9:45 am – 10:45 am

Opening: Introduction to Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology
History, definitions, details and business cases.

James Mitchell, Co-Founder, Bitwise IO
Bern Moorhead, Senior Director, Business Development, Cargill

 

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Security Tokens

How does Blockchain change investing? 

Jonathan D. Held, Founder, Managing Partner, WaterStreet Research Partners
Zachary J. Robins, Attorney, MESSERLI | KRAMER

 

Break for lunch

 

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Focus Session: Beyond Investing
Use-case examples of Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies across industries, plus a look at how companies are differentiating between using and investing in these emerging technologies. 

Daniel Dosch, Blockchain Consultant, Kaal Consulting
Cynthia Harrington, CFA, Managing Director, Sagespring Associates LLC
Sean Leighton, Vice President, Quality & Food Safety, Cargill
He Lu, Portfolio Manager, Incenter Portfolio Advisor
Lawrence Wang, Director of Digital Strategy Development, Cargill

 

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Expert Panel: The Digital Future
Wrestling with the ideas and visions that have been broadcast by those at the forefront of these emerging technologies. 

Daniel Dosch, Blockchain Consultant, Kaal Consulting
Bern Moorhead, Senior Director, Business Development, Cargill
Christopher Swanson, Senior Vice President - Product Innovation Director, US Bank