Jørn Haanæs

Jørn is Startup Director at Oslo Business Region, Oslo municipality. Jørn comes from the startup world, having served as CEO of the music tech company Soundrop (sold to X5). Prior to Soundrop he spent many years at Warner Music, most recently working as Marketing Director. He is passionate about startups, tech, the fourth industrial revolution […]

Harry Halpin

Harry Halpin is a Scientific Advisor of Nym and Chairman, a Binance-backed startup working on privacy-enhancing technologies like mixnets.  He co-chaired the first IEEE Privacy and Security on the Blockchain workshop, led EU projects like NEXTLEAP and DCENT at Inria,  and standardized WebCrypto at W3C/MIT. Blockchain technologies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have very poor […]

Andrea D’Intino

Andrea is a software developer, sales executive of 3D Printers and 3D Scanners, enterpreneur and is currently working at dyne.org as technical coordinator for the European Commission’s flagship project “Decode”. Andrea will present Zenroom: a virtual machine that offers cryptographic operations on Elliptic Curves, credential-based zero-knowledge-proof authentication and execution of smart contracts in natural language.

Shawn Tabrizi

I was born and raised in the heart of the bay area, a breeding pool of technology and innovation. I first started programming at the age of 13, trying to learn how to hack my PlayStation Portable so that I could play free games. Through the PSP hacking community, I learned about the vast potential […]

Aleksander Larsen

Axie Infinity is a blockchain start-up which creates decentralized applications for businesses and consumers. They operate on the bleeding edge of Ethereum scaling and are pushing the boundaries for ERC721 tokens in collaboration with other teams. They are currently creating Lunacia – an open world owned, operated, and controlled by players. Aleksander is a business […]

Arne Hassel

Arne Hassel is a senior JavaScript developer working with inrupt to bring the Solid project to the mainstream. Focusing mostly on front-end technologies, he’s taken the leap into the world of semantic web technologies, with old and proven – but still somewhat scary or simply unknown for developers – standards such as RDF and linked […]

Maroussia Arnault

Maroussia Arnault is one of the founders of Kidner. They have developed a matching algorithm to improve kidney transplants.  Sounds crazy, but absolutely possible.  The project is a matching-algorithm which aims to find more life-saving opportunities for kidney donors and recipients. Her background is in Strategic Management and in Management from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Spain) and EBS Business […]