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Cryptocurrency events round-up 13 August to 20 August

Posted: 6 August 2018 5:38 pm
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Find out what's coming up in crypto, and whether it's worth being there when it does.

Cryptocurrency conferences are where news breaks, and staying ahead of the curve often means staying on top of the events.

Cryptocurrency and blockchain events like these 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 13 August to 20 August.

13 - 15 August 2018
Las Vegas
United States
14 August 2018
14 - 16 August 2018
15 August 2018
16 - 17 August 2018
Kuala Lumpur
17 - 18 August 2018
Santa Barbara
United States

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


A packed event drawing on investment and tech advice from both the crypto and the non-crypto world, with speakers including Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak (who's a bit ambivalent about crypto) and Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman (who reckons cryptocurrency is a total crock) and many more.

Crypto Sydney - BridgeX Network, AuBit Protocol

This is one of Sydney's regular cryptocurrency meet-ups, each of which brings knowledgeable guests and attendees, with an emphasis on collaborative information sharing.

Blockchain Futurist Conference

This is a big event in Toronto, drawing big names like Charles Hoskinson (Ethereum, Cardano), Ryan Taylor (Dash), Anthony Di Iorio (Jaxx, Decentral) and Larry King (CNN).

BLOCONOMIC Blockchain Economic Summit 2018

An event for those who want to get closer to South-East Asia's thriving blockchain technology scene in Malaysia's thriving capital, with a focus on well-rounded exploration of the must-know topics in cryptocurrency.

Decentralized Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains

This is an in-depth conference for those who want to take a deep dive and hear from leaders in the field. The conference features Vitalik Buterin.

Disclosure: At the time of writing, the author holds ETH, IOTA, ICX, VET, XLM, BTC and ADA.

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