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Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Conference Lagos, Nigeria 2018

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About Blockchain Nigeria User group

Who We Are

The Blockchain Nigeria User Group (BNUG) has been the voice of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Technology in Nigeria since 2016. We speak for an industry that aims to touch the daily lives of Nigerians in every corner of the country — by providing business, jobs, career opportunities, and by investing in the communities we serve.

Blockchain Nigeria User Group is a not-for-profit, industry-funded association representing one of the fastest growing industries on the planet.

BNUG is a strong advocate for Blockchain Technology in Nigeria and works with all levels of government and other stakeholders to support employment growth and career opportunities in Blockchain Technology, to promote and sustain community development initiatives from coast-to-coast, and to enhance consumer safety and industry competitiveness. BNUG also provides its members with a full range of services and programs including education and training, benchmarking and best practices, networking, advocacy, and industry information.


Vision

Championing Blockchain Technology Education, Development, Adoption in Nigeria and across Africa


Mission

To advance, promote and protect the interests of our members through effective advocacy, communications and education.

BNUG has representatives in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Kaduna, Ibadan, Abeokuta, Kano and Akure.

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What we Do

- Support Policymakers in their need to tackle their challenges in understanding blockchain, both the functionality and risks of decentralized cryptocurrency, in order to create an appropriate legal and regulatory framework that will foster the community.

- Protect Enthusiasts and end users through training, public enlightenment, risks assessment and fraud alerts.

- Encourage Competition Put measures to avoid the concentration of operations in few hands.

- Advocacy for the creation and maintenance of an enabling regulatory environment for Blockchain Project Development.

- Identification of Possible use cases for Blockchain Implementation and spur innovative Startups in that direction.

- Bridge Talent Gap through capacity building/ Incubation at Blockchain Innovation Centers (Blockchain Technology Hubs)

- Hold National Conferences and Regional Summits to raise Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Awareness

(We have so far held the First Blockchain Cryptocurrency Conference Lagos, Nigeria 14-15 August, 2017,with attendance of over 600 participants, and Regional Blockchain Summit Port Harcourt, Nigeria September 9, 2017 with over 250 attendees.)

Other Regional Summit Locations are: Abuja, Nigeria October, Owerri November, Ibadan December, Kaduna January 2018, Kano February 2018.

- Publish Educational Books and Journals. The First is already out: Seizing Opportunities in Blockchain & Digital Currency Revolution.

You will find it on this link: http://blockchainnigeria.group/books


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Confirmed Speakers

Industry leaders, Fintech and technology innovators, carefully selected from across the globe, will be there to speak to us.

George Egbuonu

Confirmed

George Egbuonu is the founder and CEO of VR eCards marketplace and Proprietary Web VR Editor Tool

Senator Ihenyen

Keynote

Mr.

Chris Maurice

Confirmed

Mr. Chris Maurice is the CEO of Yellow Card....

Elliott Hoffman

Confirmed

PHP Dev @Paxful | Paxful Teacher | I am a motivated serial entrepreneur with a past in e-commerce

Ray Youssef

Keynote

Co-founder and CEO Paxful Inc.

Praveen Kumar

Confirmed

Mr. Praveen is the CEO of Belfrics Nigeria....

Genevieve Leveille

Confirmed

Tovonia Evans

Confirmed

Founder and CEO GaupCoin....

Munachi Ogueke

Confirmed

Young Munachi is the CEO of Cryset, a blockchain techpreneur and passionate advocate of Cryptocur

Tim Akinbo

Keynote

Abraham Cambridge is a British born solar entrepreneur who establishes businesses and projects ar

David Adegoke Adeyemi

Confirmed

David Adeyemi is a Pharmacist, entrepreneur, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency consultant.

Christy Twii

Confirmed

Christy is....

Adewale Peter Obadare

Confirmed

Wisdom Tega

Confirmed

Mr. Wisdom is the founder and CEO KureCoinHUB...

Dickson Nsofor

Confirmed

Vice President Business Development at Humaniq, ia also a Guest Lecturer at INSEEC Business Schoo

Geoffrey Weli Wosu

Keynote

VoguePay representative, Geoffrey Weli Wosu (co-founder of VoguePay and Director of Marketing, le

Alakanani Itireleng

Confirmed

Popularly known as the BitcoinLady, founder Satoshi Centre, Botswana’s first marketplace in whic

Seun Dania

Confirmed

Mr. Seun Dania is the CEO of Tradefada, CoinBasin and UNOHomes projects.....

Chimezie Chuta

Confirmed

A graduate of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

WHAT IS THIS EVENT ABOUT?

The Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Conference 2018, with the agenda: How The Blockchain Will Help, organised in partnership with Blockchain Education Network Nigeria and Blockchain Nigeria User Group is taking place from 19-20 May 2018 at The Civc Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria, will focus on identifying the opportunities and overcoming the challenges to making this revolutionary technology a reality in Nigeria. This event is the 4th in the series of educational and economic empowering events/ Conferences/ Summits organized by Blockchain Nigeria User Group having held previous editions in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Abuja in 2017. Details can be found on the group's websites: http://blockchainnigeria.group/, and http://blockchainsummit.ng and also  http://www.blockchainsummit.africa/

Past event photo gallery can be viewed or downloaded here: https://www.flickr.com/gp/157855943@N04/Q8E16v

Topics that will be Covered Include:

  • - Blockchain Training (Ethereum & Bitcoin)
  • - Internet of Value...making money online with cryptocurrencies!
  • - Web 3.0, Decentralization & Cryptography
  • - Emerging Opportunities
  • - Regulations & Policy for a Decentralized World
  • - Speculating on the Future
  • - Crypto Mining, trading and ICO issuance.
  • - and so much more!

Who should attend

CEOs, CTOs, Managing Directors, Heads of Govt Agencies, Heads of Innovation, Business Development executives, Blockchain enthusiast from banks, financial Institutions, financial service providers, Insurers, law firms, Investors, accountants and financial technology companies

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Our Sponsors & Partners

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Conference Lagos, Nigeria 2017 is made possible by these partners & Sponsors:

Buy Your Ticket and Register Participants who registered without purchasing tickets will not have access to the 2nd day trainings.

Free Ticket

Day 1

Pay ₦000.00 with your Debit Card.

All plenary Sessions 
Access to plenary Sessions
Free WiFi at the Conference
Snacks/ Refreshments

Business Networking, Workshops & Training

Day 2

Pay ₦10,000.00 for all the sessions!

Or send $35 worth of Bitcoin to this address: 1N2ksGJhCQuPtdidHPTu8CJ6jtUmXfpu5

Blockchain for Business Executives
Cyber-Security & Digital Asset Management
Blockchain for Developers- Ethereum & Hyperledger
Crypto Trading Strategies of experts
Everything about ICO you should know.
Careers in Blockchain Tech Industry

Other ways to support

Donate any Cryptocurrency. It will help us pay for venue, conference speakers accommodation, logistics, internet access etc.

 


lets see venue

The Civic Center Victoria Island overlooking the water front in the Island, is a top-rated event venue in Victoria Island! Guests are happier about it compared to other event venues in the area. Its secure and accessible, classy and ideal for corporate and business oriented events.

 
 

 

The Civic Centre

Ozumba Mbadiwe Road, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria

+234 816-543-0776

info@blockchainnigeria.group

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