Curated Guide to Top NYC Blockchain Week Events [May 10th – 18th]

Update: Blockchain week might be over, but there have been amazing developments in the space. A lot of our readers expressed interest in crypto trading strategies in particular, we’ll have more information to come and for now would like to share an amazing crypto trading tool that our editors have had the privilege of trying out for themselves. It was definitely the highlight of Blockchain Week for us!

 

Welcome to the first NYC Blockchain Week! New York City Blockchain Week runs from May 10th to May 18th with hundreds of events drawing people from around the world to share in the exploration of new innovations. It is a rare opportunity to meet global blockchain leaders with dozens of events being held to this aim.

With so many events happening at once, which ones are worth checking out? Where do you go? Who do you see? We’ve compiled the best events and sorted them by price.

If you can’t swing 2k for the Consensus, there are many other great options. Or if you’re visiting for Consensus, but would like some variety. Here is a must see guide.

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Blockchain Week NYC

Editor Picks: Top Blockchain Week Events

From the entire guide these events stand out the most:

 

Trends in Crypto: Strategy and Trading

Tuesday May 15th 6 pm – 9 pm
Free Event

Crypto Investing and Trading has taken on a life of its own, evolving through different stages of methodologies. This event highlights the tools that are available to those in this space to get ahead.

 

Korean Blockchain – ICON

Sunday May 13th 4 pm – 8 pm
Regular Tickets: $10

Have you wondered what new developments are coming out of South Korea? As major players in the crypto space this event lifts the veil on new blockchain and crypto projects from the other side of the globe.

 

Blockchain Leadership Connect – IDEAS

Sunday May 13th 10 am – 5 pm
Regular Tickets: $200

The blockchain development community will gather to go in depth on cutting edge solutions, use cases, and possibilities. This is the chance to pick the minds of people with technical know-how on exactly what blockchain is capable of.

 

Blockchain Without Borders

Saturday May 12th 9 am – 5:30 pm
Regular Tickets: $399

New York City, as the financial center of the world, not only has numerous international organizations that impact the macro perspective of the blockchain economy but has gradually become the most advanced center of global blockchain technology research and application. This event brings innovators from China and around the world to share their insights.

 

By Price:

Participating in blockchain week on a budget? We’ve got you covered with events sorted by price below. New York City, being the center of tech and finance have amazing events hosted by both local and international organizations to bring you the best. The following events all feature fantastic speakers and great networking.

 

Blockchain Week Events

Events costing 0-$50

Trends in Crypto: Strategy and Trading

Tuesday May 15th 6:30 – 9 pm
Free Event

This event highlights the changing trends in crypto investing/trading strategies. With great networking and an expert panel, this is a must see event!!

 

NYC Blockchain Week Networking at Microsoft

Monday May 14th 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Free Event

This event, open to anyone and hosted at Microsoft, is a networking opportunity to meet blockchain and crypto innovators. It’ll also serve as a pre-Consensus party!

 

Showcase: Trading Crypto Tools Crypto Investors [Expert Panel]

Wednesday May 16th 6:30 – 9 pm
Free Event

This is an in depth look at the new tools available to crypto traders and investors. As the crypto market involves, so too do the tools and strategies.

 

Korean Blockchain – ICON

Sunday May 13th 4 pm – 8 pm
Regular Tickets: $10

South Korea is one of the leaders in the crypto space. This is an inside view on what’s happening in Korea with speakers traveling from abroad to share their insights.

 

Blockchain Cruise

Thursday May 10th, 7:30 – 10:30 pm
Regular Tickets: $30-$40

This is a 3 hour cruise on the Hudson that will feature an incredible experience, great networking, and blockchain discussions. This is a a great event if you’re looking for both a New York experience combined with the Blockchain Week theme.

 

Events Costing $50-$500

Blockchain & Law: Morning Symposium

Friday May 18th 8 am – 1 pm
Regular Tickets: $75-$100

New York City’s top legal minds gather to talk about the legal challenges and opportunities surrounding blockchain. A great event for those unsure what future regulations hold in store.

 

Blockchain Leadership Connect – IDEAS

Sunday May 13th 10 am – 5 pm
Regular Tickets: $200

The blockchain development community will gather to go in depth on cutting edge solutions, use cases, and possibilities. This is the chance to pick the minds of people with technical know-how.

 

Crypto Influence Summit

Thursday May 17th 5 pm – 10 pm
Regular Tickets: $200

A gathering of crypto influencers and investors to share ideas, strategies and methodologies. Network and connect with like minds.

 

Big Data Finance

Friday May 11th 1 pm – 6 pm
Regular Tickets: $285

Big data paved the way for technologies such as Ai and blockchain. This event covers portfolio management and investment analysis.

 

Blockchain Without Borders 

Saturday May 12th 9 am – 5:30 pm
Regular Tickets: $399

This event will cover global market dynamics, trends, and innovative blockchain technologies from around the world. Get a first glimpse on what’s happening around the world in blockchain.

 

Blockchain Week Conference NYC

Events Costing $500+

2018 NYC Blockchain Center Tech & Invest Summit

Friday May 18th 9 am – 5:30 pm
Regular Tickets: $600-900

This event brings international companies from the US and China together to discuss blockchain and investment opportunities in new projects and ICOs.

 

Ethereal

Friday May 11th 9 am – 8 pm
Regular Tickets: $1250

An all day conference, it’s everything blockchain and crypto, from use cases, challenges, possibilities and solutions.You’ll find a wide range of industries covered at this event.

 

These are the top picks for NYC Blockchain Week Events, besides the Consensus Conference. No matter your budget there are plenty of amazing events full of incredible insights, speakers, and networking opportunities. Be sure to check them out, and share the list with people you know who are interesting in crypto and blockchain!

Special thanks to RoninAi – Crypto Trading Tools for Smart Investors!

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Kim Adsitt

Managing Editor

As a New York resident for over 12 years, Kim is passionate about developing technology in New York City. She has created original online media and groundbreaking content strategy for numerous startups and has become a leading expert in startup news. Specializing in content creation and editing, she manages the team at Silicon to produce high quality, engaging tech content and insight from the leading players in the NYC tech field. Kim has been an avid follower of all things blockchain, iot, ai, and crypto and its disruptive potential in a multitude of industries. She seeks to bring the latest innovative news, applications and use cases to the public.