Introducing Inside Fintech Conference & Expo

Inside Fintech Conference & Expo explores Fintech 3.0, including Blockchain technology and other decentralized solutions for financial processes, and its impact on the global financial ecosystem. Hear from the finance industry’s most forward thinking individuals as they seek to leverage advances in technology to improve payments, investment strategies, mobile banking, navigate the world of regulation, and more. We’ll explore a unique chemistry between Fintech entrepreneurs, investors, bankers, and governments across Asia and the rest of the world.

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Conference Chair

Iliana Oris Valiente, CPA, CA, CBP (Certified Bitcoin Professional) is widely credited for being a trailblazer in the blockchain space, having been among the first to recognize the tremendous impact of this traditionally “hacker” technology on the enterprise world. Her focus has been on exponential technology, entrepreneurship and bridging the gap between the corporate world and the start-up communities. Iliana is currently a Managing Director at Accenture, responsible for building out their blockchain practice with global scope. Additionally, Iliana is the founder and chair of the Board at ColliderX, a non-profit social venture and the world’s first open source R&D hub for blockchain and related technologies. Previously, Iliana was the catalyst in getting Deloitte actively involved with all things blockchain, and founded the Rubix by Deloitte Blockchain practice in 2014. Iliana has experience providing advisory services and has overseen projects to conceptualize and prototype proof-of-concepts related to the impact of blockchain technology across industries, with a focus on FSI, Healthcare and the Public Sector. Iliana has strong views on how the network effects of this technology will impact multiple industry verticals, and how it will radically change status quo business models. Iliana is a sought after speaker, having presented at a number of North American and European conferences and events.

Platinum Sponsors

The Jibrel Network provides traditional financial assets, such as currencies, bonds, commodities and securities, as standard ERC20 tokens on the ethereum blockchain. Jibrel AG is registered in Zug, Switzerland. In the longer-term, the Jibrel Network aims to fully automate and decentralize consumer banking. The Jibrel Network allows anyone to tokenize traditional real-world assets. Jibrel provides users with Crypto Depository Receipts (CryDRs) - the next generation of decentralized ‘smart tokens’ that are embedded with real-world rules and regulations. Investors can tokenize cash and money market instruments into CryDRs and sell them on-chain, benefiting from on-chain/ off-chain arbitrage. Jibrel facilitates institutional grade liquidity to flow into the crypto-economy in the form of cash and money market backed tokens, allowing decentralized autonomous organizations and funds to diversify their crypto-holdings into more stable assets.

Stellar is an internet-level protocol for payments. With the Stellar network money moves cheaply, securely and instantly between the world’s financial institutions and payment providers. Stellar's distributed ledger provides an instant clearing and settlement platform for cross-border, domestic and digital asset transactions, with liquidity control features and complete fund traceability. Stellar is enabling low-cost, high access and seamless multi-asset transactions, everywhere.


CoinPay is a leading technology company aiming to build a seamless digital currency payment platform together with a loyalty reward program powered by blockchain technology. It introduces the world first Smart Payment Solution which enables merchant to accept multiple digital currencies from their customer and get paid in a simple secure and low cost way. The up-coming CoinPay Reward Program will be the world most innovative loyalty program that breaks the barriers of different brands, currencies and countries. Customer will receive real shopping benefits in digital currency which they can use within the CoinPay merchant network and sell on the open market.


Founded in 2000, AsiaPay, a premier electronic payment solution and technology vendor and payment service provider, strives to bring advanced, secure, integrated and cost-effective electronic payment processing solutions and services to banks, corporate and e-Businesses in the worldwide market, covering international credit card, China UnionPay (CUP) card, debit card and other prepaid card payments.

AsiaPay is an accredited payment processor and payment gateway solution vendor for banks, certified IPSP for merchants, certified international 3-D Secure vendor for Visa, MasterCard, American Express and JCB. AsiaPay offers its variety of award-winning payment solutions that are multi-currency, multi-lingual, multi-card and multi-channel, together with its advanced fraud detection and management solutions.

Headquartered in Hong Kong, AsiaPay offers its professional e-Payment solution consultancy and quality local service support across its other 14 offices in Asia including: Australia ,Thailand, Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Mainland China, Taiwan, Vietnam,Indonesia and India. For more information, please visit and

"Bitsymbol" is the world's first professional coin maker to commemorate the world's first cryptocurrency, which was established in 2014 to commemorate all cryptocurrency and make large commemorative coins. Beginning with Bitcoin, the first symbol of decentralized cryptocurrency, Bitsymbol makes and sells various accessories such as Bitcoin coinage, Bitcoin cash, Ethereum, Bitcoin pendant. The common commemorative coin is 30 to 40mm, but the Bitcoin commemorative coin made by Bitsymbol is "the world's first" with a palm-sized diameter of 70mm and a thickness of 4.0mm. It can be placed and appreciated used with "transparent acrylic pedestal". You can put various characters on the transparent pedestal so you can promote it with Bitcoin by putting company name, group name, event name, etc. In addition, for the collection value of all those who hold a commemorative coin, the large coinage and large symbol coin will be issued with the year of issue and the issue number in limited sales of 21,000 each. Currently, large commemorative coinage of Bitcoin as a collection of coin for users and Bitcoin stores is widely used for promotional purposes of companies.

Blockin is a global online platform that allows you to have access to the most innovative blockchain-based crypto currency technologies and applications. Blockin demonstrates what blockchain technology should be and how the technology will transform your lives. The platform gives you the power to gain the most out of crypto assets and leads you towards the future shaped by the blockchain technology.

BrilliantTS has been developing and successfully launching the most attractive payment methods and has developed a FUZE Card that can be used conveniently by putting a large number of cards such as credit cards, check cards and membership cards in one sheet. And now we are developing FUZE X, a Multi Crypto payment solution, to use encrypted currency that is beyond credit card and check card so that we can use encrypted currency that was used only as a means of investment in the real world. In addition, by creating your own wallet on the block chain, we want to build a platform that manages the safest assets in the world, as well as flexible and reasonable transactions that have not seen in conventional traditional financing.

NEM is an open source blockchain project that first started in February, 2014. A project that was developed from the ground up using Java, it is undergoing a second iteration in order to enhance its performance. The NEM blockchain solution is a peer-to-peer platform technology that comes in 2 flavours, i.e., the private chain (Mijin) and the public chain. NEM platform technology is designed to work with mainstream industry requirements, and as a highly versatile solution, it is well suited for the financial industry as well as for general use. NEM’s enhanced features give rise to a holistic solution not found in most blockchains. These include a multi-ledger solution for management of multiple assets and multi-signatory of transactions. One of the more creative applications of the NEM blockchain technology is the Apostille solution where documents can be notarised and subsequently updated and transacted from one owner to another. As a financial blockchain solution, NEM finds its use in payment, clearing, and settlement in a totally controlled private environment that meets with the requirements of most regulatory frameworks.

We are the first and largest mining company in Korea to mine Bitcoin and AltCoin, we have operated 14 mining factories nationwide. Based on this, we will provide mining customers and ordinary people with exchange and trading needs operating a Bitcoin exchange.

VD Korea is specialized in China e-commerce platform operating service, China big data marketing and fintech, and provides various differentiated service with local working group. In addition, the global integration (WeChatPay, Alipay, UnionPay) payment service 'VDPay' will be in service in Russia in February 2018. * Main business areas ▷ online distribution in China market, ▷ online big data marketing field, ▷ Global mobile payment (fintech) field, ▷ O2O Cross-Border Trading O2O field

Whykeykey Inc. is established by PKI, IoT security experts to suggest the new security paradigm of hyperconnected era when everything(human, thing, space, data, etc) is connected. [Mission] PKI based authentication and security solution development

Security research for hyperconnected era when everything is connected [Vision] We should be a global leader of PKI application solution/service/platform.

Wirex is a global leader in blockchain personal finance, with 800k+ customers in 130+ countries.

By combining the benefits of blockchain with traditional payment infrastructure, Wirex services include cryptocurrency digital wallets, currency exchange, virtual and plastic debit cards, instant local and international money transfer.

With a fast-growing team of 70+ globally distributed staff with offices in London, Tokyo (Japan),  Kiev (Ukraine), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), and Cartagena (Colombia), Wirex is quickly becoming a global brand.

Official News Release Distribution Partner

PR Newswire (, a Cision company, is the premier global provider of news release distribution and multimedia platforms that enable marketers, corporate communicators, public relations practitioners and investor relations professionals to leverage content to engage with all their key audiences. Having pioneered the commercial news distribution industry in 1954, PR Newswire today provides end-to-end solutions to produce, distribute, target and measure text and multimedia content across traditional, digital, mobile and social channels. Combining the world's largest multi-channel content distribution and optimization network with comprehensive workflow tools and platforms, PR Newswire powers the stories of organizations around the world. PR Newswire serves tens of thousands of clients from offices in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific regions.

Media Partners

The BayPay Forum, a Silicon Valley-based international network composed of over 12,000 payment and commerce executives, entrepreneurs and investors from thousands of different companies, serves as a forum to connect members in identifying and understanding the emerging trends and innovations in the industry.

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Inside Bitcoins provides in depth, objective coverage of cryptocurrencies. With correspondents around the world and on the ground in leading financial centers, you can depend on late-breaking news and exclusive insight into the emerging Bitcoin economy. Intelligent reporting stripped of hype and jargon, Inside Bitcoins is your go-to-first digital currency authority.

Biztribune (biztribune) is the daily economic media supporting the sustainable growth of the Korean economy. We will keep the fundamental principles of journalism: △ confirmation of facts △ setting agendas △ criticism and presentation of alternatives △ fairness △ compliance with the Constitution. ■ Purpose of the publication. Biztribune was launched in December 2013 as the first digital economy internet news media in Korea to be the first 'high tech finance' in Korea to contribute to the healthy growth of the Korean economy and the strengthening of international competitiveness through the fusion of high-tech and high-tech industries. .

Distributed provides professionals with the intelligence, support and expertise they need to understand the far-reaching impacts of blockchain technology. We explore the business cases, technical considerations, regulatory approaches and projects that will shape the future of industry. Our global team combines critical information with authoritative insight, bringing you closer to the people, projects and perspectives behind this digital revolution.

Distributed is published by BTC Media, which also publishes Bitcoin Magazine and yBitcoin. The Distributed Ledger is the cornerstone of a family of Distributed branded offerings, including a print magazine, a conference series, regular online webinars and periodic research briefings.

ITBizNews is ‘Information Technology (IT)’ online newspaper optimized for engineers, software developers, who design and develop MCU. We are offering practical information for business, covering a wide range of areas including the embedded system, IoT industry, semiconductor and enterprise sector.

The Morning Economic Newspaper is the Internet Economic Daily registered on February 4, 2014, with 'Strong news in industry and Information that goes on with money' I am doing my best to become a part of the economic growth and economic democratization of Korea by walking on the 'right path of the press'. News of the industry's business as an economic newspaper has faithfully conducted the role of a firm, not just a strict supervisor, but also a partner who hesitates to shape the company's growth and development. It is also becoming a medium for delivering useful information to economic activity in capitalist society. Topics covered include economics,industry, finance, real estate, healthcare, travel, PHOTO, Opinian, Opinian, etc.

ONOFFMIX is the largest event business platform in Korea. We are the platform for live experiences that allows people to find and create events for sharing interests, tastes, knowledge, and experiences among people. ONOFFMIX allows event organizers to plan, promote, and sell tickets to events and also enables attendees to find and purchase tickets to these useful contents and cultural activities. We have been carrying our business successfully as a meeting and social gathering platform since 2010. is #1 Blockchain media in Korea. THEblockchain provides real time news on upcoming trends, technology, and people in the Blockchain and Fintech industry in Korea. Through its bespoken conferences, it brings together top industry leaders and decision makers. THEblockchain is published by EconoTimes which is a global non-partisan source of news and intelligence on global economy and financial markets, providing timely, relevant, and critical insights for market professionals and those who want to make informed investment decisions.

The Investor was established in 2016 with two missions: to provide in-depth business news about Korea and creating a healthy investment environment for Korean companies. As South Korea’s only English news service catering specifically to professionals, The Investor offers around-the-clock news on Corporate Korea. We also run the nation’s first and only English-based IR database of promising Korean venture companies looking for investors who can make the commitment. The Investor is a member of media and organic food company Herald Corp. It is a sister firm to The Korea Herald, Korea’s No.1 English daily, and has a global network encompassing over 20 nations via the Asia News Network.

 yBitcoin has been a trusted and educational introductory primer into the world of Bitcoin and the blockchain since 2013.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountants
  • Banks and Financial institutions
  • Bitcoin Entrepreneurs
  • Brick-and-mortar merchants
  • Consultants
  • Credit and loyalty solution providers
  • Crowdfunding platform operators
  • Daily deal and group buying networks
  • Data and payment processors
  • Developers
  • Economists
  • Entrepreneurs and startups
  • Finance pioneers
  • Fintech innovators
  • Founders of early stage and emerging growth companies
  • Fund managers
  • Industry analysts
  • Legal professionals
  • Mobile wallet and mobile commerce providers
  • Online and non bank lenders
  • Online retailers
  • Public policy makers
  • Private equity, corporate, and venture capital investors
  • Regulatory compliance experts
  • Remittance specialists
  • Security solution and risk management providers