PAST SPEAKERS @ WBS

A serial entrepreneur with an impressive track record of successful startups. He launched Binance in July 2017 and grew Binance into the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the world.

CHANGPENG ZHAO

CEO,

Binance

Singapore

One of the world’s leading authorities on innovation, media, and the economic and social impact of technology and advises business and government leaders around the world. He is also an author of 16 books which have been translated into over 25 languages.

DON TAPSCOTT

CEO - The Tapscott Group Inc,

Co-Founder of The Blockchain Research Institute

Canada

Tim is one of the leading VCs in America and the founder of Draper Associates and Draper University. He’s clinched awards like ‘Entrepreneur for the World’, ‘Distinguished Citizen’, ‘Midas List’ etc. from entities like World Entrepreneur Foundation, Commonwealth Club and Forbes respectively.

TIM DRAPER

Founder,

DFJ Venture Capital

United States

ALEX MASHINSKY

Founder and CEO,

Celsius Network

United Kingdom

Cryptographer and technology expert who is widely recognized as the inventor of digital cash. He is currently leading Elixxir and Praxxis to provide scalable digital sovereignty.

DAVID CHAUM

Founder,

xx network

USA

Dan Morehead has more than 25 years of experience in managing global macro funds, macro trading and investment advisory services. He is the founder and CEO of Pantera Capital, an investment firm focused exclusively on Bitcoin, other digital currencies and companies utilizing blockchain technology.

DAN MOREHEAD

Founder & CEO,

Pantera Capital

United States

Better known as Pomp, is an entrepreneur and investor. He has invested over $100 million in early stage companies over the last four years, while also hosting a top 10 podcast in technology and investing.

ANTHONY POMPLIANO

Co-Founder,

Morgan Creek Digital

United States

Named as Bitcoin Jesus, Roger was one of the first to make a serious investment into bitcoin in early 2017. As the CEO of Bitcoin.com, he is an early investor in bitcoin-related startups and a well-known figure in the Crypto space.

ROGER VER

CEO,

Bitcoin.com

Japan

A technology entrepreneur, mathematician and a cryptocurrency enthusiast who was the founding chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation’s education committee.

CHARLES HOSKINSON

CEO – IOHK,

Founder – Cardano

United States

Founder and CEO of SingularityNET, a blockchain-based AI marketplace. He is also the chief scientist of robotics firm Hanson Robotics, chairman of the Artificial General Intelligence Society and vice chairman of the futurist nonprofit Humanity.

DR BEN GOERTZEL

CEO,

SingularityNET

Hong Kong

Jimmy Song is a Bitcoin educator, developer, entrepreneur and a venture partner at Blockchain Capital.

JIMMY SONG

Bitcoin Educator,

Developer and Entrepreneur

USA

An educator, connector, perspective builder and blockchain & cryptocurrency pioneer since 2012, Linda is a proud mother of twins birthed as the Bitcoin whitepaper was completed.

LINDA GOETZE

President/CEO,

Blockchain Chamber of Commerce

United States

Peteris is the Head of Unit for Startups and Innovation in the Digital Single Market Directorate in DG CONNECT and the Co-Chair of FinTech Task Force at the European Commission.

PETERIS ZILGALVIS

Head of Unit, Digital Innovation and Blockchain,

European Commission

Belgium

The primary developer of the Apache Web server, the most popular web server software on the Internet, and a founding member of the Apache Software Foundation.

BRIAN BEHELENDORF

Executive Director,

Hyperledger

USA

A former Wall street trader and vice president of JP Morgan Chase and is currently an expert in economic trends, trading, risk analysis and cryptocurrency.

TONE VAYS

Crypto Influencer, Derivatives Trader,

Consultant

USA

Ted is a crypto enthusiast and an accomplished leader, who leads the growth, commercial and education initiatives at Binance with a laser-focused mission of growing the Binance ecosystem, and proliferating Blockchain and crypto technology to every part of the world.

TED LIN

Chief Growth Officer,

Binance

Taiwan

An accomplished business leader with expertise in developing and launching new products in markets like Hong Kong and India. She leads CoinMarketCap on branding, strategy, marketing partnerships and initiatives. Also, Carylyne is the Co-Founder & Former COO for KeyReply.

CARYLYNE CHAN

Global Head of Marketing,

CoinMarketCap

Singapore

As the co-founder of the Evercoin Exchange, Miko has helped to build multiple companies, raising a collective $50m in venture capital. He is also a General Partner of Gumi Cryptos, a $30m Crypto Asset Fund.

MIKO MATSUMURA

Co-Founder,

Evercoin

USA

She is a prominent personality in the Blockchain space who has worked on more than 25 Blockchain pilot projects within the Dutch government.

MARLOES POMP

International Strategy Dutch Blockchain Coalition & National AI Coalition / AI pilot program,

Dutch Government

Netherlands

ANTONY LEWIS

Director of Digital Assets,

R3

Singapore