Registration Open for 2020 Global Blockchain Summit Hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs!

2020 Global Blockchain Summit is taking place both offline and online from Oct.27th to 28th. Registration for the offline event in Shanghai, China is open now. Get your ticket at Eventbrite.

About 2020 Global Blockchain Summit

As the climax of 2020 Shanghai International Blockchain Week from Oct.23rd to 28th , the 6th Global Blockchain Summit, under the theme of “Integrated Innovation” is going to invite prominent technical leaders, experts and scholars from various industries to jointly discuss the latest achievements, trends and ideas of the blockchain industry and promote the large-scale commercial application of the blockchain technology through integrated innovation as an effort to truly create socio-economic values. Apart from the integration of blockchain with other technologies, topics of this summit will also cover such hotspots of the industry like DeFi, DID, Web 3.0, etc.

What Did They Say about the Summit?

This is one of the premiere blockchain events in Asia and the world, and the list of attendees clearly shows this. — Aleksandar Kuzmanovic, Professor of Northwest University

Shanghai International Blockchain Week is one of the biggest and most established crypto gatherings in Asia. It consistently brings together some of the best projects and brightest thinkers in the space. — Kyle Samani, Co-founder of Multicoin Capital

Shanghai International Blockchain Week & Global Blockchain Summit, famous for its professionality, gives you the opportunity to meet global experts, get inspired by fresh ideas and seize the latest opportunities. — Li Lihui, Former President of the Bank of China

I consider Wangxiang Blockchain as a role model for the blockchain industry as it has been focusing on this area and its pursuit of professionality remains unchanged. — Yao Qian, Director of Science and Technology Supervision Bureau of CSRC

I hope experts around the world will come to Shanghai International Blockchain Week, the most representative event of its kind that delivers great benefits. — David Lee, Vice president of the Economic Society of Singapore

Highlights of the Summit

A 6-Year History Makes it the Most Influential and Iconic Event in Asia

The Global Blockchain Summit hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs can be dated back to 2015, marking the first global blockchain event in China. It has a reputation for promoting blockchain exchanges and communication between China and the world year after year.

Prominent Speakers Share Great Visions

The Global Blockchain Summit gathered top influencers of the blockchain industry over the past few years, including:

Vitalik Buterin, Founder of Ethereum

Nick Szabo, Founder of smart contracts

Anatoly Anisimov, Corresponding member of the National Academy of Ukraine

He Zhiguo, Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago

Craig Dunn, Chairman of ISO Technical Committee 307 Blockchain

Li Lihui, former President of Bank of China

as well as representatives of star blockchain projects like Cosmos, Consensys, Polkadot, etc. The line-up of 2020 Global Blockchain Summit will be released in the following weeks.

Blockchain Feast Extends Your Presence

Over 70% of the attendees in the past few years are decision makers in their companies and more than 90% of our attendees came from finance, investment and technology related industries. This summit is a can’t-miss opportunity to extend your presence around the world and explore cooperation opportunities.

About Shanghai International Blockchain Week and Global Blockchain Summit

Hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs every autumn, the New Economy-themed Global Blockchain Summit is one of the biggest premium blockchain events globally.

Oct. 2015, The first Global Blockchain Summit

The Global Blockchain Summit is one of the largest international and high-level blockchain summit, founded and hosted annually by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs. On Oct. 15th, 2015, the first summit — “Blockchain: Blueprint for a New Economy” was the first public blockchain event in China, recognized to be an iconic event of the development of blockchain technology in the nation, making 2015 a remarkable year for blockchain in China.

Sept. 2016, 2016 Shanghai International Blockchain Week

From Sep. 19th -24th, 2016, Wanxiang Blockchain Labs and the Ethereum Foundation co-hosted a one-week-long Shanghai Blockchain festival under the theme of “Blockchain: New Economic Horizon”. The event included DevCon2, Demo Day, and the 2nd Global Blockchain Summit, attracting tens of speakers and 1000+ participants from around the world, and bringing the development and status of the blockchain industry in China to a whole new level.

Sept. 2017, The 3rd Global Blockchain Summit

From Sep. 14th -16th, 2017, the 3rd Global Blockchain Summit, themed as “Blockchain New Economy: Breaking Dawn”, was hosted at W Shanghai-The Bund, attracting more than 1000 participants from various industries around the world. In the event, world-renowned speakers shared their thoughts on the application, regulation, and the future trend of the blockchain technology.

Sept.2018, 2018 Shanghai International Blockchain Week

2018 Shanghai International Blockchain Week consisted of Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon, Tech Open Day and the 4th Global Blockchain Summit themed as “Blockchain New Economy: Tech Exploration”. The Hackathon gathered 100+ developers around the world to demonstrate their innovative ideas through fierce competition. On Tech Open Day, founders and developers from major blockchain platforms introduced the latest development of their projects. On Summit Days, representatives from various industries shared their insights on solutions empowered by the blockchain technology and envisioned the true value of blockchain technology in future industrial application.

Sept.2019, 2019 Shanghai International Blockchain Week

2019 Shanghai International Blockchain Week featured Hackathon, Demo Day and the 5th Global Blockchain Summit under the theme of “Blockchain New Economy: New Decades New Beginning”. This week long event attracted around 2000 attendees to demonstrate their projects and share their insights on blockchain application, supervision and trends.

About the Host: Wanxiang Blockchain Labs

Founded by China Wanxiang Holdings in September, 2015, Wanxiang Blockchain Labs is China’s first non-profit research institution focusing on blockchain technology. The Labs has been dedicated to boosting socio-economic progress with blockchain. In this connection, the Labs has gathered prominent experts around the world to study blockchain R&D, application, strategies, etc., guiding entrepreneurs and contributing to policy making and industrial development with the findings.

The Labs has grown into one of the top and most representative research institutions in blockchain technology by hosting annual global blockchain summits, publishing blockchain books and reports, providing project incubation, trainings of industrial knowledge and technical lectures and promoting cooperation between blockchain companies and the academic community.

Ticket Rules

*Please obey the COVID-19 related travel rules in China and your country when arranging your trip to China. The host, Wanxiang Blockchain Labs, will not be responsible for problems caused by the breach of the travel rules.

*You can apply for a refund before 11:59 p.m. on Oct 20th, 2020(UTC+8) and will be charged 20% refund fee of the ticket price.

*Tickets will be non-refundable from 0:00 a.m. on Oct 21st, 2020 (UTC+8). Please arrange your time properly.

Wanxiang Blockchain is dedicated to building an open platform and offering resources to develop blockchain and promote its application in different industries.