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Workshop Poster Turkish English

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FOREIGN GUEST SPEAKERS
Dr. Peter Gaži

Research Fellow, co-author of the Ouroboros Praos protocol
(the next version of the Cardano system)

IOHK research
iohk.io

Malcolm Lerider

Senior R&D Manager - NEO Smart Economy

NEO blockchain, Linköping University
neo.org

Michael Herman

Independent Blockchain Developer

Alexander Borodich

Founder and CEO

Universa.io

You are invited to take your place on a two-day workshop where you can keep up-to-date on Blockchain technology, share your knowledge and contribute to the strategies of our country in this area.

Conference Agenda

Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies in Turkey
Evolution of Payment Sector
Regulative Structure for Cryptocurrencies Technological Developments in Turkey
ICOs
Blockchain Based Financial System

Representatives in the Conference

Providers of Blockchain
Technology Cryptocurrency Exchanges and Wallets
Banking & Financial Institutions
Fintech Companies
Legal Experts
Cryptocurrency Miners / Enthusiasts/ Investors/ Traders

Benefits of Participation in the Conference

Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
Opportunities and Challenges of the Currencies
Secure Shopping
Security & Privacy

CALL FOR ABSTRACTs

Notification Address: blokzincir.bilgem@tubitak.gov.tr

Call For Abstracts Template

Accepted Short Talks

Accepted short talks are listed below.

  1. Performing International Roaming Fees within Blockchain. Recep Yıldız, Serhan Mert Kır, TURKCELL Technology.
  2. Blockchain Applications for Loyalty Management. Aydın Türkdoğan, Oğuzhan Yalçın, Özkan Dülger, Amadeus IT Group
  3. Investments in Cryptocurrencies in the Light of Financial "Bubbles" Throughout History. Prof. Dr. M. Asım Karaömerlioğlu, Atatürk Institute, Bogazici University
  4. Consensus Models within Blochchain Technology. Suleyman Kardas, Computer Science, Batman University
  5. Evaluations of ICO's within Turkish Law. Atty. Elçin Karatay and Atty. Mutlucan Solak, Istanbul
  6. Hybrid Wallets. Mustafa Sakalsiz, Kamer Kaya, T2 Software
  7. Security and Threats of Cryptocurrency Mining Softwares. Seyfullah Kılıç, Swordsec Company

Important Dates

Application Deadline

March 11, 2018

Accepted Abstracts Announcement

March 19, 2018

Workshop Date

April 2-3, 2018

  

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Dr. Peter Gaži

Research Fellow, co-author of the Ouroboros Praos protocol (the next version of the Cardano system)

Malcolm Lerider

Senior R&D Manager at NEO Smart Economy

Assoc. Prof. Mehmet Sabır Kiraz

Director of Blockchain Research Labs at TÜBİTAK BİLGEM, Visiting Lecturer at Istanbul Sehir University

Michael Herman

Independent Blockchain Developer

Assist. Prof. Dr. Enis Karaarslan

Head of MSKU Blockchain Research Group at Mugla Sitki Kocman University

Özer Koray Akdemir

Associate Director of Blockchain Research lab, Chief Researcher at TÜBİTAK BİLGEM

Necdet Öncegil

Founder at SAFRANTEK, Blockchain Specialist

Gökhan Tezer

Computer Engineer / Chain Dev. at Wisdom Academy / Antalya Science University

Ekrem Arıkan

Takasbank Vice President

Celal Cündoğlu

BKM Deputy General Manager

Lwy. Kadir Kurtuluş

BLASEA

Muhammet Cerit

BDDK Vice President

Lwy. Onur Atam

CEO Blockchain Bilişim A.Ş.
Founder of CoinTürk Web Portal

Prof. Dr. Kerem Alkin

İstanbul Medipol University, MOBİLSİAD & BİED Chairman Of The Executive board

Alexander Borodich

Founder and CEO

Yasin Oral

Paribu CEO

Alphan Göğüş

BTCTurk, COO

Hayrettin Demircan

Deputy Undersecretary of Treasury

Sinem Cantürk

KPMG Turkey Partner,
Head of Information Risk Management

İsmail Hakkı Polat

Lecturer @ Kadir Has University Dept. of New Media

Işık İlhan

Garanti Bank Innovative Digital Services Manager

Program

First Day: 02 April

Second Day: 03 April

08:15 – 08:45 Registration 08:00 – 08:30 Registration
  Opening Speeches 08:30 – 09:15

Invited Speaker

Dr. Peter Gaži
Ouroboros and Ouroboros Praos: Provably Secure Proof-of-Stake Protocols for Cardano

08:45 – 08:55 Orhan Muratoğlu, TÜBİTAK BİLGEM Vice President
08:55-09:15

Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal, President of TUBITAK

09:15 ‐09:30 Break 09:15 ‐09:30 Break
09:30 ‐ 10:15 Invited Speaker

Malcolm Lerider
New Era of Economy and Business

09:30 – 10:15

Panel:
The Past, Present and Future of Cryptocurrency in Turkey from the Perspective of Stock Exchanges

Moderator: Murat Duran, duSoft Yazılım Ltd.

  • Alphan Göğüş, BTCTurk, COO
  • Yasin Oral, Paribu CEO
  • İsmail Hakkı Polat, Lecturer @ Kadir Has University Dept. of New Media
 

10:15 ‐10:40 Break 10:15 ‐10:45 Break
10:40 ‐ 11:05

Abstract Talk-1

Recep Yıldız, Serhan Mert Kır
Performing International Roaming Fees within Blockchain

10:45 ‐11:45

Panel:
Regulations and Legal Arrangements

Moderator: Lwy. Kadir Kurtuluş, BLASEA

  • Hayrettin Demircan, Deputy Undersecretary of Treasury
  • Muhammet Cerit, BDDK Vice President
  • Lwy. Onur Atam, CEO Blockchain Bilişim A.Ş. - Founder of CoinTürk Web Portal
11:05 ‐ 11:30

Abstract Talk-2

Aydın Türkdoğan, Oğuzhan Yalçın, Özkan Dülger
Blockchain Applications for Loyalty Management

11:30 ‐11:45 Break 11:45 ‐ 12:00 Break
11:45 ‐ 12:15

Invited Speaker

Alexander Borodich
Founder and CEO

12:00 ‐ 12:30

Invited Speaker

Assoc. Prof. Mehmet Sabır Kiraz
Privacy Preserving Cryptocurrencies

12:15 ‐ 13:30 Lunch 12:30 ‐ 13:45 Lunch
13:30 ‐ 14:30 Panel:
Potential Effects of the Blockchain in Economy and Finance

Moderator: Orhan Muratoğlu, TÜBİTAK BİLGEM

  • Ekrem Arıkan, Takasbank Vice President
  • Celal Cündoğlu, BKM Deputy General Manager
  • Prof. Dr. Kerem Alkin, İstanbul Medipol University, MOBİLSİAD & BİED Chairman Of The Executive board
  • Sinem Cantürk, KPMG Turkey Partner, Head of Information Risk Management
  • Işık İlhan, Garanti Bank Innovative Digital Services Manager
 
13:45 ‐ 14:10

Invited Speaker

Gökhan Tezer
Application and Mining of .Net based Cryptocurrency

 

14:15 ‐ 14:40

Abstract Talk-6

Mustafa Sakalsız, Kamer Kaya
Hybrid Wallets

14:30 ‐15:00

Abstract Talk-3

Prof. Dr. M. Asım Karaömerlioğlu
Investments in Cryptocurrencies in the Light of Financial "Bubbles" Throughout History

14:45 ‐15:10

Abstract Talk-7

Seyfullah Kılıç
Security and Threats of Cryptocurrency Mining Softwares

15:00 ‐15:30 Break 15:10 ‐15:45 Break
15:30 ‐ 15:55

Abstract Talk-4

Süleyman Kardaş
Consensus Models within Blochchain Technology

15:45 ‐ 16:15

Invited Speaker

Necdet Öncegil
Ethereum-Based Individual Retirement Practice

16:00 ‐ 16:25

Abstract Talk-5

Atty. Elçin Karatay and Atty. Mutlucan Solak
Evaluations of ICO's within Turkish Law

16:25 ‐16:40 Break 16:15 ‐16:30 Break
16:40 ‐ 17:10

Invited Speaker

Özer Koray Akdemir
Popular Time: Who is this Satoshi?

16:30 ‐ 17:00

Invited Speaker

Yard. Doç. Dr. Enis Karaarslan
Blockchain Usage for Cyber Security

17:10 ‐17:30 Break 17:00 ‐17:30 Evaluation and Closing
17:30 ‐20:00

Invited Speaker

Michael Herman
Independent Blockchain Developer

Enterprise Distributed Application Development using NEO Blockchain

   
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