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Blockchain Bites – Be part of the “Future of Money” Series

October 25, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm


In association with:

SwissCham Shanghai is delighted to invite you to:


Thursday, October 25, 2018
2018年10月25日 星期四
11:45 – 13:30
@Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai (PUXI)

Dear Members and Friends of SwissCham,

We invite you to an exclusive event with visiting professor Dr. Peter Georg Picht from the University of Zurich who, along with Dr. Wei Cheng of ChainFunder in China, will talk about the latest Sino-Swiss blockchain trends. First, Dr. Picht will shortly outline the latest trends in Switzerland as well as introduce the new Blockchain Center at the University of Zurich. Dr. Cheng will follow with blockchain developments in China, and the latest “Do’s” and “Don’ts”. The introductions will be followed by a dialogue and questions from the audience.

Best regards,

Your SwissCham Team

About the speakers:

Dr. Peter Georg Picht, LL.M. (Yale)
Dr. Peter Georg Picht, LL.M. (Yale) is a professor at University of Zurich and an affiliated research fellow with the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition in Munich. His teaching and writing, as well as his counseling activities focus on international private and procedural law (trust law in particular), intellectual property law, and competition law. After studying law in Munich, he did his PhD at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Munich) and holds an LL.M. degree from Yale Law School. His professional experience also includes work at the EU Commission’s DG for Competition and the noted law firms Allen&Overy and Linklaters.

Dr. Wei (Chris) Cheng
Dr. Wei (Chris) Cheng received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Florida. He is a co-founder of ChainFunder, a top tier blockchain venture capital firm from China, and also a co-founder of the first Bitcoin physical shopping store, Nakamotos’ Store in San Francisco. Previously he was the Head of Btctrip (China), the first bitcoin travel platform. He invested early in IOTA, Quantum Chain, Edgeless, CIVIC and IPFS.

  Moderator: Quentin Reyes, Junior Project Manager for Blockchain Events at swissnex China

Date & Time (日期及时间):
October 25, 2018, 11:45 – 13:30

Program Rundown (活动流程):
11:45 – 12:15 Registration
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 13:30 Dialogue between Dr. Peter Georg Picht and Dr. Wei Cheng, with refreshments

Member: RMB 200/person 会员价
Non-member: RMB 250/person 非会员价

RSVP: Please register by October 24, 2018 请在2018年10月24日前登记

Cancellation of RSVP

In case you need to cancel your attendance to the event, please write an email to:
at least 24 hours prior to the event. Failure to cancel your RSVP timely will require the payment of a
“no show bill” of the full amount stated in this invitation. You can contact Nini Qi by telephone: 021 5368 1237. For third-party events, the event terms and conditions of the event organizer apply.
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Ballroom 2, 3F, Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai (PUXI) 上海浦西四季酒店三楼二号宴会厅
500 Weihai Road , Shanghai 上海市威海路500号


October 25, 2018
11:45 am - 1:30 pm
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