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1st Asia Symposium: Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy

1st Asia Symposium: Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy
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Nov 28, 2019

1st Asia Symposium, Spring 2020

When: April 25 (Saturday), 2 PM to 6 PM

Where: Osaka, Japan

Cost: Free of charge. Attendance is capped at 40.

How to register: Email snam@codex.stanford.edu with your (1) full name, (2) current title or occupation, and (3) name of school/company. Please await confirmation of registration, as space is limited.

Purpose:  To encourage blockchain & crypto scholarship in Asia related to policy, governance, law, regulation, etc. that can be shared with global audiences, in the hopes of reducing East vs. West silo-ism in the space.  Optional symposium papers produced following the event will be published in a future issue of the Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy, in print and online.

We intend to hold the Symposium biannually in Osaka/Kyoto. Future editions will be in roundtable format.

Agenda:

  • Introduction & Overview — 2:00 - 2:10 PM

Steven Nam Managing Editor, Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy


  • Opening Remarks — 2:10 - 2:30 PM

Yuta Takanashi Deputy Director for Fintech and Innovation, Financial Services Agency (Japan’s Financial Regulator); MBA, Stanford Business School

Samuel Yim Partner, E-Finance & FinTech Practice, Kim & Chang


  • Panel 1: Private Sector and Research Perspectives from Japan, Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan — 2:30 - 3:30 PM

Leo Cheng Co-founder & CEO, Machi X; formerly VP of Strategy & BusDev, Solano Labs

Dr. Kibae Kim Principal Researcher, Korea Policy Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, KAIST

Yuriko Nishijima Researcher & Software Engineer, Cryptoeconomics Lab

Joanna Yeo Managing Director & Head of Asia, Provenance.io; MS, Stanford Business School

Samuel Yim Partner, E-Finance & FinTech Practice, Kim & Chang

Moderator: Steven Nam Managing Editor, Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy

  • Questions and Comments — 3:30 - 3:40 PM


  • Break — 3:40 - 4:00 PM


  • Panel 2: The Future of Decentralization — 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Catherine Gu Graduate TA for CS251: Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology & MS Candidate, Stanford University

Prof. Heung-No Lee Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Gwangju Inst. of Science and Technology

Dr. Hyeon-Dae Rha Senior Researcher, Korea Policy Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, KAIST

Yuta Takanashi Deputy Director for Fintech and Innovation, Financial Services Agency (Japan’s Financial Regulator); MBA, Stanford Business School

Prof. Shigeichiro Yamasaki Professor, Information and Computer Science, Kindai University

Moderator: Dr. Kalenzi Cornelius Post-Doc Researcher, Korea Policy Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, KAIST

  • Questions and Comments — 5:00 - 5:10 PM


  • Networking — 5:10 - 6:00 PM

With recognition of our area-based Sponsors:


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