Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Con 2018

February 22 – 24, 2018 – Dallas, TX

why attend?

Blockchain technology & use cases

Blockchain technology & use cases

The blockchain technology is much more than Bitcoin and mining and trading cryptocurrencies. It can be leveraged in a wide variety of industries. All the potential use cases of blockchain technology will be given in-depth treatment at BCC-2018.

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations

A DAO is made possible by the blockchain, most especially Ethereum, and smart contracts. At BCC-2018 our speakers will show how properly implemented DAOs will challenge and disrupt traditional organizations across a wide variety of industries.

Decentralized applications

Decentralized applications

Dapps are as hot as mobile apps were a few years ago. Yes, you’ll hear talks on Dapps, but you’ll also have the opportunity to build your own via workshops, hackathons and a formal training class conducted by one of our developer training partners.

Mining and trading cryptocurrencies

Mining and trading cryptocurrencies

Given the cost involved, whether it still makes sense to mine is an open debate. But that’s not the only means to earn cryptocurrencies. Learn from experts how to accumulate cryptocurrencies without spending a fortune. You might even learn how to issue your own.

Financial technology

Financial technology

Startups and established financial institutions are bringing blockchain databases to play in the fintech arena. The result is an intense competition. You’ll hear experts in the field discuss what this means for financial transactions across the board.

Initial Coin Offerings

Initial Coin Offerings

Bubble or not, ICOs present tantalizing financial opportunities for developers and investors. In a Q & A session, you’ll have the opportunity to ask a panel of experts your most pressing questions about the ICO market.

Security & privacy on the blockchain

Security & privacy on the blockchain

Wherever you’re operating on the technology spectrum, security and privacy issues are bound to follow. Hear industry experts discuss the unique security and privacy considerations associated with blockchain and the applications built atop it.

Networking opportunities

Networking opportunities

BCC-2018 will be your first opportunity of 2018 to network and rub shoulders with those trying to change how we interact, communicate and conduct business using the blockchain technology. It’s an opportunity you wouldn’t want to miss.

Register

BCC-2018 will be a high-quality but low-cost technology conference. So attending won’t make a dent on your bank account. Early-bird registration is open. Sitting is limited, so click on the button to register early using fiat currecncy. If you’ll rather pay using a cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, ETH, BCH, or OMG), send an email to digitize@THIS_SITE, where THIS_SITE is protonmail.com.

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Agenda & Speakers

This is a skeletal agenda and the first batch of speakers. More speakers and the complete agenda will be published soon. Stay tuned!

BCC 2018: Schedule

Sponsors

Want to join the companies listed in this section and sponsor the conference? View available sponsorship levels here

Pactum

Pactum

Pactum is an Austin, Texas-based crypto-startup that aims to accelerate the global adoption of Ethereum through Configurable Smart Contracts (CSC).

BitClave

BitClave

BitClave is the next generation of search data privacy. You should have control over who can use it – and how. Our decentralized search engine helps you truly find what you’re looking for and get compensated for your data, making third-party advertising networks unnecessary. Powered by blockchain, you can rest assured your data is protected.

Call for papers

The CFP is closed, but we’re still evaluating the entries, so if you have something really good to present at the conference, there’s still a chance that we’ll entertain you. Just send us an email to digitize@This_SITE, where This_SITE is protonmail.com.

Media partners

Sticker Mule

Sticker Mule

Sticker Mule is the easiest way to buy custom stickers. We help thousands of people, startups, bloggers, developers and companies order awesome stickers that are printed beautifully and ship fast. We ship for free, provide free online proofs with every order and offer extremely fast turnaround. Sticker Mule aims to be the Internet’s favorite sticker printer.

CEX.IO

CEX.IO

CEX.IO is a leading Bitcoin exchange since 2013, developing and delivering innovative products to the market using blockchain technologies. Whether you’re a new or experienced trader, you can buy, sell and trade Bitcoins at CEX.IO.

Brave New Coin

Brave New Coin

Brave New Coin (BNC) supplies spot pricing for bitcoin and over 380 cryptocurrencies and assets to global financial markets. We have built a superior Market-Data Engine for the blockchain & Digital Equities industry. We collect, process & index live data from over 160 trading platforms in real-time to produce Digital Asset API’s and blockchain Data tools for Developers, Traders & Enterprise.

Eventcha.in

Eventcha.in

Eventcha.in is a global tracking platform of blockchain events. We can help anyone to find a conference or a meetup that he/she is truly interested in and wants to take part in. We can also help you to arrange your own perfect event.

Evencha.in is the project of Byzantium ICO agency. A team of professionals with backgrounds in blockchain technology, investing, PR and marketing.

BlockExplorer

BlockExplorer

BlockExplorer is the longest running source of Bitcoin blockchain information and a leader in the financial technology media industry. BlockExplorer gives decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a trusted source of data, analysis, and news.

R3

R3

R3 is an enterprise software firm working with over 80 banks, financial institutions, regulators, trade associations, professional services firms and technology companies to develop Corda, our distributed ledger platform designed specifically for financial services.

Corda training is an intensive, structured two-day course for developers. This course will provide developers with the key skills necessary to develop financial grade distributed applications on the Corda platform.

Blockmatics

Blockmatics

Blockmatics is a consulting and education company that produces interactive, in-depth training programs on blockchain technology, its use cases and implementations. From experimenting with the OpenBazaar bitcoin marketplace to launching a personal blockchain on Microsoft Azure, we guide our students through hands on exercises, demonstrations, and facilitate group discussions.

We have been teaching about cryptocurrencies, decentralization and blockchain technology through informal workshops since 2014. Blockmatics grew out of market demand and is focused on furthering the ideas and implementations of decentralized systems.

Venue

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Con 2018 will take place from Thursday, February 22 to Saturday, February 24, at the Dr Pepper StarCenter in Farmers Branch, a suburb of Dallas, Texas. Though the venue may change, the date is set. Meanwhile, if you need to reach out to use for any reason, you may send us a DM on Twitter or send an email to digitize@This_SITE, where This_SITE is protonmail.com.

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code of conduct

All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers are required to agree with the following code of conduct. Organizers will enforce this code throughout the event. We are expecting cooperation from all participants to help ensure a safe environment for everybody.

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