A number of years in the past, we outlined what Devcon was all about within the authentic model of this put up, and spoke to our renewed give attention to 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 Middle!
We are able to’t watch for your entire ecosystem to satisfy Bogotá; the capital metropolis of Colombia and one in all Latin America’s most energetic and widespread cities. Stuffed with tradition, artwork, historical past, flavors, alternatives, and distinctive experiences, Bogotá is the best metropolis to host Devcon and our whole group!
In Colombia, you’ll discover a constant and comfy local weather year-round, and numerous locations that cater to all tastes; mountains, rivers, and beautiful cities like Medellín, Cali, Cartagena and naturally Bogotá. It’s a uncommon discover, and a rustic with a secure financial system and rhythm working by way of its veins.
Oh, and the venue? Agora Bogotá is a newly constructed and state-of-the-art heart that we hope might be, by far, the perfect 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 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 powerful 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 group suggestions and extensively reviewing choices and lots of elements 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’ve discovered severe 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 deliver the occasion to South America for the primary time. This occasion represents many issues to the various several types of attendees that come collectively to be there.
It’s a homecoming for a lot of energetic contributors on the planet of Ethereum. It’s a massive 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 out to be. And to all of us, Devcon is a chance to deliver new faces, locations and whole 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 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 folks 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 trying ahead to including some native flare, integration with different occasions, native companies, and extra.
Extra to come back!
Since our authentic put up, we’ve grown collectively (albeit just about 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 ensure that we may come collectively as a world ecosystem, and in a area that’s nonetheless new to a lot of the Ethereum group, however that’s taking part and evolving together with it.
In coming posts, we’ll cowl extra about Devcon 6 ticketing, town and our suggestions on your keep and for getting round, and extra.
Preserve posted to Devcon.org and Twitter for extra data. Till then, we are able to’t wait to see you all in Amsterdam for Devconnect, after which in Bogotá quickly!