East Chain Open Hub

AMRICANI CULTURAL CENTER, KUWAIT

Thank you for attending #ECOH2019

 
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2ND Edition

East Chain Open Hub.

The future has never been so exciting.

The East Chain Open Hub (ECOH) is an annual two day conference, focused on exploring the emerging digital assets space. Whether you’re a believer, builder, investor, or skeptic, everyone is invited to join the conversation.

This year, our goal is to educate the world about the different ways in which they can be a part of this emerging technology’s ecosystem, as well as inspire everyone to take action.

 
 
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ECOH 2019

AGENDA

Our talks and panels span a variety of topics, all touching on digital assets and the blockchain industry.

Scroll down to view the full agenda.

 
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2018 talks & panels

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DAY 1 - January 30th, 2019

 
 

11:00AM

Registration & Networking


12:00PM

Opening Ceremony

Anwaar AlMahmeed & Saoud AlHumaidhi, Co-founders of East Chain Co.


12:20PM

 

Keynote: “Welcome to Decentralized Computing”

Muneeb Ali, Co-founder & CEO of Blockstack


12:50pm

 

Coffee break


1:00pm

“Crypto & the Transformation of Private Investing into a Social Norm”

Kendrick Nguyen, Co-founder & CEO of Republic


1:30PM

“Graph of Identities”

Maciek Laskus, Founder of Borg


2:00pm

Lunch Break

Food, networking, and music performance by AlHassan Brothers


3:00pm

Panel Discussion: “Reimagining Financial Services: the promise of bold new technologies

Jani Valjavec, Co-founder of ICONOMI | Fady Yacoub, Co-founder of HOF Capital | Tareq AlSaleh, AGM at Gulf Bank


3:40pm

Fireside Chat: “The Regulatory Framework: is regulating blockchain an oxymoron?

Kendrick Nguyen, Co-founder & CEO of Republic | Jason Civalleri, Founder of Spl.yt


4:10PM

Panel Discussion: “The 4th Industrial Revolution: culture shifts & evolving roles”

Muneeb Ali, Co-founder & CEO of Blockstack | Paul Menchov, CTO of CoinList | Fady Yacoub, Co-founder of HOF Capital | Mijbel AlQattan, President of CFA Kuwait


4:55PM

Closing Remarks

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DAY 2 - JANUARY 31ST, 2019

 
 

11:00am

Registration & Networking


12:00pm

Keynote Speech: “Blockchain & Cryptocurrency in the Region”

Ola Doudin, Co-founder & CEO of BitOasis


12:15pm

Panel Discussion: “The New Trading Landscape: the transformation of exchange

Josh Goodbody, General Counsel for Huobi | Yehia Badawy, Co-founder of Rain | Ola Doudin, Co-founder & CEO of BitOasis | Noura Al Abdulkareem, Product Development Director at Boursa Kuwait


1:00pm

“Smart Contracts vs. Legal Contracts: Can Code Be Law?

Jason Civalleri, Co-founder of Spl.yt


1:30pm

“Provenance in the Digital World”

Masha McCounaghy, Co-founder of Ocean Protocol


2:00pm

Lunch Break

Food, networking, and music performance by AlHassan Brothers


3:00pm

NBK: The First to Offer Services using Ripple Network in Kuwait


3:10pM

Panel “Enterprise Blockchain: how to build a market for institutions

Paul Menchov, CTO of CoinList | Saqr Ereiqat, Blockchain Evangelist at IBM | Amin Al-Haddad, Digital Strategic Advisor at Microsoft | Herbie Fu, Asia Representative of Cryptic Labs | Tareq Al Saleh, AGM at Gulf Bank


3:50pm

Fireside Chat: “Token Offerings: ICOs, STOs, and tokenomics

Kendrick Nguyen, Co-founder & CEO of Republic | Paul Menchov, CTO of CoinList | Jani Valjavec, Co-founder of ICONOMI


4:30PM

Special Session: “Blockchain Mythbusters”


4:50pm

Closing Remarks

 
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ECOH 2019

SPEAKERS

 
 
 
 
 
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ECOH 2019

SPONSORS

 

A huge thank you to our sponsors and partners for allowing us to facilitate the 2019 East Chain Open Hub.

 
 
 

strategic sponsor

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platinum sponsor

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gold sponsor

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accommodation sponsor

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ecoh 2019

PARTNERS

 
 
 

STRATEGIC PARTNERS

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MEDIA PARTNERS

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GOT QUESTIONS?

GET IN TOUCH

 

Amricani Cultural Center, Dar AlAthar, Kuwait City.

contact@eastchain.co

 
 
 
 
 
 

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