Blockchain Week NYC 2019 Guide[Upcoming Event Highlights]

Welcome to the second NYC Blockchain Week! Last year we got tremendous positive feedback for compiling this guide, so here we are again helping you navigate 2019 NYC Blockchain Week.

New York City Blockchain Week runs from May 10th to May 18th with hundreds of events drawing people from around the world to share in the exploration of new innovations. It is a rare opportunity to meet global blockchain leaders with dozens of events being held to this aim.

With so many events happening at once, which ones are worth checking out? Where do you go? Who do you see? We’ve compiled the best events and sorted them by price.

If you can’t swing 2k for the Consensus, there are many other great options. Or if you’re visiting for Consensus, but would like some variety, here is a must see guide for 2019 Blockchain Week.

We have compiled a schedule of events based on relevance, learning level, blockchain range,speaker list and networking opportunity. We hope this makes it easy for you to find excellent events relevant to you this blockchain week!


From the entire guide these events stand out the most:

Spring Blockchain Happy Hour (Blockchain Week Kickoff)

Monday May 6th 6:30pm-9:30pm

Free Event

Kick off Blockchain week with a chance to network at a blockchain happy hour at Slate NY. Enjoy drink specials while getting a chance to connect with people from all areas of the blockchain space from startups and developers to community enthusiasts. We recommend this event as a great opportunity to mingle and get a taste for what’s to come during blockchain week.

Publicize Blockchain

Tuesday May 14th, 6 pm — 9 pm

Free Event

Pitchfest of ten up and coming blockchain companies; and you can be part of the action. Located in the heart of New York’s Flatiron district, you can see what new blockchain companies have in store.

Blockchain has taken on a life of its own, evolving through different stages and we are part of this growth process. This event highlights the blockchain projects and developments that are available in various spaces.

Block Plus Summit

Saturday, May 11th, 10 am — 5 pm

Regular Tickets: Free

Special Note: Full Day Conference

This event aims to bring together blockchain industry leaders, exchange platforms, advisory firms and law firms to discuss and share their valuable insights on challenges and solutions associated with Security Token Offering (STO).

The blockchain community will gather to go in depth on cutting edge solutions, use cases, and possibilities. This is the chance to pick the minds of people with technical know-how on exactly what blockchain is capable of. This is full day event, with a great price. Free admission! Hard to beat free for a full day event held at Fordham University.

Networking Event at NYC Blockchain Center

Saturday May 15th, 5 am — 7 pm

Free Event

New York City, as the financial center of the world, not only has numerous international organizations that impact the macro perspective of the blockchain economy but has gradually become the most advanced center of global blockchain technology research and application. This event allows you to network with blockchain experts from around the world. It has a great price tag and you can enjoy lively conversation over few drinks.

NYC Blockchain Center is supported by New York Economic Development Corporation, a branch of the city.

NYC Blockchain center is an inclusive focal point for NYC’s growing blockchain ecosystem, harnessing its energy, expertise and innovation for the benefit of New Yorkers and providing a welcoming meeting place for local and global companies, academia and government, to interact with entrepreneurs in the sector.

What is Blockchain Week?

In its third year running, Blockchain week is a series of events, meetups and conferences that draw thousands globally from all facets of the blockchain space to NYC. From startups and tech developers to long time traders and experts, blockchain enthusiasts come together to share ideas and discuss the past, present and future of blockchain.

There are a number of anchor events that form foundation of blockchain week, such as Consensus conference and Ethereal.

During this week you can see hundreds of events on all topics of blockchain, cryptocurrency and anything else crypto digital your heart desires. We compiled the list of event by prices, take a look bellow on what’s coming.

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Contributing Writer: Kim Adsitt , Silicon NYC — Tech Beat of NYC

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