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Being a Billionaire no longer holds only the definition: „A person possessing assets worth at least a billion dollars“.
These days it is „someone who positively affects the lives of a billion people!“ (Jason Silva)
Unchain is a 2 day conference, featuring some of the world’s leading Cryptocurrency and Blockchain experts and entrepreneurs. We will discuss:
UNCHAIN’s main goal is to connect the Bitcoin and Blockchain community with leading German companies from all industries. We believe that cryptocurrencies and Blockchain technology will affect every aspect of the economy in an unpredictable and disruptive way - so better introduce you to the new New Economy now!
UNCHAIN is more than a conference. We will create inspiring environments for the participants to get to know each other well. Hamburg is famous for its night life, so be prepared for a number of performances, parties, excursions and surprises. All this will be available for speakers, sponsors and holders of UNCHAIN Experience tickets.
Blockchain experts, investors, C-level executives, tech developers
... from 10+ countries: Founders & CEOs of leading blockchain startups
Special exhibition and networking space as well as social events
Diego Gutiérrez ZaldívarCo-Founder & CEO RSK Labs
Diego Gutiérrez Zaldívar (Buenos Aires) is the co-founder and CEO of RSK Labs, which builds smart contracts based on the Bitcoin blockchain. He is also the president of the Latin American Bitcoin Association. He will talk about how cryptocurrencies can help the poorest people in developing countries by giving them access to the global financial system.
Erik VoorheesCo-Founder & CEO ShapeShift
Erik Voorhees (Denver) is a serial entrepreneur and the co-founder and CEO of Shapeshift, an instant exchange for cryptocurrenices. He has been an evangelist for Bitcoin and Blockchain technology since its early days. Coindesk called him the "Most Influential Person in Blockchain" of 2017. Erik will talk about his experiences in the crypto world in a fireside chat with Unchain's head of program Aaron Koenig.
Sterlin LuxanCommunications Ambassador Bitcoin.com
Sterlin Luxan (Austin) is the communication ambassador at Bitcoin.com, a platform that informs and educates about Bitcoin and Blockchain technology. He considers himself a crypto-anarchist who prefers to live in a world without government. In his talk he shows how cryptocurrencies can pave the way to a free society based on voluntary exchange rather than on coercion and force.
Susanne Tarkowski TempelhofCo-Founder & CEO Bitnation
Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof (Amsterdam) is the co-founder and Chief Unicorn of Bitnation, which offers services based on Blockchain technology that were formerly provided by governments. She will talk about how the Blockchain will change the way we live together in the future.
Rosine KadamaniCo-Founder Blockchain Academy
Rosine Kadamani (São Paulo) is the co-founder and CEO of Blockchain Academy Brazil. Having worked as a lawyer in Brazil's biggest law firm Pinheiro Neto she is now working full time on educating companies and individuals about Blockchain technology. She will talk about how cryptocurrencies and Blockchain technology are changing the Brazilian economy.
Rodolfo AndragnesCo-Founder Bitcoin Argentina
Rodolfo Andragnes (Buenos Aires) is the executive director of Bitcoin Argentina and the Espacio Bitcoin Buenos Aires. He is also the main organiser of the Latin American Bitcoin Conference. In his talk he will explain why cryptocurrencies are especially strong in Argentina with its history of inflation and frozen bank accounts.
Denitza TyufekchievaCo-Founder and VP of Business Development Propy
Denitza Tyufekchieva (Sofia) is the co-founder and VP of Business Development of Propy. She is an expert in token sales, ICO legislation and token economy for physical assets. She will talk about Real Life applications on the Blockchain, one of which is her real estate company Propy.
Randy HilarskiCo-Founder CryptoSwag.io
Randy Hilarski (Panama) is a Co-Founder of Token Magic and CryptoSwag.io. He is a serial entrepreneur and blogger. He expatriated to Panama in 2011 where he launched his first social media company. He will talk about personal branding and how to live your life via Crypto.
Rahim TaghizadeganEconomist and Director Scholarium
Rahim Taghizadegan (Vienna) is the last Austrian economist in Austria, an entrepreneur and director of the academic research institute Scholarium (scholarium.at) in Vienna, lecturer at several universities and faculty member at the International Academy of Philosophy in Liechtenstein. He is one of the earliest crypto-adopters among economists and is an expert on monetary theory and history.
Eric BenzCo-Founder & CEO Cryptopay
Eric Benz (London) is a serial entrepreneur, early days crypto evangelist and the co-founder and CEO of Cryptopay, a payment provider for cryptocurrencies. He will talk about how to bridge the worlds of cryptocurrency and traditional money.
Maria JonesHead of Marketing Cointelegraph
Maria Jones (Munich) is the head of marketing of Cointelegraph, one of the most important media outlets of the crypto world. She will speak about the human side of the crypto industry, about crypto meetups, activities and events all around the world.
Titus GebelCo-Founder & CEO Free Private Cities
Titus Gebel (Monaco) is a serial entrepreneur and the co-founder and CEO of Free Private Cities, a company that will offer privately managed cities as a business. He will talk about this new form of urban development and about the role that Blockchain technology can play in making it work.
Meinhard BennCo-Founder & CEO SatoshiPay
Meinhard Benn (Berlin) is a software developer the co-founder and CEO of SatoshiPay, a platform that enables Blockchain based micro- and nanopayments for media companies. He discusses the pros and cons of the models 'Proof of Work' and 'Proof of Stake' which are widely used in cryptocurrencies.
Edan YagoCo-Founder & CEO Epiphyte Corporation
Edan Yago (London) is the CEO and Founder of Epiphyte Corporation. Epiphyte is the leader in providing blockchain-powered FX settlement financial institutions - helping these companies transfer their customer's funds faster, cheaper and more reliably. Edan Yago is a 6-year veteran of the blockchain world. He advises several ICOs and investment funds.
Mark SmargonCo-Founder & CEO Colu
Mark Smargon (Tel Aviv) is the co-founder and CEO of Colu, a company that is offering technological solutions for local cryptocurrencies. In his talk we will present his experiences with local cryptocoins in Tel Aviv, Liverpool and London and give an outlook into the future.
Theo GoodmanCo-Founder Rarepepe Foundation
Theo Goodman (Frankfurt) is co founder of the Rarepepe Foundation and MEME Consultant at proofofwork.media.
Ira MillerCo-Founder & CEO Guld
Ira Miller (Panamá) is a software developer and the co-founder and CEO of Guld, a company that offers decentralised encrypted storage space and other features that enhance privacy. Together with Erik Voorhees he co-founded the Bitcoin service provider Coinapult. Ira will talk about his plans to decentralise the Internet.
Jörg v. MinckwitzCo-Founder & CEO Bitwala
Jörg von Minckwitz (Berlin) is the CEO and co-founder of Bitwala, a German FinTech building a blockchain banking solution. Jörg brings more than 6 year of experience in Blockchain and Cryptocurrency sectors. Prior to Bitwala, he founded Europe’s first Crypto Consulting, Crypto Incubator and first Crypto E-commerce shop. He was previously a speaker at Money 20/20, Paris Fintech Forum and Distribute Blockchain Conference.
Liliana PertenavaDirector Cryptorush Movie
Liliana Pertenava (Moscow) is the director and producer of the documentary film 'CryptoRush'. She will give a sneak preview of some of its scenes and talks about the background and production process of the movie.
Michael MerzCo-Founder & CEO Ponton GmbH
Michael Merz (Hamburg) is a software developer and the co-founder and CEO of Ponton Labs, which has been developing software for the energy industry for many years. Michael has been active in cryptospace since 2012 and will present their project EnerChain, a peer-to-peer energy trading platform based on Blockchain technology.
Alex PuigCo-Founder & CEO Caelum Labs
Alex Puig (Barcelona) is a consultant and Blockchain expert. He has organised Blockchain week Barcelona and consults the Spanish government in Blockchain projects. He will talk about how Blockchain technology will change the way governments work.
Christin ToppOrbit Project
Christin Topp (Hamburg) is a serial entrepreneur and the co-founder and CVO of Appics, a company that creates a Blockchain based social media platform. She will talk about how Blockchain technology will revolutionise social media.
Jeff GallasConsultant, investor and entrepreneur
Jeff Gallas (Berlin) is a Blockchain consultant, investor and entrepreneur. He is the founding director of the German Bitcoin Foundation (Bundesverband Bitcoin) and also a consultant for the award-winning FinTech startup Bitwala. Currently, Jeff is running Fulmo, an enterprise which is dedicated to Research and Development of the Lightning Network. This will be the topic of his talk also.
Stefan KrautwaldCo-Founder Fluz Fluz
Stefan Krautwald (Medellín) is Co-Founder of Fluz Fluz, the global cash back network. He is currently working on Fluzcoin, a next generation virtual retail currency. Among others formerly Stefan was CEO for Latin America at Cdiscount, part of Cnova Group and sixth largest e-commerce company in the world. Stefan will talk about how the use of crypto currencies will affect retail.
Daria AriefevaCo-Founder & CEO Cryptofriends
Daria Ariefeva (Moscow) is the co-founder and CEO of cryptofriends, a community platform and series of events for the crypto industry. She will give an overview of the blossoming world of media and events dedicated to all things crypto.
Richard CaetanoCo-Founder & CEO Stratumn
Richard Caetano (Paris) is the co-founder and CEO of Stratumn, which develops software tools that secure workflows using proof systems, cryptography and blockchains. He will talk about the Proof-of-Process protocol and how it makes it easier for companies to work together.
Tim RehderPrincipal Earlybird Venture Capital
Tim Rehder (Berlin) joined Earlybird in 2018 and is currently a Principal at the Berlin office. Tim is an early Bitcoin adopter and strong Blockchain advocate. He founded Cubits, a European based Bitcoin marketplace, and lead the company (50+ employees) as a CEO for around 3 years. Tim holds an MSc in Finance from the University of St Andrews, where he specialized his studies in Financial Econometrics.
Melissa QuinnCorporate Development RightMesh
Melissa’s passion to empower people to be their best selves is why she has immersed herself in the blockchain, cryptocurrency, and mesh technology world. Heading up Corporate Development for RightMesh, Melissa works with other game changers who are aligned with the vision of a more connected globe. She has strong desire to share the power of blockchain technologies as a force for equality, transparency, and decentralization.
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