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Crypto Valley Conference Kicks off With Unmissable Speaker Line-Up

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Updated by Shilpa Lama
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Setting the foundation for the future of the blockchain industry, the two-day hybrid conference brings together industry leaders across the blockchain and crypto industry.

Zug, Switzerland – October 28, 2021 – The Crypto Valley Association’s flagship event, the Crypto Valley Conference (CVC), commences today in Rotkreuz, Switzerland. In partnership with Innosuisse and sponsored by IEEE, the two-day hybrid event will welcome over 500 attendees and feature over 40 presentations from global industry leaders. 

The CVC offers a robust panel of discussions and speakers who will provide invaluable insight into applications and use cases of blockchain technology, recent industry developments, and the future of the sector as a whole.

Some of this years’ speakers include Lucas Betschart, President of the Bitcoin Association; Frederick Gregaard, CEO of Cardano Foundation; Markus Pedrizat, Head of Custody at Bitcoin Suisse; Thomas Moser of Swiss National Bank; Richard Astle, Head of Switzerland and the Middle East at Fireblocks; Paula Petitt, Head of Business Development at Linum Labs; Ambre Soubiran, CEO of Kaiko; Jean-Michelle Pailhon, Head of Ledger Enterprise Solutions; Jerome de Tychey, President of Ethereum France. For a full list of speakers and events, read the full event agenda here

The annual Crypto Valley Conference will reflect the growth of NFTs. A special NFT-focused stage where live demonstrations and entertainment will take place will include a live NFT auction and an art exhibition. In addition, a series of special masterclasses will take place today, Thursday, which will aim to provide tangible, actionable information.

Commenting on the event, Daniel Haudenschild, President of the Crypto Valley Association, said, “In organizing the Crypto Valley Conference 2021, we sought to reflect the unique composition of the rapidly growing blockchain space. With this in mind, this year, there will be a large focus on NFTs, amongst other major industry developments including self-sovereign identity, regulation and compliance, and CBDCs, to name a few.

“The Crypto Valley Association’s role is to increase Switzerland’s foothold as a leading blockchain and cryptographic technologies ecosystem. We are looking forward to what the next two days will bring and to welcoming a range of industry trailblazers to our annual event.”

The CVC is organized in collaboration with the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. This year’s CVC sponsors include Fireblocks, Ledger, Bitcoin Suisse, Taurus, OpedPayd, Sygnum, Dukascopy Bank, Copper, and Incore. 

For more information, or to register for the event, visit the CryptoValley official website


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