Manila to Host Blockchain and Bitcoin Conference Philippines 2018

The event will feature key industry leaders as guest speakers and an exhibition area to promote and connect with fellow blockchain and bitcoin enthusiasts.

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Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Philippines is set to take place in the country on January 25, 2018. The event will discuss how the blockchain is being used to test and integrate with current industries. Also, it aims to discuss the impact of bitcoin and cryptocurrency in the country.

Blockchain and Bitcoin Conference Philippines 2018

Participants in the event will share experiences with the blockchain tech. On the cryptocurrency side, the topics will focus on the growth of cryptocurrency transactions in the country, as well as the government’s approach to virtual currencies. (Read More: What is Blockchain?)


The conference will bring together some of the most well-known names in the industry worldwide.

Jimmy Nguyen

The CEO of nChain Group, Mr. Nguyen’s presentation is titled “A BComm World – Keys for eCommerce to meet Bitcoin Commerce”. He will discuss on-chain scaling with Bitcoin Cash, Regulation, and Merchant Adoption

Ismail Malik

Mr. Malik is the Editor in Chief of ICO Crowd, an Investors Magazine Site. His topic of discussion is still under consideration.

Kambis DJafari

Mr. Djafari is the CEO of Edgecoin.io and his talk’s theme is “The Token Economy”. He will discuss ICOs and industries that might be disrupted by tokenization.

Luis Buenaventura

Mr. Buenaventura is the CTO of Bloom Solutions. His topic is under consideration.

In addition to the above talks, there will be panel discussions as well.


Edsa Shangri-La Hotel, Conference Hall- Marquee Tent
1 Garden Way, Ortigas Centre
Mandaluyong City, 1650

Other Details

Time: 10:00 to 18:00
Date: January 25, 2018
Ticket Price: Php 15,000 for early birds and Php 25,000 at the day of the event. They have Student Conference Pass at Php 4,500.

More information: Event Website


While the speaker lineup is fantastic, the event looks to be a good opportunity to connect with like-minded people. Many companies will also use this event to show off products related to the industry, be it blockchain projects or ICO introductions.

The event is organized by Smile-Expo, which also organizes various blockchain events in Europe and Asia.