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Barcelona, España – La 1a Hackathon de la European Blockchain Convention se llevará a cabo durante la 9a edición del evento, que con 5.000 asistentes se espera que sea el evento más grande sobre Blockchain en Europa durante la segunda mitad de 2023.
La Hackathon juntará a 200 hackers para explorar las innovaciones de reconocidas Blockchains de primera capa (Layer 1), como lo son:
Este evento también representa una oportunidad y experiencia única de aprendizaje y networking para sus participantes gracias a la asistencia de inversores (VCs), desarrolladores, protocolos y proyectos multi-chain, entre otros líderes de la industria.
La agenda de la Hackathon estará enfocada en el desarrollo sobre la infraestructura de primera capa de Coreum, XDC y Concordium, a medida de que los participantes descubren las ventajas y características diferenciales de cada una de estas Blockchains.
“Debido a la demanda incrementada de talento en la industria, y la aceleración que estamos experimentando en términos de adopción de la tecnología Blockchain, identificamos la necesidad de ofrecer un espacio para los desarrolladores del futuro para ayudarles a iniciar sus carreras en Web3,” menciona Victoria Gago, Co-fundadora de la European Blockchain Convention. Agregó que “nos emocionan las oportunidades que esta Hackathon representa para la comunidad Blockchain en general, así como el impacto que tendrá en esta y futuras ediciones del evento!”
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Barcelona, Spain — The 1st European Blockchain Convention Hackathon will take place in Barcelona during the 9th edition of the event. EBC9, with 5000 attendees, will be Europe’s largest blockchain event in 2H 2023.
It expects to attract talent and key industry actors, as 200 hackers discover the innovations behind renowned layer-1 blockchains such as:
This event will also represent a one-of-a-kind learning and networking opportunity and experience for all participants involved due to the high influx of VCs, developers, multi-chain protocols and projects, among other industry leaders.
The Hackathon’s agenda will be focused on building on top of Coreum, XDC and Concordium’s Layer 1 infrastructure while getting to discover the advantages and differentiating features that set each apart.
“Given the increased demand for talent in the industry and the acceleration that we’re witnessing in terms of Blockchain adoption, we identified the need to offer a space for the builders of the future to give a kickstart to their careers in Web3”, as pointed out by Victoria Gago, Co-founder of the European Blockchain Convention. She added, “We’re excited about the opportunities that this Hackathon represents for the Blockchain community at large, and for the impact it will have within the present and future editions of the event!”
The European Blockchain Convention is organizing the EBC Startup Battle in Barcelona this October, and we want YOU to be part of it. We’re on the hunt for the best 50 early-stage founders to take the stage at our Startup Battle.
Drawing from 6 years of experience in bringing together blockchain and Web3 enthusiasts across Europe, we hope to give early-stage startups more opportunities to shine and expand their business while forging connections with our network of investor partners.
The 50 startup finalists will pitch their game-changing ideas to a crowd of investors and 5,000 attendees. Each team will receive 4 FREE General Passes to join the event. The company’s logo and information will also be listed on the EBC website for some killer exposure.
The jury members will select one winning startup, who will walk away with some seriously sweet sponsor perks and diverse marketing opportunities.
Barcelona, Spain — European Blockchain Convention 9 is set to be Europe’s largest blockchain event in 2H 2023, surpassing all its previous editions since the event was launched in 2018.
Ready to welcome 5,000 attendees, EBC9 is scheduled for October 24-27, 2023 in the vibrant city of Barcelona, ahead of the highly anticipated El Clasico clash between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid over the weekend.
A roster of 300 founders, CEOs, and industry experts are scheduled to give talks at the event, including:
Lars Bakke Krogvig – Co-Founder at Nansen
Ambre Soubiran – CEO at Kaiko
Manuel Nordeste – VP, Fidelity Digital Assets at Fidelity
Alfonso Gomez – CEO at BBVA Switzerland
Mounir Benchemled – Founder at ParaSwap
John Woods – CTO at Algorand Foundation
Coty de Monteverde – Head of Crypto & Blockchain at Banco Santander
Richard Muirhead – Founding Partner at Fabric Ventures
Tim Grant – Head of EMEA at Galaxy Digital
Laurence Arnold – Head of Innovation at AXA Investment Managers
Christoph Hock – Managing Director at Union Investment
Jon Fink Isaksen – Head of Policy, EMEA at Uniswap Labs
Barbara Schlyter – Head of Digital Products at DWS
Robby Yung – CEO at Animoca Brands
Tim Walther – Manager Metaverse & NFT, Volkswagen
Niccolò Bardoscia – Head of Digital Assets at Intesa SanPaolo
Adam Gagol – Co-Founder & CTO at Aleph Zero
Guénolé de Cadoudal, Head of Digital Assets at Credit Agricole
Nathalie Oestmann – COO at Outlier Ventures
Alex Odagiu – Investment Director at Binance Labs
This year’s agenda will cover a wide range of topics, including the regulatory challenges in Europe and globally, the surge in adoption of digital assets, stablecoins, CBDCs, privacy, the institutionalization of crypto, DeFi, sustainability, tokenization, and the ascent of AI.
“We have seen a significant increase in registrations and interest from exhibitors and sponsors alike after the overwhelmingly positive feedback we got from our previous edition. Building on that momentum, we are moving EBC9 to Fira Barcelona Montjuïc, a much larger venue”, shared Victoria Gago, co-founder of the European Blockchain Convention. “Fira Barcelona Montjuïc, being the largest convention centre in Spain, offers ample space for more exhibitors, a greater variety of content, and engaging experiences”.
In addition to panel discussions and workshops hosted across 3 stages, the program includes:
3.000sqm exhibition area for sponsors and exhibitors
ask-me-anything sessions with speakers
a 1-to-1 meeting area
5 themed networking lounges to help people connect with each other
a startup competition
an investor meetup
an art gallery
“We are extremely excited to bring together the worlds of TradFi, Digital Assets and Web3“, shared Daniel Salmeron, co-founder of the event. “The participation of so many traditional banks and financial institutions demonstrate their commitment and optimism about the future of crypto and digital assets”.
To learn more about the European Blockchain Convention, including sponsorship, ticketing details, and the full list of speakers, visit the official website at www.eblockchainconvention.com.
Launched in 2018, European Blockchain Convention is the most influential blockchain event in Europe, connecting industry professionals, startups, and technology leaders. The event provides a platform for sharing insights, fostering collaborations, and exploring the vast potential of blockchain, crypto, and digital assets.
As we step into the latter half of 2023, the crypto and blockchain industry has steadily evolved, leaving behind the exceptionally challenging conditions of the previous year. Investors, innovators, and builders have grown more resilient, overcoming obstacles along the way.
Observing the multitude of blockchain and crypto events taking place worldwide, one can sense the prevailing optimism and unwavering faith in blockchain technology and Web3.
To assist you in navigating through the myriad of events, we have curated a list of the top conferences around the world organized by month, ensuring you don’t miss out on the best opportunities!
Prague Blockchain Week is a decentralized gathering that includes conferences, workshops, and hackathons. It offers attendees the unique chance to explore the vibrant city while attending events held at various venues. Immerse yourself in the amazing atmosphere of Prague!
Brussels Blockchain Week brings together experts to discuss financial case studies and explore the potential of cryptocurrencies, CBDCs, DeFi, Digital Assets, and Web3. It aims to shape the future of finance, foster collaboration, and build a promising ecosystem.
NFC is an experimental Web3 event that brings the global NFT community together. This conference features unique events including Immersive Blind Talks, a shopping district, and a Photo Lab showcasing the best NFT photographs.
Taking place in the same city and on the same day as the Champions League final, FANS LOVE IT! brings together football experts and Web3 business owners to explore digital sports, fan interaction, fan tokens, NFTs, gaming, and the metaverse.
Web3 Berlin is the premier conference for the Web3 community, bringing together industry leaders, experts, and enthusiasts to shape the future of the Web3 ecosystem. With engaging activities, diverse attendees, and a focus on collaboration, it offers a unique and dynamic experience for knowledge sharing and innovation.
Initially an invite-only event, Proof of Talk is Europe’s premier Web3 summit, bringing together top business leaders, investors, entrepreneurs, and opinion leaders for intimate, content-driven discussions and collaboration. Experience a refreshing anti-conference with meaningful interactions and deep conversations.
FinTech World Forum 2023 in London is a leading global event for the finance and banking technology industry, exploring topics such as mobile payments, blockchain, digital assets, innovation, and financial services.
The Enterprise Metaverse Summit is a conference organized by Economist Impact that focuses on helping senior leaders harness the potential of digital twins and immersive reality technologies. The summit aims to provide insights and strategies for building and utilizing digital twins, which are 3D replicas of physical workspaces and assets.
Polkadot has grown alongside the rapid evolution of Polkadot into the largest multichain ecosystem in Web3. With a fully hybrid experience, Polkadot Decoded 2023 offers in-person and virtual events, multiple stages, and networking areas.
🖥️ Virtual tickets available
July 2023Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conferences
NFT Show Europe is the leading European event for web3, digital art, blockchain, and metaverse experts. With interactive and experimental art, it fosters international collaboration and features renowned leaders in the blockchain and web3 space.
EthCC is a community-driven event focused on sharing knowledge and fostering the blockchain crypto ecosystem. With a diverse program, transparency, and affordable prices, it brings together global speakers and hosts a week-long series of events, meetups, and parties in Paris.
Blockchain Oracle Summit brings together builders, business owners, users, and investors to accelerate growth in the Oracle space. With a focus on best practices and robust networks, it showcases the latest developments in on-chain data.
ETHGlobal is organizing an exciting hackathon weekend in Paris, featuring $375,000 in prizes for hackers! Attendees can also join talks and workshops, and engage with their community of experts, mentors, and judges partners.
WebX is Asia’s most influential blockchain event organized by CoinPost, bringing together key players, startups, investors, and government officials to discuss the integration of decentralized technologies and position Japan as a Web3 hub.
Trescon has hosted over 20 editions across 11 countries! The blockchain summits have been exclusively dedicated to the proliferation of the ecosystem and adoption of blockchain, crypto, metaverse, and web 3.0 solutions.
Black Hat USA, a leading cybersecurity event, offers a 6-day program with specialized training, briefings, open-source tool demos, a business hall, networking party, and a new one-day in-person certification program.
Web3Conf, organized by GirlScript Foundation, is India’s most influential chain-agnostic conference for web3.0 enthusiasts. It offers a unique blend of hackathons, startup pitch sessions, panel discussions, and company booths while supporting tech education.
Offering a Prize Pool of $110,000 in 2022, ETHToronto comes back again bigger this year! Hackers will also get access to the biggest crypto and Web3 event in Canada, the Blockchain Futurist Conference.
The largest blockchain & cryptocurrency event in Canada with over 6000 participants! The event features NFT galleries, crypto marketplaces, developer hackathons, and blockchain boot camps for crypto newbies.
This pioneering event unites industry leaders, innovators, and sustainability enthusiasts to explore the power of blockchain in promoting a greener and more equitable world. Join this virtual adventure online!
Berlin Hacker House is a four-day event where participants receive in-person guidance from core Solana Labs engineers and partners. It offers educational programming, project work time, support from experts, networking opportunities, and exclusive evening events.
September 2023Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conferences
As the largest web3 network in the Nordics, NBC unites global professionals and businesses to collaborate within the web3 space. With curated speakers and events, NBC fosters international community growth and transformation!
TOKEN2049 Singapore is a part of Asia Crypto Week, where industry leaders share their insights on Web3. It provides a global perspective, and networking opportunities, and brings together key players who will shape the future of the space.
DCENTRAL Tokyo is a comprehensive Web3 conference in Japan, featuring over 80 speakers and 20 exhibitions. Explore NFTs, DAOs, and Metaverses, and connect with game developers, investors, content creators, and more in this immersive event!
w3.vision x DMEXCO is a partnership bridging Web3 and established brands, promoting digital ownership and decentralization. The event discussion focuses on the future of NFTs, blockchain, and all things metaverse.
Mainnet is where crypto builders, investors, and policymakers gather to discuss the future of the industry. With a data-driven approach and a focus on real-world impact, Mainnet provides insider access to the latest developments and promotes common-sense crypto regulation.
Blockchain Forum Latam 2023 is a pioneering event showcasing the innovation and financial freedom of cryptocurrency in Latin America. With a focus on mainstream adoption, it offers discussions on the future of crypto, regulatory clarity, NFTs, and networking opportunities.
Experience the world’s pioneering conference exclusively dedicated to blockchain/crypto funds, not projects. Engage with forward-thinking pioneers, explore groundbreaking technologies, and connect with industry professionals shaping the blockchain realm.
ETHGlobal is organizing an exciting hackathon weekend in New York, featuring $50,000 in prizes for hackers! Attendees can also join talks and workshops, and connect with their community of experts, mentors, and judges partners.
Blockchain Expo Europe delves into cutting-edge advancements in blockchain ecosystems and their transformative effects across a wide range of industries. From manufacturing and transport to government, finance, healthcare, and more!
Blockchain Economy Summit is the world’s largest blockchain conference network, uniting crypto blockchain industry leaders and experts to redefine the future of finance. With a focus on Dubai’s emergence as a global crypto hub, this summit offers extensive networking, diverse topics, and global participation.
Zebu Live is an immersive 2-day event in London, gathering Web3 industry leaders for conversations, parties, and networking. With diverse speakers, NFT galleries, workshops, a startup pitch competition, and networking party, it offers a unique experience for the mainstream adoption of Web3 technology.
Future GO Summit is a unique event exploring the future of Web3 in both business and entertainment. Discover cutting-edge technologies, discuss digital transformation, and delve into the economy of experiences to create unforgettable interactions and wow-effects in the industry.
Future Blockchain Summit is the MENA region’s leading large-scale crypto blockchain event, empowering disruptors and innovators in Web 3.0, Blockchain, Crypto, NFTs, Metaverse, Digital Banking, and Gaming. It offers networking, insights, funding opportunities, academic masterclasses, and a Web 3.0 Gaming Showdown.
Blockchain Battle is an interactive blockchain crypto conference that encourages discussions and debates among top blockchain networks and newcomers. Topics include DeFi, GameFi, NFTs, Metaverse, Laws, and blockchain technology.
Money20/20 USA is the largest and most influential gathering in the global money ecosystem. The event focuses on the future of money! It provides in-depth analytics, inspiring speakers, and valuable networking opportunities.
Blockchain Life is a prestigious international forum in Dubai, bringing together industry leaders, government representatives, investors, startups, and beginners. With a focus on cryptocurrencies, blockchain tech, and mining, it offers valuable networking opportunities and a global perspective on the industry.
Join the largest blockchain event in Europe, EBC, with 5000 attendees and 250 speakers! Experience the vibrant Web3 ecosystem in Barcelona for 3 days, featuring multiple stages, an exciting exhibition area, startup competitions, parties, and endless opportunities. Don’t miss this unforgettable extravaganza!
November 2023Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conferences
The Cardano Summit is a global gathering that celebrates the Cardano ecosystem and fosters innovation. With world-class speakers, interactive workshops, and diverse attendees, it offers expertise, insights, and hands-on experience in advancing the Cardano protocol.
Blockchain Expo Global delves into the cutting-edge advancements in blockchain ecosystems and their transformative effects across a wide range of industries. From manufacturing and transport to government, finance, healthcare, and more, discover the latest innovations and their impact on various sectors.
International Symposium on Blockchain Advancements (ISBA) 2023 is a not-for-profit event that focuses on cutting-edge blockchain tech and artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
What was your favorite crypto, blockchain, and Web3 event in 2023 so far? Which event are you most looking forward to? Did we miss any good crypto and blockchain conferences? If you have any recommendations for a cool blockchain and crypto event in 2023, drop them in the comments below!