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​​Advanced Technology and Crypto Convention

​​Advanced Technology and Crypto Convention

  • 3031 July 2018
  • Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney
  • Convention
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About the event


Wholesale Investor invites you to the Advanced Technology and Crypto Convention. Hosted across two content-filled days, this is the ultimate event for high net worth and professional investors. You will access keynotes from high-profile local and international Investors, panel discussions and up to 30 of the latest Advanced Tech and Crypto companies.

2 days – 15 Guest Speakers and Panelists – Up to 30 opportunities.

What can you expect?

  • Live presentations from up to 30 of Australasia’s latest Advanced Tech and Crypto opportunities
  • Q&A sessions with some of Asia Pacific’s top Crypto Fund Managers
  • In-depth panel discussions on the latest Technology trends and how they are shaping our future
  • Insights into how investors are approaching Advanced Technologies and their market opportunities
  • Exclusive networking sessions with C-level executives

Monday 30 July: Advanced Technology

Innovation is moving at such a rapid pace with the latest technologies having the unique capacity to impact the way we live, work and play.

Day one will focus on these latest innovations, with a particular focus on the Internet of Things (IoT), Quantum Computing, Robotics, Drones, Artificial Intelligence, SaaS, Machine Learning, Life Science, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Clean Technology.

We will showcase up to 15 leading advanced tech offerings and provide you with the unique opportunity to be introduced to the investors and thought leaders from the tech space.

As an attendee, you will get the opportunity to explore the latest technologies and gain investment insight from the perspective of Founders, Family Offices, Venture Capital and Deal Makers!

Tuesday 31 July: Cryptocurrencies and the Future of Blockchain

It’s commonly said, a month in crypto is the equivalent of one year in the real world. And with more and more companies looking to tokenise their business, investors need to be aware about how to approach these latest offerings.

In the past 12 months, we have already seen some of the world’s biggest and well-known VCs make investments into blockchain and ICOs, as well as the ASX announce its plans to adopt distributed ledger technology.

Day two of the Advanced Technology and Cryptocurrency Convention will showcase the latest investment opportunities, and aims to answer the many questions arising from the dynamic area of this space with discussions from leading Crypto Fund Managers and Blockchain experts.

4 Key Areas We Will Be Focusing On:

  • The application of blockchain across many verticals
  • The new business models being created from it
  • The capital being raised to fund the development of the innovation
  • Opportunities and Risks for investors

Register now to join more than 500 high net worth and professional investors to discover emerging tech and crypto focused opportunities.

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Event Schedule

30 July 2018

10:00 – 10:10: Introduction Steve Torso, Managing Director, WISpeaker: Steve Torso

10:10 – 10:30: Guest Speaker "Israel - lessons in deep tech, innovation and funding": Daniel Lipshut, Managing Director at Intercorp Pty Limited

10:30 – 10:40: BioGenesis AustraliaBioGenesis AustraliaSpeaker: Colin McGregor

10:50 – 11:00: TidyMeTidyMeSpeaker: Stacey Jacobs

11:10 – 11:30: Coffee & Networking

11:30 – 11:40: Custom Innovation CoCustom Innovation CoSpeakers: Rob Fisher , Tim Allison, David McLaughlin

11:50 – 12:00: Stirfire StudiosStirfire StudiosSpeaker: Vee Pendergrast

12:00 – 12:30: Panel Session "Advanced Technology Investing - The Investors Perspective"Speakers: James Spenceley, Geoffrey Handley , Alister Coleman, Vesta Vanderbecken

13:00 – 13:30: Education Session “Fostering an Advanced Tech Ecosystem” - Cheryl Mack, CEO at StartConSpeaker: Cheryl Mack

13:30 – 14:00: Education Session - "How Machine Learning is changing the Capital Raising and M&A Landscape" - Sam Riley, CEO and Co-Founder at Ansarada

14:30 – 14:40: Planet Ark PowerPlanet Ark PowerSpeaker: Richard Romanowski

14:40 – 14:50: BioSensX (The IQ Group Global)BioSensX Inc.Speaker: Michael Baker

14:50 – 15:00: intelliHR (ASX: IHR)intelliHR (ASX: IHR)Speaker: Robert Bromage

15:00 – 15:30: Panel Session "Founders - Driving innovation in New Markets"Speakers: Sam Riley, Gianpaolo De Biase, Kendrick Wong, Steve Torso

31 July 2018

09:00 – 10:00: Registration & Pre-Event Networking

10:10 – 10:30: Guest Speaker "A macro view of digital assets, and the path to mass adoption"- Fran Strajner, Founder & CEO at Techemy Ltd, 31 July 2018

10:30 – 10:40: Xplora Capital ManagementXplora Capital ManagementSpeaker: Mark Finch

11:00 – 11:10: Tatau.ioTatau.ioSpeaker: Andrew Fraser

11:30 – 11:40: ZimriiZimriiSpeaker: Mo Jalloh

11:40 – 11:50: Ethereal CapitalEthereal CapitalSpeaker: Kristoffer Sheather

11:50 – 12:00: FairAccessFairAccessSpeaker: Ben Flavel

12:00 – 12:30: Panel Session "Tales from the trenches - Keys to running a successful and legal ICO"Speakers: Phillip Malcolm, Aimie Rigas, Jaime Lumsden Kelly , Kendrick Wong, Kain Warwick

12:30 – 13:00: Lunch & Networking

13:00 – 13:30: Education Session "Blockchain’s AOL Moment" – Aleksandar Svetski, CEO at AmberSpeaker: Aleksandar Svetski

13:30 – 14:00: Education Session "Cryptocurrency – From uncertainty to maturity and opportunities for investors" – Rupert Hackett, CEO at Bitcoin Australia

14:00 – 14:30: Keynote Speaker "Digix - The Asset Tokenization Company"- Kai Chen Chng, CEO at DGX AKA Kenetic Capital

14:30 – 14:40: Horizon StateHorizon StateSpeaker: Jamie Skella

14:40 – 14:50: MetaliCoinMetaliCoinSpeaker: Jeremy Samuel

14:50 – 15:00: Systema AI Pty LtdSystema A.I. Holdings Pty LtdSpeaker: Stuart Spiteri

15:00 – 15:20: Coffee & Networking

15:40 – 15:50: Hunter Corp RecordsHunter Corp RecordsSpeaker: Joshua Hunt

15:50 – 16:00: Guest Speaker "Developing the Technology, Funding and Ecosystem for Investors and Entrepreneurs to succeed" - Sam Lee, Founder & CEO at Blockchain Global Limited

16:30 – 17:00: Final Networking

03 August 2018

10:10 – 10:20: Enosi AustraliaEnosi AustraliaSpeaker: Bill Barden

10:20 – 10:30: Systema AI Pty LtdSystema A.I. Holdings Pty LtdSpeaker: Stuart Spiteri

10:30 – 10:40: Kinesis Monetary SystemKinesis Monetary SystemSpeaker: Richard Melbourne

10:40 – 10:50: SendySendySpeaker: George Hartley

29 August 2018

13:40 – 14:30: Panel Session "Accessing Asia - raising funds from offshore investors"Speakers: Alex Walrut, Eric Gao, Ben Au, Matt Kirk, Mike Liu

07 September 2018

11:20 – 11:40: Coffee & Networking

12:40 – 13:20: Lunch & Networking

14:30 – 15:30: Networking & Afternoon Tea

18 September 2018

18:00 – 19:00: Registration & Pre-Event Networking

19:10 – 19:25: Keynote - Steve Baxter, Entrepreneur and InvestorSpeaker: Steve Baxter

20:25 – 20:35: Long Pipes LtdLong Pipes LtdSpeaker: Neil Graham

07 November 2018

11:10 – 11:20: Ecocentric GroupEcocentric GroupSpeaker: Tim Bray

29 November 2018

10:00 – 10:10: Introduction Steve Torso, Managing Director

03 December 2018

19:00 – 19:10: AmberAmberSpeaker: Aleksandar Svetski

Event Details



Monday 30 July 2018 – Tuesday 31 July 2018


10:00 – 17:00





Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney, Level 2,11 Jamison Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia


Lunch will be provided



$30 - $75

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