C-suite, Founders, Directors, Developers & More
- Get inspiration from keynotes & panels
- Take part in interactive workshops
- Discover new projects
- Learn about blockchain & the Cardano ecosystem
- Gain insights into building on Cardano
- Delve into Dubai’s Web3 ecosystem
- Meet with investors & industry leaders
- Dubai desert dining experience
- Gala Awards Dinner
- Kickoff networking soirée
- Explore key Dubai landmarks
- Premium networking opportunities
- Showcase your company in front of a global audience
- Align yourself as part of the world’s blockchain ecosystem leaders
- Lead the conversation on the future of
- Be part of the flagship Cardano event
- Connect with the thriving Dubai Web3 ecosystem
- Reach tier 1 audiences
Main Stage Event
2-4 Nov 2023
Keynotes, panels, masterclasses, and endless opportunities to network with global leaders from various industries. Learn, discover innovative projects, and make important connections.
Blockchain in Dubai
- Future-focused blockchain strategy
Cross-institutional approach, exploring innovation to deliver seamless, efficient, and impactful city experiences.
- Growing blockchain ecosystem
Increasing number of blockchain startups, accelerators, and incubators.
- Investment & sponsorship opportunities
Thriving business hub with numerous prominent venture capital firms and angel investors.
- Central location
Sitting at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa, Dubai attracts participants from multiple continents.
A special evening for attendees, speakers, and exhibitors to meet at the Cardano Market and kick-start conversations.
Enter the wondrous sand dunes to enjoy traditional Middle Eastern entertainment and a feast of authentic dishes.
In one of the world’s most iconic buildings, a special celebration will announce the winners of the Hackathon and Cardano Summit Awards.
An opportunity to make valuable connections with people in your area. Meet face to face with local blockchain communities to learn about new projects, attend workshops, or enjoy a watch party.
Live streaming, network matchmaking, and in-app activities to connect you with the rest of the attendees worldwide.
Thursday 2 Nov
Battle of the Builders
Friday 3 Nov
Summit Day 1
Desert Dining Experience
Saturday 4 Nov
Summit Day 2
Gala Awards Dinner
CEO Cardano Foundation
CEO and Principal Founder AgriLedger
Dr. Marwan Al Zarouni
Strategic Advisor at Dubai Department of Economy & Tourism CEO Dubai Blockchain Center
Director of Operations Home of Blockchain.swiss
CEO & Co-Founder IOG
Capt. Eng. Mohammad A. AlShamsi
Head of Firearms and Tool marks Section Dubai Police
Founder & CEO EMURGO
Co-Founder LALKUL & Cardano MENA
The first ever Cardano Summit Hackathon challenges participants to develop tech-driven solutions for the theme of Transparency for Governance.
Battle of the Builders
A special competition for all early-stage Cardano startups. Participants will pitch their projects in front of experts for a chance to win prizes and secure access to exclusive accelerator programs.