October 19, 2023 — Global Blockchain Summitan event from emerging technology event organizer Trescon, returns to Dubai on 1-2 November 2023 at the Address Dubai Marina, with strategic partners such as Dubai AI and Web3 Campus from the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), the largest cluster of of AI and Web3 companies in MENA.
The Summit, one of the longest-running global blockchain series, has become a comprehensive platform where top blockchain leaders, industry veterans, web3 innovators and visionaries converge to discuss current trends and innovations leading to the inclusion of blockchain-based solutions in key sectors of the global economy.
Dubai, one of the leading financial hubs in the region, is fast becoming the blockchain capital of the world through progressive regulations, favorable investment climate and expanding digital infrastructure. According to a recent Fintech Global report, Blockchain and Crypto have emerged as a dynamic sub-sector within the UAE FinTech landscape, accounting for a significant 42% of total deals in 2023. With the establishment of the Dubai AI and Web3 Campus by DIFC, the Dubai Virtual Assets Regulatory Authority (VARA) and the Dubai Blockchain strategy are attracting global investors and innovators, and the opportunity is now ripe for the UAE to foster a thriving digital economy.
The Summit brings together more than 2,000 Web3 decision makers, more than 300 investors and more than 100 speakers, and also includes the regional final of the Startup World Cup organized by the famous US-based venture capital firm Pegasus Ventures, offering the winner a a chance to play in the world finals hosted in San Francisco and a chance to win $1 million in funding.
#WBSDubai features compelling keynotes, usage presentations from leading blockchain visionaries and experts, and engaging panel discussions on key issues dominating the Web3 space today. Highlights of the Summit discussions include Web3 regulations, NFTs in music and entertainment, Web3 gaming, blockchain privacy, tokenomics and more.
Keynote speakers at the event include:
- Charles Hoskinson, CEO & Founder, Input Output Global | Cardano
- Fredrik Gregaard, CEO, Cardano Foundation
- Shogo Ishida, Co-CEO, Middle East and Africa, Emurgo
- Julian Banks, CEO, Univox
- William Bao Bean, CEO, Orbit Startups
- Miriam Kiwan, Vice President, MEA, Circle
- Joao Blumel, Metaverse Mind Reading Show,
- Hasnae Taleb, American Chamber of Commerce in Abu Dhabi, Partner & CIO of Ento Capital, TV personality and influencer
- Dr. Sameer Al Ansari, Managing Director, Ras Al Khaimah, Digital Assets Oasis
“Dubai’s global prominence in innovation and technology is undeniable. By embracing blockchain-based solutions, the UAE national economy is set to experience a meteoric rise. With a shared passion for global digital transformation, we at Trescon are committed to supporting the global network of innovators, founders and startups through platforms such as the World Blockchain Summit. This summit is poised to become the perfect stage for blockchain pioneers to cultivate meaningful connections and unveil the next-generation solutions that can redefine the blockchain landscape.” – Sharath Kumar, Business Director, World Blockchain Summit
As the countdown begins for another exciting edition of the World Blockchain Summit, seize the moment and engage with the event. Book your tickets today before it’s too late.
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About the World Blockchain Summit (WBS)
The World Blockchain Summit (WBS) is a Trescon event that supports the development of the global blockchain, crypto and Web3 ecosystem.
WBS is the world’s longest running blockchain, crypto and Web3. Since our founding in 2017, WBS has hosted over 20 editions in 11 countries as they strive to build the ultimate networking and deal streaming platform for the Web3 ecosystem. Each edition brings together global leaders and emerging startups, including investors, developers, IT leaders, entrepreneurs, government authorities and more.
Trescon is a pioneering force in global business events and services, leading the adoption of emerging technologies while promoting sustainability and inclusive leadership. With a deep understanding of the realities and requirements of the growing markets in which they operate, they strive to offer innovative and high-quality business platforms for their clients.
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