Futurism
Forum schedule
  • Blockchain Day
    October 6, 2020
  • AI Day
    October 7, 2020
  • Cyber security Day
    October 8, 2020
Blockchain Day
October 6, 2020

10:45 | Futurism Forum, Blockchain Day Welcome speech

10:55 | Opening Business Stage

10:58 | WeWork

11:00 | Gordon Einstein
Protect Your DAO From Legal Attacks

11:30 | Ahmed Refaie
Roadmap of digital transformation

12:00 | Frank Schwab
What’s next in payments?

12:30 | Alex de Vries
Developing sustainable blockchain solutions

13:00 | Coffee break

13:20 | Secret Speaker

13:50 | David Birch
Practical Implementation of Central Bank Digital Currency

14:20 | Burak Yetiskin
Tapping into new revenue streams at times of crisis – How to turn the tides with blue ocean strategy

14:50 | Fatma Elsafty

15:20 | Todd McDonald
Views from the Front Lines of Enterprise Blockchain

15:50 | Coffee break

16:00 | Panel Discussion: Blockchain usecases for business
Andrei Martchouk
Zubair Ahmed
Marcio Degiovannini

16:50 | Coffee break

17:00 | Panel Discussion: How is the tokenization shaping the future?
Michael Golomb
Justin Newton
Robert Viglione
Henri de Jong
Amit Pradhan

17:50 | Blockchain Day Closing Remarks

10:55 | Opening Government Stage

10:58 | WeWork

11:00 | Jaspal Singh
Why Government Needs blockchain ecosystem?

11:30 | Christian Heinz
Democratizing access to financial markets: how tokenized financial instruments change investment and financing landscape

12:00 | Jorge Sebastiao
Cooperation in a blockchain. Government PPP projects.

12:30 | Pavel Kravchenko
Blockchain solutions for Government

13:00 | Coffee break

13:20 | David Kiziria
Blockchain in eGovernance – Challenges and opportunities (Georgian case)

13:50 | Pindar Wong
The Halal Blockchain — Creating Shariah-Law Compliant Smart Contracts on the Belt and Road

14:20 | Henri Arslanian
Latest Global Crypto Trends

14:50 | Helen Tung
Blockchain and Legal Futures scenarios

15:20 | Robert Viglione
Cryptofinance from a Futurist Perspective

15:50 | Coffee break

16:00 | Secret Speaker

16:50 | Coffee break

17:00 | Panel Discussion: Governance and decentralization. Does it work together?
Helen Tung 
Vignesh Pethuraja 
Sleem Hasan 
Dr. Waterhouse 
Michael

17:50 | Blockchain Day Closing Remarks

AI Day
October 7, 2020

10:45 | Futurism Forum, AI Day Welcome speech

10:55 | Opening Business Stage

10:55 | WeWork

11:00 | UAE Embassy in Ukraine
AI in the UAE

11:30 | Serhii Nikolaiev
AI that unveils internal human states from web camera

12:00 | Ahmed Refaie
AI in Capital Markets and Finance

12:30 | Marta Paiar
Ai and emerging technologies

13:00 | Max Hladysh
Save costs and improve customer experience with chatbots

13:20 | Philip Bahoshy
Data: The driver for emerging venture markets

13:50 | Panel Discussion: Challenges of government adoption of AI
Vijay Tirathrai  – moderator
Vitaliy Goncharuk 
Jesús Cepeda 
Ioan Istrate 
Shannon Kehoe 

14:50 | Inna Poliakova
Cases of AI use by government and companies: opportunities and implications

15:20 | Francisco Martin-Rayo
Crafting an AI strategy for government leaders

15:50 | Coffee break

16:00 | Evanna Hu

16:30 | Semyon Dukach
The role of venture capital investing during the ongoing AI revolution

17:00 | Panel Discussion: Applied Innovations using AI and Emerging Technologies
Ahmad Sadeddin 
Aaron Fu 
Kieno Kammies 
Sharif El-Badawi 
Mona Nabil Demaidi 
Kais Hassan 

18:00 | Cecilia Chapiro
Sanna Bedi
UNICEF Venture Fund investment for Startups

18:30 | Gene Vayngrib
Building data infrastructure for AI innovation worldwide

19:00 | AI Day Closing Remarks

Cyber Security Day
October 8, 2020

10:45 | Futurism Forum, Cyber Security Day Welcome speech

10:55 | Opening Business Stage

10:58 | WeWork

11:00 | Tomas Vileikis
Role of Government in Cyber Security

11:30 | Yegor Aushev
Cybersecurity as a part of Business Strategy

12:00 | Gilbert Hill
GDPR Compliance – mission accomplished or still on the launchpad

12:30 | Hartej Sawhney
It’s time to respect security

13:00 | Coffee break

13:20 | Olzhas Satiyev
Why Cybersecurity is important for Startups

13:50 | Panel Discussion: Cybersecurity Best Practices
Pavel Kravchenko – moderator
Simonetta d’Ottaviano
Jorge Sebastiao
Bilal Ozturk

14:50 | Panel Discussion: Digital transformation impact on Security
Tomas Vileikis – moderator
Nico Schottelius
Hartej Sawhney
Keith Glendon
Igor Beliaiev

15:50 | Coffee break

16:00 | Evanna Hu
Cyber-enabled Information Warfare

16:30 | Mike Lyons
Managing Cyber Security Threats Across National Boundaries: Best Practices

17:00 | Antoine Vincent Jebara
The Evolving Threat of Phishing

17:30 | Break

18:00 | Dr. Steven Waterhouse
How to beat surveillance capitalism and reclaim your privacy

18:30 | Cyber Security Day Closing Remarks