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3 good reasons to join us at the Blockchain Startups Summit on November 15 in Frankfurt

On November 15, the Blockchain Startups Summit in Frankfurt will bring together about 300 startup and blockchain enthusiasts, investors and service providers from across Europe. We might run out of tickets soon, as there are plenty of reasons why to join this event. Here are just three of them:

  1. Exciting Startup Pitch Competition

During the event, there will be 10 of the most promising early-stage blockchain-based startups in Europe pitching in front of a jury composed of renowned investors like Timo Dreger, Christian Weniger and Chris H. Leeb. The winner of the competition will get a prize package worth €12,000 which includes:

  • €8,500 in Credits for video creation services from mysimpleshow
  • €2,564 in value provided by the Email marketing platform Sendgrid
  • €936 in Credits for the EU-Startups Job Board
  1. Awesome Speaker Lineup

The event will gather some of the most interesting blockchain experts like Vanessa Grellet from Consensys or Marjan Delatinne from Ripple to give their opinion on how the traditional industries will be disrupted by the blockchain technology and which are the key opportunities for startups.

On top of that, very hot topics like the futuer of funding will be discussed – taking a look at whether blockchain startups should choose a traditional VC funding or ICOs. Among other things, burning questions will be answered analysing in which sectors the blockchain technology actually makes sense.

  1. Great Networking Opportunities

The Blockchain Startups Summit will connect startups, investors and service providers that will mutually benefit from each others perspective and contacts. That being said, the event will be a great opportunity to connect and boost your professional network.

If you don’t want to miss the chance to participate in this year’s Blockchain Startups Summit, we highly recommend you secure your ticket now! The ticket prices are pretty affordable (€29 for startups, €99 for investors, €149 for corporates and service providers). Tickets can be purchased here!

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Thomas Ohr
Thomas Ohr
Thomas Ohr is the "Editor in Chief" of EU-Startups.com and started the blog in October 2010. He is excited about Europe's future, passionate about new business ideas and lives in Barcelona (Spain).

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