1 pm UK time • Panel discussion: Investments and Pivots during Pandemic: Robotics, and Gaming
– Are there recent cases of investments?
– What does the new investment process look like?
– What are the pivot success cases?
1:45 pm UK time • Online Pitch Competition
Sailesh Sigatapu, General Partner at Anthill Ventures
John Mushriqui, Entrepreneur – Angel Investor and Mentor at Startupbootcamp
Eduardo Garcia, European Union Director of Operations at SORIANO MOTORI AG
Henri Asseily, Partner at Asseily Group
Nesh Sooriyan-Larsen, Entrepreneur in Residence at Accelerating Asia
James Lee, Investment Associate Director at Photon Fund
Anndy Lian, Inter-governmental Blockchain Advisor & Chairman (Asia) at DECENT Foundation
Sam Subramaniam, CEO of Brand Capital – The Times of India Group
Ntasha Berry, Co-Founder & Partner at Venture Gurukool Capability Fund
CADEOS: Maria Jose Arroyo Gerez Assistant Manager at Avicola GEMA
MIDDLY: Steven Thomas, Founder at Middly
CIS: Raju Chavan, President/CEO at Cross Industry Solutions
AGROPLEXI: Mayowa Ogundele, CEO and Executive Director, AGROPLEXI
Currently, he is appointed as the Chief Digital Advisor at Mongolia Productivity Organization, championing national digitization. Prior to his current appointments, he was the Chairman of BigONE Exchange, a global top 30 ranked crypto spot exchange and was also the Advisory Board Member for Hyundai DAC, the blockchain arm of South Korea’s largest car manufacturer Hyundai Motor Group. Lian played a pivotal role as the Blockchain Advisor for Asian Productivity Organisation (APO), an intergovernmental organization committed to improving productivity in the Asia-Pacific region.
An avid supporter of incubating start-ups, Anndy has also been a private investor for the past eight years. With a growth investment mindset, Anndy strategically demonstrates this in the companies he chooses to be involved with. He believes that what he is doing through blockchain technology currently will revolutionise and redefine traditional businesses. He also believes that the blockchain industry has to be “redecentralised”.