SF Blockchain Week 2019 — October 28 – November 3, 2019

SF Blockchain Week is where blockchain startups, enterprise companies, academics, developers, and investors from around the world come together to define the future of blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

Use discount code SFBW_CRYPTOEVENTS to get 10 percent off your tickets

Key events:

CryptoEconomics Security Conference

October 28 – 29, 2019
Pauley Ballroom, UC Berkeley Campus

This conference will explore the economic security aspects of blockchain protocols, including game theory, incentive design, mechanism design and market design along with other topics related to crypto-economics security, and to foster collaborations among researchers and practitioners working on these topics.

Speakers include:

Joseph Bonneau, Technology Fellow, EFF and Postdoctoral Researcher, Stanford
Vitalik Buterin, Creator of Ethereum
Alessandro Chiesa, Assistant Professor, UC Berkeley
Silvio Micali, Founder, Algorand



Main Event: Epicenter

October 31 – November 1, 2019
San Francisco Marriott Marquis

Epicenter is the main event of SF Blockchain Week that brings together the world’s blockchain community for an immersive experience by bringing the top blockchain companies, academics, developers, and investors from around the world to define the future of blockchain and crypto-currencies.

Speakers include:

Olaf Carlson-Wee, Founder & CIO, Polychain Capital
Jill Carlson, Founder, Open Money Initiative
Meltem Demirors, Chief Strategy Officer, CoinShares Capital
Chris Larsen, Executive Chairman & Co-founder, Ripple
Dan Morehead, CEO & Co-CIO, Pantera Capital
Samson Mow, Chief Strategy Officer, Blockstream
Don Tapscott, Co-founder & Executive Chairman, Blockchain Research Institute
Dovey Wan, Founding Partner, Primitive Ventures
Charlie Shrem, Founder,
Michael Arrington, Partner, Arrington XRP Capital


Blockchain Career Fair

October 30, 2019
International House, UC Berkeley

The Blockchain Career Fair at UC Berkeley connects the brightest minds with frontier blockchain companies. We connect leading engineers and problem-solvers to companies to bring new solutions to old problems.


DeFi Hackathon

November 1 – 3, 2019
Terra Gallery, San Francisco

This hackathon is an opportunity to build your ideas alongside protocol experts, mentors, companies, and developers who are creating decentralized finance infrastructure and applications to power the freedom of ownership.

SF Blockchain Week 2019 Official Website