2023 is the year of real world asset growth, according to Fiona Delaney, co-chair at BCIRL Start-ups and Web3. In particular in her field of agri-Web3, this means land-backed asset creation and agri-DeFi. With this in mind, Delaney has selected some of her ‘most wanted’ speakers on the agenda from an interoperability and regulatory assurance point of view below.
What is EBC?
European Blockchain Convention: Barcelona, February 15-17.
With 3 stages featuring more than 100 sessions on institutional crypto adoption, crypto investing for institutions, crypto derivatives, stablecoins, digital assets, regulation among others where attendees will network with the biggest players in the space.
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Protocols and DAOs:
AAVE: Stani Kulechov, Founder & CEO, AAVE
Alastria: Juan Jiménez Zaballos, CEO, Alastria Blockchain Ecosystem
Centrifuge: Markus Ament, Co-Founder, Centrifuge
HIVE: Aydin Kilic, President & COO, HIVE Blockchain Technologies
IOTA: Mariana de la Roche, Senior Regulatory Affairs Expert, IOTA
MakerDAO: Rajiv Sainani, Head of European Business Development, MakerDAO
Parity: Léa Narzis, Core Engineer, Parity Technologies
Ripple: Antony Welfare, Senior Advisor, CBDC Europe & Global Partnerships, Ripple
Solana: Stephen Akridge, Co-Founder, Solana
Banks + Financial Insts:
ABN AMRO: Dr. Esther Teuber, Senior Legal Counsel, Intrapreneur Digital Assets | Strategy & Innovation, ABN AMRO
Banco Santander: M. Concepcion de Monteverde, Head of Crypto & Blockchain, Banco Santander
Fidelity Investments: Manuel Nordeste, VP, Fidelity Digital Assets, Fidelity Investments
HSBC: Prashant Malik, Senior Technology Lead – Digital Assets, HSBC
HSBC: Chris Jones, CIO Securities Services & Head of MSS IT Strategy and Digital Assets IT, HSBC
JPMorgan Chase: Emma Lovett, Markets DLT – Credit Lead, JPMorgan Chase
London Stock Exchange: Dotun Rominiyi, Director of Emerging Technology, London Stock Exchange
Scotiabank: Emma Landriault, Blockchain & Digital Asset Product Lead, Scotiabank
Revolut: Rod Lonardo, Crypto Strategic Partnerships, Revolut
EBC Agenda 2023: