2019 Agenda

Take a look at some of the previous speakers who joined Deconomy 2018 Conference on stage.


April 4, 2019

08:00 – 09:00


09:25 – 09:30


By Ash Han Organizer at Deconomy

09:30 – 10:00

Thoughts on the Future of Programmable Money

By Andreas M. Antonopoulos Author. Coder. Entrepreneur

10:00 – 10:40

Panel : Fundamental Value of Cryptocurrency and its Sustainability

By Nouriel Roubini Economist , Vitalik Buterin Founder at Ethereum

10:40 – 11:10

Centralized vs Decentralized

By Changpeng Zhao CEO at Binance

11:10 – 11:50

Panel : Blockchain Industry and Political Landscape

By Byoung-gug Choung Chairman at the Special Committee on the 4th Industrial Revolution of the National Assembly, Byung-doo Min Chairman of Korea's National Policy Committee, Hee-ryong Won Governor of Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, Hee Kyoung Song Co-chair at Industry 4.0 Forum of National Assembly, Ash Han Organizer at Deconomy

11:50 – 13:00

Lunch Break

13:00 – 13:35

Panel : Global Cryptocurrency Regulatory Landscape

By Ulisse Dellorto Global Business Lead at Chainanalysis, Samuel Yim Attorney at Kim&Chang, Urszula McCormack Partner at King & Wood Mallesons, Benedicte Nolens Head of Regulatory Affairs at Circle

13:35 – 14:05

Crypto and Use Value : The Indissoluble Link

By Jeffrey Tucker Economics Writer of the Austrian School

14:05 – 14:35

The State of the Blockchain Ecosystem

By Joseph Lubin CEO at Consensys

14:35 – 15:15

Startup Product Showcase

By Jinwook Shin CEO at Bitsonic, Kris Marszalek CEO at Crypto.com, Arthur Azizov CEO at B2broker, Uriel Peled Co-founder at Orbs

15:15 – 15:35


15:35 – 16:05

The Fallacy of Tokens or How I Became the Richest Person In the World

By Colin Platt Director at Platt Advisors

16:05 – 16:40

Where is Blockchain Industry Heading?

By Greg Wolfson Director, Strategic Partnerships at Sharespost, Nao Kitazawa CEO at Coinbase Japan, Colin Platt Director at Platt Advisors, Tim Swanson CEO at Post Oak Labs

16:40 – 17:15

Panel : Silicon Valley VC's Crypto Investment Strategies

By Alex Pack Founding Partner at Dragonfly Capital, Bryan Chang Principle at Collaborative Fund, Alex Shin Partner at Hashed, Michael Arrington Partner at Arrington XRP Capital

17:15 – 17:50

Panel : Insitutionalized Cryptocurrencies and Wholesale Market

By Josh Ho Managing Partner at QCP Capital, SJ Oh Trader, VP at OSL, Joonkee Hong Head of Asia at Cumberland, Zane Tackett Head of OTC Sales at B2C2

17:50 – 18:25

Panel : Survival of Crypto Funds and the Market Prediction

By Youree Lee CEO at W Foundation, Jason Fang Managing Partner at Sora Ventures, Remington Ong Founding Partner at Fenbushi Capital, Jehan Chu Managing Partner at Kenetic Capital


April 5, 2019

08:00 – 09:00

Morning Networking

09:25 – 09:30


By Jeff Paik Organizer at Deconomy

09:30 – 10:00

Stories from the Crypto Revolution

By Phil Zimmermann Creator of PGP (Pretty Good Privacy)

10:00 – 10:35

Panel : Bitcoin Scaling and Economics

By Peter Ng Founder at JD Mining, David Lancashire Founder at Saito Tech, Jerry Chan General Manager Crypto Solutions at SBI Holdings, Jack Liu Founder at RelayX

10:35 – 11:15

Panel : The Impact of CBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency) and Its Current State

By Stanley Yong CTO at IBM Blockchain, Francisco Rivadeneyra Senior Research Advisor at Bank of Canada, Antony Lewis Research Director at R3, Gina Pieters Lecturer at University of Chicago

11:15 – 11:45

The Infrastructure for Blockchain 3.0

By Emin Gun Sirer Professor at Cornell University

11:45 – 13:00

Lunch Break

13:35 – 14:05

Enterprise Blockchain and the Future of Interoperability: A Corda State of the Nation

By Richard Gendal Brown CTO at R3

14:05 – 14:40

Panel : The Current State of Enterprise Blockchain and Its Future

By Maya Zehavi CEO at Ontici, George Ornbo CTO at Clearmatics, Richard Gendal Brown CTO at R3

14:40 – 15:15

Panel : Key Management/Recovery and Hardware Technologies

By Benjamin Soong Managing Director at Ledger, Peter DeMeo Head of Digital Asset Secure Platform at IBM Systems, Phil Chen Decentralized Chief Officer at HTC

15:15 – 16:05

Startup Product Showcase

By Phil Zamani CEO at Aergo, Olga Feldmeier CEO at Smart Valor, John Kirch Chief Evangelist at Sentinel Protocol, Steve Tay Foundation Director at Bezant, Bina Cho Director of Marketing Strategy at Fleta

16:10 – 16:25


16:25 – 16:55

Overview of Ethereum 2.0

By Vitalik Buterin Founder at Ethereum

16:55 – 17:25

Recent Advances in Privacy

By Zooko Wilcox-O’Hearn CEO at zCash

17:25 – 18:05

Panel : Let's Talk Privacy

By Vitalik Buterin Founder at Ethereum, Zooko Wilcox-O’Hearn CEO at zCash, Phil Zimmermann Creator of PGP (Pretty Good Privacy)