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Blockchain is growing. Payments will remain the main application for some time, but use cases in other fields are up and running or will be developed in the near future. A high potential for monetizing can be identified – amongst others – in the fields of IoT/Industry 4.0, supply chains, compliance, certification, legal processes, identity management and security. This networking conference connects professionals from corporates, SMBs, startups and solution providers interested in Blockchain use cases.

The combination of different use cases and processes enables smart contracts. Blockchain solutions are cheap and easy to start with. Compared to classical crypto technologies Blockchains are more pragmatic which means more potential for widespread acceptance. They may well be key in aligning existing and future business models with higher legal or market-driven standards in data security. Blockchains could change the economy because they can change the way business partners evaluate each other. They boost transparency without compromising data protection and privacy. The disadvantages of low speed and high energy consumption can be tackled by smart architecture combining Blockchain with other technologies. A main source of monetization is the elimination of intermediary players so far necessary to enable trust between business partners. The elimination of banks in the process of Bitcoin payments is a good example.

  • Identifying promising Blockchain use cases
  • Aligning Blockchain and strategy
  • Best organizational approaches
  • Blockchain as comprehensive IoT trust protocol
  • Blockchain in SCM and logistics
  • Blockchain in Industry 4.0
  • Payments and cryptocurrency
  • Blockchains in identity and security management
  • Blockchain in certification processes
  • Blockchain in legal processes
  • Blockchain in public sector and e-government
  • New P2P business models
  • Blockchain in customer interaction and KYC
  • Smart contracts and combination of processes
  • Blockchain as trust and transparency enabler

Philippe Meyer, Head of Innovation, Avaloq

Integrating Cryptocurrencies into Core Banking Platforms

  • Why there is a need for cryptocurrency issuing
  • Security and compliance challenges
  • Tokenization markets

Dr. Andreas Schröter, Executive Vice President & MD, DNV-GL

Use Case: Blockchain Application in the Energy Industry

Olivier Roucloux, Managing Director, finoryx

Facilitating Credit Access for Emerging Markets SMEs with Security Tokens

  • Why SMEs in emerging markets have difficulties to borrow money
  • How Digital Assets can solve it
  • How emerging markets investors can benefit from it

Rafael Cayuela, Corporate Chief Economist & Strategy Director, The Dow Chemical Company

Blockchain Use Cases in the Chemical Industry

Olivier Gazon, CEO, Sustainable Base

Workshop: Solving Blockchain Velocity and Privacy Issues

  • Blockchains are too slow - is this really true?
  • How to achieve a DLT performance of 1'000 transactions/user/second
  • DLT data privacy; How to combine GDPR with DLT and Big Data

Jürg Baltensperger, CEO JayBee, Lecturer at HWZ

Blockchain Regulation in Switzerland and other Jurisdictions

  • Compliance for Blockchain companies: AML & sanctions, VQF membership
  • Cooperation between blockchain companies and banks
  • A stable regulatory environment is a driver for Blockchain company hubs
  • Risk-based approach for compliance in Blockchain projects
  • Business Case Utrust

Filipe Costa, CIO & Founder, UTRUST

Blockchain Regulation in Switzerland and other Jurisdictions

  • Compliance for Blockchain companies: AML & sanctions, VQF membership
  • Cooperation between blockchain companies and banks
  • A stable regulatory environment is a driver for Blockchain company hubs
  • Risk-based approach for compliance in Blockchain projects
  • Business Case Utrust

Volker Brendel, CTO, KODAKOne

Blockchain and Big Data – Merger of the Future / Use Case KODAKOne

  • For some business models the connection of a central big data hub with a distributed ledger makes sense
  • Blockchain will not replace existing data management solutions, because it is too slow
  • Nevertheless in these key fields DLT applications add enormous value: Auditing, Provenience, Digital Assets, Collaboration
  • All these fields are part of KODAKOne, an image rights management platform
  • Challenges: Integration, scale, trust, privacy, demand and chain
  • Solutions and lessons learned, Recommendations

Hélie d'Hautefort, CEO, Globcoin

Business Case: Blockchain-based Multicurrency Payments Platform

  • Benefits of stablecoins to be used as means of payments
  • What is the added value of a multi-currency backed payment token
  • Some real use cases

Michael Lustenberger, Research Associate, ZHAW School of Management and Law

Overcoming Current Supply Chain Challenges with Blockchain

  • Current Challenges in Supply Chains
  • Results & Findings of two ZHAW Case Studies
  • Future Research

Pablo Naicker, Global Head of Digital Transformation, The Adecco Group

Business Case: Blockchain and the Future of Recruiting

  • Creating a blockchain-based "talent passport" as a holistic and valid view on a person's talents
  • Owned and controlled by the talent
  • Shareable with any employer or intermediary
  • Verified through a federated ecosystem
  • Benefits: Speed, user experience, cost, compliance

Vivek Anand, Founder, Workonomix

Business Case: Blockchain and the Future of Recruiting

  • Creating a blockchain-based "talent passport" as a holistic and valid view on a person's talents
  • Owned and controlled by the talent
  • Shareable with any employer or intermediary
  • Verified through a federated ecosystem
  • Benefits: Speed, user experience, cost, compliance

Florian Spychiger, Research Associate, ZHAW School of Management and Law

Overcoming Current Supply Chain Challenges with Blockchain

  • Current Challenges in Supply Chains
  • Results & Findings of two ZHAW Case Studies
  • Future Research

Vladimir Petrov, PhD research fellow, University of Zurich

Trading Digital Assets on Blockchain-based Marketplaces

  • The Lykke case: Building a global marketplace for the free exchange of financial assets
  • Current scientific trends in the crypto landscape
  • Future Blockchain ideas at Lykke

TimeActivity17th of September
7:45Start of registration
8:45Opening by CINTONA
9:00Integrating Cryptocurrencies into Core Banking Platforms
  • Why there is a need for cryptocurrency issuing
  • Security and compliance challenges
  • Tokenization markets
    Philippe Meyer, Head of Innovation, Avaloq
  • 9:30Use Case: Blockchain Application in the Energy Industry

    Dr. Andreas Schröter, Executive Vice President & MD, DNV-GL
    10:00Facilitating Credit Access for Emerging Markets SMEs with Security Tokens
  • Why SMEs in emerging markets have difficulties to borrow money
  • How Digital Assets can solve it
  • How emerging markets investors can benefit from it
    Olivier Roucloux, Managing Director, finoryx
  • 10:30Coffee Break / Networking Session 1
    10:45Networking Session 2 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    11:15Networking Session 3 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    11:45Networking Session 4 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    12:15Networking Session 5 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    12:45Lunch / Networking Session 6
    13:45Overcoming Current Supply Chain Challenges with Blockchain
  • Current Challenges in Supply Chains
  • Results & Findings of two ZHAW Case Studies
  • Future Research
    Michael Lustenberger & Florian Spychiger, Research Associates, ZHAW School of Management and Law

  • 14:15Business Case: Blockchain and the Future of Recruiting
  • Creating a blockchain-bases "talent passport" as a holistic and valid view on a person's talents
  • Owned and controlled by the talent
  • Shareable with any employer or intermediary
  • Verified through a federated ecosystem
  • Benefits: Speed, user experience, cost, compliance
    Pablo Naicker, Global Head of Digital Transformation, The Adecco Group & Vivek Anand, Founder, Workonomix

  • 14:45Trading Digital Assets on Blockchain-based Marketplaces
  • The Lykke case: Building a global marketplace for the free exchange of financial assets
  • Current scientific trends in the crypto landscape
  • Future Blockchain ideas at Lykke
    Vladimir Petrov, PhD research fellow, University of Zurich
  • 15:15Coffee Break / Networking Session 7
    15:30Networking Session 8 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions

    Workshop (1h): Solving Blockchain Velocity and Privacy Issues
  • Blockchains are too slow - is this really true?
  • How to achieve a DLT performance of 1'000 transactions/user/second
  • DLT data privacy; How to combine GDPR with DLT and Big Data
    Olivier Gazon, CEO, Sustainable Base

  • 16:00Networking Session 9 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    16:30Blockchain Use Cases in the Chemical Industry

    Rafael Cayuela, Corporate Chief Economist & Strategy Director, The Dow Chemical Company
    17:00Blockchain and Big Data – Merger of the Future / Use Case KODAKOne
  • For some business models the connection of a central big data hub with a distributed ledger makes sense
  • Blockchain will not replace existing data management solutions, because it is too slow
  • Nevertheless in these key fields DLT applications add enormous value: Auditing, Provenience, Digital Assets, Collaboration
  • All these fields are part of KODAKOne, an image rights management platform
  • Challenges: Integration, scale, trust, privacy, demand and chain
    Solutions and lessons learned, Recommendations
    Volker Brendel, CTO, KODAKOne
  • 17:30Blockchain Regulation in Switzerland and other Jurisdictions
  • Compliance for Blockchain companies: AML & sanctions, VQF membership
  • Cooperation between blockchain companies and banks
  • A stable regulatory environment is a driver for Blockchain company hubs
  • Risk-based approach for compliance in Blockchain projects
  • Business Case Utrust
    Jürg Baltensperger, CEO JayBee, Lecturer at HWZ
  • 18:00Business Case: Blockchain-based Multicurrency Payments Platform
  • Benefits of stablecoins to be used as means of payments
  • What is the added value of a multi-currency backed payment token
  • Some real use cases
    Hélie d'Hautefort, CEO, Globcoin
  • 18:30Apéro at the Hotel Bar
    TimeActivity17th of September
    7:45Start of registration
    8:45Opening by CINTONA
    9:00Integrating Cryptocurrencies into Core Banking Platforms
  • Why there is a need for cryptocurrency issuing
  • Security and compliance challenges
  • Tokenization markets
    Philippe Meyer, Head of Innovation, Avaloq
  • 9:30Use Case: Blockchain Application in the Energy Industry

    Dr. Andreas Schröter, Executive Vice President & MD, DNV-GL
    10:00Facilitating Credit Access for Emerging Markets SMEs with Security Tokens
  • Why SMEs in emerging markets have difficulties to borrow money
  • How Digital Assets can solve it
  • How emerging markets investors can benefit from it
    Olivier Roucloux, Managing Director, finoryx
  • 10:30Coffee Break / Networking Session 1
    10:45Networking Session 2 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    11:15Networking Session 3 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    11:45Networking Session 4 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    12:15Networking Session 5 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    12:45Lunch / Networking Session 6
    13:45Overcoming Current Supply Chain Challenges with Blockchain
  • Current Challenges in Supply Chains
  • Results & Findings of two ZHAW Case Studies
  • Future Research
    Michael Lustenberger & Florian Spychiger, Research Associates, ZHAW School of Management and Law

  • 14:15Business Case: Blockchain and the Future of Recruiting
  • Creating a blockchain-bases "talent passport" as a holistic and valid view on a person's talents
  • Owned and controlled by the talent
  • Shareable with any employer or intermediary
  • Verified through a federated ecosystem
  • Benefits: Speed, user experience, cost, compliance
    Pablo Naicker, Global Head of Digital Transformation, The Adecco Group & Vivek Anand, Founder, Workonomix

  • 14:45Trading Digital Assets on Blockchain-based Marketplaces
  • The Lykke case: Building a global marketplace for the free exchange of financial assets
  • Current scientific trends in the crypto landscape
  • Future Blockchain ideas at Lykke
    Vladimir Petrov, PhD research fellow, University of Zurich
  • 15:15Coffee Break / Networking Session 7
    15:30Networking Session 8 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions

    Workshop (1h): Solving Blockchain Velocity and Privacy Issues
  • Blockchains are too slow - is this really true?
  • How to achieve a DLT performance of 1'000 transactions/user/second
  • DLT data privacy; How to combine GDPR with DLT and Big Data
    Olivier Gazon, CEO, Sustainable Base

  • 16:00Networking Session 9 (parallel activities)
    Meetings with peers, experts and solution providers / Solution room / Open roundtable discussions
    16:30Blockchain Use Cases in the Chemical Industry

    Rafael Cayuela, Corporate Chief Economist & Strategy Director, The Dow Chemical Company
    17:00Blockchain and Big Data – Merger of the Future / Use Case KODAKOne
  • For some business models the connection of a central big data hub with a distributed ledger makes sense
  • Blockchain will not replace existing data management solutions, because it is too slow
  • Nevertheless in these key fields DLT applications add enormous value: Auditing, Provenience, Digital Assets, Collaboration
  • All these fields are part of KODAKOne, an image rights management platform
  • Challenges: Integration, scale, trust, privacy, demand and chain
    Solutions and lessons learned, Recommendations
    Volker Brendel, CTO, KODAKOne
  • 17:30Blockchain Regulation in Switzerland and other Jurisdictions
  • Compliance for Blockchain companies: AML & sanctions, VQF membership
  • Cooperation between blockchain companies and banks
  • A stable regulatory environment is a driver for Blockchain company hubs
  • Risk-based approach for compliance in Blockchain projects
  • Business Case Utrust
    Jürg Baltensperger, CEO JayBee, Lecturer at HWZ
  • 18:00Business Case: Blockchain-based Multicurrency Payments Platform
  • Benefits of stablecoins to be used as means of payments
  • What is the added value of a multi-currency backed payment token
  • Some real use cases
    Hélie d'Hautefort, CEO, Globcoin
  • 18:30Apéro at the Hotel Bar

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    • Up to 12 1to1 Meetings
    • Detailed Matchmaking
    • Workshop Hosting (first come - first serve)
    • Official Solution Partner with Marketing Package

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    • Up to 12 1to1 Meetings
    • Detailed Matchmaking
    • Workshop Hosting (first come - first serve)
    • Official Solution Partner with Marketing Package

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