A couple of years in the past, we outlined what Devcon was all about within the unique model of this submit, and spoke to our renewed deal with 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 lovely Agora Bogotá Conference Middle!
We are able to’t anticipate the whole ecosystem to satisfy Bogotá; the capital metropolis of Colombia and considered one of Latin America’s most full of life and standard cities. Filled with tradition, artwork, historical past, flavors, alternatives, and distinctive experiences, Bogotá is the perfect metropolis to host Devcon and our total group!
In Colombia, you’ll discover a constant and cozy local weather year-round, and various 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 heart that we hope can be, by far, the perfect venue to ever host Devcon. Situated 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 offered us with an ideally-located and absolutely trendy convention heart that’s constructed to deal with the catering, WiFi, meeting-space and different wants of an occasion like Devcon.
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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 huge 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 group 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 carrying out each aim laid out for this yr’s Devcon. Furthermore, we have discovered critical potential to develop a big group presence.
Devcon is significant to so many individuals and in lots of distinctive methods, and we’re thrilled to convey the occasion to South America for the primary time. This occasion represents many issues to the various various kinds of attendees that come collectively to be there.
It’s a homecoming for a lot of energetic members on the planet of Ethereum. It’s a giant stage on which to current the newest groundbreaking concepts and achievements for the builders that make Ethereum what it’s and what it’ll turn into. And to all of us, Devcon is a chance to convey new faces, locations and full communities into the fold.
In Bogotá, we’ve already crossed paths with so many individuals and teams which might be keen to satisfy extra of the Ethereum group and to welcome Devcon for the primary time. The items are in place to perform an vital aim round group development and help set out for Devcon. From builders, to instructional entities, native enterprise leaders, decision-makers and extra, we’re already assembly and dealing with the individuals of Bogotá, Colombia, and Latin America to assist make real-world use of Ethereum’s expertise 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 perfect of our ecosystem. This yr, we’re wanting ahead to including some native flare, integration with different occasions, native companies, and extra.
Extra to come back!
Since our unique submit, 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 worldwide ecosystem, and in a area that’s nonetheless new to a lot of the Ethereum group, however that is taking part 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.
Maintain posted to Devcon.org and Twitter for extra info. Till then, we won’t wait to see you all in Amsterdam for Devconnect, after which in Bogotá quickly!