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An exploration of NFT adoption, utility, and its potential impact on the future

IBW NFT Day 2022 is a one-day special event focused specifically on NFT content as part of Istanbul Blockchain Week. Leading NFT speakers and panels will explore topics covering the Metaverse, Digital Identity, Fashion, NFT Utility, Gaming, Entertainment, Sport and much more.

NFT DAY 2022 Speakers

David Chapman (KBL)

Founder of Kusama Kingdom NFT Silvermine Capital

Bobby Makepeace

Community Manager and Lead VRFuture

I am the Community Manager and Lead for VRFuture. I Host and Co-Host Twitter Spaces & Shows daily.

Thang Phan

Web3 Esports Marketing Strategist EAK Digital

Thang Phan is an ex professional gamer with 6 years of experience in Esports. He has played on some the of the biggest organizations in the world. He played professional Fortnite for FaZe Clan and was a content creator for the Sentinels. Thang has participated in multi million dollar tournaments and has experience on and the off stage. He is passionate about connecting web3 with gaming and wants to help shape the future of the space.

Damian Bartlett

Web3 Esports Team Lead
EAK Digital

Damian is a former full-time gaming content creator with his beginnings in the early days of Esports. Partnered with EA, Ubisoft, Scopely as well as Web3 studios such as Splinterlands, Damian is one of few creators with a high level exposure to both traditional and Web3 gaming industries. Driven by his desire to innovate and shape his surroundings, he took the lead of the W3E project from the initial event concept to development of the brand.

Erhan Korhaliller

Founder of BlockDown Festival, EAK Digital, Istanbul Blockchain Week

Erhan Korhaliller is the Founder of BlockDown Festival, EAK Digital, Istanbul Blockchain Week, a specialist blockchain PR agency. Prior to launching EAK Digital, Erhan previously managed large scale project teams for blue-chip brands such as Nike, Rolls Royce, and Vodafone, successfully guiding his teams to multiple advertising awards, including a platinum award from Campaign Magazine. Erhan continues to lead from the front, giving PR a voice in the blockchain industry as a speaker at global events.

Kristina Lucrezia Cornèr


Kristina Lucrezia Cornèr is managing editor and head of features at Cointelegraph. M.A. in political science and classical philology she is a passionate communicator promoting innovations, translating them into simple languages and helping visionaries to be heard.

Zia Word

Co-founder & General Partner Matterblock

Zia is an experienced entrepreneur with two exits. Involved in blockchain since 2013, she was co-founder & CSO of crypto & blockchain ecosystem 途赞 in China, exiting late 2018. She has consulted with many of the top Web3 projects and VCs in the space. She has since consulted with many of the top Web3 projects and VCs in the space. Zia started Matterblock, with partner Erhan Korhaliller to invest in and support Web3 projects pushing the culture forward. She regularly appears on Sky News & Sky Business sharing insights on the industry.


Tim Mangnall

Capital Block

Tim Mangnall, the CEO of Capital Block. A leading NFT consulting agency. Capital Block help sports IP owners build clear and robust NFT strategies for the long-term and connect them with the best NFT platforms, blockchains and partners in the market. Capital Block help create true fan engagement through NFT strategies and call the likes of Galatasaray, AS Monaco, Legia Warsaw, Trabzonspor and many other European super clubs their partners.



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What you can look forward to:

Be a part of the largest NFT conference in the Eurasia Region.

Listen and engage with leading metaverse, NFT, gaming, fashion and sports speakers.

Collaborate with NFT projects and communities and build long lasting relationships.

Discover immersive experiences ranging from VR, NFT galleries to AR Fashion.