When and where is it on?
The Crypto Valley Conference will be hosted in Zug, taking place from 24-26th of June.
How many years has it been going?
This is the second annual Crypto Valley Conference.
What was the inspiration to start it?
The Conference was designed to provide a forum for leading scholars, researchers, developers, CEO’s, CTO’s, lawyers and government officials to discuss the latest advances within the blockchain and crypto landscape.
What exciting things can people look forward to?
Over 100 speakers will examine a variety of topics including cryptoeconomics, regulation and governance, supply chain, IoT & shared data, smart contract security, micropayments, identity management, and consensus protocols.
What opportunities are on offer for those attending?
The conference agenda also includes the second Swiss Blockchain Investor Day organised by the Swiss ICT Investor Club (SICTIC). The Investor Day event will allow innovative blockchain startups to apply and compete for one of 8 places in the final pitching session on stage during the Crypto Valley Conference. On June 26 the 8 selected startups will pitch for funding in front of investors and will be judged by a panel of leading investors, blockchain experts, lawyers, and entrepreneurs. During the jury deliberations the best projects for each of the 7 industry challenges of the Swiss Blockchain Hackathon #SBHACK19 will be presented to the audience. The winners from each category of the Swiss Blockchain Investor Day will receive the CVA Award presented by the Crypto Valley Association.
Who will be speaking?
Ulrich Schimpel, CTO for IBM Switzerland; Peter Todd, Bitcoin Core Developer; Dr Hubert Ritzdorf, CTO of ChainSecurity; Dr Harald Stieber, EU Commission; Emmanuelle Ganne, WTO and Dr Phillip Mayrl, Director Digital Strategy, Deloitte.
How can people book tickets / when does it usually sell out?
Anyone interested in attending can book tickets at this link.