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Blockchain Industry Group (BIG): The World’s Future Largest Blockchain Industry Organization



The Blockchain Industry Group (BIG) is dedicated to promoting the adoption of blockchain technologies and digital currencies by actively collaborating with and promoting the efforts of our global blockchain community.

With the support of our 3.8 million social media members, we intend to become the world’s largest, most active and most beneficial Blockchain Industry Group.

Our Members are from all over the world, including both corporations and individuals. We are all inclusive and welcome blockchain associations, non-profits, governmental groups, corporations and individuals – from ALL countries.

BIG Mission

We promote the adoption of blockchain technologies and digital currencies by actively collaborating with and promoting the efforts of our global blockchain community. We welcome other blockchain associations, non-profits, governmental groups, corporations and individuals.

BIG Vision

We aspire to improve our world and everyone’s lives (especially the poor) with the adoption and use of blockchain technologies. We aspire that governments and businesses will be more efficient, effective and responsive – and, that the individual members of society will be the primary beneficiaries.

BIG Values

We value innovation and purposeful disruption. We value the enthusiasm, skill and capabilities of our global blockchain community. We value empathy and caring for our planet and our common humanity.

Member Benefits

• The value of being a Member of the Blockchain Industry Group (BIG) will be priceless for any organization or professional that desires to lead, connect to, participate, understand or simply to monitor the global transformation that will ensue from the inevitable, innovative, disruptive and beneficial adoption of blockchain technologies and platforms.
• Membership in the world’s future largest, global Blockchain Industry Group
• Advisors and Ambassadors will have their indivdidual photo, bio and link added to the respective BIG website page
• Non-Profits and Partners will have their corporate logos and link added to the respective BIG website page
• Use of the BIG logo on corporate member websites where permitted
• Privileged access to meet, connect, network, learn, collaborate and partner with fellow Members
• Create, lead and participate in BIG Working Groups on global, national and regional initiatives in blockchain policy, governance, regulation, education, networkng, events and more
• Access and contribute to the BIG Newsletter
• Access and contribute to the BIG Blog
• Priviliged access to unique opportunities (e.g., jobs, collaborations, partnerships etc…) from fellow Members
• *Promotion of our Members’ best in class discounts, events, education, training, certification, activities, blogs, newsletters etc… to our 3.8 million social media and internal members
• BIG development of additional discounts, services, events, education and benefits to complement existing Members’ promotions

*Non-Profits and corporations are encouraged to join. They benefit from our promotions, where selected, of their valuable discounts and best in class events, education, blogs, newsletters etc…

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The World Crypto Con Blockchain Experience Kicks off with Bitcoin’s 10th Birthday. Activities include Bloqchain Hackathon, Poker Tournament, eRacing, Token Tank and a Giant Halloween Crypto Party at Omnia Nightclub hosted by Steve Aoki.   LAS VEGAS, OCTOBER 31, 2018 World Crypto Con (WCC), launches the world’s most immersive and interactive blockchain and crypto experience, with an exciting schedule of activities designed for seasoned crypto enthusiasts and for newcomers to join the community and learn more.   The schedule includes over 120 speakers from the growing crypto industry including; BITSHARES, the BITCOIN FOUNDATION, LITECOIN and CEO of WAX together with the launch of the latest decentralized currency exchange, SUPERSONICEX providing the opportunity to learn more about the future of the blockchain technology as well as regulatory developments in crypto affecting the industry as a whole.   The three-day event will take place at the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas with registration opening at 11am on October 31, marking the 10th anniversary of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Bitcoin white-paper and serving as a reminder that One Single Bitcoin on 31st October 2016 was worth only $530 and today, only 24 months later, is worth over $6,300 per coin!   World Crypto Con delivers a global stage hosted by Stewart Rogers, VentureBeat’s Director of Marketing Technology, along with Joel Comm and Travis Wright of The Bad Crypto Podcast, and will offer the chance to meet and greet some of the industry’s biggest names.   “World Crypto Con is a huge event covering over 200,000 square feet and over 120 guest speakers. It's different to other blockchain and crypto events, as it’s not just about networking with industry peers or listening the latest regulatory trends, World Crypto Con goes far beyond that. This event offers an engaging and interactive experience joining together a community and place to immerse the way technology is actually changing the world” said Adam Williams, Co-founder of World Crypto Con. William’s added; “We are committed to delivering the most engaging set of experiences that go beyond an average crypto conference and embrace community activities such as the Hodl Rally and Tour de Crypto (#cryptokindness) where early crypto adopters meet entrepreneurs, investors, traders, legal professionals and people just curious to lean more, something like this you would not be able to encounter at any other event.”   World Crypto Con features over 150 exhibitors across the 200,000 square feet exhibition floor, including launch of Global Fintech Platform, SuperSonicEx as well as the Token Tank Live Experience and other highlights: Bloqchain Smart Vegas Hackathon World-class judges and mentors from top crypto and blockchain companies will be on-site offering advice, mentorship and giving presentations. For the first tiem ever, a new ground breaking crypto-currency will be offered as a prize Poker Tournament has teamed with WCC to host an interactive Blockchain Poker Tournament. Crypto and poker enthusiasts will have an opportunity to play with some of the biggest stars in poker. University Row Provides future blockchain entrepreneurs with a global stage for their research. Six university teams will present their cutting-edge blockchain research and projects to conference attendees. World of Mining World Crypto Con is the first Conference to bring experienced professionals from the world’s most innovative mining-related companies to create a one-of-a-kind mining experience that will drive mining innovation. Live Art with VESA Crypto artist and filmmaker VESA will be showcasing his innovative mixed media platform Art For Crypto, which is rapidly establishing new creative standards in the blockchain art space. Giant “CryptOween" Halloween Party with Steve Aoki WCC is throwing a massive Halloween celebration with the first annual CryptOween costume party at OMNIA Nightclub at Caesars Palace. The event will be DJ’d by Grammy nominee Steve Aoki and there will be a costume contest with a $1,000 cash or crypto prize for the lucky winner. Other exclusive conference experiences on the agenda include Blockchain eRacing, YouTube Influencer Meet & Greet, and Monster Security Token (STO) Event. “World Crypto Con is designed around the core pillars of education, entertainment, and excitement,” added Christopher Herghelegiu, Co-founder of World Crypto Con. “This space doesn’t need more echo chambers, it needs a conference like ours that brings to life the future of this tremendous industry and opportunity.” Headline speakers include the biggest names in crypto-currency, including Brock Pierce, Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation, Charlie Lee, Founder of Litecoin, Charlie Shrem, Crypto Pioneer and Founder of the Bitcoin Foundation. These together with Bobby Lee, Founder of BTCC, Vinny Lingham, the CEO of Civic, Ronnie Moas, Founder of Standpoint Research and over 100 more industry titans and over 150 exhibitors make this an event not be missed! There will be major industry announcements on the WCC stage, giving attendees the opportunity to hear first hand, latest new and trading tips in blockchain technology. Finally, World Crypto Con has teamed up with SuperSonicEx and is offering a whopping 50% off ticket prices, to register visit and use the promo code SUPERSONIC50.   PR and Media: +44 7713 893298
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Finance Magnates London Summit – Home Of The FX Industry [10% Discount With Promo Code]

Our DC Forecasts crypto news site is proud to announce a new media partnership on one of the most popular upcoming events in London, the Finance Magnates London Summit which will take place during 13th and 14th November 2018 at Old Billingsgate, London. Described as 'The Home of the FX Industry," this even gives every attendee a chance to see the latest news, moves, strategies and predictions in the crypto world, as well as gain the best insights from trading Bitcoin, alongside with expert speakers and sponsors such as eToro, DX and others. At the same time, the London Summit is the only industry with awards given by peers. During the event, attendees will judge the best performing firms in terms of liquidity, trading platforms and more. In other words, you will be able to explore the various categories, network with experts and stay abreast with the latest trends in crypto. You will learn about the impact of different regulations across 20 sessions and three content streams - and get actionable insight into the topics that will shape 2019. This summit will bring together over 70 industry leaders and special professionals, some of which include the co-Head of FXLM and Commodities Derivatives at BNP Paribas, the co-founder of Axiom Global, the CEO of Coinbase UK, the CEO of Solid FX and many others. And the best part? You can get a 10% discount exclusively by using our promo code 'DCFORECASTS' at checkout! See you at the London Finance Magnates Summit!  
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DC Forecasts Proudly Backed The Global Disruptive Blockchain Innovation Summit

In the latest news on our DC Forecasts crypto news site, we are proud to announce that we proudly backed the Global Disruptive Innovation Summit (GDIS) which took place on 1st of October this year and was held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in the Silicon Valley, San Francisco, California. Organized by the Silicon Valley Business Institute (SVBI), the event gathered a lot of experts from the field of blockchain at the Santa Clara Convention Center, who spoke about the recent use cases of the technology. From experts in information sharing to ones which are assigned to develop the blockchain in specific industries, there were more than 1000+ companies attending the conference, as well as 500+ partners and 200+ media outlets who backed it up - one of which was our site, DC Forecasts. Our media coverage also included a promotion for all of the interested attendees - who could benefit from the $180 bonus and get the exclusive discount by using the GDIS180 code for all types of ticket purchases, as we previously announced on our website. From keynote lectures to panel discussions, every attendee was given a chance to take part of the latest innovations in the realm of blockchain - as well as potentially get involved in the industries and seek proper business cooperation. Judging by the reviews, online discussions, and impressions, the Global Disruptive Innovation Summit (GDIS) went smoothly - as one of the most popular blockchain conferences held in the heart of this technology, the Silicon Valley. For a chance to see the main findings, lecturers and speakers who were part of the event - as well as see the next year's dates - visit For a chance to attend more events like the GDIS, keep on reading our website and follow our Events section, where we regularly announce coupons, discounts, and promotions on many upcoming crypto events held around the world.
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Global Disruptive Innovation Summit. Glorious Concluded in Silicon Valley, USA. GDIS Aims to Be a Future Lead of Technology Trend

Hosted by Silicon Valley Business Institute, co-hosted with DeepBrain Chain; Global Disruptive Innovation Summit: Blockchain | Investment • AI • Developers glorious concluded in Silicon Valley, USA on October 1st.   This summit grasped the most cutting-edge trend of blockchain, deeply explored the blockchain investment, blockchain + AI, and the blockchain developer technologies. On the day of the event, it aggregated more than 3,000 investors, entrepreneurs, developers, and researchers around the world; hundreds of exhibitors and participating companies had deep conversations and fantastic networking discussing about different blockchain applications such as financial, commercial, game digital, healthcare, confidential, and security developments. The top blockchain investors, tech celebrities, and many well-known experts/scholars had a wonderful information exchange with all the attendants. Exhibition area were very popular as well, crowed with tech hunters. GDIS is committed to build the highest-end global platform, providing the most cutting-edge technology network. DC Forecasts are proud to be a Media Sponsor The opening ceremony was announced by Ms. Angie Ma, the CEO of Silicon Valley Business Institute. She expressed her sincere appreciation for all the enterprises and attendees. She mentioned that GDIS will continually highlight the top industrial events for leading-tech entrepreneurs and investors from worldwide. Following was their co-host representative, Dr. Dongyan Wang. Through Dongyan’s speech, he opened the other theme of this summit, the new era of AI with blockchain. As the honored co-host, DeepBrain Chain demonstrated an integrated ecosystem from the combination of  AI algorithms, machine computing, and blockchain technology; they also developed some industry-leading applications. Tim Draper, the top 1 American venture capitalist, founder of DFJ Investment Fund, the third generation of Draper family, followed by a designated keynote “Investing in Blockchain – Advantages On How To Evolve In This Decentralized Technology.” Through his investments and insights in the blockchain industry, Tim expressed his viewpoints and confidence in the blockchain-based projects. The morning sessions mainly composed of couple blockchain star companies’ founder and CEO brought their projects and the insights into blockchain industry developments. These included Splend's CEO, Rick Bleszynski; The Bee Token’s founder and CEO, Jonathan Chou; and VisionX's two co-founders, Dr. Dongyan Wang and Dr. Haisong Gu. No doubt, these three companies had industry-leading products and experience in blockchain network architecture, distributed shared housing agreements, and AI solutions based on blockchain cloud computing platforms. Following panel discussion was moderated by famous Ripple investor, Matt Oguz. The panelists included LinkedIn co-founder, Eric Ly; IBM AI vice president, Sumit Gupta; Proteum blockchain tech and investment strategy, Aman Johar; and the managing partner of Amino Capital, Larry Li. Five celebrities with the expertise in investment, blockchain, and AI discussed the future developments and investments in blockchain + AI. The heated discussion provoked the audience’s strong resonances, and inspired many new ideas and understandings. The end of morning program was an award ceremony. GDIS presented several “Global Disruptive Innovation Star Awards” to the honor speakers and companies, which brought the atmosphere to a climax. Afternoon opening was presented by the chairman of DHVC, the academician of the National Academy of Sciences, and the honor professor of the Department of Physics at Stanford University – Prof. Shoucheng Zhang, with a keynote speech on “In Math We Trust”. Prof. Zhang emphasized the importance and influence of blockchain technology in contemporary economic society by interpreting the importance of consensus mechanism in human society and its intrinsic value. At the same time, Professor proposed the combination of blockchain and AI technology, and was optimistic about the future development of this complex ecosystem. The theme of the afternoon session was still around the blockchain investment, AI, and technical developers. Neo Ge, co-founder of IPFSMain, provided a complete introduction to Filecoin's ecosystem from mining, to mechanism, and to its applications. Yanqing Wang, founder of ScopeX, explained the intelligence platform built with the combination of AI and blockchain technology. Keith Teare, founding shareholder of TechCrunch and executive chairman of Accelerated Digital Ventures, proposed the concept of Tokenizing Silicon Valley, using blockchain technology and tokens for venture capital investments. Lawrence Wang, co-founder of PE Chain, brought the first global decentralized business points redemption platform. Salim Ali, former SAP vice president and current founder and CEO of Loyakk, gave a talk about the enterprise transformation with blockchain. An awarded demo was also presented at the summit. David Chung, CEO of the weTribe Foundation, delivered the new innovation of content service build platform, WTX, to the audience. With the support of blockchain technology and virtual currency, their technology made low-cost, high-efficient information transmission possible. Additionally, this summit also invited numbers of renowned tech speakers, such as Singular University associate founder, Reese Jones; Harvard University & Prysm Group founding economist, Dr. Stephanie Hurder; Oracle Blockchain Cloud Application Leader, David Haimes; LCX CEO, Monty Metzger, and the well-known bitcoin angel investor, Chandler Guo, etc. All of them had a pleasant conversation at the event, visited the exhibit booths, and actively interacted with all the companies and participants. The GDIS annual event, Blockchain | Investment • AI • Developers, was successfully concluded on Oct 1st! Gathered global dignitary and the top enterprises’ participation. Please stay tuned on the highest-end tech innovation summit hosted by Silicon Valley Business Institute at a near future! Organizer:   SVBI was founded in Silicon Valley since 2015, with wealth of innovation & entrepreneurship resources, having deep relationships with leading companies, incubators and business schools; More important, it provides enterprises a global platform and promotes global business innovation and revolutions.   SVBI aggregates industrial experts together, promote global business collaborations through knowledge sharing, information and experiences exchange. What SVBI provides is a worldwide powerful networking.  
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