Malta AI & BC Summit 'Winter Edition' Speakers
Prime Minister of Malta
I understand that the regulators are wary of this technology but the fact is that it’s coming. We must be on the front line in embracing this crucial innovation, and we cannot just wait for others to take action and copy them. We must be the ones that others copy.
Parliamentary Secretary - Financial Services
Silvio Schembri is a an elected Maltese politician and academic currently serving as a Junior Minister within the Maltese Government. Hon Schembri was born in Luqa, the second child among four siblings.
His father John Schembri has been occupying the office of Mayor of Luqa since 2001. Silvio is an experienced Lecturer In Economics with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Political Communication, Negotiation, Sustainable Development, Political Science, and Analytical Skills. Strong education professional with a Master of Arts and a Bachelors Degree of Honours focused in Economics from L-Università ta’ Malta.
Co Founder & Partner - Morgan Creek Digital
Co-founder & Partner at Morgan Creek Digital. I write a daily letter analyzing crypto news for institutional investors.
Chairman & Co-Founder - Akoin
Hip hop superstar Akon is one of Africa’s most renowned philanthropists. He hopes to empower young entrepreneurs in Africa to strengthen the continent’s rising economies and support the development of sustainable communities through blockchain-based cryptocurrency, Akoin. Through the artist’s Akoin Foundation, inspired entrepreneurs will develop future-forward businesses and promote innovation, economic stability, and growth across Africa, as well as in the wider world.
Blockchain Investor and Evangelist
Ian is a founder and CEO at Token Metrics and General Partner at 100X Advisors, a global blockchain investment and advisory firm, that’s made 15 investments in 15 different countries in the last one year. Ian is the founder and CEO of Token Metrics, a data-driven cryptocurrency investment research platform that helps retail investors leverage analytics and machine learning to become better investors.
Co-Founder - Bounties Network
Simona Pop is a co-founder of the Bounties Network, creators of the Standard Bounties protocol and platform live on the Ethereum blockchain. With a background in experiential marketing and creative strategy, she is passionate about the potential blockchain has in levelling out the playing field in terms of access to information, resource and a global pool of work. Together with the Bounties team, she is working to broaden the access to blockchain applications for everyone, re-engineer the way we collaborate and facilitate new means of income through bounties on a global scale.
Founder EOS sw/eden
Vahid Toosi is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for people and business. He started his first company when he was 17 and has been on that path ever since. Companies ranging from online charities to global blockchain ventures. Vahid Toose is a Founder of EOS sw/eden – an active Block Producer on EOS. Founder of Ghostbusters, a blockchain security & infrastructure collective, most known for their continues works on EOS and Liberland.
Senior Market Analyst - eToro
Raul L. Lambino is an active practicing lawyer in the Philippines. He is the presidential advisor for Northern Luzon at the Office of the President in the Malacanang Palace Manila as well as the CEO of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority