Over 50 Speakers explore the Non-Fungible Blockchain Ecosystem

How unique digital assets on the blockchain will transform gaming, licensing, art and finance

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - PlayStation Theater, NYC Times Square


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Industry leaders, influencers, developers and fans meet at the PlayStation Theater in New York City's iconic Times Square for all things Non Fungible.

Enjoy debates thoughtleader talks, workshops and industry briefings from the leading names and brands in blockchain.

 

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Digital Collectible Community


Meet and hear from the biggest names in the collectibles space

Social Influencers


Learn how to use Non-Fungible tokens to drive engagement with your Community

Financial Influencers


Learn why they're predicting NFTs will drive the next wave of blockchain value

NFT Developers


Meet the teams powering APIs and shaping the NFT development landscape

Topics

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Why NFTs are Important

Talk
Michael J Casey
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NFTs as a New Asset Class

Talk
William Mougayar of JM3 Capital
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CryptoKitties - Journey and Roadmap

Talk
Cassidy Robertson of Axiom Zen
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Collectible Maximalism - Why Collectibles are the Killer App for Blockchain

Talk
Cyrus Lohrasbpour
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Ethereum Workshop - Smart Contracts for Beginners

Workshop
William Entriken Lead Author of ERC-721
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Building a Smart Contract System for a future In-Game Economy

Talk
Vlad Kartashov of Cartified
Christie's vs CryptoPunks

CryptoPunks vs velvet ropes: NFTs reshaping how we think of Art

Discussion
Fanny Lakoubay of Snark.Art
Matt Hall of CryptoPunks
Anne Bracegirdle - Photographs and Art+Tech Specialist
Eve Sussman - Artist
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"If you screw up, it's on you" - Avoiding the Blockchain Fear Factor with User Education.

Talk
Kevin Beauregard of AUX
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Getting Mainstream Gamers Excited About NFTs

Talk
Sune Thorsen of So Couch Studios
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dApp Browsers

Talk
John Egan of Vault
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Great Experiences First, Blockchain Second

Talk
Donnie Dinch of Bitski
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The Role of Venture: Investing in Tokens, Coins and CryptoKitties

Talk
David Pakman of Venrock
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The Great NFT Quiz

Quiz
Dani Grant of Union Square Ventures
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The Past, Present and Future of Interoperability in the NFT Ecosystem

Fireside Chat
Rene Schmidt of Chainbreakers.io and Qwellcode
Marguerite deCourcelle of Neon District
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The Evolution of Cryptoassets

Talk
Jeremy Gardner of Ausum
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Bridging the gap between NFTs and Mainstream Consumer Experiences

Talk
Graham Friedman of TLDR
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Learnings from building a Blockchain Game

Talk
Dan Chao of Crypto Assault
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Reimagining Philanthropy through NFTs

Talk
Arnold Waldstein
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Blockchain Gaming Market Development and learnings from the Mobile Game Industry

Talk
Linda Lu of 645 Ventures
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NFT’s for the Enterprise

Talk
Andrew Beal of EY
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Beyond the bleachers: How NFTs are reshaping the Sports Fan experience

Discussion
Nicolas Julia of Sorare
Kush Parikh of Player Tokens
Michael Anderson of Hashletes
Thomas Emmanuel of BlocSide Sports
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From #TrueOwnership to #MassExodus

Talk
Christopher Robison of Hoard Exchange
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The Coming Epic Battle Between Crypto & FAMGA

Talk
Lou Kerner of CryptoOracle
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Tokenizing the World - Mass Adoption of NFTs

Talk
Brinkley Warren of Token Fest
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Increasing adoption - How to market NFTs

Talk
Ian Wishingrad of BigEyedWish
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The Endowment Effect and NFTs

Talk
Duncan Cock Foster of Nifty Gateway
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How NFTs are building a whole New and Autonomous Economy

Talk
Gauthier Zuppinger of NonFungible.com
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Social Capital across Ethereum using NFTs

Fireside Chat
Brian Flynn of Republic and NFTY.News
Ian Lapham of John Hancock
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NFTs that Unlock the Value of Real World Objects

Use Cases
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KittyHats and NFT Chattels - Transfer rights of Kitty add-ons and images

Talk
Jordan Messina and Dan Viau of KittyHats
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Multidimensional Tokenization - ERC 888

Talk
James Waugh of Bidio, Inc.
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NFT Regulation - Challenges and Opportunities

Briefing
Jeremy McLaughlin of K&L Gates
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NFTs: Currency for Recognition

Use Cases
Jeffrey Hayzlett of The Hayzlett Group
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Tokenizing Physical Collectibles

Talk
Oliver Carding of CryptoKaiju
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NFT Discovery: Why marketplaces and listings will play an important role in adoption

Discussion
Brady Dale of CoinDesk
Devin Finzer of OpenSea
Alex Atallah of OpenSea
Kevin Beauregard of AUX
Gauthier Zuppinger of NonFungible.com
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Permissionless Asset Creation and APIs

Talk
Seth Feibus of Nifty.Supply
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The Collectible Token as an Identity Protocol, and the Right to Forget

Talk
Jonny Howle of Consensys
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Exploring Open Economies for Non-Fungible Assets

Talk
Devin Finzer of OpenSea
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Empowering Creators: User-Generated Content meets NFTs

Talk
Arthur Madrid of Pixowl and Animoca Brands
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0x and the importance of Distribution, Platforms and Collaboration in the NFT Ecosystem

Talk
Clay Robbins of 0x
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The NFT Engagement Layer that disrupts traditional Social Networks

Talk
Jodee Rich of Kred Coins
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Blockchain domains - NFTs with a real world use case

TALK
Bradley Kam of Unstoppable Domains
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Gods and Worship Tokenization

TALK
Nithin George Eapen
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Licensing NFT's - Lessons learnt from working with real-world IP owners

TALK
Tara Townsend of Rare Bits
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Building seamless User Experiences for a Collectibles Exchange

Talk
Alex Atallah of OpenSea
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NFTs 2024 - The Future of NFTs

Briefing
Ian Utile

Media Partners

C-Suite TV
C-Suite Radio
Light Node Media
Farsight Podcast
The Creative Crypto

Featured Speakers

  • William Mougayar - JM3 Capital. Author, The Business Blockchain. Producer, Token Summit. Venture investor & Advisor. Mentor, Entrepreneur, Speaker.

    William Mougayar Toronto
    JM3 Capital. Author, The Business Blockchain. Producer, Token Summit. Venture investor & Advisor. Mentor, Entrepreneur, Speaker.

  • Marguerite deCourcelle - CEO at Blockade Games, #Bitcoin artist turned blockchain #game developer.

    Marguerite deCourcelle Indianapolis
    CEO at Blockade Games, #Bitcoin artist turned blockchain #game developer.

  • Rene Schmidt - Co-Founder at Qwellcode and Project Manager at Chainbreakers.io

    Rene Schmidt Germany
    Co-Founder at Qwellcode and Project Manager at Chainbreakers.io

  • Clay Robbins - Ecosystem Development Lead @ 0x

    Clay Robbins SF
    Ecosystem Development Lead @ 0x

  • Brian Flynn - Product Designer & writer. Currently at Republic. Author of popular NFT Newsletter, NFTY.News

    Brian Flynn New York
    Product Designer & writer. Currently at Republic. Author of popular NFT Newsletter, NFTY.News

  • Thomas Emmanuel - Experienced head of product at several projects including BlocSide Sports

    Thomas Emmanuel New York
    Experienced head of product at several projects including BlocSide Sports.

  • Andrew Beal - Senior Manager, West Blockchain Strategy Lead at EY

    Andrew Beal New York
    Senior Manager, West Blockchain Strategy Lead at EY

  • Ian Lapham - Blockchain Engineer at John Hancock interested in NFTs.

    Ian Lapham Boston
    Blockchain Engineer at John Hancock interested in NFTs.

  • William Entriken - Lead author of ERC-721 Standard.

    William Entriken Philadelphia
    Lead author of ERC-721 Standard.

  • Graham Friedman - Co-Founder of TLDR. Former Senior Photographer at Vaynermedia, brand content pioneer with Snapchat, 360 and VR.

    Graham Friedman New York
    Co-Founder of TLDR. Former Senior Photographer at Vaynermedia, brand content pioneer with Snapchat, 360 and VR.

  • Michael J Casey - Chairman of the Advisory Board at CoinDesk. Former Wall Street Journal columnist and Author of The Truth Machine with Paul Vigna.

    Michael J Casey NYC
    Chairman of the Advisory Board at CoinDesk. Former Wall Street Journal columnist and Author of "The Truth Machine" with Paul Vigna.

  • Ian Wishingrad - Award-winning creative director and millennial trend expert. Founder and creative director of BigEyedWish.

    Ian Wishingrad New York
    Award-winning creative director and millennial trend expert. Founder and creative director of BigEyedWish.

  • Brinkley Warren - Future Alchemist. Creative Leadership. Innovative Impact. Host & Co-Founder of Token Fest.

    Brinkley Warren Silicon Valley
    Future Alchemist. Creative Leadership. Innovative Impact. Host & Co-Founder of Token Fest.

  • Nicolas Julia - Co-founder and CEO  of Sorare and host at Cryptogoods Club.

    Nicolas Julia Paris
    Co-founder and CEO of Sorare and host at Cryptogoods Club.

  • Cassidy Robertson - Cassidy is Axiom Zen’s resident Spark Plug, adding jolts of enthusiasm to the projects she’s part of, like the Kittyverse.

    Cassidy Robertson Canada
    Cassidy is Axiom Zen’s resident Spark Plug, adding jolts of enthusiasm to the projects she’s part of, like the Kittyverse.

  • Jeremy Gardner - Founder of BEN, Augur, Distributed and SAAVHA. Now dedicated to impact investing at Ausum Ventures.

    Jeremy Gardner SF
    Founder of BEN, Augur, Distributed and SAAVHA. Now dedicated to impact investing at Ausum Ventures.

  • Dani Grant - Analyst at Union Square Ventures.

    Dani Grant SF
    Analyst at Union Square Ventures.

  • Dan Chao - CEO/Co-founder of Mastermind Studios.

    Dan Chao SF
    CEO/Co-founder of Mastermind Studios.

  • James Waugh - Bidio, Inc. Helping creators get sponsored without compromising their integrity.

    James Waugh New York
    Co-founder - Bidio, Inc. Helping creators get sponsored without compromising their integrity.

  • Duncan Cock Foster - Nifty collector, enthusiast. CEO and co-founder of Nifty Gateway.

    Duncan Cock Foster SF
    Nifty collector, enthusiast. CEO and co-founder of Nifty Gateway.

  • Fanny Lakoubay - Blockchain and ArtTech Consultant. CMO at Snark.Art, advisor of New Art Academy and Rare Art Festival.

    Fanny Lakoubay New York
    Blockchain and ArtTech Consultant. CMO at Snark.Art, advisor of New Art Academy and Rare Art Festival.

  • Matt Hall - Co-Founder of CryptoPunks and Larva Labs.

    Matt Hall New York
    Matt Hall is the Co-Founder of CryptoPunks and Larva Labs.

  • Anne Bracegirdle - Photographs and Art+Tech Specialist.

    Anne Bracegirdle New York
    Photographs and Art+Tech Specialist.

  • Eve Sussman - Artist of film, video, installation, sculpture, and photography. Creator of 89 Seconds Atomized on Snark.Art.

    Eve Sussman New York
    Artist of film, video, installation, sculpture, and photography. Creator of 89 Seconds Atomized on Snark.Art.

  • Kevin Beauregard - CEO of AUX: Token and platform for auctions on the Ethereum blockchain.

    Kevin Beauregard LA
    CEO of AUX: Token and platform for auctions on the Ethereum blockchain.

  • Seth Feibus - Co-Founder of Nifty.Supply.

    Seth Feibus New York
    Co-Founder of Nifty.Supply.

  • Ian Utile - Innovative Strategist | Optimistic Tech Futurist | Serial Entrepreneur | Biz Dev Executive | Inspirational Leader

    Ian Utile SF
    Innovative Strategist | Optimistic Tech Futurist | Serial Entrepreneur | Biz Dev Executive | Inspirational Leader

  • Devin Finzer - Helping the dapp layer cross the chasm @projectopensea | @YCombinator alum, previously eng @Pinterest and @CreditKarma

    Devin Finzer New York
    Helping the dapp layer cross the chasm @projectopensea | @YCombinator alum, previously eng @Pinterest and @CreditKarma

  • Nithin George Eapen - Technologist, Investor, Adviser, Speaker, Crypto-Evangelist, Uber-Libertarian, Motivator, Provocateur

    Nithin George Eapen New York
    Technologist, Investor, Adviser, Speaker, Crypto-Evangelist, Uber-Libertarian, Motivator, Provocateur

  • Gauthier Zuppinger - NonFungible.com  co-founder. Speaker. #UX Enthusiast deeply involved in #blockchain. Proud $LAND $MANA $ZXC owner.

    Gauthier Zuppinger Paris
    NonFungible.com co-founder. Speaker. #UX Enthusiast deeply involved in #blockchain. Proud $LAND $MANA $ZXC owner.

  • Dan Kelly - Opportunist, developer, hacker, crypto-enthusiast - Founder NonFungible.com

    Dan Kelly Ontario
    Opportunist, developer, hacker, crypto-enthusiast - Founder NonFungible.com

  • Jeffrey Hayzlett - Primetime TV Host, Hall of Fame Speaker and Business Celebrity

    Jeffrey Hayzlett New York
    Primetime TV Host, Hall of Fame Speaker and Business Celebrity

  • Bradley Kam - Unstoppable Domains & Co-founder at Talkable

    Bradley Kam SF
    Unstoppable Domains & Co-founder at Talkable

  • Lou Kerner - Crypto investor & evangelist at CryptoOracle. Host CryptoMondays Meetups.

    Lou Kerner New York
    Crypto investor & evangelist at CryptoOracle. Host CryptoMondays Meetups.

  • Alex Atallah - Cofounder & CTO @ProjectOpenSea | previously @YCombinator, @PalantirTech, @Apple

    Alex Atallah New York
    Cofounder & CTO @ProjectOpenSea | previously @YCombinator, @PalantirTech, @Apple

  • Angela Ung - Lead Front-End Developer at Coin.Kred and PeopleBrowsr

    Angela Ung Melbourne
    Lead Front-End Developer at Coin.Kred and PeopleBrowsr

  • Andrew Horn - Snr Engineer and API Lead at Coin.Kred and PeopleBrowsr

    Andrew Horn Sydney
    Snr Engineer and API Lead at Coin.Kred and PeopleBrowsr

  • Ken Fromm - Decentralize Applications, Serverless Development, Technology Evangelism, Founder at BuildEth

    Ken Fromm SF
    Decentralize Applications, Serverless Development, Technology Evangelism, Founder at BuildEth

  • Tara Townsend - Head Of Business Development at Rare Bits

    Tara Townsend SF
    Head Of Business Development at Rare Bits

  • Jordan Messina - Creator of KittyHats, Co-Founder of Density and now creating NFT liquidity with OpenSea

    Jordan Messina Syracuse
    Creator of KittyHats, Co-Founder of Density and now creating NFT liquidity with OpenSea

  • Jonny Howle - Product Design Lead at uPort and Consensys

    Jonny Howle SF
    Product Design Lead at uPort and Consensys

  • Michael Anderson - Co-Founder at Hashletes

    Michael Anderson SF
    Co-Founder at Hashletes

  • Cyrus Lohrasbpour - Angel Investor focused on Non-Fungible Tokens and associated technologies.

    Cyrus Lohrasbpour Palo Alto
    Angel Investor focused on Non-Fungible Tokens and associated technologies.

  • Richard Titus - Wired 100, serial entrepreneur and CEO -  Experienced Blockchain investor and Advisor

    Richard Titus SF
    Wired 100, serial entrepreneur and CEO - Experienced Blockchain investor and Advisor

  • Ray King - CEO of Top Level Design (.wiki, .ink and .design TLDs) and pygmy goat herder

    Ray King Portland
    CEO of Top Level Design (.wiki, .ink and .design TLDs) and pygmy goat herder

  • Jodee Rich - CEO at PeopleBrowsr - An integrated Social Collaboration, Engagement, and Blockchain mBaaS. Releasing Coin.Kred.

    Jodee Rich SF
    CEO at PeopleBrowsr - An integrated Social Collaboration, Engagement, and Blockchain mBaaS. Releasing Coin.Kred.

  • Dan Viau - Formerly at Salina Labs and KittyHats, now at OpenSea

    Dan Viau Syracuse
    Formerly at Salina Labs and KittyHats, now at OpenSea

  • Arthur Madrid - CEO Pixowl, an Animoca Brands company.

    Arthur Madrid SF
    CEO Pixowl, an Animoca Brands company.

  • Kush Parikh - CEO at PeopleBrowsr - Player Tokens' founder and CEO bringing baseball and blockchain together to create collectibles.

    Kush Parikh Seattle
    Player Tokens' founder and CEO bringing baseball and blockchain together to create collectibles.

  • Sune Thorsen - Founder of So Couch Studios.

    Sune Thorsen Denmark
    Founder of So Couch Studios.

  • David Pakman - Partner in Venrock's New York City office, David focuses on early stage venture investing in consumer and enterprise internet companies.

    David Pakman NYC
    Partner in Venrock's New York City office, David focuses on early stage venture investing in consumer and enterprise internet companies.

  • Donnie Dinch - CEO powering great experiences on dapps with Bitski.

    Donnie Dinch SF
    CEO powering great experiences on dapps with Bitski.

  • Oliver Carding - Founder of CryptoKaiju and CoinJournal

    Oliver Carding UK
    Founder of CryptoKaiju and CoinJournal

  • Jeremy McLaughlin - Consumer Financial Services at K&L Gates.

    Jeremy McLaughlin SF
    Consumer Financial Services at K&L Gates.

  • John Egan - Cofounder & CEO at Vault. Product Leader, Crypto Believer.

    John Egan NYC
    Cofounder & CEO at Vault. Product Leader, Crypto Believer.

  • Arnold Waldstein - Market Maker, Communications Strategist & Storyteller, Crypto Geek, Wine & Wellness Fanatic.

    Arnold Waldstein NYC
    Market Maker, Communications Strategist & Storyteller, Crypto Geek, Wine & Wellness Fanatic.

  • Vlad Kartashov - CEO of Cartified, creators of War Riders.

    Vlad Kartashov Washington
    CEO of Cartified, creators of War Riders.

  • Linda Lu - Associate at 645 Ventures.

    Linda Lu NYC
    Associate at 645 Ventures.

  • Christopher Robison - Community Manager at Hoard Exchange.

    Christopher Robison Seattle
    Community Manager at Hoard Exchange.

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What's next for NFTs?

"Non-fungible tokens or unique assets such as crypto kitties are going to be a very important part of the cryptocurrency economy."
Layla Harding for Coinnounce - Read Article
"Celebrities and sports players will issue their own digital merchandise to fans which will grant VIP access and feature discounts."
Brian Flynn for CoinDesk - Read Article

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