Prof. Dr. Bettina Schneider

Prof. Dr. Bettina Schneider has been working at the Institute for Information Systems since 2016 and is involved in research as well as education and training. Bettina Schneider holds a degree in business informatics and business education. She started her academic career in 2012 with a doctorate at the University of Koblenz-Landau on the topic

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Dr. Edward Obasi (Keynote Speaker)

A Chartered Accountant (CPA) and Doctorate Degree holder (Honoris Causa) with over eighteen (18+) years experience in full cycle and general ledger accounting, financial statements preparation, analysis, reporting, performance management, budgeting and forecast, variance analysis, Capital Expenditure reporting , KPI metrics reporting, branch banking, wealth and portfolio management, credit risk appraisal, management and internal controls.

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Charles Hoskinson (Keynote Speaker)

Charles Hoskinson is a Colorado-based technology entrepreneur and mathematician. He attended Metropolitan State University of Denver and University of Colorado Boulder to study analytic number theory before moving into cryptography through industry exposure. His professional experience includes founding three cryptocurrency-related start-ups – Invictus Innovations, Ethereum and IOHK – and he has held a variety of

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Yosuke Yoshida

Yosuke Yoshida is the former CEO of EMURGO Japan, where EMURGO Group was first established and started its entire business. Yoshida brings nearly 20 years of professional experience in M&A and business development and project management as the manager of Japan’s largest investment and cross-border trading company in the power sector. He has led multiple

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John Kamara

John Kamara is a Tech Entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience working in new market acquisitions across various technology verticals in Europe, America, Asia and Africa. John is one of Africa’s leading experts on how businesses can leverage key technology trends, transform organizations and drive competitive advantage for impact in industries including finance, agriculture, health,

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Briana Marbury

Briana Marbury serves as Executive Director of the Interledger Foundation, which aims to build access to financial pathways around the world. She brings 15 years of non-profit experience and leadership to the role, as well as a passion for promoting financial inclusion for all. As Executive Director, Briana’s goal is to educate and bring awareness

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Misha Lederman (Keynote Speaker)

Misha Lederman serves as the Director of Communication for Klever Finance, working alongside an outstanding team of writers, marketers, designers and analysts to educate the public and raise global awareness on the benefits of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. A political economist by education, Misha hosts the weekly show Klever Live, where he speaks with the

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Norbert Amankwaa Adomako

Norbert is the Chief of Communications and Community Manager at Metis and Founder of the KNUST Blockchain Hub, the largest student blockchain club in Africa providing free blockchain education to students in Ghana. Norbert is also a member of the Blockchain Education Network (BEN), which is also the largest and longest running network of students,

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Lane Kasselman

Kasselman has spent well over two decades consulting on public policy, crisis strategy and communications. He’s done so for blue chip and start-up companies, celebrities and influencers, political campaigns, public officials and nonprofits. Four years ago Kasselman co-founded Greenbrier to help companies and individuals avoid, manage and recover from crises, and has worked with clients

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Jeff Mei

Jeff Mei leads global expansion efforts for Huobi, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges. A Los Angeles native, Jeff began his career working in strategy and operations at a global investment bank. He later moved to Beijing, transitioning to the vibrant tech scene there. He worked for a travel startup and set up his

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