Australian Blockchain Week 2022

The Australian Blockchain Industry's Mainstream Moment

 

21st March 2022 – 25th March 2022

ANNOUNCEMENT

Blockchain Australia is proud to announce
FTX as the Naming Rights Sponsor for
Australian Blockchain Week 2022.

FREE • OPEN • INCLUSIVE

The biggest blockchain, cryptocurrency & digital asset festival Australia has ever seen.

 Join us for 5 days of exclusive online and in-real life events including a launch, roundtables, live panels, fireside chats, a makers day, and more — in Australia’s  Blockchain Week.

5 Full Days

200+ Speakers

75+ Events

25+ Countries

 

6 HOST CITIES

In real life, virtual & hybrid events.  A truly national festival that activates members of the community across Australia.

SYDNEY

ADELAIDE

PERTH

BRISBANE

MELBOURNE

LAUNCESTON

OUR FIRST 50 SPEAKERS

We’re on the way to over 200+ industry experts

Blockchain Week features a dynamic mix of pioneering technology, academics, executives & government leaders who have paved the way in the blockchain and digital assets landscape in Australia.

Senator Andrew Bragg

Senator Andrew Bragg

Liberal Senator

New South Wales

Sam Bankman-Fried

Sam Bankman-Fried

CEO

FTX

Hannah Glass

Hannah Glass

Senior Associate

King & Wood Mallesons

Lisa Wade

Lisa Wade

Co-Chair

NAB Pride

Chloe White

Chloe White

Managing Director

Genesis Block

Laszlo Peter

Laszlo Peter

Head of Blockchain Services

KPMG

Natasha Blycha

Natasha Blycha

Managing Director

Stirling & Rose

Adrian Przelozny

Adrian Przelozny

CEO

Independent Reserve

Karl Mohan

Karl Mohan

General Manager APAC

Crypto.com

Katrina Donaghy

Katrina Donaghy

CEO & Co-Founder

Civic Ledger

Andrew Gee

Andrew Gee

Executive Director

Macquarie Bank

Michael Bacina

Michael Bacina

Partner

Partner

Joni Pirovich

Joni Pirovich

Pricipal

Blockchain & Digital Assets

Ronald M. Tucker

Ronald M. Tucker

Founder & Chairman Emeritus

ADCA

Steve Vallas

Steve Vallas

CEO

Blockchain Australia

Tim Bass

Tim Bass

CEO & Co-Founder

Block8

Jason Potts

Jason Potts

Director

Blockchain Innovation Hub @ RMIT

Dan Chesterman

Dan Chesterman

CIO

ASX

Simon Cant

Simon Cant

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Reinventure

Caroline Bowler

Caroline Bowler

CEO

BTC Markets

Susan Brown

Susan Brown

Director

Deloitte Digital

Carolyn Breeze

Carolyn Breeze

CCO

Zepto

Ryan McCall

Ryan McCall

CEO

Zerocap

Niki Ariyasinghe

Niki Ariyasinghe

Head of Business

Chainlink Labs

Christian Wigstrom

Christian Wigstrom

CEO

Monoova

Alexander Maron

Alexander Maron

Head of Operational Risk

Volt Bank

Gayan Benedict

Gayan Benedict

CTO

Salesforce

Claudio Lisco

Claudio Lisco

Innovation Strategist

Consensys

Sarah Hickey

Sarah Hickey

Partner

PWC

Loretta Joseph

Loretta Joseph

Senior Consultant

 Digital Assets Financial Intelligence

John Bassilios

John Bassilios

Partner

Hall & Wilcox

Jack Deeb

Jack Deeb

Head of Corporate

Mycelium

Chia Hock Lai

Chia Hock Lai

Chairman

ASEAN Blockchain Consortium

Leah Callon-Butler

Leah Callon-Butler

Director

Emfarsis

Susan Corbisiero

Susan Corbisiero

Director

Global Business & Talent Attraction Taskforce

Leigh Travers

Leigh Travers

CEO

Binance Australia

Danielle Marie

Danielle Marie

Founder

ShesBlockchainSavvy

Jason Lee

Jason Lee

COO

Algorand Foundation

Karen Cohen

Karen Cohen

Founder & Director

Emerging Tech Talent

Jonathon Miller

Jonathon Miller

Managing Director

Kraken Australia

Adriana Belotti

Adriana Belotti

Marketing & Community Development

Prismatik

Camilla Bullock

Camilla Bullock

CEO

Emerging Payments Association

Henrik Andersson

Henrik Andersson

CIO

Apollo Capital

Todd Lenfield

Todd Lenfield

Country Manager

Chainalysis

Mark Gustowski

Mark Gustowski

Managing Director

Innovation Architect

Ellie Rennie

Ellie Rennie

Future Fellow

RMIT

Jane Thomason

Jane Thomason

Founder

Supanova

Byron Goldberg

Byron Goldberg

Australian Head

Luno

Scott Hudson

Scott Hudson

General Manager

Computershare

Stephen Smith

Stephen Smith

Blockchain APAC & Japan

VMware

Rob Allen

Rob Allen

SVP Ecosystem Acceleration

HBAR Foundation

Luke Bresland

Luke Bresland

Private Banking Relationship Manager

BNK Bank

Chloe Chen

Chloe Chen

Director of Compliance

Binance Australia

Nathan Halliday

Nathan Halliday

Country Manager

Zipmex

Austin Lewinsmith

Austin Lewinsmith

Co-Founder

Blockchain Collective

More speaker announcements coming soon…

EVENT THEMES

The topics that matter to the Australian ecosystem.

Sessions that range from foundational basics to sectoral deep dives into the global implications of this emerging technology.

  • Bitcoin ecosystem

  • Ethereum ecosystem

  • Layer 1 – The monoliths

  • Layer 2 – Protocal wars

  • Lighting network

  • Digital Currency Exchanges

  • Regulatory perspectives

  • Venture capital

  • Central bank digital currency

  • NPP, CDR and payments

  • ESG

  • Stablecoins

  • Global regulatory environments
  • Digital identity
  • Ethics and privacy in Web3
  • Emerging tech trends
  • Institutional investment opportunities
  • The superannuation sector
  • Fintech disruption
  • The rise and rise of DAOs
  • DEX’s CEX’s and the future of exchanges
  • The metaverse revolution
  • Taxation risks & challenges
  • AML/CTF in 2022
  • Scams & bad actors
  • Startups & scaleups in Australia
  • FATF & the travel rule
  • Education sector updates
  • GameFi
  • CeFi adoption
  • The mining industry
  • Social good 3.0
  • Cybersecurity in a decentralised world
  • Meme mania

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BLOCKCHAIN WEEK 2021:

THE ORIGIN STORY

In case you missed it, Blockchain Week 1.0 took place in April 2021. We brought together over 150 speakers, across multiple states and we think we made a little blockchain magic happen.

Naming Rights Sponsor

Blockchain Australia is very pleased to announce that leading global cryptocurrency exchange, FTX will be the naming rights sponsor of Australian Blockchain Week, 2022

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