Blockwalks Conference – October 2019
Block.co attended Blockwalks in October, a European conference on the application of blockchain within the public sector. Our CEO, Alexis Nikolaou was part of a panel discussion and contributed to the ongoing dialogues on how these new technologies can and will affect our daily lives. The uniqueness and importance of this event was underlined by the auspices of His Excellency Vice-President of the European Commission Mr. Maroš Šefčovič.
Kerala Blockchain Academy Innovation Club (KBAIC) – September 2019
The DECENTRALIZED India Chapter was launched in collaboration with Kerala Blockchain Academy Innovation Club (KBAIC). Prof. C. Pandurangan (IIT Madras) address with Prof. Saji Gopinath (CEO, Kerala Start Up Mission) delivering the Presidential address. Mr Antonis Polemitis, CEO, University of Nicosia; Prof. Soulla Louca Director, IFF; Mr Alexis Nicolaou, CEO, Block.co, delivered online sessions. Dr. Asharaf S, Professor-in-Charge, KBA; Mr R. Midhun Krishna, Country Head, DECENTRALIZED India Chapter; and Adarsh, S, Convener, KBA, were also present. The event was co-sponsored by Block.co and University of Nicosia.
Cyprus Blockchain Summit – July 2019
The first Cyprus Blockchain Summit’s objective was to inform businesses of the latest trends and developments in blockchain, and how this new disruptive technology can assist them. Experienced speakers, keen investors and opinion leaders examined the opportunities and threats of this emerging technology. Our CEO, Mr. Alexis Nicolaou explained in his presentation how we aim to redefine the standards in Blockchain credentializing, with Open Source Technology.
Cyprus Education Leaders Awards – June 2019
Block.co was very proud to receive the Cyprus Education Leaders Bronze Award in the Educational Work Unit for the Institute For the Future: Self-Verification of Certificates and Block.co, an initiative which promotes youth entrepreneurship. It is worth noting that the Education Leaders Awards took place this year under the auspices of the Ministry of Education and Culture, the Cyprus Youth Board and other educational organisations in Cyprus.
Consensus 2019 – May 2019
Consensus 2019 is the world’s biggest annual gathering of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology world since 2015! Block.co was of course present together with the highest caliber of attendees and technology providers, reinforcing its vision for global adoption of our open source technology for Open Source Blockchain credentializing.
Dubai Blockchain Summit – April 2019
Block.co team was very excited to have been part of the Dubai Future Blockchain Summit, where innovation comes first, and regulation comes second. The event took place on the 2nd and 3rd of April and provided a meeting ground for industry leaders and tech start-ups with over 80 speakers specializing in all areas of the blockchain ecosystem.