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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.

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Tom Bilyeu

Tom Bilyeu

Co-Founder

Impact Theory

Sophie McKendry

Sophie McKendry

External Affairs

Koji Capital

Jon Deane

Jon Deane

CEO

Trovio Group

Ronit Ghose

Ronit Ghose

Global Head, Banking, Fintech & Digital Assets

Citibank

Jessica Renden

Jessica Renden

Chief Operating Officer

Cointree

Yasmin Shima

Yasmin Shima

Founder & Artist

Year of the Woman

Renae Redgen

Renae Redgen

Community Manager

BFF

Boot

Boot

Founder

The Lucid Planet

Domino

Domino


Lyricist, Artist, Storyteller


@dominosmusic


Mik Naayem

Mik Naayem

Co-Founder

Dapper Labs

Friendly Jameson

Friendly Jameson

Collector & Host

Friendly Jameson

Anurag Soin

Anurag Soin

Digital Asset Services - Product Lead

ANZ

Zeneca

Zeneca

Founder

ZenAcademy

Lisa Mayer

Lisa Mayer

CEO & Co-Founder

Boss Beauties

Francois Schonken

Francois Schonken

COO

Growing Data

Kris Marzalek

Kris Marzalek

CEO

Crypto.com

David Hoffman

David Hoffman

Co-Founder

Bankless

Ryan Sean Adams

Ryan Sean Adams

Co-Founder

Bankless

Sandeep Nailwal

Sandeep Nailwal

Co-Founder

Polygon

Howard Silby

Howard Silby

Chief Innovation Officer

NAB

Silvio Micali

Silvio Micali

Founder

Algorand

Mance Harmon

Mance Harmon

CEO

Hedera Hashgraph

Konstantin Richter

Konstantin Richter

CEO & Co-Founder

Blockdaemon

Christopher Liquin

Christopher Liquin

Director of Strategy

VaynerNFT

Steven Goldfeder

Steven Goldfeder

Co-Founder

Offchain Labs (Arbitrum)

Michael Gronager

Michael Gronager

Co-Founder & CEO

Chainalysis

Aaron Wright

Aaron Wright

Co-Founder

Tribute Labs

Carly Reilly

Carly Reilly

Host

Overpriced JPEGS 

David Yu

David Yu

CEO

ECOMI

A FEW OF OUR SPEAKERS

Senator Jane Hume

Senator Jane Hume

Minister

Superannuation, Financial Services and the Digital Economy

Sam Bankman-Fried

Sam Bankman-Fried

CEO

FTX

Kate Pounder

Kate Pounder

CEO

TechCouncil

John Paitaridis

John Paitaridis

CEO

CyberCX

Yat Siu

Yat Siu

Chairman & Managing Director

Animoca Brands

Senator Andrew Bragg

Senator Andrew Bragg

Liberal Senator

New South Wales

Lisa Wade

Lisa Wade

CEO

DigitalX

Karl Mohan

Karl Mohan

General Manager APAC

Crypto.com

Chloe White

Chloe White

Managing Director

Genesis Block

Adrian Przelozny

Adrian Przelozny

CEO

Independent Reserve

Caroline Bowler

Caroline Bowler

CEO

BTC Markets

Joni Pirovich

Joni Pirovich

Principal

Blockchain & Digital Assets

Christian Wigstrom

Christian Wigstrom

CEO

Monoova

Leigh Travers

Leigh Travers

CEO

Binance Australia

Brett Harrison

Brett Harrison

President

FTX.US

Ada Jonuse

Ada Jonuse

CEO & Co-Founder

Lympo

James Ferguson

James Ferguson

CEO

Immutable

Bianca Bates

Bianca Bates

Head of Wholesale Payments, Australia & New Zealand

J.P. Morgan

Kain Warwick

Kain Warwick

Founder

Synthetix

Simon Cant

Simon Cant

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Reinventure

Natasha Blycha

Natasha Blycha

Managing Director

Stirling & Rose

Laszlo Peter

Laszlo Peter

Head of Blockchain Services

KPMG

Scott Farrell

Scott Farrell

Partner

KWM

Carolyn Breeze

Carolyn Breeze

CCO

Zepto

Tim Bass

Tim Bass

CEO & Co-Founder

Block8

Andrew Gee

Andrew Gee

Executive Director

Macquarie Bank

Sarah Hickey

Sarah Hickey

Partner

PWC

Michael Bacina

Michael Bacina

Partner

Piper Alderman

Hannah Glass

Hannah Glass

Senior Associate

King & Wood Mallesons

Samira Tollo

Samira Tollo

Chief Technology Officer

Elbaite

Gayan Benedict

Gayan Benedict

CTO

Salesforce

Ryan McCall

Ryan McCall

CEO

Zerocap

Niki Ariyasinghe

Niki Ariyasinghe

Head of Business

Chainlink Labs

Susan Brown

Susan Brown

Partner

Deloitte Digital Australia

Mark Carnegie

Mark Carnegie

Founder

MH Carnegie

Robbie Ferguson

Robbie Ferguson

Co-Founder & President

Immutable

Sarah Grace Worboys

Sarah Grace Worboys

Angel Investor

Susan Corbisiero

Susan Corbisiero

Director

Global Business & Talent Attraction Taskforce

Alexander Maron

Alexander Maron

Head of Operational Risk

Volt Bank

Danielle Marie

Danielle Marie

Founder

ShesBlockchainSavvy

Caitlin Long

Caitlin Long

Founder & CEO

Avanti Financial Group

Loretta Joseph

Loretta Joseph

Senior Consultant

 Digital Assets Financial Intelligence

John Bassilios

John Bassilios

Partner

Hall & Wilcox

Jack Deeb

Jack Deeb

COO

Mycelium

Adriana Belotti

Adriana Belotti

Community Builder & Podcaster

Leah Callon-Butler

Leah Callon-Butler

Director

Emfarsis

Jason Lee

Jason Lee

COO

Algorand Foundation

Todd Lenfield

Todd Lenfield

Country Manager

Chainalysis

Karen Cohen

Karen Cohen

Founder & Director

Emerging Tech Talent

Theo Kanellopoulos

Theo Kanellopoulos

Co-Founder

Lucky NFT

Clint Arthur

Clint Arthur

Co-Founder

Ocean Floor Music

Sam Cutri

Sam Cutri

Co-Founder

Ocean Floor Music

Rob Allen

Rob Allen

SVP Ecosystem Acceleration

HBAR Foundation

Mark Gustowski

Mark Gustowski

Managing Director

Innovation Architect

Nathan Halliday

Nathan Halliday

Country Manager

Zipmex

Chloe Chen

Chloe Chen

Director of Compliance

Binance Australia

Scott Hudson

Scott Hudson

General Manager

Computershare

Marc Adams

Marc Adams

Senior Executive Lead, Strategic Intelligence

ASIC

Cath Whitaker

Cath Whitaker

CEO

SelfWealth

Michael Shaulov

Michael Shaulov

CEO & Co-Founder

Fireblocks

Janine Grainger

Janine Grainger

CEO & Co-Founder

EasyCrypto

Alex Vynokur

Alex Vynokur

CEO

BetaShares

Austin Lewinsmith

Austin Lewinsmith

Co-Founder

Blockchain Collective

Richelle Cox

Richelle Cox

Creative & Content Lead

Blockchain Australia

Ian Love

Ian Love

Founder & CEO

BCA.Fund

Natalie Brunell

Natalie Brunell

Host

Coin Stories

Katrina Donaghy

Katrina Donaghy

CEO & Co-Founder

Civic Ledger

Ronald M. Tucker

Ronald M. Tucker

Founder & Chairman Emeritus

ADCA

Fred Schebesta

Fred Schebesta

Co-Founder

Finder

Steve Vallas

Steve Vallas

CEO

Blockchain Australia

Katie Heathcote

Katie Heathcote

Associate Director Technology

InvestNSW

JHL

JHL

Project Core Developer

Serum

Joan Norton

Joan Norton

Senior Commercial Strategy Manager

Cricket Australia

Alana Kushnir

Alana Kushnir

Art Lawyer

Guest Work Agency

Pat McNab

Pat McNab

Co-Founder

Mycelium & Tracer DAO

Greg Oakford

Greg Oakford

Co-Founder

NFT Fest

Jeff Yew

Jeff Yew

CEO

Monochrome Asset Management

David Mack

David Mack

Head of Investments

Koji Capital

Kelsie Nabben

Kelsie Nabben

Researcher

RMIT 

Greg Valles

Greg Valles

Managing Director

Valles Accountants

Harry Papacharissiou

Harry Papacharissiou

Developer

Chainlink Labs

Michele Levine

Michele Levine

Special Counsel

The Fold Legal

Susannah Wilkinson

Susannah Wilkinson

Digital Law Lead APAC

Herbert Smith Freehills

Dimitrios Salampasis

Dimitrios Salampasis

Director, Master of Financial Technologies

Swinbourne University

Mark Bland

Mark Bland

Financial Service Lawyer

Mills Oakley

Rebecca Schot-Guppy

Rebecca Schot-Guppy

Director

Firemark Ventures

Adam Poulton

Adam Poulton

Managing Director

Get Paid in Bitcoin

Liya Dashkina

Liya Dashkina

Head of Investor Relations

Reinventure

Danielle Gearce

Danielle Gearce

Senior Vice President

Northern Trust

Matty (DCL Blogger)

Matty (DCL Blogger)

Founder

The Metakey

Steve Morlando

Steve Morlando

Owner

NFTeams 

Sarah May

Sarah May

CMO

RUN IT WILD

Danielle Weber

Danielle Weber

Director

Danielle’s Artwork

Nigel Dobson

Nigel Dobson

Banking Services Portfolio Lead

ANZ

Jeremy Loeliger

Jeremy Loeliger

Commissioner

NBL

Amy-Rose Goodey

Amy-Rose Goodey

Operations Manager

Blockchain Australia

Steve Weston

Steve Weston

Co-Founder & CEO

Volt Bank

Brooks Entwistle

Brooks Entwistle

SVP of Global Customer Success and Managing Director of APAC and MENA

Ripple

Ryan Carson

Ryan Carson

COO

The Proof Collective

Cathie Armour

Cathie Armour

Commissioner

ASIC

Evan Gallager

Evan Gallager

Principal Specialist

AUSTRAC

Jackson Zeng

Jackson Zeng

CEO

Caleb & Brown

Dominic Williams

Dominic Williams

Founder & Chief Scientist

Dfinity Foundation

Paul Derham

Paul Derham

Partner

Holley Nethercote

Lasanka Perera

Lasanka Perera

COO

Independent Reserve

Heath Behncke

Heath Behncke

Holon Global Investments

Managing Director

Alex Connolly

Alex Connolly

Co-Founder & CTO

Immutable

Ren Butler

Ren Butler

Labs Manager

WeWork

Yvonne Adele

Yvonne Adele

MC & Mentor

Rob Morris

Rob Morris

Founder & CEO

Prismatik

Nathan Bourne

Nathan Bourne

Senior Executive Leader, Market Infrastructure

ASIC

Michael Gu

Michael Gu

CEO

Boxmining 

Hong Fang

Hong Fang

CEO

OKCoin

Chris Smith

Chris Smith

Founder & CEO

Big Esports

Anthony Sassano

Anthony Sassano

Ethereum Education

Independent

Anthony Jones

Anthony Jones

Head of Innovation & Fintech

Visa AU

Effie Dimitropoulos

Effie Dimitropoulos

Executive General Manager

Novatti

Cory Klippsten

Cory Klippsten

CEO

SwanBitcoin.com

Paul Brody

Paul Brody

Global Blockchain Leader

Ernst & Young

Michael Kong

Michael Kong

CEO

Fantom

Daniel Bar

Daniel Bar

Venture Builder

Bitfwd

Ridley Plummer

Ridley Plummer

Metaverse & NFT Manager

Tennis Australia

Ally Haire

Ally Haire

Developer Advocate

Filecoin

Giant Swan

Giant Swan

Virtual Reality Artist

A Giant Swan

Adam McBride

Adam McBride

NFT Archeologist

The Adam McBride Show

Mehdi Zerouali

Mehdi Zerouali

Director

Sigma Prime

Sophie Gilder

Sophie Gilder

Head of Blockchain & Digital Assets

CBA

Ian Taylor

Ian Taylor

Head of Equity Capital Markets Australia and New Zealand

Goldman Sachs

Megan Monroe

Megan Monroe

TBD Compliance Lead

Block

Kristin Smith

Kristin Smith

Executive Director

Blockchain Association

John Henderson

John Henderson

General Partner

AirTree

Brendon Howe

Brendon Howe

VP / GM

VMWare

Kieran Warwick

Kieran Warwick

Co-Founder

Illuvium

Ray Mogg

Ray Mogg

Tracer DAO

Lucas Cullen

Lucas Cullen

Bitcoin Consultant

dltx

Peter Robinson

Peter Robinson

Blockchain Researcher

ConsenSys

Bridie Ohlson

Bridie Ohlson

CEO & Co-Founder

Geora

Gareth Simpson

Gareth Simpson

Head of Policy & Advocacy

Tech Council

Adam De Cata

Adam De Cata

Founder

RUN IT WILD

Benji

Benji

AI Goanna

AI Goanna

Bianca Musico

Bianca Musico

Director

Mint X

Danny Ryan

Danny Ryan

Ethereum Foundation

Giant Swan

Giant Swan

Virtual Reality Artist

Artist

GT

GT

Creative Mentor/Advisor

ARCADE

Jaime Schmidt

Jaime Schmidt

Co-Founder

BFF Crypto Packaged Goods & Color Capital

Jasmine Mansbridge

Jasmine Mansbridge

Artist

jasminemansbridge.com

Jane Louise

Jane Louise

Project Manager

Joan Westernberg

Joan Westernberg

Head of Marketing

MODA DAO

Joseph Roccisano

Joseph Roccisano

Blockchain Consultant

Growing Data

Katie Tholo

Katie Tholo

Director

Satellite & Run It Wild

Lisa Teh

Lisa Teh

Co-Founder

Mooning

Marc-O-Matic

Marc-O-Matic

Artist

Marc-O-Matic

Michael P

Michael P

Community & Content Lead

The Metakey

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wil

the littles

Roshan Ghadamian

Roshan Ghadamian


 Co-Founder


 DAO Under

Tim Lea

Tim Lea

CEO

Walking Between Worlds

Trey Ratcliffe

Trey Ratcliffe

Owner

StuckInCustoms.com & TreyRatcliff.com

Andrew Vranjes

Andrew Vranjes

VP of Sales and GM, APAC

Blockdaemon

Daniel Oon

Daniel Oon

Head of DeFi

Algorand Foundation

Egor Sidelska

Egor Sidelska

Co-founder & Director

Magnet Capital

Gwendolyn Regina

Gwendolyn Regina

Investment Director

Binance

 Gillian Findlay

Gillian Findlay

Chief Operating Officer

Immutable

Tristan Yver

Tristan Yver

Head of Strategy

FTX.US

Jordan Michaelidis

Jordan Michaelidis

Head of Partnerships

Coinjar

Holger Arians

Holger Arians

CEO

Banxa

Ray Brown

Ray Brown

Market Analyst

Coinspot

Jonathon Miller

Jonathon Miller

Managing Director

Kraken Australia

Scott Waller

Scott Waller

Associate Partner

Ernst & Young

James Elia

James Elia

General Manager Australia

CoinJar

Abhishek Maran

Abhishek Maran

Investment Analyst

Folklore Ventures

Sean Stuart

Sean Stuart

Investment Analyst

Aura Ventures

More speaker announcements coming soon…

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