The SEC, CFTC, OCC, and Thousands More Flock Online to LA Blockchain Summit October 6 & 7 For Largest Gathering of Disrupters in Blockchain

LA Blockchain Summit kicks off next week with a lineup of over 250 globally recognized industry thought leaders to propel mainstream cryptocurrency and blockchain adoption.

Los Angeles, CA — October 2, 2020 — The internet is welcoming the largest global gathering of blockchain and cryptocurrency investors, entrepreneurs, researchers, and technology companies on October 6th and 7th at LA Blockchain Summit. Register for free here

More than 10,000 attendees have already registered to attend the annual two-day event that will feature over 250 speakers, two stages, five content tracks, and the most accessible online networking opportunities featuring the hottest blockchain and cryptocurrency companies.

“The future of finance is global and digital,” says Tim Draper, summit speaker and Special Limited Partner and Board Member of Draper Goren Holm. “We’ve made the event free for everyone. If you want to participate in the future of finance and technology, there is no better time than now to learn about blockchain and cryptocurrencies.”

Prepare to go head to head with key regulatory figures like the SEC Commissioner Hester M. Peirce, Chairman & Chief Executive of the CFTC, Dr. Heath P. Tarbert, Congressman Ted Budd and Tom Emmer, and the Acting Comptroller of Currency Brian P. Brooks as they define the next era of finance and share insights on the frameworks needed to achieve sustainability and mass adoption.

Congressman Tom Emmer added, “Washington needs a wake-up call. Much of the government is still in the ‘blockchain, not bitcoin’ phase. I look forward to participating in the LA Blockchain Summit to share my perspective on the changes needed in Washington to support the future of finance in the United States.”

Discussions surrounding topics such as investing, central banking digital currencies, regulation and global policy, liquidity, DEXs & CEXs, blockchain for social good, decentralized finance, community building, non-fungible tokens (NFTs), big data, blockchain interoperability, sports betting, hedging inflation, flash loans, decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs), DTLs and venture capital in China, digital shares, tokenization, escrow services, securities exchanges, university technology incubators, non-profits, payment networks, peer-to-peer web storage, and most importantly, what we need to do as a community at large to achieve global adoption.

Josef Holm, Co-Founder of LA Blockchain Summit and Founding Partner at Draper Goren Holm, added, “LA Blockchain Summit is the most important event happening this year as the top regulators, investors, and builders of blockchain will be joining and sharing their cutting edge insight across two-jam packed days. I want everyone who joins us to feel as connected as possible online by taking advantage of the global networking opportunities, all the while learning about the future of money from the brightest minds who are defining this industry.”

Additional speakers include CZ of Binance, Robert Leshner of Compound Finance, Yoni Assia of eToro, Sergey Nazarov of Chainlink, Kathleen Breitman of Tezos, Stani Kulechov of Aave, Chris Larsen of Ripple, and 250 other highly sought-after movers and shakers leading the blockchain industry. 

Summit organizers Alon Goren and Josef Holm have transformed the most critical conversations in crypto into five dedicated tracks. Attend the Decentralized Finance (DeFi) track, the Research & Innovation track, the Blockchain in Asia track, and the Digital Securities track all spanning across two jam-packed days.

Register now for LA Blockchain Summit and join thousands of people to learn how blockchain technology will create a greater means of inclusivity and transparency for the future of money.