Side Events

Unwind and explore Barcelona

The European Blockchain Convention isn’t just about the conference sessions—it’s a complete experience that goes beyond with an incredible lineup of side events.

Meet the speakers joining us in Barcelona on 25-26 Oct 2023

Barbara Schlyter

Head of Xtrackers Digital Products and Partnerships

DWS Group

Richard Muirhead

Founding Partner

Fabric Ventures

Mounir Benchemled

Founder

ParaSwap

Lars Bakke Krogvig

Co-Founder

Nansen

Coty de Monteverde

Global Blockchain CTO

Banco Santander

John Woods

CTO

Algorand Foundation

Robby Yung

CEO

Animoca Brands

Ambre Soubiran

CEO

Kaiko

Christoph Hock

Managing Director

Union Investment

Tim Grant

Head of EMEA

Galaxy Digital

Holger Bittner

Director New Business Development

FC Barcelona

Steven Ehrlich

Director of Research - Digital Assets

Forbes

Natacha Dezert

Digital Strategy & Transformation

BNP Paribas

Manuel Nordeste

VP, Fidelity Digital Assets

Fidelity Investments

Shannon Snow

Chief Operating Officer

World of Women

Bob Ras

Co-Founder

Coreum

Tim Walther

Group Manager Metaverse & NFT

Volkswagen Group

Gareth Jenkinson

Senior Journalist

Cointelegraph

Niccolò Bardoscia

Head of Digital Assets Trading

Intesa SanPaolo

Jasmine Burgess

COO/CRO

Coinbase Asset Management

Laurence Arnold

Head of Innovation Management and Strategic Initiatives

AXA Investment Managers

Guénolé de Cadoudal

Head of Digital Assets

Credit Agricole

Mark Nuvelstijn

CEO

Bitvavo

Jon Fink Isaksen

Head of Policy, EMEA

Uniswap Labs

Oleksandra Maksymenko

EU Government Affairs Manager

Revolut

Wen Lin Xia Zhan

Product and Disruptive Projects Manager

LaLiga Entertainment

Kevin McHugh

Group Treasurer

Xapo Bank

Eray Demirtop

Group Internal Consulting – Blockchain & Digital Assets

UBS

Dotun Rominiyi

Director of Emerging Technology

London Stock Exchange

Joao Rodrigues Frade

Head of Sector, Digital Building Blocks

European Commision

Michael Hall

Founding Partner & CIO

Nickel Digital AM

Claus George

Head of Digitalization and Innovation

DZ Bank

Pedro Lopez Belmonte

Web3 & Tech Innovation

Richemont

Nathalie Oestmann

COO

Outlier Ventures

Gernot Prettenthaler

Blockchain Hub Lead

Raiffeisen Bank International

Dr. Andres J. Ruiz Vargas

Head of Research

The Codos Foundation

Oliver Gale

Co-Founder

Panther Protocol

Rajeev Bamra

Head of DeFi & Digital Assets Strategy

Moody's Corporation

Caner Sevinc

Regulatory Counsel

Wirex

Denise Donoso

Spanish Team Lead

BeInCrypto

Koh Onozawa Martínez

Co-CEO

Bit2me

Pablo Monti

Brand Ambassador

BingX

David Cunningham

Global Head of Strategy & Partnerships for Digital Assets

Citi Bank

Aria Oh

CEO

Milk Alliance Inc.

Kavita Gupta

Founding Managing Partner

Delta Blockchain Fund

Andreas Sack

Product Owner Digital Assets Custody

DekaBank

Szymon Sypniewicz

Co-founder & CEO

Ramp Network

Sarah Gottwald

Managing Director

Blockchain Founders Group

Ignacio Fonts

Managing Partner and CEO

Inveready

Diego Meillassoux

Partner Account Executive

Settlemint

Tony Cheng

General Partner

Foresight Ventures

José Luis Lorente

Partner Financial Services

Bird & Bird

Alex Strzesniewski

Founder

AngelBlock

Thomas Nägele

Managing Partner

NÄGELE Attorneys at Law

ShihYun Chia

CEO

VerifyVASP

Mirko Schmiedl

CEO & Co-Founder

Staking Rewards

Dr. Shamshudeen Mohd Yunus

Chief Strategist/Founder

Tijarah Holding Ltd

Bogdan Gusiev

CTO & CoFounder

Unstoppable Domains

Jarno Marttila

Software Engineer

Streamr

Nicholas Cannon

VP of growth

Gauntlet

Nena Dokuzov

Head of Project Group for New Economy & Blockchain

Ministry of Economic Development & Technology, Slovenia

Vineet Budki

Managing Partner & CEO

Cypher Capital

DavideFi

Founder

Trader Joe

Jordi Mompart Penina

Director of Research and Analytics

FC Barcelona

Philipp Sandner

Head of Frankfurt School Blockchain Center

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Nikou Asgari

Digital Markets Correspondent

Financial Times

Julian Banks

Founder

Cosmic Haze

Cristian Cengher

Product Owner Cross Border Payments

Erste Group

Kerel Verwaerde

CMO

Cryptology

Carsten Emmelius

Director | Banks & FinTech Coverage

LBBW

Niklas Kunkel

Founder

Chronicle Protocol

Salvatore Castagna

CIO

Codego

Álvaro González de Buitrago

CEO

Team Queso

Karolina Holusova

Simone Binotto Torre

COO

Codego

Tim Bruenjes

Head of Sales DACH, Nordics, Baltics and CEE

Fireblocks

Evgeni Kif

Chief Product Officer

Cryptology

Ghan Vashishtha

Co-founder & CTO

Zeeve

Przemysław Kral

Chief Executive Officer

zondacrypto

Tim Stingelin

Investment Manager

DCAP

Hervé François

Partner, Blockchain / Digital Assets

Investcorp

Benedikt Faupel

Head of Blockchain

Bitkom

Ivan Fernandez

Founding Partner

Enzo Ventures

Bernard Nicolay

Adjunct Professor of Finance

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

Hugo Cortez

Co-Founder and CEO

MYFC GROUP

Tommaso Astazi

Head of Regulatory Affairs

Blockchain for Europe

Anton Shakur

Head of Venture Capital

Hodl Ventures

Leo Khan

Leo Khan

Undeads

Shurong Li

Head of Marketing

Tokeny

Catherine Ross-Mychka

Editor in Chief

Crypto.news

Sebastian Becciu

Test Analyst

Sygnum Bank AG

Ernest Lima

Partner

XReg Consulting

Itai Elizur

Managing Partner

Market Across

Sabrina Bonini

Writer, Educator, and Consultant

Cripto Es Cultura

Eliézer Ndinga

Head of Research

21Shares

Bruno Garcia Sanmartin

CMO Prime Numbers

XDC Network

Joseph Collement

General Counsel

Bitcoin.com

Adi Ben-Ari

Founder & CEO

Applied Blockchain

Menno Martens

Crypto Product Manager

VanEck