GLOBAL DEFI SUMMIT 2020

Produced by Blockchain Venture Studio Draper Goren Holm, the Global DeFi Summit is 2020’s leading annual gathering of DeFiers in the blockchain and cryptocurrency community. 

The inaugural one-day event is bringing you an unparalleled group of DeFi innovators and change-makers to share their stories about how they are defining the next era of global finance. The team at Draper Goren Holm brings you an exclusive, curated, high-impact, informative, and thought-provoking event presented by some of decentralized finance’s foremost informative speakers.

Who’s Attending?

It’s a no-brainer; you want to learn and hear from the best of the best - so that’s exactly what we’re bringing you. Market movers and industry definers ranging from CEOs, CIOs, CLOs, COOs, and CTOs will take the stage at the Global DeFi Summit this summer. Come learn from your favorite marketers, venture capitalists, software engineers, entrepreneurs, up and coming DeFi startups, data scientists and analysts, lawyers, regulators, writers, reports, and avid industry enthusiasts.

Why Attend?

Expect to get answers for why decentralized finance is the move forward for not only a global economy, but a transparent financial system.

Global Networking
From Australia and Asia, to New York and California, you’ll meet industry professionals and enthusiasts from around the planet. Link in advance and build together – the Global DeFi Summit fosters the exchange of new ideas, virtual handshakes, and endless relationships to help you move forward.
Unique Content
Whether it be highly sought out discussions around yield farming, regulation, achieving mass adoption, open finance, or investing, the Global DeFi Summit is covering it all. With discussions lead by contributors at Forbes, senior editors at Cointelegraph, and more, you’re getting the hottest information and announcements not revealed anywhere else.
Expert Speakers

Backed by some of the most unique and highly quoted leaders, the Global DeFi Summit is hosting the industry’s best of the best to ensure you have all the resources and notes required to expand your imagination, insight, creativity, and understanding about the future of decentralized finance.

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Agenda

Thursday, 6 August 2020

08:00 AM
Welcoming Remarks by Draper Goren Holm
  • Alon Goren
    Alon Goren
    Draper Goren Holm
  • Josef Holm
    Josef Holm
    Draper Goren Holm
08:05 AM
Harness the Power of the Community to Maximize the Potential of DeFi
  • Jon Farjo
    Jon Farjo
    LunarCRUSH
08:15 AM
Why Venture Capitalists are Betting Big on DeFi
  • Alex Cohen
    Alex Cohen
    Cointelegraph
  • Alon Goren
    Alon Goren
    Draper Goren Holm
  • Anthony Pompliano
    Anthony Pompliano
    Morgan Creek Digital
  • Michael Anderson
    Michael Anderson
    Framework Ventures
08:45 AM
Achieving Retail Access and Liquidity for DeFi Markets
  • Nisa Amoils
    Nisa Amoils
    Grasshopper Capital
  • Jordan Lyall
    Jordan Lyall
    ConsenSys
  • David Bleznak
    David Bleznak
    Totle
  • Ejaaz Ahamadeen
    Ejaaz Ahamadeen
    Coinbase
09:15 AM
Bridging the Gap - Bringing Real-World Assets onto the Blockchain
  • Dara Albright
    Dara Albright
    Dara Albright Media
  • Sergey Nazarov
    Sergey Nazarov
    Chainlink
  • Greg Keogh
    Greg Keogh
    DeFi Money Market Foundation
09:45 AM
Choosing the right Foundation. Smart Contracts, Nodes and DeFi Infrustructure.
  • Aya Kantorovich
    Aya Kantorovich
    FalconX
  • Austin Roberts
    Austin Roberts
    OpenRelay
  • Awa Sun Yin
    Awa Sun Yin
    Cryptium Labs
  • Medha Parlikar
    Medha Parlikar
    CasperLabs
10:15 AM
DAO Structures and Economics. From Token Distribution to Governance.
  • Christina Comben
    Christina Comben
    Cointelegraph
  • Blake Richman
    Blake Richman
    Vertalo
  • Steven Becker
    Steven Becker
    MakerDAO
  • Corey Kaplan
    Corey Kaplan
    DeFi Money Market Foundation
10:45 AM
Mainstream Applications of DeFi Solutions.
  • Kristina Lucrezia
    Kristina Lucrezia
    Cointelegraph
  • Musa Sulejmani
    Musa Sulejmani
    Return Network
  • Barbara Bickham
    Barbara Bickham
    WIFAX
  • Doug Hoyte
    Doug Hoyte
    Degens - The Blockchain Betting Exchange
11:15 AM
Overcoming Legal and Regulatory Pitfalls and Hurdles
  • Amy Davine Kim
    Amy Davine Kim
    Chamber of Digital Commerce
  • Rebecca Rettig
    Rebecca Rettig
    FisherBroyles, LLP
  • Marc Boiron
    Marc Boiron
    FisherBroyles, LLP
  • Ksenia Sussman
    Ksenia Sussman
    LATTUDE
  • Jason Somensatto
    Jason Somensatto
    0x Labs
11:45 AM
The Coming Age of Yield Farming
  • Leeor Shimron
    Leeor Shimron
    Forbes & Fundstrat
  • Kain Warwick
    Kain Warwick
    Synthetix
  • Nate Hindman
    Nate Hindman
    Bancor Network
  • DeFi Dad
    DeFi Dad
    Ethereal Podcast
  • Loong Wang
    Loong Wang
    Ren
12:15 PM
DeFi and Crypto's Ability to Close the Global Inequality Gap.
  • Rodney Sampson
    Rodney Sampson
    Opportunity Hub
  • Dr. Adel ElMessiry
    Dr. Adel ElMessiry
    Serial Tech Entrepreneur
  • Carmelle Cadet
    Carmelle Cadet
    EMTECH
  • Anna Stone
    Anna Stone
    Good Dollar
  • Cecilia Chapiro
    Cecilia Chapiro
    UNICEF
12:45 PM
The Future of DeFi for 2021 & Beyond
  • Ting Peng
    Ting Peng
    Cointelegraph
  • Luis Schliesske
    Luis Schliesske
    Gelato Network
  • Aaron Wright
    Aaron Wright
    OpenLaw
  • Stani Kulechov
    Stani Kulechov
    Aave
  • Andrey Belyakov
    Andrey Belyakov
    Opium Protocol
1:15 PM
DeFi Exchange & Liquidity
  • Karen Hsu
    Karen Hsu
    BlockchainIntel
  • Jude Regev
    Jude Regev
    Jointer.io
  • Matthew Finestone
    Matthew Finestone
    Loopring
  • Alex Wearn
    Alex Wearn
    IDEX
  • Anton Bukov
    Anton Bukov
    1inch.exchange
1:45 PM
Building Next Generation of DeFi Platforms
  • Shailee Adinolfi
    Shailee Adinolfi
    ConsenSys
  • Alex Soong
    Alex Soong
    Set Protocol
  • Jesse Johnson
    Jesse Johnson
    Aavegotchi / Bullionix
2:15 PM
Fireside with Arthur Breitman
  • Tarun Chitra
    Tarun Chitra
    Gauntlet Network
  • Arthur Breitman
    Arthur Breitman
    Tezos
2:35 PM
Final Remarks
  • Josef Holm
    Josef Holm
    Draper Goren Holm
  • Alon Goren
    Alon Goren
    Draper Goren Holm
02:40 PM
End

Speakers

Alon Goren
Draper Goren Holm
Alex Cohen
Cointelegraph
Rebecca Rettig
FisherBroyles, LLP
Musa Sulejmani
Return Network
Medha Parlikar
CasperLabs
Marc Boiron
FisherBroyles, LLP
Loong Wang
Ren Protocol
Dr. Adel ElMessiry
Serial Tech Entrepreneur
Luis Schliesske
Gelato Network
Jesse Johnson
Aavegotchi / Bullionix
Josef Holm
Draper Goren Holm
Anna Stone
Good Dollar
Steven Becker
Maker Foundation
Jordan Lyall
ConsenSys
Kain Warwick
Synthetix
Jude Regev
Jointer.io
Rodney Sampson
Opportunity Hub
Michael Anderson
Framework Ventures
Dara Albright
Dara Albright Media
Christina Comben
Cointelegraph
Nisa Amoils
Grasshopper Capital
Ting Peng
Cointelegraph
Karen Hsu
BlockchainIntel
Kristina Lucrezia
Cointelegraph
Anton Bukov
1inch.exchange
Anthony Pompliano
Morgan Creek Digital
Gregory Keough
DeFi Money Market Foundation
Leeor Shimron
Forbes & Fundstrat
Amy Davine Kim
Chamber of Digital Commerce
Jon Farjo
LunarCRUSH
Corey Caplan
DeFi Money Market Foundation
Nate Hindman
Bancor Protocol
DeFi Dad
The Ethereal Podcast
Alex Soong
Set Protocol
Andrey Belyakov
Opium Protocol
Barbara Bickham
Trailyn Ventures
Awa Sun Yin
Cryptium Labs
Tarun Chitra
Gauntlet Network

Participating Companies

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