Bitget EmpowerX Summit

September 12, 2023, Singapore

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Raffles City Convention Centre / 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (UTC+8)Raffles City Convention Centre
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (UTC+8)

What is the Bitget EmpowerX Summit?

Empower the crypto industry at Bitget's 5th anniversary event!

Crypto and Web3 are not just buzzwords for our generation, but rather a major movement to transform society through technology. Bitget is proud to bring together innovators, builders, and game-changers in the crypto industry.

The first-ever Bitget EmpowerX Summit aims to showcase the vast potential and extraordinary transformative power of the Web3 ecosystem, which is fundamentally reshaping our world. This groundbreaking event is a great opportunity to understand how global networks are changing society at every level. We want to make this event accessible to everyone by providing simple and powerful tools.

We believe that cryptocurrencies will empower us with unlimited possibilities!

Empower the crypto industry at Bitget's 5th anniversary event!

An event you don't want to miss!

We are excited to embark on this journey of crypto empowerment with you!

Renowned Keynote Speakers

Renowned Keynote Speakers

Bitget Ecosystem Debut

Bitget Ecosystem Debut

Hero Traders and Smart Money Awards

Hero Traders and Smart Money Awards

Bitget EmpowerX Summit

Bitget EmpowerX Summit

Renowned Keynote Speakers

Renowned Keynote Speakers

Bitget Ecosystem Debut

Bitget Ecosystem Debut

Hero Traders and Smart Money Awards

Hero Traders and Smart Money Awards

Bitget EmpowerX Summit

Bitget EmpowerX Summit

Agenda

  • Time
    Theme
    Speakers
  • 8:30am - 9:35am
    Door Opens for Registration
    --
  • 9:35am - 9:40am
    Opening remarks

    Gracy Chen, Managing Director of Bitget

  • 9:40am - 10:25am

    Panel discussion 1

    AI and Blockchain: Technologies of a New Internet

    Moderator:

    Leah Callon-Butler, Columnist of CoinDesk, Director of Emfarsis

    Panelists:

    Yu Hu, Founder and CEO of Kaito ai
    Alexander Pack, Managing Partner of Hack VC
    David Tse, Professor at Stanford University, recipient of Shannon Award
    Justin Sun, Founder of TRON DAO
  • 10:25am - 11:10am

    Panel discussion 2

    Layer Alpha: Navigating a Multichain World

    Moderator:

    Aaron Arnold, Co-founder and host of Altcoin Daily

    Panelists:

    Mihailo Bjelic, Co-Founder of Polygon
    Adeniyi Abiodun, Co-Founder of Sui & Mysten Labs
    Bryan Pellegrino, Co-founder and CEO of LayerZero
    Cecilia, Co-founder and CEO of Morphism
  • 11:10am - 11:55am

    Panel discussion 3

    East to West: Identifying The New Crypto Hubs

    Moderator:

    Emily Parker, Executive Director and TV Anchor of CoinDesk

    Panelists:

    Guy Turner, Co-founder of CoinBureau
    Alexandre Dreyfus, Founder and CEO of Chiliz
    Yoann Turpin, Co-founder of Wintermute
    Annabelle Huang, Managing Partner of Amber Group
    Michael Gronager, Co-founder & CEO of Chainalysis
  • 11:55am - 12:40pm

    Panel discussion 4

    Media, Data and Consumer Behavior in a Web3 World

    Moderator:

    Austin Arnold, Co-founder and host of Altcoin Daily

    Panelists:

    Larry Cermak, CEO of The Block
    Sander Gortjes, Co-founder & CEO of Hello Labs
    Makoto Aoki, Founder of WebX, CSO at CoinPost
  • 12:40pm - 1:45pm
    Buffet Lunch & Booth Tour
    --
  • 1:45pm - 2:05pm

    Keynote

    Current Outlook on the Blockchain and Web3 Investment Landscape
    Tim Draper, Founder of Draper Associates/DFJ (online)
    Haseeb Qureshi, Managing Partner of Dragonfly Capital
  • 2:05pm - 2:50pm

    Panel discussion 5

    Web3 and Addressing the Problems of a Web2 World

    Moderator:

    Anastacia Snelleksz, Founder & host at Trade Travel Chill

    Panelists:

    Sebastien Borget, Co-founder & COO of Sandbox
    Leo Zhang, Co-Founder and CEO of Alkimiya
    Joonatan Lintala, Founder and CEO of Phaver
    TN Lee, Co-founder of Pendle Finance
  • 2:50pm - 3:35pm

    Panel discussion 6

    Navigating Venture Investing: Web3 and Seizing Opportunities in Blockchain

    Moderator:

    Ciara Sun, Founder and Managing Partner of C Squared Ventures

    Panelists:

    Haseeb Qureshi, Managing Partner of Dragonfly Capital
    Carl Hua, Investment Partner and CTO of Shima Capital
    Tony Cheung, Partner of Foresight Ventures
  • 3:35pm - 4:50pm

    Pitching: Killer Whales Roadshow

    Pitch the Future: Unleashing the potential of Blockchain and Web3

    Moderator:

    CH, Youtube and Twitter Space Host of Bitget

    Judges:

    Austin Arnold, Co-founder of Altcoin Daily
    Aaron Arnold, Co-founder of Altcoin Daily
    Yevheniia Broshevan, Co-founder of Hacken
    Ran Neuner, Founder at Crypto Banter Media & VC
  • 4:50pm - 5:10pm

    Award Presentation and Bitget Ecosystem Debut

    Hero Trader of the Year & Smart Money Award
    --
  • 5:10pm - 5:30pm

    Closing remarks

    Top Investment Opportunities: 2023 and Beyond
    Gracy Chen, Managing Director of Bitget
  • Time
    8:30am - 9:35am
    Theme
    Door Opens for Registration
    Speakers
    --
  • Time
    9:35am - 9:40am
    Theme
    Opening remarks
    Speakers

    Gracy Chen, Managing Director of Bitget

  • Time
    9:40am - 10:25am
    Theme

    Panel discussion 1

    AI and Blockchain: Technologies of a New Internet
    Speakers

    Moderator:

    Leah Callon-Butler, Columnist of CoinDesk, Director of Emfarsis

    Panelists:

    Yu Hu, Founder and CEO of Kaito ai
    Alexander Pack, Managing Partner of Hack VC
    David Tse, Professor at Stanford University, recipient of Shannon Award
    Justin Sun, Founder of TRON DAO
  • Time
    10:25am - 11:10am
    Theme

    Panel discussion 2

    Layer Alpha: Navigating a Multichain World
    Speakers

    Moderator:

    Aaron Arnold, Co-founder and host of Altcoin Daily

    Panelists:

    Mihailo Bjelic, Co-Founder of Polygon
    Adeniyi Abiodun, Co-Founder of Sui & Mysten Labs
    Bryan Pellegrino, Co-founder and CEO of LayerZero
    Cecilia, Co-founder and CEO of Morphism
  • Time
    11:10am - 11:55am
    Theme

    Panel discussion 3

    East to West: Identifying The New Crypto Hubs
    Speakers

    Moderator:

    Emily Parker, Executive Director and TV Anchor of CoinDesk

    Panelists:

    Guy Turner, Co-founder of CoinBureau
    Alexandre Dreyfus, Founder and CEO of Chiliz
    Yoann Turpin, Co-founder of Wintermute
    Annabelle Huang, Managing Partner of Amber Group
    Michael Gronager, Co-founder & CEO of Chainalysis
  • Time
    11:55am - 12:40pm
    Theme

    Panel discussion 4

    Media, Data and Consumer Behavior in a Web3 World
    Speakers

    Moderator:

    Austin Arnold, Co-founder and host of Altcoin Daily

    Panelists:

    Larry Cermak, CEO of The Block
    Sander Gortjes, Co-founder & CEO of Hello Labs
    Makoto Aoki, Founder of WebX, CSO at CoinPost
  • Time
    12:40pm - 1:45pm
    Theme
    Buffet Lunch & Booth Tour
    Speakers
    --
  • Time
    1:45pm - 2:05pm
    Theme

    Keynote

    Current Outlook on the Blockchain and Web3 Investment Landscape
    Speakers
    Tim Draper, Founder of Draper Associates/DFJ (online)
    Haseeb Qureshi, Managing Partner of Dragonfly Capital
  • Time
    2:05pm - 2:50pm
    Theme

    Panel discussion 5

    Web3 and Addressing the Problems of a Web2 World
    Speakers

    Moderator:

    Anastacia Snelleksz, Founder & host at Trade Travel Chill

    Panelists:

    Sebastien Borget, Co-founder & COO of Sandbox
    Leo Zhang, Co-Founder and CEO of Alkimiya
    Joonatan Lintala, Founder and CEO of Phaver
    TN Lee, Co-founder of Pendle Finance
  • Time
    2:50pm - 3:35pm
    Theme

    Panel discussion 6

    Navigating Venture Investing: Web3 and Seizing Opportunities in Blockchain
    Speakers

    Moderator:

    Ciara Sun, Founder and Managing Partner of C Squared Ventures

    Panelists:

    Haseeb Qureshi, Managing Partner of Dragonfly Capital
    Carl Hua, Investment Partner and CTO of Shima Capital
    Tony Cheung, Partner of Foresight Ventures
  • Time
    3:35pm - 4:50pm
    Theme

    Pitching: Killer Whales Roadshow

    Pitch the Future: Unleashing the potential of Blockchain and Web3
    Speakers

    Moderator:

    CH, Youtube and Twitter Space Host of Bitget

    Judges:

    Austin Arnold, Co-founder of Altcoin Daily
    Aaron Arnold, Co-founder of Altcoin Daily
    Yevheniia Broshevan, Co-founder of Hacken
    Ran Neuner, Founder at Crypto Banter Media & VC
  • Time
    4:50pm - 5:10pm
    Theme

    Award Presentation and Bitget Ecosystem Debut

    Hero Trader of the Year & Smart Money Award
    Speakers
    --
  • Time
    5:10pm - 5:30pm
    Theme

    Closing remarks

    Top Investment Opportunities: 2023 and Beyond
    Speakers
    Gracy Chen, Managing Director of Bitget

Key Speakers

Tim Draper

Tim
Draper

Founder

DFJ & Draper Associates

Haseeb Qureshi

Haseeb
Qureshi

Managing Partner

Dragonfly

David Tse

David
Tse

Professor

Stanford University

Mihailo Bjelic

Mihailo
Bjelic

Co-Founder

Polygon

Gracy Chen

Gracy
Chen

Managing Director

Bitget

Tony Cheung

Tony
Cheung

Partner

Foresight Ventures

Sebastien Borget

Sebastien
Borget

Co-Founder & COO

Sandbox

Justin Sun

Justin
Sun

Founder

Tron Dao

Adeniyi Abiodun

Adeniyi
Abiodun

Co-Founder

Sui & Mysten Labs

Yoann Turpin

Yoann
Turpin

Co-Founder

Wintermute

Alexander Pack

Alexander
Pack

Managing Partner

Hack VC

Carl Hua

Carl
Hua

Investment Partner & CTO

Shima Capital

Larry Cermak

Larry
Cermak

CEO

The Block

Michael Gronager

Michael
Gronager

Co-founder & CEO

Chainalysis

Alexandre Dreyfus

Alexandre
Dreyfus

CEO

Chiliz

TN Lee

TN
Lee

CEO

Pendle Finance

Bryan Pellegrino

Bryan
Pellegrino

Co-Founder & CEO

LayerZero

Annabelle Huang

Annabelle
Huang

Managing Partner

Amber Group

Sander Görtjes

Sander
Görtjes

CEO

Hello Labs

Guy Turner

Guy
Turner

Co-Founder & Host

Coin Bureau

Austin Arnold

Austin
Arnold

Co-Founder & Host

Altcoin Daily

Aaron Arnold

Aaron
Arnold

Co-Founder & Host

Altcoin Daily

Yevheniia Broshevan

Yevheniia
Broshevan

Co-Founder

Hacken

Yu Hu

Yu
Hu

Founder & CEO

Kaito AI

Joonata Lintala

Joonata
Lintala

Founder & CEO

Phaver

Leo Zhang

Leo
Zhang

Co-Founder and CEO

Alkimiya

Cecilia Hsueh

Cecilia
Hsueh

Co-Founder

Morphism

Anastacia Snelleksz

Anastacia
Snelleksz

Founder & Host

Trade Travel Chill

Makoto Aoki

Makoto
Aoki

CSO

Coinpost

Bianca Chen

Bianca
Chen

CEO & Founder

OX3 Productions Corp

Emily Parker

Emily
Parker

Executive Director and TV Anchor

Coindesk

Leah Callon-Butler

Leah
Callon-Butler

Columnist

Coindesk

Ciara Sun

Ciara
Sun

Founder and Managing Partner

C² Ventures

Key Partners

Key Partners
Key Partners

Media partners

Media partners
Media partners

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