Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Kiev is a unique conference designed to answer such questions as: what Blockchain is, why it is needed and why Ukraine stands a good chance of becoming ideological center of the global Blockchain & Bitcoin community.
Ukrainian fintech market can boast the development of blockchain technologies. A group of specialists has been formed in Kiev, and thanks to their efforts the country is among top-3 regulators of blockchain trends. Here you can find everything what is needed for gathering major players of blockchain community of CIS countries and Europe.
That’s what we are doing: on 23 September 2016 Smile-Expo has organized 3rd Annual Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Kiev and unite everyone who is interested in blockchain and cryptocurrency at the third annual platform for likeminded people.
Will be present: founders of crypto platforms and blockchain-based services, representatives of Ukrainian national and foreign banks, entrepreneurs (developers, financiers, and lawyers), investors, authors of smart devices and application solutions.
Choose the needed level – for experts, beginners and developers – and get an array of useful information just in one day.
Expert. We will discuss cases, operation of blockchain-based services, internet security, investment activities, prospects of mining, smart contracts, stock exchange instruments, as well as latest news. Separate reports will be devoted to initiatives at the domestic level: creation of blockchain-based management tools and position of national regulators of different countries.
Developer. We will have a look at blockchain services in action. We will learn how smart devices work and how code is written for them. For any technical question or practice – come here.
Rookie. For those who are always hearing about bitcoin, blockchain and smart contracts, but do not fully understand what it is. Specialists will explain the main notions step by step, and will mention what projects can be built on the basis of blockchain. Just in one day you will get all needed information about cryptocurrencies and blockchain, from different perspectives.
We welcome experts, as well as anyone who wants to know more about blockchain and bitcoin!
Software and equipment developers will present their new and reputable solutions.
Exhibition area may help visitors to determine what equipment or technology they should purchase in order to optimize their business, to engage with the current trends and increase profits.
Independent Bitcoin developer working on the Western market. An expert in e-commerce - 6 years of experience. More than 10 years of experience in programming. He has been working with Bitcoin since 2014. Currently he is engaged in development of Bitcoin projects.
Bohdan is a cryptographer and software engineer. He is interested in new technologies and decentralized protocols. During his studies at the Technical University in Kharkiv he took an internship in cryptocurrency industry. Although his background is in information security, he became involved in blockchain based technologies in 2014. Fascinated by architecture of the distributed computing, he was interested in the developing such new features and protocols.
Session 3. Govtech
Opening remarks - CryptoRus
Founder of Kuna bitcoin agency
Graduate of Bsc Economics and EMBA programs in London, New York and Hong Kong. Is a founder of the first bitcoin agency in Ukraine. First to sell bitcoins for local currency, over the counter, in the Eastern Europe. Managed first 3G operator in Ukraine from 2005 till 2009. Open source and android enthusiast. True believer in bitcoin idea. One of the founders of the Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine (BFU).
State of the Industry
Head of the Department of innovative activity at NRU HSE
Bitcoin enthusiast, co-founder of Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine, founder of Bitcoin startup COINHAND, representative of the Warsaw Stock Exchange in Ukraine.
Intends to join forces to lobby for the interests of bitcoin in Ukraine.
After studying Business Informatics in Munich and Int. Business & Enterprise in the UK, Benjamin entered normal working life. Privately, he became increasingly involved in trading cryptocurrencies and saw the potential in this technology and the possible chances attached to it. Therefore it was a logical step to switch his professional focus to be part of this change. He co-founded Draglet, a corporate in Munich that develops, tests and operates a cryptocurrency exchange software as a whitelabel solution for customers all around the world. He inherently wants to be a part of this movement that has the potential to revolutionize our current economic landscape. Now, Benjamin is an active attendant of cryptocurrency conferences, member of the German Chapter of the Bitcoin Foundation and holds lectures about Bitcoin at the Munich University of Applied Sciences.
Mining in the garage: compilation and adjustment of mining-station
Business Development Manager at Hotmine
Master-class: Developing of Ethereum based smart-contract
Engineering Project Manager at Ambisafe
How to bootstrap Golos Blockchain
Lead Developer at Cyber·Fund
How to bootstrap Golos Blockchain
Founder at cyber•Fund, Blockchain evangelist
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