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BlockchainUNN’s campus event, ‘Blockchain and Beyond Conference’, records groundbreaking success.

PR by BlockchainUNN

The highly anticipated Blockchain Conference 2.0 was held from 23rd to 24th June 2023 at Ekpo Ref Hall, University of Nigeria. Themed “Blockchain and Beyond: the future of blockchain technology,” the conference attracted over 2000 blockchain enthusiasts, industry professionals, and experts from all corners of Nigeria and Africa. 

With an impressive lineup of workshops, teaching, and panel sessions, the conference offered attendees an exclusive opportunity to explore the exciting potential and future of blockchain.

The workshops held during the conference delved into various skills needed in the blockchain ecosystem. Attendees were provided with practical insights and knowledge. From exploring decentralized finance (DeFi) applications to understanding the history of blockchain Technology, and Cryptocurrency, these sessions introduced attendees to the limitless possibilities of blockchain technology. 

In no particular order, the speakers and instructors for the event were:

Ugochukwu Aronu, Founder of Wicrypt||Xend Finance; Chris Ani, Founder & CEO of DABA; Ayodeji Awosika, Founder, Web3Bridge; Investor Nnkay, Founder, of The Palm Academy; Clement Hugbo, Founder, Web3D Media, and DesignersDAO; Obiajulu Onyema, Founder, Superday; David Hebert; Joshua Mba, Founder Serzio||Stakecut; Joshua Nkwankwo(Judicodes), Lead, Buildspace Africa; Chidiebere Ekennia, CTO, BlockchainHub Africa; Abraham Owunaka (Astonish), Co-founder MDX; John Olamide; Ohalewe Richmond; Nnam Darlington, Raymond Chuma-Onwuoku, Amarachukwu Awaeze, Ogbonna Chukwuebuka Shadrach, and Apollos Kingsley Chinaemerem.

Topics ranging from Decentralized Finance (DEFI), Crypto trading, transitioning into Web 3 from Web 2, Technical writing, Blockchain content writing, Blockchain development, Smart contracts, and software development were discussed. 

There was also a major giveaway session where gifts worth over NGN 1,000,000 were given out to students. Several students were awarded scholarships, and some won laptops as gifts.

Heartfelt gratitude goes out to the sponsors of the BlockchainUNN Conference – the Graph, Ethereum Remix, and Bunzz, whose unwavering support made this event a resounding success. Their commitment to advancing blockchain technology and driving innovation in the industry has been instrumental in making this conference a transformative experience for all participants.

The Event was also made possible thanks to the generous support of our partners, the BlockchainUNN team, and volunteers. 

The 2 year’s Anniversary of BlockchainUNN was equally celebrated during the course of the event, with a video reiteration of It’s 2 amazing years of impacts and value

Here is a video Documentary that reiterates BlockchainUNN’s 2 amazing years of impacts and value:

Attendees of the conference left with a profound understanding of the significant role blockchain technology will play in shaping the future. 

To build upon the success of this conference, we have activities planned post-event to enhance the flames lit in minds of attendees – a 6 weeks Content Writers Bootcamp and a 12 weeks Web2/Web3 Developer Bootcamps.

Together, we can unlock the full potential of blockchain and embrace the possibilities of a decentralized future.

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