Frequently Asked Questions

Event Information

What is Blockchain Live?

Blockchain Live is an interactive one-day event for business and technology leaders from enterprise and the public sector who are keen to unlock the value of blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) or progress current blockchain strategy.

The event has been designed to help senior business executives make the right decisions about blockchain implementation, as well as promote and advance the momentum of blockchain development across the UK and Europe.

When and where does Blockchain Live take place?

Blockchain Live takes place 20th September 2017 at The Brewery, London, EC1Y 4SD.

Registration: Open from 08.30

Enablers Zone: 08:30 – 16:00

Adopters Conference Programme: 09:00 – 16:30

Explorers Conference Programme: 10:00 – 16:00

Networking Drinks Reception (Invitation only): 16.45 – 18.30

Full venue information can be found HERE.

Who will attend Blockchain Live?

Blockchain Live will bring together 700+ senior business leaders from across enterprise and public Sector including; Chief Executives, Chief Technology Officers, Chief Information Officers, Chief Compliance Officers, Chief Operating Officers, Chief Risk Officers, Chief Financial Officers as well as heads of, directors and advisors of R&D, innovation, technology, compliance, architecture, infrastructure, virtual currencies, policy, capital markets and more…

The event will showcase a number of blockchain and DLT providers in the Enablers Zone, as well as consultancies looking to engage and interact with enterprise and the public sector.

CLICK HERE to find out more

Why should I attend Blockchain Live?

Unlike other blockchain and distributed ledger technology events, Blockchain Live offers 5 dedicated content stages, with tailored learning depending on where you are in your blockchain journey. Our objective is to help senior business executives make the right decisions about blockchain implementation, as well as promote and advance the momentum of blockchain development across the UK and Europe.

The event features 75+ expert speakers showcasing cross-sector examples of successful blockchain application to help develop your strategy and overcome challenges around scalability, security and integration with legacy systems.

Who are the event organisers?

Blockchain Live is organised by Partnership Media Group, a UK-based event’s organiser running 650+ events each year ranging from large-scale expos, summits, conferences and training courses. Partnership Media Group are experts at identifying new policy, commercial and technology trends through a strong ethos of research and intellectual insight. Our events provide business-critical education and knowledge for public sector and enterprise – connecting buyers and sellers through interactive and informative events.

GovNet Communications is a subsidiary of Partnership Media Group and is the UK’s leader in public sector events.


Is Blockchain Live free to attend?

There are two levels of access pass available: Adopter pass (all access) and Explorer pass (limited access).

An Adopter pass offers:

  • Access to all 5 content stages:
    • Centre Stage
    • Govchain
    • Enterprise Application
    • Inside Tech
    • Blockchain 1.0
  • Access to Enablers Zone, Media & Partners Zone
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • VIP ticket to Networking Drinks Reception hosted by our Headline Sponsor
  • Access to post-event presentations and video content


Public Sector £395 + VAT / Enterprise £695 + VAT – 20% Early Bird discount ends Friday 21st July 2017

You can secure an Adopter Pass by clicking HERE.

An Explorer pass offers:

  • Access to all 2 content stages:
    • Inside Tech
    • Blockchain 1.0
  • Access to Enablers Zone, Media & Partners Zone
  • Refreshments

We have a limited number of Explorer passes which are free of charge. In order to obtain an Explorer pass you must meet our application criteria. You can apply for an Explorer Pass by clicking HERE.

What are the eligibility criteria for an Explorer pass?

  • Manager level or above working in an organisation looking to learn more about how to implement Blockchain technology in their organisation
  • Unfortunately due to demand this year, we don’t have Explorer passes for students
  • Sales and commercial job titles will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis
  • Registrations from companies offering services connected to the application of Blockchain technology for public sector or enterprise. However we have a range of sponsorship opportunities for your consideration.

When will registration open?

Registration is now open. You can secure your access pass by clicking HERE.

What is the difference between an Explorer Pass and an Adopter Pass?

The Adopter pass is our premium access pass providing exclusive access to all 5 stages: Centre Stage, Enterprise Application and Govchain, Inside Tech and Blockchain 1.0. The content programme is designed to provide everything from foundational knowledge through to strategy development and best-practice use-cases of implementation.

The Explorer pass is a limited access pass with access to 3 stages, designed to provide foundational knowledge on blockchain and DLT: Inside Tech, Blockchain 1.0 and the Enablers Zone.

Are there discounts available for group bookings?

Yes there are, group discounts start for any bookings 2 or more. Please call us on +44 (0)20 3770 6528 to discuss best rates.


Is there a dress code?

Smart casual business attire

Are lunch and refreshments included in the ticket price?

Attendees with an Adopter pass will have lunch and refreshments included.

Attendees with an Explorer pass will have refreshments only included in their pass. There are however a number of local food outlets in close proximity to the venue offering a range of options for breakfast and lunch.