TOKEN SUMMIT III
16-17 MAY 2018, NEW YORK CITY
THIRD CONFERENCE ON THE EMERGING TOKEN-BASED ECONOMY
Producer & Host
Founder & CEO, Basecoin
Founder & CEO, Paradex.
Co-founder & CEO, CoinList.
Partner, Union Square Ventures
President & CEO, Brave Software
Managing Partner, Sora Ventures.
Partner, ISOLAS LLP
Founder & CEO, GovBlocks.
The Hon Albert Isola MP, Gibraltar’s Minister for Commerce
Partner, Perkins Coie
Co-founder & CEO, Orbs.
Managing Partner, Morgan Creek Capital
Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery
Co-founder & CEO, 0x
COO & Co-Founder, Caspian.
Managing Partner, Union Square Ventures
Founder, DIRT protocol
Co-founder & managing director, Scalar Capital
Token-based Business Models
How do tokens contribute to a business model? When do they make sense? How does an entrepreneur monetize? Where is the real value?
Regulation and Compliance
What are regulators doing? Will they harm or help the ecosystem? What are the emerging best practices?
Network Effects and Decentralization
How to create network effects in decentralized protocols? How different is it from traditional web-based network effects? Are decentralized projects similar to startups?
Custodianship of Digital Assets
What happens in a world without counterparties and banks? What is the impact of the explosion in asset liquidity? What are the best practices for consumers and businesses?
Classification of Tokens
Token functionality is key, but are we doing a good job at classifying what tokens actually do? Discussions on the token vocabulary.
How do investors and users value tokens? How does a token transition from a speculative to utilitarian function?