Day 1
08:00 - 09:10
09:15 - 09:45
Blockchain & The Future of Legislation. Opening Plenary Session
Welcoming address27 years of systematic work of Kazakhstan on the eve of entering the 4th industrial revolution. Prospects and risks from missed opportunities
Askar Zhumagaliyev
Deputy Prime Minister
09:45 - 10:00
Blockchain and Cryptotechnologies development in Kazakhstan
Welcoming address The concept and main idea of Association establishment The main idea and structure of Association. 7 strategic goals for blockchain in Kazakhstan
Alan Dorjiyev
President of Association
10:00 - 10:45
Blockchain development in Germany and other EU countries
Regulatory development in Germany for blockchain and digital assets. Blockchain deployment in energy sector and finance
Gunther Dütsch
PwC Germany
10:45 - 11:15
Legal Transition. Smart contracts as new instrument
New development of legal frameworks for blockchain and digital assets. Used cases in other countries. Legislation for smart contracts
Jelena Madir
Director, Chief Counsel
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
11:15 - 11:35
Coffee break
11:35 - 12:10
Blockchain in public and private sectors
Blockchain as a game-changer for public and private sector. Use cases and way forward.
Michael Mücke
Managing Partner
Mücke Sturm Company
12:10 - 12:50
Overview of Blockchain and Use Cases. Blockchain in Trade Finance
The value of blockchain technology and the effect of its implementation in the economy and government. Used cases for government services. Blockchain finance platform
Ananthalakshmi Venkatasubramanian Vallapuzha
Principal Architect
Infosys Blockchain
13:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:40
Cloud computing for new industry
Service for new industry. Rendering, as a new opportunity meeting worldwide demand for cloud computing and future prospects for Kazakhstan
Maximilian Freiermuth
Genesis Cloud
14:40 - 15:20
Decentralizing centralized systems
Why does the decentralized system change the centralized economy? What are its advantages?
Jean-Charles Cabelguen
Chief Innovation & Adoption
15:20 - 16:00
Blockchain as initiator of changes in energy sector
How blockchain opens a new path for new players and a general restructuring of the landscape in the energy sector
Nikita Solovyev
Director for Technological Strategy
16:00 - 16:20
Coffee break
16:20 - 17:00
Blockchain for waste management in Netherland
Use of blockchain to automate processes related to waste transportation in EU. Other initiatives for using blockchain for natural services
Arnold Daniels
Co-founder & Software Architect
17:00 - 17:40
Examples of blockchain application and regulation in China
Examples of blockchain application and regulation developments in China
Laura Xiaolei Liu
Professor of Finance and Accounting
Guanghua School of Management
17:40 - 18:10
Development of education in the field of blockchain technology
Does the education system of the Republic of Kazakhstan have the opportunity to nurture personnel for servicing the crypto industry?
Sergey Pen
KAZGUU Law School
18:10 - 18:20
Conclusions of the 1st day of the Conference
The results of the day and agenda of the 2-day conference
Leonid Muravjov
Vice President for Public Relations
Day 2
08:00 - 09:00
09:15 - 09:50
Introduction to the 2nd day. Blockchain development pilot project in Kazakhstan. Blockchain & AI
Introduction to day 2. Presentation of the pilot project between KZ Systems and Genesis Mining on the platform of Kazakhtelecom. Blockchain & Artificial Intelligence development strategy of the Association.
Denis Rusinovich
Vice President for International Development
Introduction to the 2nd day. Blockchain development pilot project in Kazakhstan. Blockchain & AI
Introduction to day 2. Presentation of the pilot project between KZ Systems and Genesis Mining on the platform of Kazakhtelecom. Blockchain & Artificial Intelligence development strategy of the Association.
Lucas Pfeiffer
CIS Regional Manager
Genesis Mining
09:50 - 10:30
Regulatory and legal development in blockchain and digital assets
Regulatory and Legal development of blockchain and digital assets. Selected regions Singapore, Gibraltar and Switzerland
Bronislava Starovoitova
Ingvarr Advisory & Trust
10:30 - 11:00
Designing, testing and auditing blockchain based solutions
Designing, testing and auditing blockchain based solutions. Blockchain auditability
Asset Kassymbalinov
Senior Manager
PwC Kazakhstan
11:00 - 11:20
Coffee break
11:20 - 11:50
Digital asset class and finance
Digital asset classification. Blockchain and finances
Ilya Glazyrin
Managing Partner
Salarian Capital
11:50 - 12:25
Taxation of digital assets
Monetary, credit and tax risks of digital assets circulation. Analysis of international experience
Rustem Sadykov
KPMG Kazakhstan
12:25 - 13:00
Regulation of virtual currencies and extended private placement regimes
Presentation of AFSA Consultation Paper on Virtual Currencies and Extended Private Placement Regimes in the course of public discussion
Assylbek Davletov
13:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:20
How blockchain allows business to increase revenue by lowering prices.
The FREED platform enabling the integration of high-performance computing and the video game industry markets
Shangereyev Kenes
Blockchain in video game sector
14:20 - 14:40
Data science and its future - Artificial Intelligence
Blockchain & data science for e-government. Implementation of AI for Big Data processing and data-driven recommendations.
Dinislam Oraz
Chief Data Scientist
KZ Systems Solutions
14:40 - 15:10
Dbrain platform: application of blockchain for development of AI solutions for business
AI (ML) market today and the forecast of its development. How AI changes the industry and what awaits us in the future.
Alexey Hahunov
15:10 - 15:40
Major trends and projects with blockchain in IBM practice
Blockchain trends, strategic development of blockchain practice in IBM practice and leading projects
Aleksandr Osinskiy
IT Architect
15:40 - 16:15
IT security and blockchain - new trends
New challenges for cyber-security and blockchain use
Nikita Durov
Security Engineer Manager
Check Point Software Technologies
16:15 - 16:35
Coffee break
16:35 - 17:10
Blockchain in private industry
The use of blocking in the private sector, blockchain products in the telecom industry and plans of Kazakhtelecom
Nurlan Meirmanov
Executive Director for Innovation and Development
17:10 - 17:50
How to select and integrate blockchain projects
The promise of Blockchain - integration and synergies. How to integrate blockchain into ecosystems to realize its potential
Gilles Hilary
Chaired Professor
Georgetown Hyperledger
17:50 - 18:00
Completion of the Conference. Closing speech
Alan Dorjiyev
President of Association