Early Bird
  • Access to three program tracks
    (Technical, Product, Investment)
  • Access to start-up exhibition zone
  • Printed conference materials
  • Video report of presentations
  • Photo gallery access
  • Coffee breaks
  • Access to exclusive after-party
VIP
  • All of Early Bird ticket benefits, plus:
  • VIP check-in desk
  • VIP badge
  • Reserved seating
    in the first two rows
  • Certificate of participation
  • Access to Speakers Dinner
  • VIP table at exclusive after-party

BlockchainUA is proud to present its 9th semi-annual international blockchain conference. The event will take place in Kyiv on May 19, 2021, and will bring together the strongest blockchain communities in Ukraine and Europe!

BlockchainUA is aimed at a diverse audience and is dedicated to raising awareness of blockchain and decentralized technologies, building a strong community, and showcasing the Ukrainian tech scene.

In order to maximize attendees’ conference experience, we not only offer high-quality speeches but also facilitate personal connections with blockchain industry thought leaders. Attendees will have a unique opportunity to find partners, investors and other useful connections in a friendly and open environment. These relationships can lead to the development of innovative blockchain projects.

Our mission is to provide high quality, widely attended and affordable event. We are providing coffee breaks, access to the after-party, networking, videos of all speeches, photo gallery and much more.

The key principles of the conference are:

  • We don't accept paid talks.
  • We don't promote ICOs.
  • The conference is not-for-profit, and we keep ticket prices low (to facilitate this attendee will make their own lunch arrangements)
  • We offer quality content from Ukrainian and international blockchain industry thought leaders
  • This is an educational and networking event where speakers will provide an expert educational point of view
  • BlockchainUA draws an intimate but diverse crowd including technologists, entrepreneurs, investors, bankers, regulators, and others
  • Books on blockchain, unique blockchain merchandise, prizes and draws All this and more you will find on BlockchainUA!
1000+
Participants
60+
Speakers
20+
Countries

Speakers

Gordon Einstein

Gordon Einstein

Chief Legal Officer at Distributed Lab

Pavel Kravchenko

Pavel Kravchenko

CEO of Distributed Lab

Alberto Garoffolo

Alberto Garoffolo

Engineering Director at Horizen

Oleksandr Bornyakov

Oleksandr Bornyakov

Deputy Minister, Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine

Denis Valvachev

Denis Valvachev

CEO, Managing Partner QPDigital

Gleb Naumenko

Gleb Naumenko

Bitcoin Core Developer at thelab31.xyz

Ihor Shchedrin

Ihor Shchedrin

Cofounder of Democracy 2.0

Lucas Leger

Lucas Leger

Chief Economist at Jax.Network

Yegor Aushev

Yegor Aushev

Co-founder CyberUnit & Cyber School

Patrik Wermelinger

Patrik Wermelinger

Head of Investment Promotion at Switzerland Global Enterprise, Member of the Executive Committee

Semen Kaploushenko

Semen Kaploushenko

CEO at Kuna Exchange

Alex Momot

Alex Momot

CEO Peanut.trade

Olena Gut

Olena Gut

Embassy of Switzerland

Andrey Sobol

Andrey Sobol

Independent researcher

Maksym Prokhorov

Maksym Prokhorov

Co-Owner & Managing Partner at PM PARTNERS

Oleg Kurchenko

Oleg Kurchenko

CEO & founder Binaryx

Alexander Kurbatov

Alexander Kurbatov

Blockchain researcher at Distributed Lab

Christian Heinz

Christian Heinz

CEO Baltasaar

Taras Emelyanenko

Taras Emelyanenko

CTO Jax.Network

Roman Cherednik

Roman Cherednik

CTO at Velas

Andriy Khavryuchenko

Andriy Khavryuchenko

Founder of DryNode

Oleksandr Radchenko

Oleksandr Radchenko

CEO Radenia AG

Anna Tutova

Anna Tutova

CEO crypto-consulting agency Coinstelegram

Leonid Khatskevych

Leonid Khatskevych

CBDO at 482.solutions

Kyrylo Chykhradze

Kyrylo Chykhradze

Product Director at Crystal Blockchain

Dyma Budorin

Dyma Budorin

CEO Hacken Foundation

Matvey Sivoraksha

Matvey Sivoraksha

CEO Madfish.Solutions

Anastasiia Kondaurova

Anastasiia Kondaurova

Blockchain and smart-contract developer from Madfish.Solutions, winner of 12 Blockchain hackathons

Roman Oliynykov

Roman Oliynykov

Input Output HK, Director Veritas Project

Andrey Velikiy

Andrey Velikiy

Founder of the Telegram channel Cryptohamsters

Nestor Dubnevych

Nestor Dubnevych

Attorney-at-Law, Co-Founder of legaltech service Legal Nodes

Alexei Melnichuk

Alexei Melnichuk

CEO & Founder Pragma

Vadym Hrusha

Vadym Hrusha

CEO & Co-founder at Trustee Wallet

Ruslan Kolodyazhnyi

Ruslan Kolodyazhnyi

CTO & Head of Wirex R&D

Peter Bel

Peter Bel

Founder and CEO BYZANTIUM, COO Solomonic

Oleksii Chusov

Oleksii Chusov

Founder First NFT Agency, Smart Jewelry Lab

Nik Bailo

Nik Bailo

Blockchain Lead

Artem Afian

Artem Afian

Attorney, Managing Partner, Juscutum Law Firm

Anna Voievodina

Anna Voievodina

Kuna Exchange Lawyer

Oleg Kudrenko

Oleg Kudrenko

CTO of Koala Malta LTD

Vitaliy Bulychev

Vitaliy Bulychev

Blockchain Angel Investor

Dmitriy Nikolayevskiy

Dmitriy Nikolayevskiy

Lawyer National Bar Association of Ukraine

Bogdan Gusiev

Bogdan Gusiev

CTO and co-founder of Unstoppable Domains

Bohdan Melnychuk

Bohdan Melnychuk

Founder at Mithraeum

Oleksii Fisun

Oleksii Fisun

Co-Founder Global Ledger Protocol

Vadym Nesterenko

Vadym Nesterenko

Product Manager, Atomica

Vitaliy Gataulin

Vitaliy Gataulin

Product Manager, Mithraeum

Max Demianiuk

Max Demianiuk

Founder of GEO Pay, Advisor to the Deputy Prime Minister for Digital Transformation

Kseniya Zhytomyrska

Kseniya Zhytomyrska

Blockchain Developer Trustee Wallet

Alex Casas

Alex Casas

Ecosystem Lead at æternity

Slava Demchuk

Slava Demchuk

CEO and co-founder AMLBot, AMLSafe

Yuliya Sporysh

Yuliya Sporysh

СЕО Сontractmarketcap.com

Eberhard Scheuer

Eberhard Scheuer

President of dHealth Foundation

Karin Lorez

Karin Lorez

Senior Legal Advisor specialised in fintech, blockchain and crypto

Peter Kolomiets

Peter Kolomiets

CBDO Ideasoft

Vladislav Savchenko

Vladislav Savchenko

President of European Association of Software Engineering, IT businessman

Herman Stohniiev

Herman Stohniiev

CTO at Ideasoft

Vitaly Drogan

Vitaly Drogan

Core Developer at Matter Labs

Alevtina Yakovenko

Alevtina Yakovenko

Regional Development Director Solana

Armen Arakelian

Armen Arakelian

Blockchain Lead at Distributed Lab

Sergey Kozlov

Sergey Kozlov

PhD in Economics

Joel Dietz

Joel Dietz

Serial entrepreneur and intellectual historian

Kate Shcheglova

Kate Shcheglova

Top 50 Fintech Global

Bogdan Gryekhovodov

Bogdan Gryekhovodov

BizDev at Distributed Lab

Borys Pikalov

Borys Pikalov

Co-Founder of Stobox

Mykola Revych

Mykola Revych

Blockchain Solution Architect at HebronSoft & SAP

Jorge Sebastião

Jorge Sebastião

CEO Nimbus Defi, Founder & Dir GBO

Kevin Reddy

Kevin Reddy

Managing Partner FusionX.Capital

Robert Sharratt

Robert Sharratt

Co-founder CrescoFin SA

Amadeo Brands

Amadeo Brands

CTO CrescoFin

Oleksandr Dashkov

Oleksandr Dashkov

CSO at Velas

Dmitriy Bondar

Dmitriy Bondar

Tokenomist, BeamX

Michael Gord

Michael Gord

Co-founder & CEO of Global Digital Assets (GDA) Group of Companies

Schedule

09:30
Registration and Welcome Coffee
10:00
Conference opening at Product Stage
Gordon Einstein
Pavel Kravchenko
Anastasiia Sapozhkova
10:15
Product Stage Opening
Gordon Einstein
Technical Stage Opening
Bogdan Gryekhovodov
Alexander Kurbatov
Investment & Legal Stage Opening
Kate Shcheglova
10:25
Short Opening Statement
Olena Gut
10:30
Panel discussion "What is crypto-friendly?"
Kate Shcheglova as a discussion moderator
Artem Afian
Anna Voievodina
Max Demianiuk
The Future of the Decentralized Web
Bogdan Gusiev
New Swiss DLT Regulatory Framework
Karin Lorez
10:50
Continuation of the panel discussion: "What is crypto-friendly?"
Panel discussion: "Decentralized social networks. Why are they not working (yet)?"
Andrey Sobol
Alexander Kurbatov
Nik Bailo
Andriy Khavryuchenko
Vitaliy Bulychev
Offline
P2P activity analysis as part of CEX vs DEX comparisons
Kyrylo Chykhradze
Online
Overview of Swiss Blockchain Landscape
Patrik Wermelinger
11:10
Burning Bitcoins for great causes viz. Scalability, Security and Stability
Lucas Leger
Continuation of the panel discussion: "Decentralized social networks. Why are they not working (yet)?"
Offline
Options in the cryptomarket
Yuliya Sporysh
Online
Healthcare and Blockchain: A Perfect Match
Eberhard Scheuer
11:30
Goodbye banks! The 3 ways to digitally raise funds for your company during COVID
Christian Heinz
Latus approach to handle data availability attacks on recursive zk-SNARK based sidechains
Alberto Garoffolo
Roman Oliynykov
Offline
Security in the crypto industry
Yegor Aushev
Online
Launching your operations in Switzerland: practical scenario
Oleksandr Radchenko
12:00
Pavel Kravchenko
Continuation of the discussion
Offline
DeFi: The Future of Banking
Robert Sharratt
Amadeo Brands
Online
How to make most of Bitcoin’s PoW with Hyperchains
Alex Casas
12:30
How hype moves the industry. A brief history of crypt
Semen Kaploushenko
CAP theorem and blockchain
Taras Emelyanenko
Attracting investments from venture capital funds: legal aspects of project preparation
Nestor Dubnevych
12:50
DeFi deep tech: Uniswap v3, MEV, private transactions and where are the millions here?
Alex Momot
Wildlife on the Ethereum network after the emergence of decentralized exchanges like Uniswap
Armen Arakelian
Digital assets and new trends in the cryptocurrency market
Oleg Kurchenko
13:10
The DEVxDAO Revolution
Gordon Einstein
Systematization of blockchain architecture
Andrey Sobol
Blockchain investments. How to make a business model competitive?
Denis Valvachev
13:30
Blockchain as a tool for transforming business and government. Cases and examples
Maksym Prokhorov
Whom to call to when bitcoins are getting confiscated?
Gleb Naumenko
Asset Laundering in North Korea or Where Kim Jong Un Trades Bitcoin
Oleksii Fisun
13:50
Networking Coffee Break
14:40
Panel discussion "DeFi: Is this the Future of Finance?"
Alex Momot
Matvey Sivoraksha
Andrey Velikiy
Vadym Nesterenko
Vitaliy Gataulin
Chainlink: how to build crosschain solutions
Anastasiia Kondaurova
Network effects and global adoption of blockchain
Michael Gord
15:00
Continuation of the panel discussion: "DeFi: Is this the Future of Finance?"
DeFi solutions and exclusive blockchains
Alexei Melnichuk
DeFi consortia - Glue for Money Lego
Dmitriy Bondar
15:20
The role of the Ministry of Digital Transformation in the development of the ecosystem of virtual assets in Ukraine
Oleksandr Bornyakov
Blockchain roadmap: issues, challenges, enemies and possible solutions
Oleg Kudrenko
Panel discussion "NFT - new opportunities in the cryptocurrency market or the second hype"
Oleksii Chusov
Anna Tutova
Slava Demchuk
Vadym Hrusha
Peter Bel
Herman Stohniiev
15:40
NFT tokenization, joint ownership and why it is needed
Andrey Velikiy
Blockchain in the energetics. Perspectives and application examples
Leonid Khatskevych
Continuation of the panel discussion: "NFT - new opportunities in the cryptocurrency market or the second hype"
16:00
How NFTs will transform the modern industrial economy
Joel Dietz
Decentralising custodial solutions (like tokenizing Bitcoins)
Oleksandr Dashkov
Blockchain use in government agencies
Vladislav Savchenko
16:20
Networking Coffee Break
16:40
10 most stupid crypt losses. How to avoid a fatal mistake
Dyma Budorin
Layer 2: Make Ethereum Great Again
Oleg Kudrenko
Taras Emelyanenko
Roman Cherednik
Bohdan Melnychuk
Kseniya Zhytomyrska
Bogdan Gusiev
Legal aspects of asset tokenization
Borys Pikalov
17:00
Real world acceptance of cryptocurrency. How fintech becomes a bridge for digital currency
Ruslan Kolodyazhnyi
Continuation of the panel discussion: "Layer 2: Make Ethereum Great Again"
DeFi is the future of finance: new opportunities and problems of the industry development
Sergey Kozlov
17:20
Blockchain democracy. Victory over mistrust
Ihor Shchedrin
zkPorter: rollups and the challenge of rising gas prices
Vitalii Drogan
The transfer price of large and small amount of cryptocurrency payments - an overview of current solutions
Nik Bailo
17:40
Interoperability or hitchhiking over blockchain bridges
Alevtina Yakovenko
What’s new in Hyperledger Fabric 2.X
Mykola Revych
How to attract investments or sell your company in Ukraine
Peter Kolomiets
18:00
Closing Remarks
Pavel Kravchenko
Anastasiia Sapozhkova
Gordon Einstein
Closing of Product Stage
2021 Key Trends: Blockchain & Crypto
Kevin Reddy
18:20
Coffee break and networking with speakers
19:30
Speakers Dinner
Only by invite

Pavel Kravchenko

Organizer

Anastasiia Sapozhkova

Organizer

anastasiya@distributedlab.com

telegram: @stasinclair

phone: +380661379424

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Venue — Mercure Congress Centre
Vadyma Hetmana St, 6, Kyiv