SUMMIT SCHEDULE

WHAT IS WORLD BLOCKCHAIN SUMMIT?

World Blockchain Summit is a global series of elite gatherings that take place in 19+ destinations across the world.

It is a thought-leadership-driven initiative that brings together the most important stakeholders from the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency ecosystem such as investors, blockchain and crypto projects, exchanges, enterprises, government representatives, technology leaders - to discuss and deliberate the future of the industry and the revolutionary ways it can transform businesses and government functions.

The summit also features inspirational keynotes, pitch competitions, panel discussions, investor meet-ups, project showcases, industry use-cases and a host of formal and informal networking opportunities.

Why Singapore?

Singapore with its free market economy, stable socio-political environment, attractive tax framework is also one of the fastest growing in Asia. This coupled with ease of doing business, makes it a great place for Blockchain or Crypto offerings.

Blockchain technology, the foundation for most cryptocurrencies is now being implemented in every industry. Companies ranging from public records to real estate, airline and Cloud storage are adopting Blockchain to bring transparency and security to the ecosystem.

A group of Singaporean government agencies called the Singapore Blockchain Innovation Programme (SBIP) is launching a new research program for blockchain technology with SG$12 million (about US$8.9 million) in funding. Called the Singapore Blockchain Innovation Programme (SBIP). The project is between Enterprise Singapore, Infocomm Media Development Authority and the National Research Foundation Singapore. It has support from the Monetary Authority of Singapore, the country’s central bank and financial regulator.

Join us as we leapfrog to make Singapore a Blockchain haven.

The safety of our AI community is a top priority

In light of the health safety recommendations by governments across the world, World AI Show - KL will be hosted for CIOs, Heads of AI and global experts as a virtual online event, in lieu of an in-person event. We look forward to bringing together our ecosystem of tech leaders in this new virtual format to learn, connect and collaborate together. Stay tuned for more details to come.

Meet crypto investors from across the global, who are gathering at World Blockchain Summit - Dubai. Meet crypto investors from across the global, who are gathering at World Blockchain Summit - Dubai.
Investor
Connect

Meet with Institutional Investors, Family Offices, Hedge Funds, Asset Allocators and Angel Investors who are on the lookout for the most promising entrepreneurial projects in the Crypto and Blockchain space.

Listen to crypto investors, HNIs and influencers, who are thought leaders in the Crypto world, at WBS Dubai Listen to crypto investors, HNIs and influencers, who are thought leaders in the Crypto world, at WBS Dubai
BlocKonnect

Meet the world-renowned industry experts, who are handpicked based on their contribution to the field of distributed ledger technology.

Gain insights from these IT Leaders, Tech Entrepreneurs and Blockchain Developers who are thought leaders in the Crypto world.

Listen to experts discussing the latest trends in Blockchain and Crypto at WBS Dubai. Listen to experts discussing the latest trends in Blockchain and Crypto at WBS Dubai.
Enlightening
Sessions

Listen to enlightening sessions from some of the greatest minds in the Blockchain and Crypto space as the answer some of today's most pressing questions in the current industry.

They will be join you through thought provoking panel discussion, keynotes, use-cases and more.

Explore the latest projects and use cases in the crypto and blockchain world at World Blockchain Summit Dubai. Explore the latest projects and use cases in the crypto and blockchain world at World Blockchain Summit Dubai.
Product
Showcase

The show features presentations, use-case-studies and educational sessions by global technology providers who are showcasing their latest innovations designed with the primary focus on enabling businesses and organizations to adopt Blockchain and Crypto solutions.

pitch competition

CONTEST TO WIN

US$ 1,000,000

Get a chance to win the regional cup of the startup worldcup and fly to San Francisco to compete with 30 other contestants to win US$1 million.

Startup World Cup has set a precedent for attracting the world’s brightest minds across the globe and look forward to having you participate in solving the planet’s biggest challenges through ground-breaking solutions that move ecosystems forward.

chief guest

H. E. Dr. Jerry Sambuaga

Vice Minister of Trade,

Republic of Indonesia UP

SPEAKERS

Illia has more than 10 years of industry experience, including 3 years at Google where he was a major TensorFlow contributor and managed the team building question-answering capabilities for the core Google search, as well as an author of several notable research papers.

Illia Polosukhin

Co-Founder,

NEAR Protocol

Jan has published over 130 widely cited papers and was granted about 140 patents worldwide. He has received a number of awards for his work, including the 2010 ACM SIGSAC outstanding innovation award, the 2013 IEEE computer society technical achievement award, and the 2018 IFIP Kristian Beckman award.

Jan Camenisch

CTO,

DFINITY Foundation

Mance has more than 20 years of strategic leadership experience in multi-national corporations, government agencies, and high-tech startups. His prior experience includes serving as the Head of Architecture and Labs at Ping Identity, Founder and CEO of two tech startups, among others.

Mance Harmon

Co-CEO - Swirlds Labs, Co-Founder - Hedera,

USA

Hassan is an experienced operator and investor in web3 and fintech. Prior to Coinbase, Hassan served a dual role at GoTo Group as Chief Executive Officer of Coins.ph, the leading crypto brokerage in the Philippines, and Head of Strategy for Gopay in Indonesia.

Hassan Ahmed

Regional Director of Southeast Asia,

Coinbase

Singapore

Prior to her current roles, Lisa was Head of International Growth at Coins.ph, Global Director of Financial Services for the Grameen Foundation, based out of Uganda and then the Philippines and was also a member of the boards of Musoni and Juhudi Kilimo in Kenya.

Lisa Kienzle

Senior Director of Strategic Projects,

Ripple

With over 15 years of professional experience in multi-national organisations, Bidyut has taken on senior-management positions in media, entertainment, telecommunications, automotive, utility and aviation across markets such as Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, China, Taiwan, India, Thailand and Vietnam.

Bidyut Dumra

Executive Director, Head of Innovation & Ecosystems,

DBS

Singapore

Arjun is a Business person by training, but an engineer at heart. He enjoys problem solving and working with cutting edge technology and his current objective is to help blockchain developers build for scalability and great user experience with the help of Polygon's Layer-2 scaling solution.

Arjun Kalsy

VP - Growth,

Polygon

India

Daniel Oon is Head of DeFi at Algorand Foundation. Before Algorand, Daniel was project manager at TZ APAC managing Tezos' portfolio of grants in Asia Pacific across all verticals. Prior to Tezos, Daniel also spent some time at Deloitte Consulting.

Daniel Oon

Head of DeFi,

Algorand Foundation

Singapore

discussion topics

Ecosystem roadmap to mass adoption

Central bank digital currencies: Motivations, technology and implications of CBDCs

NFT market overview: Trends & opportunities

Mass DeFi: Changing the face of decentralized finance

The role of stablecoins: Bridging fiat and crypto

Web 3.0

Navigating Crypto as a venture fund

Implementation of Blockchain in business

WHY ATTEND?

WHY SHOULD

GOVERNMENTS

ATTEND?

Draft new regulations, meet potential partners, network with global blockchain experts

  • Learn from industry experts and thought leaders to help draft new regulations and policies
  • Explore latest blockchain innovations from established tech leaders and emerging startups
  • Understand how to automate and cut costs of several state-provided services
  • Explore collaboration opportunities with top global technology enterprises
  • Network with elite blockchain experts, business owners, investors and startups
  • Identify and incentivize local startups/ICOs with a potential to develop innovative solutions and services

WHY SHOULD

ENTERPRISES

ATTEND?

Explore innovative blockchain products, network with regional governments and potential partners

  • Explore latest blockchain innovations from established tech leaders and emerging startups
  • Learn from the world’s top-most blockchain gurus, successful use-cases, implementation, roadblocks and much more
  • Find relevant startups/ICOs for collaboration to develop products and services of mutual interest
  • Network with regional government authorities and potential partners

WHY SHOULD

STARTUPS/ICOs

ATTEND?

Showcase innovations, get brand exposure and network with investors to help raise funds

  • Showcase your innovations in front of early adopters, governments and enterprises who are eager to explore blockchain solutions in their businesses
  • Raise funds by meeting with potential investors interested in your type of product and solutions
  • Present your ideas and innovations in front of curated audience consisting of investors, senior government authorities and global technology enterprises
  • Get maximum brand exposure through regional and international media, tech-bloggers and journalists
  • Learn and network with international blockchain experts and regional policy makers

WHY SHOULD

INVESTORS

ATTEND?

Meet curated startups/ICOs, network with elites from enterprises, governments and global blockchain experts

  • Meet curated startups that have potential value in a growth oriented markets and practical solutions to real problems
  • Get privileged access to startup pitch decks that are curated and approved by our advisory board comprising of investors, thought leaders and senior technology fellows
  • Access to dedicated networking lounge specially reserved for speakers, investors and VIPs attending the show
  • Receive startup pitch decks much prior to the event, so you can come prepared with your customized questions to them

advisory board members

Our advisory board consists of top technology experts and some of the brightest minds globally who play a critical role in the development of agendas, effective conference sessions design and cutting-edge content creation.

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