*Blockchain Storm* Ethereum India Summit 18May 2017 Mumbai
Event on 2017-05-18 09:00:00
Zero Field Labs PresentsThe Legendary Young Genius who continues to define 1. the future era of computing & business and 2. the modern economics – the creator of imagination-defying invention called ethereum – the blockchain for everything, and the new world computer no less – the Ethereum Virtual Machine.Vitalik Buterin!Blockchain StormEthereum India Summit9:00am to 17:00pm 18 May 2017Hotel Taj Lands End, MumbaiA Full Day ConferenceIndian Fans will pay a tribute to the genius at a cultural evening programmeIndia's Tribute to Vitalik – Entertainment Programme17:00pm to 18:00pm 18 May 2017Taj Lands End MumbaiOh to be young, bold, fearless and a genius!!Catch Glimpses of the Inaugural Blockchain India Summit, 6 Dec 2016 New Delhi where Vitalik was Chief Guest.https://youtu.be/96RD1NMmqOoPath-breaking, Aspirational, Invigorating !Hey Tech lovers, what’s hot and happening this summer?!Blockchain Storm – Ethereum for Enterprise Summit“The raging potential of Blockchain Technology -The next Trillion dollar opportunity that will boost Indian economy? “What : Blockchain Storm – Ethereum for Enterprise SummitVisit website http://fintechstormindia.comFull Day Sessions with the youngest geniuses, most influential thinkers , movers and shakers , talent force of tomorrow in Blockchain Venue: Taj Lands End , Bandstand Fort, Bandra West, Mumbai When: 18 May 2017 9 am to 6 pmWhat’s cool this Summer: Blockchain in India's Financial Capital Register here for the Summit on 18th May 2017: http://blockchainstormethereumindiasummit.eventbrite.comRegister for Blockchain India Week Hackathon 12-14 May 2017: http://blockchainindiaweekhackathon.eventbrite.comPresenting Young Genius Vitalik Buterin to IndiaHello Genius!The land where mathematics was born – India Welcomes you!Agenda & Key Themes1. Ethereum for EnterprisesWhy this is important for businesses around the world.Keynote by Vitalik Buterin—————————————2. Blockchain & Banking Panel DiscussionTitle: Blockchain’s Potential to transform the future of Financial Services Infrastructure. The changing landscape & new services to emerge—————————————3. Blockchain & The India Stack – Emerging ServicesA. Identity / AuthenticationB. India's Blockchain Readiness – “Regulation – The untold storyC. Supply Chain FinanceD. Blockchain & Financial Services – Syndicated Loans , Insrance, Trade FinanceE. Blockchain Stacked with other Key Tech trends– Cloud– IoT– Big Data– VR/AR– Robotics– Cyber Security—————————————Afternoon Sessions4. Panel Discussion : Road Ahead for Enterprise Blockchain: Industry Challenges & Technology Solutions5. Blockchain Startup ShowcaseTomorrow’s Ideas : New Product Demo Zone—————————————6. 30 minute Sessions1. The Mega trends unleashed by Blockchain2. Industrial Mashups3. Blockchain & the Sharing Economy—————————————7. Vitalik Buterin Prize for Blaockchain ExcellenceVitalik to announce and give away prizes to Hackathon winnersVitalik to give away a prize for the winning Research paper on Blockchain8. India's Tribute to Genius – An entertainment programmeOur Distinguished SpeakersWe are proud to welcome the young hurricane of the intellectual worldConference Chief Guest & Keynote Speaker
Vitalik ButerinCo-Founder EthereumButerin was born in Moscow, Russia and lived in the area until the age of six when his parents emigrated to Canada in search of better employment opportunities. While in third grade of elementary school in Canada, Buterin was placed into a class for gifted children and started to understand that he was drawn to math, programming, and economics. He also had the ability to add three digit numbers in his head at twice the speed of his peers. In 2012, he obtained a Bronze Medal in the International Olympiad in Informatics. He attended the University of Waterloobut dropped out to work on bitcoin full-time.Buterin currently resides in Zug, Switzerland. In 2014 Buterin received the Thiel Fellowship.
Bitcoin Magazine (2011-2014)
Beginnings at Bitcoin MagazineIn September 2011, Buterin would accept to be the first co-founder and contribute as a leading writer to a new publication called Bitcoin Magazine.In addition Buterin had written about bitcoin-related topics for other publications, including Bitcoin Weekly. Bitcoin Magazinein 2012 later began publishing a print edition and has been referred to as the first serious publication dedicated to cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin Magazine was then purchased by BTC Media, where Buterin continued to write until mid-2014.In addition, he held a position on the editorial board of Ledger, a peer-reviewed scholarly journal that publishes full-length original research articles on the subjects of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.EthereumHe is a co-creator and inventor of Ethereum, described as a “decentralized mining network and software development platform rolled into one” that facilitates the creation of new cryptocurrencies and programs that share a single block chain (a cryptographic transaction ledger).Buterin has contributed as a developer to other open source software projects. Some early examples are: Kryptokit, pybitcointools, multisig.info, and btckeysplit. He also contributed to DarkWallet by Cody Wilson, Bitcoin Python libraries, and the cryptocurrency marketplace site Egora.Arifa KhanCEO Zero Field LabsFounder Blockchain Council IndiaArifa Khan is a London based Blockchain Researcher, a seasoned Banking & finance, strategy and operations executive, with over 15 years experience in Investment banking, Leveraged Finance/ Financial Sponsors Coverage/ Debt Products & Credit.She has worked with two suisse banks Credit Suisse & UBS.She currently advises Government of India on infrastructure financing.Her profile features in Femtech Leaders. (http://www.femtechleaders.com/europe/arifa-khan/ )Arifa's latest project is setting up a Blockchain eco-system in India through a Suite of Blockchain Solution Providers for the Indian market, Blockchain Excellence Centre, a Blockchain Startup Accelerator, and a fund for Blockchain Startups.Arifa is Member Wharton UK Alumni Club Committee, Founder Europe-India Conclave, Fintech Storm and Blockchain Storm.http://europeindiaconclave.comAndrew KeysConsensysandrew-keysAndrew Keys, of ConsenSys, which is part of Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, brings capital markets, technology, and entrepreneurial experience. Previously, Andrew worked for UBS investment bank in equities analysis. Later, he was responsible for creation and distribution of life settlement products to hedge funds and investment banks. After, he co-founded a revenue cycle management company where he learned about Bitcoin and eventually Ethereum.Andrew drives strategic technological partnerships, business development, and communications for ConsenSys and co-founded ConsenSys Enterprise, to create Ethereum blockchain solutions for Fortune 500 clientele.Andrew graduated from Loyola University Maryland and the University of Auckland with degrees in economics and international finance.Richard Knight, Microsoft (TBC)Microsoft is Sponsor and Global Blockchain Partner of Blockchain India Summit & Blockchain Storm Global SeriesRichard Knight is part of the Microsoft Global Black Belt team in Asia enabling Customers in their digital transformation journey to move to the Cloud using the capabilities of Microsoft Azure with a focus on new technologies and services. Lately, Richard has also been working with Customers, Partners and Startups to develop and build out use cases in the distributed ledged and blockchain space across industries from financial services to supply chain management.Rahul BhasinFounder and Managing PartnerBaring Private Equity Partners India Ltd.Mr. Rahul Bhasin serves as the Chief Executive Officer, Managing Partner and Managing Director of Baring Private Equity Partners (India) Ltd. He joined Baring Private Equity Partners in 1998. Mr. Bhasin serves as Senior Partner at BPEP International Limited. He worked for eight years with Citicorp, ending his tenure as a Vice President of Asset Management. At the time of leaving Citibank, Mr. Bhasin was the Fund Manager of Citibank Global Asset Management and was involved in asset allocation on a sectoral and regional basis for Citibank’s global portfolio. He was the Fund Manager for the Citibank Emerging Market Funds and has actively invested in the equity markets in Latin America, Eastern Europe, Russia, Asia, and India.Prior to moving to London, Mr. Bhasin was in charge of the Treasury. Aside from his experience in the developed markets, he actively invested in the emerging markets in Latin America, East Europe, Russia, Asia, and India. In addition to equity markets, Mr. Bhasin has also managed a portfolio of derivative securities in the developed markets. Mr. Bhasin serves as the Chairman of TexWorld.Com Inc. He serves as an Advisory Board Member of the ING group in India. Mr. Bhasin serves on the boards of Secova eServices Limited, RMZ Corp., Sphaera Pharma Pvt. Ltd., Auro Mira Energy Company Private Limited, and Integra Software Services Pvt. Ltd. HMr. Bhasin serves as a Global Board Member of BPEP International Limited. He has been a Director of MphasiS Corp. since June 1998. Mr. Bhasin served as the Chairman of Mphasis Limited and oversaw its transformation from a loss making to a profit making company. He served as a Director of Inditrade Capital Limited (formerly JRG Securities Ltd.) from October 30, 2007 to February 13, 2014. He served as a Director of Mphasis Limited from 1998 to September 14, 2007. He served as Non Executive Independent Director of Hindustan Oil Exploration Co. Ltd. from April 20, 2006 to October 3, 2008 and Secova, Inc. He was a Director of Cethar Vessels Limited till April 10, 2014. Mr. Bhasin holds an M.B.A from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
Dr Dimitri De Jonghe
Ethereum Developer , Expert in Hyperledger & Bigchain DB
Dimitri co-invented SPOOL, one of the first protocols for intellectual property on the bitcoin blockchain. Having traversed the engineering space from the electron level at analog nanometer transistors to cloud platforms, Dimitri has in-depth knowledge about:
After finishing his PhD on applied machine learning to micro-electronics, he co-founded 2 startups in the machine-learning space.
Currently, Dimitri is working as a full-stack engineer on BigchainDB, merging big data with blockchain. He is also a co-chair of the W3C Interledger community, a protocol for connecting blockchains. Here he works on the core protocol and co-developed cryptoconditions, a verifiable alternative to smart contracts.
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