9AM - 5PM
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1AM - 9PM
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WHAT IS WORLD BLOCKCHAIN SUMMIT?

World Blockchain Summit is a global series of elite gatherings that take place in 19+ destinations across the world.

It is a thought-leadership-driven initiative that brings together the most important stakeholders from the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency ecosystem such as investors, blockchain and crypto projects, exchanges, enterprises, government representatives, technology leaders - to discuss and deliberate the future of the industry and the revolutionary ways it can transform businesses and government functions.

The summit also features inspirational keynotes, pitch competitions, panel discussions, investor meet-ups, project showcases, industry use-cases and a host of formal and informal networking opportunities.

SPEAKERS

Reeve Collins is a long-standing pioneer in both digital marketing and the Bitcoin / Blockchain space. At his first blockchain venture he invented the stable coin as the Co-founder and CEO of Tether, the most used crypto currency in the world. Following this Reeve co-founded BLOCKv, raising $22 million in an ICO to deliver the first ever platform for the creation of NFTs.

Reeve Collins

Co-founder

SmartMedia Technologies

Co-founder

Tether

Sandeep Nailwal

Co-founder

Polygon

Marwan, a Crypto Pioneer is also the CEO of Foresee Payment Services LLC which is the UAE’s first crypto commodity payment processing company. In February 2018, Marwan founded the region's first crypto over the counter crypto trading desk with the establishment of his company OTC Supply DMCC.

DR MARWAN ALZAROUNI

CEO

Dubai Blockchain Center

Willem is a successful entrepreneur, investor and publicist. At the end of 2008, he gave up his journalistic work as a market commentator for Dutch National TV and started the Commodity Discovery Fund. He also started Amsterdamgold.com that same year, which was sold to the listed Value8 in 2011 after yearly sales grew to over 100 million euros.

Willem Middelkoop

CEO and Founder

Commodity Discovery Fund

Ralf Glabischnig is an Austrian entrepreneur and investor. As a serial entrepreneur is he actively building a worldwide Blockchain ecosystem with a focus on Switzerland

Ralf Glabischnig

Founder

Crypto Oasis

Talal Tabbaa is the CEO and Co-Founder of CoinMENA, a regulated crypto-currency exchange under the Central Bank of Bahrain. He also serves on the Board of Middle East Payment Services (MEPS) in Amman, Jordan and on the advisory board of the Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy.

Talal Tabbaa

Chief Executive Officer

CoinMENA

Prior to joining Pantera, Paul worked at Strive Capital as an associate focusing on investments in the mobile space, including an early-stage investment in App Annie. Previously, Paul was at Hatch Consulting and LECG and performed partnerships and growth for Urban Spoils.

Paul Veradittakit

Partner

Pantera Capital

Jemma is an expert in residence at Curtin University, has served on the board of the Water Corporation (Western Australia) and was Deputy Lord Mayor of the City of Perth. A contributor to Forbes, she gives regular talks on technology and leadership in business.

Dr Jemma Green

Co-Founder & Executive Chairman

Powerledger

discussion topics

NFTs and the future of the Metaverse

From Web 2.0 to Web 3.0

Current state of DeFi

Navigating Blockchain and Digital Assets as a VC

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) - How to Implement Corporate governance

Practical Implimentation of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs)

The institutionalisation of crypto markets

Regulatory advances in crypto

Meet crypto investors from across the global, who are gathering at World Blockchain Summit - Dubai. Meet crypto investors from across the global, who are gathering at World Blockchain Summit - Dubai.
Investor
Connect

Meet with Institutional Investors, Family Offices, Hedge Funds, Asset Allocators and Angel Investors who are on the lookout for the most promising entrepreneurial projects in the Crypto and Blockchain space.

Listen to crypto investors, HNIs and influencers, who are thought leaders in the Crypto world, at WBS Dubai Listen to crypto investors, HNIs and influencers, who are thought leaders in the Crypto world, at WBS Dubai
BlocKonnect

Meet the world-renowned industry experts, who are handpicked based on their contribution to the field of distributed ledger technology.

Gain insights from these IT Leaders, Tech Entrepreneurs and Blockchain Developers who are thought leaders in the Crypto world.

Listen to experts discussing the latest trends in Blockchain and Crypto at WBS Dubai. Listen to experts discussing the latest trends in Blockchain and Crypto at WBS Dubai.
Enlightening
Sessions

Listen to enlightening sessions from some of the greatest minds in the Blockchain and Crypto space as the answer some of today's most pressing questions in the current industry.

They will be joining through thought-provoking panel discussions, keynotes, use-cases, fireside chats and more.

Explore the latest projects and use cases in the crypto and blockchain world at World Blockchain Summit Dubai. Explore the latest projects and use cases in the crypto and blockchain world at World Blockchain Summit Dubai.
Product
Showcase

The show features presentations, use-case-studies and educational sessions by global technology providers who are showcasing their latest innovations designed with the primary focus on enabling businesses and organizations to adopt Blockchain and Crypto solutions.

pitch competition

CONTEST TO WIN

US$ 1,000,000

Get a chance to win the regional cup of the startup worldcup and fly to San Francisco to compete with 30 other contestants to win US$1 million.

Startup World Cup has set a precedent for attracting the world’s brightest minds across the globe and look forward to having you participate in solving the planet’s biggest challenges through ground-breaking solutions that move ecosystems forward.

Why Dubai?

Middle East and Africa’s Blockchain Spending to Surge 400 per cent by 2023

Source: Cointelegraph

The UAE, particularly Dubai, is recognised for its welcoming stance on crypto and blockchain technology. Dubai facilitates its governing bodies to promote and foster the adoption of blockchain.

  • The DMCC Crypto Centre – launched in May to promote cryptographic and blockchain technologies in Dubai – is home to more than 100 organisations operating in the crypto space.
  • The city has opened a new free economic zone for business offering, issuing, listing and trading in Crypto. The Dubai Multi Commodities Center has signed an agreement with the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) to enable licensing for firms that deal with crypto assets.
  • Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA) signed an agreement with the SCA to contribute to driving growth in the cryptocurrency sector and enhance the use of blockchain in Dubai and the UAE, which will be an essential part of the nation's blockchain strategy.

About The Venue

Dubbed "Dubai's most iconic resort", Atlantis The Palm, Dubai lives up to its title in every sense of the word.

A luxury hotel resort located at the apex of the Palm Jumeirah in the United Arab Emirates, it's known for its world-renowned resort, dining in award-winning celebrity chef restaurants, and the Aquaventure Waterpark.

Whether you're looking for a great place for a vacation or a quick dine-in experience, Atlantis The Palm is a world away from your everyday.

WHY ATTEND?

WHY SHOULD

GOVERNMENTS

ATTEND?

Draft new regulations, meet potential partners, network with global blockchain experts

  • Learn from industry experts and thought leaders to help draft new regulations and policies
  • Explore latest blockchain innovations from established tech leaders and emerging startups
  • Understand how to automate and cut costs of several state-provided services
  • Explore collaboration opportunities with top global technology enterprises
  • Network with elite blockchain experts, business owners, investors and startups
  • Identify and incentivize local startups/ICOs with a potential to develop innovative solutions and services

WHY SHOULD

ENTERPRISES

ATTEND?

Explore innovative blockchain products, network with regional governments and potential partners

  • Explore latest blockchain innovations from established tech leaders and emerging startups
  • Learn from the world’s top-most blockchain gurus, successful use-cases, implementation, roadblocks and much more
  • Find relevant startups/ICOs for collaboration to develop products and services of mutual interest
  • Network with regional government authorities and potential partners

WHY SHOULD

STARTUPS/ICOs

ATTEND?

Showcase innovations, get brand exposure and network with investors to help raise funds

  • Showcase your innovations in front of early adopters, governments and enterprises who are eager to explore blockchain solutions in their businesses
  • Raise funds by meeting with potential investors interested in your type of product and solutions
  • Present your ideas and innovations in front of curated audience consisting of investors, senior government authorities and global technology enterprises
  • Get maximum brand exposure through regional and international media, tech-bloggers and journalists
  • Learn and network with international blockchain experts and regional policy makers

WHY SHOULD

INVESTORS

ATTEND?

Meet curated startups/ICOs, network with elites from enterprises, governments and global blockchain experts

  • Meet curated startups that have potential value in a growth oriented markets and practical solutions to real problems
  • Get privileged access to startup pitch decks that are curated and approved by our advisory board comprising of investors, thought leaders and senior technology fellows
  • Access to dedicated networking lounge specially reserved for speakers, investors and VIPs attending the show
  • Receive startup pitch decks much prior to the event, so you can come prepared with your customized questions to them

TOP TESTIMONIALS THAT WILL MAKE YOU WANT TO ATTEND WBS!

Book your tickets to
World Blockchain Summit - Dubai

  • Conference sessions
  • Executive luncheons on both days
  • Networking coffee breaks
  • Exhibition area
  • Afterparty

US$ 299

Valid till January 31, 2022

Note:

Not applicable to solution/service/event providers.

Enquire Now, if you wish to sponsor the event or join as an exhibitor.

  • Conference access
  • Executive luncheons on both days
  • Networking coffee breaks
  • Exhibition area
  • After-party access
  • VIP and speaker lounge access
  • VIP Lunch Area Access
  • Pre-event investor dinner
  • Access to pitch decks

US$ 699

Pricing schedule:
Pre-Event (US$ 699) ends on 15 Oct 2022
Last-minute (US$ 999) available until tickets sell out

  • Conference access
  • Executive luncheons on both days
  • Networking coffee breaks
  • Exhibition area
  • After-party access
  • VIP and speaker lounge access
  • VIP Lunch Area Access
  • Pre-event investor dinner
  • Access to pitch decks

US$ 1999

Pricing schedule:
Pre-Event (US$ 1999) ends on 15 Oct 2022
Last-minute (US$ 2499) available until tickets sell out

  • Conference access
  • Executive luncheons on both days
  • Networking coffee breaks
  • Exhibition area
  • After-party access
  • VIP and speaker lounge access
  • VIP Lunch Area Access
  • Pre-event investor dinner
  • Access to pitch decks

US$ 1999

Pricing schedule:
Pre-Event (US$ 1999) ends on 15 Oct 2022
Last-minute (US$ 2499) available until tickets sell out

Note:

Enquire Now, if you wish to sponsor the event or join as an exhibitor.

  • Conference sessions
  • Executive luncheons on both days
  • Networking coffee breaks
  • Exhibition area
  • Afterparty

US$ 499

Valid till January 31, 2022

SUPER EARLY BIRD

$995

Note:
Vendor delegate passes are for representatives from solution/service providers. Trescon reserves the right to confirm/cancel the participation if the participant information does not match our vendor delegate profile criteria.

BENEFITS

  • Conference sessions
  • Executive luncheons on both days
  • Networking coffee breaks

STANDARD

US$ 5000

PRE – EVENT

  • Branding on website and all event materials
  • Dedicated Account Manager
  • Prior notification of all confirmed delegates

AT EVENT

  • Networking table - 1
  • Networking passes - 2

POST – EVENT

  • List of the final attendees
  • A post-event report with delegate feedback
  • Branding on the website for up to 6 months, after the event

Note:
Please fill out the general enquiry form or reach out to [email protected], if you are looking for more engagements.

EARLY BIRD

US$ 999

Note:
Not applicable to solution/service providers.
Supporting partner packages are only for representatives from corporate organisations.
Enquire Now, if you wish to sponsor the event or join as an exhibitor.

BENEFITS

  • 5 full access passes to conference sessions on both days
  • To be branded as ‘Supporting Partner’ on all event promotional collateral
  • Logo branding on digital / print materials at the event
  • Networking luncheons and coffee breaks

MEDIA SHOWCASE AND COVERAGE

  • 28M+

    GENERAL MEDIA

  • 37M+

    TARGETED MEDIA

  • 430K+

    TWITTER

  • 380K+

    LINKEDIN

  • 160K+

    DIRECT EMAIL

WHO ATTENDS WORLD BLOCKCHAIN SUMMIT?

BOOK YOUR EXHIBITION SPACE

US$ 4999

(2x2 sqm space)

Exhibition booths are limited and are allotted on first-come-first-serve basis

US$ 7999

(3x3 sqm space)

Exhibition booths are limited and are allotted on first-come-first-serve basis

Package Benefits

Tickets : 2

Standard access tickets for your company representatives

Branding :

  • Your company logo with a hyperlink to your website will appear on the event website.
  • Your company logo will be branded on pre-event promotional materials and at-event materials including but not limited to:
    • LED screen stage backdrop
    • Roll-up standees
    • Event emailers
    • Post-event report
  • Event website to contain and maintain the same level of branding for up to 6 months after the event

GET INVOLVED

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Sponsorship enquiries

Showcase your brand, launch your latest products and win business at the ultimate platform for innovation.

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Trescon is a global business events and consulting firm that provides a wide range of business services to a diversified client base.

Trescon is founded and managed by a group of specialists with more than 8 decades of combined expertise in successfully developing business events, trainings and consulting for corporates, governments, associations and high-net-worth individuals across the world. Our advisory board members comprise of an ever-growing exceptional mix of senior-level industry veterans and successful tech entrepreneurs.

With a deep understanding of the realities and requirements of the growth markets we operate in – we strive to deliver innovative and high quality business platforms for our clients.