Hon. Silvio Schembri

Minister for the Economy and Industry of Malta

Government of Malta

Hon. Silvio Schembri Hon. Silvio Schembri is a Maltese politician currently serving as a Minister for the Economy, EU Funds and Lands. Minister Silvio Schembri attained a master’s degree in Economy right after graduating with a Bachelors of Honours in Economics from the University of Malta. Before attending the University,…

Prof. Scott Stornetta

Partner & Chief Scientist

Yugen Partners

Stornetta is a renowned physicist, scientific researcher, and notable figure in cryptographic science and distributed computing. He was the first person to mention blockchain architecture. In a publication developed with scientist Stuart Haber in 1991, Stornetta described a digital hierarchy system called Blockchain"

Nick Spanos

Bitcoin Pioneer

AIBC Africa Speakers

Nick Spanos is a pioneer in the bitcoin and blockchain technology space. In 2013, Spanos founded Bitcoin Center NYC -- the world's first-ever cryptocurrency trading floor, which initially opened directly across from the NYSE in 2013. Spanos is also CEO of Blockchain Technologies Corp., which patented VoteWatcher, the first-ever blockchain…

Ivan Liljeqvist


Moralis Web3

Ivan Liljeqvist Ivan Liljeqvist is the CEO and Founder of Moralis.io - one of the most successful Web3 Development tools helping developers build fast and more efficiently on the blockchain. Ivan is responsible for setting the company’s strategic vision, developing its culture and managing and directing its agendas. Ivan is…

James Far

Founder & CEO

MagicCraft Ltd.

Davinci Jeremie

Crypto Educator

Davinci Codes

Kyle Chasse


Master Ventures

Kyle Chasse Kyle Chasse has always been a visionary, creating first of a kind companies out of passion and unique foresight. He is an early adopter of Bitcoin and Ethereum since 2012 and going ALL-IN to the crypto world by 2014. His focus is on the application of cryptocurrencies and…

Dr. Sara Al Madani

The Emirati Entrepreneur

AIBC Africa Speakers

Sara Al Madani is also called "Dr." Sara Al Madani owns a restaurant, is a fashion designer, a tech-preneur, and an entrepreneur. She got the idea to start her own business when she was 15 years old. They chose her because of her success as a young businesswoman and entrepreneur.…

Rick Ellis

Chief Product Officer

Ryu Games

Rick has been in the gaming industry for over 25 years, working on hit games like Counter Strike and Half-Life 2. He invented and led development of Steam at Valve and is currently the Chief Product Officer at Ryu Games where he works on Flame, the “Steam” of Web3.

John Fan



John Fan Mr. John Fan is based in San Francisco and focuses on investments in cloud infrastructure, data analytics, SaaS and logistics. An infrastructure engineer by trade, John draws upon his time at companies such as CloudSwitch (acquired by Verizon) and Google Cloud to guide his interest in companies with…

Massimo Moretti

Founder & CEO


Massimo Moretti Massimo Moretti currently holds the role of Founder & CEO at SIGNVM Group. SIGNVM works to foster global partnerships & cooperation in the Web 3.0 ecosystem with game-changer start-ups, corporates, institutional players & governments. Massimo Moretti’s worked extensively as a consultant with many start-ups in Europe and the…

Ilman Shazhaev



Ilman Shazhaev Ilman Shazhaev is the Founder & CEO of Farcana Metaverse. He is a techpreneur with extensive experience in launching IT and DeepTech engineering projects. For the last 5 years, he launched a series of startups related to IT, gaming, blockchain and healthtech. With a unique combination of business…

Christopher Obereder

Serial Entrepreneur & Investor

Start-up Chris Ventures GmbH

Christopher Obereder Christopher Obereder is a 29-year-old Serial Entrepreneuer, Forbes 30 under 30 member and one of leading growth hackers worldwide. He generated over 350 million app installs so far and helped startups to raise over $250 million in funding. He sold two of his companies by now. Chrisopher Obereder…

Jingwei Li

VC Investor

Fidelity International Strategic Ventures

Jingwei Li Jingwei Li has a passion for businesses that promote financial inclusion and leverage data to shake up old-fashioned industries, and he loves jumping into the deep end with the new ideas and products. With a mixture of experience in central banking, investment banking and strategy consulting, Jingwei Li…

Gil Solomon

Founding Partner

Gil Solomon & Co

Gil Solomon Dubbed as "one of Israeli's leading emerging tech lawyers", Gil Solomon acts for clients in a variety of cross-border corporate transactions with an emphasis on technology related matters, privacy and data protection, cryptocurrency and blockchain, mergers and acquisitions and venture capital investments. Background/Experience: Prior to founding his firm,…

Dustin Plantholt

Founder & CEO


Dustin Plantholt Dustin Plantholt, is a Forbes Monaco Crypto Editor, Bitcoin.com Podcast Host & Internationally recognized Crypto Advisor. Dustin also hosts the world renowned inspirational “Life’s Tough” podcast. Dustin’s past crypto & non crypto interviews include some of the most inspiring people on the planet such as: boxing icon Evander…

Fat Joe

American Rapper - Award Winning Artist

AIBC Africa Speakers

Fat Joe Fat Joe is an American rapper and actor from the Bronx, New York. His real name is Joseph Antonio Cartagena. He is better known as Fat Joe. People also call him "Fat Joe da Gangsta" and "Joey Crack." This rapper is in the music groups "D.I.T.C." and "Terror…

Cal Evans

Managing Associate

Gresham International

Cal Evans Cal Evans is the Managing Associate of Gresham International, a UK & Dubai lawyer and US Securities Consultant with experience working in top law firms in both California and London. He undertook advanced IT at a junior college and received the top AVCE recognition award before then undertaking…

Josh Berger



Josh Berger Josh Berger has 15+ years experience as a Founder and entrepreneur in tech and entertainment. He started his career innovating social media marketing and ran a global marketing agency in 2009 working with blossoming company to movie studios with hundreds of millions of marketing dollars. Through this endeavor,…

Ulrich Gilot

Head of Media

Betsson Group

Ulrich Gilot Ulrich Gilot is a seasoned Bilingual English and French multi-channel digital & traditional marketing expert focused on business growth through high performance achievements and strong partnerships development with digital technology providers and media owners. Ulrich comes with over 16 years of digital marketing experience from planning to buying…

Motti Peer



Motti Peer Motti Peer is the CEO of ReBlonde. He is an experienced chief executive officer with a demonstrated history of working in the public relations and communications industry. He is responsible for handling the Public Relations aspects, strategizing, and specializing in crisis management. Motti Peer likes to think “out…

Dr. Kyle Scerri

Regulated Industries & Compliance Advisor

CSB Group

Dieter Brockmeyer


Diplomatic World

Dieter Brockmeyer Dieter Brockmeyer is a senior media industry and innovation expert, author, international speaker, and host. He is Chief Project Office (CPO) of the Brussels based media group Diplomatic World and cofounder of the streaming platform Diplomatic World Media and the Diplomatic World Institute (DWI). He is partner and…

Evan Luthra

Investor and Consultant

EL Group International

Evan Singh Luthra “I am Evan Singh Luthra, you can know more about me on EvanLuthra.com" Evan Singh Luthra has been building and investing in fast growing technology companies since before he was an adult. The combined market cap of the 100+ companies that he has built and invested in…

Samir Ceric


Blocksport AG

Samir Ceric Samir Ceric is a C-level executive in sports tech, former senior executive of finance, telecom, aviation and tech businesses, former Chairman of football club, investor and serial entrepreneur with 20+ years’ experience in Asia and the Balkans region; mentor, philanthropist, public speaker (inc London Business School TEDx), alumni…

Anastasios Papakonstantinou

VP of Business Development

Accolite Digital

Pawel Laskarzewski

Strategic Advisor


Paweł Łaskarzewski Paweł Łaskarzewski is the Co-founder of one of the largest launchpads in the cryptocurrency sector, and at the same time one of the contenders on top of the podium for the largest technological organization on the market of decentralized finance, the Synapse Network. In his career, he has…

Alexandre Hardouin

Co-Founder & CEO

Metarchitect Studio

Alexandre Hardouin Alexandre Hardouin is the French founder of Metarchitect Studio and a serial entrepreneur. Metarchitect Studio is a team of dedicated professionals passionate about blockchain. Besides this, he's a former tech investment banker who is interested in blockchain and entrepreneurship. Alexandre Hardouin left his job in traditional finance to…

Ahmed W Ismail

President & CEO


Ahmed W Ismail Ahmed W Ismail is a seasoned leader with a proven track record of success in traditional finance and fintech startups. During his eighteen-year career to date, he was an investment banker for over 15 years and started his career as an analyst at Credit Suisse in London…

Rachel Pipan



Rachel Pipan Rachel Pipan is a communications expert that specializes in seed, start-up, and scale-up public relations, marketing, and engagement. She co-founded Maneuvre with Director of Operations Peter Godwin in 2021. Before founding her own companies, Rachel Pipan rose through the ranks from Press Associate to become director of all…

Marija Rucevska

Co-founder & Managing Partner


Marija Rucevska Marija Rucevska is an entrepreneur who has over 5 years of experience in building tech startup ecosystems across the Baltics. As a co-founder of Helve, a strategic innovation company, she works with ambitious organisations committed to creating the future, instead of being disrupted by it. Helve provides end-to-end…

Abigail Mamo


Malta Chamber of SMEs

Abigail Mamo Abigail Mamo has occupied the position of Malta Chamber of SMEs Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the last 8 years. She has held different positions within the Malta Chamber of SMEs since 2007. Her experience and expertise revolve around economics topics of competitiveness and sustainability of enterprises with…

Shannon Weber

Strategic Director

Blonde & Giant

Shannon Weber Shannon Weber is the strategic director of Blonde and Giant. She is an energetic and driven person, who has a deep passion for building successful strategies, brands and businesses from start-ups, to scale-ups, to large corporates. She enjoys challenging projects and is meticulous in her outcomes and results.…

Zach Finkelstein

Managing Partner

Class 5 Global

Alemsah Ozturk



Alemsah Ozturk Alemsah Ozturk has a passion for all things digital. He believes strongly that good design evokes positive experiences and sometimes emotions. Being a gamer & dreamer for a very long time helped him create strong experiences that moves people, sometimes make them laugh sometimes make them curious. He…

Kerim Kaya

Co-Founder & CEO


Jean-Luc Shorey

Investment Specialist

Koji Capital

Josh O’Cock


Growth Gurus

Josh O’Cock Josh O’Cock has a driven DNA that has seen him thriving at the forefront of social media and digital marketing. Josh has worked in social media and digital marketing and has developed an inspiring approach to digital marketing through consulting, managing and executing these digital strategies with a…

Andrew Phillips

Founder & CEO


Edwin Mata Navarro

CEO & Co-Founder


Edwin Mata Navarro Edwin Mata Navarro is the CEO and Co-Founder of Brickken. He is also a partner at Attolon Law. Lecturer and Keynote Speaker at Fintech, LegalTech and Blockchain.  His experience Edwin Mata Navarro started his journey as a lawyer to pivot towards entrepreneurship. Technology and law are his…

Francisco Martins

Senior Executive - Financial Services & Crypto


Francisco Martins Francisco Martins is a commercial executive and communicator. In his role as IDnow's Senior Executive, his mission is to expand the already successful IDnow's identity proofing platform into unicorn status in the UK and the EU. Prior to IDnow, Francisco worked for the likes of Fiserv, Visa and…

Megan Nilsson

Crypto Megan

Megan Nilsson is also known as Crypto Megan on social media. Megan high-end crypto and NFT portfolio advisor to corporations, investors, and celebrities, as well as an investor and member of the Bored Ape Yacht Club, Doodles, World of Women, and many other top-tier NFTs. Currently, Megan is on a…

Shimon Newman


Ratio Finance

Shimon Newman Shimon Newman has a Bachelor’s in International Political Economy and has worked as a token economist for the last four years. Seeing each successful blockchain project as analogous to a successful state, Shimon Newman brings his rich experience in game theory, incentive design, and distributed ledger technology towards…

Sergio Muscat


Oxygia Consulting

Sergio Muscat Sergio Muscat is a 20-year veteran of the iGaming, Payments and Technology industries. His experience spans from project management to strategy, operations, and management advisory. He now focuses his efforts through Oxygia Consulting. Sergio's main goal is to assist companies in all stages of growth with that all-important…

Tejinder Kumar

Global Head of Sales

Zonda Global

Tejinder Kumar Tejinder Kumar is a highly experienced and technically minded senior manager with over 16 years of experience in the sales, fintech, and online trading industries with a proven track record of building, scaling and managing high-performing retail and institutional teams. Prior to working for Zonda Global, Tejinder was…

Wyatt Mufson

Co-Founder and CTO

Ryu Games

Wyatt Mufson Wyatt Mufson has been a developer for almost ten years. Now, he is the co-founder of a start-up building a monetization SDK for mobile games. Previously, Wyatt Mufson was a full stack developer at Amazon and an iOS developer at Grubhub. He is passionate about coding and is…

Adrian Au

Founder & CEO

Infinite Digital

Adrian Au Adrian Au currently holds the role of founder and CEO of Infinite Digital. Adrian is NFT enthusiast, he is a speaker and a Web3 marketing advisor : focusing on GameFi, Metaverse, NFT & DeFi. Adrian Au main focus is to grow companies rather than solely implementing short-term hype…

Toni Morales

Head of Partnerships


Toni Morales Toni Morales is currently the Head of Partnerships at G4AL, a platform for developers and publishers to build blockchain-based play-to-earn economies into their games. Toni Morales is a multilingual and highly motivated individual with experience working abroad. He is a leader with an entrepreneurial mindset and a proven…

Artem Gribanov

Co-founder, CMO and Smart contract developer

BlockCzech R&D Lab

Artem Gribanov Artem Gribanov is a results-oriented, collaborative, enthusiastic software engineer and business developer with excellent communication skills and over 6 years of experience. Artem Gribanov loves challenges, willing to grow as a professional, experiment, and explore new opportunities. He has been interested in a fusion between technology, art and…

Martina Åkerlund



Martina Åkerlund Martina Åkerlund is the CEO of Triggy, a B2B sports tech company. Triggy's currently expanding into the US. She lives in Stockholm, Sweden. She has been improving results, deliveries, and processes. Additionally, she worked in the iGaming and Banking industries. This includes areas like regulatory reporting, marketing and…

Dr. Jeppe R. Stokholm

Board Member / Investor

NFTicket Foundation

Dr. Jeppe Stokholm Who is he ? Dr. Jeppe Stokholm is a lawyer and investor based in Zürich, Switzerland, with a Ph.D. in international corporate affairs. Jeppe Stokholm represents several international oriented Law Firms, Auditors and Family Offices on a case-by-case basis and provides discretionary counselling to global operating companies…

Alistair Pernigo



Alistair Pernigo Alistair Pernigo realized that we're using more than one sense while experiencing the world when he was only 8. Despite this, digital interactions (or shall we call them experiences?) are based on what we see and hear. Other senses haven't been used much. Alistair is one of the…

Nikolas Xenofontos

Managing Director


Nikolas Xenofontos Nikolas Xenofontos is leading SALVUS Funds, a boutique advisory that works with neobanks, investment firms, online trading brokers, investment funds and Crypto-Asset Services Providers (CASP). Nikolas is known as a problem solver with an ability to see through the noise and has a diverse work resume from managing…

Alexander Belov



Klemen Gradisar



Klemen Gradisar Klemen Gradisar is the Co-founder of Ballies. He is also an entrepreneur, an advisor and a sought after public speaker. He is a creative thinker, a futuristic, an enterprising, a strategic and well-connected. Klemen Gradisar is highly passionate about sports, FinTech, crypto, Sportech, and digital innovation, and strongly…

Arvin Khamseh

NFT Marketing Expert

Sold Out NFTs

Arvin Khamseh Arvin Khamseh has always been on the forefront of new tech trends with an impressive history in biohacking, and internet marketing. Combining this with his experience in running investor relationship marketing for public companies,  Arvin knows what it takes to attract investors online. Successfully selling out an Italian…

Pietro Lanza

Blockchain Director


Pietro Lanza Pietro Lanza currently serves as Banks & Insurances Director at IBM, with a particular focus on large digital transformation projects and strategies for large enterprises in several industries. Pietro Lanza is an experienced manager with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services, management consulting, technology solutions…

Iva Matasic



Iva Matasic Iva Matasic is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Consulio, Inc., Zagreb, Croatia and Palo Alto, California, and a founding member of the global e-learning Think Tank ‘Company of Thought’. Iva has more than 10 years of e-learning, knowledge management and technology consulting experience. Iva Matasic implements…

Gabriel Laender



Artem Sokol

Director of Business Development

AZA Finance

Artem Sokol Artem Sokol is the Global Head of Strategic Partnerships at AZA Finance, an international fintech company that is accelerating economic growth in Africa through its best-in-class foreign exchange, payments, settlement and treasury services. A career fintech and e-commerce executive, Artem leads the company's international sales, partnerships, marketing and…

Lucija Lepsina



Cordelia Morgan Cooper


CMC Consulting

Cordelia Morgan Cooper Cordelia Morgan Cooper is the Head of People at KaFe Rocks, with a Degree in Philosophical Sciences from Newcastle University and 10 years of experience working within Recruitment and Talent Acquisition before moving into a People-centric role covering Talent Acquisition, Employer Branding, Recruitment and learning and development…

Daniel Gunba



Daniel Gunba Daniel Gunba is the founder of production company which is since 6 years on the market. Daniel is also the founder of NFT project TRIIONFT. They want to build a project with their community, for their community, meaning that the lucky first will be part of the art…

Adrian Niculescu


CloudCoin Consortium

Adrian Niculescu Adrian Niculescu is a successful fintech investor and estate entrepreneur, spending more than 20 years building and developing companies. Adrian is the CEO of Meta Description but above all, he is the CMO EMEA of CloudCoin Consortium, a digital currency you can store offline in a PNG or…

Josipa Majic Predin



Josipa Majic Predin Josipa Majic Predin is a serial technology entrepreneur with 9+ years of experience building scalable tech ventures. Josipa is leading product and development teams, selling to and co-developing products with Fortune 100 customers, raising capital from global professional investors. She is an expert in : go to…

Joshua Ellul

Director of Centre for DLT

University of Malta

Dr Joshua Ellul Dr Joshua Ellul was appointed as the Director of Centre for DLT at University of Malta. He is also the Director of the Centre for Distributed Ledger Technologies at the University of Malta which offers a multidisciplinary Masters in Blockchain and DLT. He is Chairman of the…

Tal Harel

Senior AM and community lead


Eran Shay

Managing Director

Benefit Business Solutions Ltd.

Eran Shay Eran Shay is the co-founder and Managing Director of Benefit Business Solutions Ltd - a Gibraltar based Innovation & Business Consulting firm. Eran has previously led the Financial Advisory Services practice at Deloitte in Gibraltar and has been working with Deloitte for over 15 years, initially based at…

Arnav Pagidyala

Investor & Advisor

Hashkey Capital

Özge Öz


QNBeyond Ventures

Özge Öz has been a Partner at QNBEYOND Ventures since January 2020. “We partner with audacious teams to take financial services beyond. As a strategic investor, our aim is to collaborate at the earliest stage in order to contribute with our insights and explore the potential opportunities within QNB Group.…

On Yavin

Founder & Managing Partner


On Yavin On Yavin is a serial entrepreneur, lawyer, and angel investor. He has more than 15 years of experience in general management, business development and marketing. He completed his law degree (L.L.B) at the College of Management and has been accepted as an Advocate by the Israeli Bar Association. On…

Aléksa Mil

MD | Operations & Governance


Aléksa Mil is an operational professional in the tech industry with a legal background. Having worked more than 5 years in the technology sphere, she has gained experience in the operating roles of various global edut-tech and fintech start-ups. Her experiences have led her to dive deep into the blockchain…