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BLOCKConscious Summit – Brisbane 2018

Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia

Start: 10:00 am, August 10, 2018
End: 6:00 pm, August 12, 2018
Cost: EARLY BIRD TICKETS - $197 per Day (Extended to Tuesday 31st July 2018) or $497 for 3 Day Pass
Address: 315 Brunswick Street Fortitude Valley, Qld, AUST
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Overview

Over 50 Speakers & Presenters over 3 Days !

Wherever you are now in the spectrum of Blockchain & the Cryptocurrency Breakthrough & Revolution, the BLOCKConscious Summit in Brisbane 2018 has a place for you.

This 3 day immersion in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane will showcase some of Australia’s best projects & minds that will deepen your knowledge and proficiency in Cryptocurrency by listening to top-notch resource speakers who will navigate you into the basics and intricacies of this digital currency venture. Their upcoming revelations about the latest trends (such as the application of Blockchain technologies), calculated forecasts, and exclusive information about the Cryptocurrency phenomenon and its implications on your financial future are too invaluable to miss out. Organized by CryptoMASTERMINDS.org, the event also provides an avenue for coaching, interacting and exchange of best practices in the field among and between the delegates.

BLOCKConscious Summit offers you a timely opportunity to validate your existing moves, rethink your options, clarify your direction, and address your concerns surrounding this cutting edge digital currency market that would make you leave the Summit with a great sense of purpose and personal well-being.

Equipping the participants with the merit of validity, clarity, and peace of mind, this Summit stands to guarantee a full value-for-money experience to newbies and pros alike in the Cryptocurrency globalized economy.

Pay for your Hotel in Crypto – Visit Restaurants & Bars – Pay in CryptoCurrency for the full Immersion experience !

 

CryptoMASTERMINDS are proud to partner with 442 Travel to provide Attendees with a bespoke, managed travel service to and from the 2018 BLOCKConcious Summit for all your travel & Accommodation needs !​

Attendees will have access to preferred supplier rates and be able to pay for their Summit travel in their favourite Cryptocurrency.

https://www.442.travel/bcs

 

Day 1 on Friday 10th August consists of Workshop Sessions to bring Beginners to Intermediates up to speed on Wallets & Exchanges etc,, before the Summit on the Saturday & Sunday.

 

 Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Speakers

 

– Paul Seils – Host 

– Roger Ver – Bitcoin.com (Via LiveStream including Q&A with Attendees)

– John McAfee (Via LiveStream including Q&A with Attendees)

– Ahmed Syed – “Blockchain Technology in Enterprise Processes”

– Nathan Burns – Free Market Token

– Jet Yap – CanYa – “Does Cryptocurrency have Fundamentals ?”

– Warren Black – “How to Stop the Taxman from Hacking your Crypto Wallets”

– Kosh Prasad – “The Evolution of Money & Banking”

– Hayden Otto – “The Corporate Takeover of Bitcoin + Crypto Strategies – Trading and Technical Analysis”

– Rohan Moxley – “How to Make a Difference & Change your World with Social Enterprises”

– Caleb Yeoh – Travel by Bit – “Why Privacy & Crypto Matters”

– Benjamin August – MassBlock “Fragmentation in a Tokenised Economy”

– Thomas Miller – Ethereum Network “Tokenised Ownership”

– Benny Hall – ETHLend Ambassador & MC “Blockchain Basics”

– Cameron Taylor – MC

– James Waugh – Blueblock – “Decentralisation and Liquid Value of the Future”

– Anouk Pinchetti – Blockchain Centre – “Currencies and Governance for the Emerging Distributed Economy”

– Madison Van Bennekom – New Dawn Fund 

– Scott Burow – Sunshine Coast Blockchain “Getting Started in Crypto”

– Patrick Heaton & Mark Francis – Touch Social 

– Aleksandar Svetski – Amber

– Mikey Robertson – Crypto Mining

– Josh Lehman – Digital Surge 

– David Chung – Creo Legal – “Crypto Regulation: The Way Forward”

– JP Parker – Founder, Infinite Solutions Institute & Global Ambassador, BlockBoxx –
“A Day in the Life of the Future: Software Eats the World, Saves the World, Or…?”

– Abheeti Kathryn Pass – Founder, Crypto and Kids

– Jason Lee – NEM

– Alexander Borodich – Universa (Via Video)

– Lucas Cullen – Blockchain Developer at ConsenSys

– Brendan Lee – CoinStorage.Guru

– Guy Williams – CryptoConnect

– Dr Prash – Founder & CEO of Caleb & Brown – “Satoshis and Psychedelics: Philosophical revolutions in tandem”

 – Wayne Huang – Co-Founder & CEO to Xrex Inc

– Sun Huang – Founding VP Threat Research and GM Cyberdefense to Xrex Inc

– Mathew Shearing – BlockSense

– Kelly Slattery – Love & Money

– Witek Radomski – Enjin Coin (Via Video)

– Professor John Flood – Professor of Law and Society – Griffith University Qld

– Joshua Marriage – CloakCoin

– Rob Pearson – Enjin Coin

– Karen Cohen – Blockchain Centre Melbourne

 

Consciousness & Well-Being Speakers

 

– Ben Stewart (Documentary / Filmmaker films Esoteric Agenda, Kymatica and Ungrip) – “Psychedelic Anatomy: A Holographic Look at Blockchain” (Via LiveStream including Q&A with Attendees)

– Corne Mare – “Homo Sapiens through the Looking Glass”

– George Kavassilas – I Am Infinite 

– Kana Leya (Founder of Global Impact Group, Worldbridgers & AI Mastery Hub)

– Jerard Glennon – The AmUnity Project “ A view of the post Blockchain World”

– Brendan Glanville – “Get Your Story Straight”

– Shayne Locke – Tribes Music 

– Garret LoPorto – The Wayseers Manifesto / 50x Ventures (Via LiveStream including Q&A with Attendees)

– Max Igan – The Crowhouse – “AI, 5G & the threat of Centralised CryptoCurrencies”-

– David Esler – “An Invented Life” – Breakthroughs for You & Your Project’s Performance – Introduction to the Landmark Forum  

 

Heaps of Crypto Giveaways + Merchandise + Hard Wallets etc ! 

All Lunches, Morning & Afternoon Teas included in Ticket Price.

 

Discount Codes available:

20% Discount for *Full Time Students (Use Code: Fulltimestudent)

20% Discount for the *Retired 65+ (Use Code: Retired)

*Verification Documents must be presented at Registration.

 

A great line up of Speakers and practical workshops for all things Crypto and Consciousness related – Stay tuned for updates ..

NB: Our speaker schedule may be subject to change without prior notice. While we will use our best endeavors to ensure that all listed speakers will speak at the event, we cannot guarantee that any particular speaker will speak on any particular day, or at all, due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control.

Speakers

  • John McAfee

    “John McAfee is a world reknown computer scientist, activist, business leader and cryptocurrency evangelist. McAfee’s career spans nearly the entire history of computing, with McAfee working for industry giants like Xerox, NASA, Univac and Lockheed Martin. In 1987 he founded McAfee Antivirus, and under his leadership the company executed a meteoric rise to the top of the computer security industry. Always at the cutting edge, McAfee now applies his passion, energy and vision to evangelizing Blockchain and Cryptocurrency adoption. Speaking to a massive audience, McAfee’s tweets have earned the reputation of moving entire markets. McAfee uses this reach to encourage…

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  • Roger Ver

    After founding several successful companies in Silicon Valley, Roger began his Bitcoin journey in February 2011. Years before traditional venture capital firms became involved, he became the first person in the world to start investing in Bitcoin related-startups, nearly singlehandedly funded the entire first generation of Bitcoin businesses. His current investments include Bitcoin.com, Blockchain.com, Bitpay.com, Kraken.com and many many others – In his free time, he enjoys competing in Brazilian Jujitsu tournaments.

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  • Garret LoPorto

    Garret LoPorto is an American Activist, Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur and Inventor – In 2010 Garret recorded and released a speech; The Wayseer Manifesto (later becoming a viral YouTube video, reaching over 6 million views) where he called out to reform “the Establishment.” He has authored books on the subjects of Neurodiversity and the psychology behind Disruptive Innovation. He also founded and operates UPRISER.com. He has worked for Microsoft Research, United States Presidential campaigns, and as as a founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a Technology and Media company 50x Ventures.

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  • Ahmed Syed

    Ahmed Syed – “Blockchain technology in Enterprise Processes” As Innovation Architect for SAP Application & Technology Services team in Australia, Ahmed Syed is responsible for driving emerging technology adoption in ANZ Market. The SAP Application & Technology team drives key innovations around the Leonardo Innovation Platform to our customers. Leonardo includes Machine Learning, IoT, Blockchain, Big Data, Analytics and Data Intelligence. Prior to this Ahmed was in a Digital Transformation strategic advisory role for SAP APJ organization. He assisted clients in achieving their Digital Transformation vision and Best-Run Business capability. Ahmed is now focusing on enabling customers to realize their Digital…

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  • Wayne Huang

    Wayne Huang is Co-Founder & CEO to Xrex Inc. Before Xrex, Huang was Founder & CEO to Armorize Technologies and VP Engineering to Proofpoint (NASDAQ: PFPT). Huang is a frequent speaker at security conferences, including Chain-in ’18, BlackHat US 2010, BlackHat APAC 2017, DEFCON 2010, RSA US 2007, 2010, 2015, 2016, RSA APAC 2015, Troopers 2016, AusCERT 2016, Virus Bulletin 2016, SteelCon 2016, Hack.lu 2016, HackFest 2016, SyScan Taiwan 2008, 2009, OWASP Asia 2007, 2008, Hacks in Taiwan 2006, 2007, WWW 2003, 2004, and PHP 2007. A diligent blogger on cyberthreats, his research has received worldwide media coverage, including for example Reuters,…

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  • Abheeti Kathryn Pass

    Abheeti Kathryn Pass is the co-founder of Crypto and Kids and one half of the Crypto Clothesline Podcast. She has lived in both Italy and Japan mastering the two languages and bringing her experience back to Australia where she is raising three beautiful children.  Juliet Annerino of Reputationcheck.io has called her “a smart inquisitive and emotionally connected woman who knows how to ask the right questions to explore the true depths of a topic.” Abheeti has written chapters for cryptocurrency books, articles and press releases and is currently writing for Blockboxx – a blockchain acceleration project in Perth, Western Australia. Throughout…

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  • Aleksandar Svetski

    Having been involved with financial markets since 2007, Aleksandar was first introduced to Bitcoin in 2012. Since that time he’s worked with cutting edge tech in machine learning, Ai, decentralised networks and public blockchains as either a founder, advisor, speaker, writer or researcher. Aleksandar is the founder of the Blockchain Training Institute, Chairman @ Fabric.ac, a user-owned KYC identity passport & financial data aggregation service, and CEO @ AMBER; Australia’s first digital currency exchange, wallet, and round up app in one – where users can get started in crypto with as little as 50c.

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  • Alexander Borodich

    Alexander Borodich is a pioneer in the fields of innovation and Blockchain world – Alexander was named “The Most Active Business Angel in Russia” by Russian Venture Company _ He was Chief Dream Officer and Managing Partner of marketing communication agency Future Action, founder of fifth largest in Europe crowd-investing platform VentureClub.co, founder of Russian Cryptocurrency and investor in more than 70 projects. Founder of Universa.io, Business Angel, accredited Investor, Serial Entrepreneur, addicted to Travel and Startups

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  • Anouk Pinchetti

    Anouk Pinchetti is a thought leader in the Crypto Currency design space, acting as a Consultant with the Blockchain Centre and Intraverse Technologies.  In addition Anouk is the founder of Ecology Ventures, which provides a platform for social impact crypto currency projects, and The New Money Institute, an organisation dedicated to providing community currency and Blockchain education to community organisations.  In addition, Anouk is an advisor to a range of Blockchain projects and startups, and involved with a range of community and NFP organisations.  Coming from a software development background, and a keen observer of currency initiatives since the late…

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  • Ben Stewart

    Musician, Filmmaker and public speaker, Ben Stewart has released 3 full length documentary films (Esoteric Agenda, Kymatica and Ungrip) on the state of the world and the human condition as well as 5 full length albums. After touring the planet giving presentations and screenings, Ben has now taken a position at Gaia TV as producer of transformational content a new angle on human potential. Look out for Ben’s most recent work “Psychedelica” Watch Kymatica here: https://youtu.be/14Bn3uYqaXA

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  • Benjamin August

    Ben August is a professional trader with a background in forex and real estate markets. He first discovered cryptocurrency in 2014 and made his entry into the space as trading volume picked up in subsequent years. Ben is the co-founder of Queensland-based startup Massblock, developing the trading and portfolio management tools that professionals will come to expect from the space as it matures. The Massblock mobile app represents the best choice for managing a crypto portfolio on the go, with innovative and time-saving tools packaged into a beautiful and intuitive interface. Public launch Q2 2018

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  • Benjamin Hall

    Benjamin graduated with a Bachelor of Technology majoring in Information Systems and Systems Analysis and is currently a Senior ICT Systems Analyst for the Federal Government. He focuses on large scale ($1B+) digital transformation and implementation of payment systems. Benjamin, though early in his career is a keen technologist, and is extremely passionate about innovation. Having contributed on a number of projects using what was once nascent technology such as Google Glass and Machine Learning to better serve Australians. This includes having worked previously with Macquarie Private Wealth developing financial trading tools. It was this interest in technology, that lured…

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  • Brendan Glanville

    Brendan Glanville is a Coach who is a passionate that If we change the stories we tell our selves and each other we can change the world. He has created programs that over 50,000 people have trained in and is the founding artistic director of the Australian Acting Academy and a corporate presentation coach. Recently he has worked with ICOs in helping them get their story straight and today will offer insight that can be used by any ICO BlockChain project and Entrepreneur. With his passion for Story, high energy and love of comedy, Brendan is both an informative and…

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  • Brendan Lee

    Brendan is an accomplished engineer with experience across multiple sectors including mining, energy and automation. After discovering Bitcoin in 2017, he has focused on developing a deep understanding of the base functionality of the network and its capabilities. He has also founded Coinstorage Guru and invented the Safewords cryptocurrency backup kit and hosts the monthly Brisbane Bitcoin Cash meetup.

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  • Caleb Yeoh

    Caleb Yeoh, CPA CEO / Founder of TravelbyBit; Caleb comes from a corporate commercial background and has worked for Origin Energy, Santos Ltd, Deloitte Consulting and most recently Shell Australia. He is an active contributor in the blockchain and cryptocurrency community in Australia. He regularly hosts and speaks at cryptocurrency educational meetups to bring blockchain awareness to the general public. An adventure Travel junkie at heart, Caleb has explored almost every corner of Australia. From diving for Crabs in Moonta Bay to spearfishing amongst Crocs on Groote Eylandt. Caleb believes Regional Australia has so many hidden travel adventures yet to…

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  • Cameron Taylor

    Cameron is a relative newcomer to the crypto space, buying his first bitcoin in 2017 – Since then he has been active in learning about Exchanges, Blockchain, AltCoins, and Utility Tokens. He has a passion in seeing real world applications of CryptoCurrencies and utilities to empower the lives of human beings. Cameron describes himself as a Serial Hodler, holding the belief that we are currently in a time of great opportunity for wealth generation and the betterment of Humanity.

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  • Corne Mare

    Corne Mare – “Homo sapiens Through the Looking Glass”. Corne did her Medical Degree at Stellenbosch University in Cape Town. As a Medical Practitioner she experienced Western Medicine throughout her travels working both in the United Kingdom and Australia. She currently works as a Holistic Practitioner in General Practice. Corne has a passion for Natural Health and is adept at understanding the human body and how it responds to all environmental factors living in a changing world. Corne empowers every individual to participate in their own journey to better health and wellbeing. With a birds eye view on Medicine, health…

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  • David Chung

    Founding Director at Creo Legal / Startup, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Lawyer. David is a corporate, commercial and property lawyer who thinks that legal services can be done differently. He is passionate about changing how legal services are delivered, and strongly believes that they should be more accessible, affordable and transparent for everyone. With first-hand experience launching a health-tech startup in Australia, David understands how technology may be utilised to transform and disrupt industry and societal norms. He now advises startups and early stage ventures, with a strong focus on the rapidly growing Blockchain and Cryptocurrency space.

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  • Dr Prash

    Dr Prash is the CEO of Caleb & Brown, Australia’s first dedicated Cryptocurrency Brokerage providing a full service, closed loop solution for its clients from education, wallet setup and brokerage to ongoing market analysis and tax consultancy. A medical doctor by training, Dr Prash’s niche in the field of Psychiatry is in the therapeutic potential of Psychedelics. He is part of a team of researchers working towards Australia’s first research trial of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy. An ardent advocate for Cognitive Liberty, it was the philosophical implications of Cryptocurrencies and their libertarian implication that first drew him to the industry; one that has grown into…

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  • George Kavassilas

    George has had a lifetime of strange and wonderful experiences beyond the ordinary, encountering both benevolent and malevolent inter-dimensional and extra- terrestrial beings. As a consequence he went through a process of reconciling the knowledge and wisdom gained form these experiences and came to realise a natural responsibility to share what he has learnt with our global community. As a result, George now embodies a limitless passion in answering life’s primordial questions: “Who are we? Where do we come from? and What are we doing here?” All that George shares stems from direct experience. Some find his work challenging, yet…

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  • Guy Williams

    Chief Technology Officer at Crypto Connect, Guy has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. Guy provides fresh ideas, thinks creatively and differently and forges new paths in cryptocurrencies. He is also proactive and driven and takes ownership and drives project deliverables for Crypto Connect’s clients.

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  • Hayden Otto

    Hayden entered the world of Bitcoin in early 2016 while studying Information Technology at the University of Queensland. After realising it was both a means to achieve economic freedom and to undermine central banks, he went on to learn trading strategies and techniques in order to accumulate more Bitcoin – becoming an expert in this field. He now works full-time educating the masses on trading strategies and the technology behind cryptocurrencies, specifically Bitcoin. Hayden is passionate about promoting Bitcoin Cash as the Bitcoin version which remains true to the original whitepaper.  

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  • James Waugh

    James has been embedded in the cryptocurrency and ICO space since the Ethereum network launch. After contributing to 50+ ICO’s, James has been advising on ICO best practices, token economics, smart contract architecture and community building. James is also involved with the Blockchain Association of New Zealand and is heavily involved in the Australian ICO space, leading business development for Canya and advising to multiple Australian ICOs.   While researching cryptocurrency and blockchain technology James completed a degree in philosophy and political science leading to a deep interest in the underlying idea of decentralization and crypto consciousness.

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  • Jason Lee

    Jason is the Expansion Director for Australia and New Zealand and played the role as the Global Director of Partnerships and Strategic Alliances with NEM.io Foundation based in Melbourne, Australia. NEM.io Foundation is embarking on a global expansion plan and Jason will focus on driving partnerships to increase the adoption of the NEM blockchain technology. He is also affiliated with Next Money, Blockchain Centre and is a founding member of the FinTech Association of Malaysia. Apart from that, Jason is the co-founder Consortio, a commercialisation consulting firm, InsurTech startup PolicyStreet (which raised USD500k) and Finnext Capital, a smart city accelerator…

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  • Jerard Glennon

    Jerard is a Visionary, Creator & Connector… his passions include Community, Sovereignty, Currency, Health & Cycling. Until 2008, Jerard was operating as a Financial Controller within the building industry in Melbourne. Prior to and since the 2008 Global Financial Crisis he has also owned, coordinated and built out a number of IT solutions with programmers based around the globe. His ability to understand complex business processes, offer advice and guidance, then develop practical and innovative solutions has enriched many projects. Jerard’s experience and visions bring together the knowledge of yesterday, today and tomorrow. As a founder of “The amUnity Project”, he is bringing…

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  • Jet Yap

    Jet has a strong passion & position for Cryptocurrency adoption since 2011, and has been involved in Mining, Trading and long term Investing in Cryptocurrencies. – Jet’s current project is in CanYa, a services marketplace decentralized app (dApp) focused on helping digital nomads make the best of their lifestyle. Jet believes that through Decentralization of Money, people are able to embrace the 21st century living free from geographical constraints !

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  • Josh Lehman

    Josh is one of the co-founders of Digital Surge a newly launched Cryptocurrency Exchange based in Brisbane, Australia. Josh has been involved with Bitcoin since early 2011, first mining on his desktop computer, to then building and developing Mining Rigs. In 2014 Josh started development on the Exchange, which began a passion project that he did initially in his spare time – These days the Exchange is Josh’s full time focus, and he is keen to help develop a strong industry and Community in Australia.

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  • JP Parker

    A global citizen at heart, wherever in the world she may be at the moment, you’ll most often find JP Parker at that intersection of technology and culture where game changers are gathering, igniting initiatives for positive change. Thus far, the best title for what JP does is “ecosystem architect.” Her cross-sector expertise spans the realms of strategy, innovation, disruptive tech, communications, team building and design science. Her gifts include taking the complex and making it simple to understand and articulate; prioritizing context over content; and laser focus on the essence and heart of whatever is being envisioned, designed, offered,…

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  • Kana Leya

    Kana Leya – Founder of Global Impact Group, Worldbridgers & AI Mastery Hub is passionate about bridging the worlds between the frontiers of evolution. Currently, these frontiers include AI for Good+Impact, Blockchain, ethical financial markets, sustainable property development, social change systems & resilience leadership within all layers of community cultivation. During the Summit, she will speak on the emerging trends, tools & entrepreneurs innovating in the Blockchain for Good+Impact space.

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  • Kelly Slattery

    Kelly Slattery is a Certified Bitcoin Professional and Co-Author of Love & Money: Embracing the New Economy. Together with her sister Lisa Pace-Renata they have founded the Self Love Sisters and are are helping mission driven entrepreneurs navigate the Cryptocurrency space and keep a step ahead of the changes happening in our financial future. With with extensive experience in school governance covering primary to high school, Kelly has a passion for practical, relevant and implementable education.

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  • Kosh Prasad

    Kosh is an advocate for free market monetary systems. Upon learning about different approaches to monetary theory in 2010, Kosh stumbled upon Bitcoin, as many other gold and silver investors did at that time. Scared off by the volatility of the space, and having not fully grasped Bitcoins ability to uproot the entire financial system, Kosh (unfortunately) continued to invest in gold and silver as the primary hedge against the perils of a money system gone awry and a possible collapse of the dollar standard. By 2015 when Bitcoin started recovering from it’s spectacular fall from $1000 to $100, Kosh’s…

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  • Lucas Cullen

    Lucas is a full stack software and solidity developer, previously working for startups and Banks has a background in mathematics. He first heard about Bitcoin in 2011, started mining soon after that, and has been talking about Bitcoin to who ever will listen ever since. He has worked with Accenture and the Singapore Government on “Project Ubin”, using JP Morgans enterprise Ethereum product “Quorum”- He now works with Consensys. Previously, he ran is own software consultancy company, providing education and developing software for Bitcoin and Blockchain projects. He runs the Bitcoin Brisbane meetup, is a board member of Blockchain Australian and is…

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  • Madison Van Bennekom

    Co-founder and entrepreneur Madison created CRI (Crypto Revolution Investments) with a vision to remove the barriers to entry for the general public in investing in Cryptocurrency and capitalise on the market growth and technological innovation. Madison has an in-depth understanding of Blockchain technology which has led to him gaining international exposure. Madison heads up the team of analysts at CRI and oversees all Investments.

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  • Mark Francis

    Mark Francis An intellectual contrarian, humanist and futurist – Mark is a lead innovations manager at Data Revolutions Technologies. He is one of the leaders of Touch. Social, a decentralised social media app that empowers the user. Mark’s experience and education comes from engaging with, as Orwell would call it, the Proles. Thus, innovative technology, like Blockchain, is geared for the layman in mind. Though an early investor, he cares little for investment charts and HODLing, maintaining a prescient bias toward real world social impact through innovation and relentless trial and error – For Mark, if it doesn’t positively impact…

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  • Mathew Shearing

    Matthew is an educator, lawyer, podcast host and speaker. He’s the founder of BlockSense, an organisation which provides blockchain education and consulting services for enterprise and government clients. He’s also a practicing lawyer, runs the Blockchain for Business Brisbane meetup and hosts The FOMO Show – a fortnightly technology podcast. Matthew has a deep theoretical understanding of distributed ledger technology, as well as practical experience working with smart contracts and distributed applications. He’s a member of Professional Speakers Australia and the Queensland Law Society, and holds a Bachelor of Law from Queensland University of Technology and a Graduate Diploma of…

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  • Max Igan

    Max Igan currently resides between a remote valley in Southern Queensland, Australia and the Amazon Jungle. Max originally restricted himself to his Crowhouse podcasts preferring the relative anonymity of this particular medium. However, the popularity of Max’s broadcasts led to numerous invitations to speak at various events across the globe. Fortunately Max agreed and has been sharing his insight and observations with live audiences for the past three years. Max has produced two full-length films, ‘The Awakening‘ (2011) & ‘Trance-Formation‘ (2012), both of which have been widely acclaimed and watched by millions of viewers worldwide. The BLOCKConscious Summit would not…

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  • Mikey Robertson

    Mikey has been trading Forex for 3 years, consistent as of the beginning 2016, crypto trading since mid 2016 & Retired early 2017. His Trading course is great for beginners through to advanced Traders – It covers technical/fundamental/psychological aspects of trading along with live sessions for students as well, there are no ongoing payments, just a once off payment. He offers support for any questions you might have, many people have enquired about 1 on 1 training, while he does offer this, no one has yet needed it after the completion of Training.

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  • Nathan Burns

    Nathan Burns Co-Founder Free Market Token and Ecryptostore.com Nathan has over 12 years experience in Business and is heavily involved in both cryptocurrency and Blockchain Projects in Australia. As one of 3 cofounders of Free Market Token and Ecryptostore.com he has developed a strong and growing team that provides real world solutions to assist with mass-adoption of crypto by simplifying accessibility and use-case. Nathan also co-founded the School of Blockchain which recently lodged the Australia’s first Advanced Diploma in Applied Blockchain (pending approval) which will bring solid foundational and application based blockchain knowledge to professionals and corporations. For the past 10 years he…

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  • Patrick Heaton

    Patrick Heaton A Blockchain innovator, sound engineer, logician and non-linear creative, Patrick Heaton is a lead innovations manager at Data Revolution Technologies. At present, he is spearheading Touch. Social, a decentralised solution to engaging and incentivised social engagement. His aptitude for logical problem solving and creative diffusion has given Patrick the ability to take on a variety of blockchain-based projects that seek to have immense global, social impact. Patrick believes that cryptocurrency is more than just an investment vehicle, but rather a critical capability that can positively challenge the global world order.

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  • Paul Seils

    Paul is a Speaker, Activist & Consultant who reached the top of his profession in landscape consultancy company in Middle East based in Dubai building an organization to 65 staff.   Paul also has knowledge & experience with Property Development & Real Estate in Australia, who is now on a mission to assist people take responsibility for their own evolutionary journey, bringing about positive personal and global change – Decentralized Cryptocurrency managed by the people, for the people & supports people to do just that !   Over the years, this adept speaker has travelled and worked in many countries…

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  • Rohan Moxley

    Rohan on behalf of PSA (Paul Seils & Associates) + Cause-Driven Social Enterprises, has been aware of the advantages of international and domestic Business structures since the mid-nineties and has explored the world of Social Enterprises since 2011. Whilst there are certainly good reasons to consider international business structures there are equally good reasons to consider establishing a Social Enterprise & SMSF’s , such as earning and using Income-Tax exempt Funds to manage and operate your very own Social Enterprises. Rohan has also seen the pitfalls of the manipulated currency markets (ie non-crypto or Nation-issued currency markets) and has recognized…

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  • Scott Burow

    Scott is an industrial chemist by trade and had no computing or financial training to qualify for teaching. The chain of events which have found Scott presenting on cryptocurrencies have occurred more by accident and opportunity than by design. After leaving work around April 2017 and looking for the ‘what’s next’ in life, he & his wife came upon cryptocurrencies, and it was a case of love at first sight. They invested at a time when prices were taking off and took on a community project of his wifes to promote cryptocurrencies and a Sunshine Coast startup called ‘dHealth’. Using…

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  • Shayne Locke

    Tribes Music – “Bridging the gap between the Music community and Fans through Crypto and Blockchain.” Shayne Locke is the radio host of The Beat Generation currently heard around Australia on the Community Radio Network. Shayne’s intention is to bring about change through his love of independent and conscious music. With a background in IT and media marketing, Shayne also runs ST Media – Positively Digital – which helps artists and companies with media and marketing. Shayne’s consuming passion for the music industry has lead him to uncovering the Blockchain technology in an effort to develop it for a more grass roots community.

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  • Sun Huang

    Sun Huang is Founding VP Threat Research and GM Cyberdefense to Xrex Inc. Before Xrex, Huang was Senior Threat Researcher to Proofpoint (NASDAQ: PFPT). He has more than 10 years of experience in information security.  Sun has discovered many Web application 0days, including those of CMS and C2 Panel. Sun has participated in many security contests, and was one of the top 10 researchers in Paypal’s 2013 Bug Bounty Wall of Fame. He was also the third place AT&T bug reporter in 2013.  Sun currently holds CCNA, ECSS, CEH, and PMP certifications. Sun has presented at Chain-in ’18, BlackHat ’17,…

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  • Thomas Miller

    Native digital technologist, biomedical engineer, social entrepreneur, passionate programmer, looking to solve society’s social issues through the application of technology. As industries converge and old skills sets become obsolete Tom increasingly sees himself more as an effective “information node” joining the global collaboration online to help us all realise new emerging roles over the next 10 years. Tom has been been organising and teaching at the Brisbane Ethereum Blockchain Meetups for over 2 years, helping people from all walks of life understand what blockchain actually means and how the technology can be applied to solve real world problems. After setting…

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  • Warren Black

    Warren Black specialises in empowering people financially, by helping them achieve global sovereignty and freeing them from unjust Taxes. In Warren’s own words, his mission is to “Help his Clients slash their tax 100% legally and keep greedy Golddiggers far from their hard-earned wealth”. Warren helps clients structure, invest overseas and protect their assets in his Global Wealth Mastery program. Warren is a qualified Accountant and Lawyer from Perth, Western Australia known for his eccentric and out-of-the-box approach to life and creative yet 100% legal ways of minimising tax for clients. Warren’s credentials in this area are many, including gaining First Class Honours and winning…

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  • Witek Radomski

    As Co-Founder, Chief Technical Officer, Witek has overseen the technical engineering of Enjin for nearly a decade. He champions best-practices in software design, security and testing, and leads Enjin Coin development, implementation and integration.

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  • Mo Hamdouna

    Founder of Mo Works Creative Agency, Mo has over 10 years experience in design and marketing. Best reflected by the success of Mo Works, a high-growth agency specialising in emerging technology and blockchain projects. His mission is to help others recognise that design and strategy are imperative to developing businesses, products, services and culture. Alongside his team, Mo has contributed to over $60mil in funds raised from the public. Mo’s hands are wrapped around the globe with influence in Australia, South East Asia and MENA region.

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  • Karen Cohen

    Karen Cohen has completed a Science Degree at Monash University and Post Graduate Diploma in HR. She has over 20 years experience in HR in professional services environment and Consulting environments including Accenture, McKinsey, IT and Financial Services. Karen heads up the Blockchain Centre in Melbourne, Managing international expansion, Coworking, Incubation, Education, Consulting and Community Events. She is the Victorian Convenor for ADCA and advises on multiple Blockchain projects.

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  • John Flood

    John Flood is Professor of Law and Society at Griffith University. He was the Inaugural Director of the Law Futures Centre. Before coming to Brisbane John was the McCann FitzGerald Professor of International Law and Business at University College Dublin. He is Honorary Professor of Law at University College London and Research Fellow in the UCL Blockchain Technologies Centre. John researches on the globalisation of law and the impact of technology on the legal profession and law with special reference to artificial intelligence and blockchain. He is also an advisor to blockchain startups including Horizon State, Data Revolution, and Legaler….

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  • Rob Pearson

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  • David Esler

    “An Invented Life” – Breakthroughs for You & Your Project’s Performance – Introduction to the Landmark Forum   David Esler is a single father, owner of multiple business, ex-soldier and 3 time Afghanistan veteran. As a Program Leader and Introduction Leader for Landmark Education, David is also an expert in the Landmark Forum. During your one hour introduction to the Landmark Forum, David will share parts of the process he’s been through in becoming a successful father and business owner, sharing what he’s had to deal with to accomplish this and how the Landmark Forum has made the difference in…

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  • Joshua Marriage

    Joshua is the Australian Coordinator for CloakCoin, a private, secure, untraceable and decentralised cryptocurrency created in 2014. Not one to shy away from the mic, he hosts The Bitcoin and Blockchain Fairs held by The Australian Business Forum in Sydney and Melbourne. Joshua’s interest in privacy extends to his entrepreneurial endeavours and he is soon launching Hush Money Club (https://hushmoney.club). This secret society of sorts is hellbent on helping you “Pay with crypto, not your privacy.”

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Timetable

Friday - Workshop - 10th August 2018
9:00am – 10:00am Registration & Morning Tea
10:00am – 10:30am Welcome and Introduction - Paul Seils
10:30am – 11:30am Getting started in CryptoCurrency - Scott Burrow
11:30am – 12:00pm Digital Surge - Josh Lehman - Get started with $10 AUD Bitcoin
12:00pm – 12:30pm Desktop Wallets - Kelly Slattery
12:30pm - 1:00pm Enjin Coin Wallets - Rob Pearson - Get $20 USD Enjin Coin
1:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch Break
2:00pm – 2:30pm CryptoCurrency Exchanges (Sponsored by CoinSpot - Get $10 NEM & $10 AUD CanYa Tokens) - Cameron Taylor
2:30pm – 3:00pm Secure Storage and Hard Wallets - Jet Yap
3:00pm – 3:30pm Navigating Blockchain & Exchanges - Benny Hall
3:30pm - 4:00pm Afternoon Tea & Exhibitor Networking
4:00pm - 4:30pm What are Smart Contracts ? - Mathew Shearing
4:30pm – 5:00pm What is Staking & Masternodes ? - Guy Williams
5:00pm - 5:30pm Break & Freshen up for NEM Hub launch & Cocktail event
5:30pm - 7:30pm NEM Blockchain Hub Launch (Drinks & Catering included) - Jason Lee & Caleb Yeoh - Paul Seils MC
7:30pm - 8:00pm Premiere of CoinCast TV on Sky News Launch - Sponsored by CoinCast TV
8:30 - 10:30pm After Party & Networking Event (Location TBA) - All Participants attending 10th-12th August welcome from 5:30pm, but must be Ticketed for Admission - (Spouse/Partners invited to these Events from 5:30pm)
Saturday - BLOCKConscious Summit - 11th August 2018
8:00am – 8:30am Registration
8:30am - 8:40am Welcome to Country - Alex Bond
8:40am – 9:00am Introduction - Paul Seils
9:00am – 10:00am Keynote Speaker - John McAfee
10:00am – 10:30am Morning Tea & Exhibitor Networking
10:30am – 11:00am Kosh Prasad "The Evolution of Money & Banking”
11:00am - 12:00pm Ben Stewart (Documentary / Filmmaker films Esoteric Agenda, Kymatica and Ungrip) - "Psychedelic Anatomy: A Holographic Look at Blockchain"
12:00pm - 12:30pm Benny Hall - Australian Ambassador of ETHLend - "Blockchain Basics"
12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch Break & Exhibitor Networking
1:30pm – 2:30pm Keynote Speaker - Ahmed Syed - “Blockchain Technology in Enterprise Processes”
2:30pm – 3:30pm Warren Black - “How to Stop the Taxman from Hacking Your Crypto Wallets”
3:30pm - 4:00pm Afternoon Tea & Exhibitor Networking
4:00pm - 4:30pm JP Parker - “A Day in the Life of the Future: Software Eats the World, Saves the World, Or…?"
4:30pm - 5:00pm David Chung - Creo Lawyers - “Crypto Regulation: The Way Forward”
5:00pm - 6:00pm Rapid Fire Presentations - Alexander Borodich (Universa), Shayne Locke (Tribes Music), Abheeti Kathryn Pass (Crypto and Kids), Josh Lehman (Digital Surge Exchange), Ben August (Massblock - “Fragmentation in a Tokenised Economy” ), Witek Radomski (Enjin Coin via Video)
6:00pm - 7:00pm Expert Panel Discussion + Q & A: "Reimagining Our Future" - Lucas Cullen (Consensys) - Dr. Prash P. (Caleb & Brown) - Joshua Marriage (CloakCoin) - Karen Cohen (Blockchain Centre) - Professor John Flood (Griffith University) - Abheeti Kathryn Pass (Crypto and Kids) - Facilitated by JP Parker (Infinite Solutions/BlockBoxx)
7:30pm - 10:30pm Exclusive CryptoBar & Networking Event - All Participants attending 11th 12th August welcome (Spouse/Partners invited to this event)
LAB Room
10:30am – 11:30am Thomas Miller - Ethereum Network - “Tokenised Ownership”
11:30am - 12:00pm Hayden Otto - "The Corporate Takeover of Bitcoin"
12:00 - 12:30pm Jet Yap - CanYa - “Does Cryptocurrency have Fundamentals ?”
12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch Break & Exhibitor Networking
1:30pm - 2:30pm George Kavassilas - I Am Infinite
2:30pm - 3:30pm Rohan Moxley – “How to make a Difference & Change your world with Social Enterprises”
3:30pm - 4:00pm Afternoon Tea & Exhibitor Networking
4:00pm - 5:00pm Max Igan - “AI, 5G & the threat of Centralised CryptoCurrencies”
Sunday - BLOCKConscious Summit - 12th August 2018
8:00am – 8:30am Registration & Morning Tea
8:30am - 9:00am Introduction - Paul Seils
9:00am – 10:00am Keynote Speaker - Garret LoPorto - 50x Ventures / The Wayseers Manifesto
10:00am - 10:30am James Waugh - BlueBlock
10:30am - 11:00am Wayne Huang - Sun Huang
11:00am - 11:30am Aleksandar Svetski - Amber "Blockchains AOL Moment"
11:30am - 12:00pm Patrick Heaton & Mark Francis - Touch.Social
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch Break & Exhibitor Networking
1:00pm - 2:00pm Keynote Speaker - Roger Ver - Bitcoin.com
2:00pm - 2:30pm Nathan Burns - Free Market Token
2:30pm - 3:00pm Afternoon Tea & Exhibitor Networking
3:00pm - 3:30pm Hayden Otto - "Crypto Strategies - Trading and Technical Analysis"
3:30pm - 4:00pm Anouk Pinchetti - "Currencies and Governance for the emerging distributed economy"
4:00pm - 4:30pm Dr Prash Puspanathan – Caleb & Brown - “Satoshis and Psychedelics: Philosophical revolutions in tandem”
4:30pm - 5:30pm Working Panel Discussion + Q & A - Jet Yap, Brendon Lee, Mikey Robertson, Aleksandar Svetski, Hayden Otto, Mo Hamdouna facilitated by Benny Hall
5:30pm - 6:00pm Completion & Acknowledgements
6:30pm - 8:30pm Wrap Up "After Party" & Networking
LAB Room
10:00am - 10:30am Jerard Glennon - The AmUnity Project - “A view of the Post-Blockchain World”
10:30am - 11:00am Brendan Glanville - "Get Your Story Straight" - Pitch your Project fast, clearly & effectively !
11:00am - 12:00pm "An Invented Life" - Breakthroughs for You & Your Project's Performance - Introduction to the Landmark Forum with David Esler
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch Break & Exhibitor Networking
1:00pm - 2:00pm All Attendees in Stadium Keynote Speaker - Roger Ver
2:00pm - 2:30pm Corne Mare - “Homo Sapiens through the Looking Glass”
2:30pm - 3:00pm Afternoon Tea & Exhibitor Networking
3:00pm - 3:30pm Brendan Lee - CoinStorage.Guru
3:30pm - 4:00pm Kana Leya (Founder of Global Impact Group, Worldbridgers & AI Mastery Hub)
4:00pm - 4:30pm Karen Cohen - "The Blockchain Ecosystem and Building a Community"
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