JUne 1st, 2020- June 29th, 2020


How can we- collectors, gallerists, museums, art fair directors, curators, artists and arts professional-adapt and innovate in this time of rapid change?

Art + Fintech 2.0 will offer an unprecedented stage where more than 40 global art market and tech leaders who are shaping the art ecosystem today will uncover, examine and debate on the impact of the new age of digital disruption and innovation that has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Join us from June 1st to June 29th, 2020 for 14 thought-provoking panels, keynotes, conversations and fire-side chats. drawing on the pressing issues around the online art trade, new media art and blockchain.

The $150 registration fee covers access to all sessions and subsequent video archives that are only available to delegates. No discount is given for single or reduced session access.


Talking online art trade: The Millennial Generation

How can Art Businesses tweak their Strategies to appeal to the Next Generation Collectors?
MONDAY I June 1 I 2020
1400 - 1630 UTC
Art & Technology : Digitization and Virtualization of the Art Market

(Opening Keynote) Adriano Picinati Di Torcello, Director- Global Art & Finance Coordinator, Deloitte

Globalisation & Democratisation of the art market: the growth of the online art trade
1415-1430 UTC

(Keynote) Robert Read, Head of Fine Art & Private Client, Hiscox

The Millenial Generation: How are Young Collectors Driving the Online Art Marketplace?
1430-1600 UTC

Top Left: Astrid Hill, President & Founder, Monticule Art Advisory; Magnus Resch, Founder, Magnus App; and Pari Ehsan, Founder & Creative Director @PariDust

Bottom Left: (Moderator) Anders Petterson, Founder, ArtTactic; Eugenio Re Rebaudengo, Founder ARTUNER; Maria Baibakova, Founder and Director, Baibakova Art Projects

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TALKing collecting: New media art

How to Exhibit, Collect and Preserve New Media Artworks?
MONDAY I june 8 I 2020
1400 - 1530 UTC
Collecting in the Digital Age: Building a New Media Art Collection and Challenges for Preserving and Exhibiting
1400-1530 UTC

Top Left: Sabine Himmelsbach, Director HeK; and Anita Zabludowicz, Founder, Zabludowicz Collection

Bottom Left: (Moderator) Brian Droitcour, Associate Editor and Online Editor Art In America, AIA The Program Art & Technology and Anne and Michael Spalter, Co-Founders The Anne + Michael Spalter Digital Art Collection

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What is the difference between 2D, 3D AR and virtual reality?
Friday I June 12 I 2020
1600-1800 UTC
The Uphill Battle: Will Borderless Reality Finally Go Mainstream?
1400-1530 UTC
Transcending Perception: The Rise of Virtual Landscapes 360 VS VR
1600-1730 UTC
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talking transparency: Blockchain technology

The art market, global economy and information transparency
monday I June 15 I 2020
1400-1530 UTC
A New Force in Identification: How can AIS help Digital Integration and Establish Greater Data Trust?
1400-1530 UTC

Top Left: Annika Erikson, Founder & CEO Articheck, Niko Kipouros, Founder & CEO 4ARTechnologies and Bernadine Brocker, Co-Founder & CEO Vastari

Bottom Left: (Moderator) Marianne Magnin, Managing Director  Arteïa UK and Chair Art Identification Standard (AIS); Serena Tabacchi, Founder & Director MoCDA; and Nanne Dekking, Founder & CEO Artory and Chairman of the Board TEFAF,

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talking DIGITAL Assets: NFT on the ethereum blockchain

Will 2020 be the year for crypto art, NFTs & blockchain-Powered VR Realm?
Friday I June 19 I 2020
1400-1730 UTC
The Decentralized Future: A New Art Economy Powered by Ethereum Blockchain Infrastrucuture
1400-1430 UTC

In-Conversation with Joseph Lubin, Founder Consensys & Co-Founder Ethereum hosted by Georgina Adam, Journalist & Author

Art & Blockchain nft report: market capitalization of the nft economy for art
1445-1500 UTC

In-Conversation with Gauthier Zuppinger, Co-Founder & COO, NonFungible.com hosted by Jason Bailey, Founder, Artnome

Evolution of Blockchain Collectibles: Pushing New Frontiers for Digital Art through NFTs
1500-1630 UTC

Top Left: John Crain, Co-Founder & CEO SuperRare; Alex Atallah, Co-Founder & CTO OpenSea; and Judy Mam, Co-Founder dada.art

Bottom Left: (Moderator) Jason Bailey, Founder Artnome; Devin Finzer, Co-Founder & CEO OpenSea and; Duncan and Griffin Cock Foster, Co-Founders Nifty Gateway

Crypto Art & Vr: Tokenization via Blockchain VR-Powered Realm
1700-1730 UTC

Top: Nate Geier, CEO Mintbase;

Bottom Left: (Moderator) Jason Bailey, Founder Artnome;  and Ben Nolan, Founder, Cryptovoxels

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talking blockchain: promiseS vs pitfalls

will digitization help push blockchain adoption mainstream?
monday I June 22 I 2020
1400-1530 UTC
The blue chip art market on the blockchain: can blockchain offer the art world ecosystem a "white glove solution" and achieve maturity?
1400-1530 UTC

Top Left: Johann Koenig, Founder, Koenig Galerie; and Christina Steinbrecher-Pfandt, Co-Founder Blockchain.art

Bottom Left: Adam Lindemann, Investor, Collector & Founder, Venus Over Manhattan; and Alfred Weidinger, New Scientific Director, Upper Austrian State Museum

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How can Blockchain cultivate a new generation of art Patrons?
Monday I June 26 I 2020
1400-1530 UTC
Arts Patronage via the blockchain Ledger: public key/ Private Key
1400-1530 UTC

Top Left: Christiane Paul, Chief Curator Sheila C. Johnson Design Center and Adjunct Curator of Digital Art, Whitney Museum of American Art; and Aaron Wright, Founder, OpenLaw, Consensys

Bottom: Jennifer and Kevin McCoy, Multimedia Artists

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TALKING SUSTAINABILITY: digitization for the art market

what is the art world's future beyond COVID-19?
monday I june 29 I 2020
1400-1530 UTC
Crisis VS Opportunity: Is Digitization the Answer to a Sutainable Art Ecosystem?

Bottom: Sophie Neuendorf, VP Strategic Partnerships, Artnet

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