Just a few years in the past, we outlined what Devcon was all about within the unique model of this publish, and spoke to our renewed concentrate on rising the Ethereum ecosystem.
On this up to date model, we’re excited to re-announce Devcon 6, and to share particulars on our site-selection, timing and extra.
🥁 Devcon 6: 11-14 October 2022 in Bogotá 🥁
The subsequent version of Devcon will happen in Bogotá, Colombia on the stunning Agora Bogotá Conference Heart!
We will’t look forward to all the ecosystem to satisfy Bogotá; the capital metropolis of Colombia and one in every of Latin America’s most energetic and standard cities. Filled with tradition, artwork, historical past, flavors, alternatives, and distinctive experiences, Bogotá is the best metropolis to host Devcon and our whole neighborhood!
In Colombia, you’ll discover a constant and cozy local weather year-round, and numerous locations that cater to all tastes; mountains, rivers, and gorgeous cities like Medellín, Cali, Cartagena and naturally Bogotá. It’s a uncommon discover, and a rustic with a secure economic system and rhythm operating by its veins.
Oh, and the venue? Agora Bogotá is a newly constructed and state-of-the-art middle that we hope will probably be, by far, the most effective venue to ever host Devcon. Positioned simply minutes from each Bogotá’s El Dorado Worldwide Airport and from the historic Santa Fe and Candelaria neighborhoods of Colombia’s capital metropolis, Agora introduced us with an ideally-located and absolutely trendy convention middle that’s constructed to deal with the catering, WiFi, meeting-space and different wants of an occasion like Devcon.
The Course of
The Ethereum ecosystem’s desire clearly aligned round a robust demand for an occasion in Latin America, and a venue able to welcoming and serving this massive and rising gathering.
The Devcon 6 venue search started previous to Devcon 5 with an understanding that extra time would result in a smoother expertise for all attendees. After each listening to neighborhood suggestions and extensively reviewing choices and lots of components in over 10 cities, we’re assured that in Bogotá we’ve discovered each a area and venue able to conducting each aim laid out for this yr’s Devcon. Furthermore, we have discovered critical potential to develop a major neighborhood presence.
Devcon is significant to so many individuals and in lots of distinctive methods, and we’re thrilled to carry the occasion to South America for the primary time. This occasion represents many issues to the numerous various kinds of attendees that come collectively to be there.
It’s a homecoming for a lot of energetic members on the earth of Ethereum. It’s a giant stage on which to current the most recent groundbreaking concepts and achievements for the builders that make Ethereum what it’s and what it’ll change into. And to all of us, Devcon is a chance to carry new faces, locations and full communities into the fold.
In Bogotá, we now have already crossed paths with so many individuals and teams which are keen to satisfy extra of the Ethereum neighborhood and to welcome Devcon for the primary time. The items are in place to perform an essential aim round neighborhood progress and help set out for Devcon. From builders, to academic entities, native enterprise leaders, decision-makers and extra, we’re already assembly and dealing with the folks of Bogotá, Colombia, and Latin America to assist make real-world use of Ethereum’s know-how and to additional it.
Devcon week is greater than only one occasion, however a various set of meetups, sub-conferences and extra that spotlight the most effective of our ecosystem. This yr, we’re trying ahead to including some native flare, integration with different occasions, native companies, and extra.
Extra to return!
Since our unique publish, we have grown collectively (albeit nearly a lot of the time), and we’re as keen as a lot of you to reunite for this occasion.
We put in time to guarantee that we might come collectively as a world ecosystem, and in a area that’s nonetheless new to a lot of the Ethereum neighborhood, however that is collaborating and evolving together with it.
In coming posts, we’ll cowl extra about Devcon 6 ticketing, the town and our suggestions on your keep and for getting round, and extra.