Government & Industry Partnerships

We are excited to announce that the ADC Forum is collaborating with the South Australian Government to stage a major international Summit to help Australian businesses realise the enormous opportunities presented by blockchain.

Some of the key additional activities during the event include:

  • a pre-event Hackathon held at Lot Fourteen with real South Australian issued problems with global application on Sunday 17th

  • top 10 finalist pitches for the South Australian Blockchain Innovation Challenge live on Monday 18th

Opportunities to meet and partner with attendance through the main event and panel contributions from various

  • Ministers of South Australia, Australian Federal Cabinet ministers and shadow cabinet, foreign ministers from numerous countries; department heads and decision makers

  • corporate participation from leading local South Australian business, businesses from Australia and around the world

  • investors from across Asia, Africa and Australia, Europe, India, UK and USA

  • scientific leaders from numerous universities around Australia and overseas, as well as policy institutes and think tanks

Unparalleled Networking

The ADC Global Blockchain Summit will bring together world leading entrepreneurs, financiers, regulators, researchers and innovators with Australian business leaders to focus on strategies and practical applications for business growth.

This is the largest and highest level of speakers ever assembled in South Australia for a Blockchain event involving C-level, owner, entrepreneur and minister level participation from over 30 countries around the world and some 500 people.

Opportunities to network are possible at:

  • Networking coffee breaks

  • pre-dinner drinks

  • Gala dinner (Monday night)

  • Networking drinks/dinner (Tuesday night)

  • intimate ‘fireside chats’ in unique Night Cap formats of 30-40 people for Q&A and highly interactive, intimate, chatham house rules evening sessions

  • daily breakfast for investor meetups

  • daily breakfast for entrepreneur meetups

  • working lunches

  • an exhibition space

  • a pitch space

  • an app for connecting with fellow participants

Groundbreaking Insights


The list of cutting edge subjects is expansive, guaranteeing that you’ll walk away with new perspectives and thought-starters on the ways our market is revolutionizing the future of money and what it means for you and your business.

A number of exciting announcements are expected to be made and impactful decisions formed by global influencers at the event.