The ‘United Nations’ of Blockchain to convene its annual membership summit
The Blockchain Associations Forum, dubbed the “United Nations” of blockchain, is hosting its virtual second annual summit on September 17 with the theme “cryptoassets, national politics and the future of the global economy.” The summit will be chaired and hosted by The British Blockchain Association.
The Blockchain Associations Forum (BAF) is a neutral, transnational, decentralized harmonization forum consisting of 53 blockchain and digital asset associations from 46 countries across six continents. Aiming to promote the collective wisdom of nations, BAF is a unique, multidisciplinary platform committed to discussing emerging trends, discussing common pressing issues and exploring solutions to the many challenges facing the industry.
Some of the confirmed keynote speakers, guest speakers and session leaders include:
- Senator Andrew Bragg from the Government of Australia
- Caroline Pham of the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission
- Chris Holmes of Richmond MBE FBBA of the House of Lords of the United Kingdom
- Naseem Naqvi and lawyer Racheal Muldoon from the British Blockchain Association
- Caroline Malcolm from Chainalysis
- David Lee from the Global FinTech Institute in Singapore
- Markus Lehtonen from the Helsinki Blockchain Center
- Koleya Karringen from the Canadian Blockchain Consortium
- Tom Duff Gordon of Coinbase
- Senator Ihenyen from Siban Nigeria
- Juan Zaballos from Alastria
- Stephen Macaskill of BlockchainNZ
- Asih Karnengsih from Asosiasi Blockchain Indonesia
- Tasos Oureilidis from the Hellenic Blockchain Association
BAF held its first summit in 2021 with representation from 45 participating countries and the leaders of their national and regional blockchain associations.
Only 30 tickets remain for the public to register.
To sponsor the summit, contact the BBA or its Vice President Brian Scudder.
British Blockchain Association
The British Blockchain Association was established in 2017 and is the world’s leading industry body promoting evidence-based adoption of distributed ledger technologies. The BBA has authored the UK’s National Blockchain Roadmap and is home to the Journal of The British Blockchain Association, Center for Evidence-Based Blockchain, The Blockchain Associations Forum, BBA Fellowships, Blockchain International Scientific Conferences and other world-class blockchain initiatives. BBA also has its headquarters in the Metaverse.