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Everybody says they’re tired of video conference calls on Zoom, but there hasn’t been much to take its place. Now emerging tech PR and event agency EAK Digital and London-based Sine Wave Entertainment have teamed up to create a blockchain technology conference in a virtual world. The BlockDown conference will take place June 18 and June 19 in Breakroom, a social hub you can visit via virtual reality or as a 2D experience on your PC or Mac.
Taking place June 18-19, Blockdown will feature keynotes from speakers such as Akon, roundtables, networking events, a tradeshow floor, and an afterparty with live DJ. Tickets are available both for free and with paid VIP upgrades.
The BlockDown 3D virtual conference made an extremely successful debut in April, drawing in thousands of participants from across the globe who were interested in interacting with the prominent blockchain companies and speakers that attended the event.
Consequently, BlockDown is now announcing that they will be hosting another virtual event this June, bringing another host of “A-list” industry experts, while also offering the first 1,000 registrants free tickets.
The use of technology to collaborate and communicate has never been more lauded than it is now during lockdown. Blockdown – a combination of blockchain and lockdown, is an online 2-day event that was held this week aimed at the crypto community. It was created by the organisers of Istanbul Blockchain Week to bring educational and networking activities online.
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Blockchain and cryptocurrency are sectors of the financial technology industry that are used to leading the way when it comes to innovation, and it’s no surprise that blockchain conferences are quickly moving online in an effort to keep people in the crypto community connected while also maintaining the strict social distancing we should all be following during this testing time.
Blockchain and cryptocurrency enthusiasts have found new ways to come together amid the global coronavirus lockdown. A crypto conference called BlockDown 2020 is scheduled to take place in the virtual realm this month, with big name personalities from the blockchain community set to appear as digital 3D avatars.
BlockDown 2020 Unveils 3D BlockDown World set to break new ground for Virtual Conferences | News BTC
Virtual crypto conference BlockDown 2020 will utilize cutting edge tech that puts its visitors inside a virtual 3D conference. BlockDown attendees will be able to design and choose their own avatar before sending it into the virtual conference hall, which will feature booths, stands and keynote speakers from some of crypto’s most colorful characters and businesses. Attendees are also encouraged to watch the BlockDown mainstage and panels all within the 3D environment.
In what will be a first for the blockchain Industry, BlockDown 2020 will be using cutting edge technology throughout the conference with promises of 3D Avatar based networking allowing participants to create their own virtual model and meet other blockchain enthusiasts.
This 2 day-long 100% digital blockchain extravaganza debuts on April 16. Furthermore, it promises to be an incredible industry-focused conference. Moreover, that could be the pre-eminent reason for Blockdown’s decorated speaker list.
Binance CEO and Akon, other big names to speak at BlockDown 2020 virtual conference on April 16-17 | CryptoSlate
Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance will be delivering a keynote speech and an AMA at the BlockDown 2020 virtual conference. The virtual event, which will take place on Apr. 16 and Apr. 17, will also feature other prominent speakers, including NEO co-founder Da Hongfei, ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees, Peter McCormack, and music superstar Akon.
This virtual conference will take place in a 3D World with the biggest names in blockchain | CryptoSlate
One conference is taking an exceptionally forward approach to bridging real life with virtual reality, forging a 3D digital world that will allow users to attend and interact with the conference on a digital medium.
The coronavirus lockdown may have shut down conferences around the globe, but many virtual crypto conferences are accessible under quarantine.
The crypto industry has had to quickly adapt to the escalating coronavirus pandemic. Due to its disproportionately high number of remote workers, though, the industry is more geared up for this new paradigm than many other sectors.
This spring the crypto community will head online to participate in the first-ever BlockDown remote crypto conference.
The global rapper and crypto entrepreneur will attend a virtual blockchain conference, BlockDown, in mid-April to discuss his ambitious crypto project, Akoin. Turkish crypto PR Agency EAK Digital set up BlockDown after it had to postpone its own conference, Istanbul Blockchain Week, due to the coronavirus pandemic, company founder Erhan Korhaliller told Decrypt.
This spring the crypto community will head online to participate in the first-ever BlockDown remote crypto conference, and hear from visionary blockchain entrepreneurs and business leaders.
This spring the crypto community will head online to participate in the first-ever BlockDown remote crypto conference and hear from visionary blockchain entrepreneurs and business leaders, including Akon global music artist, Co-Founder & Chairman of Akoin, Roger Ver, Executive Chairman of Bitcoin.com, and Bitcoin Educator Jimmy Song.
With multiple crypto conferences globally postponed or delayed because of concerns around the spread of the coronavirus, BlockDown is a chance for the crypto community to network, engage and learn, without leaving their desks.
Istanbul Blockchain Week to shine the spotlight on Turkey – Yahoo Finance
Promising to be the blockchain event of 2020, the inaugural iteration of Istanbul Blockchain Week (April 6-10 2020) looks set to draw a large crowd.
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This spring the crypto community will head online to participate in the first ever BlockDown remote crypto conference, and hear from visionary blockchain entrepreneurs and business leaders, including Akon global music artist, Co Founder & chairman of Akoin, Roger Ver, Executive Chairman of Bitcoin.com, and Bitcoin Educator Jimmy Song.
Speakers for virtual blockchain conference BlockDown 2020, which will be held online globally on April 16-17, have been announced today, and attendees can look forward to hearing from crypto and blockchain’s biggest hitters.