Great line-up at Blockchain Summit


Robert Opp (World Food Programme), Gavin Wood (Ethereum) and Kaspar Korjus (e-Residency programme Estonia) are keynote speakers at Blockchain Summit, September 28.

Kaspar Korjus is Managing director of the e-Residency programme of Estonia. Robert Opp is director of the World Food Program Innovation and Change Management Division and Gavin Wood is co-founder of Ethereum and chairman/CTO of Parity. The World Food Program and Parity have used blockchain (Ethereum) to help thousands of Syrian refugees in Jordan’s Azraq camp as they don’t pay for their food with cash but by a scan of their eyes.

Other confirmed speakers at this event in de Knights of Hall in The Hague: Wienke Giezeman (InitiatorThe Things Network), Dominik Schiener (Co-founder IOTA), Daniel Gasteiger (Founder Procivis AG), René Penning de Vries (Chairman Dutch Blockchain Coalition) and Rutger van Zuidam (Founder DutchChain.com, Organizer Dutch Blockchain Hackathon).