Blockchain can be intimidating to research, but attending cryptocurrency events is one of the best ways to learn more about blockchain, crypto, DeFi, the metaverse, and all other nascent concepts. Many organizers now hold more in-person events to allow interested enthusiasts to meet the industry’s movers and shakers.

To help you figure out what notable blockchain events to look out for this year, we have compiled the top 5 blockchain events worth attending this year.

European Blockchain Convention 2023

Dates and Location: February 15-17, 2023, in Barcelona, Spain

The European Blockchain Convention 2023, dubbed “the most influential Blockchain event in Europe,” will feature over 200 speakers discussing blockchain, crypto, NFTs, DeFi, and Web 3. Over 100 sessions will be held in three stages to educate attendees on the most recent updates and innovations in the blockchain, cryptocurrency, and Web 3 spaces.

5 blockchain events in 2023 you can't afford to miss

The three-day event will welcome over 3,000 attendees in a massive 2,000-square-meter exhibition area. Aside from panels, workshops, keynotes, and networking parties, attendees can look forward to over 500 1:1 meetings with some of Europe’s leading blockchain startups.

Matteo Melani, NFT Engineering Manager at Meta, Francisco Maroto, Blockchain Lead at BBVA, and Emma Landriault, Blockchain and Digital Asset Product Lead at Scotiabank are among the speakers.

The Blockchain Event

Date and location: February 14-17, 2023, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

The Blockchain Event in Fort Lauderdale aims to educate attendees on how blockchain can benefit finance, healthcare, and entertainment businesses. There will be panel discussions, case study presentations, and keynote speeches on blockchain use cases, how to create and launch blockchain projects, and how blockchain investments & implementations benefit businesses.

Previous keynote speakers have included Cisco’s Elizabeth Bieniek and Dr. Christopher Metzler of The National Urban League.

Blockchain Economy London Summit

Date and location: February 27-28, 2023, London, United Kingdom

Prepare for the sixth edition of the UK’s premier blockchain event. This two-day event will draw over 2,000 people and more than 120 journalists from 65 countries. You’ll have the opportunity to meet and learn from some of the world’s leading blockchain entrepreneurs and crypto companies. Among those scheduled to speak at the 2023 Blockchain Economy London Summit are:

  • Dr. Lisa Cameron – UK, Member of Parliament, Chair of the Crypto and Digital Asset APPG
  • Delphine Forma – BitMEX Senior Compliance Manager
  • David Palmer – Vodafone Business Blockchain Lead

Speakers from the past have included Sandeep Naiwal of Polygon, Nicolas Cary of, and Vas Modinos, CEO and Founder of Blockready.

Blockchain Economy Dubai Summit

5 blockchain events in 2023 you can't afford to miss

Date and location: March 8-9, 2023, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Economics of Blockchain The Dubai Summit 2023 brings together key players and experts worldwide from the blockchain and cryptocurrency industries. The Summit’s 7th edition includes discussions, talks, and other events on future fintech topics besides networking opportunities.

Over 3,000 people from 70 countries will attend this two-day event. Previous speakers have included Forbes’ Ramia Farrage, MC, Senior Producer, and Presenter, and Sumit Ghosh, CEO and Founder of Chingari. And Alena Afanaseva, CEO and Co-Founder of BeInCrypto.

Blockchain Africa Conference

Dates and locations: March 16-17, 2023, in Johannesburg, South Africa

Attend the Blockchain Africa Conference, dubbed “Africa’s leading blockchain and cryptocurrency conference,” to learn how blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies are transforming businesses worldwide. Attend networking events, see exhibitions of cutting-edge blockchain technology and crypto projects, and learn from global blockchain and crypto experts.


Blockchain is a new technology. We have yet to see its full potential, and as with anything new, there is plenty of room for development. Attending blockchain events can help you learn about the industry from blockchain and cryptocurrency experts, leaders, policymakers, businesses, creators, artists, and others. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about the most recent industry developments, key issues, niche topics like GameFi and DeFi, security and implementation challenges, and crypto and blockchain regulations. If you are interested in blockchain development, please get in touch with SmartOSC.

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