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DAS is the institutionally focused crypto conference for asset managers and financial services professionals.

Returning in 2021 as a two day, in person event, industry leaders from the world of finance and digital assets will gather to discuss crypto from the perspective of industry practitioners.

Sign up to access every panel session from this sold-out event.

Daniel Masters
CoinShares Group
Executive Chairman

Anne Richards, DBE
Fidelity International
CEO

Dotun Rominiyi
London Stock Exchange Group
Blockchain Strategy - Emerging Technology

Dr. Ruth Wandhöfer
Gauss Ventures
Partner

Edd Carlton
Flow Traders
Institutional Digital Asset Trader

Thomas Uhm
Jane Street
Crypto Institutional Sales & Trading

Previn Singh
Credit Suisse
Head of the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Centre of Competency

Min Teo
Ethereal Ventures; ConsenSys Mesh.
Managing Partner; Advisor

Ray Hindi
L1 Digital AG
CEO & CIO

Ioana Surpateanu
DIA Association; DIALabs
Chief Strategy Officer; Principal

Jonathan Cheesman
FTX
Head of Over-the-Counter and Institutional Sales

Andrew Price
Zodia Markets
Chief Compliance Officer

Marc P. Bernegger
Crypto Finance AG
Board Member

Mariana Gospodinova
Crypto.com
General Manager, Europe

Alexandre Kech
Citi Ventures
Director, Blockchain & Digital Asset

Charlie Meraud
Woorton
President & CEO

Richard Muirhead
Fabric
Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Alexey Demyanov
BofA Securities
Managing Director

Martha Reyes
Bequant
Head of Research

Tom Jessop
Fidelity Digital Assets
Head of Fidelity Digital Assets

Ivan De lastours
Bpifrance
Blockchain Lead

Tara MacAulay
Lantern Ventures
CEO

Yoann Turpin
Wintermute
Co-Founder & Head of Business Development

Matteo Dante Perruccio
Wave Financial
President, International

Yves Choueifaty
TOBAM
President & CIO

Tyrone Lobban
Onyx by J.P. Morgan
Head of Onyx Digital Assets & Blockchain Launch

Casper B. Johansen
Spartan Group
Co-Founder

Simon Nursey
QCP Capital
Head of Derivatives

Chris Tyrer
Fidelity Digital Assets
Head of Fidelity Digital Assets, Europe

Mounir Benchemled
Paraswap
Founder

Michael Hall
Nickel Digital Asset Management Ltd.
Co-Founder & CIO

Abhishek Jain
DRW
Head of International ETF Trading

Peter McCormack
What Bitcoin Did
Host

Phillip Gillespie
B2C2
Co-CEO

Andrew Turner
FIS
CBDC Strategist

Jakob Palmstierna
GSR
Global Head of Product and Business Development

Stani Kulechov
Aave
Founder & CEO

David Olsson
Blockfi
VP, Global Head of Institutional Distribution

David Mercer
LMAX Group
CEO

Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie
BCB Group
Founder & CEO

Chris Harmse
BVNK
Managing Director

Travis Schwab
Eventus Systems, Inc.
CEO

Piers Ridyard
Radix DLT
CEO

Angus Fletcher
Fnality
Senior Commercial and Regulatory Advisor

James Putra
TradeStation Crypto, Inc.
Vice President of Product Strategy

Alex Svanevik
Nansen
CEO

Julian Sawyer
Bitstamp
CEO

Charlie Beach
EQONEX
Chief Risk Officer

Omid Zadeh
Matrixport
Head of Business Development EMEA

Jason Guthrie
WisdomTree
Head of Digital Assets, Europe

Charlie McGarraugh
Blockchain.com
Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Markets

Dmitry Tokarev
Copper.co
CEO

Boris Bohrer-Bilowitzki
Copper.co
CRO

Leon Marshall
Genesis
Head of Institutional Sales

Joseph Edwards
Enigma Securities
Head of Research

Demo Skalkotos
Blockdaemon
SVP Global Head of Sales

Shane Edwards
Eqonex
Head of Investment Products

Stephen Richardson
Fireblocks
VP, Head of Product Strategy & Business Solutions

Guillaume Chatain
Coinbase
Director, Institutional Sales, EMEA

Andrew Gastwirth
DLA Piper
Chief Innovation Officer

Blair Halliday
Gemini
Head of UK

James Delaney
Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA)
Director, Asset Management Regulation

Paul Woolman
CME Group
Senior Director, Head of EMEA Equity and Alternative Index Products

Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

Casey Wagner
Blockworks
Reporter

Sam Reynolds
Blockworks
Reporter

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Welcome Breakfast & Networking
9:00 am - 9:10 am
Greeting & Welcome
9:10 am - 9:30 am
Fireside Chat: LMAX Group

David Mercer
LMAX Group
CEO

Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

9:30 am - 10:10 am
Perspectives from the Buy Side: Inside the Bull Market

Ray Hindi
L1 Digital AG
CEO & CIO

Marc P. Bernegger
Crypto Finance AG
Board Member

Yves Choueifaty
TOBAM
President & CIO

Michael Hall
Nickel Digital Asset Management Ltd.
Co-Founder & CIO

Moderator Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

10:10 am - 10:50 am
Central Bank Digital Currencies, Stablecoins and Dollarization

Moderator Dr. Ruth Wandhöfer
Gauss Ventures
Partner

Julian Sawyer
Bitstamp
CEO

Previn Singh
Credit Suisse
Head of the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Centre of Competency

Stephen Richardson
Fireblocks
VP, Head of Product Strategy & Business Solutions

Andrew Turner
FIS
CBDC Strategist

10:50 am - 11:20 am
Coffee Break & Networking
11:20 am - 11:40 am
Fireside Chat: Every Rose Has Its Thorns: Security Vulnerabilities In Crypto Infrastructure

Dmitry Tokarev
Copper.co
CEO

Moderator Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

11:40 am - 12:20 pm
The Market for Institutional Lending in Digital Assets

David Olsson
Blockfi
VP, Global Head of Institutional Distribution

Chris Harmse
BVNK
Managing Director

Leon Marshall
Genesis
Head of Institutional Sales

Charlie Meraud
Woorton
President & CEO

Moderator Sam Reynolds
Blockworks
Reporter

12:20 pm - 12:40 pm
Fireside Chat: Gradually Then Suddenly: The Disruption of Global Finance

Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie
BCB Group
Founder & CEO

Peter McCormack
What Bitcoin Did
Host

12:40 pm - 2:00 pm
Lunch & Networking
2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
The Future of Financial Services and Digital Assets

Boris Bohrer-Bilowitzki
Copper.co
CRO

Chris Tyrer
Fidelity Digital Assets
Head of Fidelity Digital Assets, Europe

Jason Guthrie
WisdomTree
Head of Digital Assets, Europe

Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie
BCB Group
Founder & CEO

Moderator Alexandre Kech
Citi Ventures
Director, Blockchain & Digital Asset

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm
Institutional Market Access and Prime Brokerage

Jakob Palmstierna
GSR
Global Head of Product and Business Development

Joseph Edwards
Enigma Securities
Head of Research

Charlie McGarraugh
Blockchain.com
Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Markets

Guillaume Chatain
Coinbase
Director, Institutional Sales, EMEA

Moderator Casey Wagner
Blockworks
Reporter

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm
Fireside Chat: Roadmap for Scaling an Exchange: CeFi vs. DeFi

Mariana Gospodinova
Crypto.com
General Manager, Europe

Moderator Casper B. Johansen
Spartan Group
Co-Founder