7 Reasons to attend the Blockchain Expo North America
The world leading Blockchain Expo is returning to the heart of Silicon Valley next week on the 13-14th November for its North America 2019 edition, and it’s set to welcome attendees from across the world.
Attracting senior decision makers from a range of industries, the event will bring together attendees from 70+ countries to explore the entire enterprise technology ecosystem across 5 co-located events covering IoT, AI, Big Data, Cyber Security & Cloud, Blockchain and 5G.
Over the two days there will be 5 co-located events, 23 conference tracks, with 400+ industry leading speakers sharing their use-cases and experiences. In addition to the expert discussions, the event will host an exhibition of 300 companies showcasing the latest technology and innovations.
Here are just 7 reasons to the attend the IoT Tech Expo North America event in the heart of Silicon Valley:
1. Four additional events covering AI, Big Data, Cyber Security, Cloud, Blockchain and 5G
With five events under one roof, this is the only event you need to attend in 2019. Meet decision makers from across the entire enterprise technology ecosystem. With 56% of delegates attending being Director level or above, this is the perfect place to network with existing and new business partners. Paid attendees will also have access to the matchmaking tool so they can message other attendees and arrange meetings in advance of the event.
2. Official Networking Party
Taking place at Levi’s® Stadium, home to the San Francisco 49ers, following the first day of the conference on Wednesday 13 November, this impressive venue will host the official networking evening for paid pass ticket holders, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors and media. Join us from 6pm for an evening of drinks and networking. The party allows attendees to share your experiences from the day and provides the opportunity to meet with existing and potentially new business partners in a more relaxed setting.
3. Hear from industry leaders about the future of Blockchain
Explore the future of Blockchain in industry and the workplace at the ‘Connected Industry’ conference track. Taking place across both days, the event will host two days of top-level dialogue exploring Blockchain and the latest innovations. Speakers include:
- Bob Wolpert, Chair of IBM Food Trust Advisory Council, Golden State Foods
- Justin Schmidt, Head of Digital Asset Markets, VP, Goldman Sachs
- Dale Chrystie, Business Fellow, Blockchain Strategist | Chairman, FedEx | BiTA
- Kyle Weber, Product Owner, State Farm
- Pramod Achanta, Vice president | Blockchain Services Leader in NA | IBM
- Kate Gofman, Global Safety Physician | AI & Blockchain Innovator | AstraZeneca
- Nathaniel Rand, Managing Director | Office of Architecture | State Street
4. Networking Power hour
Sir John Hargrave, CEO, Media Shower, will host a networking session for the Blockchain Expo Community, Wednesday 13th (Day 1) 5pm on the Innovation Zone Track Come gather, make connections & then head over to the Networking Party from 6pm.
To register for tickets for all networking opportunities click here.
5. Free to attend exhibition exploring the latest tech & innovations
With a co-located exhibition floor, attendees can see the latest technologies and innovations in action with exhibitors from across the enterprise technology ecosystem. The exhibition is free to attend and allows attendees to meet over 300 companies including IBM, Oracle, VMWare, Hyperledger from the Blockchain expo exhibitors.
6. Explore the convergence of emerging technologies
The ‘Convergent Technology Solutions‘ track looks at the intersection of IoT, blockchain, cyber security, cloud, 5G, artificial intelligence and big data, and how the convergence of these disruptive technologies are helping enterprises large and small to increase efficiency and ROI, while reducing wastage.
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7. Connect with others using the new AI-powered matchmaking tool
Make the most of your time with us using the in-app agenda and meeting scheduler. Promote yourself and your company presence at the show with an optimised profile.
Powered by AI, our Matchmaking Tool provides you with a unique set of digital content and personalized recommendations by company name, sector, company size and more! Create your own tailored meeting schedule alongside conference sessions and prove your event ROI with tangible 1-2-1 meetings. Find out more and download here.