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TMC & Gulf Pearl Announce Partnership & Leading Blockchain Conference Program
[April 11, 2016]

TMC & Gulf Pearl Announce Partnership & Leading Blockchain Conference Program


Industry heavy weights join forces to deliver in-depth sessions at Las Vegas Event

NORWALK, Conn.-April 11, 2016- TMC (News - Alert) and Gulf Pearl Ltd. announced today their partnership in developing The Blockchain Event conference program, held July 18-21, 2016, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Blockchain Event is directed at entrepreneurs, executives, product managers and developers of both established enterprises and innovative startups who are interested in learning how the Blockchain, one of the most important information technology inventions of our time, can lead to a mass transformation in industry -  both its opportunities and threats.  

Gulf Pearl's CEO, Shidan Gouran states, "Blockchain technologies and Crypto 2.0 are quantum leaps in the evolution of the Internet; these technologies won't just impact the financial industry but rather redefine, at a fundamental level, the role of service and commerce platforms in virtually every industry. We are very excited to present and explore these technologies with some of the brightest thought leaders at The Blockchain Event."

The Blockchain Event features a robust exhibit floor, powerful keynotes, unique sessions, networking opportunities and much more. The conference program includes 3 tracks, All Bout Blockchains, Web 3.0 and Blockchain Developers. A certification will be provided to all attendees of the developer track who successfully complete the hands-on tutorials.

The Conference Program Includes:

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - All About Blockchains

  • 9:00AM - Blockchain 101
  • 9:30AM - MoIP (Money over IP)
  • 10:30AM - P2P, Securitization & The Future of Banking
  • 11:30AM - Blockchains & Supply Chains
  • 1:00PM - Regulation & Compliance
  • 2:00PM - VC Perspectives
  • 3:00PM - Session or Special Presentation TBA
  • 4:00PM - Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - Web 3.0

  • 8:30AM - DAPP 101
  • 9:00AM - The Distributed Web
  • 9:30AM - The Future of eCommerce
  • 10:30AM - Session or Special Presentation TBA
  • 11:00AM - Session or Special Presentation TBA
  • 12:00PM - Exhibit Hall Opens
  • 1:30PM - Crypto 2.0
  • 2:00PM - Applications to Mass Media & Communications
  • 3:00PM - Enterprise Perspectives
  • 4:00PM - IDEA Showcase Startup Event

Thursday, July 21, 2016 - Blockchain Developer

  • 8:30AM - Blockchain 102
  • 9:30AM - Tutorial: Build Your Own Blackchain Network on IBM (News - Alert) Bluemix
  • 10:00AM - Tutorial: Build a DAPP with Ethereum and IPFS on Microsoft Azure
  • 10:30AM - Securing Blockchain Applications
  • 10:30AM- Exhibit Hall Opens

"The hands on training, education and insight from industry leaders featured at the Blockchain event will help professionals of all types gain the expertise they need to succeed in the future," said Rich Tehrani (News - Alert), TMC CEO and conference chairman. "Companies from across industries will attend to develop new business relationships, grow existing partnerships and adopt more intelligent strategies."

Registration for the Blockchain Event is now open. For more information, contact Frank Coppola at 203-852-6800 x131. For media registration, contact Jessica Seabrook. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages should contact Maureen Gambino at 203-852-6800 x109 or Joe Fabiano at 203-852-6800 x132.

For the latest Blockchain Event news, updates and information, follow the event on Twitter (News - Alert) at @BlockchainEvent.

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About Gulf Pearl Ltd

Gulf Pearl Ltd is an end-to-end product development and technology consulting firm with deep expertise in the telecommunications, media, energy management and consumer electronics industries.  

Media and Analyst Contact:

Jessica Seabrook           

Marketing Director

203.852.6800 ext.170

Edited by Stefania Viscusi

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