Thomson Reuters Building, 3 Times Square, 30th floor

8:30 – 9:00 am        Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 9:10 am         Welcome
                                Joan Bigham – Managing Director, Blockchain Research Institute
                                Mona Vernon – Chief Technology Officer, Thomson Reuters

9:10 – 9:30 am        Opening Plenary: The Blockchain Revolution:  What’s Next?
                                Alex Tapscott – Co-founder, Blockchain Research Institute

9:30 -10:15 am        Panel: The Future of Blockchain
                                Don Tapscott with Brian Behlendorf - Executive Director, Hyperledger

10:15 - 10:30 am     Break and transition to workshops

10:30 - 11:30 am     LIGHTHOUSE TALKS

                                Blockchain and the CMO
                                Jeremy Epstein – CEO, Never Stop Marketing

                                Manufacturing & Supply Chains
                                Stefan Hopf – Senior Digital Strategy Consultant, Nunatek Group

                                Smart Contracts and the Sharing Economy
                                Alan Majer – Founder, GoodRobot.com

11:30 - 11:45 am     Break and transition to plenary

11:45 - 12:45 pm     Plenary: Blockchain & the Global CIO: How DLT Will Transform Enterprise Architecture and                                                  the CIO Role
                                Oliver Bussmann – CEO and Co-founder, Bussmann Advisory AG

12:45 - 1:15 pm      Networking Lunch

1:15 - 2:15 pm        Panel: Financial Services
                                Irving Wladawsky-Berger and Invited Financial Services Panelists

2:15 - 2:30 pm        Break and transition to workshops

2:30 - 3:30 pm        LIGHTHOUSE TALKS

                                Social Media
                                Hilary Carter – Director of Research, Blockchain Research Institute

                                Telecom
                                Christian Keil – Researcher, Blockchain at Berkeley

                                Creative Industries
                                Marcus O’Dair – Associate Professor in Music and Innovation, Middlesex University

3:30 – 3:45 pm       Break and transition to plenary 

3:45 – 4:30 pm        Plenary: Regulation
                                Joel Telpner – Partner, Sullivan & Worcester LLP

4:30 -5:15 pm         Panel: Regulation
                                Don Tapscott and Invited Regulation Panelists

5:15 – 5:45 pm        Closing Remarks
                                Don Tapscott

6:00 PM                  Dinner at The Lambs Club, Chatwal Hotel