Agenda

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09:00 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 09:40

Paul Buitink

Word of welcome

09:40 - 10:15

Willem Middelkoop

10:15 - 10:45

Jakob de Haan

Central bank of the future

10:50 - 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 - 11:45

Joris Luyendijk

Swimming with sharks

11:45 - 12:20

Economics panel

Edin Mujagic, Stacy Herbert, Antal Fekete, moderation JW Burgers

12:20 - 12:30

Preview Backlight

(Tegenlicht) bitcoin docu Fire Q&A Paul Buitink with director Hans Busstra

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 14:10

Andreas Antonopoulos

14:10 - 14:40

Alternatives panel

Richard vd Linde, Christoph Auer-Welsbach, Henk van Arkel, Edgar Wortmann, mod: Paul Buitink

14:40 - 15:10

Vit Jedlicka

15:10 - 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 - 16:00

Activism panel

Christos Dellasoudas, Ancilla Tilia, Jaromil, Eric Smit, mod: Aaron van Wirdum

16:00 - 16:30

Simon Dixon

16:30 - 17:00

Max Keiser

17:00 - 17:05

Afsluiting paul buitink

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Speakers

Max Keiser

Max Keiser

Producer/presenter of Keiser Report on RT. CEO, co-founder of StartJoin. Virtual currency and crowdfunding inventor. Creator of the Hollywood Stock Exchange.

Stacy Herbert

Stacy Herbert

Co-host and producer of the Keiser Report.

Willem Middelkoop

Willem Middelkoop

Founder of the Commodity Discovery Fund, a former journalist, popular speaker and author. His latest book ‘The Big Reset - War on Gold and the Financial Endgame’ is a New York Times bestseller.

Joris Luyendijk

Joris Luyendijk

Dutch bestselling writer and journalist. His latest book ‘Dit kan niet waar zijn - onder bankiers’, about the banking culture in the City, has been sold more than 190,000 times. The English translation 'Swimming with Sharks' is now available.

Vit Jedlicka

Vit Jedlicka

President of the newly formed candidate country Liberland. Crypto-currencies like bitcoin will play an important role in his new nation.

Simon Dixon

Simon Dixon

Investment Banker turned Bitcoiner. Wrote book 'Bank to the Future'. Founder Equity CrowdFunding platform BnkToTheFuture.com. He is also Fund Manager @BTC_Capital

Jakob de Haan

Jakob de Haan

Since November 1, 2009 Head of Research of De Nederlandsche Bank. In addition, Professor of Political Economy at the University of Groningen and affiliated to CESifo. Editor of the European Journal of Political Economy (EJPE).

Andreas Antonopoulos

Andreas Antonopoulos

Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and well-respected figures in bitcoin. He also wrote the book 'Mastering Bitcoin'.

Paul Buitink

Paul Buitink

Paul studied business administration at the Erasmus University, runs a podcast about monetary reform and is a private investor. Recently he helped launch new Dutch bank bunq.

Henk van Arkel

Henk van Arkel

CEO of the Social Trade Organisation (STRO) group. Decade-long active monetary reformer specialized in local currencies and trade systems.

Edin Mujagic

Edin Mujagic

Monetary economist highly critical of current central bank policy. Called more hawkish than the Bundesbank. Author of 'Geldmoord' and economics editor of Jalta.nl.

Richard van der Linde

Richard van der Linde

Richard van der Linde studied Finance at Nyenrode. He worked as a consultant and analysed the stability of the financial sector. As a result he is currently in the process of establishing a full reserve bank in the Netherlands.

Christoph Auer-Welsbach

Christoph Auer-Welsbach

Program Director at Rockstart Accelerator, focusing on Cryptocurrencies since 2014. Ran startup accelerators for for GSVLabs (NASDAQ listed GSV Capital) in San Francisco & the FinTech incubator Level39 in London. 2 time FinTech entrepreneur.

Antal Fekete

Antal Fekete

Professor Antal E. Fekete is a renowned mathematician and monetary scientist.

Jan Willem Burgers

Jan Willem Burgers

Jan-Willem Burgers is an economist and a philosopher. He works as a lecturer and researcher at VU University Amsterdam. He is also the owner of Coin & Company, which provides educational lectures and workshops about the blockchain technology.

Ancilla Tilia

Ancilla Tilia

Ancilla Tilia is a columnist for Financieel Dagblad. A former model fighting for digital rights and privacy, she was last year's candidate for the Pirate Party in Amsterdam city council elections. She advocates for the preservation of cash money.

Edgar Wortmann

Edgar Wortmann

Legal counsel specialized in property law and committed as advisor of Stichting Ons Geld to reform the monetary and banking system. Stichting Ons Geld is one of the initiators of the Burgerinitiatief Ons Geld, which stirred up the debate about our current financial system.

Jaromil

Jaromil

Denis Roio aka Jaromil is CTO and co-founder of Dyne.org, an hacker think tank and software foundry. He is involved in Bitcoin since the early days.

Eric Smit

Eric Smit

Social entrepreneur, chief editor, financial journalist, cleaner/housekeeper at Follow the Money (FTM.nl). Strictly non establishment and Z Today (RTL Z)

Aaron van Wirdum

Aaron van Wirdum

Best-informed journalist on all matters crypto-currency with a thorough understanding of monetary systems. Aaron writes for Bitcoin Magazine, Cointelegraph and visits conferences on decentralized technology across the world.

Hans Busstra

Hans Busstra

Documentary maker for Backlight (Tegenlicht), an award-winning Dutch documentary series covering in-depth societal trends and phenomenons.

Christos Dellasoudas

Christos Dellasoudas

Christos has a legal and economics background as a parliamentary aide to Greek SYRIZA MP Betty Skoufas. Throughout the crisis he has participated in a variety of local projects like the Katerini Social Solidarity Kitchen and Pieria Exchange Network (complementary currency).

More speakers to follow

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Prices (including VAT)

Early bird prices now also apply to regular tickets!

Student: €35 (limited availability)
Student plus parking: €40 (limited availability)
Regular tickets: €60
Regular tickets plus parking: €65

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Address

Erasmus universiteit Rotterdam
Van der Goot-gebouw, Oxford hall
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

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Route

Visitors travelling by car are advised to enter the campus through entrance (ingang) 1 or 3 in order to park close to the expo centre. The conference will take place in the Van der Goot building (previously called M-gebouw).

Route and parking


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