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Telethon Speech & Hearing proudly presents: 


Experts reveal the basics and discuss the impact on traditional financial systems


Telethon Speech & Hearing warmly invites you to a panel presentation and discussion by four industry leaders in Financial Technologies and Cryptocurrencies.

There’s a huge amount of interest in crypto currencies and the block chain but most of us struggle to understand what they are and how we ascribe value to them.

Set in the magnificent surrounds of the Royal Perth Golf Club, and complemented by a gourmet lunch and premium beverages, our speakers will share their extensive knowledge and experience on the evolving influence of cryptocurrencies on our financial landscape, and discuss how they will impact traditional forms of business across all industries.


Event Details

If you operate in the corporate space,  you’ve probably heard about the Block Chain and Bitcoin, but did you know that there’s in excess of 1100 crypto currencies and in excess of $US1.28B of funds have been raised through ICO’s (Initial Coin Offerings) in the first half of 2017 alone?

These technologies are already proving to be a huge disruptor across a multitude of sectors. They represent a new generation of threats and opportunities to traditional business systems.

This informative presentation will discuss these developments in the Fintech industry in Australia, the trading of cryptocurrencies and their continuing rise and influence, and what venture capitalists believe will follow the success of technologies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum.

With a well-established track record of 17 years in delivering highly successful fundraising events in Western Australia, Telethon Speech and Hearing have brought together an incredible line up of industry leaders to present on this topic.



The Royal Perth Golf Club holds strict dress standards for all guests and reserves the right to refuse individuals who do not adhere to their minimum dress requirements. This includes denim and shorts (strictly prohibited) and men require a collared shirt. Please click here for more detail of appropriate forms of dress for our event.



Expert panel presentation and discussion, 2 course gourmet lunch followed by tea/coffee & chocolates, premium wine, beer and soft drinks. Live auction.

Complete table sales will receive: company signage displayed on the table, logo featured in audio-visual presentation during the event, preferential positioning and logo acknowledgement in the event program.

For ticket enquiries or sponsorship opportunities please contact Bianca Barlow at or Ph: 9387 9888



Jack Quigley

Mr Quigley is the Founding Director of FinTech Australia.  He is also on the ASIC Digital Finance Committee, which is comprised of senior members of the Australian Fintech community.   Mr Quigley has been a leader in developing the Fintech industry in Australia and is in high demand to speak on panels across Australia and Asia.  He is particularly dedicated to educating people about innovative financial technology and how it will interact with traditional financial systems in the future.




Leigh Travers

Mr Travers is Vice Chairman of the Australian Digital Commerce Association and Chair of the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) Industry Working Group.  Mr Travers served 7 years at a boutique Wealth Management firm as an Investment Advisor and Designated Trading Representative (DTR) and was one of the largest Bitcoin traders in Australia.  He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Communications from the University of Western Australia and Fintech Certification from MIT and is currently the CEO of ASX-Listed Blockchain technology company DigitalX.



Gov van Ek

Gov is a co-founder of Ledger Assets,  one of the first Blockchain commercialisation and technology companies in Australia. It developed the technology for and assisted to carry out the Power Ledger ICO, Australia’s first and which raised $34m. Gov is also a founder and director of Power Ledger and of a medical records Blockchain company.

Gov’s presentation will talk to how Blockchain is evolving Power Ledger’s recently completed Initial Coin Offering.The ICO received a lot of attention in the cryptocurrency and Blockchain space as it was Australia’s first ever Initial Coin Offering and has also been a great success.



Ian Love

Ian co-founded and is the CEO of the first Australian compliant Digital Assets fund (Blockchain Assets Pty Ltd).  This boutique investment firm successfully raises capital from sophisticated high net worth investors, focusing on opportunities in blockchain ecosystems.

Ian holds qualifications in Commerce (Chartered Accountant – Taxation) and Law (Human Trafficking, Corporate Governance and Blockchain Technology). He has worked with PWC and Credit Suisse in his career based in Hong Kong and Singapore respectively. His role included advising clients on all aspects of doing business across the Asia Pacific Region.





Information provided at Telethon Speech & Hearing’s Crytocurrencies event is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Telethon Speech & Hearing is not a financial adviser. You should consider seeking independent legal and financial advice to consider how the information conveyed relates to your unique circumstances.

Date: 10 November, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Cost: $175

Venue: Royal Perth Golf Club