The agenda is to be updated continuously.
Opening Ceremony
09:00-09:05 MC Opening + Group Photo
09:05-09:10 Welcome Speech
Lu Weiding, Deputy to the People’s National Congress, Vice Chairman to All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce, Chairman and CEO of Wanxiang Group
09:10-09:25 Keynote Speech
The Honourable Michael Wong Wai-lun, GBS, JP, Acting Financial Secretary of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
09:25-09:40 Keynote Speech: Harnessing the Power of Web3 Through Technology
Duncan Chiu, Legislative Council Member (Technology & Innovation Constituency)
09:40-09:55 Keynote Speech
Eric Chan, Chief Public Mission Officer, Hong Kong Cyberport
09:55-10:15 Fireside Chat
DC, CEO, HashKey Capital; Cathie Wood, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, ARK Invest (Online)
10:15-10:30 Keynote Speech: AI That Is A Smart Contract: Why And How
Dominic Williams, Founder and Chief Scientist, DFINITY Foundation
10:30-10:40 Keynote Speech: Latest Development of Virtual Asset in Hong Kong
Joseph H. L. CHAN, JP, Under Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
10:40-11:20 Panel Discussion: The Future of Virtual Assets in Asia: Trends, Innovations and Regulations
Duncan Chiu, Legislative Council Member (Technology & Innovation Constituency); Genki Oda, Chairman, Japan Virtual and Crypto assets Exchange Association; David Lee, Chairman, Global Fintech Institute; Yang Jinyan, Secretary, Hong Kong Digital Asset Association
11:20-11:35 Keynote Speech: Crypto Revolution inside Telegram Ecosystem
Steve Yun, President, TON Foundation & John Hyman, Chief Investment Officer, Telegram
Journey to Build Hong Kong as a Digital Economic Center
14:00-14:15 Keynote Speech
Livio Weng, COO, HashKey Group and CEO, HashKey Exchange
14:15-14:30 Keynote Speech: Emerging Trends in Crypto beyond the bull market
Eugene Ng, Founding Partner, DWF Labs
14:30-14:45 Keynote Speech: Responsible lnnovation Where Technology and Regulation Meet
Hong, President, OKX (Online)
14:45-15:25 Panel Discussion: Stablecoins in Asia
Charlie Chen, Vice President, Asia Pacific, Archblock (Moderator); Rita Liu, Chief Executive Officer, RD Technologies; Raagulan Pathy, Vice President, Asia Pacific, Circle; Paul Kremsky, Global Head of Business Development, Cumberland; Jordan Dunne, Head of DeFi, TON Wallet in Telegram
15:25-15:40 Keynote Speech: Connecting Global Capital Markets Onchain
Sergey Nazarov, Co-founder, Chainlink
15:40-16:20 Panel Discussion: Unlocking Real World Assets: Navigating Opportunities, Risks, and Collaborations in the Blockchain Era
Alice Liu, Research Lead, CoinMarketCap (Moderator); Devon Sin, Alternate Chief Executive, ZA Bank; Frank Zhang, Executive Director, OKX Hong Kong; Paolo Chen, Chief Strategy Officer, VDX Darshan, Co-founder, Credora
16:20-16:35 Keynote Speech: Tokenisation in Hong Kong : Progress and Prospects
Anna Liu, GM, HashKey Group Tokenisation
16:35-16:50 Keynote Speech: 2024 Web3 Regulatory Trends in the US and Asia
Emily Parker, Author
16:50-17:30 Panel Discussion: Unleashing the Power of Crypto ETFs: Riding the Innovation Wave in Hong Kong
Jupiter Zheng, Partner, HashKey Capital (Moderator); Deborah FUHR, Managing Partner, Founder, Owner, ETFGI (Online); Giovanni Vicioso, Global Head of Cryptocurrency Products, CME Group; Giselle Lai, Associate Investment Director, Digital Assets, FIL Investment Management (Hong Kong) Limited; Jean-Francois MESNARD-SENSE, Senior Vice President, Head of Exchange Traded Products, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited; Derek Wang, Managing Director, Head of Sales and Client Services, Bosera Asset Management (International) Co., Limited
17:30-17:45 Keynote Speech
Chen Yu, Chief Advisor, KUN