In September, Bitcoin and blockchain experts and industry leaders from around the world will gather in Beijing, China to discuss the current state of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology as well as how each will impact the future.
The 2017 BTC & Blockchain International Summit will be held on September 10, 2017, at the Sofitel Wanda Beijing Hotel in Beijing, China. Attendance is expected to be well into the thousands and includes prominent members of the cryptocurrency community as well as representatives from media outlets and industry-leading businesses.Notable Guest Speakers
A preliminary list of guest speakers provided to Bitcoinist by the summit’s organizer, BitKan, reads like a Who’s Who list of the best and brightest in Bitcoin and blockchain technology. At the time of this writing, confirmed speakers include:Bitmain CEO Wu Jihan Bitcoin.com CEO Roger Ver Huobi CEO Li Lin Dash Core team Rootstock CEO Diego Gutiérrez Zaldívar Wings CEO Stas Oskin BitKan CEO Liu Yang
Although specific discussion panels have yet to be confirmed, topics are expected to cover the cryptocurrency industry and market conditions both in China and globally as well as current blockchain technology and projects and future applications.China’s First Bitcoin Documentary Premiere
One of the highlights of the summit is the much-anticipated premiere of what is being called “the First BTC Documentary about China”. The documentary, titled Bitcoin: Shape The Future, examines the history of Bitcoin in China as well as the emerging industries it has spawned.
According to a representative of BitKan:The documentary introduces the history of Bitcoin in China since 2009. From mining factories to headquarters of exchanges, we have interviewed 20+ industry’s leaders to witness the developement of the whole bitcoin industry in China. Shaping the Future of Cryptocurrency and Bloc...