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Regional blockchain summit of Central Europe

  • World class blockchain veterans like Nick Szabo,
  • Meet and network with industry leaders and top investors,
  • Be a founding member of Global Stablecoin Association,
  • 2 days of exciting exhibition and great speeches,
  • With regulators from the region, government officials and more.

Hot topics for 2 days:

  • What is the business potential and how can you create value with blockchain technology?
  • What is the future of money? Is it stablecoin or will bitcoin remain market leader?
  • International outreach: what is the best jurisdiction to start a new blockchain company?
  • Exciting workshops: create your first dApp at the conference!
  • Look into the future: where blockchain and smart contracts will develop?

The Whale Budapest

Our venue will be the Budapest Whale (Bálna in Hungarian) which is one of the newest cultural, shopping, entertainment and gastro centre of the city. The colossal glass and metal structure sprawls on the Danube bank. There is a lookout point on the top – invisible from the ground floor – with a stunning view to the river and the city.

We have speakers from USA, Switzerland, Norway, U.K., Russia, Germany and several more Central European countries. An inspiring & creative atmosphere with the greatest minds in blockchain. If blockchain is important for you - you should be here!

We believe that stablecoins will grow more in 2019 than any other segment of the crypto world. Join us and be a founding member of Global Stablecoin Association, which will be established at the event in a separate room. More info about GSA.

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Blockchain Budapest 2018 in numbers

Exhibition: 50 exhibitors
Conference: 800 to 1000 attendees
Location: Budapest, HU, Europe
Bitcoin & Blockchain Budapest

THE BIGGEST event in Central Europe
about blockchain, crypto- and stablecoins.



Nick Szabo

Nick Szabo

Computer scientist, legal scholar and cryptographer

Nick Szabo is known for his research in digital contracts and digital currency. The phrase and concept of "smart contracts" was developed by Szabo with the goal of bringing what he calls the "highly evolved" practices of contract law and practice to the design of electronic commerceprotocols between strangers on the Internet. He graduated from the University of Washington in 1989 with a degree in computer science. He holds an honorary professorship at the Universidad Francisco Marroquín.

Pablo Coirolo

Pablo Coirolo Pablo Coirolo LinkedIn profile

Founder & CEO @ Light47

Pablo has over 20 years of international experience working with both startups and established multinationals. Since 2015 Pablo has been focusing on crypto currencies and block chain development in Germany, Zug Crypto Valley and Liechtenstein. In 2018 he founded Light47 a Blockchain and Crypto services company that draws on an extensive worldwide partner network to provide business with a full range of ICO advisory services. He is also spearheading the development of Crypto Bay Montevideo to create a community of service providers and businesses to help Uruguay join the club of Crypto-friendly jurisdictions.

Gábor Farkas

Gábor Farkas Gábor Farkas LinkedIn profile

PriceWaterHouseCoopers, Director – Tax and Legal services

Join PwC team in 2008. He has more than 9 years of professional experience in VAT, corporate tax, tax savings and IT related automated taxation. From 2011 he is a scholar at PwC’s Academy.

Csaba Csabai

Csaba Csabai Csaba Csabai LinkedIn profile

Crypto-blogger, founder of Variance HUB and InLock

Cryptocurrency and blockchain expert with a background in economics and information-security, who is the founder of and advisor to numerous community organized blockchain projects.He is an avid supporter of public (permissionless) blockchain solutions, currently working on various projects linked to cryptocurrencies, most notably INLOCK, which is a cryptocurrency collateral backed smart contract based lending platform. He is the founder of Variance HUB, which is the biggest Hungarian startup incubation community specializing in the development of blockchain projects.

Regina Khusnullina

Regina Khusnullina Regina Khusnullina LinkedIn profilja

Economist, yoga and ayurveda therapist, musician

Leader of the Blockchain Capital Ltd in Hungary. Active blockchain supporter and advertiser. Active member of blockchain community in Russia. Introduced Blockchain Capital Ltd. to Hungary.

Dede György

Dede György Dede György LinkedIn profile

Start it @K&H manager

Has been working in the banking sector for 7 years, gaining experience in SME marketing, performance management and IT process within K&H Group. Currently he is responsible for the operative management and development of Start it @K&H startup incubator. Besides, he contributes to certain innovation projects within the Department of Strategy. He participates in blockchain related projects and professional events as a founding member of Mensa HungarIQa's blockchain workgroup. He holds a Certified Bitcoin Professional (CBP) certificate.

Barnabás Debreczeni

Barnabás Debreczeni Barnabás Debreczeni LinkedIn profile

Founder of Shinrai, CEO

Pioneer of decentralised cryptocurrencies, active member of blockchain community, officer of the Hungarian Blockchain Society and organizer of blockchain meetups.

Robby Schwertner

Robby Schwertner [CryptoRobby] Robby Schwertner LinkedIn profile

Influencer, blogger

He serves the crypto community as an social media influencer and blogger focusing on cryptocurrencies and startups built on blockchain technology. His critical insights are published globally and he is a frequent speaker at international blockchain events. He will speak about use-cases with added value to business and society. Previously Robby managed R&D funds for Smart City and Urban Technology projects, including nano-technology and sustainable energy services, alternating frequently between Europe and China.



Cryptographer, Hacker, Monero Research Lab

Originally a hacker, pentester and criminal advisor with (self-claimed) relatively good knowledge in cryptography design, Silur was present from the earliest days in the blockchain industry. He's researching ways to keep this new P2P economy private and anonymous, with a focus on quantum-safety. Former member of Ethereum Foundation, currently a contributor to Monero research lab, Libertaria, and founder of Rhyno tech.

Bjørn Alsos

Bjørn Alsos Bjørn Alsos LinkedIn profilja

Operations Manager @ BitBay

Bjorn brings a varied perspective to the application of blockchain technology and decentralised smart contracting platforms having worked as a board member and chairman in various non-profit organizations. He has been an avid supporter of cryptocurrencies since 2014 – initially as a trader/investor before joining the BitBay team. 

Amon Engemann

Amon Engemann

Core Developer for Internet of People

Amon is researching new ideas for consensus in decentralized systems. He graduated from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Summer of 2017, majoring in theoretical particle physics. Amon enriches the team with his extensive knowledge of physics and mathematics.

Trinh Anh Tuan

Dr. Tuan Anh Trinh

CEO of Corvinus Fintech Center

Tuan Trinh received his Ph.D. (cum laude) in Computer Science from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) in 2005. He is an MIT certified Fintech professional. He is currently the Head of Corvinus Fintech Center (Corvinus University of Budapest) and Director of FINTECH Working Group at IVSZ - IT Association of Hungary.

Attila Vidákovics

Attila Vidákovics Attila Vidákovics LinkedIn profile

Crypto expert, DLabs

Attila has graduated as Trustee, Fund and Portfolio Manager at International Training Center for Bankers. He has also acquired financial analyst expertise. From 2010, he started to extend his knowledge in microbiology. Founder and leader of the Blockchain and cryptocurrency group in MENSA HungarIQa and MENSA International Blockchain group. His motivation is to create systems, that can help people in need. His hobby is mining cryptocurrencies. He launched his blockchain and cryptocurrency developer company DLabs, already working on developing a number of blockchain projects for multinational companies and startups.

Péter Benedek

Péter Benedek Péter Benedek LinkedIn profile

Economist, CEO of the Blockchain Competence Center

Peter Benedek graduated from the College of Finance and Accounting. His career started in the banking sector, has been working with international payments and in treasury areas. He played different regional leadership roles in the centers of IBM in Budapest, in Wien and in Prague for several years. From 2015 he was the CEO of IBM Hungary. From 2017 he took the role of CEO of Blockchain Competence Center Ltd. He has experience in strategy development, operational transformations and IT in large companies and in the government sector.

Apkan Love

Apkan Love

Co-Founder of Crypto University

Love is a real fan of decentralized, customer-centric solutions. She has been working with cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology since 2015. She regularly shares her FinTech and marketing knowledge at conferences, meetups and corporate trainings. Her goal as the Co-Founder of 'Kriptoegyetem' (Crypto University) is to show people that FinTech is not rocket science and that we will all use decentralized cryptocurrencies in the near future.

Daniel Szego

Daniel Szego Daniel Szego LinkedIn profile

DLT Architect and independent consultant

Software architect and independent IT consultant specialized only in distributed ledger technologies. Focusing on consortium technologies, like Azure Blockchain, Quorum or Hyperledger, and also the technologically exciting open platforms like Hashgraph. He has numerous certifications in the field and leads both the Hyperledger and Hashgraph Budapest communities, and he is also a Hashgraph Ambassador.

Örs Országh

Örs Országh Örs Országh LinkedIn profile

Deputy CEO at Blockchain Competence Center

Örs started his career at Magyar Telekom as a IT-economist graduate. After 8 years he moved to the area of innovation and business development and he became a dominant figure of the creation of Hungarian mobile payment. Currently Örs is responsible for the innovation activities of InterTicket - the main player of event ticketing. Besides he is working on the strategy and the opportunities of blockchain technology in Hungary as deputy CEO at Blockchain Competence Center.

Dr. Szabó Károly

dr. Károly Szabó

Economist, entrepreneur, developing a cryptocurrency called Augmint

Károly is an entrepreneur with 30+ years management and financial experience. He managed and set up government agencies and business companies, supervised IT development projects. He worked a decade as a managing director of one of the largest Hungarian banks.

Peter Petrovics

Peter Petrovics Peter Petrovics LinkedIn profile

Co-founder of iwiw, nowdays developing a new cryptocurrency

Peter is a serial entrepreneur with 20+ years technical, management and financial experience. He ran his own software house for nine years, managed tons of software projects and launched several successful startups, including Hungary's largest social network before Facebook.

Mátyás Záborszky

Mátyás Záborszky Mátyás Záborszky LinkedIn profile

ICO Marketing Strategic advisor

Mátyás Záborszky has over 15 years of experience in marketing and PR, more recently as a strategic advisor to token-based offerings. He is a keen advocate of all things crypto and blockchain-related, and is a writer and speaker at crypto conferences and other international meet-ups. He is also a university lecturer, fintech coach, and author of 6 Proven Steps to Attract ICO Investors. He is currently working on his next book, exploring ways in which enterprises are not always as successful as they – and their investors – wish. Through his website he offers an entire suite of educational and marketing tools for crypto and blockchain entrepreneurs. Mátyás studied in Santa Barbara, and at the University of Hertfordshire, and gained investment banking experience at Salomon Smith Barney, Los Angeles.

Gábor Pataki

Gábor Pataki Gábor Pataki LinkedIn profile

Economist, expert in mobile payment

He works in business development of mobile payments for more than 20 years, on the development of SMS Broker stock exchange trading system, First Mobile Payment System and the National Mobile Payment System. He is a committed supporter of sharing economy. He is founding president of the Sharing Economy Association in Hungary. As founder of, he tries to involve blockchain technology into domestic digital culture – with a special emphasis on cryptocurrencies. His latest project is Stop-Loss Manager that creates automated capital protection for investors in cryptocurrency exchanges.

Dávid Szabó

David Szabó

Physician, economist

He join to HOLD Fund Manager (previously Concorde Fund Manager) in 2013, ha manages the Superposition Funds from their start. He follows closely the cryptocurrency scene since years, also he is CEO of CryptoPosition Ltd. As a dedicated blogger, he intends to explain in an easily understandable way about the shady secrets of the crypto universe.

Imre Szilagyi

Imre Szilagyi Imre Szilagyi LinkedIn profile

Investor, economist

Founder of several successful startups, a real estate investor, financial expert and lately immersed deeply in the world of blockchain technology. After founding Business Smart conferences, he launched international blockchain events, both Blockchain Budapest and Stable Conf. He is a dedicated advocate of stablecoins, also founder of Global Stablecoin Association.

David Sabo

David Sabo David Sabo LinkedIn profile


David is a millennial entrepreneur and product designer. He has been helping launch and scale businesses from a very young age, wearing many hats and executive roles across a number of industries. He helped launch Europe's first crypto focused accelerator where he gained a unique insight to the industry as head of global expansion. He is a founding partner at the blockchain consulting firm Symbol Network where they help venture backed startups and mid-cap companies design and launch mathematically proven blockchain-based products.

dr. Imre Paniti

dr. Imre Paniti

Researcher, programmer

Programmer; Doctor of Mechanical Engineering; Public board member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences; Research Fellow of the Research Laboratory on Engineering and Management Intelligence, Institute for Computer Science and Control, Hungarian Academy of Sciences; External Supervisor of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics; National Coordinator of the European Robotics Week in Hungary; One of the volunteer Chapter Leaders of the Internet of People (IoP) Community.  

Good to know - important info!

Prepare yourself!

You will be able to ask from all speakers on stage (for this you will need a smartphone and mobile net!) - Exciting speeches and insiring presentations are waiting for you - we'll bring the hottest topics to Blockchain Budapest!


More speakers & exhibitors to be announced soon.

More than 40 speakers will join our event. Detailed Agenda of the 2 full days and 2 stages will be announced soon.
A separate stablecoin stage will be dedicated to the stablecoins topic!
Be part of a fabulous blockchain event in the heart of Europe.

Who are attending B-DAY 2.0?

Decision makers

Who want to be leaders in blockchain technology
and use it in their business.
CEOs, entrepreneurs


Who believe in cryptos, coins and token economy.


Who want to find business partners
and network throughout two inspiring days.


Who are just starting out new ventures in
the world of blockchain technology.

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And be part of the fintech revolution!



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Full access to all stages on both days
Full access to the exhibition area
Venue Guide with program, speakers and venue map
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Sponsors, partners, exhibitors

Main professional strategic partner

Blockchain Kutatási Egyesület

Our main sponsors
Blockchain Capital

More sponsors, exhibitors and partners

Start-it @ K&H
Global Stablecoin Association
Variance HUB
Corvinus Fintech Center
Blokklánc Műhely
Business Smart

Media partners

ICO Holder
Tech Events
Bitcoin Chaser
Bitcoin Market Journal
Crypto PR
Digital Notice
Fintech Weekly