Speakers

Master of Ceremonies

Lorien Gamaroff (RSA)

Lorien Gamaroff (RSA)

CEO of Bankymoon and Co-founder/CEO of Centbee

Andrew Keys

Andrew Keys (US)

Andrew Keys (US)

Head of Global Business Development at ConsenSys and Co-founder of ConsenSys Capital

Tanya Knowles

Tanya Knowles (RSA)

Tanya Knowles (RSA)

Managing Executive of Fractal Solutions, a Division of Strate (Pty) Ltd

Farzam Ehsani

Farzam Ehsani (RSA)

Farzam Ehsani (RSA)

Leader of Rand Merchant Bank’s Blockchain Initiative

Llewellyn Morkel

Llewellyn Morkel (RSA)

Llewellyn Morkel (RSA)

Founder of ProsperiProp

Alexia Christie

Alexia Christie

Alexia Christie

Partner at Webber Wentzel

Call for Papers

The Call for Papers is now closed.

Themes for the conference will be:

Use Cases
Use cases including payments, settlements, supply chain management, record keeping, file storage, proving of ownership, smart contracts, blockchain as a service and identity management. Hear from some of the most prominent startups in South Africa on how they are using this technology to solve real problems.

Regulatory Environment
Hear how blockchain technology can improve transparency, audit trails and transaction reporting to ease regulatory and compliance processes as well as how regulators are considering regulating cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology.

Technology Hurdles
Concerns around performance, scalability and blockchain infrastructure and the implementation of blockchain systems.