After over a decade of growth, the revolution started by blockchain technology and cryptocurrency is creating a global craze and giving rise to a host of events, conferences, and gatherings, which have become an essential aspect of the crypto community. Through events hosted last year, including Bitcoin 2022, Consensus 2022, and TOKEN2049, crypto investors and enthusiasts learned about the latest crypto technologies, networked with like-minded crypto users, and embraced the charm of blockchain events.
This year, we also look forward to many exciting blockchain conferences and events. Today, let’s go through eight notable blockchain conferences and events.
1. EUROPEAN BLOCKCHAIN CONVENTION 2023
Considered the most influential blockchain gathering in Europe, EBC is set to take place in Barcelona, Spain from February 15 to 17, 2023. Focusing on discussions about blockchain, crypto, DeFi, NFT, and Web 3, the three-day convention has attracted more than 200 distinguished speakers and 3,000 enthusiasts.
Tickets to the conference are divided into General Pass, VIP Pass, and Patron Pass, catering to varying demands.
2. BLOCKCHAIN FEST SINGAPORE2023
As one of the most interactive events in Southeast Asia, the Blockchain Fest will take place in Singapore, the most crypto-friendly country in the world. From February 16 to 17, the two-day event is expected to attract over 5,000 participants. At the event, attendees get to share insights into topics covering blockchain, crypto, DeFi, mining, and NFT through the MARINA BAY SANDS.
The fest also offers free admission, making it accessible to all. For those seeking a premium experience, VIP packages are available for purchase.
3. Blockchain Life 2023
Blockchain Life 2023, the 10th annual global forum on blockchain, cryptocurrency, and mining, will be hosted in Dubai from February 27 to 28. Founded in 2017, the forum has quickly evolved into one of the top crypto events worldwide. Attendees from all backgrounds, including crypto enthusiasts, miners, developers, start-ups, and institutional investors, can engage in interesting discussions and track the latest trends and advancements in the field.
The forum offers different ticket options, including STANDARD, BUSINESS, and VIP, to accommodate different needs.
ETHDenver, the most anticipated annual feast for Ethereum enthusiasts, is one of the few events graced by Vitalik Buterin in person. As the largest and longest-lasting Ethereum event in the world, ETHDenver this year will be hosted in Denver, Colorado, from February 24 to March 5. In particular, the #BUIDL week will last from February 24 to March 1, followed by ETHDenver from March 2 to March 5.
The #BUIDL week will also feature a hackathon for developers, offering not only the chance to win impressive prizes but also the possibility to turn their works into commercially viable projects.
5. GLOBAL DIGITAL ASSETS INVESTMENT SUMMIT2023
Last October, the Hong Kong Government released the Policy Statement on the Development of Virtual Assets in Hong Kong to state its policy standing and goals for fostering a vibrant virtual asset industry and ecosystem. The open approach is expected to attract global crypto businesses and institutions, turning Hong Kong into a hub and powerhouse for the crypto industry.
In 2023, the city will host multiple crypto-themed events. In particular, you cannot miss the 2023 Global Digital Assets Investment Summit, which is organized by Falcon Business Research and will be held in Hong Kong from March 31 to April 1. Moreover, the conference will dive into the future of digital asset investment, covering topics such as crypto, DeFi, NFTs, metaverse, and Web 3.
6. Consensus 2023
Since 2015, Consensus has brought together leaders, developers, and enthusiasts from the blockchain, cryptocurrency, and Web 3 community, making it one of the world’s most influential, largest, and earliest blockchain events. Consensus 2022, which was a great success, attracted 20,000 attendees and over 600 speakers. We are confident that Consensus 2023 will also gather different stakeholders in the crypto industry and facilitate blockchain advancement and innovation.
Taking place from April 26 to 28 in Austin, Texas, the event offers different ticket options, covering Two-Day Pass, Pro Pass, and Piranha Pass, to meet different needs, with additional group and student tickets available at discounted prices.
As the world’s largest Bitcoin conference, Bitcoin 2023 will be hosted from May 18 to 20 in Miami, Florida. This pilgrimage for Bitcoin enthusiasts is expected to bring together over 15,000 attendees, 2,000 companies/institutions, and 150 speakers, including industry leaders such as Michael Saylor, Lyn Alden, Alex Gladstein, Matt Odell, and Tu Nguyen.
Ticket options include General Admission, Industry Pass, and Whale Pass, catering to different needs.
TOKEN2049, the premier crypto event in Asia, is scheduled to take place in Singapore from September 13 to 14. At this Web 3 feast, Web 3 companies, investors, developers, and blockchain professionals from around the world get to discuss everything about the industry.
In addition to the blockchain and Web 3 conference, TOKEN2049 also features a week of complementary events, including workshops, parties, and even Formula 1 Racing. Ticket options are tailored to meet the needs of different attendees, with categories spanning Super Early Bird, Happy Bird, and Special Access Pass.
At the moment, crypto remains an emerging field, with many organizations hosting events to gather industry players and address critical issues in the areas of crypto technology, regulation, and security. Whether you are a crypto expert or just an enthusiast, joining these events and gatherings presents an opportunity to expand your network, connect with like-minded peers, and gain first-hand exposure to the crypto culture.