July 17, 2019
TEL AVIV – ConsenSys, the global blockchain company, is excited to announce tickets are on sale for the first-ever Ethereal Summit taking place in Tel Aviv on September 15, 2019. The Ethereal Summit is the nexus between technology and the people who change the world, bringing together futurists, technologists, entrepreneurs, investors, enterprises, humanitarians and creatives for a day of storytelling and knowledge sharing. The Ethereal Summit provides a platform for the cultural and humanistic aspects of the decentralization movement. Israel has a rich history of technological innovation, and ConsenSys is thrilled to bring the Ethereal Summit to such a vibrant and dynamic ecosystem.
Ethereal Summit Tel Aviv will take place in the heart of the city at Cultura / Sheva. The Ethereal Summit will bookend the inaugural Tel Aviv Blockchain Week, an industry gathering where leading Israeli and international blockchain and crypto companies will convene to explore networking opportunities and push the industry forward.
Ethereum will be at the forefront of the blockchain conversation. For the first time, Vitalik Buterin, founder of the Ethereum blockchain, will be speaking at the Ethereal Summit and he will be joined by ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin.
Additional speakers include Dovey Wan, Founding Partner of Primitive Ventures, Eli Ben-Sasson, Co-founder of Tel Aviv-based StarkWare, Chen Zur of Ernst & Young’s Blockchain Practice, and Ethereal Summit founder Amanda Gutterman. More speakers to be announced in the coming weeks.
Joseph Lubin, Founder of ConsenSys and Co-Founder of Ethereum added, “Israel is a hotbed of technology advancement and central to the development of modern cryptography. Blockchain technology and Ethereum has blossomed in a decentralized fashion, and in the year since launching ConsenSys Israel, we have witnessed incredible traction amongst developers, enterprises, and individuals who are passionate about our shared vision of decentralized technology. We are proud to be a catalyst for Ethereum development in Tel Aviv and look forward to ConsenSys’ first international Ethereal Summit.”
ConsenSys is honored to be supported by event sponsors eToro, VMware, Orbs and Quorum. MarketAcross and BlockTV will be official media partners of the Ethereal Summit. “As one of the leading Web3 events, the Ethereal Summit has always been a space for collaboration, experimentation, and thoughtful debate amongst industry leaders. We are dedicated to bringing this ethos to Tel Aviv and are actively engaging local partners to showcase the excellence of the Israeli blockchain ecosystem,” said Dror Avieli, Head of ConsenSys Israel.
For information on event sponsorships, media partnerships, speaking opportunities, and tickets, please visit https://etherealsummit.com/events/tel-aviv-2019.
If you are a member of the press interested in attending the Ethereal Summit, please reach out to [email protected] to request press credentials.
About Ethereal Summit:
Ethereal Summit is a global series of conferences, championing those building the infrastructure and applications driving blockchain tech, in addition to providing a platform for the cultural and humanistic aspects of the decentralization movement.
ConsenSys is a blockchain company dedicated to transforming the world’s digital architecture toward a more open, inclusive, and secure internet of value, commonly called Web3. With a more trustworthy internet architecture, ConsenSys is helping enterprises and governments unlock new business models and value, gain efficiencies through a shared IT infrastructure, and utilize modern cryptographic methods to safeguard private user data. Through our unique global business comprised of a startup incubator,Enterprise Ethereum consulting arm, and investment fund, ConsenSys is building for the decentralized future. Fore more information, please visit www.consensys.net.