Russia to host the tenth conference on electronic markets and blockchains
The Tenth Perm Winter School: Money and People will be held on February 1-2, 2020 in Perm, Russia. The international conference is a unique platform to discuss innovations in the field of financial markets and financial technologies, gathering experts from IT and financial industry, researchers and startup founders, professors and students of Economics and IT.
Perm Winter School 2020 events will be run in 5 streams: Electronic markets, Financial intermediaries, Blockchains and cryptocurrencies, Digital identity, and Humanity in the digital era.
Traditionally, the key speakers of the conference are leading experts in the field of finance and IT:
- Founder of the online exchange OANDA and the crypto exchange Lykke, professor of Zurich University Richard Olsen [Switzerland]
- Founder of Democracy Earth Foundation Santiago Siri [USA]
- Partner of Alpha Governance Partners, ex-Director of CFA Institute, professor of Lausanne University, Giuseppe Ballocchi [Switzerland]
- Director of Innovation, National Settlement Depository Artem Duvanov [Russia]
Sergey Ivliev, head of the Laboratory of Cryptoeconomics and Blockchain Systems of Perm State University, cofounder of Lykke, and head of the organizing committee of Perm Winter School said,
“At the tenth Perm Winter School, we will try to look into the next decade. How will humanity evolve in the digital era? Which new socially scalable ideas can unite us when religion, state, war and money of central banks lose their power? What will be the money of the future? Is there a place for privacy in the digital world? We will not reveal all the secrets. We promise that it will not be boring.”
Perm Winter School 2020 invites researchers and industry experts to present their work at the conference. Submit your application on the website.
Conference languages include English and Russian. Participation is free, registration is required. The conference is organized by the Laboratory of Crypto-economics and Blockchain Systems of Perm State University and Lykke with the support of PRMIA.
Disclaimer: This is a partnered event.