Nothing replaces meeting people in person. The events on this page have been selected because they represent the most important opportunities to meet the movers and shakers of the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry.
2019 is going to be an exciting year for the blockchain expert. After a very volatile 2018, we are all looking for a brighter future for our cutting-edge blockchain technology and wide community to emerge back.
The events listed below are sorted by dates, from the beginning of 2019, all the way to the end of the year.
Netherlands-based banking giant ING published a customer report recently where it was declared that Turkey is the leading cryptocurrencies owner among all European countries. The fact that the people in Turkey are heading to more technological innovations and current economic circumstances serve as an increasing factor for it. Investors and engineers, mostly from the Europe, Middle East and Central Asian countries as well as from Turkey, who are interested in blockchain and who deal with cryptocurrencies will be participating in this conference. You will better understand Blockchain, the greatest technological and financial revolution of the 21st century, with the expression of expert speakers in the sphere. Thus, “Blockchain Economy Istanbul Summit” rolls out the distinction of being the largest-scale event of the region, ever held in this field.
More than 5,000 attendees from 43 countries will attend the blockchain conference and more than 10,000 people will be watching live. We are associating investors, entrepreneurs and professionals for discussing current cryptocurrency market and future of blockchain technology.
Date: February 20, 2019.
Location: Haliç Congress Center, Istanbul.
Keynote Speakers: Tom Lee, Tim Draper, Serguei Popov and more!
2. NFT.NYC — Exploring the Non-Fungible Blockchain Ecosystem
Industry leaders, influencers, developers and fans meet in New York City’s iconic Times Square for all things Non Fungible. Enjoy debates thought-leader talks, workshops and industry briefings from the leading names and brands in blockchain.
Date: February 20, 2019.
Location: PlayStation Theater, Times Square, NYC.
Keynote Speakers: Richard Titus, Michael J Casey, Benny Giang, Virgil Griffith and more!
3. World Blockchain Summit
World Blockchain Summit is a global series of elite gatherings that take place in 15+ destinations across the world. The summit features enterprise use-cases, government use-cases, inspirational keynotes, panel discussions, tech-talks, Blockchain exhibition, startup pitch competitions, and a host of networking opportunities.
Date: February 28, 2019.
Location: Marina Bay Sands Hotel, 10 Bayfront Ave Singapore.
Keynote Speakers: Kohei Kurihara, Alvin Chua, Mastura Ishak, Samson Lee and more!
4. DC Blockchain Summit 2019
The DC Blockchain Summit is one the most distinguished Blockchain events in the world, bringing together the world’s leading Blockchain executives and technologists, public policy makers, and academics — all with a common interest in or passion for Blockchain technology.
Date: March 6–7, 2019.
Location: Georgetown University — Rafik B. Hariri Building, Lohrfink Auditorium. 37th and O Street, NW, Washington, DC 20057 United States
Keynote Speakers: Brad Garlinghouse, Tom Jessop, Anoop Nannra, Morgan Ortagus and more!
5. Token 2049
Meet the pioneers, the early believers, highly influential and established opinion leaders. People from leading crypto projects and digital asset funds will come to Hong Kong to share their knowledge and stories, providing exceptional insights into the ever-larger growing crypto ecosystem. They will be joined by global media, thought-leaders, regulators and over 2,000 participants for two productive and insightful networking days.
Date: March 13–14, 2019.
Location: Kerry Hotel-38 Hung Luen Road, Hung Hom Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Keynote Speakers: Charlie Lee, Justin Sun, Max Kordek, Yanislav Malahov and more!
6. Block Hedge Conference Bangkok
Block Hedge is said to be one of the premier conferences in the sphere of Blockchain. Joining here will be a unique opportunity to connect world’s leading thought leaders, investors and innovators from across the globe. This is an international platform for showcasing the latest blockchain innovation, contemporary industry trends, hottest STOs and much more. This time Block Hedge is hosting its 2nd annual mega blockchain and crypto conference in Bangkok, Thailand on March 29. You will get a chance to meet 500+ attendees, 40+ international speakers, 20+ VCs, 50 Media Partners and much more. So, why wait? Register now and leverage this platform to meet like-minded professionals and grow your business like never before.
Date: March 29, 2019
Location: Grand Hyatt Erawan, Bangkok, Thailand
Keynote Speakers: Jason Hsu, Giang Le Ngoc, Reuben Yap, Dennis Trawnitschek, J.L Velde and more!
7. Anon Blockchain Summit Austria
The Blockchain Summit Austria will be a comprehensive two-day conference focusing on real-life applications of Blockchain in finance, government, insurance, healthcare, energy, supply chain as well as mobility. Experienced speakers, keen investors and opinion leaders will examine the opportunities and threats of this emerging technology. They will analyze the status quo and give a foresight on what we might expect in the future.
Date: April 2, 2019.
Location: BlockExpo GmbH Bauernmarkt 1010 Vienna.
Keynote Speakers: Mariya Gabriel, Helen Hai, Dr. Thomas Endress, Jolanda Ter Maten and more!
8. Security Token Summit — LA
Security Token Summit is a high-end, Security Token & Digital Securities focused event. It features a robust agenda spanning a variety of themes such as custody, compliance, regulation, investing, marketing, tokenization, standards, issuance, and real estate.
Date: April 8, 2019.
Location: Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles.
Keynote Speakers: Ami Ben David, Jor Law, Amy Wan, Tal Elyashiv and more!
9. Crypto Invest Summit 2019
Crypto invest summit is the leading conference & summit focused on sustainable investing in blockchain technologies. An exclusive, curated, high-impact, informative and thought-provoking event present by some of the world’s foremost innovators.
Date: April 9–10, 2019.
Location: LA Convention Center, 1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angles CA.
Speakers: Andrew Dix, David Weild IV, Amy Wan, P. Bart Stephens and more!
10. Paris Blockchain Week Summit
Paris Blockchain Week Summit is the flagship event of Paris Blockchain Week the Summit is the peak event gathering more than 3000 attendees and 100 speakers. During two days, we will take the main stage to discuss EU regulation, stable coins, decentralized exchanges, security tokens, scalability issues, recent advances in consensus mechanisms and many more! Renowned speakers from the best Blockchain and digital asset companies in the world will share their stories and insights on the market and its prospects.
Date: April 17, 2019.
Location: 5 Parvis Alan Turing, 75013 Paris France.
Keynote Speakers: Bruno Le Maire, Eva Kaili, Arthur Breitman, Wei Zhou, Dominik Schiener and more!
11. Consensus 2019
CoinDesk is proud to present our 5th annual Blockchain technology summit, May 13–15, 2019, at the New York Hilton Midtown and Sheraton New York Times Square. Professionals from leading industry startups, investment ﬁrms, ﬁnancial services giants, global brands, academic institutions and policy groups will return to New York to discuss the evolving real-world applications of Blockchain technology. Consensus will feature three days of demos, networking and expert discussions regarding the most important commercial developments, technical innovations, and public policy issues. It will feature 8,000+ attendees, 200+ sponsors and 125+ speakers who are building the foundations of the Blockchain and digital assets ecosystem.
Date: May 13–15, 2019
Location: New York Hilton Midtown
Keynote Speakers: TBA
12. Digital Asset Summit (DAS)
Digital Asset Summit (DAS) is a conference for institutional participants in the digital asset space. On May 15th, the most influential family offices, CIOs, fund managers and regulators will gather to discuss developments in market infrastructure and regulatory hurdles in the crypto ecosystem. Register today to connect with and learn from our highly curated network of partners, executives and innovators.
Date: May 15th, 2019
Location: New York Cipriani 25 Broadway NY, NY 10004
Keynote Speakers: Tom Jessop, John Tornatore, Ken Seiff, Erik Torenberg, Michael Moro ,Travis Kling and more!
13. Blockchain Summit
Blockchain Summit London is the largest Blockchain-dedicated event in Europe, bringing together 5,000 industry leaders, business decision makers, tech innovators and investors. Based on unrivaled content and practical ‘how-to’ case studies, over 200 visionary speakers will address the challenges and opportunities of our Blockchain future. Interactive sessions, workshops and roundtables offer exceptional networking opportunities with a purely Blockchain -focused audience.
Date: June 25–26, 2019.
Location: Olympia West, London
Keynote Speakers: Bob Crozier, Amit Varma, May Winifield, Marjan Delatinne and more!