MXC Takes Berlin Blockchain Week By Storm
Berlin is a bustling global blockchain hub with numerous blockchain projects stationed throughout the city. Berlin Blockchain Week had 100 official events with large players such as Huobi Global holding private events throughout the city. So when it comes to planning a successful Berlin Blockchain Week event, the heat was definitely on. How did we do?
Blockchain IoT Summit
On Wednesday, MXC hosted the Blockchain and IoT Summit with
After presentations from MXC and IoTex, the main attraction of the evening was the expert panel discussion filled with global blockchain
“Nobody gives a f*** about their data, and they should give
“Our individual data has very little intrinsic value as a “singular” commodity, so our focus as individuals should be on controlling your data and knowing and allowing who has access to it, not a question of monetization.” — Aaron Wagener, @aaron_wagener
This spurred another discussion lead by Etiënne vantKruys, @hettalentctc, on whether the benefits we receive from companies such as Google or Facebook, outweigh the loss or their use of our personal data. He lead this discussion by asking the audience how many of them actually wanted to take full control of their data.
By the end of the evening, both the panelists and audience members worked up a great appetite, finishing 50 pizzas and drinking 73 bottles of beer. An excellent warm
Exclusive Block Party
Our exclusive Block Party on Thursday was a massive success! We filled each of the 105 available spaces for the event, with an on-site waiting list of 47 people hoping to make it in before we closed the doors.
During the course of the evening, we enjoyed presentations from MXC, Quarkchain, and IOSG Venture, followed by a lively celebration of blockchain filled with conversations spoken to the rhythm of the event DJ. Check out the video here.
What’s coming next at MXC? We’re planning another event in Amsterdam on September 13. If you plan to be in Amsterdam that Friday evening, join us at Weesper for some great eats, drinks