First edition of M.I.B. – powered by MONOECI – took place on May 16th & 17th at the Grimaldi Forum and welcomed more than 600 attendees during two days of conferences, keynotes, mixing insights and business networking. Following the success of this first summit and thanks to the support of the sponsors, exhibitors and participants, second edition is now open for registration.
Monaco International Blockchain Summit is born from a desire to connect in a privileged setting key players of local and international blockchain ecosystem, as well as to show-case multiple projects and initiatives related to blockchain technologies, ICO and DLT.
With a dynamic schedule, that offers multiple formats such as conferences, cocktail and B2B meetings, this new and unique rendezvous takes place twice a year at the prestigious Grimaldi Forum.
The development prospects of the blockchain market are tremendous. According to the last report of the world economic forum, hundred financial institutions, governments, countless companies and venture capitalists have invested more than a billion dollars in blockchain start-ups.
For the second edition, M.I.B. .will gather all the Monaco and many international initiatives focused on blockchain technologies; reflecting on transparency and regulations will constitute an important part of the event.
Our aim is to conduct a recurring international event around blockchain in our beautiful Principality of Monaco who has developed an audacious economy delivering impact well beyond its modest territory of 4sqm.
In addition to industries such as pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and automotive engineering, Monaco hosts international expertise in finance and high tech.
Network with the industry’s most progressive professionals across industries like finance, insurance, logistics, utilities, media and entertainment, and more: Monaco International Blockchain provides exceptional opportunities for attendees to connect with peers and deep-dive into topics.
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Innovation Challenge offers €20,000 to startups and entrepreneurs
Organizers of ANON Blockchain Summit Austria have launched their Innovation Challenge to find the best new ideas in the blockchain, with a prize pot of €20,000 for the winner.
If you have a blockchain project you’re working to get off the ground, this is your opportunity to apply to pitch your idea to a panel of top CEOs and venture capitalists.
In total, seven projects will be chosen to pitch their ideas at the conference on April 3rd.
The inaugural ANON Blockchain Summit Austria has so far attracted big names such as Microsoft, IBM, Binance and Bitmain, and will feature a range of high-profile speakers and visionaries.
Daniel Lenikus, organizer and co-founder of the event, urged start-ups, entrepreneurs and founders working in the blockchain space to get involved. Talking about the event, Lenikus stated:
“This is an opportunity to get your name and your business in front of an audience featuring some of the biggest names in business and blockchain, and could really propel your company to the next level. If you’re working in the blockchain space and have a unique, innovative idea you feel offers real value we want to hear from you, and we want you to apply for this challenge.”
The winner will walk away with a prize valued at €20,000, comprising €10,000 in cash and €10,000 in marketing value.
Entrants each have a 10-minute slot to pitch to the panel, which should include a presentation and time for questions. Judges will choose the winning projects based on their business model, problem-solving, usability, team, experience and innovation.
The deadline for applications is March 20th.
If you plan on pitching an initial coin offering, judges will look at your token’s economic model and distribution as well.
Winners will also get the chance to present on the main stage at ANON Blockchain Summit Austria and to present at the 4Gamechanger Festival Pitch Challenge, one of Europe’s biggest digital festivals with more than 12,000 attendants.
Plus, they will be given a five-minute interview with BTC TV, which will promote their idea to their 100,000-plus subscribers.
ANON Blockchain Summit Austria will run from April 2nd-3rd and will be held at the Gösserhalle, in central Vienna.
It is supported by the Vienna Government and has attracted major sponsors, including Accenture, Wien Energie and Raiffeisen Bank, with Lufthansa Group partnering to provide travel to the event.
To submit an application to pitch please visit the website.
To find out more about the conference and to buy tickets click here.
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