Blockchain & Cryptocurrency

March 14-16, 2019 | Interactive Track

The Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Track explores the ideas, investors, leaders, policies, and tokens that will be impacting global economics and business.

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Sessions

"Why Ethereum Is Going to Change the World" session with Joseph Lubin - Photo by Will Blake

About Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Track


The foundations for the blockchain and digital currency economy are quickly being laid and blockchain technology is already changing an array of industries including finance, healthcare, government, music, film, and many more.

During Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Track sessions, hear from technologists, investors, creators and industry leaders as they explore the ways in which blockchain technologies are being deployed and discover the power of digital currencies that are fueling the exponential rise of this technology across all industries.

Get excited for March and explore sessions like Blockchain vs VC: Democratizing Access to Capital, Designing for Blockchain: 3 Ways to Dive In, and Made in China: Crypto, Exchanges, Trust and More.

Browse 2019 speakers whose sessions relate to the Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Track below and explore more programming from the 25 Tracks for the SXSW Conference.

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Sessions

2019 Speaker Highlights

Tara Tan SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Tara Tan

Venture Studio Lead


TED Resident Ashwini Anburajan speaks at TED Residency Salon, Session 1, May 31, 2017, New York, NY. Photo Courtesy of Ryan Lash / TED

Ashwini Anburajan

Founding Partner

22X Fund

David Schwartz SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

David Schwartz



Jimmy Song SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jimmy Song


Blockchain Capital

Jesse Lund SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jesse Lund

Global VP Blockchain & DLT Markets


Neha Narula SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Neha Narula

Director, Digital Currency Initiative


Kyle Samani SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Kyle Samani

Managing Partner

Multicoin Capital

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SXSW dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries.

The SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

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