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11th International Forum on Web3, cryptocurrencies and mining

Attendees

Investors/Funds

67%

Crypto traders

34%

Entrepreneurs

31%

Miners

29%

Service providers

26%

Startups

24%

Developers

15%

Others

4%
Founders and
C-level
Mid level
Others
NORTH
america
18%
South
America
3%
EUROPE
37%
AFRICA
3%
ASIA
37%
Australia
2%
Top 10 countries-attendees:

UAE

Russia

USA

Germany

UK

India

China

Canada

France

Israel

*Data is based on the customers survey while tickets purchasing. Attendees can choose several options.

Why attend

Funds & Investors

Get acquainted with the industry's most promising projects at the expo and during Startup Pitch. Learn about the latest projects with the biggest ROI potential in 2023.

Startups

Find out how to create and develop a crypto startup. If you have one -  present it at Startup Pitch to investors & funds.

Miners

Find out all the ways of earning by mining in 2023. Meet international mining companies, check out the newest equipment at the expo and get special offers on equipment or services.

Traders

Learn about the most effective trading strategies for 2023-2024. Meet professional traders and representatives of top exchanges from all over the world.  

Business owners

Learn how to earn money by investing in cryptocurrencies and blockchain projects.  

Blockchain developers

Discover recent solutions for blockchain development. Are you an individual developer? Find employers. Already have a team? Find clients.

Government officials

Be prepared for the upcoming changes in world crypto regulation: get insider information from the politicians at the Forum.

Newcomers

Start your crypto journey and dive into the global crypto community. This is the perfect first step of a great journey.

World's crypto industry

Meet CEOs of international companies and set up new partnerships. Discover trends for the next bullrun and ways of earning money.

10 main reasons to attend

1

Learn how to increase your income through cryptocurrencies, mining, and Web3

With expert speakers and panel discussions of the latest trends and strategies in the industry, you'll come away with actionable insights that can help you achieve financial success.
2

Dive into networking with Crypto Whales

Meet drivers of the industry from all over the world who share your passion for blockchain and crypto. Make valuable connections, exchange ideas, and find new opportunities.
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Forum topics

Blockchain

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Cryptocurrencies

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Mining

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Web3

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Metaverse

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DeFi

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Startups

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Legal

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Blockchain
  • Decentralize everything. Web3 and blockchain predictions for 2024 and further
  • Blockchain interoperability. Cross-chain as the future of blockchain development
  • Blockchain for governments: is it the taxpayer’s dream?
  • Banking on blockchain: the future of crypto assets in a regulated environment
  • Expanding telecom horizons: how blockchain platforms enhance telecom and media
  • Blockchain and the internet of things: how blockchain technology is accelerating the IoT economy
  • Blockchain's effect on business or how it is transforming digital marketing strategies
  • Blockchain UX and mass adoption: challenges and keys to improve user experience

And many more

Cryptocurrencies
  • Global crypto industry overview and must-know trends for 2024 and beyond
  • Digital asset management: how can your business leverage digital assets?
  • Hard lessons we must learn. How not to be among FTX, 3AC, Luna, and Celsius
  • Blockchain: from the internet of information to the internet of value
  • Digital asset custody: solving security issues for institutions
  • Fintech revolution. Blockchain as a catalyst for disruption in the finance world
  • Best future crypto projects: coins that may boom in the near future
  • Trading and investment. Advice, tools, and recommendations from leading traders and top fund analysts

And many more

Mining
  • Crypto mining equipment market review: Key players. Key developments. Key trends
  • The future of mining until 2030. What to expect?
  • Alternative ways of mining industry development: green mining, mining on hard drives, and others
  • The future of mining technology. How does AI affect the crypto mining industry?
  • Mining vs trading: what is more lucrative?
  • Mining equipment hosting: best countries, regions, and hosting services
  • PoW vs PoS and other protocols: pros, cons, performance analysis
  • Bitcoin halving 2024: what to expect and when will BTC price spike?

And many more

Web3
  • Visions for Web3. Bridging the gap between real and virtual
  • Web3 use cases & applications. Solving real business problems with blockchain
  • Web3 and cybersecurity. Unlock the power of Web 3 while facing new security risks
  • Web3 in finance: the future starts with infrastructure
  • The rise of Web3 in gaming, social media, commerce, and more
  • Web3 and digital identity: empowering society in the digital age
  • The potential of Web 3 technologies to drive social change. Blockchain solutions for sustainable development
  • Web3 in government: transforming public services and citizen engagement

And many more

Metaverse
  • Metaverse, GameFi, and NFT as a future of the virtual economy. Important things to consider
  • Exploring a new reality: how to enter the metaverse as a business and navigate the hype vs reality
  • Corporate metaverse: paving the way for the future of the workplace with the metaverse
  • The Industrial metaverse: from digital twins to the «Internet of experiences»
  • The entertainment industry in the post-smartphone era: concerts, events, and movies in the virtual world
  • Building metaverse-ready networks: why 5G could be the key to metaverse
  • Educational metaverse. How AI and metaverse are transforming education
  • Virtual worlds vs real people: potential legal issues and remedies

And many more

DeFi
  • Making money on DeFi: how to generate income and major risks to know
  • DeFi for all: mass adaptation as an ambitious but inevitable destination
  • A deep dive into DeFi: how can decentralized finance shake up industries
  • Can DeFi and CeFi work together? Experts' opinion
  • Decentralized identity solutions as the next wave of DeFi
  • Institutional DeFi: the next generation of finance
  • Wallet wars: landscape, best practices and how to keep them secure
  • DeFi vs CBDC: how would the introduction of CBDCs affect DeFi?

And many more

Startups
  • Investing in blockchain and crypto startups. Insights from leading VCs
  • An overview of Web3 VC activity: Web3, DeFi, metaverse, L2, ZK, and tokens
  • The crypto VC trends to watch in 2024. Expert predictions
  • What do VCs look for: key features of the most successful crypto startups
  • Digital token sales: what makes it successful
  • Project marketing in 2023. Which factors affect funding?
  • How to get token listed on exchanges and manage its value
  • Talent in Web3: what skills you need to jumpstart the next level of your career

And many more

Legal
  • Crypto regulation is coming. Stablecoins, CBDCs, and privacy
  • Crypto and SEC: does SEC crypto staking crackdown will impact DeFi?
  • MiCA regulation: is Europe's MiCA a template for global crypto regulation?
  • The future of money: are CBDCs a ticking time bomb for commercial banks?
  • Governing the ungovernable: legal challenges and the regulation for the metaverse
  • Regional approaches to crypto regulations: a comparative analysis of Europe, Asia, and Latin America
  • Crypto regulations and data privacy: balancing innovation with protection
  • SEC and CFTC regulation for startup cryptocurrency funds: dispute resolution perspective

And many more

Speakers

The official language of the speeches is English

H.E. Justin Sun
Founder of TRON, Member of the HTX Global Advisory Board
BIO
Sergei Khitrov
Founder of Listing.Help, Jets.Capital, Blockchain Life
BIO
Eowyn Chen
CEO of Trust Wallet
BIO
Dr. Marwan Alzarouni
CEO of Dubai Blockchain Center
BIO
Paolo Ardoino
CEO of Tether and CTO of Bitfinex
BIO
Dr. Xinxi Wang
Co-Founder of Litecoin Foundation
BIO
Alex Chehade
Executive Director of Binance FZE in Dubai
BIO
Pascal Gauthier
Chairman & CEO of Ledger
BIO
Miriam Kiwan
Vice President at Circle
BIO
Dmitry Fedotov
Head of DLT Foundations at Abu Dhabi Global Markets (ADGM)
BIO
Danilo S. Carlucci
Founder & CEO of Morningstar Ventures
BIO
Reece Merrick
Senior Director, Global Strategic Partnerships at Ripple
BIO
Yoann Turpin
Co-Founder of Wintermute
BIO
Dr. Zuoxing Yang
Founder & CEO of MicroBT
BIO
Bertrand Levy
Senior Vice President of The Sandbox
BIO
Halil Mirakhmed
COO of Wallet in Telegram
BIO
Dominic Williams
Founder & Chief Scientist of DFINITY (ICP)
BIO
Fred Thiel
CEO of Marathon Digital Holdings
BIO
Inal Kardan
Head of Gaming at TON Foundation
BIO
Jason Lau
Chief Innovation Officer at OKX
BIO
Nischal Shetty
Сo-Founder of Shardeum and WazirX
BIO
Irene Wu
Head of Strategy at LayerZero Labs
BIO
Dr. Sameer Al Ansari
CEO of RAK Digital Assets Oasis, UAE Government
BIO
Edward Chen
Managing Partner of HTX Ventures
BIO
Vadim Krutov
Group COO at Bitfury
BIO
Alessia Baumgartner
Business Partner Ecosystems at DWF Labs
BIO
Arpit Sharma
Managing Director, India, SE Asia and Middle East at NEAR Foundation
BIO
Meera Judge
Regional Head of Compliance at Binance
BIO
Travin Keith
Co-Founder of Immunefi and STOKR
BIO
Alicia Kao
Managing Director at KuCoin
BIO
Shuyao Kong
Global Head of Business Development at Consensys
BIO
Bruce C. Fenton
Founder & CEO of Chainstone Labs
BIO
Vincent Zhang
Sales Director of MicroBT
BIO
Kyle Chasse
Founder and CEO of Master Ventures
BIO
Davis HUI
VP of Canaan Inc.
BIO
Brian D. Evans
Founder BDE Ventures, Partner Apexblock Capital
BIO
Kirill Malev
Junior Partner at The Open Platform (TOP)
BIO
Tone Vays
Trader, Economic Trends Expert and Analyst
BIO
Rajat Sakhuja
Blockchain and Digital Assets Manager at Mastercard
BIO
Kevin Zhang
SVP of Foundry
BIO
Mehdi Farooq
Senior Tokenomics Analyst, Animoca Brands
BIO
Shogo Ishida
Co-CEO for EMURGO Middle East & Africa
BIO
Petr Martynov
Head of Growth, Morningstar Ventures
BIO
Hervé Larren
Senior Advisor at Horizen Labs
BIO
Anna Shakola
Head of Business Development at Cointelegraph Accelerator
BIO
Igneus Terrenus
Public Liaison at Mantle Network
BIO
Maurice Ng
Chief Investment Officer of Gate Labs
BIO
Mehmet Buyukakarsu
Business Development Manager at BNB Chain
BIO
Alex Fazel
CPO and Founding Member of SwissBorg
BIO
Ghazaleh Barman
VP of FP&A and Head of Mining at Riot Platforms
BIO
Tiago Henriques
Head of AI/ML Technology Practice, Google Cloud EMEA
BIO
Dirk Lueth
Co-Founder of Uplandme, Inc.
BIO
Boris Pevzner
CEO & Co-Founder of LiveArt
BIO
Malcolm Wright
MENA and APAC Policy Advisor, GBBC Digital Finance
BIO
Chris MMCrypto
Cryptocurrency Expert
BIO
Eugene Cheung
VP, Head of Institution for Bybit
BIO
Adrian Baschuk
CCO & Founding Partner of Ethernity Chain
BIO
Darina Kharitonenko
COO at Jets.Capital
BIO
William Simonin
CEO of Ta-Da and Vivoka
BIO
Michael Ionita
VP of Engineering at DappRadar
BIO
Niek Beudeker
Managing Director for Peak Mining (part of Northern Data Group)
BIO
Ahmed Tehemar
Head of Gaming at Core DAO
BIO
Carl Runefelt
Crypto Entrepreneur
BIO
Mohamed Sabry Issa
Regional Manager for the Middle East, Chainalysis
BIO
Wright Wang
Marketing Director of MicroBT
BIO
Nikita Sachdev
CEO of Luna Media Corporation & Cointelegraph MENA
BIO
Jordan Calinoff
VP, Revenue and Strategy at Horizen Labs
BIO
Dr. Evan Singh Luthra
Angel Investor and Entrepreneur
BIO
Jamie Elkaleh
Country Lead for UK at Bitget
BIO
Julia Motorina
Recruiting Team Lead, BeInCrypto
BIO
Manan Shah
CEO of Avalance Global Solutions
BIO
Tiago Pratas
DeFi Lead at Ankr
BIO
Irina Heaver
The Crypto Lawyer
BIO
Dr. Mohamed Al Hemairy
Web 3.0 Expert, Blockchain & Crypto Advisor
BIO
Charmaine Lim
Head of VIP Client Services at HTX
BIO
Ryo Matsubara
Representative Director at Oasys
BIO
Bijan Alizadeh
Co-Founder & Partner, Cypher Capital & Phoenix Group
BIO
Catherine Ross-Mychka
Editorial Director and Chief Strategy Officer at crypto.news
BIO
Arut Nazaryan
Entrepreneur, Founder of Exbi
BIO
Davinci Jeremie
Crypto Educator and Entrepreneur
BIO
Xiankun Wu
Co-Founder of Delysium
BIO
Amelia Tomasicchio
CEO and Co-Founder of Cryptonomist
BIO
Ilya Popov
Founder of ArToys
BIO
Marcello Mari
CEO of SingularityDAO
BIO
David Palmer
Blockchain Lead, Vodafone
BIO
Ripul Mahajan
CEO of Cillionaire
BIO
Kevin Murcko
Founder & CEO of Coinmetro
BIO
Matthias Sheikh Mende
Co-Founder of Dubai Blockchain Center
BIO
Leonid Maloletov
Crypto Trader and Entrepreneur
BIO
Daniil Matveev
Partner Engagement Manager at Google
BIO
Bill Qian
Chairman at Cypher Capital
BIO
Alvin Hu
Head of Institutional Clients at KuCoin
BIO
Jorge Sebastião
Co-Founder of EcoX
BIO
Nisheta Sachdev
Managing Director of Luna Media Corp.
BIO
Elsa Zhao
Marketing Manager of MicroBT
BIO
Amin Siala
Growth Consultant at Google
BIO
Anatoly Radchenko
Founder of Dizraptor and United Traders
BIO
Lilly Douse
MC of Blockchain Life Forum
BIO
Oleg Ivanov
Co-Founder of SecondLane.io
BIO
Crypto Kid
Youtube Influencer
BIO
Rick Goddard
Moderator at Blockchain Life
BIO
Daria Krasnova
Managing Editor of BeInCrypto
BIO
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Agenda

The agenda is subject to change without notice

October 24
day 1
October 25
day 2
CONFERENCE HALL
Presentation STAGE
08:00

The registration and expo are open to visitors

09:30

Forum's Opening Ceremony & Show

09:40

Welcome Speech

Sergei Khitrov
Founder of Listing.Help, Jets.Capital, Blockchain Life
09:45

Leading With Integrity: Elevating User-Centered, Secure Web3 Experiences

Eowyn Chen
CEO of Trust Wallet
10:00

How to Choose the Right Crypto Project for Investment

Sergei Khitrov
Founder of Listing.Help, Jets.Capital, Blockchain Life
10:15

Real World Assets (RWA): Unlocking Value in the Digital Age

H.E. Justin Sun
Founder of TRON, Member of the HTX Global Advisory Board
10:35
FIRESIDE CHAT

Reminiscences of a Liquidity Provider or Why Money Never Sleeps

Moderator:Catherine Ross-Mychka (Editorial Director and Chief Strategy Officer at crypto.news)

Yoann Turpin
Co-Founder of Wintermute
10:55
FIRESIDE CHAT

Building the Crypto Ecosystem: Dubai's Role in Global Blockchain Development and Investments

Moderator:Nikita Sachdev (CEO of Luna Media Corporation)

Danilo S. Carlucci
Founder & CEO of Morningstar Ventures
Dr. Marwan Alzarouni
CEO of Dubai Blockchain Center
11:20
PANEL

Crypto Market Outlook: Insights and Forecasts from Top Crypto Exchanges

Moderator:Margarita Grazhenskaya (Vice President of Listing.Help)

Sponsored by
Alex Chehade
Executive Director of Binance FZE in Dubai
Jason Lau
Chief Innovation Officer at OKX
Eugene Cheung
VP, Head of Institution for Bybit
Alvin Hu
Head of Institutional Clients at KuCoin
Charmaine Lim
Head of VIP Client Services at HTX
Jamie Elkaleh
Country Lead for UK at Bitget
12:05

Web3 Adoption: One Wave at a Time

Nischal Shetty
Сo-Founder of Shardeum and WazirX
12:20

Enabling Users to Trade Safer and Easier in a Dynamic Market

Alicia Kao
Managing Director at KuCoin
12:35

Decentralized Rollups: New Opportunities for Staking and Mining

Natalia Ameline
Decentralized Coordinator at MetisDAO Foundation
12:50
PANEL

The Web3 Revolution: Key Trends Shaping the Industry in 2024

Moderator:Hervé Larren (Senior Advisor at Horizen Labs)

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Dr. Xinxi Wang
Co-Founder of Litecoin Foundation
Arpit Sharma
Managing Director, India, SE Asia and Middle East at NEAR Foundation
Eowyn Chen
CEO of Trust Wallet
Igneus Terrenus
Public Liaison at Mantle Network
Mehmet Buyukakarsu
Business Development Manager at BNB Chain
13:25
PANEL

Digital Assets: Financial Sector Issues and the Next Wave of Adoption for Payments

Moderator:Secret Moderator

BECOME A SPONSOR
Bruce C. Fenton
Founder & CEO of Chainstone Labs
Reece Merrick
Senior Director, Global Strategic Partnerships at Ripple
Rajat Sakhuja
Blockchain and Digital Assets Manager at Mastercard
Halil Mirakhmed
COO of Wallet in Telegram
Kirill Malev
Junior Partner at The Open Platform (TOP)
14:00

Lunch

15:00
PANEL

Bitcoin. Untold Trading Stories. Investing Secrets and Strategies from Crypto Celebrities

Moderator:Ripul Mahajan (CEO of Cillionaire)

BECOME A SPONSOR
Carl Runefelt
Crypto Entrepreneur
Davinci Jeremie
Crypto Educator and Entrepreneur
Matthias Sheikh Mende
Co-Founder of Dubai Blockchain Center
Crypto Kid
Youtube Influencer
15:35

Full-custom Design for Customers in the 1XJ/T Era

Dr. Zuoxing Yang
Founder & CEO of MicroBT
15:55

Create a World Beyond Imagination

Charles Song
EVP of Samsung Foundry
16:05

Value of Bitcoin Mining

Vincent Zhang
Sales Director of MicroBT
16:15
PANEL

How to Prepare for The Next Bitcoin Halving

Moderator:Elsa Zhao (Marketing Manager of MicroBT)

Ghazaleh Barman
VP of FP&A and Head of Mining at Riot Platforms
Niek Beudeker
Managing Director for Peak Mining (part of Northern Data Group)
Kevin Zhang
SVP of Foundry
Wright Wang
Marketing Director of MicroBT
16:50
FIRESIDE CHAT

Exploring Decentralized Physical Infrastructure (DePIN) Sector and Its Tokenomics

Moderator:Anna Shakola (Head of Business Development at Cointelegraph Accelerator)

Mehdi Farooq
Senior Tokenomics Analyst, Animoca Brands
Tiago Henriques
Head of AI/ML Technology Practice, Google Cloud EMEA
17:05
FIRESIDE CHAT

How DeFi Can Reach Mass Adoption?

Moderator:Amelia Tomasicchio (Co-Founder of Cryptonomist)

Alessia Baumgartner
Business Partner Ecosystems at DWF Labs
Inal Kardan
Head of Gaming at TON Foundation
17:20

Why CBDC is Evil?

Arut Nazaryan
Entrepreneur, Founder of Exbi
17:30

Why Do New Project Listings Fail?

Leonid Maloletov
Crypto Trader and Entrepreneur
17:40

Bitcoin On-Chain Trading: A Revolutionary Method to Predict the Bitcoin Price

Chris MMCrypto
Cryptocurrency Expert
17:55
FIRESIDE CHAT

Trading Inception: Unveiling Market Depth Secrets

Moderator:Amin Siala (Senior Growth Consultant at Google)

Tone Vays
Trader, Economic Trends Expert and Analyst
Anatoly Radchenko
Founder of Dizraptor and United Traders
18:15

End of the first day of the Forum

18:20

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Why Dubai

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«The VCs are here, the funding is here and all the big projects are actually based in Dubai. The main exchanges as well are based now in Dubai and UAE. So you will see this as the ecosystem»

(с) Dr. Marwan Alzarouni

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1 Almost 0% taxes for business
2 Legislative framework suitable for crypto industry
3 Availability of capital and venture capital
4 Government support for businesses of any size: from small startups to large corporations
5 0% personal income tax
6 A lot of solar energy for mining
7 A large number of accelerators and incubators for new projects
8 Political stability and favorable business environment
9 Large cryptocommunity where everyone actively supports each other

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