Let’s get together and make BC into the Blockchain Hub of the world!


Over the past few years, BC has led the way with respect to bitcoin innovation, now it’s time we push it to the next level.

Did you know the world’s first bitcoin ATM was opened in Waves Coffee shop in Vancouver, BC in Oct 29th, 2013? Did you know Waves Coffee Shops still offer this service?

Photo from article in CBC News.

Come out and network with blockchain enthusiasts from across BC, Canada and the world.

The BC Blockchain Forum provides opportunities to showcase new innovations and reflect on the priorities relevant to the blockchain ecosystem. Forum participants are invited to participate and/or initiate new platforms for the industry.

Our mission is to promote the acceptance and use of digital assets and blockchain-based technologies. Through education, advocacy and working closely with policymakers, regulatory agencies and industry, our goal is to develop an environment in BC that fosters digital innovation, job creation and investment in the digital economy.

This forum promotes understanding of the potential of blockchain technologies and its personal and cultural impact.

Our focus is geared towards newbies, techies, entrepreneurs, students, lawyers, bankers, hobbyists and pretty much anyone who shares an interest in blockchain technology and want to be part of creating a vibrant digital economy.

Dialogue. Showcase. Participate.

Learn about blockchain technologies and explore the benefits of these technologies in the public & private sectors in British Columbia, Canada and internationally.

Find out about disruptive new applications at the convergence of related technologies such as Digital Identity Management, Tokenized Assets, Mobile Communications, FinTech, AI, RoboAdvisers, Cybersecurity, IoT, Machine-to-Machine Learning, Big Data and Predictive Analytics

At the BC Blockchain Forum we

1.Provide opportunities to showcase innovations

2.Reflect on priorities relevant to the blockchain ecosystem

3.Participate and/or initiate new platforms for BC’s industries

Our themes include:

  • The Token Economy and Cooperative Blockchain Eco-System Growth
  • Regulatory, compliance and other implications of blockchain based business models
  • Digital Identity Management 
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain risks and opportunities for Enterprise and Government
  • Leadership, Ethics and Governance
  • How blockchain technologies contribute to economic, social and environmental development in BC and Canada wide, and the needs of the blockchain industry to be thrive.

Let us know what other topics should be covered. Look at our first meeting in October

“Blockchain holds enormous potential to break down barriers that could lead to more efficiency, greater accountability, lower costs and increased remuneration for value creators. To reap these benefits, however, the technology will need to be developed responsibly within the right regulatory frameworks.”  (World Economic Forum: How can the creative industry benefit from blockchain?)