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Women on the Block
would like to thank you for attending the
Women on the Block Asia 2018 Blockchain Conference in Singapore!
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Speakers and topics are subject to change
8:30 AM Registration & Networking Breakfast
9:00 AM Opening Keynote: Lesly Goh, CTO World Bank
Lesly Goh, CTO, World Bank Group
9:15 AM Welcome Remarks
Cindy Chin, Co-Founder, Women on the Block
9:30 AM Introductions
Serena Tan, Emcee
10:00 AM Panel: Why Blockchain? Use Cases & Studies
Moderated by Jamie Moy, Co-Founder, Women on the Block
Elizabeth Chee, HiT Foundation, Luna Javier, Altitude Games, Poesy Liang, Artist
10:45 AM Coffee Break
11:00 AM Panel: Investing in Blockchain Startups & The Case for Female Founders
Moderated by Cindy Chin, Co-Founder, Women on the Block
Rae Deng, DU Capital, Shirley Hsu, UCF Capital, Ling Zhang, Binance Labs
11:40 AM PITCH It!
Emceed by Tereza Nemessanyi, Microsoft
Rae Deng, DU Capital, Shirley Hsu, UCF Capital, Jasmine Ng, NEM Foundation, Ling Zhang, Binance Labs, Bei Zhou, Gatecoin
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Keynote: Lin Hsin Hsin, Digital Assets on Blockchain: Authenticate or Fabricate?
Lin Hsin Hsin, CTO SpaceGraph™.app
1:30 PM NEM Foundation
Jasmine Ng, Director of Investments & Special Projects, NEM Foundation
1:45 PM Panel: Launching a Blockchain Startup
Moderated by Tereza Nemessanyi, Microsoft
Jiawen Ngeow, MEGAX, Sandra Yap, ZCoin, Hope Liu, Eximchain
2:25 PM Coffee Break
2:45 PM Women on the Block
Alexandra Levin Kramer, Co-Founder, Women on the Block
2:55 PM Panel: Word of Law - Blockchain Law & Regulations
Moderated by Alexandra Levin Kramer, Co-Founder, Women on the Block
Shen-Nen Lim, Consilium Law Corporation, Grace Chong, Herbert Smith Freehills, Bianca Gomez, LabCFTC
3:30 PM Panel: No Signatures Required! Blockchain Technology and Smart Contracts
Moderated by Tereza Nemessanyi, Microsoft
Katrina Cokeng, Xen, Tong Tong Gong, Amberdata, Karen Teoh, Kommerce
4:10 PM Closing Remarks
Jamie Moy, Co-Founder, Women on the Block
"By far the most inspiring blockchain event I've been to this year."
"You did such a great job with the program"
"I do believe that women can lead in this field in the best possible way."
"It was an honor to be able to attend this event"
"I have never seen before anything like this, the most intelligent women together...thank you!"
"What an amazing day with amazing women."
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