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Focus on 'The Global Currency' in the New World

Registration: Free

Stay Ahead of the New World

The Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Summit

  • What is blockchain? What is distributed ledger technology? Is it here to stay?

  • Does blockchain only refer to cryptocurrencies? What are other use cases and adoption of this technology?

  • Can anyone start a blockchain?

  • Are there any different types of blockhain?

  • What are cryptocurrencies? What functions do they serve?

  • How should we invest in cryptocurrencies?

  • What are the foundations of cryptocurrencies?

  • Is hacking possible with digital assets? What if I am hacked? 

  • What are smart contracts? Are they the future of transactions?

  • Where do nodes run a smart contract code?

  • Are Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) the new hype or game-changers?

  • How do digital assets work in gaming?

  • Is a parallel 3D virtual universe possible? What is Metaverse?

  • How can Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain technology be integrated?

  • Will the Central Banks issue Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs)?

  • What are the legal responsibilities and regulations for digital assets? 

  • How will be the global financial system be shaped with Blockchain technology?

The Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Summit (TheBlockchainSummit) will provide the latest research and best practices for those interested in cryptocurrencies in their professional and personal lives.

The Summit will feature experts from all around the world that will tackle the issues and questions such as:

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Virtual Conference

The Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Summit is a FREE, online event.

The sessions are available on this website. The conference is sponsored by the University of Naples Federico II.

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We would like to invite you to the Summit as an attendee! See the sessions now!

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About Us


The Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Summit is a join effort among the University of Naples Federico II. Registration to the Summit is free of charge to the public. 

Program Chairs


Dr. Destan Kirimhan

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Assistant Professor of Finance at University of Texas at El Paso | Associate Team and Research Fellow at Digital Euro Association 

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Dr. Murat Kizildag

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Associate Professor at University of Central Florida

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Dr. Robert Viglione

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Co-Founder & CEO at Horizen Labs

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Dr. Alessio Botta 

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Alessio Botta 
Associate Professor in Information Processing Systems at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies of the Federico II University of Naples


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