Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Rd - Trade Centre - Trade Centre 2 - Dubai - UAE

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Event Date Sun Oct 9 +04 - Wed Oct 12 +04 (in 9 months)
In your timezone (EST): Sat Oct 8 4:00pm - Tue Oct 11 4:00pm
Location Dubai World Trade Centre
Sheikh Zayed Rd - Trade Centre - Trade Centre 2 - Dubai - UAE
Region EMEA

Future Blockchain Summit is the first and largest Blockchain exhibition and conference in the MENA region bringing together the community’s brightest minds, most game-changing startups & powerful investors for 4 days of networking, investing and education centered around the most disruptive technology since the internet – Blockchain.

World-leading blockchain companies and influential minds will demonstrate the true and transformative power of Blockchain technology in different sectors. Experience it live across three major themes unravelling at the exhibition, conferences, workshops, the investor programme and Hackathon: 1. Blockchain in Finance incl. DeFi, digital currencies, CBDCs; 2. Blockchain as alternative investment incl. crypto & NFT investment, 3. Blockchain beyond Crypto incl. applications and use cases across all industry sectors.


2021 Past Speakers

Changpeng Zhao
Founder & CEO, Binance

Jack Mccauley
Co-Founder, Oculus VR

Robert Gryn
Founder & CEO, Metahero

Talal Tabbaa
Co-Founder, CoinMENA

Igneus Terrenus
Head of Communications, Bybit

Dina Saman
Founder & Managing Director, CoinMENA

Christophe De La Celle
Director of Institutional Business EU, Binance

Ahmed Bin Sulayem
Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, DMCC

Gaurav Dubey
CEO, TDeFi Accelerator

Liu Leo
Ministerial Advisor to the National Assembly of Cambodia, Chairman of ARAB & CHINESE UNION

Dr. Alexandra Mikityuk
Co-Founder and CEO, Staex

Dr. Marwan Al Zarouni
CEO, Dubai Blockchain Center

Ralf Glabischnig
Founder & Board Member, CV VC & CV Labs

Mathew Yarger
Head of Smart Mobility, IOTA Foundation

Neeraj Roy
Founder & CEO, Hungama Digital Media

H.e. Gabriel Abed
Barbados Ambassador to the UAE – Government of Barbados, Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Foreign Trade

Farzam Kamalabadi
Hyper Optimum Organization HOO Exchange Executive Chairman, Future Trends Group Chairman

Saqr Mashhor Ereiqat
Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Riddermark

Hamad Al Mutairi
Director of the Archives Department, UAE National Archives

Kristina Lucrezia Cornèr
Editor-in-Chief, Cointelegraph

Philipp Rösler
Former Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister of Economy and Technology for Germany

Jamie Broadbent
Head of Digital, Innovation & Design, RBS International

David Lin
Anchor & Producer, KITCO

Jimmy Nguyen
Founding President, Bitcoin Association

Tarek Mohammed
Head Section - Virtual Assets Crime, Dubai Police HQ

Lauren Bissell
Founder and CEO, Immutable Music

Nithin Palavalli
CEO and Founder, RubiX Network

Ran Neu-Ner
Founder of Crypto Banter, Host of the CNBC Crypto Trader Show & CEO, Onchain Capital

Rexy W
Founder, HOO Exchange

Abdulla Mohammed Al Ashram
Group CEO, Emirates Post Group

Nitin Gaur
IBM Financial Sciences, IBM Research

Elias Ahonen
Author of Blockland

Dr. Andreas Dittrich
Head of Blockchain Solutions Center, Deutsche Telekom

Laura K. Inamedinova
CEO, LKI Consulting

Dr Abdalla Kablan
Technology Entrepreneur, Investor & Chairman, Wyzer

Ali Abuzinjal
Director Of Digital Transformation, Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park

Szymon Fiedorowicz
CEO, Skey Network

Alex Blagirev
Deputy CEO, Sensorium Corporation

Jeetu Kataria
Founding Director, DIFX

Josef Holm
Founding Partner, Draper Goren Holm

Tone Vays
YouTube Influencer, Analyst, Derivatives Trader & Event Organizer

Joel Dietz
Connection Science Fellow, MIT Connection Science

Richie Santosdiaz
Head of MEA, The Fintech Times & Fintech Power 50

Matias Lapuschin
Head of Content Marketing, Sensorium Corporation

Adir Ron
Cloud Application & Innovation Lead for Middle East & Africa, Microsoft

Gareth Soloway
President & CFO, Chief Market Strategist,

Jorge Sebastião
Co-Founder, Global Blockchain Organization

Alex Bornyakov
Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Digital Transformation on IT industry development, Ukrainian Ministry

Irene-Marie Seelig
Founder & CEO, AnamXR

Tatiana Koffman
Forbes Money & Markets Columnist

Prateek Rao
Co-Founder, Decentralized Global

John Lillywhite
Google Research Associate, Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government

Firdosh Sheikh
Co-founder & CEO, Drife

Jakub Chmielniak
Co-Founder, Fanadise

Florian Grummes
Founder, Midas Touch Consulting

Irina Heaver
Crypto & Blockchain Lawyer

Dr. Samyr Mezzour
Chief Innovation Officer, House of InsurTech Switzerland (HITS), A Generali Company

Ian Khan
Documentary Filmmaker, The Bitcoin Dilemma

Dr. Sebastian Grabowski
Senior Executive, Domestic Cloud Operator

Niko De Jonghe
President, Blockchain Valley

Davinci Jeremie
YouTube Influencer

Anita Kalergis (Aka Kryptogranny)
Founder & CEO, Ipsum Consulting

Adrian K. Zduńczyk
Founder & CEO, TheBirbNest

Alexander Gambon
Chief Brand Officer, ELONGATE

Matthias Mende
Founder, Bonuz Market

Bartek Sibiga
Co-Founder, Fanadise

Carl Runefelt
YouTube Influencer

Dr. Jane Thomason
Co-Founder, British Blockchain and Frontier Tech Association

Crypto Artist, Performer and Keynote Speaker , VESA

Viktor Weinland
Solution Architect, SettleMint

Kyle Chasse
Investor & Advisor

Nalla Karunanithy
Chief Digital Officer, Majid Al Futtaim – Retail

Igor Zakharov
CEO, Dbx Digital Ecosystem

Saeed Al DarmakI
Managing Director – MENA, CasperLabs

Anna Tutova
CEO, Coinstelegram

Anthem Blanchard
Co-Founder & CEO, HERA Soft

Omar Rahim
MENA Director, Binance

Duncan Johnston-Watt
CEO & Co-founder, Blockchain Technology Partners

Aly Madhavji
Senior Blockchain Fellow, INSEAD

Christopher Jaszczynski
Co-founder, MMCrypto and MMConsult

James Bernard
Regional Representative Europe, DMCC (Dubai Multi Commodities Centre)

Nick Spanos
Bitcoin Pioneer

J.D. Seraphine
Founder & CEO, Raiinmaker

Sheraz Ahmed
Head of Business Development, Crypto Valley Association

Daniel Santos
CEO & Founder, Woonkly Labs

Caitlin Walker
Marketing Director, Quantum Works

Fraser Gordon
CEO & FOUNDER , Quantum Works

Jake Nguyen

Martynas Kasiulis
CEO, DailyCoin

Yevheniia Broshevan
CEO of HackenProof, Co-founder of Hacken

Michael Lawrence
Founder, Bloqwork

Yehia Badawy
Co-founder, Rain

Karl Tlais
Strategic Advisor, iAdvisory

Nasir Zubairi

Angus John Maccormick
Director IOT/ AI & Analytics, Software AG

Alvin Lee
Lead Evangelist, DeGate DAO

Oleksandr Bornyakov
Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation, Republic of Ukraine

Hesham Ghandour
Co-Founder, Dapi

Pranav Sharma
Managing Partner, Woodstock Fund

Ralph Simon
CEO, Mobilium

Magnus Stone
Principal Designer, Quantum Works

Matthew Van Niekerk
Co-Founder & CEO, SettleMint

Ritam Gupta
Founder & CEO, DeFi11

Abbas Bandali
Managing Director, Bitjeem

Max Matrenitski
CEO, Cyberian Mine

Csilla Zsigri
VP Strategy, Blockchain Technology Partners

Michael So
VP Business Development, Cook Finance

Ivan Bjelajac
CEO & Co-Founder, MVP Workshop

Arif Ansari
COO, Lyopay

Jan Sammut

Abhay Aggarwal

Tomas Jager
Day Trader and Technical Analyst that specializes in Trading Algorithm development.

Brigadier Jamal Al Jallaf
Director of Criminal Investigation Department, Dubai Police

Gil Petersil
Meet Partners

Rishabh Gupta

Henrik Rasmussen
Head of Investor Relations, TDeF

Ashu Gupta
CTO & Co-Founder at Lean Technologies

Monica Sasso
EMEA Chief Technologist, Red Hat

Kimberly Adams

Austin Worrell
Chief Risk Officer, ELONGATE