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India will be at the epicentre of the blockchain revolution with a host of networking, and partnership opportunities.



Reputed and established players will be attending the pitching and presentation in front of experienced Investors, Venture Capitalists and Fund Managers.



A Private Event organised with the sole purpose of promoting, facilitating and executing investments with reputed Blockchain Projects and DApp Startups.



Fall in the limelight and be a talk of the town by getting featured on the top media platforms covering the event Live from the Venue.


Giovanni Casagrande

ICO STO Advisor, ICOBench Expert, Crypto Fundraising

Tim Draper

Founder -Draper Associates/DFJ/Draper University

Simon Cocking

Editor in Chief at Irish Tech News & Cryptocoin.News

J A Chowdary

Special Chief Secretary & IT Advisor to the Chief Minister - Govt. of AP

Sally Eaves

Official Member - Forbes Technology Council

Dr. Dhiren Patel

Director -VJTI Mumbai

Nick Plante

Director, Developer, and Venture Partner at @dlabvc

Niki Ariyasinghe

Partnerships at R3

Cathy Guo

Co-founder, - Dunya Labs

Matyas Zaborszky

Author,member the board of PGA Hungary

Abhishek Kishore Gupta

Partner, KPMG India

Utsav Somani

Partner - AngelList

Dean McClelland

Founder/CEO -TontineTrust

Juergen Hoebarth

Managing Director, Founder Tokenization.limited & Head of Investment IFF (icoinvestmentfund.com)

Michael Noel

Certified Blockchain Professional, Co-Founder and CEO Blockchain Consultants, Facilitator Blockchain Weekly, Storecoin

Michael Kapilkov

MD -mmviii Digital Assets Group, Startup Adviser, Speaker

Julien Bouteloup

Founder, CEO -Flyingcarpet

Raj Phani

Founder & Chief Strategy Officer -ZAGG Protocol

Daniel Steeves

Strategy & Tactics, Solutions, Advisory

Vishal Gupta

Speaker, Founder -Diro Labs

Giacomo Arcaro

ICO Advisor, ICO Bench Expert


About DIRO

Diro has developed a fully decentralized & reliable global identity platform. Our platform has very strong anti-fraud & anti-impersonation procedures built-into it that can completely prevent fraud or stolen or fake identities.


Q. When and where is it on?

We are looking forward to hosting our first and foremost Investor Edition Event under the banner of BTC Wires as WIRE SUMMIT 2018. The Event hosted at one of the Prominent Locations in the Capital City of India - New Delhi is expected to attract a lot of blockchain enthusiasts, experts, influencers, investors owing to its strategic location and government organisations.

The event scheduled for December 2, 2018, will commence at 0900HRS IST.

Q. How many years has it been going?

As discussed earlier, this is our first event, and we have brought together a team of experienced members from all walks of the industry to make this summit at par with industry expectations.
Also, we are hosting a private event with a guest list limited to only reputed and investing members of the Startup Community.

Q. What was the inspiration to start it?

BTCWIRES as a media house have been invited world over by various Organisations and Companies to be a part of their Business Conferences and Blockchain Summits. Hence, it was only natural for us to make a transition over the same, concerning the opportunity and connect in the industry already achieved.

We have found ourselves to be in a better position to facilitate and Promote Blockchain Investments over time with the experience gained.

Q. What exciting things can people look forward to at WIRESUMMIT 2018?

A particular process devised for participation in the event enables both startups and investors to be shortlisted before the Summit-based upon their Value proposition and Investment portfolio respectively.

It will save a lot of time for the parties involved in conducting due diligence, verification and validation of the Proof of Concept. The particular idea was to maintain a high conversion ratio and successful closures.

Q. What opportunities are on offer for those attending?

We will be introducing the startups and companies to experienced Investors, Venture Capitalists and Funds hand picked by our team and ready to explore opportunities in Blockchain and Crypto Segment. In fact, the closed nature will enable an active network among attendees.

Q. What tips would you give to people attending to get the most out of it?

We are actively looking to connect the participating companies and investors before the event. To help reach a final deal at the day of the Summit itself.

Q. How can people book tickets / when does it usually sell out?

Unfortunately, the format of the event is limited and reserved only to select members and handpicked by the organising committee on a case to case basis. However, you can always request an invite and enrol for participation using the below link.


Start-Date End-Date
09:00 AM
Registrations Open
09:30 AM
Opening Ceremony
10:00 AM
Introduction to BTC Wires hosted Wire Summit 2018 by Jatin Madhra, BTC Wires
10:15 AM
"Blockchain: Path to Mass Adoption" by Cathy Guo, Co Founder, Dunya Labs (India) Pvt Ltd
10:30 AM
"Government Initatives in Blockchain and the Role of Andhra Pradesh Government" by J A Chowdhury Special Chief Secretary & IT Advisor to the Chief Minister - Govt. of AP
10:45 AM
"Introduction to Blockchain Integrated Exponential Node Technology" by Soneshwar Singh, CTO, Bient Technologies
Q & A
11:00 AM
Panelist : Abhishek Kishore Gupta from KPMG with Blockchain Experts Giacomo Arcaro and Giovanni Casagrande on "A Decentralised Future"
Abhishek Kishore Gupta
Giacomo Arcaro
Giovanni Casagrande
11:30 AM
"Blockchain beyond Cryptocurrencies" by Dr. Dhiren Patel, Director, Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai
11:45 AM
"An Overview into Investment Promotion, Facilitation and Execution in Blockchain" by Vinay Nair, Managing Partner, Nair Ventures LLP
12:00 PM
"The Power of Blockchain for the Enterprise Sector" by Niki Ariyasinghe, Partnerships at R3
12:30 PM
Panel Discussion with Investors Utsav Somani, Mohak Agarwal by Daniel Steeves on "Investments In Blockchain"
Daniel Steeves
Utsav Somani
Mohak Agarwal
1:00 PM
Lunch Break
2:15 PM
Introduction to ELAD by Anubhav Pundir, Official Representative of Elad Tech Ltd
Q & A
2:30 PM
"Regulatory Framework for Blockchain in India" by Varun Sethi, Founder, Blockchain Lawyer
2:45 PM
Introduction to Dunya Labs by Sanjana Maddi, Founding Team, Dunya Labs (India) Pvt Ltd
Q & A
3:00 PM
Giacomo Arcaro & Giovanni Casagrande on "Marketing & Tokenisation"
3:15 PM
"Blockchain Marketing done the right way" by Raghav Sawhney, CMO, Blockchain PR Buzz
3:30 PM
Exclusive Keynote by Simon Cocking, Editor-In-Chief Irish Tech News
3:45 PM
"The Future of Decentralisation" by Abhishek Kishore Gupta, Partner, KPMG India
4:00 PM
Introduction to dGram by Daniel Steeves, Chief Strategy Officer, dGram GmbH
Q & A
4:15 PM
Tim Draper comes Exclusive on an Audiovisual to discuss "Bitcoin, Blockchain & Decentralised Economy"
4:30 PM
Introduction to Farm2Kitchen Blockchain for food safety and food security by Anand Dholi, Technology Evangelist, Farm2Kitchen Foods Pvt Ltd
Q & A
4:45 PM
"Mining opportunities in Todays Market" by Ray Wong, Co-Founder, LuTech
5:00 PM
Coffee Break
5:15 PM
Introduction to Diro by Vishal Gupta, Founder, Diro Labs
Q & A
5:30 PM
Panel Discussion with Experts Anshul Dhir, Opinder Preet Singh and Ankitt Gaur by Varun Sethi on "Blockchain Regulations in India"
Varun Sethi
Anshul Dhir
Opinder Preet Singh
Ankit Gaur
5:45 PM
Introduction to Intrachain by Arne Reimann CEO/ Managing Director, Intrachain
Q & A
6:00 PM
Closing Ceremony
09:00 AM
06:00 PM