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Speakers & Panelists from XChain2 (May 2018)

Mr. Erwin Verstraelen

Chief Digital and Information Officer, Port of Antwerp

    

Mr. Vincent Annunziato

Director, Office of Trade, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

    

Mr. Charles Thompson

Chief Information Officer, Port Houston

    

Mr. Michael Shaffner

Director of Operations Planning and Technology, Port Houston

    

Mr. Nico Wauters

Chief Executive Officer, T-mining

    

Mr. Peter Harris

Co-Founder, Chain Business Insights

    

Mr. Paul Brigner

Managing Director, B-TED

    

Mr. Jason English

VP Protocol Marketing, Sweetbridge

    

Mr. John Moseley

Senior Director of Trade Development, Port Houston

    

Dr. Shin'ichiro Matsuo

Research Professor, Georgetown University; Director, B-TED

    

Mr. Luca Schiatti

R&D Associate Manager, Accenture Labs

    

Mr. Mark Toohey

Founder, TBSx3

    

Ms. Allison Clift-Jennings

Chief Executive Officer, Filament!

    

Mr. Derek Lovrenich

Chief Executive Officer, InsurEco

    

Mr. Alexander Varvarenko

Chief Executive Officer, ShipNEXT

    

Mr. Andrew Bruce

Chief Executive Officer, Data Gumbo

    

Ms. Tetyana Colosivschi

Director, Strategy, Business Dev and Partnerships, ConsenSys Energy

    

Mr. Max Ward

Chief Executive Officer, OpenPort

    

Mr. Peter Tirschwell

Senior Director of Content, Maritime & Trade, IHS Markit

    

Mr. Arno Laeven

Digital Strategy and Blockchain Lead, Shell

    

Mr. Krishna Danda

Investor, GE Ventures

    

Dr. Craig Pirrong

Director, Global Energy Management Institute, University of Houston

    

Mr. Shirin Vakil

Senior Manager, Deloitte & Touche, LLP

    

Mr. Jason Ford

Vice President, Greater Houston Partnership

    

Mr. Mark Courtney

Managing Director, Entoro Capital LLC

    

Ms. Deanna Reitman

Corporate & Securities Counsel, DLA Piper

    

Mr. Adrian Fortino

Managing Director, Mercury

    

Mr. Keith Letourneau

Partner Maritime, Blank Rome LLP

    

Mr. Matthew DiBona

Senior Director, Digital Transformation

    

Mr. Daniel Martin

Chief Operating Officer, Producers Market

    

Ms. Yei Sung Kim

Management Consultant, Accenture

    

Ms. Sharon Yin

Digital Currency & Blockchain Attorney, The Yin Law Firm, PLLC

    

Ms. Amanda Edwards

Council Member, City of Houston

    

Mr. Amit Daga

Executive Partner, Ricoh USA

    

Mr. Corey Vickers

Global Logistics Category Group Manager, Chevron

    

Mr. Balaji Ramakrishnan

Director of Procurement and Supply Chain, BP

    

Mr. Mark Koeppen

Principal – Energy & Resources, Deloitte

    

Dr. Dale Tibodeau

Professor of Supply Chain Management, C. T. Bauer College of Business

    

Mr. Daryl Price Jr

Senior Regional Client Executive at Unicom and former NFL Player

    

Mr. Michael Skadden

Attorney at Law

    

Mr. Cody Burns

Enterprise Blockchain Architect, Accenture

    

Panels

Special Introduction - Port Houston

Maritime Trade Panel & End-to-end Supply Chain Collaboration

Investing & Blockchain Startups Panel

Petrochemicals & Blockchain Panel

Blockchain & Energy Trading Panel




Organizers & Advisors

*Organizers & Advisors from May 2018 Conference

Dr. Larry Shi, Organizer

Associate Professor, University of Houston

Dr. Omprakash Gnawali, Organizer

Associate Professor, University of Houston

Mr. Bill McBeath, Advisor

Chief Research Officer, ChainLink Research

Mr. Filip Vandenbussche, Advisor

North American Rep., Port of Antwerp