All you need to know about the upcoming Miami NFT Week!
Another Web3 convention is on the horizon and this time it comes from the United States’ very own Magic City, Miami!
Expect sun, sea and expensive .JPEGs as this year’s event is not one to be missed. 2022’s event was a great success so it is amazing to see it return for another year of fun and collaboration.
Read on to find out all there is to know about the event, who is taking part as guest speakers and how you can get involved with the festivities!
NFT Week returns to Miami!
Miami NFT Week is soon here. The event is being held from the 31st of March until the 2nd of April in sunny Miami, Florida.
The location for the event is at the Mana Wynwood Convention Center in a luxurious location that will leave attendees sunkissed for sure.
In 2022, we saw the likes of Mark Cuban, Avery Akkineni (CEO of Gary Vee’s NFT company) and Swan Sit (self proclaimed queen of Club House, the streaming app).
Not only are there speakers at Miami NFT Week, there are also DeFi workshops, panels, creative installations, immersive art and performances from DJs and singers.
On the website the event has been split into 6 categories:
Whichever part of the spectrum you are into for blockchain list, then there may be something for everyone at Miami NFT Week 2023!
Who is taking part in 2023?
The organisers of this event have not held back for guest speakers. This year’s roster is jam packed with some of the biggest names and contributors towards the development of the blockchain.
Some of our top picks you do not want to be missing are as follows:
- Francis X. Suarez (The Mayor of Miami)
- Anthony Di Iorio (Co-founder of Ethereum Network)
- Rahul Sood (Co-founder & CEO of MechaFightClub)
- Laura Rodriguez (Member of Bored Ape Yatcht Club)
Miami NFT Week has also got backing from some huge sponsors. Featuring the likes of Mastercard and world famous fashion brand, Diesel.
One thing we like about this event is the intent to educate and nurture a wider audience on Web3 technologies. Some educational based sponsors for the Miami NFT Week include Florida International University, Lynn University and also Miami Dade College.
Are tickets available for Miami NFT Week?
Tickets are available for the general public and are still available at a discounted price via their official site.
There are 3 tiers for the tickets:
- Fren ($247)
- Aped-In ($497)
- Degen Whale ($8307)
Prices are currently slashed at 50% off for a limited time.
Depending on which ticket you purchase will entitle you to different perks. Higher ticket tiers give you access to networking, exclusive performances, meet and greets and exclusive food & drink courtesy of the event organisers.
There is also a deal on at the time of writing for hotels within Miami for the event. Enjoy a 40% further discount on select hotel options via the event site.
Don’t say they don’t look after you!
Can I get involved with this year’s event?
You can, there are a number of ways to get involved.
If you are a tech whiz then why not get involved with the Buildathon where you can demonstrate your skills and knowledge of blockchain esports technologies.
Nodes are being set up around Miami and those teams with the best solutions and expertise that take part will be entered into a cash prize pool worth up to $25, 000. All of which will be funded by the sponsors of the event.
“The Buildathon presents a one-of-a-kind opportunity for participants, founders, and the Web3-curious to learn from the most engaged builders in the ecosystem.”
Those taking part will also be able to attend exclusive events at the Miami NFT Week conference.
If this is something you would be interested in, be sure to visit Downtown Miami at Miami Dade College (MDC) Wolfson Campus to take part.
You can also sponsor the Node if you and your organisation are looking to get some notoriety amongst the Web3 community.
Volunteers for the week’s festivities are also welcome, you can sign up for this via their official site.
There is all you need to know about Miami NFT Week 2023. If you are local to Miami or are looking for an excuse to jet away, why not attend this event?
Who knows it could be a life changing experience for you if you are yet to take part in a blockchain event like this!