It is the peak event that is expected to gather 1500 attendees and 100 speakers.
The Paris Blockchain Week Summit is the flagship event of Paris Blockchain week. It is coordinated under the joint High Patronage of the French Ministry for the Economy and Finance and the Secretary of State for Digital Affairs. It will cover the hot topics of the blockchain industry from the best blockchain developers and entrepreneurs.
We have updated the articles with the coverage of important highlights from this week Blockchain conference.
The Paris Blockchain Conference first day was started with the speech from Elixxir CEO David Chaum and was ended with the discussion on blockchain technology-based business models in the financial industry.
The discussion panel for this topic was consist of Fabien Aufrechter (Havas Blockchain), Alan Milligan (White Rabbit), Adrian Garelik (Flixxo) and Grégoire d’Avout (Dtube).
Eradicating the problem of centralization of the content that means ending the traditional trend of the media sharing platforms being ruled by the small group of big actors. There is a possibility that the new Blockchain model is supposed to provide content without enabling algorithm based on views and no ads.
The second day of the Paris Blockchain conference kicked off from the discussion on the role of France in the international blockchain ecosystem. The ending moment of the blockchain summit was Cedric O’s speech.
This panel discussion was consist of Monica Quaintance (Kadena), Nigel Clark (Hedera Hashgraph), Patrick Dai (Qtum Foundation) and Edward Tale (Nomadic Labs).
The Proof of Work (PoW) is the classic consensus mechanism that has been put to use with Bitcoin. It is known for its efficiency. But it also has a disadvantage as it consumes massive power. Whereas Proof of Stake(PoS) is better at where the PoW lags. However, PoS is not as efficient as PoW.
This panel discussion was joined by Mathieu Friedberg (CMA CGM), Emmanuel Delerm (Carrefour), Simon Woollard (Fantastec) and Vidal Chriqui (BTU Protocol).
BTU Protocol’s CEO Vidal Chriqui said that the customer can get benefits even from their first transactions. It is promoted the Blockchain as the amazing payment platform.
However, the main concern is to give a better understanding of the blockchain technology to the users.
The discussion panel was handled by Reuben Yap (ZCoin), Dmitry Khovratovich (Dusk Network), Jack Gavigan (Zcash) and Stephanie Vaughan (Elixxir).
Through this platform, crypto-currency miners can validate a transaction without knowing the important details: amount, receiver and the sender.
This concept is primarily for maintaining the privacy of every transaction. It will take time to fully developed this idea.
At last, there was ending speech by Cedric O, giving the vision of the French government in developing a friendly environment for Blockchain startups. From his words, it was clear that France is trying to become one of the main players of an international Blockchain ecosystem.
France is customizing the legal frameworks for attracting companies to invest in France’s Blockchain ecosystem.
Event Date: The summit is going to be held from April 16 to April 17
Event Venue: Station F, 5 Parvis Alan Turing, 75013 Paris, France
More than 100 speakers will share insightful information about the blockchain and crypto industry at this week's summit. The main speakers included:
The main stage topics of this blockchain summit will include EU regulation, stable coins, decentralized exchanges, security tokens, scalability issues, recent advances in consensus mechanisms and many more hot topics.
Building European digital asset market infrastructure
The role of exchanges in the democratization of crypto-assets
OTC Market Chimaera
Investing in decentralized organizations
The rise of DEX
On-chain funds: the future of investing
Tickets to this blockchain summit will be available on a first-come-first-serve basis. You can book 2 types of tickets: 2-day full access at €1,697.00 and 1-day full access at € 942. The tickets will include :
Summit Main Stage: Observe informative conversation from the best entrepreneurs, developers, and visionaries
Summit Workshop Room: You can pitch your product demos and startup pitches
Exhibit Hall: Join the sponsors and partners of the event
Food: Tasty breakfasts, lunches, and coffee breaks
Karim Sabba, Co-organizer of the event and Co-founder of Woorton explains,
“The Paris Blockchain Week Summit will gather the most famous French and international names in the blockchain and crypto-asset space. Paris was missing a major international event dedicated to professionals to show the world they can consider France to set up their activities or accelerate their projects.”
The Paris Blockchain Week Summit is aiming to represent the French regulatory framework and ecosystem in order to encourage vocations and expansion of the blockchain scene in France and in Europe. It also plans to motivate international blockchain projects to establish their activities in France.
To know more details about the event and for ticket booking refer to the official website.
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