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APAC Blockchain Conference (Sydney)

7 March, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9 March, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

We are excited to announce the launch of the APAC Blockchain Conference, developed in partnership with the Australian Digital Currency Commerce Association (ADCCA) and supported by the Blockchain Association of NZ, set to take place from 7-9 March 2017 in Sydney.

The event will focus on identifying the opportunities and overcoming the challenges to make revolutionary blockchain technology a reality.

By bringing together over 40 blockchain leaders from across Australia and further afield, the event aims to deliver a comprehensive insight into how blockchain can be commercially implemented and the challenges that still need to be overcome.

Key speakers that can be highlighted include:

  • Joseph Lubin, Co-Founder, Ethereum and Consensys
  • Ahmed Fahour, Chief Executive Officer, Australia Post
  • Leanne Kemp, Chief Executive Officer, Everledger
  • Annabel Spring, Group Executive, Wealth Management, Commonwealth Bank
  • Peter Jessup, Senior Vice President of Global Technology, Nasdaq
  • Stuart Irving, Chief Executive Officer, Computershare
  • Liam Maxwell, National Technology Adviser, UK Government
  • Mark Staples, Group Leader and Principal Researcher, Data61
  • Nigel Dobson, General Manager, Transformation Projects, ANZ
  • Dilip Rao, Asia Pacific Chief Executive, Ripple
  • Bronwyn Evans, Chief Executive Officer, Standards Australia

For complete details on the speakers and event agenda, visit the website here.

The event aims to look beyond the hype and find a way to make blockchain technology a commercial

reality. To do this, captains of industry leading the change, world leading project heads, innovative start-ups and regulators will gather in the one place to share their knowledge and experiences.

We are pleased to extend a 10% member discount to all of our valued members of BANZ. Use promotional code ASSN at the time of registering.

Registrations now open online. Or call the event’s booking line on +61 (0)2 9977 0565.

Early bird savings of up to $600 will also apply before 16 December.


7 March, 2017 @ 8:00 am
9 March, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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APAC Blockchain Conference


Aerial UTS Function Centre
Level 7 235 Jones Street
Ultimo, NSW 2007 Australia
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+61 2 9514 1632

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