Part of the Global Blockchain Summit Series


Over 60 Industry Leading Speakers

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2018 Speakers

Sebastian Vos

Sebastian Vos

Partner - Co-chair Global Public Policy & Government Affairs, and Member, Blockchain Global Business Council, Covington & Burling

Fadi	Salem

Fadi Salem

Director, Research and Advisory, Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government

Amol Bahuguna

Amol Bahuguna

Head of Payments and Cash Management, Commercial Bank of Dubai

Peter Spangenberg

Peter Spangenberg

Senior Consultant, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre

Jameel Khan

Jameel Khan

Head of Strategy – Technology, Mashreq Bank, UAE

Anshul Srivastav

Anshul Srivastav

Chief Information Officer, Union Insurance

Saurabh Verma

Saurabh Verma

Head - ICT & Digital Transformation - MENA, Frost & Sullivan

Ramadan Alblooshi

Ramadan Alblooshi

CEO, Dubai Healthcare City Authority

Roula Zahar

Roula Zahar

Director of Legal and Board Affairs, Dubai Real Estate Corporation

Ajay Rathi

Senior Director, Information Technology, Meeras

Khalid Anib

Khalid Anib

CEO, Abu Dhabi National Hotels

Imran Sarwar

Imran Sarwar

Senior Enterprise Architect, Dubai Customs

Mariana Gomez de Villa

Mariana Gomez de Villa

Global Program Manager DLT, ING

Todd O'Brien

Todd O'Brien

CEO MENA, Startupbootcamp

Kumar Prasoon

Kumar Prasoon

Group Chief Information Officer, Century Malls - Safeer Group

Marwan Alzarouni

Marwan Alzarouni

CEO, Dubai Blockchain Center

Chris Kiew-Smith

Chris Kiew-Smith

Head of Fintech Strategy, Abu Dhabi Global Market

Osama Al Rahma

CEO, Al Fardan Exchange

Amna Al Owais

Chief Executive and Registrar, DIFC Courts

Saugaat Allabadi

Software Engineer, Emirates Innovation Lab

Lorenzo Rigatti

Business Development and Sales Manager, Noku

Celine Moille

Celine Moille

Partner, Yellaw Advocats

Fahad Al Gergawi

CEO, Dubai Investment Development Agency

Muneer Zuhdi

CTO - Head of Global IoT Smart City Solutions, Nokia

Francis Maude

Former UK Minister and Partner, FMA Partners

Vivek Vaidyanathan

Director/ Head - Treasury & Trade Solutions, UAE Citibank

Arul Vigin

Senior Manager - IT, Dispute Resolution Authority

Anoop Nannra

Head of Blockchain/DLT Initiative, Cisco

Jody Cleworth

CEO, Marine Transport International

Noelle Acheson

Editorial Producer, Coindesk

Carlos Kuchkovsky

CTO New Digital Business, BBVA

David Janczewski

David Janczewski

Head of New Business & Strategic Intelligence, The Royal Mint

Vasily Alexeev

CTO, Serenity Financial

Dr Sohail Munir

Director -Smart City Enablement Services, Smart Dubai Government

Peter Busch

Senior Manager Connected Services, Bosch

Amit Patel

Director of New Ventures, Bupa

Taavi Roivas

Vice President, Parliament of Estonia, and former Prime Minister of Estonia

Mats Snall

Chief Digital Officer, Swedish National Land Survey

Julian Wilson

Head of Mobile Innovation, Barclays

Murali Rathnam

Head of Business Solutions Engineering, Western Union

Christophe Ozcan

Christophe Ozcan

Blockchain Technical Expert – France, Crypto4All

Ranjan Joshi

Blockchain Practice Lead, HCL Technologies

Jason Robert

Co-Founder, CEO, HelloSugoi

Ilia Karas

Investment Director & Portfolio product development, Pulsar Venture Capital

Sorin Moisa

MEP, European Parliament

Lee Pennington

CEO, Vyral

Andrea Siviero

Research Manager, European IoT Practice Lead, IDC

Ruomeng Wang

Senior Analyst, Fintech, Mobile Financial Services, M-commerce Platforms, IHS Markit

Vladimir Nikul

PM, Oxygen

Yasin Sebastian Qureshi

Founder & Executive Director, NAGA

Eva Kaili

Eva Kaili

Member, European Parliament

Astyanax Kanakakis

CEO and Co-Founder, norbloc

Erik Beijnoff

Business Development, Spotify

Dmitrii Zaretskii

CEO, Open Trading Network

Marc Taverner

Marc Taverner

VP Business Development, Bitfury

Joseph Wreford

Joseph Wreford

Strategy Consultant, Accenture

Stephan Karpischek

CEO, Etherisc

Igor Shoifot

Founding Partner, TMT Crypto Fund

Grete Faremo

Executive Director, UNOPS

Juerg Unger

Head Custody & Vendor Relationship Management, Swiss Re

Jim Nasr

Chief Software Architect, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

David Ferguson

Head of Digital Innovation, EDF

Subash Manuel

CEO & Co-Founder, CCRB

Jean-François Segalotto

Research Manager - Energy Insights EMEA, IDC

Willem-Jan Bruin

Director Western Europe – Enterprise-Grade Blockchain Solutions, Bitfury

Caroline Gabriel

Research Director, Rethink Research

Sergei Gritsenko

Sergei Gritsenko

COO, Rentberry

Tommy Jamet

President, Government Blockchain Association London

Alexey Voronin

Alexey Voronin

Co-Founder, ICO Lab, and Founder, Smart Valley

Kieren James-Lubin

COO, BlockApps

Sam Chadwick

Director of Strategy In Innovation and Blockchain, Financial & Risk, Thomson Reuters

Patrick Lowry

CEO, Iconiq Lab

Cyrus Fazel

Founder and CEO, Swissborg

Igor Lebedev


Kelly LeValley-Hunt

Kelly LeValley-Hunt

Vice President Sales, BlockApps

Saverio Romeo

Chief Research Officer, Beecham Research

Alex Lubinsky

Co-Founder and CEO, Rentberry

Neil Pennington

Head of Business Development, DISC Holdings

Disa Lee Choun

Director Head, Data Acquisition, UCB

Sebastian Vos

Partner - Co-chair Global Public Policy & Government Affairs, Covington & Burling, and Member, Blockchain Global Business Council

Ashley Patricks

Lead Software Engineer, Lloyds Innovation Labs

Jeremy Millar

Founding Board Member, Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

Jack Kent

Research Director - Technology, Media and Telecommunications, IHS Markit

Alexandra Alden

Strategist, Fuseproject

Marieke Flament

Marieke Flament

MD Europe, Circle

Justas Pikelis

Co-Founder/Business Lead, Monetha

Diego Dal Canto

Innovation Project Manager, Enel

Michele Nati

Lead Technologist Personal Data and Trust, Digital Catapult

Richard Crook

Richard Crook

Head of Innovation Engineering, RBS

Hadi Kabalan

Managing Director - EMEA & Americas, Otonomos

Michele Curtoni

Emerging Technology Strategy, London Stock Exchange Group

Robert Ferguson

National Sales Director, BeeLife

Jasmine Birtles

MD, MoneyMagpie

Gilad Woltsovich

CEO and Co-Founder, BACKED

Stewart Southey

Consultant Anaesthetist, NHS

Sammy Bebane

Project Manager, France Strategy

Guillaume Andre

Digital Transformation, Banque de France

Jesse Grushack

Co-Founder, Ujo Music

Maggie Slowik

Senior Research Analyst - Manufacturing Insights EMEA, IDC

Zdeněk Pekárek

Corporate Strategy, CEZ