3rd Nordic Blockchain Summit

17 August 2018

Copenhagen Business School

The Future of Blockchain

Watch the summit at: Blockchainsummit2018

Join us for the 3rd Nordic Blockchain Summit, where decision makers and business leaders from different backgrounds and industries come together to look beyond the hype, discussing opportunities and challenges that arise through Blockchain. If you would like to learn why firms are massively investing in Blockchain, and if you would like to hear more about Blockchain in innovation from different perspectives, this is the right event for you.

Michel Avital, Jonas Hedman, Mari Klara Stein, Summit Chairs


13:00 Welcome: Michel Avital, Professor, Summit Chair
Jan Damsgaard, Professor, Copenhagen Business School
Anders Høeg Nissen, Moderator
13:10 Keynote: The Future of Money: Cryptocurrencies, Cryptoassets and Cryptomarkets
David Birch, Director, Consult Hyperion
13:35 Panel: The Future of Payment Systems
– David Birch, Director, Consult Hyperion
– Thomas Krogh Jensen, CEO, Copenhagen FinTech Lab
– Jan Christian Plenge SVP, Digital Innovation, Nets
– Ruth Wandhofer, Global Head of Regulatory and Market Strategy, Citi
14:10 Top Summer School Hackathon Projects Presentations
14:40 Break
15:10 Awards Ceremony
15:20 Keynote: Blockchain as an Agent of World Benefit
Sandra Ro, CEO, Global Blockchain Business Council
15:35 Keynote: Blockchain as a Service and Core Public Infrastructure
Bashar Lazaar, Director of Operations, Consensys
15:50 Panel: The Future of Public Blockchain Platforms
– Rune Christensen, CEO, MakerDao
– Howard Yeh, Core Developer, QTUM Foundation
– Bashar Lazaar, Director of Operations, Consensys
– Sandra Ro, CEO, Global Blockchain Business Council
– Omri Ross, CEO, Firmo
16:30 Reception: Drinks and Hors d’oeuvres

The Nordic Blockchain Summit is an event by the European Blockchain Center, organized in collaboration between Copenhagen Business School, University of Copenhagen and IT University Copenhagen.

The event will take place at Copenhagen Business School, Solbjerg Plads 3, 2000 Frederiksberg  (map) – in Auditorium SPs01.

This event is linked to the preceding Blockchain Summer School 2018:

Blockchain Summer School