For newcomers, cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology can be intimidating concepts to research about. The fledgling sector is at the forefront of the innovative technological revolution that is happening at the moment. However, one of the best ways to find out about cryptocurrencies, blockchain, DeFi, the metaverse and related technologies is by attending cryptocurrency events. This has led to several event and conference organizers around the world hosting more in-person events where crypto-enthusiasts can meet the movers and shakers of this space.
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts, we’ve prepared a list of six of the most exciting upcoming crypto events to mark on their crypto calendar.
1. Time for Consensus 2022
Time for Consensus 2022 is an upcoming crypto-focused event hosted by CoinDesk, one of the most popular news portals for Bitcoin and digital currencies. The event, which is scheduled from 9th June to 12th June in Austin, Texas, will be held in cooperation with the World Economic Forum. It will feature speakers such as Joseph Lubin (ConsenSys), Sam Bankman-Fried (FTX), Changpeng Zhao (Binance) and Mike Novogratz (Galaxy Digital).
2. World Metaverse Show
World Metaverse Show is a Metaverse-focused event which will attract investors, entrepreneurs, governments, technology providers, enterprises and experts from Web3, XR, VFX, 3D, gaming and beyond. Scheduled from 15th June to 16th June, the event will feature speakers such as Julia Myers from NWO.ai, Jamie Burke from Outlier Ventures and Dr Sana Farid from the VR/AR Association.
3. 2022 Global Encryption Investment Expo
The 2022 Global Encryption Investment Expo is one of the most important and largest cryptocurrency events of this year, organised by IFINEXPO. The event, which is scheduled for 15th June 2022 is expected to attract more than 5000 attendees to the 5-star Jumeirah Emirates Hotel in Dubai. This jam packed event will feature multiple speakers and more than 60 of the top financial media and media institutions such as BiYi Cheng from CMC Markers, Yuan Yao from YiRen loan, Jian Ding from GSR Ventures and Jonathan Brewer from IS Prime.
4. The 4Th Annual NFT Industry Event
Known as the “ Superbowl of NFTs”, The 4Th Annual NFT Industry Event is an NFT focused event organised by NFT.NYC looks to attract brands, developers, entrepreneurs, gamers, artists, investors, collectors and enthusiaststo the NFT space. The event, which is scheduled to be hosted across 7 famous venues in Time Square from June 20th to 23rd, 2022, is expected to have more than 1000 NFT community members as speakers. Some of the famous speakers expected at the event include Adam McBride from Amplify, Adam Small from IPAssets Technology, Adam Vallejo from 4Ufoundation andAmyli McDaniel from Mintangible.
5. The Metaverse Global
The Metaverse Global Congress is an upcoming Metaverse-focused conference organised by Questex. The event, which is scheduled from June 28th to June 29th, 2022 in San Jose, California, will provide a platform for companies and start-ups to develop and foster relationships with business leads that they will encounter at the event. It features a star cast of speakers from varied backgrounds such as Alison Alexander from MetaCampus, Caleb Applegate from Enjin, Aaron Brossoit from Golden Shovel Agency, Emily Eitches from Blueberry Entertainment and Dan Holland from Dentsu.
6. The 4th Edition of the Global DeFi Investment Summit
The 4th Edition OF THE Global DeFi Investment Summit is an upcoming event scheduled from 29th June to 30th June focused on discussing DeFi, Metaverse, Gamefi, NFTs and Web 3.0. It is expected that t attract some of the top blockchain pioneers, crypto projects, VCs, and business entrepreneurs who want to usher in the age of decentralised finance. This year’s event is special as it is being held under the patronage of the private officeof His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Ahmed Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan. It will feature more than 30 speakers who will shed light on the role played by DeFi in the modern world.
Cryptocurrency events like the ones mentioned above are dedicated live or digital events organised for crypto-enthusiasts, traders and investors. These events can be anything from conferences, festivals and even expos which are hosted by numerous blockchain and cryptocurrency-focused companies. With various activities such as hackathons and workshops added into the mix, these events provide the perfect platform for learning and exploring cryptocurrencies, blockchain, NFTs and related technologies of the future.