When and where is it on?
June 6-7, 2018 in London.
How many years has it been going?
This is the first BIS in London, but not the first Blockchain event in Great Britain organized by Smile-Expo, since the company has already held ICO Event London. Smile-Expo has also organized more than 30 Blockchain & Bitcoin Conferences all over the world and continues with the series.
What was the inspiration to start it?
The importance of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies and the way they are developing in today’s world.
What exciting things can people look forward to?
Top-level experts from all around the world will provide their presentations in two conference halls on the topical issues concerning the technology in general as well as on details within the industry. Highly interactive panel discussions based on case studies will provide real-world options for technology implementation.
Visitors will have an opportunity to discover free-to-enter exhibition that will help them to discover the latest hardware and software products based on the blockchain technology used in banking, social services, infrastructure projects, computer security, automation services, IT and hardware, etc.
What opportunities are offered for those attending?
Networking opportunities: Meet service providers, operators, platform providers, investors, data scientists, business analysts, venture capitalists, C-level management representatives and government representatives as well as your future partners, like-minded people and new friends. See the leading brands providing their latest developments and groundbreaking ideas to a wide audience in the exhibition area gathering up to 100 companies.
Find new great products and services: discover the latest developments and cutting-edge blockchain products, interact with product teams, ask anything you would like to know about the product, technology or service you will use in your everyday life soon.
Enjoy networking: More than 2000 visitors and up to 100 companies will create unforgettable atmosphere of technological transcendence. Take a chance to meet your future partners, like-minded people, new friends.
Who will be speaking?
The list of speakers is not complete and still expanding:
Michael Mainelli — Executive Chairman at Z/Yen Group;
Richard Kastelein — Co-founder of Cryptoassets Design Group;
Sally Eaves — Global Strategy Advisor, Founder of Sally Eaves Consultancy;
Bogdan Maslesa — Founder of Universal Crypto;
Iman Mutlaq — CEO at Sigma Investments;
Arnab Naskar — CEO at SICOS (Lux) S.C.S.;
Spiros Margaris — Influencer and Venture Capitalist, Senior Advisor at Arbidex;
Jimmy Nguyen — CEO at nChain Group;
Jan Sammut — CEO at RefToken, cryptocurrency investor and ICO advisor;
Kambiz Djafari — CEO and Co-founder at Edgecoin.io;
Lex Sokolin — Global Director Fintech Strategy, Partner at Autonomous Research.
The list of speakers is constantly expanding. See the latest updates at the conference website bisshow.com
What tips would you give to those attending to get the most out of it?
Interact, learn, absorb the valuable information. Discover the products represented at the exhibition area, ask anything you want to know about the product or technology directly from the team, listen the presentations at the lecture zone in the exhibition area, use the networking area to get the most from interaction.
And the main tip: attend the conference. Only here you will be able to find the greatest opportunities for you to get the most from the event. Financial and Tech conference halls will provide full coverage of current state of the industry as well as forecast for its development in the next 6 months.
How can people book tickets / when are they usually sold out?
You can book your tickets at the conference website.
This year our venue is ExCel London, so there will be enough space for everyone who is fond of the technology of tomorrow
Anything else you’d like to add / we should have asked?
Use the kind advice of the event’s motto:
Discover the latest products, talk to the leading experts, interact, learn how to get the best of the blockchain technology. The future is closer to you with BIS.
The event team looks forward to welcoming you