Agenda | BCI Summit

Monday (6/11)

09:00 am

VIP Breakfast


10:00 am

State of Bitcoin and Crypto Markets


10:40 am

Digital Asset Diversification Strategies

11:20 am

Future of Digital Assets Trading Technologies

12:00 pm

Institutional Blockchain Adoption With DASH and Other Platforms

12:40 pm

Adding Digital Asset Exposure to IRAs and Other Portfolios

01:20 pm

Lunch Break and Networking

02:00 pm

State of the US and Global Regulations

02:40 pm

Arbitrage Opportunities in Cryptocurrencies and Other Digital Assets

03:20 pm

Why Cryptocurrencies Must Evolve To Reach The Masses

03:40 pm

Building Crypto Portfolios With Highest Alpha

04:20 pm

Critical Problems to be Solved in Blockchain Technologies

05:00 pm

Networking

07:00 pm

VIP Dinner Reception

Tuesday (6/12)

09:00 am

VIP Breakfast

10:00 am

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Other Altcoin Valuation Techniques

10:40 am

Tokenization of Commodities

11:20 am

Which Cryptocurrencies Will Emerge as the Fintech Leaders of the Future?

11:40 pm

Which Regulatory Changes Will Finally Lead to Institutional Investment Inflows?

12:20 pm

Why and When Family Offices, Venture and Private Equity Move En Masse Into Crypto

12:40 pm

Communication Challenges with New Technologies

01:00 pm

Lunch Break and Networking

01:40 pm

How VCs Evaluate Blockchain Startups, ICOs and the Value of Their Tokens Years Later

02:20 pm

Anticipated Regulations and the Future of Cryptocurrency

03:00 pm

Hacked Exchanges, Accidental Freezes, Scams and How to Avoid Them

03:40 pm

Future Adoption of Cryptocurrencies

04:20 pm

Top Networks Compared; Strengths, Weaknesses and Opportunities

05:00 pm

Networking

Monday (6/11)

09:00 am

VIP Breakfast

VIP

VIP Guests will have access to a panel of key speakers in a roundtable discussion as well as a complimentary breakfast with hot food, juices, and coffee.

10:00 am

State of Bitcoin and Crypto Markets

All

As the global market continues to shift, more financial institutions and portfolios are gaining exposure while central governing agencies take a broader stance. This discussion will detail the most recent and pressing issues that are bound to change the marketplace.

10:40 am

Digital Asset Diversification Strategies

All

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Futures, ETFs or ICOs, how much exposure should your portfolio have to each of these? Panelists will break down the analysis of upside, risk and opportunity that comes with diversifying your portfolio.

11:20 am

Future of Digital Assets Trading Technologies

All

As blockchain is starting to rapidly disrupt Fintech, especially as it relates to payments technology - a lot of investment opportunities are emerging on the horizon. Panelists will discuss some of the recent advances, challenges and anticipated adoption of such technologies as well as the investment opportunities they present.

12:00 pm

Institutional Blockchain Adoption With DASH and Other Platforms

All

Listen while founding and executive team members discuss the progression of blockchain emergence and growth in the institutional environment. This discussion will also include the importance of expansive partnerships with the world's leading corporations and more.

12:40 pm

Adding Digital Asset Exposure to IRAs and Other Portfolios

All

Industry experts discuss the various tools available, and the advantages and disadvantages for gaining crypto and blockchain exposure through an IRA and various other account types.

01:20 pm

Lunch Break and Networking

All

Enjoy your lunch while networking with renown crypto experts and investors in the networking room, or listen to some of the most innovative and disruptive blockchain companies pitch for funding on the stage.

02:00 pm

State of the US and Global Regulations

All

World-renown legal counsels and regulators will discuss anticipated regulatory actions and how they will impact the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry.

02:40 pm

Arbitrage Opportunities in Cryptocurrencies and Other Digital Assets

All

Worried about the volatility of cryptocurrency? Leading researchers and traders will dive into proven arbitrage opportunities in crypto volatility. These leading researchers will discuss quantitative models and results in dealing with volatility.

03:20 pm

Why Cryptocurrencies Must Evolve to Reach the Masses

All

Prominent industry researchers will discuss the growth of blockchain technologies on a global scale and what it means for blockchain technologies in the coming years.

03:40 pm

Building Crypto Portfolios With Highest Alpha

All

Maximize your portfolio performance by listening to top crypto hedge fund managers, who will discuss their strategies and experience for success. Some of the topics will include strategies that minimize risk and aid in obtaining the greatest alpha.

04:20 pm

Critical Problems to be Solved in Blockchain Technologies

All

Blockchain has the potential for tremendous growth opportunities, but still has numerous obstacles that must be resolved prior to mass market production. Enterprise leaders will discuss the challenges that they continue to face with deploying any blockchain systems.

05:00 pm

Networking

ALL

Make connections with hundreds of fellow blockchain and cryptocurrency investors and experts. Expand both your knowledge and business circle with this exclusive networking event and gain the opportunity to talk with hundreds of cryptocurrency enthusiasts, and gain insights into markets and future expectations.

07:00 pm

VIP Dinner Reception

VIP

After the days discussions conclude, join us for a welcoming reception and chance to network with our VIP ticket holders, key speakers, and select panelists.

Tuesday (6/12)

09:00 am

VIP Breakfast

VIP

VIP Guests will have access to a panel of key speakers in a roundtable discussion as well as a complimentary breakfast with hot food, juices, and coffee..

10:00 am

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Other Altcoin Valuation Techniques

All

Researchers and crypto hedge fund executives discuss various models and techniques to evaluate different altcoins and improve portfolio performance strategies.

10:40 am

Tokenization of Commodities

All

As innovative technologies emerge, industry experts discuss how new utilization methods disrupt a variety of sectors such as precious metals, energy, healthcare, and more.

11:20 am

Which Cryptocurrencies Will Emerge as the Fintech Leaders of the Future?

All

As blockchain and cryptocurrency start to emerge from their infancy, and the post ICO energy begins to calm down, we investigate which cryptocurrencies will emerge as the fintech leaders of the future. In an industry moving at rapid pace, and packed full of promise for better tomorrow, Richard Ells, CEO of Electroneum interrogates the category, pinpointing the issues which are currently holding us back and identifies those technologies which will succeed, because they fill an industry gap.

11:40 pm

Which Regulatory Changes Will Finally Lead to Institutional Investment Inflows?

All

A majority of large institutional investors have stayed on the sidelines, awaiting regulatory uncertainty to clear. Institutional portfolio managers and researchers discuss the key variables that will lead to institutional participation and what to expect when it does.

12:20 pm

Why and When Family Offices, Venture and Private Equity Move En Masse Into Crypto

All

As Cryptocurrency values trend upwards, many people are looking to own cryptocurrencies in IRA or 401(k) accounts. Learn about the tools and strategies for adopting crypto and blockchain into various tax-advantaged retirement funds.

12:40 pm

Communication Challenges with New Technologies

All

With new technologies come new challenges. How should we communicate our messages to our customers, partners, and other stakeholders in the world of Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat? Listen to the best communicators in the industry share their strategies and tactics.

01:00 pm

Lunch Break and Networking

All

Enjoy your lunch while networking with renown crypto experts and investors in the networking room, and listen to some of the most innovative and disruptive blockchain companies pitch for funding on the stage.

01:40 pm

How VCs Evaluate Blockchain Startups, ICOs and the Value of Their Tokens Years Later

All

The growth of ICO funded startups has grown at an exorbitant rate (nearly $4 billion in 2017, close to $5 billion in Q1 of 2018). Distinguishing high-potential opportunities from risky ones is quite challenging with little regulatory oversight. Executives from renowned blockchain VCs and accelerators discuss the steps to evaluate new blockchain startup opportunities and their chances for success.

02:20 pm

Anticipated Regulations and the Future of Cryptocurrency

All

With rapid blockchain adoption comes the potential for regulation. This brings both positive and negative opportunities for change in the crypto and blockchain market. Speakers will discuss their future expectations.

03:00 pm

Hacked Exchanges, Accidental Freezes, Scams and How to Avoid Them

All

As the critical issues of cryptocurrency technologies are resolved with due time, precautions must be taken when investing and storing in any amount. Blockchain security experts expose vulnerabilities and review the steps that should be taken to avoid them.

03:40 pm

Future Adoption of Cryptocurrencies

All

Certain governments have already begun to roll out their cryptocurrencies, and many more are either in the process of it, or currently evaluating the opportunities. Learn about the opportunities and challenges of world-wide adoption and integration of national and local cryptocurrencies.

04:20 pm

Top Networks Compared; Strengths, Weaknesses and Opportunities

All

With over 1,000 new and unique cryptocurrencies and networks in existence, determining the best solution and opportunity is not a simple decision for any team. Leading researchers discuss the technologies with the greatest potential and which ones to avoid.

05:00 pm

Networking

All

Make connections with hundreds of fellow blockchain and cryptocurrency investors and experts. Expand both your knowledge and business circle with this exclusive networking event and gain the opportunity to talk with hundreds of cryptocurrency enthusiasts, and gain insights into markets and future expectations.

*All panels, speakers and topics are subject to change. Please check back for ongoing updates prior to the event.