Creatives: Unblocked

May 25, 2018 / 9.30 - 4.30pm / London


Standard Ticket Available until day of event 350
Early Bird Ticket Available until 15 April 2018 250

Exploring the benefits of blockchain to the creative industries:

– Blockchain for music
– Blockchain for film
– Blockchain for media, adtech and marketing

How is blockchain transforming the music and film business to benefit creators? Can micropayments facilitated by cryptocurrencies save the media? How are advertising and marketing being turned on their heads by new developments in blockchain technology? Get answers to these questions and more at Creatives: Unblocked.

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Welcome, registration and coffee

9.15 - 9.30

Sign in and join us for coffee and croissants

Introduction to Blockchain and the Creative Industries

9.30 - 9.45

This opening presentation by Unblocked Founder, Helen Disney, explains what blockchain is, what distributed ledgers are, and how they are transforming a range of creative industries.

Panel - Blockchain for Music

9.45 - 11.15

How is blockchain transforming the music business?

Coffee break and networking

11.15 - 11.30

Coffee break and exhibition space opens

Blockchain for the Film Industry

11.30 - 12.30

What can blockchain do to help the film industry?


12.30 - 1.30

Please join us for a buffet lunch, view the exhibits and chat to speakers

Start Up Showcase

1.30 - 2.30

Hear rapid pitches from innovators in the field.

Blockchain for the Media

2.30 - 3.30

How can blockchain/DLT help content creators protect their intellectual property and monetise their work? Is blockchain the saviour of a dying media industry? Can blockchain turn advertising and marketing models on their heads to re-empower the consumer?

Future Vision

3.30 - 4.00pm

What will the Creative Industries be like in a blockchain-based future? What long-term impact will this technology have on one of Britain’s most vibrant and important economic sectors?

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What You Will Learn

– User-friendly introduction to cryptocurrencies and applications of blockchain

– Discover new use cases and applications affecting the creative industries

– Understand the strategic importance of blockchain and the new business models being created that will transform the way you do business

– Keep up-to-date with the latest new developments in the field

– Meet leading startups, investors and entrepreneurs innovating for the future

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