When and where is it on?
The Blockchain Investment Technology Conference Middle East (BITConME) is taking place on 21 January 2019 in Dubai – United Arab Emirates.
How many years has it been going?
This is the second Edition of the event. It follows the success achieved at the first edition held at ATLANTIS – The Palm on 25 June 2018. View video highlights of the pilot event here
What was the inspiration to start it?
Without a doubt, the UAE and its ambitious move towards the wide spread adoption of Blockchain Technology took the world by storm. It was paramount that a platform had to be created where global experts from the industry can converge in the country to further aid the blockchain development strategies set in place by the UAE Government.
What exciting things can people look forward to?
BITConME 2019 will showcase numerous case studies of blockchain technology in real world applications. A unique factor of the event remains the high level of interactivity between the participants through a series of ‘open floor’ Q & A sessions between attendees.
What opportunities are on offer for those attending?
More than just an event, the Blockchain Investment Technology Conference Middle East offers several benefits to attendees. ICO/STO Start-Ups are able to pitch their project to over 150 Investment firms from the Middle East, government authorities get to see various use cases in application of blockchain technology and private one-on-one meetings are also facilitated to ultimately allow direct discussions for new business partnerships between participants.
Who will be speaking?
BITConME 2019 consists of speakers representing Government Authorities, Blockchain Tech companies, ICO/STO Start-Ups, Venture Capital and Institutional Investment Firms.
The official event moderator is Mr. Ari Zoldan, CEO, Quantum Media Group / Commentary Tech Expert (CNBC, Fox News, CNN). The event Ambassadors include Mr. Simon Cocking, Chief Editor, Irish Tech News and Mr. Adam Ladjadj, CEO, AE Capital / Foreign Direct Investment Specialist, The Private Office of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Nehayan.
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 taking part 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 opportunity 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 2nd Edition of the BITConME event series organized by AEBICON Group promises to yet again deliver an unmatched business-driven atmosphere. 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 to assess ICOs and STOs and to partake in lucrative investment opportunities. Deemed as one of the most unique event of its kind in the region, BITConME attracts over 800 delegates globally and remains the only Blockchain event in the Middle East which focuses on case-study based presentations in ongoing and upcoming Blockchain based projects.
The demand for Blockchain Technology remains on the rise and this is owed to the growing adoption of distributed ledger technology across multiple industries globally.
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.