Agenda

Day 1: “Blockchain for Beginners”
April 28, 2018 (Saturday)

8:00am – 9:00am
Registration Begins
Continental Breakfast + Networking Time
9:00am – 9:05am
Welcome Remarks
Conference Organizer
9:05am – 9:10am
Remarks
Gold Partner
9:15am – 9:55am
Blockchain: How Did We Get Here?
 
10:00am – 10:25am
Why Bitcoin Matters (Beyond Just Its Price)
 
10:30am – 10:55am
Coffee Break
 
11:00am – 12:10pm
Into the Weeds: Hashing & Consensus
 
12:15pm – 1:30pm
Lunch
Fordham Provided Lunch + Networking
1:30pm – 1:35pm
Remarks
Partner
1:40pm – 2:30pm
Smart Contracts
 
2:35pm – 3:00pm
Internet of Things (IoT)
 
3:00pm – 3:15pm
Coffee Break
 
3:20pm – 3:45pm
Permissioned vs. Unpermissioned Blockchains
 
3:50pm – 4:30pm
The Five Roles of Tokens/Cryptos in Blockchain
 
4:35pm – 5:10pm
Investing in the Blockchain Space (Cryptos & Otherwise)
 
5:10pm – 5:15pm
Remarks
Partner
5:15pm – 5:25pm
Closing Remarks
Conference Organizer

Networking Mixer
April 28, 2018 (Saturday)

5:30pm – 8:00pm
Mixer
Open Bar + Networking Time

Day 2: “Blockchain for Disruptors”
April 29, 2018 (Sunday)

8:00am – 9:00am
Registration Begins
Continental Breakfast + Networking Time
9:00am – 9:05am
Welcome Remarks
Conference Organizer
9:05am – 9:10am
Remarks
Gold Partner
9:10am – 10:00am
How Blockchain is Juicing Energy Markets
 
10:05am – 10:55am
Insurance & Reinsurance Efficiencies through Blockchain
 
10:55am – 11:10am
Coffee Break
 
11:10am – 12:00pm
How Blockchain is Changing Healthcare
 
12:05pm – 12:55pm
Advertising, Digital Marketing & Blockchain
 
1:00pm – 2:10pm
Lunch
Fordham Provided Lunch + Networking
2:15pm – 2:20pm
Remarks
Partner
2:20pm – 3:10pm
Blockchain & The Financial System
 
3:15pm – 4:05pm
Can Blockchain Save Content Creators?
(Publishing, Music, Film & Visual Arts)
4:05pm – 4:20pm
Coffee Break
 
4:20pm – 5:10pm
Value Creation & Appropriation in Identity & Privacy Markets
 
5:15pm – 6:05pm
Improving Partnerships for Positive Impact in Blockchain Tech
 
6:10pm – 6:15pm
Closing Remarks
Conference Organizer