FIRA Gran Via, Barcelona will house the second major annual Blockchain Solutions Worldand Crypto Economy World this This 16 – 18 October, alongside the newly launched De(v) Central (hosted by Blockchainhou.se) and BlockchaINVEST, all curated by BECON.
In addition, these four events are co-located with the IoT Solutions World Congress and the Artificial Intelligence & Cognitive Systems Forum, with all 14,000 attendees having access to the entire exhibition and hundreds of exhibiting companies, from Google to Intel and from Microsoft to New Alchemy
BECON (Blockchain Ecosystem Network) is a global and cross-sector platform for collaboration, networking, explaining and advancing Blockchain methodologies and solutions. The goal is to accelerate the growth of a sustainable ecosystem that drives the application and implementation of Blockchain in all private and public sectors.
The 2018 edition of Blockchain Solutions World will be focussing on real-world use cases and solutions, with special focus on different vertical sectors: Connected Transport & Logistics, Manufacturing and Supply Chains, Healthcare, Energy, Real Estate, Music & Entertainment, Government and Blockchain for Good.
This year’s Crypto Economy World follows 26 global events in 2018 including San Francisco, London, Amsterdam, Singapore, Sydney, Mumbai, New York, Seoul and Malta where blockchain projects and companies engage with decision makers, institutional investors, venture capitalists, angel and retail investors. With focus on presenting the developments within the crypto economy and the role of ICOs and token inspired ventures, and fuelled by the success of the Crypto Economy series with special Investor-by-Invitation programmes, more than 1,000 investors are expected to gather in Barcelona this October.
De(v) Central (hosted by Blockchainhou.se) launches in Barcelona this year and will comprise of dedicated 45 minute deep dive sessions by blockchain protocol organisations on how to develop (decentralised) applications on their platform. First confirmed speakers include executives from Verge, Consensus / Ethereum, DoubleChain, Open Ledger and Zilliqa with more to be announced.
BlockchaINVEST will feature some of the most promising international blockchain companies and crypto projects looking to raise capital and meet investors and fund managers, all in a very intimate and highly interactive setting. BlockchaINVEST seminar sessions will take place in a special theatre on the exhibition floor and project teams will present how their solution uses blockchain technology to solve existing problems or create additional efficiencies in various vertical industries.