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Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel

123 Queen Street West

Toronto, ON M5H 2M9


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Interested in Bitcoin, Cryptoassets and Blockchain Economics?

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn from the top global thinkers in the blockchain ecosystem!

Keynote Speaker: Don Tapscott, followed by a series of talks by industry thought leaders such as:

Blockchain Speakers & Panelists:

  • Don Tapscott: Co-founder and Executive Chairman of the Blockchain Research Institute. Don is one of the world’s leading authorities on the impact of technology on business and society. He is the author of 16 books, including the bestseller Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin is Changing Money, Business, and the World.

  • Chris Burniske: Author of “Cryptoassets”. Formerly led @ARKInvest’s cryptoasset efforts.

  • Paige Peterson: User Education & Communications at Zcash Company, Paige is an advocate for open standards, user privacy and decentralized technologies.

  • Adam Back: Architect - Bitcoin, Cryptography, Security, Cloud, Internet, Open Source Blockstream. cryptography consultant - previously vmware/emc, picorp, microsoft passport, zero knowledge systems. Specialties: cryptography protocols, bitcoin, electronic cash, privacy enhanced technology, distributed file systems, anonymity, distributed publishing systems, p2p systems; protocol design, review, implementation, CC/FIPS certification, security architecture.

  • Max Keiser: is the co-presenter and producer of Keiser Report, the first international financial news program to cover bitcoin when the cryptocurrency was still under $3. His background is in banking, options trading and financial technology innovation. Keiser was an early investor in both bitcoin and in many bitcoin related startups, including Kraken, Bitpay, Shapeshift, Unocoin, Bitpesa, Bitso, Bitfinex, Factom, Storj and Uphold.

  • Stacy Herbert: is the co-presenter of Keiser Report. Her background is in film and television development and production and in international feature film sales. Herbert is the CEO of Heisenberg Capital founded by Max Keiser. The company is an early investor in many bitcoin related startups. Herbert is currently co-organizing a bitcoin conference for the autumn of 2018 and, along with Max Keiser, she is co-hosting a new weekly cryptocurrency show online called To the Moon with Max and Stacy.

  • Alena Vranova: Cofounder of Satoshi Labs / Trezor Hardware Wallet.

  • Simon Dixon: CEO & co-founder of, the online investment platform for investing in the future of finance. An active FinTech angel investor & author of the book 'Bank to the Future'.

  • Andrei Poliakov: President and Co-Founder at Coinberry + 10 years of operations and strategy development experience in various corporate settings with leading global multinationals

  • Oliver Gale: Executive Director at Bitt. Bitt is a Financial Technology company that utilises distributed ledger technology to improve speed, efficiency and significantly reduce the costs of the payment system.

  • Hartej Sawhney: Co-Founder at, a global leader in blockchain security.

  • Mike Gord: Founder & CEO at MLG Blockchain Consulting I am an entrepreneur and full stack software developer focused on building next generation decentralized applications using blockchains and smart contract technology.

  • Connie Gallippi: Founder and Executive Director of BitGive, the first government recognized 501(c)(3) Bitcoin nonprofit, bridging the gap between an innovative technology and its practical applications for nonprofits and humanitarian work in the developing world.

  • Dilip Ratha: Head, KNOMAD, World Bank - working on market-based financing solutions for poor households, small businesses, and poor countries. Currently I'm developing a low-cost remittance platform originally proposed in my TED Talk.

  • Xavier Humblet (Majestic, Futures BTC PE)

  • Alan Safahi (ZED, Remittance)

  • Alan Wunsche (Token Funder)

  • Scott & Kasin (ePIC & DI, Mining)

  • Aaron Grinhaus (Grinhaus Law)

  • Connie Gallippi (BitGive, Charity)

  • Iliana Oris Valiente (Accenture, Consulting)

  • Richard Kiss (pycoin, Technical)*

  • Ruben Sahakyan (GMP, Investment Banking)

  • Albert Luk (Haxa, Investment)

  • Matt McGuire (AML Shop, Consulting)

  • Francis Pouliot (Catalaxy, Consulting)

  • Maxwell Sanchez (Veriblock, Securing Blockchains using Bitcoin)

  • Ross Mckee (Blakes, Law)

  • Gary Clement (ACFCS)

  • Tatiana Moroz (Live Music)

  • Andrei Poliakov | Mikhail (Coinberry)

  • Raghav Chawla (Fidelity Labs, Diversified Financial Services)

  • Eric Lifson (Skrumble Network, Communication-Centric Blockchain)

  • Xavier (Majestic, Futures BTC PE)

  • Kesem Frank (Aion)

  • Tone Vays (Trader)

  • Peter Conroy (Shorcan DCN)

‘Blockchain Economic Event’ will be comprised of a two part event...

Event Agenda:

  1. Training Sessions – Morning & Afternoon (9am – 5pm): an all day multi-track series comprised of technical, legal, education and business workshops

  2. Panel Discussions – Evening (6pm – 9pm): an evening series of engaging panel discussions and fireside chats among industry thought leaders.

Full day ticket price includes food, beverages and 2 books: Blockchain Revolution and CryptoAssets.

To buy tickets with bitcoin or ethereum, please send an email to:

- Team Fintech Canada

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Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel

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Toronto, ON M5H 2M9


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