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12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Attendee Registration
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
VIP "Gatsby Whites" Event
Join us at the luxurious Palm Beach Croquet Club for an exclusive event for Permie VIP NFT holders and featured Permissionless Speakers. You'll spend the evening networking, playing croquet, and enjoying passed apps and drinks, followed by dinner at 7:30.

General Session

8:00 am
Registration & Expo Hall Open
9:00 am - 9:20 am
Greeting & Welcome
9:20 am - 9:50 am
Why Are We Here?

Moderator David Hoffman
Bankless
Co-Founder

Justin Drake
The Ethereum Foundation
Researcher

Kevin Owocki
Gitcoin.co
Founder

Mariano Conti

Angel Investor

Evin McMullen
Disco
CEO & Co-Founder

9:50 am - 10:10 am
The State of Crypto in 2022

Moderator Ryan Sean Adams
Bankless
Co-Founder

Moderator David Hoffman
Bankless
Co-Founder

Chris Dixon
Andreessen Horowitz
General Partner

10:10 am - 10:40 am
Building for Web3

Surojit Chatterjee
Coinbase
Chief Product Officer

10:40 am - 11:00 am
Coffee Break
11:00 am - 11:40 am
DeFi: The Financial Backbone of the New Economy

Santiago Roel Santos
ex-ParaFi Capital
Web3 Investor

Josh Goodbody
Qredo
COO

Joe Hoffend
Foundry
VP of Product Development

Konstantin Richter
Blockdaemon
CEO & Founder

Moderator Jason Yanowitz
Blockworks
Co-Founder

11:40 am - 12:20 pm
The Creator Economy Emerges

Anne Favre-Willis
OpenSea
VP of Special Projects

Li Jin
Variant
Co-Founder & General Partner

Morgan Beller
NFX
General Partner

Moderator Carly Reilly
Bankless
Host - Overpriced JPEGs podcast

12:20 pm - 12:45 pm
Why You Can't Afford To Ignore MEV

Hasu
Flashbots
Strategy

Stephane Gosselin
Flashbots
Architect, Steward, & Founder

12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Networking & Lunch
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Keynote: Robinhood

Vlad Tenev
Robinhood
CEO & Co-Founder

Baiju Bhatt
Robinhood
Chief Creative Officer & Co-Founder

2:00 pm - 2:20 pm
Building the Information Super-App of Web3

Alex Svanevik
Nansen
CEO

2:20 pm - 3:00 pm
Investing in an On-Chain World

James Wang
Amun
Head of Tokens

Haseeb Qureshi
Dragonfly Capital
Managing Partner

Evgeny Gaevoy
Wintermute
Founder & CEO

Moderator Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

John Calabrese
Nansen
Head of Product

Soona Amhaz
Volt Capital
Founder & GP

3:00 pm - 3:20 pm
Keynote: Ledger

Charles Hamel
Ledger
VP of Product

3:20 pm - 3:50 pm
The Crypto Renaissance

Josh Rosenthal, Ph.D.
6ixth event; Narwhal Ventures
Co-Founder, Partner; Managing Partner

3:50 pm - 4:20 pm
STEALTH STAKING PROJECT UNVEILED

Mike Taormina
Index Cooperative

Lorien Gabel
Figment
CEO

Matt Leisinger
Alluvial
Co-Founder & CEO

Mara Schmiedt
Coinbase Cloud
Head of Sales

Moderator Alison Mangiero
Proof of Stake Alliance (POSA)
Acting Executive Director

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
VIP NFT Happy Hour with Dez Bryant
Location: NFT Gallery
4:20 pm - 5:30 pm
Welcome Happy Hour in the Expo Hall
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Warehouse District Takeover @ Grandview
Grandview Market - Hosted by Avalanche
Steam Horse Brewing - Hosted by UniX Gaming
Steel Tie Spirits Co. - Hosted by Bankless DAO

General Session

8:00 am
Registration & Expo Hall Open
8:30 am - 8:35 am
Greeting & Welcome
8:35 am - 9:15 am
DeFi State of the Union

Robert Leshner
Compound Labs
CEO & Founder

Stani Kulechov
Aave
Founder & CEO

Kain Warwick
Synthetix
Founder

Mary-Catherine Lader
Uniswap Labs
Chief Operating Officer

Moderator David Hoffman
Bankless
Co-Founder

9:15 am - 9:35 am
The Infrastructure that Gets us to the Endgame

Taylor Monahan
MyCrypto
Founder & CEO

9:35 am - 10:15 am
The Scaling Wars - Where will DeFi Live?

Mihailo Bjelic
Polygon
Co-Founder

Ben Jones
Optimism
Co-Founder

Illia Polosukhin
NEAR
Co-Founder

Harry Kalodner
Offchain Labs
Co-Founder & CTO

Luigi Donorio Demeo
Ava Labs
Head of DeFi

Moderator Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

10:15 am - 10:30 am
Coffee Break
10:30 am - 11:10 am
Stablecoins! Crypto's Killer App

Nic Carter
Castle Island Ventures
Partner

Sam Kazemian
Frax Finance
Founder

Catherine Gu
Visa
Director, Head of CBDC & Crypto Infrastructure Build

Moderator Kate Rooney
CNBC
Technology Reporter

Sam MacPherson
MakerDAO
Lead Developer

Joao Reginatto
Circle
VP, Product Management

11:10 am - 11:30 am
M&A in DeFi: To Build or Buy?

Nikita Ovchinnik
1inch
CBDO

Moderator Jacquelyn Melinek
TechCrunch
Senior Crypto Reporter

Vanessa Grellet
Aglaé Ventures
Managing Partner

11:30 am - 12:10 pm
Is Wall Street Coming for DeFi?

Jim Bianco
Bianco Research, L.L.C.
President & Macro Strategist

Mona El Isa
Avantgarde Finance
CEO & Founder

Moderator Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

Jake Dwyer
GSR
Head of DeFi

Glenn Barber
Copper.co
Head of Sales Americas

12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
Expo Hall & Lunch
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Happy Hour in Expo Hall
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Clematis Street Bar Crawl
Rocco’s Tacos - Hosted by Nansen

Clematis Social - Hosted by Galaxy Digital

Roxy’s - Hosted by Blockworks

Hilton "Deep Liquidity" Pool Party (no swimming!) - Hosted by Blockworks (6:00 - 11:00 PM)

Institutional

1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Unlocking Institutional DeFi

Sid Powell
Maple
CEO & Co-Founder

Johann Bornman
MetaMask Institutional
Product Lead

Rachel Mayer
Circle
VP of Product

Luca Prosperi
MakerDAO
Lending Oversight

Joseph Edwards
Solrise Group
Head of Financial Strategy

Moderator Nuri Chang
BitGo
Director of Product

1:40 pm - 2:00 pm
Raising the Standard for Security and Integrity in DeFi

Asaf Meir
Solidus Labs
Founder & CEO

Moderator Nisa Amoils
A100x Ventures
Managing Partner

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Crypto Exchanges: The Banks for the New Economy

Katherine Wu
Archetype
Venture Partner

Georgi Ivanov
Nexo
VP of Strategy, Risk & Operations

Scott Byron
AscendEX
Head of Venture

David Abner
Gemini
Global Head of Business Development

Moderator Kevin Miao
BlockTower
Partner, Head of Credit

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm
The Collision of Macro and Digital Assets

Eric Peters
One River Asset Management
Founder, CEO & CIO

Brett Tejpaul
Coinbase
Head of Coinbase Institutional

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm
Talking Taxes: Answering Some of Crypto’s Biggest Questions

Miles Fuller
TaxBit
Head of Government Solutions

Perianne Boring
Chamber of Digital Commerce
Founder & CEO

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Happy Hour in Expo Hall
3:40 pm - 4:20 pm
The Market Structure Special: Leverage, Capital Efficiency & Risk Management

Darius Sit
QCP Capital
Co-Founder & CIO

Cynthia Wu
Matrixport
Founding Partner & Head of Business Development & Sales

Moderator Eric Golden
Web3 Breakdowns Podcast
Host

Eric Qiu
CMS Holdings
Trader

4:20 pm - 5:00 pm
Regulatory Clouds on the Horizon

Perianne Boring
Chamber of Digital Commerce
Founder & CEO

Brian Quintenz
CFTC
Former Commissioner

Moderator Jordan Nof
Tusk Venture Partners L.P.
Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Ron Hammond
Blockchain Association
Director of Government Relations

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Clematis Street Bar Crawl
Rocco’s Tacos - Hosted by Nansen

Clematis Social - Hosted by Galaxy Digital

Roxy’s - Hosted by Blockworks

Hilton "Deep Liquidity" Pool Party (no swimming!) - Hosted by Blockworks (6:00 - 11:00 PM)

Metaverse

1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Gaming: The Trojan Horse of the Metaverse

Colleen Sullivan
BH Digital
Head of Directional Strategies

Angela Dalton
Signum Growth Capital
CEO & Founder

Ken Timsit
Cronos
Managing Director

Mirko Basil Doelger
UniX Gaming
CEO & Founder

Liko Subakti
Project SEED
CEO

Moderator Dan Keeler
Blockworks
Editor-in-Chief

1:40 pm - 2:00 pm
Marketing in web3

Kate Rouch
Coinbase
Chief Marketing Officer

Avery Akkeneni
VaynerNFT
President

Jeff Carvalho
Burrata
Co-Founder

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Web3 Social Media - Can Crypto Improve Our Social Lives?

Evin McMullen
Disco
CEO & Co-Founder

Christina Beltramini
Aave Companies
Head of Growth

Moderator David Hoffman
Bankless
Co-Founder

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm
Ohh Shiny Show

Moderator Benjamin Milstein
DIGITAL
Co-Founder

Michael Ippolito
Blockworks
Co-Founder

Jason Yanowitz
Blockworks
Co-Founder

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm
Fireside Chat: HBAR Foundation

Shayne Higdon
HBAR Foundation
Co-Founder & CEO

Moderator Dan Keeler
Blockworks
Editor-in-Chief

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Happy Hour in Expo Hall
3:40 pm - 4:20 pm
The Collision of NFTs and DeFi

Andy Chorlian
Fractional
Founder

Isaac Lee
ZKSpace
Interim CIO

Yubo Ruan
Parallel Finance
Founder

Lauren Halstead
Chainlink Labs
Business Development Lead - Entertainment

Moderator Casper B. Johansen
Spartan Group
Co-Founder

4:20 pm - 5:00 pm
Why DAOs Win

Moderator Ben Strack
Blockworks
Reporter

Julia Rosenberg
Orca Protocol
Co-Founder

Kevin Owocki
Gitcoin.co
Founder

Hart Lambur
Risk Labs
Co-Founder

FrogMonkee
Orca Protocol
Governance

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Clematis Street Bar Crawl
Rocco’s Tacos - Hosted by Nansen

Clematis Social - Hosted by Galaxy Digital

Roxy’s - Hosted by Blockworks

Hilton "Deep Liquidity" Pool Party (no swimming!) - Hosted by Blockworks (6:00 - 11:00 PM)

Future of Finance

1:00 pm - 1:40 pm
Permissioned DeFi Yield: Rugging the Banks

Michael Shaulov
Fireblocks
CEO & Co-Founder

Rebecca Rettig
Aave
General Counsel

Moderator DeFi Dad
4RC
Partner

Santiago Roel Santos
ex-ParaFi Capital
Web3 Investor

1:40 pm - 2:00 pm
Accelerating Cross-Chain DeFi with Post-Quantum Security

Rotem Hemo
Algorand
Director of Product Management

Michel Dahdah
C3 Protocol
Co-Founder

Moderator Casey Wagner
Blockworks
Senior Reporter

Saeed Badreg
Jump Crypto
Strategic Partnerships

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm
Liquid Staking: Lessons Learned and Future Changes

John Patrick Mullin
MANTRA & SOMA.finance
Co-Founder

Mark Richardson
Bancor
Product Architect

Chjango Unchained
Interchain.FM; Osmosis Labs; Cosmos
Host, Advisor; Head of Ecosystem

Moderator Macauley Peterson
Blockworks
Senior Editor

2:40 pm - 3:20 pm
Proof of Physical Work

Amir Haleem
Nova Labs
CEO

Casey Wagner
Blockworks
Senior Reporter

Kyle Samani
Multicoin Capital
Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Ariel Seidman
Hivemapper
CEO & Co-Founder

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm
Fireside Chat: 0x

Amir Bandeali
0x Labs
Co-CEO

Saurabh Sharma
Jump Crypto
Partner, Head of Investments

Moderator Katka Opocenska
Factor.fyi
Co-Founder & CEO

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Happy Hour in Expo Hall
3:40 pm - 4:20 pm
Why Decentralization and Self Custody Matters

Ryan Selkis
Messari
Co-Founder & CEO

Nicki Sanders
TaxBit
Principal Software Engineer, Blockchain

Jack O'Holleran
SKALE
CEO & Co-founder

Eric Parker
Giddy
CEO

Joel Edgerton
Ledger Enterprise
Head of Sales Americas

4:20 pm - 5:00 pm
The DeFi Mullet: Integrating DeFi & Fintech

Mohamed Elkasstawi 
Tribal Credit
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

Moderator Ryan Sean Adams
Bankless
Co-Founder

Rex Hygate
DeFiSafety
Founder & President

Johann Kerbrat
Robinhood Crypto
Chief Technology Officer

Lincoln Bartlett, CFA
Anchorage Digital
Head of Agency Trading

Stephen Kenny
Aave Companies
Institutional Manager

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Clematis Street Bar Crawl
Rocco’s Tacos - Hosted by Nansen

Clematis Social - Hosted by Galaxy Digital

Roxy’s - Hosted by Blockworks

Hilton "Deep Liquidity" Pool Party (no swimming!) - Hosted by Blockworks (6:00 - 11:00 PM)

General Session

8:00 am
Registration & Expo Hall Open
8:30 am - 8:45 am
Greeting & Welcome
8:45 am - 9:25 am
Brands in the Metaverse

Madeline Lieber
Crypto Chicks
COO

Zach Hungate
Everyrealm Ventures
Head of Gaming

Moderator Carly Reilly
Bankless
Host - Overpriced JPEGs podcast