Programme

The focus of the Crypto Fest is on cryptocurrency investments, trading and payments. Hotly contested debates and discussions will take place in the Crypto Battle Arena and a fun-filled after-party starts at 18:00pm!

This is the draft programme and will be finalised in August 2019.

Registration  
Registration
11:00am
Welcome Address by the Master of Ceremonies
12:00am
Keynote: Trends and Overview of the Crypto Landscape
12:10am
Jeremy Musighi  
Psychology of the Crypto Markets: Insights for Investors and Traders
12:40am
Chief Investment Officer at Immutable Capital
Warren Gray  Rocelo Lopes  James Preston  Lorien Gamaroff  
Crypto Battle Arena: Battle of the Coins
13:00pm

Bitcoin (BTC) vs. Bitcoin Cash (BCH) vs. Bitcoin Satoshi Vision (BSV) Moderator: James Preston

Partner at BlockStarters
Founder of CoinBR, CEO of Stratum and CoinPY
Managing Editor at SA Crypto
Founder/CEO of Bankymoon and Co-founder/CEO of Centbee
Louis Buys  
Crypto Investment and Why We Built Revix
13:40pm
Co-founder and Co-CEO of Revix
Jurgen Kuhnel  
Moving Money Reimagined: Laying the Foundation for the Banks of the Future
14:00pm
Co-founder and CEO of Xago
How Long Until the Whales Have Less Influence on the Markets?
14:20pm
Farzam Ehsani  
VALR.com: Learnings From Building a Cryptocurrency Exchange
14:40pm

Building a cryptocurrency exchange has as much to do with understanding the current financial system as it does the new. Get a behind the scenes perspective with VALR's CEO who will discuss the journey from idea to launch, its success and challenges, and the highs and lows.

CEO and Co-Founder of VALR.com
James Preston  
The Affect News Media Has on Day Trading
15:00pm
Managing Editor at SA Crypto
Graeme Tennant  
Crypto Battle Arena: Whales vs. the Small Fish
15:20pm

How is the price of crypto being manipulated by the whales?

Financial Analyst at AvantCore (Pty) Ltd and chat analyst at Crypto SA
Rocelo Lopes  
Crypto Fund vs. Traditional Funds
16:00pm

The STRATUMBLUE Token (BLU) represents a selection of the 10 largest cryptocurrencies, chosen by following a market capitalisation index strategy plus a minor selection of cryptocurrencies and crypto-related assets using an active strategy. Having an accessible crypto portfolio has never been this easy.

Founder of CoinBR, CEO of Stratum and CoinPY
Vojtech Simetka  Connie Gallippi  
Crypto for Social Good
16:20pm

Using cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology for good. Introducing BitGive and Blockchain for Humanity.

Co-founder of Blockchain for Humanity and Giveth
Founder and Executive Director at BitGive Foundation
Earle Loxton  
Opportunities for Investing in Cryptocurrencies as an Asset Class
16:40pm

How do crypto assets feature in future portfolios and what is the ultimate combination? DCX10 combines the top 10 Crypto Assets weighted by market cap and makes a compelling case as a secure, diversified, liquid investment.

Founder at DCX Capital
Tshepo Magoma  Farzam Ehsani  Prof. Angela Itzikowitz  
Crypto Battle Arena: Libra Coin: What Does it Mean for Crypto?
17:00pm

Moderator: Farzam Ehsani

Financial Performance Management Consultant at EOH
CEO and Co-Founder of VALR.com
Director at ENSafrica’s Banking and Finance Department
Closing Address, Competitions and Giveaways
17:30pm
Crypto Party Time  
After Party
17:50pm

The after party is open to all attendees and will be held at at the beautiful Shimmy Beach Club on the beach at the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town.

Speakers


Our global speakers are well-known thought leaders and experts in the cryptocurrency and blockchain technology space.

Vojtech Simetka

Vojtech Simetka

Co-founder of Blockchain for Humanity and Giveth
Graeme Tennant

Graeme Tennant

Financial Analyst at AvantCore (Pty) Ltd and chat analyst at Crypto SA
Connie Gallippi

Connie Gallippi

Founder and Executive Director at BitGive Foundation
Jeremy Musighi

Jeremy Musighi

Chief Investment Officer at Immutable Capital
Louis Buys

Louis Buys

Co-founder and Co-CEO of Revix
Rocelo Lopes

Rocelo Lopes

Founder of CoinBR, CEO of Stratum and CoinPY
Earle Loxton

Earle Loxton

Founder at DCX Capital
Warren Gray

Warren Gray

Partner at BlockStarters
Richard de Sousa

Richard de Sousa

Founder of AltCoinTrader
James Preston

James Preston

Managing Editor at SA Crypto
Jurgen Kuhnel

Jurgen Kuhnel

Co-founder and CEO of Xago
Farzam Ehsani

Farzam Ehsani

CEO and Co-Founder of VALR.com
Lorien Gamaroff

Lorien Gamaroff

Founder/CEO of Bankymoon and Co-founder/CEO of Centbee
Prof. Angela Itzikowitz

Prof. Angela Itzikowitz

Director at ENSafrica’s Banking and Finance Department

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