LATOKEN Block Summit promotion. Fill in the form to receive media partnership opportunities.
            BECOME SPONSOR
            Present your company and ideas to 400+ of participants. 100 000+ site visitors including many crypto investors will see your brand. Please register and we will get back to you with sponsorship options.
            BECOME A PARTNER
            We invite partners interested in LATOKEN Block Summit promotion. Please fill the form to receive media partnership opportunities.
            Number of community members/newsletter list
            1000
            200000
            ACCREDITED JOURNALISTS, CONTRIBUTORS, AND BLOGGERS
            MEDIA PARTNERS
            If you are a media representative, PR agency, blogger specialized in the fields of blockchain you can be accredited as media at our conference. Up to two editorial workers may receive accreditation per media or blog
            ORGANIZERS
            LATOKEN enables cryptocurrencies to be widely used in the real economy. We allow cryptoholders to diversify their portfolio by getting exposure to real assets via crypto.
            APPLY TO BECOME A VOLUNTEER
            We are looking for energetic leaders with strong academic and/or professional backgrounds to join BEF 2018 team. Take part in creating one of the major Blockchain events!
            Apply to become a volunteer
            We are looking for energized leaders with strong academic and/or professional backgrounds.
            At LATOKEN Block Summit you will be engaged in various activities starting from registration, sponsors and speakers assistance, video production, mic assistance, interview support, helping with venue set up and many other.

            Please fill in the form below so we could learn more about you.
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            VACANCIES AT LATOKEN
            We are actively expanding our team and opening new offices. Please, see our current vacancies.
            VENUE
            LATOKEN Block Summit 2018
            will be hosted in
            RMIT Saigon South campus,
            Address: 702 Nguyen Van Linh, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam