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JULY 20 - 21 2022

Virtual Summit

JULY 14-16TH 2021

VIRTUAL FESTIVAL

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The future of finance is decentralized

DeFi Summit is a premier virtual event that focuses on education and bringing the builders and developers together in a connected space for decentralized finance. Learn about the latest in DeFi through presentations, discussions and demos from the best in the industry.

Since 2021, DCENTRAL has organized some of the world's largest Web3 community-focused events and conferences such as DeFi Summit, NFTCON, DCENTRAL Austin and Miami.

TOPICS

State of DeFi - Is DeFi Dead?

Scalability: Dapp vs Dapp Chains vs L2

Social DAOs

DAO: Governance vs Centralization

Decentralized Identity & Privacy

Stablecoins: Centralized, Algo, CBDCs and the need for Decentralized Dollar

Cross-Chain & Multichain (Bridges)

DeFi vs CeFi

Yield Farming

DeFi Law

The Future of DeFi

Protocol Panel

Scaling DeFi

State of DeFi in Asia

Parity - Polkadot

The Future of DeFi

The Future of DeFi

The Future of DeFi

The Future of DeFi

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The Future of DeFi

The Future of DeFi

10:00-10:40am PDT

State of DeFi - Is DeFi Dead?

A current discussion on the state of DeFi. Where do we go from here?

Moderator:
Jordan French, Executive Editor | Grit Daily

Panelists:
Alejandro Ballesteros, Venture Investor | Decasonic
Miko Matsumura, General Partner | gumi Cryptos Capital
Nick Odio, EVP Partnerships & Growth | Ferrum Network

10:40-11:10am PDT

Why DAOs Will Transform The World

A deep dive into DAOs (Decentralized Autonomous Organizations)

Moderator:
Tesa Ho, Coordinator | Fight Club

Panelists:
Elena Sinelnikova, Founder & CEO | Metis
Adam Miller, CEO & Co-Founder | MIDAO
Roberto Talamas, Head of Strategy | ATX DAO
Shaan Ray, Web3 Partnerships | Ionixx Technologies

11:00-11:40am PDT

DeFi vs CeFi - Is the Future of Finance centralized or decentralized?

A discussion on the pros and cons of decentralized finance and centralized finance.

Moderator:
Naomi Oba, Social Media Manager | Minima Global

Panelists:
Philipp Pieper, Co-Founder | Swarm
Brian Fu, Co-Founder | zkLend
Mr TEN, Founder | TEN Finance

11:40-12:10pm PDT

Building DeFi on Polkadot

Moderator:
Justin Wu, Founder | DCENTRAL

Panelists:

Dustin Lee, Business Development | Darwinia Network & Evolution Land
Megan Skye, Business Development | Itering Technology
Robinson Burkey, Director of Growth | Acala

12:15-1:00pm PDT

Stablecoins: Centralized, Algo, CBDCs and the need for Decentralized Dollar

The discussion is about the role of stablecoins, what the differences are between them, and what purposes do they serve.


Moderator:
Jonathan G. Blanco, Founder & CEO | Niftmint


Panelists:
Sean Bennett, Co-Founder | Stronghold
Carter Woetzel | Shade Protocol
Sam Kazemian, Founder | FRAX
Stefan Rust, Founder & CEO | Truflation / Laguna / Nuon.fi

1:00-1:20pm PDT

Oasis Protocol Keynote: Creating a Private and Scalable DeFi

Speaker:
Linda Lu, Head of Ecosystem | Oasis Protocol

1:20-1:50pm PDT

Cosmos DeFi: A Multi-Chain World

Moderator:
Justin Wu Founder, DCENTRAL

Panelists:
Joris Colleret, Ecosystem Development Director | Konstellation

1:50pm-2:20pm PDT

Pollen DAO: Building a Community-Powered Asset Fund

Moderator:
Justin Wu, Founder | DCENTRAL

Panelists:
Maarten Ectors, Commercial / BD / Partnerships / Investors / Strategy | Pollen DAO

2:20-3:00pm PDT

Interoperability: Connecting The Chains

Moderator:
Nathan Smale, Director | Emfarsis

Panelists:
Kaiser Karel, Assistance Engineering | Composable Finance
Sergey Gorbunov, Co-Founder | Axelar
Liam Digregorio, Business Development | EVMOS
Dakota Barnett, Founder | InvArch Network

10:00-10:30am PDT

Scaling DeFi

The latest on scaling decentralized finance.

Moderator:
Tatiana Botskina, Founder | MintyCode

Panelists:
Sheldon Dearr, Technical Lead and Community Manager | Octopus Network
Ashley Spradlin, Educational Programs Manager | Metis
Jake Stolarski, Member of Tech Committee | Cube

10:30-11:00am PDT

DeFi and DAOs

A in-depth conversation about the connection between DAOs and DeFi.

Moderator:
Joshua Hale, Legal | Non Fungible Counsel

Panelists:
Don Ho, Managing Director | Quantstamp & Orange DAO
Sam Padilla, Web3 Cloud Engineer | Google Cloud & ATX DAO
Cole Kennelly, Founder & CEO | Volmex

11:00-11:25am PDT

Secret Network: How Privacy is Unlocking the Future of NFTs

Speaker:
Tor Bair, Founder | Secret Foundation

11:25-12:00pm PDT

Why is Decentralized Identity & Privacy Important?

A discussion on why identity and privacy should be decentralized.

Moderator:
Tyler Greenfield, Host | NFT & Chill Podcast

Panelists:
Seth Estrada, Nerd | MineYour.Biz
Ingo Rübe, Founder | KILT Protocol
Robert Grant, CEO & Founder | Crown Sterling

12:00-12:40pm PDT

The Need for Cross-Chain & Multichain DeFi

Why are cross-chain and multichains are needed for DeFi? What are crypto bridges and how do they promote cross-chain interoperability

Moderator:
Cory Hymel, Director of Blockchain | Gigster

Panelists:
Alex Gierczyk, CEO & Founder | Tender Finance
Jon Wiesblatt, CEO | Liquid Meta
Will Harborne, Founder & CEO | Rhino.fi

12:45-1:00pm PDT

Web3 Security Trends and Best Practices

Speaker:
Monier Jalal, VP of Marketing | CertiK

1:00-1:30pm PDT

DeFi Yield Farming

Learn more about earning passive income and the best ways of making money through DeFi with yield farming.

Moderator:
Tom Crown, Owner | Tom Crown Crypto

Panelists:
Taiki Maeda | Humble Farmer
Jazear Brooks, Founder | Sifchain
Grant Gerber, Chief Governance Officer | Kaddex
Dreamer, President | Kingdom Studios & DeFi Kingdom

1:30-2:00pm PDT

The Future of DeFi

Moderator:
Aaron Malone, Host | CRYPTO 101 Podcast

Panelists:
Alexandre Caillol, Head of Sales | VALK
Daniel Keller, Co-Founder and CSO | Flux and Zelcore
John Shutt, Senior Smart Contract Engineer | UMA

2:00-2:30pm PDT

DeFi on Solana

Moderator:
Simon Bogdanowicz, Founder | Catalyst Global

Panelists:
Dan Gunsberg, Co-Founder | Hxro Network
Wil Barnes, Co-Founder & CEO | Jet Protocol
Amin Iman, Core Contributor & Project Reviewer | RLY Ecosystem DAO

SPEAKERS

Alexandre Caillol

Head of Sales

VALK

Seth Estrada

Nerd

MineYour.Biz

Jordan French

Executive Editor

Grit Daily

Linda Lu

Head of Ecosystem

Oasis Protocol Foundation

Dustin Lee

Biz Dev

Darwinia Network & Evolution Land

Alejandro Ballesteros

Venture Investor

Decasonic

Ingo Rübe

Founder

KILT Protocol

Sheldon Dearr

Technical Lead and Community Manager

Octopus Network

Monier Jalal

VP / Marketing

CertiK

Aaron Malone

Host

CRYPTO 101 Podcast

Jonathan G. Blanco

CEO & Founder

Niftmint

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