Top Blockchain Leaders Coming to Bulgaria for FashionTV Party by NEXT BLOCK

Krypton Events is partnering with leading blockchain publication Cryptovest to host the upcoming NEXT BLOCK Conference, themed “Evolution of Money.” Everything is set to take place at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia on September 14, attracting some of the industry’s top leaders, entrepreneurs, and talent to the Bulgarian city.


The organizers are building on the conference’s recent success in the Eastern European tech capital of Kiev, where it previously took place in May.  Keynote speakers Bitcoin Foundation board member Bobby Lee and CryptoCoinNews Editor-in-Chief Simon Cocking as well as other blockchain experts discussed the future of ICOs, simplifying public relations for blockchain ventures, and even the first music label on the blockchain.

The Most Spectacular Party in Sofia for Blockchain Leaders by NEXT BLOCK

This time around, the NEXT BLOCK is supported by the world’s largest exchange in trade volumes OKEx, the world leader in global payments Paysafe, and the leader for tracking capitalization of various cryptocurrencies CoinMarketCap. More than 20 distinguished guests will share their insights and experiences in the blockchain space.


Later on, they will join participants in a luxurious after party courtesy of Fashion TV, featuring a performance by Bulgarian superstar Vessy Boneva and a set by DJ Funkster.

National Palace of Culture Sofia Bulgaria

Sterlin Lujan, the conference’s keynote speaker, is the Communications Ambassador for He is one of the most famous crypto journalists, editors and speakers, and a well-known anarchist and essayist involved in cryptocurrency and Bitcoin since 2012.

Distinguished Blockchain Leaders Coming To Bulgaria

He will be joined by more than 20 distinguished blockchain leaders, including:


  • Marc P. Bernegger, Serial Fintech and Crypto Entrepreneur;
  • Mitchell Eaglstein, Co-Founder & CEO of FDCTech, Inc.
  • Naeem Aslam, Columnist with Forbes, CEO of LondonFintechFund;
  • JC Oliver, Innovation Advisor at MOVIECOIN;
  • Omourtag Petkov, 
Chairman of the BBBA, Partner at the law firm DGKV;
  • Pascal Forster, Board Member, Crypto Finance AG;
  • Agada Nameri, general manager of iCapital.

ICO Quickfire Pitch Session for Blockchain Leaders in Sofia

The conference will also feature an exposition full of blockchain ventures and an ICO Quick-fire Pitch session where each participant will have five minutes to present their project to investors. Furthermore, they will get a chance to win a pool of 10,000 BGN and $10,000 equivalent in IOTW tokens as part of a Hackathon co-organized with Paysafe.

NEXT BLOCK will continue to foster the development of the global blockchain community throughout the year. Forthcoming events in Lisbon and Tel Aviv have already been announced by Krypton Events.


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Media contact: Lisa Skorobreshchuk, Project Manager, Krypton Events, [email protected]