Events

Join us at our next event

We are hosting a series of events with our partners to promote cryptocurrency and blockchain education.

Blockchain Executive Course

Blockchain Executive Course

2-4 June 2020 | Online
Also available on demand for private training for groups of 5 or more
This course is aimed at business leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, executives, innovation officers, business development, project managers, strategists, regulators and public policy-makers who require a foundational understanding of blockchain technology, how it works, its importance and how it will affect the future of business and your organisation. Guest speakers will talk about the various use-cases for blockchain technology from insurance, health, identity and trade finance.

Trade and Arbitrage Effectively with XRP Course

Trade and Arbitrage Effectively with XRP Course

11 August 2020 | Online Via Google Hangouts
Want to learn how to make money trading and arbitraging with cryptocurrencies? Then this short online course is the right course for you!

Crypto Fest 2020

Crypto Fest 2020

30 October 2020 | Cape Town & Live Streaming
Don’t miss the 2nd edition of this fun crypto festival in Cape Town! The Crypto Fest is hosted by Bitcoin Events, organisers of the annual Blockchain Africa Conferences hosted in South Africa since 2015. The Crypto Fest is an immersive, fun event aimed at crypto enthusiasts, entrepreneurs and businesses who want to learn more about the opportunities that cryptocurrencies offer; from cryptocurrency payments, investments and trading.

Blockchain Africa Conference 2021

Blockchain Africa Conference 2021

18-19 March 2021 | Johannesburg
Since 2015, Bitcoin Events’ annual Blockchain Africa Conferences have been the first of their kind in Africa and have brought together some of the top thought leaders from across the globe.

Join us at this 7th edition in Johannesburg and learn what the latest trends and developments are in the blockchain and cryptocurrency eco-system.

Cypto Asset Storage and Inheritance Course

Cypto Asset Storage and Inheritance Course

Also available on demand for private training for groups of 5 or more
This course provides an overview of the industry standards for storing crypto assets and ensuring heirs have access to these. It is aimed at any individual who has a substantial amount of their NET worth in crypto assets, whether a novice or professional. No prior knowledge of blockchain technology or cryptocurrencies is required.

Blockchain Executive Training

Blockchain Executive Training

1 & 2 April 2020 | Online via GoToWebinar
The Blockchain Academy in partnership with the Field Institute will be providing the Blockchain Executive Course as part of the launch of the South African National Blockchain Alliance (SANBA), with support from the CSIR and South African Department of Science and Innovation.

Blockchain Africa Conference 2020

Blockchain Africa Conference 2020

11 & 12 March 2020 | Investec, Johannesburg
Don’t miss Bitcoin Event’s 6th annual conference, the Blockchain Africa Conference 2020.

AI + Blockchain + Impact Workshop

AI + Blockchain + Impact Workshop

9 March 2020 | Johannesburg
Join us for this one-day training session, which explores Artificial Intelligence (AI), blockchain and social impact of emerging technologies. The course will look at case studies on the application of these technologies and use design thinking frameworks for attendees to work through to learn how to apply the learnings to their own social impact organisations.

Why, How and When to Arbitrage and Why XRP is the Best Asset for This

Why, How and When to Arbitrage and Why XRP is the Best Asset for This


Venue: 16A Newmarket Street, CastleMews, Foreshore, Cape Town
Join us for our XRP Meetup in partnership with Xago, and learn how to take advantage of the opportunities that exist in South Africa between exchanges for arbitraging and trading of the cryptocurrency, XRP. Learn what XRP is and how it works.

Crypto Fest 2019

Crypto Fest 2019

Cape Town: 7 September 2019
Venue: Shimmy Beach Club, Cape Town

Don’t miss this first of its kind event in South Africa! The Crypto Fest is hosted by Bitcoin Events, organisers of the annual Blockchain Africa Conferences hosted in South Africa since 2015. This is going to be a fun-filled afternoon at the beautiful Shimmey Beach Club where thought leaders will discuss the various opportunities cryptocurrencies offer.

Crypto Christmas Party

Crypto Christmas Party

Venue: The Secret Gin Bar, 64A Wale Street, Cape Town
Join the Blockchain Academy, The Blockchain Entrepreneurs Club (BECSA), Bitcoin Events, DreamBlock and Nona in celebrating a busy year in the blockchain space and meet featured guests and entrepreneurs.

The Crypto and Coffee Series

The Crypto and Coffee Series


Venue: WorkInProgress, Woodstock Exchange, Woodstock, Cape Town
Join us for the first, in a series of talks about cryptocurrencies, to explore a variety of difference cryptocurrencies and altcoins, what to know if you want to invest in cryptocurrencies or use them for payments.

Bitcoin and Blockchain Bootcamp

Bitcoin and Blockchain Bootcamp


Venue: The Sett, Umhlanga, Durban
Join us for our very first training session in Durban on the basics of bitcoin and blockchain technology.

StartupGrind Pretoria: Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Night

StartupGrind Pretoria: Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Night

Join StartupGrind Pretoria on Tuesday evening, 7 August for a fireside chat on all things Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, with our instructor, Carel de Jager and Stephen Larkin.

The Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Impact Finance

The Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Impact Finance

This session will focus on how technology will change the way we measure, fund and scale impact globally.

Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin

Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin

This is our first event in a series of events as a beginners guide to learning about many topics pertaining to cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. This event is sponsored by South Africa’s first bitcoin exchange, Luno.