Global Blockchain Summit 2022 Agenda

Regulation & Compliance: Republic Act No. 11453 | Metaverse | NFT | Web 3.0 | DeFi + FinTech | Digital Nation

Decentralized Digital Technology by building & enabling reforms on the digital economy foundation. Equipping human capital with regulations, tech & edu skills, and mitigating risks, as innovation roadmap to realize the greatest value of a & "digital economy, digital entrepreneurship & e-governance". Linking together the government units, academia, & the private sectors in shaping smarter, more inclusive, competitive and resilient digital economy across the Philippine archipelago, Asia & beyond.


8:00 - 9:30 AM

       - PUP Banda Kawayan Cultural Presentation
       - GBS Video Presentation

9:30 - 9:45 AM

Opening / Preliminaries
       - Philippine National Anthem
       - Opening Prayer

9:45 - 10:00 AM

Welcome Message

Hon. Gov. Jose Enrique Garcia III

Provincial Governor of Bataan

10:00 - 10:20 AM

Message of Gratitude

Cong. Maria Angela Garcia

District Representative of 3rd District of Bataan

10:20 - 10:40 AM

Message of Support to the Industry and DICT Initiatives for the Web3.0 Industry

USec. Jocelle Batapa-Sigue

Undersecretary for ICT Industry Development, DICT

10:40 - 10:50 AM

[VIDEO MESSAGE] Congratulatory Message from the Office of the Vice President of the Philippines

Hon. Sara Vicente Zimmerman Duterte-Carpio

Vice President, Republic of the Philippines

10:50 - 11:10 AM

Looking Forward: The Philippines as the next Blockchain & Web3.0 Hub

Kenneth Stern

General Manager, Binance Philippines

11:10 - 11:40 AM

AFAB - The Offshore Blockchain Fintech Solutions (OBFTS) Group presents AFAB's Offshore Digital Asset License (ODAL) and Bataan Blockchain-Enabled Society

Engr. Emmanuel Pineda

Administrator, Authority of
the Freeport Area of Bataan

Emmanuel Samson

Founder & CEO, Impero Group

11:40 - 12:00 PM

Recent Fintech Initiatives on Blockchain and Blockchain Implementations for Regulators

Dir. Oliver C. Chato

Director, Information and Communication Technology Department - Securities and Exchange Commission

12:00 - 1:00 PM


1:00 - 1:30 PM

Decentralized Finance General Objectives and Fundamentals

Erick Bustos

Co-Founder / President, Impero Group (Canada)

1:30 - 2:15 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Talent-readiness for a Web3.0-enabled Philippines


Emerson Fonseca

CEO, NEM Philippines

Christian Blanquera

CTO, Shoppable Business

Kristian Quirapas

Co-Founder, Web3 Philippines

Angeline Viray

CEO, TalentHero

2:15 - 2:35 PM

End-to-end Integrated Financial Services: Maya

Alvin Wong

Head of Invest, Maya

2:35 - 3:10 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Bringing Digital Asset adoption to the masses


Myrtle Ramos

CEO - Block Tides

Alvin Wong

Head of Invest, Maya

Eprom Galang

Managing Director,

Kenneth Stern

General Manager, Binance Philippines

3:10 - 3:30 PM

Social Entrepreneur

Jonathan Lizarondo

CEO, Surge Mobile Access Inc.

3:30 - 4:15 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Countryside Web 3.0 Ecosystems


Gail Cruz-Macapagal

Head of Women in Blockchain

Bill Hill

VP of Pouch Lightning Wallet, (Boracay)

Carl Andre Bongalos

Chief Marketing Officer, SparkPoint Technologies Inc. (Bicol)

4:15 - 5:00 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Why Education is the Key in the Mass Uptake of Blockchain Technology


Claire Celdran

Producer, CoinGeek

Jiro Reyes

CEO, Bitskwela

Melissa Mesias

CEO, SparkLearn EdTech

Asec. Jeffrey Dy

Assistant Secretary of Upskilling, DICT

5:00 - 5:15 PM

Nekoin Protocal (Tokenization)

Francis Jimenez

CEO, Acceptar Group

5:15 PM- 5:30 PM

Qamon: An On-chain Secure Email System / Potential Use Case to Benefit the Public Sector

Moon Young Lee

Board Member, Everscale Foundation (Korea)

5:30 PM- 5:45 PM

COVID-19 & The Strategic business value of Blockchain to Major industries: Supply Chain & Logistics, Global Shipping, Healthcare, Media, & Telcom. How SMBs are Embracing Digitalization for Business Resilience.

Kenneth James Berey

CEO & Founder, Blockchain Network Philippines

5:45 PM- 6:00 PM

Closing Message

Bryan Joseph A. Banzon

President, Bataan ICT Development Council, Inc.

6:00 - 6:30 PM

Networking / Exhibits / Raffle

6:30 PM

Governor’s Night / Dinner at The Bunker

8:00 - 9:00 AM


9:00 - 9:10 AM

Opening / Preliminaries

9:40 - 10:00 AM

Welome Remarks

Hon. Cong. Albert S. Garcia

District Representative of 2nd District of Bataan

10:00 - 10:20 AM

Welcome Keynote

Sec. Ivan John Uy

Secretary, Department of Information and Communication Technology

10:20 - 10:40 AM

Philippines: Leading the Way in Digital Assets

Eprom Galang

Managing Director,

10:40 - 11:10 AM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Local Blockchain Solutions


Claire Celdran

Producer, CoinGeek

Jeffrey Reyes

CEO, Twala

Ralph Acabado

COO, Tetrix

Charles Inducil

Co-Founder, Acceptar Group

Janice Arino


11:10 - 11:30 AM

Blockchain Technology for e-Governance

David Balamon

Highly Technical Consultant at the Office of the Undersecretary for e-Government, Department of Information and Communications Technology

11:30 - 11:50 PM

Opportunities in the New Economy

Emerson Fonseca

Chief Executive Officer, NEM Philippines

11:50 - 12:10 PM

AFAB's Pioneer Offshore Digital Asset Licensee; Relevance and Value of Regulation

Hiroshi Okagawa

CEO, Golden Circle Singapore Pte Ltd.
License No.: OBFTSL-002 (AFAB's Pioneer ODAL)

12:10 - 12:20 PM

The Importance of a Science-backed L1 Blockchain with Built-in KYC and Compliance

Maria Eisner Pelch

Senior Manager at Concordium (Denmark)

12:20 - 1:20 PM


1:20 - 2:05 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Women in Blockchain - Closing the Blockchain Gender Gap


Gail Macapagal-Cruz

Head of Women in Blockchain

Chezka Gonzales

Founder, Women of Substance NFT

Kat Gonzalez

Head of Operations, YGG Pilipinas

Claire Celdran

Producer, CoinGeek

2:05 - 2:25 PM

How the Blockchain can transform the Art Industry

Paul Soliman

CEO, BayaniChain x Likha

2:25 - 2:55 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: Revolutionizing Art and digital asset ownership through NFTs


Christopher Star

Marketing & Community Director, Green Token

Oscar Tan-Abing Jr

CEO, AnoToys Collectiverse

Khat De Guzman

Co-Founder and COO, FilipinasNFT

Raph Sevilla

COO, BayaniChain x Likha

Sheree Gotuaco


2:55 - 3:15 PM

Real Web3 Use Cases and Regulatory Changes

James Scott

Co-Founder, Faculty Group (Australia)

3:15 - 3:45 PM

How Play2Earn accelerated Web3.0 adoption on the Philippines

Luis Buenaventura

Country Director, Yield Guild Games

3:45 - 4:15 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION: What's next after Play2Earn - X2Earn and the Metaverse


Luis Buenaventura

Country Director, YGG Pilipinas

Eli Rabadon

Chief Technology Officer, Ark of Dreams

Angeline Viray

CEO, TalentHero

Ismael Jerusalem

CEO and Founder of OWNLY

4:15 - 4:35 PM

CBDC - a primer and discussion of blockchain's role

Gareth Roberts

Product Manager, NChain

4:35 - 4:55 PM

Creating private, permissioned ledgers on the Public Blockchain

Brendan Lee

Elas Digital, Founder

4:55 - 5:15 PM


Young Kwan Cho

Representative/Founder, Challenge Coin

5:15 - 5:35 PM

Closing Message: Call to Action

USec. Jocelle Batapa-Sigue

Undersecretary for ICT Industry Development

Emmanuel Pineda

Administrator, Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan

5:35 - 5:45 PM