Blockchain is one of the most revolutionary technologies ever introduced. This is the backbone of all the cryptocurrencies in existence. Powered by cryptography, data is stored in blocks with each block containing a cryptographic hash of the previous block, a timestamp, and transaction data. It is said that blockchain is the future of more than just currency and is true to a certain degree. What’s the best way to learn more about this amazing technology? Attending various blockchain events, blockchain conferences, networking events, etc.

Speaking of that, different blockchain events, and expos are happening throughout the world as of writing this article. The situation is no different as several blockchain events in UAE come with a problem. Since there are so many events, finding the perfect blockchain event to attend can be quite challenging. Don’t worry as we have compiled some of the top upcoming blockchain events that will be held in the UAE, let’s get started.

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Top 10 Blockchain Events In The UAE

The Upcoming Events

FinTech Surge 2024

Date: 13-16 October 2024

Venue: Dubai Harbour


FinTech Surge 2024

Fintech Surge, the premium gathering for global Fintech leaders in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, leverages the significant growth of PayTech, WealthTech, InsureTech, and RegTech. Hosted at the iconic Dubai Harbour, colocated with North Star, the world’s largest dedicated startup event featuring over 1,000 startups, and the Future Blockchain Summit, the most immersive blockchain event and sole government-backed event of its kind.

All colocated shows at Dubai Harbour, attracted 58,000+ visitors, serving as a nexus for influential thought leaders, disruptive projects, and formidable investors.

Reflecting on its achievements in 2023, Fintech Surge emerged as the unparalleled meeting place for global fintech leaders in the MENA region, 900+ investors, 150+ exhibitors, and featured 170+ speakers, served as a nexus for influential thought leaders, Blockchain projects, disruptive startups, and formidable investors.

Looking ahead, Fintech Surge promises an even grander experience in 2024 and beyond. It remains committed to its role as the premier hub for Fintech revolutionaries.

Website: https://www.fintechsurge.com/welcome

Organiser Event: Dubai World Trade Centre

  • For Sales and Sponsorship enquiries, Contact Chandni Parekh (Sales Manager) at chandni.parekh@dwtc.com or Call on +9714 308 6204

For Marketing and Partnership enquiries, Contact Steven Besse (Marketing Manager) at  Steven.Besse@dwtc.com or call on +971 4 308 6056

Checkout FinTech Surge 2023 Event Video:

Future Blockchain Summit 2024

Date: 13-16 October 2024

Venue: Dubai Harbour


Future Blockchain Summit 2024

Future Blockchain Summit is the leading blockchain exhibition and MENA region’s most immersive large-scale blockchain event. Capitalising on Dubai’s status as a global Web3 hub, the event will unite the entire blockchain and crypto ecosystem and provide a leading platform to foster collaboration and chart the way forward for the blockchain movement.

More than 900 investors, 150 exhibitors and 200 speakers from more than 50 countries will gather to chart the way forward and inspire industry-wide transformation. The sixth edition in 2023 attracted more than 30,000 visitors to Dubai harbor and cemented its position as a leading international blockchain event.

Powered by GITEX Global, Future Blockchain Summit 2024 will unite the global community at the iconic Dubai Harbour, from 13-16 October. It is taking place alongside Fintech Surge – premier gathering of global fintech leaders, Expand North Star – world’s largest start up event and GITEX Impact – Region’s largest sustainability event.

Over four days at the Future Blockchain Summit, industry leaders will leverage countless networking opportunities, gain insights from a power-packed agenda, pitch for growth funding in the Supernova Challenge as well as the Investors Program & Forum, become experts in Academic Masterclasses, and join the action in a path breaking innovation.

Website: https://www.futureblockchainsummit.com/

Organiser Event: Dubai World Trade Centre

  • For Sales and Sponsorship enquiries, Contact Chandni Parekh (Sales Manager) at chandni.parekh@dwtc.com or Call on +9714 308 6204
  • For Marketing and Partnership enquiries, Contact Steven Besse (Marketing Manager) at  Steven.Besse@dwtc.com or call on +971 4 308 6056

Checkout How Was The Future Blockchain Summit 2023:

Getting Started with Ethereum and Cryptocurrencies

Date: 09/05/2024

This event is being conducted by Innosoft Gulf, one of the leading AI and Big Data Education Centers in the Middle East and North Africa. Even though it’s about cryptocurrencies, you will get the opportunity to learn the basics of blockchain technology and how to successfully trade and invest in Cryptocurrencies. The program covers a wide range of sessions that include the blockchain ecosystem, Blockchain Use Cases, Hash Functions, Blocks, Public and Private Keys, the difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum, Tools and resources for trading Cryptocurrencies, etc.

Organizer: Innosoft Gulf Team

Phone: +971 4 4355852

Email: info@innosoftgulf.com

Web: www.innosoft.ai

Unravelling NFTs

Date: 09/05/2024

If you are a fan of NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens), this blockchain conference presents you with an opportunity to understand the basic concepts of blockchain-based NFTs and what makes them so special in today’s technologically advanced world and how they are superior to fiat currencies.

Organized by: Blockchain Smart Solutions

Non Fungible Token
NFT (Non-Fungible Token)

Crypto, Blockchain, Metaverse, AI, NFT Networking

Date: 11/05/2024

Cafe Society Dubai is hosting an exciting in-person gathering at their Crypto, Blockchain, Metaverse, AI, NFT Networking event. It’s a great opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals who are passionate about technology and innovation. You can join discussions about the latest trends in crypto, blockchain, metaverse, AI, and NFTs while enjoying delicious refreshments and great company. Don’t miss this chance to expand your network and stay ahead of the curve in the digital world.

Organized by: Dubai Social Network

Dubai Blockchain Network Meetup

Date: 16/05/2024

The Dubai Blockchain Network Meetup event is scheduled for May 16th at Cluster T Dubai, Dubai United Arab Emirates. This event aims to provide a platform for idea generation, networking, and fostering a strong ecosystem for innovation in the blockchain sector. Whether you are a part of the growing blockchain industry or simply interested in it, you are welcome to join this event organized by Blockchain Network.

Organized by: Blockchain Network LLC UAE

Crypto Expo Dubai 2024

Date: 20/05/2024 & 21/05/2024

Hqmera is an organizer of Crypto Expo Dubai. Come and experience the largest Crypto Expo in Dubai, where you can network with top-notch investors and leaders in the cryptocurrency industry. Discover new business possibilities and don’t miss out on the opportunity to connect with the best cryptocurrency businesses for trading and investing. You’ll learn about the cryptocurrency industry, Altcoins, Blockchain, and Consensus. Our team is highly skilled in organizing B2C events, providing the cryptocurrency industry with high-quality educational resources and networking opportunities.

Crypto Expo Dubai 2024

Organized by: Hqmena

Certified Crypto Associate

Date: 23/05/2024

This workshop provides an opportunity to learn about the basic concepts of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. You’ll understand what makes it so special in today’s technologically advanced world. This will enable you to get started and grow your cryptocurrency portfolio.

Anyone with an interest in NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens), the new economy, the generation of bankless, cryptocurrency, and trading can participate. The learning objectives include understanding Blockchain technology fundamentals, learning how to buy and trade various cryptocurrencies, and understanding trading risks and how to mitigate them. The agenda includes learning Blockchain Technology fundamentals, buying & trading your first Bitcoin / Ethereum, and storing crypto – cold wallet, hot wallet, and paper wallet.

Organized by: Blockchain Smart Solutions

Certified Blockchain Associate

Date: 23/05/2024

This blockchain conference introduces the concept of blockchain, its various components, characteristics and how it plays an exponential role in cryptocurrencies. You will also get to learn about public & private blockchain networks, and their advantages and disadvantages and more.

Organized by: Blockchain Smart Solutions

Metaverse 101

Date: 04/06/2024

If you are looking for a 2-hour webinar on the latest hype in the metaverse and blockchain technology, Metaverse 101 is one of the best blockchain events in UAE worth considering. This workshop introduces you to the concept of Metaverse and how it works in both decentralized and centralized environments.

Organized by: Blockchain Smart Solutions

World Token Summit 3rd Edition

Date: 11/06/2024

The World Token Summit’s first and second editions were some of the most prestigious events in the world of blockchain. These two editions saw the participation of the highest quality delegates from all across the globe. The World Token Summit is soon coming back for its third edition in Dubai. It aims to bring together the top-notch individuals in the blockchain and crypto space. The event will be held at Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and is hosted by Vostad.

Organized by: Vostad

Blockchain Life 2024

Date: 22-23 October 2024

Having started its history in 2017, Blockchain Life 2024 has become one of the top blockchain events in UAE that has entered the top three world events in the digital marketing industry and annually gathers 10000+ participants. The event will be attended by all major players from various industries that include businessmen, entrepreneurs, government representatives, investors,  startup teams, etc. and covers topics such as blockchain, digital assets, and mining.

Blockchain Life 2024

Location: Dubai Festival City – Al Badia Blvd – Dubai Festival City – Dubai – United Arab Emirates


Now that you have the dates for some of the best upcoming blockchain events in the UAE, it’s time to get organized and prepared to make the most of these events. Learning about crypto, and blockchain is essential if your ultimate aim is to leverage these technologies and build a stable future. The best places to get started by attending these events at the earliest. Even though the list doesn’t end here, if we have missed out on any events, please let us know in the comments.

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