Vilius Sapoka

Minister of Finance in the Republic of Lithuania

Vitas Vasiliauskas

Chairman of the Board, Bank of Lithuania

Marius Jurgilas

Member of the Board, Bank of Lithuania

Marius Skuodis

Vice-Minister Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania

Alexander Graubner Muller

Founder / CEO, Kreditech

Mantas Zalatorius

President, Association of Lithuanian banks

Paolo Tasca

Executive Director, Centre for Blockchain Technologies – University College London

Zanda Brivule

CEO, Worldline Baltics

Michael McDonough

Chief Economist, Financial Products, Bloomberg LP

Jon Matonis

CEO, NexPay

Rokas Peciulaitis

Managing Partner, Contrarian Ventures

Patrick G. Ngabonziza

CEO, MobiCash

Jakob Etzel

Co-founder and Managing Director, Mantigma

Ieva Elvyra Kazakeviciute

PR and Community Manager for Northern Europe, Revolut

Shuhei Kataoka

First Secretary, Financial Section (FinTech, Regulatory Sandbox), Embassy of Japan in the United Kingdom

Sigitas Mitkus

Director of Financial Markets Policy Department, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania



08:30-09:00 Registration and Welcome Coffee
09:00-09:20 Welcome speeches Vilius Sapoka Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania
Vitas Vasiliauskas Bank of Lithuania


09:20-09:30 Keynote: Global Fintech landscape Marius Jurgilas Bank of Lithuania
09:30-10:15 Panel discussion: Is Europe losing global FinTech battle? Marius Jurgilas (moderator) Bank of Lithuania
Michael McDonough Bloomberg LP
Yakiv Smolii National Bank of Ukraine
Marius Skuodis Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania
10:15-10:30 Keynote: Shifting from two days wait to instant payments Daumantas Dvilinskas TransferGo
10:30-11:20 Panel discussion: Connecting the unconnected / corresponding banking challenges Brad van Leeuwen Railsbank
Brian Lawlor Wirecard
Sigute Kunceviciute FINTECH HUB LT
Tomas Kakanauskas Danske Bank
John McNaught Instarem
11:20-12:00 Panel discussion: Digital payments – who will own the customer experience? Zanda Brivule Wordline Baltics
Majda Nogo Visa
Soner Canko BKM
Bertrand Sosa Rev Worldwide
Stephen M. Buechner Intrapay
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:00 Panel discussion: Challengers vs. Incumbents Mantas Zalatorius Association of Lithuanian banks
Ieva Elvyra Kazakeviciute Revolut
Jeremy Berger Arival
Lars A. Rottweiler Mbanq
Dovile Grigiene Swedbank Lithuania
14:00-14:20 Keynote: The EU payments regulatory framework, impact and evolution Thaer Sabri Electronic Money Association
14:20-15:00 Panel discussion: Recent Trends in Point of Sale Systems Patrick G. Ngabonziza MobiCash
Tadas Vizgirda Harbortouch Lithuania
Justas Selenkovas Revel Systems
Mindaugas Siuskus Nayax Europe
Monika Rimkunaite – Bloze MoQ
15:00-15:20 Coffee break
15:20-15:50 Keynote address: Technology, the Benefits and Dangers that May Lie Ahead, an Economist’s Perspective Michael McDonough Bloomberg LP
15:50-16:50 Demonstration of KYC and cybersecurity solutions Gediminas Ratkevicius Idenfy
Liudas Kanapienis ONDATO (Finpass).
Mindaugas Raudonis Legal Balance
16:50-17:00 Conference recap Alex Gibb
17:00-19:00 Networking


09:30-09:45 Keynote: An Overview of Security Tokens Patrick McEvoy ConsenSys
09:45-10:00 Keynote: Tokenization of economy Paolo Tasca Centre for Blockchain Technologies – University College London
10:00-10:15 Keynote: Tokenisation: Security Tokens, Utility Tokens, and the Traditional Market Jon Matonis NexPay
10:15-11:00 Panel discussion: Security tokens and Traditional markets Andrius Bartminas Depository Center
Paolo Tasca Centre for Blockchain Technologies – University College London
Jon Matonis NexPay
Magnus Jones Ernst&Young
11:00-11:15 Keynote: Blockchain [R]Evolution: Challenges & Opportunities for Global Adoption Juan Llanos Blockchain/FinTech/Compliance Executive & Advisor
11:15-11:30 Keynote: How to face reality of crypto assets? Policy maker’s approach. Sigitas Mitkus Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania
11:30-12:00 Panel discussion: Regulatory response to the developments in cryptoeconomy Patrick McEvoy ConsenSys
Jekaterina Govina Bank of Lithuania
Jennifer D’hoir Gide
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:15 Keynote: Development of crypto economy Vytautas Kaseta Crypto Economy Organisation
13:15-13:30 Use Cases: Distributed way of decentralised auction Lasha Antadze Shelf.Network
13:30-13:45 Proof Of Solvency of the ICONOMI Platform Gorazd Ocvirk Deloitte
13:45-14:00 Use Cases: Blockchain implementation Darren Franceschini Blockchain Technologies Consulting Corp
14:00-14:15 Decentalised voting Leonardo Gammar agora.vote
14:15-15:00 Panel discussion: Challenges implementing the blockchain Maciej Jedrzejczyk IBM
Gorazd Ocvirk Deloitte
Darren Franceschini Blockchain Technologies Consulting Corp
Lasha Antadze Shelf.Network Technologies
Leonardo Gammar agora.vote Technologies
15:00-15:20 Coffee break
15:20-15:35 Development of the Korean blockchain industry: uniqueness and potential Junhaeng Lee Streami
Keynote: Is Utility Token Dead?
Liza Aizupiete Fintelum
15:50-16:05 Use Cases: Building the ecosystem of trust based on blockchain in cooperation with Fintech community: The example of Durable Medium in Poland Maciej Jedrzejczyk IBM
16:05-16:20 Case study: blockchain for retail digitalization Zac Cheah Pundi X
17:00-19:00 Networking


9:30-9:50 Introductory keynote Ton van ‘t Noordende
9:50-10:30 Panel discussion: FinTech Innovations in Investments Industry Boyan Byanov Raisin
Lawrence Wintermeyer Capstone
Jakob Etzel Mantigma
Valdas Vitkauskas European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Arminta Saladziene Nasdaq
10:30-11:15 Panel discussion: VCs: The Next Steps for Tomorrow’s FinTech Mindaugas Glodas Nextury Ventures
Martynas Pilkis Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania
Rokas Peciulaitis Contrarian Ventures
Anna Zotova Paydoo
11:15-12:00 Panel discussion: When Governments Invest in Growth – Sandbox Shuhei Kataoka Embassy of Japan in the United Kingdom
Ruta Merkeviciute Bank of Lithuania
Assylbek Davletov Astana Financial Services Authority
Peter Faykiss Central Bank of Hungary
Christian Ebeke International Monetary Fund
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:20 Keynote address Piotr Warsicki Kontomatik
13:20-14:00 Panel discussion: Crowdfunding and P2P – Can we Expect One European Regulatory Framework? Evaldas Remeikis Fintech Lithuania
Martins Valters Mintos
Martynas Stankevicius Rontgen
Vytautas Senavicius Lithuanian Crowdfunding Association
14:00-14:10 Keynote: One country, global impact. Opportunities for fintech startups in Lithuania Sandra Golbreich Baltic Sandbox
14:10-15:00 Baltic Sandbox Accelerator – startup pitches
15:00-15:20 Coffee break
15:20-16:00 Baltic Sandbox Accelerator startup pitches – AWARDS
17:00-19:00 Networking






November 27-28, 2019