Forum Blockchain Life 2020, the main live event of the year in the industry, took place on October 21-22, 2020 in Russia, Moscow. Despite the difficult COVID-19 realities and closed borders, the Forum was attended by 3000+ participants.
Global industry leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and startups have come together to discuss current trends and determine the development of the industry for the coming years. At the forum, dozens of contracts were signed between companies, investors and funds.
The key speakers of the forum were:
Ben Goertzel (SingularityNET)
Sergei Khitrov (Listing.Help)
Alexander Borodich (Universa)
Gleb Kostarev (Binance)
Ian Balina (Token Metrics)
Anton Ananyev (OKEx)
Rauan Khassan (TradingView)
Ben Zhou (Bybit)
Ivan Maslov (Bitfury)
Artem Kalikhov (Waves Enterprise)
Jason Luo (BitForex)
Anatoly Aksakov, the head of the Russian parliament for finance, also became one of the important speakers of Blockchain Life 2020. In his speech, he predicted the beginning of the digital ruble testing. The Russian government is preparing to launch tests as early as next year.
Particular attention was paid to the section on blockchain implementation. The speakers told the guests how to monetize the blockchain; analyzed the real cases of blockchain implementation in business and the public sector in 2020; revealed the insides of new projects implemented in Russia and other countries.
The third central topic that aroused particular interest among the participants was the section “All about DeFi. Decentralized Finance. How to earn on DeFi?” At the forum, leading experts spoke about trends, prospects and new motivational models in DeFi; gave legal advice to the attendees of the Forum and explained what to do in DeFi projects so as not to end up like an ICO; shared up-to-date insights on the ways of earnings and much more.
Networking between participants took place at the exhibition area of over 3000 m² total square. A new element of the Forum was networking in the form of quick acquaintances. The guests of Blockchain Life 2020 had an opportunity to find more than 30 new useful contacts in 30 minutes.
The exhibitors were more than 70 companies: the world’s leading crypto exchanges, manufacturers and suppliers of mining equipment, innovative startups, agencies and various services.
Informal networking and agreements continued at the Grand AfterParty of Blockchain Life 2020 at the best Moscow club. Incendiary dance and light shows and live music performances of Russian famous bands were the highlight of the program. The forum is organized by the world’s leading agency for listing on exchanges – Listing.help. The next 6th Blockchain Life 2021 Forum takes place in Russia, Moscow in April 2021.