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CryptoEvent RIW

Date: 21.11.2018 - 23.11.2018


Blockchain-conference CryptoEvent RIW – for the first time in the framework of Russian Internet Week


November 21-23 in Moscow will host the CryptoEvent RIW – an international conference and exhibition dedicated to the blockbuster, crypto-currencies and the development of FinTech. The event will take place as part of the largest IT event in Russia, Russian Internet Week 2018, and will bring together more than 3,000 participants.


For the first time in the 11-year history of Russian Internet Week, participants will be able to see an independent event, entirely devoted to the issues of the blockade in Russia. More than 90 speakers from Russia and the CIS will take part in the VDNH within 3 days: top managers of Russian crypto companies, owners of blockbuster platforms, IT directors, lawyers and marketers. The ICO industry, recognized experts in the field of information security and other Key figures of the crypto market.


Speakers will perform in two halls of the event – “East” and “West”. The main topics of discussion will be laws in the field of crypto-currency and state regulation of detachment, marketing and PR of block-projects, ICO as a tool for attracting investments, as well as blockchain in game design.


Their participation was confirmed by Ivan Petukhovsky, co-founder of the EXMO crypto exchange; Vladimir Nikitin, TOP 1 ICO Adviser for the version of ICOBench; Peter Bel, founder of Byzantium and former editor of CoinTelegraph and others.


ICON projects, crypto-exchanges, crypto-exchange services, manufacturers of mining equipment and others. In total, more than 50 exhibitors are expected.


Networking is an integral part of blocking conferences, CryptoEvent RIW is no exception. Special zones for business meetings, negotiations and quiet communication will be allocated at the conference.


“Blockchain continues to be the main trend of the IT industry, as in its time BigData or artificial intelligence,” said Nikolai Volosyankov, CEO of CryptoEvent, organizer of crypto events. – Judging by the fact that world investments in the development of blockchain technologies have grown 2.2 times this year, the trend will continue for a long time. Strategic partnership with RIW will allow to pay special attention to this branch and globally sum up the 2018th crypto-year. ”


Russian Internet Week (11th Week of the Russian Internet, RIW 2018), within the framework of which CryptoEvent RIW will be held, this is the annual major autumn exhibition-group collaboration, Internet, telecom, media, technology, software. The event combines a multi-threaded forum (represented by thematic block conferences), an exhibition, a show of high technologies, as well as many non-program cultural and entertainment events (prizes, presentations and promotions).


Tickets for CryptoEvent RIW are available on the conference website: