When and where is it on?
25th June 2018 at ATLANTIS, The Palm – Dubai United Arab Emirates
How many years has it been going?
The Event has been going on for a year with BITConME being the 2nd Edition of the Blockchain Events Series in 2018 hosted by AEBICON Group.
What was the inspiration to start it?
Following the Dubai Blockchain Strategy 2020, the need for corporate events shedding light on Blockchain Technology and its use cases became a necessity in the region. The United Arab Emirates also recently announced the Emirates Blockchain Strategy 2021 where the entire country aims to have 50% of all government transactions adopting the blockchain platform. This new initiative launched in April 2018 by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai further proves the importance of hosting events such as BITConME in the region.
What exciting things can people look forward to?
People can look forward to interesting presentations showcasing real case studies from multiple Start-Ups, Blockchain Professionals, Institutional Investment Firms and Government Entities.
What opportunities are on offer for those attending?
Attendees are provided with a unique event format which brings together leading experts in Blockchain and offers unlimited Business Development Opportunities to promote possible partnerships between participants.
Who will be speaking?
BITConME features keynote speakers such as Simon Cocking, Senior Editor of Irish Tech News, Sally Eaves, CTO and Thought Leader in Emergent Technologies and Ari Zoldan, Chairman of Quantum Media Group / Commentary Expert on Technology (FOX NEWS, CNN, CNBC). Other speakers represent numerous ICO Start-Ups from the global scene along with local Government Authorities, Blockchain Technology Providers and Investment Firms.
What tips would you give to people attending to get the most out of it?
The event format promotes a high level of interactivity between participants through Q & A Sessions. Attendees can actively participate by engaging in the Q & As to boost speaking engagement between presenters and the audience.
How can people book tickets / when does it usually sell out?
Delegate Tickets and Sponsorship requests can be applied for through the event website www.bitconme.com and it is strongly advised that those interested in attending secure and finalize their participation at the earliest to avoid any registration set-back sometimes caused by huge requests which often occurs closer to the event dates.
Anything else you’d like to add / we should have asked?
The Blockchain Investment Technology Conference is one of the largest event of its kind in the region. Organized by AEBICON Group, BITConMe brings together over 1200 attendees across the globe and is deemed as the only event in the region which focuses primarily on Case-Study driven presentations highlighting Ongoing and Upcoming Blockchain powered projects.
The event has been set in place strategically to accommodate more Institutional and Individual Investors from the Middle East with the addition of Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain and Lebanon joining our pool of Blockchain Investors.
Dubai’s ‘Blockchain Strategy 2020’, also sends a clear statement that even government entities now see value in the adoption of Blockchain Technology as the Middle East continues to gain steady momentum in the wide spread adoption of the Technology.
Participants of the Blockchain Investment Technology Conference Middle East (BITconME) will experience a unique event platform where they listen to experts from leading Blockchain companies around the globe and get rewarded with numerous business development and investment opportunities.