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The Definitive Roundup of Key Web 3 Conferences in 2023

This compilation presents the most influential Web 3.0 gatherings that should be on your radar from July to December 2023.
Givepact staff
July 3, 2023

As the momentum of blockchain and cryptocurrency adoption intensifies, the spotlight shines on Web 3.0 - the future evolution of the internet. In an era witnessing the unfolding of decentralization, a multitude of conferences are cropping up to spark conversation and mold the future of this exciting digital sphere. This compilation presents the most influential Web 3.0 gatherings that should be on your radar from July to December, 2023. Not up for a full conference or don't have the budget yet? Check out your local Crypto Mondays, a weekly gathering covering a different speakers and topics. You can also check out our partners who have ongoing events and programming including Web3Familia, Crypto Altruism, Blu3DAO, Civics Unplugged, and LexDAO.

Block 3000: Blockchain Battle

Date: July 6-7, 2023

Location: Lisbon, Portugal

BLOCK 3000: Blockchain Battle promises a vibrant battle of the blockchains, gathering the founders and top executives of leading blockchain networks to discuss the prospects and issues of blockchain networks, interoperability, scalability, and security. In addition to blockchain, other topics such as DeFi, GameFi, NFT, and Metaverse will also be on the agenda.

Festival of the Future 2023

Date: July 6 – 8 2023

Location: Forum der Zukunft of Deutsches Museum, Munich

The "Festival of the Future" will host a multitude of AI, Climate Tech, Quantum Technologies, Web3, Life Sciences, Metaverse, and Space experts to provide insights into the latest tech developments and foster international collaboration. The event will feature top-class keynotes, discussions, and workshops.

BlockDown Festival

Date: July 10 -12, 2023

Location: Portugal

BlockDown Festival: Portugal plans to fuse the physical and virtual worlds, with a focus on creative industries such as music, fashion, entertainment, sports, gaming, arts, and more. This festival will also host speakers from major traditional brands who will discuss their entry and experience in web3.

NFT Show Europe 2023

Date: July 14-15, 2023

Location: Valencia, Spain

NFT Show Europe is the go-to event for digital art, blockchain, and metaverse experts. It promises an array of interactive and experimental art, fostering international collaboration.

Funding the Commons 2023

Date: July 15-16, 2023

Location: Paris, France

Funding the Commons is a ground-breaking assembly of individuals and organizations who are pioneering new models to ensure sustainable funding for public goods and aligning values within open-source networks

ETH Community Conference 5 (EthCC)

Date: July 17-20, 2023

Location: Paris

EthCC is Europe's largest annual Ethereum conference. With three days of learning sessions and over 250 speakers, attendees will gain the latest information on building the Ethereum ecosystem.

Blockchain Futurist Conference

Date: August 15 – 16, 2023

Location: Toronto, Canada

The Blockchain Futurist Conference investigates the future of blockchain technology by assembling the brightest minds in Web3, crypto, metaverse, DeFi, GameFi, NFTs, DAOs, and more. This conference promises a complete and immersive crypto experience.

Sustainable Blockchain Summit

Date: August 16, 2023

Location: Virtual

The Sustainable Blockchain Summit convenes a few times year to bring together the brightest minds in environmental sustainability. Our co-founder Alicia Maule participated in the Bogota summit and learned a ton of information regarding the regenerative finance movement.

Coinfest Asia 2023

Date: August 24 – 25 24 – 25 24 – 25 2023

Location: Bali, Indonesia

Coinfest Asia focuses on the Crypto and Web3 ecosystem, aiming to unite Web2 and Web3 companies through an immersive and festival-like conference.

Permissionless 2023

Date: September 11-13, 2023

Location: Austin, Texas, USA

Permissionless is the largest DeFi conference in the world. It promises to cover the most relevant topics and trends in the space.

Token 2049

Date: September 13-14, 2023

Location: Singapore


Token 2049 is Asia's premier event dedicated to cryptocurrencies. With over 150 speakers and 3,000 participants,

Blockchain Economy Dubai Summit

Date: October 2-5, 2023

Location: Dubai

Dubai, a burgeoning crypto hub, opens its doors for the 8th edition of the Blockchain Economy Summit from October 2-5, 2023. This prestigious event, which boasts being the world's largest conference network for the blockchain industry, aims to shape the financial future by bringing together leading blockchain experts, companies, and entrepreneurs. With attendees from over 70 countries, diverse financial technology discussions, and a plethora of networking opportunities, this summit is the place to be for anyone involved in this fast-evolving industry.

DEGAMEFI International WEB3 Conference 2023

Date: October 7-8, 2023

Location: Tbilisi, Georgia

DEGAMEFI International WEB3 Conference 2023 is all set to foster intellectual stimulation and productive networking over two days in Tbilisi, Georgia. The conference will play host to a diverse ensemble of speakers, including but not limited to investors, entrepreneurs, developers, and industry experts from the crypto, blockchain, and gaming sectors. Key discussions will revolve around cutting-edge industry trends, innovative blockchain applications, and the future of decentralized gaming.

Blockchain Life 2023 Forum

Date: 24-26, 2023

Location: Dubai, Festival Arena

Join the global blockchain community at the 11th International Forum - Blockchain Life 2023, hosted at the Festival Arena in Dubai on October 24-25. The forum, known to attract industry stalwarts, government representatives, international company heads, investors, and startups, will feature 7000 premium attendees from 120 countries this time around.

ETHGlobal 2023

Date: September 22-24, 2023

Location: New York City, USA

ETHGlobal, an esteemed name in the Ethereum community, is set to host its much-anticipated event in the vibrant city of New York this September. ETHGlobal events are more than just conferences - they are a testament to the power of community and innovation, offering immersive experiences that educate, inspire, and challenge participants.

European Blockchain Convention

Date: October 24-26, 2023

Location: Barcelona, Spain

Europe’s most impactful blockchain event, the European Blockchain Convention, is returning to Barcelona, bigger and better than ever. With an impressive lineup of 250 speakers and an expected audience of 5,000 attendees, this three-day event promises a unique experience. Highlights include multiple stages, a lively exhibition area, startup competitions, and engaging social activities. Don't miss this incredible chance to connect with the entire Web3 ecosystem and contribute to shaping the future of blockchain technology.


Date: October 30-31, 2023

Location: Tel Aviv

NFT-TELAVIV 2023, the most significant event dedicated to Web3/Metaverse/AI/Blockchain, is all set to be hosted in the vibrant city of Tel Aviv. Aiming to build a nexus between European and Israeli technologies, the event will explore market growth opportunities and the potential of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) in boosting web3 market growth. An esteemed lineup of speakers from around the globe will share their insights and knowledge.


Date: November 1 – 3, 2023

Location: Athens, Greece

Decentralized, the premier blockchain, and digital currencies learning conference will take place in Athens, Greece. This event stands as the world's leading educational conference in the sector, offering a unique learning experience for attendees.