18:30 - Doors opening / Apero
19:00 - Art Provenance and the Blockchain (Masha McConaghy)
19:45 - Art & Finance: technology innovation as an enabler (Miguel Neumann)
20:30 - Apero
21:30 - End of the event
About the Speakers:
Masha McConaghy is a curator and co-founder of ascribe (Blockchain-based Digital Copyrighting). She has a PhD in Arts from Pantheon-Sorbonne University, Paris, and a Museology Degree from Louvre School, Paris. She has organized exhibitions throughout the world, including Paris, Berlin, and Vancouver. She has worked with curators at the Louvre Museum, Paris, and directed a commercial gallery in Vancouver. She co-founded ascribe to address the issue "how do you collect digital art?" She and her team of art experts work with artists, galleries, museums, marketplaces and cultural institutions throughout the world to improve provenance and visibility of new media art
Miguel Neumann is one of DXMarkets co-founders and the company Chief Operations Office. He counts with over 15 years of experience working in large-scale transactional platforms for first-class investment banks, and 8 years engaged in Fine Arts with several exhibitions and successful sales. Miguel is a certified project manager, a trading enthusiast, and holds an MBA from Durham University.