PREPARING FOR THE TOKENIZED FUTURE OF ASSETS IN LONDON 
After a successful staging in the capital in June, this one-day conference roadshow provides further comprehensive insights on the entire process of tokenizing a real-world asset. Tokenizing assets means lowering costs for issuers, but also improving transparency, efficiency and liquidity of real-world assets. The tokenization of real assets democratizes access to new investment opportunities and allows for fractional liquidation and ease of exchange with other investors.

Please see here the overview of the speakers who contributed to our successful Tokenized Assets events in May and June 2019. 

MASTERCLASS TOKENIZING REAL ESTATE ASSETS
Please also check out the deep dive Masterclass Tokenizing Real Estate Assets at Bartlett Real Estate Institute on Tuesday November 5.

Strategic Partners

  • Tokeny
  • NewAlchemy_logo
  • Huobi
  • TokenMarket
  • CMS

Event Partners

  • BREI_logo
  • AREF Primary Logo CMYK
  • TeamBlockchain
  • RELQD

PROGRAM
Tokenized Assets London
November 4, 2019
CMS London, 78 Cannon Street, London, EC4N 6AF

09.00 – 09.50

Registration  & Coffee

09.45 – 09.50

Opening of Conference

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Roelof Kramer
Director at The Future of Finance
The Netherlands

 

 

09.50 – 10.00

Welcoming words

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Charles Kerrigan
Partner at CMS
United Kingdom
Charles Kerrigan is a partner in the Banking & International Finance Team at CMS London.  

Charles acts on credit finance matters in the TMT sectors. He acts for funds, technology companies, governments and other institutions.
He is a leading expert on digital money, the law of payments, artificial intelligence and blockchain technology, giving strategic and technical advice to corporations, financial institutions and regulators. He sits on the Bank of England’s Financial Markets Law Committee on Virtual Currencies and chairs a panel at the Tomorrow’s Transactions (Digital Money) Forum. He has been named in the Blockchain Industry Landscape Overview 2018 as one of the UK’s leading influencers on blockchain.

10.00 – 10.20

Blockchain and Digital Assets potential impact on the property sector

Jonny Fry

Jonny Fry
CEO at TeamBlockchain
United Kingdom
Jonny has over 25 years’ experience as CEO of an asset management business which he floated in London with over £1 Billion under management. In addition to looking after private clients’ and institutions’ assets managing funds in the UK and overseas, Jonny is the co-founder of consulting firm TeamBlockchain as well as the British Blockchain Frontier Technology Association.

10.20 – 11.00

Panel: How to issue Digital Securities

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Ryan Hanley
Managing Director at TokenMarket
United Kingdom
Since 2016, the TokenMarket platform has raised over $315 million for more than 30 blockchain start-ups. Ryan is going to start our day with a quick overview of the changes in the token landscape as he’s been seeing them evolve over the last 12 – 18 months.

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Daniel Coheur
CCO at Tokeny

Luxembourg
Daniel is co-founder and CCO of Tokeny. In this role he can lever the experience of his corporate background, which centered around global growth of transactional based enterprises. In banking (Clearstream Banking owned by Deutsche Boerse), and telecommunication (Syniverse owned by The Carlyle Group). He is a genuine entrepreneur who mentored and funded several start-ups before creating his own investment boutique.  Daniel is also an adviser for StartUp42, a non-profit startup accelerator part of the EPITA, the Paris based Graduate School of Computer Engineering. 

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Philipp Pieper
Co-founder and council member at Swarm
Germany
Philipp is co-founder and CEO of Swarm – the Open Infrastructure For Digital Securities, that provides compliant market infrastructure for token issuers, exchanges and investor qualification providers. Philipp also co-founded Proximic (acquired by comScore), Loop Media and Bitadel and has been engaged in decentralized technologies and crypto asset trading since 2015. He is also a startup investor and mentor e.g. at Singularity University & StartX. Member of the AIMA blockchain committee and Digital Currency Trade Association (DCTA).

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Moderator: Nils Veenstra
CEO at New Alchemy
USA

Over the last three years, New Alchemy has managed tokenization projects with more than 60 clients world-wide, and has secured billions of dollars in transactions, and having worked with clients that include Bittrex and Deloitte. Together, their teams have advised clients and portfolio companies—ranging from startups to government regulators—on strategy and technology in blockchain-related innovation.

11.00 – 11.40

Panel: What is needed for Mass Adoption

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Josh Goodbody
Head of Europe and the Americas at Huobi Global Sales and Institutional Business

United Kingdom
Formerly Global General Counsel. Tasked with building Huobi’s European and Americas presence across all business lines, enabling growth and capitalising on strategic market opportunities. Huobi is the world’s leading digital asset financial ecosystem. Josh is an experienced Fintech executive with a particular expertise in financial regulation and multi-asset trading infrastructure and regulatory implementation (including MiFID II, MAR, CASS, SFTR, BRRD and EMIR).

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Dr Jane Thomason
CEO at FintechWorldwide
Australia
Frontier Technology and social impact thought leader, recognised in Forbes Magazine (2018) as Blockchain’s Leading Social Development Evangelist, and by The Introducer (2019) as a Blockchain woman leader. Lead author of “Blockchain Technologies for Global Social Change” IGI Global 2019 and Industry Associate, University College London, Centre for Blockchain Technology. Jane is also co-founder of the British Blockchain and Frontier Technology Industry Association, in addition to being Section Chief Editor, Blockchain for Good, Frontiers in Blockchain.

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Dmitry Tokarev
CEO at Copper
United Kingdom
Dmitry has over ten years experience in software and financial engineering. Prior starting Copper, he was CTO and Partner at Dolfin Financial, a Mayfair-based Asset Manager. He is a graduate of Imperial College London, and a passionate believer in the decentralising role of cryptocurrencies and the opportunities present to investors and asset managers.

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Ulyana Shtybel
Co-founder and Vice President at HighCastle
United Kingdom
Ulyana is also a co-founder and lead of two fintech incubation programs Fintech Master and Open Banking Lab at 1991 Open Data Incubator. Was Head of Banking and Financial Services Committee at the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, Alfa Bank Ukraine, and United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (US). Ulyana holds a Ph.D. in Economics.

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Moderator: Nils Veenstra
CEO at New Alchemy
USA

Over the last three years, New Alchemy has managed tokenization projects with more than 60 clients world-wide, and has secured billions of dollars in transactions, and having worked with clients that include Bittrex and Deloitte. Together, their teams have advised clients and portfolio companies—ranging from startups to government regulators—on strategy and technology in blockchain-related innovation.

11.40 – 12.20

Panel: Investing in Blockchain Projects

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Nathan Pearson-Smith
VP Business Development at Stratx
United Kingdom
Nathan brings venture capital and senior business development experience from his work at London-based blockchain fund North Block Capital, providing advisory support and investment capital to token projects. Prior, Nathan was part of the early stage team at UK tech start-up WhiteHat which raised capital from Lightspeed Ventures and Village Global. Nathan is also a mentor for Backstage Capital portfolio companies.

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Jonathan Habicht
Managing Partner at Moonrock Capital 
Germany 
After Jonathan got his degree in economics, he started working in business consulting, with a primary focus on digital transformation and new business models. He moved into Venture Capital two years ago and co-founded Blockfyre, where he got the chance to support the process of building Moonrock Capital, the venture capital arm of a German company.

Jonny Fry

Moderator: Jonny Fry
CEO at TeamBlockchain
United Kingdom
Jonny has over 25 years’ experience as CEO of an asset management business which he floated in London with over £1 Billion under management. In addition to looking after private clients’ and institutions’ assets managing funds in the UK and overseas, Jonny is the co-founder of consulting firm TeamBlockchain as well as the British Blockchain Frontier Technology Association.

12.20 – 13.30

Lunch

13.30- 14.00

The Legal Framework around digital securities and tokenized assets

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Charles Kerrigan
Partner at CMS
United Kingdom
Charles Kerrigan is a partner in the Banking & International Finance Team at CMS London.  

Charles acts on credit finance matters in the TMT sectors. He acts for funds, technology companies, governments and other institutions.
He is a leading expert on digital money, the law of payments, artificial intelligence and blockchain technology, giving strategic and technical advice to corporations, financial institutions and regulators. He sits on the Bank of England’s Financial Markets Law Committee on Virtual Currencies and chairs a panel at the Tomorrow’s Transactions (Digital Money) Forum. He has been named in the Blockchain Industry Landscape Overview 2018 as one of the UK’s leading influencers on blockchain.

14.00 – 15.00

Panel: NEW WAYS OF PLACING VALUE ON REAL ESTATE ASSETS

A few months after launching Conception X with Barclays’ Eagle Labs, University College London (UCL), through its Bartlett Real Estate Institute (BREI), is spearheading  an  new industry-wide approach to placing value on Real Estate.
 
BREI has joined with Resilience Partners Ltd (RPL) to set up DigitalDisruption@BREI, a consortium which explores the opportunities of Deep Tech (blockchain, artificial intelligence, virtual/augmented reality and IoT) in the built environment.
 
In the session we’ll meet some of the people driving this project, and explore their views on how blockchain technology in specific opens new methods of financing assets, and brings more transparency to investment products.
 
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Nick Wright
Senior Director, Strategic Consulting-Investors at CBRE 
United Kingdom
Nick is responsible for supporting CBRE’s strategic consultancy and wider advisory offer for clients in the private and public sector. Previous to this he was Head of Business Development Real Estate at KPMG. As data and tech continue to drive how businesses operate he advises clients on how to better engage with their customers and how this can be underpinned by new technology and innovation.
 
Kyle McFadden
Kyle McFadden
Director at Global Investment Management, Greystar 
United Kingdom
Kyle McFadden is Director of Business Operations for Greystar Europe.  One of his current areas of focus is how the digitization of real estate is effecting the operating platform. Kyle started with Greystar US in 2011 before transferring to the UK in 2014 to help build out Greystar’s European platform across UK, Netherlands, Germany, Spain, France and Ireland. With data and automation becoming a necessity for the evolving real estate landscape Kyle is keen to understand how it can be leveraged for efficiency across all verticals of the industry.
 
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Patrick Brown
Head of Insights and EU Engagement

British Property Federation
Patrick is a UK and European public policy and advocacy specialist fascinated by cities and buildings, and their contribution as to how we live, work and play. He has proven expertise in campaign and stakeholder management, government relations, public policy development and research management. 

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Yolande Barnes
Chair at BREI
United Kingdom
Yolande has been examining and analysing real estate markets since 1986. As Director of World Research at Savills, Yolande provided evidence-based advice to clients and thought-leadership in real estate.

She set up and ran the UK residential research department, pioneering and developing new techniques for measuring place potential, land values and sustainable urbanism.
In 2012, she applied these techniques globally and in 2014 took on all sectors worldwide, focusing on cities.
She is an advisor to a variety of different enterprises and organisations. She writes regularly for research publications, national and international newspapers on a variety of property-related topics, and regularly appears on television and radio.

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Mike Millar
COO at Resilience Partners
United Kingdom
Mike is a commercially focused CFO who has worked with several start ups in both the UK and US over the last 20 years. He is also a seasoned Telecoms professional who consults on IoT.

 

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Moderator: Dr Jane Thomason
CEO at FintechWorldwide
Australia
Frontier Technology and social impact thought leader, recognised in Forbes Magazine (2018) as Blockchain’s Leading Social Development Evangelist, and by The Introducer (2019) as a Blockchain woman leader. Lead author of “Blockchain Technologies for Global Social Change” IGI Global 2019 and Industry Associate, University College London, Centre for Blockchain Technology. Jane is also co-founder of the British Blockchain and Frontier Technology Industry Association, in addition to being Section Chief Editor, Blockchain for Good, Frontiers in Blockchain.

15.00 – 15.20

Keynote: The latest developments around security tokens and what to expect in the near future

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On Yavin
CEO at Cointelligence
United Kingdom
Cointelligence is a company that conducts data research and analysis for the crypto economy. On has extensive experience as a serial entrepreneur and angel investor, as well as more than 20 years of experience in the tech industry. On uses his deep, hands-on experience and knowledge of online marketing to create winning strategies for crypto, and blockchain companies. Having earned the reputation of “crypto expert”, On continues to contribute to this industry in ways that advance cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies. On has a law degree (LLB) and is also a certified Advocate by the Israeli Bar Association.

15.20 – 15.40

Closing Panel: The Future of Finance and the impact of digital assets

A quick wrap-up of the day with insights from:

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Ryan Hanley
Managing Director at TokenMarket
United Kingdom
Since 2016, the TokenMarket platform has raised over $315 million for more than 30 blockchain start-ups. Ryan is going to start our day with a quick overview of the changes in the token landscape as he’s been seeing them evolve over the last 12 – 18 months.

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Nils Veenstra
CEO at New Alchemy
USA

Over the last three years, New Alchemy has managed tokenization projects with more than 60 clients world-wide, and has secured billions of dollars in transactions, and having worked with clients that include Bittrex and Deloitte. Together, our teams have advised clients and portfolio companies—ranging from startups to government regulators—on strategy and technology in blockchain-related innovation.

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Daniel Coheur
CCO at Tokeny

Luxembourg
Daniel is the co-founder and CSO of Tokeny. In this role he can lever the experience of his corporate background, which centered around global growth of transactional based enterprises. In banking (Clearstream Banking owned by Deutsche Boerse), and telecommunication (Syniverse owned by The Carlyle Group). He is a genuine entrepreneur who mentored and funded several start-ups before creating his own investment boutique.  Daniel is also an adviser for StartUp42, a non-profit startup accelerator part of the EPITA, the Paris based Graduate School of Computer Engineering. 

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Philipp Pieper
Co-founder and council member at Swarm
Germany
Philipp is cofounder and CEO of Swarm – the Open Infrastructure For Digital Securities, that provides compliant market infrastructure for token issuers, exchanges and investor qualification providers. Philipp also co-founded Proximic (acquired by comScore), Loop Media and Bitadel and has been engaged in decentralized technologies and crypto asset trading since 2015. He is also a startup investor and mentor e.g. at Singularity University & StartX. Member of the AIMA blockchain committee and Digital Currency Trade Association (DCTA).

 

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