9AM - 5PM
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1AM - 9PM
Singapore
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7AM - 3PM
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Re-imagining the future of finance with Crypto and Blockchain

Take a break from your normal working week, and explore 2 days of unconventional networking with 500+ senior-level professionals from governments and enterprises along with curated investors, blockchain experts and developers.

Designed in an intimate luxurious setting, we make sure all the spotlight is on you to help you raise funds for your ICOs/IEOs/STOs or reduce your sales cycle like no other event!

Why Dubai?

Middle East and Africa’s Blockchain Spending to Surge 400 per cent by 2023

Source: Cointelegraph

The UAE, particularly Dubai, is recognised for its welcoming stance on crypto and blockchain technology. Dubai facilitates its governing bodies to promote and foster the adoption of blockchain.

  • The city has opened a new free economic zone for business offering, issuing, listing and trading in Crypto. The Dubai Multi Commodities Center has signed an agreement with the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) to enable licensing for firms that deal with crypto assets.
  • Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA) signed an agreement with the SCA to contribute to driving growth in the cryptocurrency sector and enhance the use of blockchain in Dubai and the UAE, which will be an essential part of the nation's blockchain strategy.
  • The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) intends to propose cryptocurrency regulation in 2021. The DFSA has started gathering public feedback on the proposed crypto laws in March.

The safety of our AI community is a top priority

In light of the health safety recommendations by governments across the world, World AI Show - KL will be hosted for CIOs, Heads of AI and global experts as a virtual online event, in lieu of an in-person event. We look forward to bringing together our ecosystem of tech leaders in this new virtual format to learn, connect and collaborate together. Stay tuned for more details to come.

Meet crypto investors from across the global, who are gathering at World Blockchain Summit - Dubai. Meet crypto investors from across the global, who are gathering at World Blockchain Summit - Dubai.
Investor
Connect

Meet with Institutional Investors, Family Offices, Hedge Funds, Asset Allocators and Angel Investors who are on the lookout for the most promising entrepreneurial projects in the Crypto and Blockchain space.

Listen to crypto investors, HNIs and influencers, who are thought leaders in the Crypto world, at WBS Dubai Listen to crypto investors, HNIs and influencers, who are thought leaders in the Crypto world, at WBS Dubai
BlocKonnect

Meet the world-renowned industry experts, who are handpicked based on their contribution to the field of distributed ledger technology.

Gain insights from these IT Leaders, Tech Entrepreneurs and Blockchain Developers who are thought leaders in the Crypto world.

Listen to experts discussing the latest trends in Blockchain and Crypto at WBS Dubai. Listen to experts discussing the latest trends in Blockchain and Crypto at WBS Dubai.
Enlightening
Sessions

Listen to enlightening sessions from some of the greatest minds in the Blockchain and Crypto space as the answer some of today's most pressing questions in the current industry.

They will be join you through thought provoking panel discussion, keynotes, use-cases and more.

Explore the latest projects and use cases in the crypto and blockchain world at World Blockchain Summit Dubai. Explore the latest projects and use cases in the crypto and blockchain world at World Blockchain Summit Dubai.
Product
Showcase

The show features presentations, use-case-studies and educational sessions by global technology providers who are showcasing their latest innovations designed with the primary focus on enabling businesses and organizations to adopt Blockchain and Crypto solutions.

pitch competition

CONTEST TO WIN

US$ 1,000,000

Get a chance to win the regional cup of the startup worldcup and fly to San Francisco to compete with 30 other contestants to win US$1 million.

Startup World Cup has set a precedent for attracting the world’s brightest minds across the globe and look forward to having you participate in solving the planet’s biggest challenges through ground-breaking solutions that move ecosystems forward.

SPEAKERS

Marwan Alzarouni

CEO,

Dubai Blockchain Center

UAE

Stephen Stonberg

CEO,

Bittrex Global

Liechtenstein

Serguei Popov

Founder,

IOTA Foundation

Portugal

Sir Antony Ritossa

Chairman,

Ritossa Family Office

UAE

Neeraj Khandelwal

Founder,

CoinDCX

India

Cal Evans

Founder,

Gresham International

UK

Kristina Lucrezia Corner

Managing Editor,

Cointelegraph

Italy

Nick Spanos

Bitcoin Pioneer,

USA

discussion topics

Ecosystem roadmap to mass adoption

Central bank digital currencies: Motivations, technology and implications of CBDCs

NFT market overview: Trends & opportunities

Mass DeFi: Changing the face of decentralized finance

The role of stablecoins: Bridging fiat and crypto

Web 3.0

Navigating Crypto as a venture fund

Implementation of Blockchain in business

WHY ATTEND

WHY SHOULD

GOVERNMENTS

ATTEND?

Draft new regulations, meet potential partners, network with global blockchain experts

  • Learn from industry experts and thought leaders to help draft new regulations and policies
  • Explore latest blockchain innovations from established tech leaders and emerging startups
  • Understand how to automate and cut costs of several state-provided services
  • Explore collaboration opportunities with top global technology enterprises
  • Network with elite blockchain experts, business owners, investors and startups
  • Identify and incentivize local startups/ICOs with a potential to develop innovative solutions and services

WHY SHOULD

ENTERPRISES

ATTEND?

Explore innovative blockchain products, network with regional governments and potential partners

  • Explore latest blockchain innovations from established tech leaders and emerging startups
  • Learn from the world’s top-most blockchain gurus, successful use-cases, implementation, roadblocks and much more
  • Find relevant startups/ICOs for collaboration to develop products and services of mutual interest
  • Network with regional government authorities and potential partners

WHY SHOULD

STARTUPS/ICOs

ATTEND?

Showcase innovations, get brand exposure and network with investors to help raise funds

  • Showcase your innovations in front of early adopters, governments and enterprises who are eager to explore blockchain solutions in their businesses
  • Raise funds by meeting with potential investors interested in your type of product and solutions
  • Present your ideas and innovations in front of curated audience consisting of investors, senior government authorities and global technology enterprises
  • Get maximum brand exposure through regional and international media, tech-bloggers and journalists
  • Learn and network with international blockchain experts and regional policy makers

WHY SHOULD

INVESTORS

ATTEND?

Meet curated startups/ICOs, network with elites from enterprises, governments and global blockchain experts

  • Meet curated startups that have potential value in a growth oriented markets and practical solutions to real problems
  • Get privileged access to startup pitch decks that are curated and approved by our advisory board comprising of investors, thought leaders and senior technology fellows
  • Access to dedicated networking lounge specially reserved for speakers, investors and VIPs attending the show
  • Receive startup pitch decks much prior to the event, so you can come prepared with your customized questions to them

Very impressed with the level of knowledge of the speakers, and the audience.

Huawei Technologies

advisory board members

Our advisory board consists of top technology experts and some of the brightest minds globally who play a critical role in the development of agendas, effective conference sessions design and cutting-edge content creation.

TOP TESTIMONIALS THAT WILL MAKE YOU WANT TO ATTEND WBS!

MEDIA SHOWCASE AND COVERAGE

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    TWITTER

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    DIRECT EMAIL

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Trescon is a global business events and consulting firm that provides a wide range of business services to a diversified client base.

Trescon is founded and managed by a group of specialists with more than 8 decades of combined expertise in successfully developing business events, trainings and consulting for corporates, governments, associations and high-net-worth individuals across the world. Our advisory board members comprise of an ever-growing exceptional mix of senior-level industry veterans and successful tech entrepreneurs.

With a deep understanding of the realities and requirements of the growth markets we operate in – we strive to deliver innovative and high quality business platforms for our clients.