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Cryptocurrency and blockchain events: 15 to 21 October

Posted: 6 October 2018 3:55 am
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Find out what's coming up in the world of crypto and whether it's actually worth being there when it occurs.

News breaks at cryptocurrency conferences. Staying ahead of the curve often means staying on top of events.

Cryptocurrency and blockchain events often showcase game-changers before they go mainstream and present valuable networking opportunities with some of the best-known names in cryptocurrency. Even if you can't make it in person, it's often worth keeping an eye out for live streams and other ways of telecommuting there.

Here's what's coming up next week, from 15 to 21 October.

Looking for other dates? Get the comprehensive list of crypto expos

2nd Blockchain Conference 2018
15-16 October 2018AucklandNew Zealand
Loyalty Live16-18 October 2018ChicagoUnited States
17-18 October 2018
18 October 2018
San Francisco
United States

2nd Blockchain Conference 2018

This conference brings together a diverse range of experts who will discuss all the opportunities, challenges and exciting possibilities in innovation and disruption that can be leveraged in Auckland using this technology.

Speakers will evaluate how to optimise consumer demand for value, explore tokenised securities, blockchain opportunities in the public service sector, decentralised governance, startup investments and much more.

This expo will help Kiwi's better understand the state of development of blockchain technology by exchanges, clearing houses, central counter parties and payment systems and exactly what all that means for you.

Loyalty Live

The primary focus of this event is to help bridge the gap between the world of loyalty rewards and the world of blockchain technology. The conference will examine various blockchains at the intersect of enterprise, big data, payments and loyalty rewards. Thought leaders, loyalty executives, blockchain startups and some of the biggest names from both of these industries will come together to better educate each other.

Over three days, Loyalty Live will dive into blockchain for enterprise with informative sessions and expert panels. Topics covered will include tracking systems, lowering transaction fees and eliminating fraud.

Crypto Game Conference

Crypto Games Conference is the first international conference dedicated to games and game services with use of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The summit aims to unite the worlds of games, blockchain, digital currencies and other innovative technologies, explore the implications and discover new opportunities.

More than 600 professionals from 25 countries plan on attending the conference. Over 100 brands will be represented and there will be in excess of 45 keynote speakers at the event. There will also be awards, pitches, exhibition showcases and networking meetings.

If you're interested in learning how the crypto and gaming worlds have collided and are keen to explore what other integrations are possible for the future, this conference seems like an ideal starting point.

Blockchain Summit 2018

This single day programme provides exceptional networking opportunities for the busy business executive.

The summit's keynote speakers will present enterprise case studies, take a deep-dive into related topics with roundtable discussions and hosted networking sessions. Industry leaders can come to connect with decision makers and technology innovators. There aren't any co-located side events.

Disclaimer: This information should not be interpreted as an endorsement of cryptocurrency or any specific provider, service or offering. It is not a recommendation to trade. Cryptocurrencies are speculative, complex and involve significant risks – they are highly volatile and sensitive to secondary activity. Performance is unpredictable and past performance is no guarantee of future performance. Consider your own circumstances, and obtain your own advice, before relying on this information. You should also verify the nature of any product or service (including its legal status and relevant regulatory requirements) and consult the relevant Regulators' websites before making any decision. Finder, or the author, may have holdings in the cryptocurrencies discussed.

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