virtual AGENDA

31 October 2024

10:00 AM - 10:05 AM GMT

Event Welcome Address

Event welcome address and opening remarks. 

10:10 AM - 10:40 AM GMT

Headline Keynote – The Intersection of Blockchain & AI: Mapping Out Opportunities and Challenges

This keynote session explores the fusion of blockchain and Al, highlighting the opportunities and challenges at their intersection.
It will discuss how they can revolutionise industries while navigating complexities like scalability and ethics.

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM GMT

Panel Discussion – Legal and Regulatory Challenges of Blockchain & AI

Industry experts tackle the complex legal and regulatory challenges surrounding the intersection of blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI). They navigate the intricate landscape of compliance, privacy, and liability issues. Through insightful discussions and real-world examples, the panel sheds light on the evolving legal frameworks governing blockchain and AI technologies.

11:35 AM - 12:25 PM GMT

Keynote – Revolutionising Real Estate: The Impact of Blockchain and AI on Property Management

Discover the innovative applications and emerging trends showcasing how blockchain enhances transparency, security, and efficiency in property transactions. This keynote will cover how AI-driven analytics optimise property management processes, from predictive maintenance to personalised tenant experiences.

12:30 PM - 13:15 PM GMT

Panel Discussion – Navigating AI Ethics in Blockchain Technologies

Experts will discuss the ethical considerations surrounding AI algorithms used in blockchain applications, such as data privacy, transparency, and algorithmic fairness. Through insightful discussions and real-world examples, we’ll navigate the ethical challenges and opportunities inherent in deploying AI within blockchain systems. Join us as we explore strategies for responsibly navigating this evolving landscape and fostering ethical AI practices in blockchain technologies.

13:20 PM - 13:40 PM GMT

Keynote – To be confirmed

David Palmer
CPO Pairpoint by Vodafone IoT and Web3 Platform
Vodafone

13:45 PM - 14:30 PM GMT

Panel Discussion – Looking Ahead: Innovations and Trends in Blockchain and AI

In this panel discussion, learn what’s shaping the future of blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI). The panelists will provide insights into how these two transformative technologies will continue to evolve and intersect. Understand the possibilities that lie ahead and discuss the next wave of innovations shaping the landscape of blockchain and AI.

Andrea Prazakova
Senior Vice President
Mastercard Foundry EEMEA

Pankhuri Bansal
Blockchain & AI Expert
United Nations

14:35 PM - 15:05 PM GMT

Keynote – Harnessing AI for the Future of Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

This keynote session explores the transformative potential of artificial intelligence (AI) in shaping the future of decentralized finance (DeFi). It will highlight how AI algorithms can optimise DeFi protocols, enhance risk management, and automate decision-making processes. From predictive analytics to personalised financial services, learn how AI-driven innovations are revolutionising the landscape of decentralised finance.

Alex Nascimento
Managing Director
7CC – Blockchain Investment

15:10 PM - 15:15 PM GMT

Closing Remarks