Day Three

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DAY 3 – NFTS & THE METAVERSE 
Wednesday 23rd March 2022

MELBOURNE

Day Three – Marvel Stadium

740 Bourke Street, Docklands

Events

 CyberCX x Blockchain Australia – Business Breakfast • Melbourne
Brought to you by Chainalysis

End of Day Drinks – Brought to you by CoinSpot • Melbourne

An epic adventure exploring art – Brought to you by BTC Markets • The Lume, Melbourne

9:00am AEDT • Official Intro & Coinspot
9:30am AEDT • NFT Keynote with Brett Harrison, President of FTX.US

SPEAKERS:
Brett Harrison – President at FTX.US

9:30am AEDT • NFT State of the Union - where we've come from and where we're heading

SPEAKERS:
Adam McBride – Host at The Adam McBride Show
Ryan Carson – COO at The PROOF Collective
Trey Ratcliff – Owner at StuckInCustoms.com
Yasmin Shima – Founder & Artist at Year of the Woman

10:00am AEDT • Dapper Labs

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Sarah Grace-Worboys – Angel Investor

Mik Naayem – Co-Founder at Dapper Labs

10:00am Aedt • Behind the NFT curtain with project founders

SPEAKERS:
Carly Reilly – Host at Overpriced JPEGs
wil – Founder at the littles
Betty – Founder at Deadfellaz

10:25am aedt • NFT & Sports Mega Panel

SPEAKERS:
Greg Oakford – Co-Founder at NFT Fest Aus
Ridley Plummer – Metaverse & NFT Manager at Tennis Australia
Jeremy Loeliger – Commissioner at NBL
Joan Norton – Senior Commercial Strategy Manager at Cricket Australia

10:25am aedt • Web3 Women leading by example

SPEAKERS:
Sarah May – CMO at Run It Wild 
Jamie Schmidt – Founder at BFF
Lisa Mayer – Founder at Boss Beauties

BREAK

10:50am aedt • IP Development in web3 - special Q&A with Tom Bilyeu

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Theo Kanellopoulos – Co-Founder at Lucky NFT

Tom Bilyeu – Co-Founder at Impact Theory

11:15am AEDT • Building the open metaverse - a fireside chat with Yat Siu

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Caroline Bowler – CEO at BTC Markets

Yat Siu – Chairman & Managing Director at Animoca Brands

11:40am aedt • NFT use cases and IP implications - The Lawyers perspective

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Dimitrios Salampasis -Director, Master of Financial Technologies at Swinburne University

Michael Bacina – Partner at Piper Alderman
Alana Kushnir – Art Lawyer at Guest Work Agency
Susan Corbisiero -Director at Global Business & Talent Attraction Taskforce

11:40am aedt • Big Brands & NFTs - a fireside chat with VaynerNFT

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Tristan Yver – Head of Strategy at FTX

Chris Liquin – Director of Strategy at VaynerNFT 

12:05pm AEDT • The future of Digital Collectibles with David Yu

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Steve Vallas – CEO at Blockchain Australia

David Yu – CEO at ECOMI (VeVe)

12:05pm aedt • Shifting business models through NFTs - music and media

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Friendly Jameson – Collector and Host

Joan Westenberg – Head of Marketing at MODA DAO
Domino – Lyricist, Artist, Storyteller @dominosmusic
Mark Carnegie – Founder at MH Carnegie

12:30pm aedt • Pushing the boundaries of NFT utility and art - homegrown spotlight

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Greg Oakford – Co-Founder at NFT Fest Aus

DCL Blogger – Founder at The Metakey
Giant Swan – Virtual Reality Artist
Danielle Weber – Creator
Steve Morlando – Owner at NFTeams

LUNCH BREAK

1:35pm aedt • Opportunities and pitfalls in GameFi development - why some projects succeed and others fall into obscurity

SPEAKERS:
Michael Gu – CEO at Boxmining

2:00pm aedt • Digital Currency Exchanges - Where to from here?

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Samira Tollo – CTO at Elbaite

Lasanka Perera – COO at Independent Reserve
Ray Brown – Head of Marketing at Coinspot
Holger Arians – CEO at Banxa
Jordan Michaelides – Head of Partnerships at CoinJar
Jessica Renden – COO at Cointree

2:00pm aedt • Web3 education with Zeneca

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Renae Redgen – Community Manager at BFF

Zeneca – Founder at ZenAcademy

2:25pm AEDT • The making of the metaverse and future of gaming

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Lisa Teh – Co-Founder at Mooning

Adam De Cata – Founder at RUN IT WILD & Head of Partnerships at Decentraland
Chris Smith – Founder & CEO at Big Esports
Michael P – Community & Content Lead  at The Metakey

2:25pm aedt • Mint your NFT 101

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Anurag Soin – Digital Asset Services – Product Lead at ANZ

Francois Schonken – COO at Growing Data

2:50pm aedt • How NFTs are providing a playground for artists

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Kaia Myers-Stewart – Head of Product at BitCore

Jane Louise – Curator at 4RD4DE 
Jasmine Mansbridge – Artist
Marc-O-Matic – Artist, Animator & Director
GT Sewell – Creative advisor at 4RD4DE

3:15pm aedt • Web3 start-up projects

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Yvonne Adele – MC & Mentor

Bronwen Clune – ChiefMo at Crypto Art Appreciation Society
Tim Lea – CEO at Walking Between Worlds
Boot – Founder at The Lucid Planet
Roshan Ghadamian – Co-Founder at DAO Under

3:15pm aedt • Building NFT projects and experiences

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Adriana Belotti – Community Builder & Podcaster

Bianca Musico – Co-Founder at Aussie Mates
Benji – AI Goanna
Katie Tholo – Director at Satellite & Run It Wild
Johnson Xu – Research & Investing at GBV Capital

AFTERNOON TEA

4:00pm aedt • The artists behind the smart contracts

SPEAKERS:
MOD: Mark Lowe – NFT MEL & NFTCatcher.io
Arran – Divergence
Joseph Roccisano – Blockchain Developer at Growing Data
Harri – Divergence

4:25pm • How IPFS & Filecoin are enabling verifiable, distributed storage for a trustless, permissionless web

SPEAKERS:
Ally Haire – Filecoin

4:50pm aedt The big finish - Anthony Sassano & Kain Warwick

SPEAKERS:
Anthony Sassano – Ethereum Educator at Into the Ether
Kain Warwick – Founder at Synthetix

Yat Siu

Yat Siu

Chairman & Managing Director

Animoca Brands

Ada Jonuse

Ada Jonuse

CEO & Co-Founder

Lympo

David Yu

David Yu

CEO

ECOMI

Tom Bilyeu

Tom Bilyeu

Co-Founder

Impact Theory

Carly Reilly

Carly Reilly

Host

Overpriced JPEGs

John Paitaridis

John Paitaridis

CEO

CyberCX

Adam De Cata

Adam De Cata

Head of Partnerships

Run It Wild (Decentraland)

Adam McBride

Adam McBride

NFT Archeologist

The Adam McBride Show

Adriana Belotti

Adriana Belotti

Community Builder & Podcaster

Alana Kushnir

Alana Kushnir

Art Lawyer

Guest Work Agency

Ally Haire

Ally Haire

Developer Advocate

Filecoin 

Anthony Sassano

Anthony Sassano

Ethereum Educator

Into The Ether

Anurag Soin

Anurag Soin

Digital Asset Services - Product Lead

ANZ

Arran

Arran

Co-Founder

Divergence

Betty

Betty

Founder

Deadfellaz

Benji

Benji

AI Goanna

Brett Harrison

Brett Harrison

President

FTX.US

Bianca Musico

Bianca Musico

Co-Founder

Aussie Mates

Boot

Boot

Founder

The Lucid Planet

Bronwen Clune

Bronwen Clune

ChiefMo

Crypto Art Appreciation Society

Caroline Bowler

Caroline Bowler

CEO

BTC Markets

Chris Smith

Chris Smith

Founder & CEO

Big Esports

Christopher Liquin

Christopher Liquin

Director of Strategy

VaynerNFT

Danielle Weber

Danielle Weber

Creator

Danielle’s Artwork

David Elliott

David Elliott

Head of Commercial Operations

AFL

Dimitrios Salampasis

Dimitrios Salampasis

Director, Master of Financial Technologies

Swinbourne University

Domino

Domino


Lyricist, Artist, Storyteller


@dominosmusic


Francois Schonken

Francois Schonken

COO

Growing Data

Friendly Jameson

Friendly Jameson

Collector & Host

Friendly Jameson

Giant Swan

Giant Swan

Virtual Reality Artist

Giant Swan

Greg Oakford

Greg Oakford

Co-Founder

NFT Fest Aus

GT Sewell

GT Sewell

Creative Mentor/Advisor

 4RD4DE

Harri

Harri

Co-Founder

Divergence

Holger Arians

Holger Arians

CEO

Banxa

Jaime Schmidt

Jaime Schmidt

Co-Founder

BFF, Crypto Packaged Goods and Color Capital

Jane Louise

Jane Louise

Curator - Artist & Collector Relations

 4RD4DE

Jasmine Mansbridge

Jasmine Mansbridge

Artist

Jasminemansbridge.com

Jessica Renden

Jessica Renden

Chief Operating Officer

Cointree

Jeremy Loeliger

Jeremy Loeliger

Commissioner

NBL

Joan Norton

Joan Norton

Senior Commercial Strategy Manager

Cricket Australia

Joan Westenberg

Joan Westenberg

Head of Marketing

MODA DAO

Johnson Xu

Johnson Xu

Research & Investing

GBV Capital

Jordan Michaelidis

Jordan Michaelidis

Head of Partnerships

CoinJar

Joseph Roccisano

Joseph Roccisano

Blockchain Consultant

Growing Data

Kaia Myers-Stewart

Kaia Myers-Stewart

Head of Product

BitCore

Kain Warwick

Kain Warwick

Founder

Synthetix

Katie Tholo

Katie Tholo

Director

Satellite & Run It Wild

Lasanka Perera

Lasanka Perera

COO

Independent Reserve

Leah Callon-Butler

Leah Callon-Butler

Director

Emfarsis

Lisa Mayer

Lisa Mayer

CEO & Co-Founder

Boss Beauties

Lisa Teh

Lisa Teh

Co-Founder

Mooning

Marc-O-Matic

Marc-O-Matic

Artist

Marc-O-Matic

Mark Carnegie

Mark Carnegie

Founder

MH Carnegie

Mark Lowe

Mark Lowe

Co-Founder

NFTCatcher.io & NFT MELBOURNE

Matty (aka DCL Blogger)

Matty (aka DCL Blogger)

Founder

The Metakey 

Michael Bacina

Michael Bacina

Partner

Piper Alderman

Michael Gu

Michael Gu

CEO

Boxmining 

Michael

Michael

Community & Content Lead

The Metakey

Mik Naayem

Mik Naayem

Co-Founder

Dapper Labs

Renae Redgen

Renae Redgen

Community Manager

BFF

Ray Brown

Ray Brown

Head of Marketing

Coinspot

Ridley Plummer

Ridley Plummer

Metaverse & NFT Manager

Tennis Australia

Roshan Ghadamian

Roshan Ghadamian


 Co-Founder


 DAO Under

Samira Tollo

Samira Tollo

Chief Technology Officer

Elbaite

Ryan Carson

Ryan Carson

COO

The PROOF Collective

Sarah Grace Worboys

Sarah Grace Worboys

Angel Investor

Sarah May

Sarah May

CMO

RUN IT WILD

Steve Morlando

Steve Morlando

Owner

NFTeams 

Steve Vallas

Steve Vallas

CEO

Blockchain Australia

Susan Corbisiero

Susan Corbisiero

Director

Global Business & Talent Attraction Taskforce

Theo Kanellopoulos

Theo Kanellopoulos

Co-Founder

Lucky NFT

Tim Lea

Tim Lea

CEO

Walking Between Worlds

Tristan Yver

Tristan Yver

Head of Strategy

FTX.US

Trey Ratcliffe

Trey Ratcliffe

Owner

StuckInCustoms.com & TreyRatcliff.com

wil

wil

the littles

Yasmin Shima

Yasmin Shima

Founder and Artist

Year of the Woman

Yvonne Adele

Yvonne Adele

MC & Mentor

Zeneca

Zeneca

Founder

ZenAcademy

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