In October, the global blockchain community will converge to Dubai for a premiere conference to discuss the latest industry developments.
Co-hosted by NexChange Group, Evolution Group and EcoX Dubai, Gulf Blockchain Week 2021 will take place in JW Marriott Marquis Dubai. The week-long event, created in partnership with CV VC and CoinAgenda, will run from October 8 to October 15, 2021. The core Gulf Blockchain Summit is scheduled for October 11-12.
The Arabian Gulf states refers to a set of countries that border the Arabian Gulf, with a combined population of almost 100 million people. In the context of the new digital era the Gulf states have managed to develop an advanced technological infrastructure via extensive research and piloting real life use cases.
Juwan Lee, Chairman of NexChange Group: “Since the start of the pandemic, the Gulf has really shown a leadership position in bringing together a central point as a blockchain hub. The reality is that the ecosystem has really been the strategic foresight over many years.”
UAE, Bahrain, and Saudi Arabia have been on the forefront of examining current and future applications of blockchain systems across financial services, in supply chain management, and in the education sector.
Shailen Bhatia, Managing Director of Evolution Group: “In line with the Emirates Blockchain Strategy 2021, we at Evolution Group along with our partners look forward to provide a platform for the participating members at Gulf Blockchain Week to adapt to the latest technologies and innovation practices at the global level in the blockchain ecosystem.”
Hundreds of world known experts, investors, academics and business leaders will convene for the event and define the blockchain agenda for the Gulf region.
Jorge Sebastião, Co-Founder EcoX: “Gulf Blockchain Week is an essential element of community building which brings together expert speakers as well as Ecosystem partners in a networking and knowledge transfer format; EcoX participation highlights it’s commitment to the blockchain community.”
NexChange Group is a venture builder and media platform specializing in Blockchain, FinTech, HealthTech, AI, and Smart Cities.
Evolution is an esteemed company in event management. Having done hundreds of different events all over UAE, the group of companies shares a mission in the event industry.
EcoX is the platform behind the most renowned, largest and longest running Blockchain
community event which was founded in 2018 and showcased over 500+ speakers and VIP investor dinners in Dubai.
CV VC is an early-stage venture capital investor with a focus on startups that build on blockchain technology. CV VC operates its own incubator and ecosystem business under the CV Labs brand, which consists of international co-working spaces, advisory services and events.
CoinAgenda is the leading global conference series connecting professional investors, traders, family offices and digital currency funds with top entrepreneurs in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sectors.