Switzerland has set bars to remain at the forefront, maintaining its position as a world leader in this technology. Statistics released by the investment group Crypto Valley Venture Capital (CVVC) show that over 600 companies and institutions are now located in Switzerland and neighbouring Liechtenstein, with 3,000 people employed. The report of CVVC is mostly focused on the TOP 50 companies in the blockchain industry based in the ‘Crypto Valley’.

“Switzerland is extremely well located on the Blockchain map”, explains Vincent Pignon, Blockchain adviser to the State of Geneva. According to the earlier report from PwC, Switzerland used to be the second in ranking at a global scale in 2017, just right after the USA, in terms of attracting the funds with ICOs.

In 2018, Switzerland is still holding on to its leading position in the industry by cooperation with Lichtenstein, in addition, assisting the banking sector to reform their banking access rules. The country maintains one of the biggest entrepreneurs and blockchain developers’ communities in the world and hosts the DLT-related events on a regular basis.

The largest Swiss Blockchain Summit, Blockchain Leadership Summit takes place on the 23rd and 24th of November, 2018. This key industry event will welcome 2500+ attendees, opinion leaders and industry drivers including:- investors, politicians, start-ups, executives and over 70 top speakers and experts. The topics discussed during the 2-day event will focus on Governance and Leadership in Blockchain, Financial Regulation, Institutional and Corporate Investment Sector, Taxation, Legalization and Insurance of Crypto Assets.

The first summit in Zurich was organised in March by InnMind, the first Swiss-made global business ecosystem for the innovative community, start-up founders, experts, investors, mentors and service providers. The event got the status of a global Think Tank of decision and policy makers from blockchain and crypto world united 30 world’s top experts, 500 professionals, proactive investors, and startups.

E&S Group team is going to Basel, the cultural capital of Switzerland, its oldest university city and the centre of European science, to join the community of the leading digital economy influencers and represent the Blockchain Island.

To learn more, visit: https://innmind.com/about

If you would like to attend one of the most significant events of the year with us, E&S Group will be happy to give you an exclusive 50% discount for any ticket. All you have to do is to use the promo code: BLS2018_exclusiveE&SGROUP. If you would like to get further information on this event please send us an email on info@blockchainrocket.io.


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