Location: Jumeirah Emirates Towers

Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai


6.00 pm – 6.15 pm Registration

6:15 pm – Presentation by Suzanna Kalendzhian – The basics of Smart contracts.

6.30 pm – Presentation by Samer Mahfouz – The Technology Behind Smart Contracts

6:45pm – Presentation by Carlo Marmo – Smart Contracts – Limitations and applications

7.00 pm – Panel discussion with Suzanna Kalendzhian, Dimitrios Vourakis and Samer Mahfouz

7.45 pm – Q&A

8:00 pm – Snacks and Networking

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Speakers & Panel:

Suzanna Kalendzhian is a layer by formation. Suzanna brought the concept of an online Suzanna Kalendzhianmarketplace to the legal services market for the first time in the middle east region, connecting Middle Eastern lawyers with consumers across the region and around the world.


Dimitrios Vourakis is a layer by formation, graduated from King’s College Dimitrios VourakisLondon and London Business School. He is the managing director of a firm researching and developing new technologies that shape innovation in finance and law.

Carlo Marmo and Dimitrios Vourakis are co-founders of Curiositas. Curiositas is a UAE based innovation firm researching and developing new technologies that shape finance, law and public policy.

Samer Mahfouz is in charge of Market Development – Applied Innovation at Thomson Reuters. Samer MahfouzSamer graduated from McGill University and is a CFA Charterholder.