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Melonport presents

M-0

The first Swiss blockchain conference for asset management

Oct 17-18, 2017
No sponsors. Content only.

Park Hotel, Zug (Crypto Valley), Switzerland
Are you a developer or student? Email team@melonport.com to apply for a significant discount!
ABOUT M-0

The Melon ecosystem brings together a diverse range of developers, portfolio managers, investors and lawyers to visualise the future of asset management using a technology that is fast becoming impossible to ignore; blockchain.

M-0 provides an excellent opportunity to meet with pioneering groups and individuals who are working on game-changing technologies that will change the asset management world we know today.

The event will run for two days on the 17th/18th of October, 2017. It will cover broad swathes of the technical, financial and legal aspects that surround digital asset management.

SPEAKERS
  • Dr. Gavin Wood
    Founder & CTO
    Parity Technologies
  • Johan Gevers
    CEO
    Monetas
  • Sam Chadwick
    Director, Financial & Risk Innovation
    Thomson Reuters
  • Amir Taaki
    Autonomous Polytechnics Group
  • Dr. Andreas Glarner
    Partner
    MME
  • Reto Trinkler
    Chairman & CTO
    Melonport
  • Michele Hess
    Hedge fund legal expert
    PWC
  • Hadi Kabalan
    Managing Director
    Otonomos
  • Thomas Bertani
    Founder & CEO
    Oraclize
  • Will Harborne
    Projects Lead
    Bitfinex
  • Mona El Isa
    CoFounder & CEO
    Melonport
  • Vignesh Sundaresen
    CEO
    Lendroid
  • Loi Luu
    Founder
    Oyente
  • Jenna Zenk
    Developer
    Melonport
  • Joey Krug
    Founder
    Augur/Pantera Capital
  • Simon Emanuel Schmid
    Developer
    Melonport
  • Travis Jacobs
    Developer
    Melonport
  • Ryan Zurrer
    Partner
    Polychain Capital
  • KC Chng
    Founder & CEO
    Digix Global
  • Jorge Izquierdo
    Founder & CTO
    Aragon
  • Fabio Berger
    Lead Developer
    0x
  • Andrew Keys
    Co-Founder
    ConsenSys Capital
  • Andrej Cvoro
    Founder
    Decenter
  • Ewald Hesse
    Vice President
    Energy Web Foundation
AGENDA

*This is an EARLY draft agenda and is subject to change. To enquire about joining M-0 as a speaker, please contact us at team@melonport.com

Keynote: The Rise of Digital Assets as an Asset class and Why They are Relevant to You

CEO of Monetas : Johan Gevers

Welcome - Introduction to Melon & The Melon Vision

Chairman & Co-Founder: Reto Trinkler

Melon Catchup - Progress on the Portal

Melonport: Jenna Zenk

10.00am

COFFEE BREAK

Panel - Decentralized Exchange Pioneers

Moderator - Reto Trinkler

Omega One /0x / Kyber.Network / Bitfinex

Bringing Data to Blockchains

Sam Chadwick, Director of Financial Risk / Innovation at Thomson Reuters

Panel - Digital Asset Universes

Moderator - TBC

Digix / Augur / Otonomos / Aragon/

12.00pm

COFFEE BREAK

A Deep Dive into How Some of the Largest Hedge Fund Failures Could Have Been Prevented by Use of Smart Contracts

Mona El Isa, CEO of Melonport

Panel - Asset Managers - What Will the Future of Asset Management Look Like?

Moderator - George Hallam

Polychain / Kryptonite / Neufund / Neufund / Pantera

Lendroid: Smart Contract Controlled Leverage

CEO of Lendroid - Vignesh Sundaresen

Blockchain funds & Regulatory Environment Panel:

Dr. Andreas Glarner (MME) & Michele Hess (PWC)

Announcement of MAMA

3.00pm

COFFEE BREAK

Panel - Melon Module Developers

Moderator - TBC

Human error: How Do I Know my Smart-Contract Does What it’s Supposed to do?

Loi Luu, Founder - Kyber.Network & Oyente

Announcement

Satellite

Travis Jacobs, Developer - Melonport

5.00pm

Optional Drinks & Dinner

Keynote: Founder of Parity Technologies: The journey to Web 3

Dr. Gavin Wood, CTO & Founder - Parity Technologies

BREAKOUT SESSION - ECOSYSTEM PLAYERS

Data feeds - Sam Chadwick, Thomas Bertani & Reto Trinkler

Risk management - Reto Trinkler & Jenna Zenk

Exchanges & Integration - by Reto Trinkler, Loi Luu & Travis Jacobs

10.00am

COFFEE BREAK

Crypto Funds: Best Pick and Why?

Financial Services for the next generation of the global economy

Andrew Keys - Co-Founder, ConsenSys Capital

12.00pm

LUNCH BREAK

0x - The Future of Decentralised Exchanges

Fabio Berger, Lead Developer - 0x

Oraclize, Data feeds and integration to Melon

CEO & Co-Founder Oraclize: Thomas Bertani

Risk Management Solutions on Melon: How to Avoid Price Manipulation and Funds Embezzlements with Smart Contract

Reto Trinkler, CTO & Chairman - Melonport

2.00pm

COFFEE BREAK

Smart-contract Security and its Application in the Melon Satellite

Loi Luu / Travis Jacobs

Call for a Revolutionary Hacker Movement, a force that shapes global politics

Amir Taaki, Autonomous Polytechnics Group

Smart Contract Obfuscation

Matt Di Ferrante, Security Engineer - Ethereum Foundation

3.45pm

COFFEE BREAK

Front end design and White labelling Melon for your own business

Simon Emanuel Schmid, Developer - Melonport

5.00pm

Optional Drinks & Dinner