The Web3 Summit: Blockchain and Beyond, a Fruitful Effort toward Building the Web3 Ecosystem in Saudi Arabia

In a groundbreaking event that brought together industry leaders, experts, and enthusiasts, the Web3 Summit: Blockchain and Beyond took place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on October 19, 2023. Hosted at the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel, the summit showcased the immense potential of blockchain technology and explored its transformative impact on various sectors.

The Web3 Summit: Blockchain and Beyond Sponsors played a vital role in supporting and enriching the event. Their contributions and commitment to driving blockchain innovation and digital transformation were instrumental in making the summit a resounding success.

Strategic Sponsors

  • The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
  • The Saudi Convocation and Exhibition General Authority

Premium Sponsors

  • Tonomus Neom

Presenting Sponsors:

  • FedEx

Silver Sponsors

  • Dialectic

Technology Sponsors

  • IR4Lab

With its focus on unlocking the power of Web3, the summit offered a comprehensive program centered around five themes: Energy Market, Supply Chain Logistics, Banking and Finance, Smart Cities, and Women in Web3. Each theme featured insightful panels discussing the use cases, challenges, and opportunities presented by blockchain technology.

The event’s keynote speaker, Dr. Don Tapscott, a renowned thought leader and Executive Chairman of the Blockchain Research Institute, captivated the audience with his vast knowledge and practical experience. Dr. Tapscott’s keynote speech shed light on the impact of technology on businesses and societies, emphasizing the importance of embracing blockchain’s potential.

The summit attracted over 300 delegates local and regional, including industry professionals, policymakers, entrepreneurs, and researchers. More than 30 international experts graced the event, making it one of the largest gatherings in the Kingdom dedicated to Web3 and blockchain technologies.

As the curtains closed on the Web3 Summit, the attendees left inspired and armed with new ideas to harness the power of blockchain technology. The ripple effects of this transformative event are expected to shape the future of various industries in Saudi Arabia and beyond, paving the way for a decentralized and interconnected world.

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