Second annual Global Blockchain Summit set for April 19-20 in Aurora

Friday March 9, 2018 0 comments Tags: Aurora, Global Blockchain Summit

AURORA -- Global Blockchain Summit, the premiere event featuring global experts on all things Blockchain, Hyperledger, Bitcoin, Ethereum, supply chain, social & humanitarian, and FinTech, announced its second annual Summit April 19–20 at The Summit Conference and Event Center in

A core focus of this year’s event is on diversity, equality and women in blockchain featuring Carolina Abenante, founder of NYIAX, Pamela Norton, founder and CEO of Borsetta, Youngsook Park, co-chair of the Global ICO Association and Emily, CMO of ShapeShift AG.

The Summit will feature some of the world’s most prominent blockchain and distributed ledger experts, as well as blockchain companies -- many headquartered in Colorado.

Speakers include: 

  • Hyperledger: David Huseby, security maven
  • Evercoin: Miko Matsumura, co-founder
  • Tapscott Group: Bob Tapscott, speaker and author
  • ShapeShift: Emily, chief marketing officer
  • VMware: Michael DiPetrillo, senior director of Blockchain Technologies
  • Integra Ledger: David Berger, CTO
  • Global ICO Association: Youngsook Park, co-chair
  • Dragonchain: George Sarharis, founder & chief business officer
  • E7 Ventures / David Cohen, founder
  • Dash: Chuck Williams, head of UI/UX Development
  • Integra Ledger: David Berger, CTO
  • Government Blockchain Association: Gerard Daché, president
  • IEEE Blockchain: Jason Rupe
  • Colorado Blockchain Capital: Josh Finkleman, managing partner
  • Rebel A.I.: Manny Puentes, CEO
  • Colorado Division of Securities: Gerald Rome, Colorado Securities Commissioner
  • Dcntral: James Barry, CTO and co-founder
  • Founderbit: Cam Turner, co-founder
  • Salt Lending: Gregg Bell, operations
  • GitCoin: Kevin Owocki, founder

This year’s Global Blockchain Summit is sponsored in part by Husch Blackwell, Colorado Blockchain Capital, VMware, and dozens more.

Media partners include BTC Media, the first dedicated media outlet for digital currency and publisher of Bitcoin Magazine and The Distributed Ledger, and Cast Influence's InfluenceNow Podcast, who will be interviewing speakers leading up to and during the Summit.

Summit Details: 
Thursday April 19, 2018 - Friday, April 20, 2018 
The Summit Conference and Event Center 
411 Sable Blvd. N. Aurora, CO 80011 
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Tickets to Global Blockchain Summit are $799 for both days and $499 for one day. Students and government officials can purchase two-day passes for $499.

Attendance is limited to 400 people. To register with a $50 discount, visit

For sponsorship information, contact info(at)globaldatasummit(dot)com.