On December 6, Manila will welcome the second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Philippines by Smile-Expo. The event focuses on DLT and crypto coins and last year gathered over 300 guests, 12 companies in the demozone and some of the top speakers to discuss industry trends and innovations..
For more details on the speakers and events at this years conference see below:
At this year’s event, sphere’s top professionals will discuss the topical issues regarding technology and crypto industry’s trends.
The Co-Founder and CCO at Satoshi Citadel Industries Miguel Cuneta will deliver the presentation “You Probably Don’t Need Blockchain For It.” During his talk, the expert will explain when blockchain is not needed and regular database is enough.
The event will also include the panel discussion “Smart Contracts and Legal Contracts.” Among the participants there will be Rafael Padilla, one of the establishers of Blockchain Association of the Philippines (BAP). The organization spreads the crypto knowledge and unites DLT enthusiasts to promote the global adoption of the technology.
Business Owner at Tagcash – Mark Vernon – will explain what are the permissioned blockchains and will demonstrate use cases with MultiChain and Stellar. During his speech, the expert will focus on shared KYC, international remittance and supply chain tracking.
Lito Villanueva, Chairman at FinTechAlliance.ph, will give an insight into the digital assets as liquid alternatives in investment. The goal of his organization is to stimulate innovations and promote the expansion of the technology.
Jorge Azurin, CEO & Founder at MediXserve, will describe how DLT works in the medical industry, present real-life use cases and examine the future of healthcare with blockchain.
The conference will also involve the demozone, where DLT-based corporations will have a space to present their new crypto products to the audience.
Pitch-sessions will be a part of the program as well – during small presentations, crypto startups will acquaint the guests with their ideas.
Networking will present the opportunity to find potential business partners and investors.
Venue and tickets
The event will take place in the Holiday Inn & Suites Makati Hotel in Manila. The address is Palm Drive, Ayala Centre, Makati, 1224 Metro Manila, Philippines.
Tickets for the event are available on the registration page. On 12-18 November, event’s organizer provides a possibility to get two tickets for the price of one with the promo code 2FOR1.
If you are interested in a deeper dive, we interviewed event organiser Yaroslava Velykaya, on what to expect and his thoughts on the industry.
Organizer – Smile-Expo
The event will be coordinated by the company Smile-Expo – an organizer of 48 successful blockchain events in 25 countries.
More information about the event and registration are on the official website of the conference.