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    Abu Dhabi Blockchain Funds Forum

    Events Abu Dhabi Blockchain Funds Forum Thank you for your interest in attending the Abu Dhabi Blockchain Funds Forum. Registration is now closed. Please stay tuned for future events.

    Join us at the Abu Dhabi Blockchain Funds Forum, a unique platform gathering investors to engage in insightful discussions, share perspectives, and explore opportunities in the rapidly evolving landscape of blockchain technology and digital finance.

    To take part in thought-provoking discussions on the potential of Web3, hear from expert panels on investment opportunities in blockchain technology, and network with industry leaders and entrepreneurs.

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    Event details Tuesday, 16 April 2024 12:00 PM - 05:30 PM 3rd Floor, the Atrium
    ADGM Authorities Building, Al Maryah Island

    Featured Speakers

    Alex Lipton

    Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA)

    John D'Agostino

    Coinbase

    Wai Lum Kwok

    ADGM

    Faisal Al Hammadi

    Further Ventures

    Marco Massucco

    First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)

    Jascha Samadi

    Greenfield

    Jake Dwyer

    Factor

    Jacob Ko

    Superscrypt

    Vanessa Grellet

    Aglae Ventures

    Balaji Srinivasan

    Entrepreneur and investor

    Omar Naeem

    LW3

    Rodney Yesep

    Hack VC

    Marcel Kasumovich

    Coinbase

    Seth Ginns

    Coinfund

    John Van Marle

    Theta

    Dmitry Fedotov

    Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)

    Lily Liu

    Solana
    Agenda
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    Time / Session / Speakers
    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
    Registration and Networking
    01:00 PM - 01:15 PM
    Lw3 Opening Remarks with Keynote

    Alex Lipton - ADIA

    John D'Agostino - Coinbase

    01:15 PM - 02:00 PM
    Special Address: Upcoming Regulatory Announcements

    Wai Lum Kwok - ADGM

    John D'Agostino - Coinbase

    02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
    UAE's Pioneering Role in the Blockchain and Crypto Landscape

    Faisal Al Hammadi - Further Ventures

    Marco Massucco - FAB

    John D'Agostino - Coinbase

    02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
    How Much Does Geography Drive Crypto Ventures

    Jascha Samadi - Greenfield

    Jake Dwyer - Factor

    Jacob Ko - Superscrypt

    Omar Naeem - LW3

    03:00 PM - 03:15 PM
    Coffee Break
    03:15 PM - 03:45 PM
    Crypto is the Present of Finance

    Question and Answer (Q&A)

    • Balaji Srinivasan - Entrepreneur and investor
    • Omar Naeem - LW3
    03:45 PM - 04:30 PM
    Exploring the Market Outlook of the Blockchain Ecosystem in 2024

    Rodney Yesep - Hack VC

    Marcel Kasumovich - Coinbase Asset Management

    Vanessa Grellet - Aglae Ventures

    04:30 PM - 05:00 PM
    The Case for Publics Over Privates in Crypto

    Seth Ginns - Coinfund

    John Van Marle - Theta

    05:00 PM - 05:30 PM
    Solana and the Future of Defi

    Dmitry Fedotov - ADGM

    Lily Liu - Solana

    John D'Agostino - Coinbase

    05:30 PM - Onward