Global Blockchain Development Conference Coming to Hong Kong
On December 15th, 2018 in Hong Kong, crypto enthusiasts from around the world will converge on the Global Blockchain Development Conference. At this event, top names in the crypto industry will discuss some of the most pressing issues currently facing the industry.
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A-List Crypto Figures to Speak
The conference website has confirmed the following headline speakers:
- Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu
- Bitcoin investor Roger Ver
- BitcoinABC lead developer Amaury Séchet
- Bitcoin Unlimited chief scientist Peter Rizun
- bloXroute co-founder and chief architect Aleksandar Kuzmanovic
- Zcoin founder and core developer Poramin
The three-day event will host a series of presentations and discussions on a variety of topics, such as blockchain finance and blockchain ecology.
The most notable event on the schedule seems to be a round table discussion on December 16th titled, “Hash War.” Here, round table participants will talk about the Bitcoin Cash fork that occurred on November 15th, presumably discussing the effects it has had on the crypto markets.
Aside from the headlining speakers, the Global Blockchain Development Conference’s website shows several major development teams slated to attend, including Bitcoin ABC, Bitprim, and Bitcoin Unlimited.
Tickets and Location
The conference offers three tiers of ticket options for attendees. Each ticket package will allow entrance to the event at the Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East.
The basic, “normal ticket” tier costs $750 USD. This package gets attendees admittance to the event, a commemorative token, and resources for language interpretation during the presentations. According to the website, 500 of these tickets are available.
The second, “VIP ticket” tier goes for $900. This package provides attendees with VIP seating, a commemorative token, and language interpretation services during the presentations. 120 of these tickets are available for purchase.
The highest-level package, the “SVIP ticket” costs $1,200 and will get you a SVIP seat, as well as admittance to a dinner party and an SVIP cocktail party at the end of the conference. 80 SVIP tickets are available for purchase.
For more information, visit the official conference website.
Images via Pixabay, Global Blockchain Development Conference