TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit, a leading invitation-only event focused on the convergence of the cloud and blockchain industries, will take place August 13-14, 2018, at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto. Bringing together C-suite executives and influencers from both industries, the event will inform business leaders, investors and entrepreneurs on how to position their companies to be among the first movers in blockchain. The Summit will also assist datacenter and cloud service providers to evaluate and benefit from this new technology that is driving Web 3.0.
“Blockchain has demonstrated significant progress this year and it’s important to understand how the technology is driving real change and innovation with organizations throughout the world,” says Al Burgio, CEO of DigitalBits, which is a major sponsor of the event. “The Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit will explore the impact of blockchain technology and how it can be leveraged by cloud providers and brought into the datacenters while offering insights into the market landscape for mainstream adoption and future trends.”
The Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit will feature educational panels and fireside chats that will explore real world applications and existing use cases of blockchain and the cloud. The agenda will cover topics that impact enterprise, digital supply chain, cloud, and infrastructure to provide a deeper understanding on both the value and challenges of mainstream adoption. Crypto evangelist Anthony Di Iorio, Co-founder of Ethereum and Founder and CEO of Decentral and Jaxx, will be a keynote speaker.
Attendees of the Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit are also eligible to attend the Blockchain Futurist Conference, taking place August 15-16, at the Rebel Entertainment Complex in Toronto. The objective of the Blockchain Futurist Conference is to discuss trends and the future of blockchain technology. The event is focused primarily on special announcements regarding new tech start-ups, investments, partnerships, research, and upcoming trends and predictions in the blockchain sector.
The Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit Platinum sponsors are the DigitalBits Foundation, Fusechain and Cogeco Peer 1, and Gold sponsors include LOBSTR, Caddle, Polymath, Arcadia Crypto Ventures, and TokenStack Partners. iMiller Public Relations (iMPR), an award-winning, global communications firm focused on the telecom and technology sectors, DatacenterDynamics, a global B2B events and media company, and Untraceable, an event management and marketing agency serving the blockchain and cryptocurrency community, are the Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit media partners. SiliconANGLE’s theCUBE, the world’s leading live interview show covering enterprise tech, innovation, and the people who imagine, create, and implement the technologies that are changing our world, will be broadcasting live from both events.
For more information or to request an invitation to attend the Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit, please visit www.gcbsummit.com/.
About the Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit
The Global Cloud and Blockchain Summit brings together executives from both the blockchain and cloud infrastructure industry. Blockchain (aka Distributed Ledger Technology) is the next frontier. The cloud is the new hardware and a blockchain can be thought of as a new operating system that many believe will drive the next evolution of the Internet. To learn more, visit www.gcbsummit.com/.