Blockchain Congress to Take Place on Spanish Coast

The Blockchain Tropical Coast International Congress will take place in Motril, Spain on March 9 - 10, 2018
09 March 2018   452

The attendees of the Congress will be able to enjoy two days of interactive demonstrations, announcements, hackathons and workshops providing them with best experience in the industry.

More than 20 Congress speakers will introduce the visitors to the world of blockchain, cryptocurrencies and the collaborative economy. The headline speakers include Félix Fuertes, Alfredo Martínez, Offer Kohen, Stani Kulechov, Carlos Lluna, Vicente Ortiz, Gaby Treiband, Martin Wichmann and many more.

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Location: CDT Tourism Development Center of Motril, Avenida N-323a, 18613, Province of Granada, Spain
Date and time: March 9, 2018, from 4PM to 8PM; March 10, 2018, from 9AM to 8PM

Do not wait any longer to reserve your place. The seats are limited. Hurry up!

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The event will be represented by such major companies as ETHLend, BrandCrypt, BuzzShow, CryptoInvest, Vicente Ortiz & Abogados, Intergroup, and others. 

The CIBTC is a free event, so it is necessary to reserve a place in advance, filling in the special form on the website.

Bitmain to Open Office in Silicon Valley

Representatives of Bitmain emphasize that the office in the Silicon Valley will help the company's venture capital investments
18 July 2018   96

Bitmain, the leading manufacturer of bitcoin mining equipment, opened an office in San Jose. This is reported by CCN.

According to the publication, Bitmain took the last empty premises in the office building Riverpark Tower, which also houses start-ups Okta, Cohesity and WeWork.

The area of ​​the new office is 1850 sq.m.

Representatives of Bitmain emphasize that the office in the Silicon Valley will help the company's venture capital investments. In addition, this is part of the plan to expand business in North America. In connection with China's unsustainable policy regarding cryptocurrency, the mining giant plans to open its sites in Washington state and Canadian Quebec.

Note that last month Bitmain completed the next round of the investment campaign, within which it raised $ 400 million. At the moment, the mining giant is estimated at $ 12 billion.

Thus, Bitmain is not only the most expensive company in the crypto currency industry, but also the most expensive private technology start-up. Representatives of the company expect that after the release of Bitmain to IPO, the company's shares will be worth $ 40 billion.

It is significant that Bitmain will soon be able to gain control over 51% of the bitcoin network. At the end of June, the pools of and Antpool, owned by the mining giant, produced an aggregate 42% of bitcoin blocks.