GEM was privileged to execute the Blockchain World Abu Dhabi, featuring The Global Distributed Cloud Storage Summit (DCS 2021) and Helicon Studio. The inaugural event brought together crypto and blockchain enthusiasts online and offline from over 100 countries world-wide, including UK, India, USA, Saudi Arabia, and Philippines.
With a total of 60 international expert speakers and 32 Media partners educating 5,329 attendees over 3-days this was truly ‘not your typical blockchain event’. Not only were crypto and blockchain enthusiasts and businesses present in abundance, Blockchain World’s event was truly unique by incorporating gaming, trading and entrepreneurial workshops and masterclasses into an engaging experience.
The first XR studio was launched in the Middle East, the Helicon Studio, producing over 17 shows in less than 3-days totaling over 30 hours of studio quality video content. Key global experts and speakers included: Jordan Belfort, "The Real Wolf of Wall Street"; David Shing, Aka ‘Shingy’; Christopher Travers, Offbeat Media Group; Brett King, Neo Bank, Moven; Isaac Serwanga, Speaker and Author.
Blockchain World Abu Dhabi welcomed local and international dignitaries and ministers. The opening ceremony was attended by: H.E Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Al Hamed, Chairman of Department of Health, Abu Dhabi; H.E. Eng. Awaidha Murshed Al Marar, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Department of Energy; H.E. Ahmed Mohammed Al Rumaithi, Undersecretary of the Department of Energy; Humaid Matar Al Dhaheri, Managing Director and Group CEO of ADNEC.