CIT UPC, partner of the Sixth European Blockchain Convention 2021

Antonio Álvarez director de CIT UPC a la trobada CEQUIP del CIM UPC
CIT UPC at the CEQUIP meeting of CIM UPC
December 2, 2021
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January 25, 2022


Once again this year, CIT UPC has been a partner of the European Blockchain Convention (EBC), the leading meeting of the Blockchain industry in Europe, held from 13 to 16 December.

European Blockchain Convention

This year, the event took place online and over 2,500 entrepreneurs and tech leaders, investors, corporations and developers took part through presentations, round tables, one-to-one meetings and high level networking activities based on artificial intelligence.

Decentralised finance (DeFi), the possibility of making bank deposits or requesting loans in cryptocurrencies, and the scaling solutions of blockchain are some of the topics addressed at the convention.

EBC 21 has over 120 speakers, including Jean-Baptiste Graftieaux; Deputy Governor of the Bank of Israel, Andrew Abir; State Secretary for the German Federal Chancellery, Jörg Kukies; Chief Strategy Officer for Circle, Dante Disparte; Member of the European Parliament, Eva Kaili; Blockchain Lead from the BBVA, Francisco Maroto; Blockchain Director for Banco Santander, Maria Concepción de Monteverde;  Global Strategic Partnerships of Ikea, Marek Sobieniecki; and Member of the EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum, Agata Ferreira; among others.