Malta Blockchain Summit …Who is it in Blockchain?

1–2 November 2018, InterContinental Malta

Malta Blockchain Summit. 1–2 November 2018, InterContinental Malta

Hoy traemos a este espacio la noticia de la celebración del Malta Blockchain Summit, que tendrá lugar el 1 y el 2 de Noviembre de 2018 en el InterContinental Malta,, y que nos presentan así: “ Welcome to the Malta Blockchain Summit, a melting pot for global influencers in technology, civil society, democracy promotion and innovation. Expect riveting discussion about the world-changing potential applications of the Blockchain across multiple verticals, including, but not limited to Health, Entertainment, Government, Banking, Payments and Fintech, and more.”

The Most Exciting Blockchain Event in a Leading Jurisdiction

Malta, with its new regulatory framework, is at the forefront in Blockchain and DLT. The Malta Blockchain Summit in November is a reflection of this momentum. Expect a buzzing expo and riveting discussions about the world-changing potential applications of the Blockchain. The summit anticipates 4000 delegates worldwide and will also feature a Hackathon and an ICO pitch, connecting investors with ICOs.

“I understand that regulators are wary of this technology but the fact is that it’s coming. We must be on the frontline in embracing this crucial innovation, and we cannot just wait for others to take action and copy them. We must be the ones that others copy.”

Hon. Joseph Muscat. Prime Minister — Keynote Speaker

De pequeño, siempre me gustaron las listas, en el fondo bases de datos sin organizar, ;-) … y también ese juego del ¿quién es quién? … así que baste esta lista de los oradores que van a participar en este evento , para saber, sin duda, ¿quién es quién en el Blockchain? … aviso es larga …

Así que para aquellos que les aburra el juego, os dejamos al final del artículo la noticia del Blockchain Hackathon que tendrá lugar también, con las condiciones y la información al respecto. Así que mucho ánimo con la ruedita del ratón. Ya nos gustaría pasarnos por Malta, a gozar del encuentro!. A ver si podemos acceder a las actas o al streaming, si lo hubiera. Ah! Se me olvidaba, aquí tienen el precio de los tickets.

En todo el mundo, desarrolladores, pensadores, innovadores, líderes y creativos .. y educadores se están reuniendo para crear una nueva forma de comunicación, educación, transacción y organización. En el gran listado de las innovaciones … ¿estamos ante la Web 3.0, estamos aquí hacia la consolidación de un futuro descentralizado? … Caben aún, muchas más preguntas, pero … de momento aquí tienen

Our Speakers

Hon. Joseph Muscat, Prime Minister, Malta
Hon. Silvio Schembri, Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services
Mike Butcher, Editor-at-large at TechCrunch
Tugce Ergul, Partner, Angel Labs
Miko Matsumura, Founder at Evercoin exchange
Joseph Cuschieri, Chief Executive Officer, MFSA
Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament
Ian Gauci, Partner at GTG advocates & Afilexion Alliance
Jon Matonis, Founder, Bitcoin Foundation
Felix Petersen, Managing Director at Samsung Next Europe
Max Krupyshev, COO, Cubits
Prashant Fonseka Principal, CrunchFund
Lyuben Belov Partner at Launchub Ventures
Martin Kassing CEO at Upvest
Jonathan Galea, Managing Director, Blockchain Advisory Ltd.
Rob Viglione, Co-Founder at ZenCash
Leonard Bonello, Partner at GANADO Advocates
Karl Schranz, Director at E&S Group
Primož Kordež, Treasury Manager at
Gordon Einstein, Blockchain & Crypto Partner, CKR Law
Gideon Gibson, CEO & Founder at KickCity
James Muscat Azzopardi, Partner at Muscat Azzopardi & Associates
Abdalla Kablan, Entrepreneur
Pavel Kravchenko, Founder Distributed Lab
Sally Eaves, Global Strategy Advisor, FinTech Blockchain AI
Vince Vella, Lecturer, AI/Fintech, University of Malta
Stefano Alberico, CEO
Joe Blackburn, CEO Crypto Coin Trader
Aleksandar Matanovic, CEO & Founder at ECD
John Wise, Founder & CEO at Loci Inc.
Joseph Borg, Partner at WH Partners
Johan Zammit Founder and CEO of Smart Studios
Alejandro Sewrjugin, Founder at PhiEconomy
Leon Siegmund, CEO at Ivaja
Christopher Zenios, COO & Founder at Alcaeus Labs
James Catania, CEO at Intelliblock
Eric Benz, Founder at CryptoPay
Rafael Deramas, Founder at Upranx Digital Marketing
Adryenn Ashley, Founder/CEO at Loly
Anatoliy Knyazev, Executive Director at EXANTE
Jean Paul Fabri, Managing Director at A|R|Q Group
Yael Rozencwajg, Founder & CEO at Blockchain Israel
Kohei Kurihara, President of Tokyo Chapter, Government Blockchain Association
Fabio Federici, Founder & CEO at Base58 Capital AG
Christopher Obereder, Serial Entrepreneur, CMO at
Dr. Joshua Ellul, Department of Computer Science, University of Malta
Samuel Visscher, Software Engineer & Co-Founder, Fish ‘n Bits
Mathias Grønnebæk, Founder & CEO at Braveno
Frank Schuil, CEO & Co-founder of Safello
Ari Smith, Co-Founder & CSO at MEScience
Philippe Chevry, Blockchain Association of Canada
Jodee Rich, CEO at PeopleBrowsr
Gary Spence, CEO at Yotta Laboratories
Igor Khmel, CEO at BANKEX
Petros Ring, Blockchain Engineer at
Mr KEY, CEO at KEY Difference Media
Aaron Anderson, Co-Founder at Web3 devs
Olivia Yokip Chow, Founder & CEO at Yokip Consulting
Michael Kaiser, Founder & CEO at Blocklancer
Makoto Takemiya, CEO at Soramitsu
Julien Bouteloup, CTO at The British Blockchain Association
Anton Mozgovoy, CTO at Humaniq
Antonio Ghio, Partner at Fenech & Fenech Advocates
Benjamin Bilski, Founder & Director at NAGA GROUP AG
Robert Schwertner, Founder at
Nate Whitehill, CEO at CryptoSlate
Mark Mueller-Eberstein, CEO & Founder at Adgetec Corporation
Michael Herman, Blockchain Developer (NEO, Ethereum)
Mirko De Maldè, COO at Lynkeus
MacLane Wilkison, Co-Founder & CEO at NuCypher
Stefano Virgilli, CEO at
Marius Jurgilas, Board Member at Bank of Lithuania
Evangelos Barakos, Blockchain Consultant
Adam Vaziri, CEO at QRC/Blockpass
Jan Phillip Hofste, Co-Founder at TV-TWO
Vincenzo Belpiede, Co-Founder at BitDiem
Steve Tendon, Director, ChainStrategies
Kingsley Edwards, CEO at
Peter Busch, Distributed Ledger Technologies Mobility
Alex Lightman, Advisor to 20+ Blockchain Companies
Wannipha Jen Buakaew, Director, The Blockchain Association
Jan Sammut, Founder at ICO Launch Malta.
Nick Spanos, CEO at Zap & Founder at Bitcoin Center NYC
Anthony David Gatt, Manager of Investment Promotion, Malta Enterprise
Eva Skornickova, Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Advisor
Loretta Joseph, Fintech & Regulatory Advisor Government of Bermuda
Diane Bugeja, Senior Associate Camilleri Preziosi

Blockchain Hackathon

Blockchain, which is the most prominent form of DLT, is envisioned to revolutionize human society over the coming decades in ways yet unimagined. The theme of this year’s blockchain hackathon will, for competitive reasons, be announced on the day. Decentralized, as well as distributed solutions, will be considered.

The winning team will be decided by a panel of judges based on the originality, feasibility, interoperability and benefits of their initiative.

The winning team will be awarded a cash prize of EUR 50,000, this prize is expected to be increased even further closer to the event.

How to apply?

Participants can enroll as a team or as individuals; all participating members will be put in teams, so that those applying as individuals will be grouped together or assigned to existing teams. Make sure to apply by the 15th of September 2018, to avoid disappointment. Applicants will be contacted regarding admission results within one month from the application.

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Individual Application

Apply individually and we will match you with existing teams that are looking for more team members.

Team Application

Join the hackathon by applying with a complete team through the contact form at the bottom of the page.

Team+ Application

Join the hackathon by applying with an incomplete team and we will match your team with individual applications.

Team Requirements

Every team needs to comprise of 4–8 people led by a team leader.
It is also necessary to have an original idea. We will only select the best teams
for participation.

The minimum requirements for a team are the following:

  • Two developers (ideally one smart contract developer)
  • UX / UI designer
  • Business / enterprise / software architec
  • Assigned project leader (can be any one of the above)
  • Lots of positive energy and creativity!

The exact agenda will be issued at a later date. We are looking forward to an exciting hackathon!

Para ver el resto de la información del evento aquí le dejamos su web BlockChain Summit Malta



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