Chainpoint’18 is a platform where the investors meet promising startups, mining companies connect to energy tycoons, entrepreneurs discover new potentials and markets, corporations present experience in blockchain application, government bodies share vision on regulation, and much more.
Our enhanced program will ensure dynamic presentations, plenary sessions, pitches for investors and special meeting sessions with prominent field experts.


Panel discussions with 4-6 high level experts and sector representatives around the specified topic, followed by a Q&A session.


Presentations on relevant topics made by thought leaders involved in various sectors operated through blockchain technology followed by a Q&A session.


Pitches made by promising ventures for Initial Coin Offerings involving investors and jury members.


8:45 - 9:25Registration
9:25 - 9:45Opening ceremony & Welcoming Remarks
9:45 - 10:35Plenary Session: Blockchain Development Prospects in Armenia
Vigen Arushanyan I President, Nooor
Michael Chobanian I President, Ukraine Blockchain Association
Tachat Igityan I CFO & Co-Founder, DeStream
Hambardzum Kaghketsyan I Partner, Smartgate VC
10:35 - 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 - 11:55Big Data and Big Trends
Wolfgang Fengler I Lead Economist, World Bank
Blockchain in the Macro Economy and International Trade
Moderator: Vigen Arushanyan I President, Nooor
Yuri Pripachkin I President, RACIB
Stanislav Basko | CEO, Belarus Blockchain Association
Michael Chobanian I President, Ukraine Blockchain Association
Mohammad Davatgar I Managing Director, Iran Blockchain Labs
11:55 - 12:20Blockchain Pitfalls
Asset Kassymbalinov I Senior Manager, PwC
12:20 - 12:30Challenging Blockchain Scalability
Pavel Aramyan I Content Strategist, Fasttoken
Tokenization & Investments
Moderator: Ralph Liu I Founder, Mulechain
Artur Eolyan I Managing Partner, Double Sirius Capital
Leonid Morozovskiy I Co-Founder, DAS Index
Elena Gutsu | Co-Founder, DT Moldova Association
Maxim Chereshnev I International Secretary, IDACB
12:30 - 13:00Rethinking Digital Collectibles
Armen Rostamian I CEO & Co-Founder, GRÜV
13:00 - 13:30Crypto Crimes: 2019 Trends
Vasily Bannikov I Project Manager, Group-IB
13:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 14:50IBL: Initiating the Business Application Chain
Dr. Mohammad Davatgar I Director, Iran Blockchain Labs
Innovative Payment Systems
Moderator: Victor Goncharuk I VP, RACIB
Ralph Liu I Founder, Mulechain
Tigran Davtyan I CEO, InecoBank
Tachat Igityan I CFO & Co-Founder, DeStream
Vitalii Bodnar | CEO & Co-Founder, BTC-Alpha
14:50 - 15:05Enterprise Blockchain Solutions:
Where are they?

Tariel Zivzivadze I Founder,
15:05 - 15:20Disrupting Real Estate
Misha Aghamalyan I Development Lead, Hex Division
15:20 - 15:45The Future of Crypto Custodians
Vadim Hrusha I Founder, BlockSoftLab
Regulation and Legal Frameworks
Moderator: Dmitry Kirillov I A-PRO Law Office
Olga Stepanova I Head of IT Law, Winheller
Jack J. Sahagian | Founding Partner, Reliance Law Group
Stanislav Basko | CEO, Belarus Blockchain Association
15:45 - 16:10Disassembling Consensus Protocols
Arthur Aslanyan I CEO, CryptoX
16:15 - 16:45Transfer to the Cultural Program Venue
17:00 - 22:00Cultural Program & Dinner
10:00 - 11:00Registration
11:00 - 11:30Seigniorage and Corporate Tokens
Alexander Harutunian I CEO & Co-Founder, Concent
Taxing Crypto
Moderator: Dmitry Kirillov I Attorney, A-PRO Law Office
Artem Afian I Managing Partner, Juscutum Law Firm
Benjamin Kirschbaum I Head of Blockchain, Winheller
Gevorg Hakobyan I Managing Partner , Elawphant Law Firm
11:30 - 12:00Crowdfunding. More than Funding
Karen Vardanyan I CEO, Sprint Fund
12:00 - 12:20Fighting 51% Attacks
Vano Narimanidze I Country Lead, Georgia, Horizen
Education: The First Fundament
Moderator: Ashot Khudgaryan I Head of Business & Education, Nooor
Aram Hajian I Dean, College of Science and Engineering
Arsen Sargsyan I Director, Business & Technology Development, RAU
Kristina Sargsyan I Coordinator of Hi-tech & Entrepreneurship, UFAR
12:20 - 12:40How to get Listed
Vitalii Bodnar | CEO & Co-Founder, BTC-Alpha
12:40 - 13:00P2P Delivery & Warehousing
Ralph Liu I Founder, Mulechain
13:00 - 14:00Lunch
14:00 - 14:20Alcohol Supply Chains
Marat Fatkullin I CEO, Ledger Kitchen
The Armenian Tech Ecosystem
Moderator: TBD
Hambardzum Kaghketsyan I Partner, Smartgate VC
Davit Baghdasaryan I CEO & Co-Founder, 2Hz
Peter Mikkelsen I Co-Founder, Danish Blockchain Association
Satenik Mnatsakanyan | Technical Adviser, Leviathan
14:20 - 14:40The Bitcoin Infrastructure
Tigran Asriyan I CEO & Co-Founder, CoinBox
14:40 - 15:00Mining in Free Economic Zones of Georgia
Vakhtang Gogokhia I Co-Founder & CEO, Golden Fleece
15:00 - 15:15Closing of the Official Program
15:15 - 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 - 18:00Pitching Session
18:00 - 20:00Free Time
20:00 - 23:00Gala Dinner