Exploring the links between the creative industries and Blockchain; this special event hosted by the Creative Industries Federation and JAAK, will be comprised of curious and lively discussion around the technology that has the potential to revolutionise the way the creative industries earn revenue from their IP.

The session will be moderated by Cliff Fluet, Partner in the Media, Brands & Technology team at Lewis Silkin LLP, specialising in Digital Media & Branded Entertainment for converging businesses.

This intimate panel, including a cherry-picked selection of experts from the worlds of music, film and gaming, will discuss how Blockchain is currently being utilised by creative organisations, and will debate where and how the technology will benefit different sectors in the future, with each panellist being able to provide a unique insight to how it works for them and their business.

The Panel:

Anita O Donnell - Director - Media Minds

Gee Davy - Head of Legal & Business Affairs at the Association of Independent Music

Benny Giang - Founder - CryptoKitties

Vaughn McKenzie-Landell - CEO & Co Founder - JAAK

The panel discussion will be followed by an open Q&A section for audience members to ask any burning questions, challenge opinion and debate one of the most exciting innovations of our present time, plus the opportunity to network and mingle with other guests and the speakers at networking drinks.

  • 18:30 - 19:00 - Registration and Drinks
  • 19:00 - 19:05 - Introduction by Vaughn
  • 19:05 - 19:45 - Discussion
  • 19:45 - 20:00 - Q&A
  • 20:00 - 20:30 - Networking Drinks

Spaces are limited, so book your seat now