Key Crypto Events in September

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With the dawn of a new month, Gagarin News brings you the crypto events calendar! Stay updated on the must-know dates this September, whether you're looking for knowledge, networking, or just some uplifting experiences.

31.08 – 03.09

ETHWarsaw 2023

From August 31st to September 3rd, the city of Warsaw in Poland will play host to a major event for the Ethereum community: the ETHWarsaw 2023 conference and hackathon. Organized by local enthusiasts and supported by heavyweights from the industry, including LUKSO and Worldcoin, this event will be held at the main campus of the Warsaw University of Technology.
ETHWarsaw 2023 Conference and Hackathon Source:

ETHWarsaw 2023 Conference and Hackathon Source:

The previous conference brought in over 1,000 attendees, and the anticipation is even greater this year. The speaker lineup for ETHWarsaw 2023 is star-studded, featuring industry giants like Marius van der Wijden (Ethereum Foundation), Akram El Milligy (Ledger), Patrick McCorry (Arbitrum Foundation), Callum Grindle (LUKSO), ОOlaf Tomalka (MetaMask), and many other key figures from the crypto world.

Ticket prices are set at €100, but students can grab theirs for a mere €25. There are also special opportunities for hackers, who can apply in advance for a free ticket and stand a chance to win rewards during the event.


Metahero Launches its First Public Scanner in Warsaw

This fall, Warsaw welcomes the introduction of a public scanner by Specializing in 3D scanning and modeling, Metahero is adept at producing hyper-realistic digital avatars with meticulous biometric details. These avatars are versatile, and suited for use in metaverses, games, healthcare, and various other applications.
Use Cases of Scanners Source:

Use Cases of Scanners Source:

Metahero's scanner is a cutting-edge tool. Designed as a 3D chamber, it is equipped with 16 mobile pillars, a server unit, and four cameras. This configuration enables comprehensive scans of individuals and objects, the results of which are incorporated into the project's vast library.


The Launch of the World's First Bitcoin Wallet Opendime

On this very day back in 2014, the digital currency realm was revolutionized with the introduction of the Opendime Bitcoin wallet, marking its position as the first of its kind.
Opendime: The First Bitcoin Wallet  Source:

Opendime: The First Bitcoin Wallet Source:

We feel that we've created whole new product category: disposable hardware wallets to be used as cash. That might be a real godsend in some countries that struggle with limited network infrastructure and corrupt governmental systems.

04.09 – 10.09

Korea Blockchain Week

The renowned Blockchain Week returns to Korea for its sixth year, a testament to its continued success. Hosted by FACTBLOCK and Hashed, two stalwarts in the blockchain community, this event will feature riveting talks from industry leaders, enlightening panel discussions, and a chance to network with the best minds in the field. 

Highlighting the event is IMPACT, a two-day conference dedicated to exploring the intersections of artificial intelligence, blockchain, DeFi, and the Web3 landscape. This Seoul-based event will showcase insights from industry giants including Jeremy Allaire (Circle), Vitalik Buterin (Ethereum), Arthur Hayes (Maelstrom), Mike Belshe (BitGo), and Sandeep Nailwal (Polygon Labs).


Nordic Blockchain Conference 2023

Nordic Blockchain Conference 2023 Source:

Nordic Blockchain Conference 2023 Source:

Nordic Blockchain Conference (NBC) acts as a bridge, linking Scandinavia's innovative Web3 arena with the broader international community. Recognized as the premier blockchain event in the north, NBC boasts participation from technological vanguards and pioneers.

This year's lineup is set to be particularly illuminating, with leading figures from Danish, Swiss, French, German, and Swedish companies. The roster also features notable voices from Spain, Italy, the USA, and Ukraine. For those eager to partake, tickets start at 2500 Danish kroner (approximately $365).


El Salvador's Second Anniversary Celebrating Bitcoin as Legal Tender

Flashback to September 7th, 2021: El Salvador boldly marked its name in history books, emerging as the pioneer nation to embrace Bitcoin as a legal tender.

The subsequent years witnessed unwavering commitment from the Salvadoran administration, spearheaded by President Nayib Bukele. The nation ventured into sustainable bitcoin mining using solar power, championed the education of top-tier blockchain developers, and now, has ambitious plans to unveil the world’s largest bitcoin mining facility.

11.09 – 13.09

Permissionless II

Set to be the world's preeminent DeFi gathering, Permissionless II is poised to convene in Austin, Texas from September 11-13, bringing together over 7,000 devotees and innovators.

Spanning three days, attendees can anticipate keynote addresses from Web3 industry frontrunners, in-depth panel discussions, numerous networking opportunities, social events, and of course, the quintessential Texas BBQ and beer.

To avoid the dreaded FOMO, organizers are urging early ticket purchases. As of this article's publishing, general admission is priced at $999. Those subscribed to Bankless Premium can enjoy a 30% discount, while student pricing is an enticing $99!

13.09 – 14.09

Token2049 Conference

Asia's crypto vanguard will descend upon Singapore for Token2049, occurring September 13th and 14th. The event will feature industry stalwarts like Tyler Winklevoss (Gemini), Arthur Hayes (ex-BitMEX), Jeremy Allaire (Circle), and Balaji Srinivasan (ex-Coinbase). 

But Token2049 is more than just talks; it culminates a week of crypto-centric activities, encompassing hackathons, parties, and even the thrill of the Formula 1 Grand Prix. For those eager to attend, tickets range from a modest $499 to a premium $3999.

19.09 – 20.09

sub0 Europe 2023

Come September 19th and 20th, Lisbon will play host to the Polkadot developers' conclave, sub0. This immersive event, which will also be streamed online, is a nexus for avant-garde ideas, collaborations, and a genuine exchange of expertise.

Tailored for Rust and blockchain aficionados, dApp developers, smart contract pioneers, technology decision-makers, and budding students, this gathering promises rich insights.

And the cherry on top? Registration is entirely complimentary! All one needs for a virtual access pass is a simple sign-up. However, for a conventional ticket, attendees are required to place a €99 refundable deposit.

25.09 – 27.09

Proof-of-Work Summit

Scheduled to take place in the historic city of Prague from September 25th to 27th, the Proof-of-Work Summit is a pioneering event dedicated to its namesake consensus mechanism, which the organizers laud for its efficiency and security.

The summit is set to host an array of international speakers, innovators, thought leaders, and decision-makers. Noteworthy mentions on the roster include Alan Austin (Litecoin Foundation), Max Hillebrand (Wasabi, zkSNACKs), Brian Bishop (WebCash), and John D'Agostino (Coinbase), among other influential figures from the crypto realm. They will be delving into the evolution and future prospects of the Proof-of-Work mechanism.

Interested attendees can secure a general admission pass to the Proof-of-Work Summit for €121, while a VIP ticket is available at €242.


CypherPunk 2023

Blockchain enthusiasts, decentralization advocates, artificial intelligence aficionados, and proponents of other groundbreaking technologies are sure to be captivated by the CypherPunk 2023 event. Set in the sun-soaked state of Florida, the gathering combines insightful conferences, interactive workshops, and rewarding networking sessions.

Speakers at CypherPunk 2023 will tackle a broad spectrum of topics relevant to the crypto community: from the realm of NFTs and metaverses to the intricacies of cryptocurrency management, the transformative role of AI, the evolving landscape of mining, and the emerging trends in Fintech and DeFi sectors.

Early birds stand a chance to benefit from a generous 50% discount on ticket prices, which range from an affordable $49 to a more exclusive $599.