Blockchain Events in October 2018 — Part 1

We compiled a list of notable blockchain events and conferences happening in October. To find more blockchain and cryptocurrency events worldwide check out our website and social pages.


This article is the 1st part, which contains blockchain events happening in first half of October. To see more events, check out the 2nd part here:

# Global Disruptive Innovation Summit

Description: At this event you can expect profound presentations and viewpoint discussions about blockchain applications to benefit individual’s growth, company’s development, and boost global business collaborations. There will be a stage for blockchain developers seeking exposure to the newest technologies, recruiting, and present their projects.

Date: October 1, 2018
Location: Santa Clara, CA, USA

# Swell by Ripple

Description: Swell, hosted by Ripple, connects the world’s leading experts on policy, payments and technology for the most provocative dialog in global payments today.

Date: October 1–2, 2018
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

# BlockchainTech Congress

Description: BlockchainTech Congress is a unique platform for exchanging experience and for representatives of all sectors interested in the operation and development of the breaking technology to meet. The event is a place to present examples of its implementation and to talk about the potential, the future and legal-regulatory issues.

Date: October 1–2, 2018
Location: Warsaw, Poland

# Finance Disrupted 2018

Description: The Economist Events offers a truly global perspective on a country’s place in the world and its future outlook. With the newspaper’s characteristic clarity and wit, these summits offer fresh and challenging perspectives on the opportunities for the region.

Date: October 2, 2018
Location: New York, NY, USA

# Blockchain South 2018 Leadership Summit

Description: Blockchain South 2018 is a private invitation only event to be held in one of the most beautiful locations in the world. Attendees will leave this event with knowledge, strategies, new network connections and some great kiwi hospitality.

Date: October 2–3, 2018
Location: Queenstown, New Zealand

# Cryptosprings 2018

Description: In this two day gathering on October 3–4 in Palm Springs, CA attendees will explore the economics, culture, technology and future of cryptocurrency.

Date: October 3–4, 2018
Location: Palm Springs, CA, USA

# Delta Summit Malta

Description: Delta Summit will be providing a series of high profile speakers who will discuss far ranging topics of interest to CEOs, academics, lawyers, traders, bankers, regulators, software developers, entrepreneurs, and crypto enthusiasts.

Date: October 3–5, 2018
Location: Malta

# Global Blockchain Forum 2018

Description: The event will discuss disruptions, investment strategies, & transformations in the blockchain economy. In-depth insights will be offered from well-known innovators and experts within the field.

Date: October 4–5, 2018
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

# The 4th Global CyberSecurity Forum HackIT 4.0

Description: HackIT forum is aimed to become a place for strong security networking gathering of professional tech developers and leading security experts. New knowledges, best solutions, ideas sharing, unique opportunity to take part in methodology creation and much more.

Date: October 8–11, 2018
Location: Kiev, Ukraine

# Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland

Description: Conference will gather the brightest experts of the industry, well-known specialists, and gurus of the crypto market, developers, entrepreneurs, representatives of payment systems, and lawyers who will share their way of thinking concerning blockchain technology development across the globe.

Date: October 9, 2018
Location: Geneva, Switzerland

# HoshoCon — Blockchain Security Conference

Description: Premier three day event focused on the importance of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency security for individuals and businesses alike. Attendees will gain firsthand knowledge on security strategies and solutions from leading experts while networking with over 1,000 blockchain entrepreneurs, crypto traders, investors, legal experts, and senior level executives.

Date: October 9–11, 2018
Location: Las Vegas, NV, USA

# CryptoEconomics & Security Conference

Description: This conference will explore the economic security aspects of blockchain protocols, including game theory, incentive design, mechanism design and market design along with other topics related to crypto-economics security, and to foster collaborations among researchers and practitioners working on these topics.

Date: October 10–11, 2018
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

# Blockchain Shift

Description: Blockchain Shift will welcome a diverse group of distinguished thought leaders and experts, including crypto and institutional investors, bankers, attorneys, government officials, service providers, representatives of blockchain startups, valuable enterprise companies for an unparalleled series of discussions and networking opportunities.

Date: October 11–12, 2018
Location: Miami, FL, USA

# Block Hedge Business 5th Edition

Description: At this conference, you can expect genuine and accurate knowledge to deepen your practical understanding of blockchain applications. Covering a wide array of the relevance of blockchain in meting out meaningful outcomes, expect being privy to knowledge that’s bound to help you grow in the field.

Date: October 12, 2018
Location: Zug, Switzerland

# Blockchain Unbound: Tokyo

Description: For three days, 500 visionaries and leading investors within the blockchain, cryptocurrency, and ICO verticals will gather for an immersive experience filled with inspiring keynotes, engaging discussions, and diverse programming focused on the future of this multi-trillion dollar industry.

Date: October 14–16, 2018
Location: Tokyo, Japan

# Ukrainian Blockchain Day

Description: Ukrainian Blockchain Day will unite the world blockchain technology leaders and crypto market leaders at the main cultural and sport arena of the country. Prepare to dive into the future story with practical background.

Date: October 15, 2018
Location: Kiev, Ukraine

# Hedera Hashgraph Developer Conference

Description: Attendees will gain access to educational sessions presented by the Hedera team, industry experts, and ecosystem developers, where they will learn how to build a new class of decentralized applications.

Date: October 15–17, 2018
Location: Dallas, TX, USA