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1st Global Blockchain Conference To Be Held At United Nations Headquarters

The first ever Global Blockchain Conference (GBCC) will be held this year at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. This historic event, hosted by  the “International Information Development Organization” will take place on August 16-17.

The first ever GBCC (Global Blockchain Conference) will take place later this year, and looks a cert to be something very special. The event will be hosted by the International Information Development Organization (an organization of some merit, as it has been granted UN Special Consultative Status) and will be held on August 16-17 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City.

The first ever GBCC conference will bring together representatives from such nations as the United States, Russia, China, Japan, and South Korea. Those representatives will come in the form of politicians, entrepreneurs and industry experts. The goal of the conference is to reach an international consensus as to the future development of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency.


The GBCC conference will invite political leaders, economists, professors and scholars, legal experts, investors, investment bankers, industry leaders, companies in the blockchain industry, and exchange companies from more than a dozen countries including the United States, China, South Korea, Japan, and Russia. An estimated 2,000 members of the media are also expected to attended the event.

Conference Guests

The guest list for the inaugural Global Blockchain Conference is a veritable “who’s-who” from the worlds of finance, both traditional and digital. The list includes former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, former US Finance Minister Robert Rubin, US House of Representatives member David Schweikert, Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Anatoly Tozik, Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, and the founder and CEO of Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin.

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