September 14, 2018

NDK Sofia, Bulgaria

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Why Join Us?

Engaging Discussions
NEXT BLOCK is known to put up a good show. If you’ve been looking for a blockchain event which engages, educates and leaves an impact, this is it.

Exceptional Exposure
Building on the success of our stellar event in Kyiv, NEXT BLOCK Sofia will be bigger and better, offering unparalleled opportunities for exposure, whether you’re a blockchain professional, business, fund or startup - there is something for everyone.

Amazing Networking
NEXT BLOCK prides itself in bringing together the best minds, leaders, and visionaries from the crypto and blockchain space. For you, this translates into amazing networking opportunities and a chance to develop relationships that can make all the difference.

Keynote Speaker


You will hear from some of the most influential people in the Blockchain and cryptocurrency space. Our speakers include industry leaders and visionaries who have helped shape the phenomenon which has changed the world as we knew it.

Evolution of Money

Money has changed forms over centuries, from commodities to metals, coins, and paper - today, we are witnessing the next step in the evolution of money thanks to blockchain technology. What brought us to this stage, what are its implications for the future and will this evolution of money live up to its hype?

Find out all this and more at the NEXT BLOCK “Evolution of Money” Conference in Sofia, Bulgaria, September 14, 2018.


NEXT BLOCK Closed Pre-Party

The evening prior the Conference will be dedicated to the Private Dinner-Party with investors, speakers, and VIP guests. Enjoy elegant atmosphere and divine drinks, experience truly unique networking together with the most influential people and top experts of Cryptoverse.


Present yourself and your project with NEXT BLOCK Open Mic!

Have always dreamed to be heard by hundreds of crypto people?

Get ready for some brand-new networking by NEXT BLOCK - all the participants are given an opportunity to present themselves or their company during the networking sessions of the Conference.

Raise your brand awareness, present your idea to the most relevant audience, get maximum of personal exposure with NEXT BLOCK Open Mic!


FashionTV Party by Next Block

The Conference’s day will conclude with a fabulous FashionTV official Party with supernova entertaining program featuring DJ, bright dance performances and much more in one of the finest clubs in the world, stylish PM Club.

Experience sensational atmosphere with refined cocktails together with the most prominent experts and decision makers of the Cryptoverse.

*Buffet & Refined Drinks are included

Conference Agenda

9:00 - 9:45


Welcoming Coffee

9:45 - 10:00

Opening Remarks

by Conference Chairperson

10:00 - 11:00

Keynote Speech

Sterlin Lujan, Communications Ambassador for

11:00 - 12:15

Panel discussion

"Digital Assets vs Physical Assets", Q & A


Mitchell Eaglstein, Co-Founder & CEO of FDCTech, Inc.


Marc P. Bernegger, Serial Fintech and Crypto Entrepreneur

Andrey Kolodyuk, Founder of AVentures Capital & DIVAN.TV

Inna Braverman, Co-founder of Eco Wave Power

David Drake, Founder and Chairman at LDJ Capital

12:15 - 12:45


Coffee break

12:45 - 14:00

Panel discussion

“Tokenizing the entertainment business”, Q & A


Ofir Avigad, CEO of Ignite


Natalya Menshikova, CMO, Marketing And New Media, FashionTV

Marco Calicchila, CEO and Founder of MaZee

J.C. Oliver, Innovation Advisor at MOVIECOIN

Oron Barber, CEO of CoinPoint Agency

14:00 - 15:00


15:00 - 16:15

Panel discussion

“Challenges of a Crypto Economy”, Q & A


Hosam Mazawi, CSO at Cointelligence


Pascal Forster, Board Member, Crypto Finance

Massimo Schäppi, Investment Associate, Juno Capital,

Denis Lam, IOTW Advisor & CEO, Infinity Group Venture Capital

Yasen Yankov, Engineering Manager at Paysafe Group

16:15 - 16:30


Blockchain Ecosystem for the Internet of Things

16:30 - 17:00


Coffee break

17:00 - 18:15

Panel discussion

“Finding the Balance Between Financial Freedom and Regulatory Oversight”, Q & A


Naeem Aslam, Columnist with Forbes, Chief Market Analyst of ThinkMarkets


Aviya Arika, Head of Aviya Law

Robert Courtneidge, CEO of Moorwand Limited

Omourtag Petkov, Chairman of the BBBA, Partner at the law firm DGKV

Yamila Eraso, Partner at TLDR Capital

18:15 - 18:20

Closing Remarks

by Conference Chairperson


Start of the After-Party

Please come 10-15 minutes earlier. Keep your badge or ticket with you for access

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Venue Details

This event is happening at The National Palace of Culture, Sofia, Bulgaria - one of the Bulgaria's iconic and beautiful locations. You will join over 350 attendees in one of the best Conference venues in Europe.


Boulevard "Bulgaria", 1463 Ndk, Sofia, Bulgaria