5 Notable and Reputable Blockchain Conferences Worth Attending in October 2018
The Five Blockchain Conferences you Need to Attend this Month
The Block Explorer has scoured the globe as the best blockchain events and conferences that take place every month. As we embark on the month of October, it is important to note that this is the month where all the action will be taking place in the USA.
If you don’t have plans for this October, then it is a good idea to look through this list of five of the best conferences you can attend.
1. The crypto invest summit
The summit will be held in Loa Angels from the 22nd to the 24th of October. The event has been able to boast as one of the star-studded lineups you can find in this month’s conference schedule.
One of the main highlights for this event is the speech that will be done by Steve Wozniak, who is the Apple co-founder. He has gone ahead to hint his involvement with a blockchain company, a company that has been established to invest in projects that are in real estate primarily. Expect to hear about his experience plus how he has gotten involved with the new upcoming blockchain space.
The principal speakers you should expect to see for this particular even is Steve Wozniak, Kavita Gupta of Consensys, Time Draper of the Draper Associates, Ran Neu-Ner of CNBC.
The event will be held in Las Vegas between 9th and 11th October, an event that will be playing host to the famous Andreas Antonopoulos, who has published a book called ‘Mastering Bitcoin'. A book that has been considered by many as an essential resource for any individual who is within the crypto space. The main highlight for the event is his keynote, which will take place on the closing day of the said event.
The HoshoCon has devoted its time and research to security within the blockchain space; as a result, you should expect discussions tackling smart contracts auditing, and the various ways you can make the blockchain system to be more resistant to the frequent attacks that take place within the market.
3. The world blockchain summit
The event will be held in Dubai between 24th and 25th of October. The country has been considered to be among the forward-thinking nations; this is when we speak of the blockchain technology.
Very soon we should be able to see several payments going through the blockchain technology system; these are payments like bills, visa applications, and licenses. As a result, this is actually the perfect city to have the next World blockchain summit.
The organizers have gone ahead to brag that this is a very unique event that one needs to attend, due to the sheer volume of speakers from the government who have been put on the agenda. Expect to see various government representatives, and this is from France, Kenya, Taiwan and also Estonia who will be given the opportunity to deliver their key speeches.
4. The BLOCK-CON
The conference will be at Santa Monica on 10th to 12th of October and will be able to host some of the most interesting workshops you will see. The event will have a coding session that will be taught by the kids, a smart contract tutorial and a hyper ledger workshop. This is not all as you will get the opportunity to hear from Wend Jackson from Deloitte and the Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus.
The event has been able to attract a considerable number of investors and entrepreneurs, and also developers have not been left behind.
5. The future if blockchain
The event will be held in Dallas from the 12th to the 13th of October and has been considered by many to be a one of a kind type of event. The event has been designed a little different from the rest as it is a conference, training event plus a gaming competition, a fun-filled type of event.
The conference will take place between 12th to 13th and the training before the said days, and it will all end with the DOTA 2 gaming tournament.