Perm Winter School '19

is about cryptomarkets and digital democracy:
current state and trends in cryptomarkets, solving "the Blockchain scaling trilemma", governance in decentralized projects, self-governance in complex financial systems, the future of insurance

About
PWS'19
  • JANUARY 31 -
  • FEBRUARY 1
  • 10 SESSIONS
  • 1 RISK PARTY
ABOUT US

Perm Winter School is a community of bright students, forward-looking academicians, and innovative industry practitioners in the area of digital financial markets and latest financial technologies. Every winter the school's comprehensive program covers the latest empirical researches, theoretical models, and industry best practices.

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Speakers
Demelza Hays
Demelza Hays
University of Liechtenstein
Demelza Hays
University of Liechtenstein

Artem Duvanov
Artem Duvanov
National Settlement Depository, Moscow Exchange Group
Artem Duvanov
National Settlement Depository, Moscow Exchange Group

Artem Duvanov is an experienced innovation manager, whose visionary leadership and strong execution resulted in recognition of NSD as an innovation trendsetter in the infrastructure industry. The excellent ability to drive ideas and actions around the vision has resulted in successful completion of several PoC and initiating MVPs for new blockchain and crypto-based products and services. His dream is to transform financial services industry leveraging innovative technologies and new business models to make it truly customer centric, and to create global frictionless market of investment and financial services. Artem Duvanov is Head of Innovation, Director, at National Settlement Depository, Moscow Exchange Group.

Mikhail Nikulin
Mikhail Nikulin
Lykke
Mikhail Nikulin
Lykke

Mihail is Lykke co-founder. He is an architect, designer, and developer with 10 years of experience in creating market solutions for financial institutions. His contributions include anti-money laundering, fraud detection, and compliance solutions for the financial market. He combines deep knowledge of financial architecture with blockchain settlement mechanisms.

Sergey Ivliev
Sergey Ivliev
Perm State University
Sergey Ivliev
Perm State University

Sergey's dream is to make financial market better, faster, and more inclusive. For 18 years, he has been an industry professional, lecturer, author, and event curator, and he has served on the editorial boards of academic journals and as a member of expert councils. His contributions throughout his career have promoted best practices in financial markets and risk management. He has executed and supervised more than 100 large-scale system implementation projects. He is currently regional director at PRMIA Russia, associate professor at Perm State University, and a co-founder of Lykke.

Stuart King
Stuart King
Babel Cover
Stuart King
Babel Cover

Stuart founded Babel Cover with a passion and determination to democratize insurance; returning the industry to its past principles through the lens of technological innovation. Stuart is an internationally recognised risk finance professional. He is an individual with a highly inquisitive and curious mind and is always willing to share and exchange experiences for the betterment of those around him.

Alexey Lobanov
Alexey Lobanov
Bank of Russia
Alexey Lobanov
Bank of Russia

Alexey Lobanov is the Director of Banking Regulation Department at the Bank of Russia. Alexey graduated from the National Research University of Electronic Technology in Moscow and has a doctoral degree in finance awarded by the Russian Academy of Sciences. He has been a member of GARP since 1999 and member of the Steering Committee of PRMIA Russian Chapter since 2002. He is a Financial Risk Manager – certified by the Global Association of Risk Professionals and has 18 years of professional experience in finance.

Alexey has over 20 papers and articles to his credit, edited and co-authored several books. He is a lecturer in technical and fundamental analysis and risk management. His research interests include financial intermediation theory, regulation of bank risks, risk analysis of large-scale investment projects, risk management of sovereign debt and reserves, and financial market analysis.

Anna Obizhaeva
Anna Obizhaeva
New Economic School
Anna Obizhaeva
New Economic School

Prof. Anna Obizhaeva is an associate professor of finance and the chair of Department of Finance at the New Economic School (NES) in Moscow. Before joining the New Economic School, she has been an assistant professor of finance at the University of Maryland in the United States from 2007 to 2014. Professor Obizhaeva completed Ph.D. in Finance at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2007 and earned her undergraduate degree in applied mathematics and computer science from Moscow State University in 2001. Professor Obizhaeva's research focuses on market microstructure, including topics such as market liquidity, transaction costs, information dissemination, price volatility, price manipulation, and optimal execution. Her teaching interests include market microstructure and asset management. She has won the prestigious Roger F. Murray Q-Group Prize (first place) for her work on market microstructure invariance. Professor Obizhaeva has been serving on editorial boards of the Journal of Portfolio Management since 2014 and the Russian Journal of Money and Finance since 2017.

Demetrios Zamboglou
Demetrios Zamboglou
King's College London
Demetrios Zamboglou
King's College London

Demetrios Zamboglou serves on the Postgraduate and Research Committee at King's College London. Demetrios is a multi-award winning executive and academic financial market specialist, holding a Fellow Charter Membership from the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI) and he is the recipient of the Microsoft Research Grant (2016), the Amazon Web Services Award (2014) and the 30 under 30 prize by Square Mile Magazine in 2011.

Vladimir Petrov
Vladimir Petrov
University of Zurich
Vladimir Petrov
University of Zurich

Vladimir Petrov is a PhD student of Department of Banking and Finance at the University of Zurich. His research topic is High Frequency Trading Risk Management Tools Based on Scaling Law. As a member of the EU Project BigDataFinance, he works at the development of novel financial instruments which should significantly improve modern economical world and finally move the understanding of our financial systems to a new level. Vladimir leads Lykke Liquidity and Research team and contributes to Lykke Methodology team.

Viacheslav Arbuzov
Vyacheslav Arbuzov
Perm State University
Viacheslav Arbuzov
Perm State University

Vyacheslav Arbuzov, Ph.D. in Econimics, is an assistant professor at Perm State University and an author of over 20 articles on financial markets modeling and risk management. He is a quantitative analyst in Olympia Capital hedge fund and a co-founder of Rusquant.

PWS 2018 Materials

Bitcoin Econometrics

Dean Fantazzini
Moscow School of Economics, Moscow State University
PDF VIDEO

Investing in Blockchain: Financial Instruments Showdown

Aleksei Antonov
SONM
PDF VIDEO

Next Generation of Digital Marketplace

Richard Olsen
University of Zurich
PDF VIDEO

Digital Finance Regulation Session

Alexey Lobanov
Bank of Russia
Benedikt Schuppli
Lykke
Demetrios Zamboglou
King's College London
PDF VIDEO

Beta Arbitrage Trading in Crypto Market

Vyacheslav Arbuzov
Perm State University
PDF VIDEO

Voting on the Blockchain

Arsen Gasparyan
Yarating
PDF VIDEO

Institutional Crypto Economics

Dmitriy Gubanov
Perm State University
PDF VIDEO

Legal Nature, Problems and Perspectives of Smart Contracts

Anastasia Krasilnikova, Sofya Mikova, Khapova Elizaveta, Ilya Kukarin
Higher School of Economics - Perm
PDF VIDEO

How to crowdsource blockchain projects: Lykke Streams platform

Julia Anferova
Lykke
PDF VIDEO

Scaling Blockchain

Mikhail Nikulin
Lykke
PDF VIDEO

Scaling Blockchain

Greg Meredith
RChain
PDF VIDEO

Content Delivery Network on Open Ledger

Alexey Klimenko
Teleport
Andrey Klimenko
Teleport
PDF VIDEO

Decentralized Escrow for Blockchain Projects

Vladislav Rutskiy
Siberian Federal University
VIDEO

Integration of algorithmic trading and blockchain in decentralized economy

Vlad Buchnev
Quantor
VIDEO

Risk Management in the Era of DLT and Real-time Settlement

Matthias Spuehler
eleveneye
PDF VIDEO
SCHOOL VENUE
Triumph
44 Lenin Street, Perm, Russia
REGISTRATION AND PARTNERSHIPS
Lena Mechenkova
cryptolabpsu@gmail.com
Partners
Organizers Perm State University Lykke
Endorsed by Prmia