Top Crypto Conferences You Should Not Miss in September 2019
In today’s article, we will be featuring some of the most interesting crypto conferences that will be taking place in September 2019.
PICANTE Tech Conference Europe
Event date: 3-4 September 2019
Event location: Vienna House Andel’s Prague, Stroupežnického 21, 150 00 Praha 5-Anděl Prague
The Tech Conference will be covering subjects such as the emergent technologies employed or provided by European Startups, SMEs, and Large Enterprises. Aside from panel discussing, there will also be technology workshops and many networking opportunities.
The event will serve as a congregating platform for entrepreneurs, companies, investors, and enthusiasts that are interested in the B2B sector with technologies such as Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Fintech, Nano Technology, Quantum Technology, 5G, IoT, AR/VR, and many others.
The crypto conference will welcome the following speakers:
- Maria (Masha) Prusakova, Co-Founder of Crypto PR Lab;
- Alexandra Karpova, Co-Founder & CEO at Millennium Communications;
- Dushan Spalevich, Founder & CEO at iBlock TV.
Event date: 6-8 September 2019
Event location: Harvard University Northwest Labs Cambridge, Massachusetts
ETH Boston is an event which caters to the Ethereum community. The city of Boston has had an important role in history and, nowadays, it has become a tech and finance center. At the event, there will be expected developers that are interested in contributing to the Ethereum blockchain.
The following speakers will attend the conference:
- Jake Brukhman, Founder & Managing Director at Coinfund;
- Ross Campbell, Legal Engineer at OpenLaw;
- Rick Dudley, President of Vulcanize.
Crypto Fest South Africa 2019
Event date: 7 September 2019
Event location: Shimmy Beach Club, 12 S Arm Rd, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa
Crypto Fest will be one of the biggest crypto conferences in South Africa, with more than 2,000 people expected to attend this one-day event.
But, instead of the conventional conference and exhibition model, attendees will be treated to a revolutionary festival of engaging and challenging debates on cryptocurrency investments, trading, and payments.
Another topic which will be in focus is the ways in which crypto adoption can be increased at a global level. Top speakers and innovators from the tech domain will be attending, and the event will offer many networking opportunities.
The following people will be speaking at the event:
- Richard De Sousa, Founder of AltCoinTrader;
- Athena Yu, Exec Dir of Binance Blockchain Charity Foundation;
- John Lombela, Founder & Managing Director of Cryptovecs Capital.
Empowering Blockchain Summit 2019
Event date: 13-14 September 2019
Event location: Sheraton Grand Hotel Jakarta, Indonesia
Supported by Chainway, Empowering Blockchain Summit is an event that sets to strengthen the blockchain industry in Indonesia and other nations of Southeast Asia.
Leading companies, founders, innovators, developers, investors, entrepreneurs, and gurus from the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystem will be present to engage in thought-provoking discussions regarding the future of blockchain industry in Indonesia and other Southeast Asian countries.
These are a few of the names that will be taking the stage:
- Indrasari Wisnu Wardhana, Head of Commodity Futures Trading Regulatory Agency (BAPPEBTI);
- Risman Adnan, Director of Software at Samsung R&D Indonesia (SRIN).
IEEE Global Blockchain Summit @NIST 2019
Event date: 16-18 September 2019
Event location: Green Auditorium Building, 101 Conference Center, NIST Gaithersburg Campus, 100 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Created by IEEE Future Directions, the IEEE Blockchain Initiative is the star event of their three-year program.
Several activities, such as events, publications, educational activities, and standards regarding blockchain will be hosted at this event. The crypto conference will take place at NIST, its main agenda being to encourage unbiased standards and to encourage innovation, industrial competitiveness, and improving everyday life.
The event will feature several speakers, including:
- Tim Persons, United States Government Accountability Office;
- Anna Brady-Estevez, Director of Blockchain Initiative, National Science Foundation (NSF).
Event date: 20-21 September 2019
Event location: Loews Philadelphia Hotel, 1200 Market St Philadelphia, Philadelphia
The second annual conference of Coinvention will be held at Philadelphia’s Loews Hotel, on September 21st, during a week-long celebration dedicated to decentralization.
Coinvention aims to bring back blockchain to the decentralization principles it was originally based on. In addition to blockchain, the subject of cryptocurrencies will also get some limelight.
A free 48-hour hackathon is also included in the program and, in the following day, there will be a conference where industry leaders, investors, and innovators will be present.
- John Kim, Chief LTC Evangelist at the Litecoin Foundation;
- Nick Spanos, founder of Zap.org;
- John Hargrave, CEO of Media Shower & Publisher of BitcoinMarketJournal.com.
Event date: 24-25 September 2019
Event location: Auditorium de Palma de Mallorca, Avinguda de Gabriel Roca, 18, 07014 Palma, Illes Balears, Spain
One thousand delegates will be taking part in two days of panels, discussions and other events in one of the most exquisite crypto conferences set in Spain, De:central Days.
The De:central Days presents an opportunity for companies from all industries to showcase their digital solutions for our contemporary issues and to help establish partnerships for said projects. Spokespersons from government agencies will also be present at the conference.
The list of speakers that will be attending includes:
- Topp Jirayut Srupsrisopa, Co-Founder and Group CEO at Bitkub Capital Group Holdings Co., Ltd.;
- Joel Kovshoff, Founder and Director of Sales at BlockRake Inc.;
- Juraj Forgacs, CEO & Founder of Fumbi Network.
Event date: 25 September 2019
Event location: Olympia London, West Kensington; London, W14, United Kingdom
Blockchain Live is one of the biggest crypto conferences in September, as 5,000 attendees will be joining.
The main focus of the event will be blockchain and how the technology can be furthered to be adopted by the mainstream on a global level. Blockchain Live will be welcoming experts from the blockchain sector to discuss use cases and impart the knowledge they have on this technology.
Some of the speakers at Blockchain Live are:
- Joseph Lubin, Founder of ConsenSys;
- Perianne Boring, Founder of the Chamber of Digital Commerce;
- Alex Tapscott, Author of Blockchain Revolution.
We hope that you have found our list of the top crypto conferences useful and that it has inspired you to book a ticket to one of these events for September.
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