AFT'22 Program

Days/times subject to change. Last update Sept. 8, 2022

Monday, Sept 19, 2022

9:00 am: Welcome + Breakfast/Coffee

10:00 am: Session A

Session Chair: Maurice Herlihy

11:00 am: 10' break

11:10 am: Decentralized Research Panel [Panel]

12:10 pm: Lunch

1:15 pm: Keynote (Seny Kamara, Brown University; MongoDB)

1:45 pm: Lightning Talks

2:15 pm: Announcements

2:30 pm: Student Paths into Blockchain [Panel]

3:30 pm: Session B

Session Chair: Ranier Böhme

Tuesday, Sept 20, 2022

9:00 am: Opening + Breakfast/Coffee

10:15 am: Session C

Session Chair: Joachim Neu

11:45 pm: OpenCBDC Workshop

12:10 pm: Lunch

1:00 pm: Session D

Session Chair: Rida Bazzi

2:20 pm: 10'Break

2:30 pm: Announcements

3:00 pm: Blockchain Law, Policy, and Regulation

4:00pm: Keynote (Tim Beiko, Ethereum Foundation)

6:30 pm: AFT '22 Banquet@ Algorand Headquarters (Sponsored by Algorand)

Special Guest: Algorand Founder Silvio Micali

399 Boylston Street, Boston, MA


Wednesday, Sept 21, 2022

9:00 am: Welcome + Breakfast/Coffee

10:00 am: Session E

11:30 am: Keynote (Tim Roughgarden, A16Z; Columbia University)

12:00 pm: Lunch

1:00 pm: Session F

2:20 pm: 10' break

2:30 pm: Privacy in FinTech [Panel]

3:30 pm: Central Bank Digital Currencies [Panel]

4:30 pm: Environmental Impacts of Cryptocurrencies [Panel]


We are grateful for the generous support of AFT'22 sponsors:

Dinner Reception (Banquet) Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Conference Sponsors