2019 THE DIGITAL MONEY FORUM
Tuesday, January 8
Wealth and Wellness go hand-in-hand. How you manage both can make all the difference. Join global leaders MINDBODY and MoneyLion for a breakfast and learn how using technology to help track and make decisions on your fitness and finances can lead to better overall wellness and reduced financial stress – one of America’s biggest epidemics.
SPONSORED BY: MINDBODY, Moneylion
Whether you measure the number of ATMs or branch closures, the number of people who pay using it, or merchants that accept it, the death knell for cash is getting closer. What digital form replaces it is a different issue. We look at the contenders for the new world of value. From robochats and AI-powered fintech to cryptocurrencies and the new ICO offerings, we look at where money’s going. Literally.
Banks and fintechs had a shotgun marriage and it worked. See how new technologies including robochat, AI, voice, AR and VR, mobile payment and cashless technology, and biometrics are shaping the new face of traditional commerce.
Self-serve payments are reshaping the industry. We look at building the ecosystem, the rise of the interconnected shopper, and how consumers will adopt the unattended retail experience.
See how Uniken flips the paradigm to solve for ID and safety.
There are a mind-boggling 500+ coins and exchanges from which to choose. Time to get out your scorecards as the creators, leaders, and investors of the biggest currencies today make their case for how you can benchmark and evaluate the best. They’ll sort through the tumultuous crypto-events of 2018 and set the stage for the year to come.
Go blockchain or go home. New media properties, for games, news, entertainment, music or social are using blockchain architecture as proof of work, as a means of more equitably sharing profits, and of decentralizing distribution. An ecosystem spanning everything from ticket sales to fandom is forming. Hardware manufacturers and carriers need to make sure they’re blockchain-ready.
Meet the pioneers (arrows in their backs and all). These thought leaders bring original thinking and a critical understanding about how to move the digital money revolution along. Learn how to protect your assets in the crypto world. Get invesment tips, understand stable coins, the various forms of tokenization, and how to make the blockchain scalable.
If your hardware, cloud or carrier is going to be your bank there’s work to be done. Here’s a chilling case that challenges the digital money business to wake up.
At the end of the day all money is based on trust. Trust requires a secure environment. Hardware and software developers, regulators and law enforcement will all play their part in creating a trusted environment for digital currency.
Trust is the secret sauce for any currency. From chipsets and storage devices to secure digital wallets, take a look at a variety of solutions designed to protect personal identification and assets, making safety in the world of digital money more certain.
As the nascent alternative currency market matures everyone starts paying close attention. Ignore the regulations and legal issues surrounding emerging currencies and tokens at your own peril. Whether you’re investing or building, you’ll want to hear from the major stakeholders in government, law, regulation, and contracts.
The next Google, Wikipedia or Facebook may be built on blockchain. Start with retraining your business brain to think in blockchain and wind up looking at the hottest areas for blockchain development, including entertainment and smart contracts.
The blockchain combines the openness of the Internet with the security of cryptography. Step one for moving your current business to the blockchain, or starting a new blockchain business, is to rethink your processes. Shidan Gouran has built numerous blockchain companies, both for the mining of cryptocurrency and in the entertainment space. His methodology for thinking “in blockchain” can help you master your own. Gouran recently acquired Nolan Bushnell’s blockchain-based X2 gaming company, so watch for a special appearance.
Take a look at the next gen businesses being built on the blockchain. This panel of blockchain evangelists will convince you that decentralization will remake not just the Internet, but maybe humankind.
Tokenization is the mantra for the next generation of fund seekers, bypassing traditional fundraising routes. How are they doing? Find out in this blazing-fast look at some of the best pre- and post-ICOs and STOs in the world.
Cocktails, hors-d’oeuvres, music, and some great exhibits for VIP guests and conference attendees.
Sponsored By: Streambed, Bloq, Utopia & Chia
Celebrate the dawning of the new age of digital money new kinds of media platforms built for a blockchain world. Attendees of the Digital Money Forum and select VIP guests only. RSVP required.