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Bitcoin Conference Kiev is a unique conference on cryptocurrency designed to answer such questions as: what Bitcoin is, why it is needed and why Ukraine stands a good chance of becoming ideological center of the global Bitcoin community.

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Ukrainian fintech market can boast the development of blockchain technologies. A group of specialists has been formed in Kiev, and thanks to their efforts the country is among top-3 regulators of blockchain trends. Here you can find everything what is needed for gathering major players of blockchain community of CIS countries and Europe.

That’s what we are doing: on 23 September 2016 Smile-Expo will organize 3rd Annual Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Kiev and unite everyone who is interested in blockchain and cryptocurrency at the third annual platform for likeminded people.

Will be present: founders of crypto platforms and blockchain-based services, representatives of Ukrainian national and foreign banks, entrepreneurs (developers, financiers, and lawyers), investors, authors of smart devices and application solutions.

Choose the needed level – for experts, beginners and developers – and get an array of useful information just in one day.

Expert. We will discuss cases, operation of blockchain-based services, internet security, investment activities, prospects of mining, smart contracts, stock exchange instruments, as well as latest news. Separate reports will be devoted to initiatives at the domestic level:  creation of blockchain-based management tools and position of national regulators of different countries.

Developer. We will have a look at blockchain services in action. We will learn how smart devices work and how code is written for them. For any technical question or practice – come here.

Rookie. For those who are always hearing about bitcoin, blockchain and smart contracts, but do not fully understand what it is. Specialists will explain the main notions step by step, and will mention what projects can be built on the basis of blockchain. Just in one day you will get all needed information about cryptocurrencies and blockchain, from different perspectives.

 

We welcome experts, as well as anyone who wants to know more about blockchain and bitcoin! 

  • Ukraine is leader in the number of Bitcoin-entrepreneurs.
  • Ukraine is among the top ten countries in the world by the number of Bitcoin nodes in global Bitcoin network.
  • Ukrainians earn about 15 percent of all funds for mining, providing their computing power for Bitcoin.
  • Ukraine is among the world's top five countries for the quality of training and quantity of IT experts.
Conference program
Hall Rookie
10:00
Bitcoin. Simply about difficult
Max Krupyshev

Founder of Satoshi Square Ukraine and Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine

11:00
Mining. How doest it appear? And why?
12:00
Wallets.Safety when using Bitcoin. What your parents didn't tell you.
Oleg Kudrenko

Independent Bitcoin developer working on the Western market. An expert in e-commerce - 6 years of experience. More than 10 years of experience in programming. He has been working with Bitcoin since 2014. Currently he is engaged in development of Bitcoin projects.

13:00
Cryptotrading - fear and loathing of Wall Street
Kir Kelevra
14:00
Blocckhain technolohies and Bitcoin 2.0
Hall Pro
Session 1. Finance
10:00
Opening remarks - CryptoRus
Michael Chobanian

Graduate of Bsc Economics and EMBA programs in London, New York and Hong Kong. Is a founder of the first bitcoin agency in Ukraine. First to sell bitcoins for local currency, over the counter, in the Eastern Europe. Managed first 3G operator in Ukraine  from 2005 till 2009. Open source and android enthusiast. True believer in bitcoin idea. One of the founders of the Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine (BFU).

 

11:00
State of the Industry
11:30
Challenges for National Banks
11:50
The Age of National Crypto
12:10
Blockchain in Capital Markets
Session 2. Fintech
12:30
The future of exchanges
12:50
Bitcoin trading and regulation in Switzerland
Fabian Hediger
13:10
Core banking systems of tomorrow
13:30
Hyperledger: main components and usability in business
Karolina Marzantowicz
Session 3. Govtech
13:50
GovTech market overview
14:10
eAuction 3.0
14:30
Blockchain land registry
14:50
Smart contracts
Artem Tolkachev

Specialty: 

Analysis of the legal risks of Internet projects, legal support of Internet projects, intellectual property protection, the resolution of legal disputes about human rights on the Internet. 

Active participant of bitcoin-discussions, the speaker of the first conference of the crypto currency Bitcoin Conference Russia

Hall Developer
10:00
Analysis of Proof of Stake algorithms
Johann Barbie
10:30
Master-class: Developing of Ethereum based smart-contract
Oleksii Matiiasevych
11:15
Smart-contracts platform Lisk
12:00
Mining in the garage: compilation and adjustment of mining-station
13:00
COIN BATTLE: NXT vs Ethereum VS Bitcoin VS Lisk VS Bitshares
14:00
Master-class: Developing of server-less app using Ethereum (or Lisk) and React
14:45
Live Security Test
15:45
Typical mistakes of cryptocurrency projects architecture and security
16:45
Ripple & Stellar: Elephant in the room
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Max Krupyshev
COO at Cubits
Max Krupyshev
COO at Cubits

Founder of Satoshi Square Ukraine and Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine

Oleg Kudrenko
Independent Bitcoin developer
Oleg Kudrenko
Independent Bitcoin developer

Independent Bitcoin developer working on the Western market. An expert in e-commerce - 6 years of experience. More than 10 years of experience in programming. He has been working with Bitcoin since 2014. Currently he is engaged in development of Bitcoin projects.

Kir Kelevra
CEO at Bitup.io
Kir Kelevra
CEO at Bitup.io
Michael Chobanian
Founder of Kuna bitcoin agency
Michael Chobanian
Founder of Kuna bitcoin agency

Graduate of Bsc Economics and EMBA programs in London, New York and Hong Kong. Is a founder of the first bitcoin agency in Ukraine. First to sell bitcoins for local currency, over the counter, in the Eastern Europe. Managed first 3G operator in Ukraine  from 2005 till 2009. Open source and android enthusiast. True believer in bitcoin idea. One of the founders of the Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine (BFU).

 

Fabian Hediger
Основатель Bitcoin Suisse AG
Fabian Hediger
Основатель Bitcoin Suisse AG
Karolina Marzantowicz
IBM Distinguished Engineer, Member IBM Academy of Technology
Karolina Marzantowicz
IBM Distinguished Engineer, Member IBM Academy of Technology
Artem Tolkachev
Managing partner at Tolkachev & Partners Law firm
Artem Tolkachev
Managing partner at Tolkachev & Partners Law firm

Specialty: 

Analysis of the legal risks of Internet projects, legal support of Internet projects, intellectual property protection, the resolution of legal disputes about human rights on the Internet. 

Active participant of bitcoin-discussions, the speaker of the first conference of the crypto currency Bitcoin Conference Russia

Johann Barbie
Technologist at Ocolin
Johann Barbie
Technologist at Ocolin
Oleksii Matiiasevych
Engineering Project Manager at Ambisafe
Oleksii Matiiasevych
Engineering Project Manager at Ambisafe
Place
September 23, 2016,
Congress Hall Cosmopolite, 6 V. Hetmana Street
Kiev, Ukraine