Fringe Festival & Afterparty

A multi-venue and multi-event series, featuring a diverse lineup of activities driven by the industry.

Fringe Events – Thursday 13 June

AusDefi Evening Networker

Date:  Thursday, 13 June 2024
Time: 5:30pm – Late
Location: Stone & Chalk Sydney Startup Hub – 11 York St · Sydney

Join AusDefi for an enriching evening of connection and insight at the Evening Networker, set amongst the backdrop of the Sydney Vivid Festival in the heart of the city. This event promises a casual yet focused atmosphere for professionals from all sectors of the global blockchain industry.

Fringe Events – Friday 14 June

Blockchain Lawyers Forum Industry Breakfast

Date:  Friday June 14th 2024
Time: 8:30am – 10:00 am
Location: Hosted at Piper Alderman, Level 23, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney

Join the Blockchain Lawyers Forum for an exclusive in-person event focusing on blockchain regulation in Sydney. Their unconference format allows participants to select the topics they’d like to discuss, all while adhering to the Chatham House Rule. Gain access to the first truly international network of blockchain & law experts.

Please note that BLF events are restricted to lawyers, barristers, in-house counsel and select compliance or government representatives.

Navigating Crypto Accounting and Compliance: Preparing for the Financial Year End and New Regulations

Date:  Friday June 14th 2024
Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Location: Hosted at Stone & Chalk Startup Hub, Sydney

Join AEM Algorithim to hear a panel of industry pioneers, Web3 and accounting experts who provide valuable insights and practical advice to crypto businesses, helping them adopt efficient accounting practices and stay ahead of regulatory requirements. 

Please ensure you sign up to AEM Journaler prior to the event or at the door for an optimal workshop experience as AEM Algorithm provide insights into their crypto accounting software.

Confessions of a Bitcoin Startup

Date:  Friday June 14th 2024
Time: 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm AEST
Location: UTS Startups Central, 3 Broadway, Ultimo NSW 2007, Australia

Ever wonder how they really did it? Presenting stories from Startups founders where we explore what really helped them, how they got there and how you can too.


Blockchain Week Drinks with Women of Blockchain Australia

Date:  Friday June 14th 2024
Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Location: The Tilbury Hotel, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales

As part of Blockchain Week 2024, the Women of Blockchain Australia invite you to celebrate the wonderful world of web3.

​Hear from:

​Samira Tollo, Co-Founder and CTO Elbaite

​Ashleigh Oddi, Marketing Stables.Money

​Lisa Wade, DigitalX and Blockchain Australia

​Moderated by Karen Cohen, Emerging Tech Hub

​Thanks to the sponsors BTC Markets, Stables.Money, DigitalX, Elbaite.

Official Afterparty – Friday 14 June

Blockchain Week Afterparty – A Night of Innovation and Artistry

Date: Friday June 14th, 2024
Location: Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Time: 7pm to 10pm

​Join us for the most anticipated event of Blockchain Week, brought to you by Blockchain Australia, OKX, and Future Art. Celebrate a night where digital art and blockchain technology converge in spectacular fashion.

​Experience an evening filled with entertainment, featuring roving Neon GlamBots, live DJ’s, an OKX-themed photobooth, gourmet food and drinks, immersive lighting displays, and impressive NFT exhibitions on massive screens.

​Dress code: Smart Casual (Bring your Neon)

Fringe Events – Tuesday 18 June

ArtsiX Exhibition Melbourne

Date: Tuesday June 18th, 2024
Location: 2 Gwynne St, Cremorne, VIC
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join ArtsiX for the ArtsiX Valleys Exhibition, an exclusive VIP event celebrating Blockchain Week. This unique gathering will be held in a cutting-edge technology hub, providing an intimate setting for art enthusiasts to connect with some of the visionary artists behind the collection.

​Guests will have the rare opportunity to witness four unique, never-before-seen artworks, unveiled for the first time. These pieces will be showcased alongside select artworks from the renowned Portals and Safe Harbour collections, offering a glimpse into the future of art in the Web3 era.

Explore the intersections of technology, creativity, and community in an evening that promises to inspire and captivate.