Digital Securities and Tokenization Conference: July 13, 2023 in Frankfurt

Philipp Sandner
3 min readJun 15, 2023

On July 13, 2023, in Frankfurt, the DST Conference — “Digital Securities and Tokenization “— will take place. Insights from over 45 industry-leading speakers e.g. from HSBC, State Street, Deutsche Bundesbank, Union Investment, DekaBank, DWS, Casper, Nucleus Finance, Bitbond, Nyala, Cashlink, Swarm, Annerton and; more to come.

To bring together industry experts, corporate leaders, and entrepreneurs, the Digital Securities and Tokenization Conference 2023 (#DST23) in Frankfurt on July 13th will delve into the latest trends in digital securities, tokenization and blockchain.

Topics and Conference Website

DST focuses on the following topics:

  1. Leveraging international regulation: Market in Crypto Assets (MiCA), DLT Pilot Regime, eWpG
  2. Applications of German eWpG: digital bonds, digital funds, digital shares
  3. Securitization and tokenization of assets, digital securities
  4. Tokenization of real assets: real estate, music rights, CO2/carbon, luxury goods, vintage cars
  5. Infrastructure for digital assets: custody, trading and liquidity
  6. Digital twins, tracking of assets, NFTs as merchandising


Participation is free for remote tickets. More:


  • Chris Jones, HSBC
  • Nitin Gaur, State Street
  • Sarah Gramberg, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandner, FS Blockchain Center
  • Dr. Stefan Berger, European Parliament
  • Gundars Ostrovskis, European Commission
  • Alain Otaegui, European Banking Authority
  • Christoph Hock, Union Investment
  • Nisha Surendran, Citi
  • Ines Cieslok, State Street
  • Martin Weithofer, SDX
  • Rajeev Bamra, Moody’s
  • Ramin Ghafari, Siemens
  • Sarah de Blasi, DekaBank
  • Barbara Schlyter, DWS
  • Bert Staufenbiel, KfW
  • Valérie Noël, Syz Group
  • Rudolf Siebel, BVI
  • Ralf Kubli, Nucleus Finance
  • Prashant Malik, HSBC
  • Michael Duttlinger, Cashlink
  • Radoslav Albrecht, Bitbond
  • Dr. Johannes Schmitt, NYALA
  • Philipp Pieper, Swarm Markets
  • Hagen Weiss, Dentons
  • Simon Zieglgruber, Bundesverband deutscher Banken (BdB)
  • Michael Spitz, 360X
  • Enno Henke, Heartstocks
  • Nayana Talwar, Sygnum
  • Tamara Schmidt, Digitial Euro Association (DEA)
  • Tom Wagner, Siemens
  • Sandra Sohn,
  • Sarah Gottwald, Blockchain Founders Group
  • Philipp Hartmannsgruber, Bundesblock
  • Alireza Siadat, Annerton
  • Abdullah Melik Yildiz, ECOTA
  • Lucas Zaehringer, Blocksize Capital
  • Dr. Tim Kreutzmann, BVI

What is this conference about?

During our conference we delve into the cutting-edge world of blockchain technology and its increasing impact on established industries. As crypto jargon makes its way into everyday business, the landscape of digital assets is rapidly evolving and maturing in unprecedented ways. With tokenization transforming the traditional concept of ownership, and blockchain technology finding diverse use cases, particularly in the realm of digital securities, the possibilities are immense. As industries adapt to these disruptive innovations, a future without digital assets is simply unthinkable.

Bringing together industry experts, corporate leaders, and entrepreneurs, the Digital Securities and Tokenization 2023 conference in Frankfurt on July 13th will delve deep into the latest trends shaping the world of digital securities and tokenization. With a diverse audience of over 300 on-site attendees and 2,000+ online participants, this hybrid event offers a unique platform for in-depth discussions, exclusive speeches, and insightful pitches from industry experts.

All #DST23 sessions will be live-streamed, allowing online attendees to actively engage in the conference, while on-site participants can take advantage of networking opportunities with our esteemed partners, experts, and fellow attendees. Don’t miss this unparalleled opportunity to stay at the forefront of the evolving landscape of digital securities and tokenization.



Philipp Sandner

Professor | Lecturer | Author | Investor | Frankfurt School Blockchain Center