April 25-26, 2019

Minsk, Belarus

World's largest blockchain gaming convention!




Gaming Brands






Devin Finzer


Morten Rongaard


Frederic Chesnais


John Wang

Eco Growth Manager

Masaru Ohnogi

Head of Global Business Development

Sebastien BORGET

Co-Founder & COO

Kyle Lu

Founder & CEO

Oron Barber

CEO & Co-Founder

Alex Casassovici

CEO & Co-Founder

Skirmantas Januskas


Yaraslau I. Kot


Serg Metelin

Head of Development Relations

Ihor Markevych


Benjamin Taller


Daniil Lashin

Lead Developer

Vladimir Serzhanovich


Pascal Jarde

Founder & CTO

Dmitry Belianin

Chief Marketing Officer

Sergei Labutin

Executive Director

Andy Gore


Konstantin Katsev

Marketing Director

Karan Dembla

CEO & Founder

Dmitry Chirun

Blockchain and Gaming Advisor

Sergey Skabelkin

Developer & Co-Founder

Alexey Meleshkevich

CEO & Founder

Gleb Skibitsky


Stanislav Sokolovsky

Senior Lawyer

Vadzim Dauhuchyts


Slav Pankratov

Blockchain/Unity ninja

Nikolai Pashuk


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About Us









April 25-26

The Crypto Games Conference is the world’s largest and definitive business event for crypto gaming industry. The third international conference will once again take place in Minsk, Belarus, gathering over 1000 delegates and hundreds of companies from more than 30 countries for two days of networking, learning and doing business.

Conference topics revolve around three segments of blockchain gaming – crypto games, iGaming, and gaming ecosystems and services. Join the community of decision makers of the best crypto gaming companies from all over the world. Get deep insights on fundraising, regulatory considerations, marketing, blockchain centric game development and operations. Meet and mingle with bright minds behind paradigm bending products and services.




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October 17-18

The second Crypto Games Conference was held in Minsk, the capital city of blockchain-friendly Belarus, with the aim to unite worlds of gaming with blockchain and cutting-edge technologies, to discuss profound implications of their convergence, and discover new opportunities that result from their synergies.

Almost 700 attendees participated in a unique two-day business event designed for crypto gaming professionals. The conference featured two tracks of talks and panel discussions by industry leaders; CGC Showcase with 60 startups presenting their latest developments; The Big Pitch – a startups vs. investors action; CGC Awards to recognize innovation and creativity; and, of course, a series of our signature networking events.













May 11

The inaugural Crypto Games Conference took place in the capital of Ukraine, the city of Kyiv. It was the first conference in the world dedicated to games and gaming services with use of blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

More than 300 developers, entrepreneurs, investors, and visionaries gathered for an intense one-day event to discuss how the blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies are set to change the gaming market.




Gaming Brands







Conference Topics

Crypto games

Games always push technology forward, as is the case with blockchain. We believe in games and we believe in blockchain, and we believe it is gaming that will gear up the blockchain adoption and eventually make it mainstream. Become a part of the Crypto Games Conference community and find out what’s cooking in blockchain gaming. Prominent game developers will reveal their secrets and know-hows of creation and marketing of crypto games. Analysis, post-release reviews, and post-mortems of games and services will be shared. Market trends will be discussed and debated in talks and panel discussions by experts of blockchain and gaming industry.


From fairness and transparency for everyone to innovative products and services attractive to modern generations of gamers – startups and renowned companies all over the world harness the power of blockchain technology to re-shape the landscape of iGaming as we know it. With the introduction of DLT allowing gamers to earn by playing and owning game items, the symbiosis of gaming and gambling is inevitable. Join senior gambling and casino execs to discuss the use of blockchain for creation of next-gen iGaming products with breathtaking user experiences for players. Learn from industry leaders about their innovative services which disrupt the real-money gaming industry.

Ecosystems and Services

Game developers are great at making games. But then they need users who will play the game. Plus, integrations with other games for players to cross-use their in-game assets. And an analytics tool. The list can go on. Finally, they need a blockchain network for all of it to run. Providers of gaming services and ecosystems will talk about specific use cases of blockchain and cryptocurrencies in their products and their impact on the gaming industry. Get comprehensive information about advanced technologies and solutions powering the crypto gaming.

CGC Activities


A networking app to find the right people and make appointments during conference hours. Search the list of attendees and companies, book meetings in dedicated meeting rooms or at meeting points at the conference floor. Includes event program, map, calendar and messenger functionality.

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CGC Showcase

An expo floor for startups and indie developers. Show your game to all attendees of the Crypto Games Conference. Get valuable feedback, make partnerships, and grow your product to the next level.

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Playback 2018

Kiev '18


Minsk '18


Conference Program

An updated lineup will be announced in March 2019

Day 1


Day 2


Green Hall
Yellow Hall
Blue Hall
Green Hall

9:00 - 11:00

Registration & Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:05

Welcome to the Crypto Games Conference!

Eugene Lavrinenko. Co-Founder, Crypto Games Conference

11:05 - 11:50

Scaling Games on Ethereum Sidechains

Darragh OFlanagan. Tech Lead, DopeRaider

Igor Barinov. Tech Lead, POA Network

Ethereum is a great platform to develop on. However, a lot of DApps and games are finding the congestion of the network, high cost transaction and speed to be a hinder to their games and applications. Using sidechains, such as POA Network, has become the most efficient way to overcome those issues. POA Network is an immediately available scalability solution where developers can simply deploy to without changing anything in their code. This talk will give an intro about POA Network, and will feature a usecase study of DopeRaider, a game with the highest number of blockchain transactions out of all blockchain games.

11:50 - 12:30

Best Time for Crypto in the Online Gaming Industry:

Alexandex Udalyi. Strategy Advisor, DiceyBit

Today we face the most appealing moment for the application of blockchain technology within the gaming sector. Despite of overall decline of crypto market, there was a number of companies with an unprecedented positive record. We will analyze and define the key factors of their success and further possibilities for everyone.

12:30 - 13:00

GAEX - The World's First Game Asset Exchange for Blockchaing Games

Irina Pasiutina. Global Marketing Manager, GAEX

GAEX is the world`s first global game asset exchange for blockchain games. It not only solves the difficulty in value circulation of blockchain games, but also strives to build the blockchain game ecosystem together with global game projects by virtue of its complete technology solutions, investment funds, and incubation platform, thus to innovate the whole game industry. How to list your game token in GAEX.com and what service does GAEX provide for game projects in the lecture.

13:00 - 13:30

Successful Crypto DApps Will Be Ones That Create Game-Like Reward-Based Experiences for Their Users

Kedar Iyer. Expert. Author of Book,

Successful crypto dapps will be ones that create game-like reward-based experiences for their users

13:30 - 14:30

Lunch Break

14:30 - 15:00

Game Channels: Off-Chain Scaling for Decentralised Game Worlds

Dr. Daniel Kraft. CTO & Blockchaing Lead, XAYA

Using off-chain techniques, it is possible to build fully decentralised and trustless games that can still run in near real-time (not restricted to block intervals), do not require blockchain space / transaction fees and can potentially scale to millions of players in full-fledged virtual universes.

15:30 - 16:30

Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies: How Do They Relate to iGaming?

Konstantin Katsev. Co-Founder, True Flip

Trends, technologies, real cases

15:30 - 16:00

Lessons We've Learnt Creating First Working Ethereum Casino

Tomas Drakãs. Co-Founder, Edgeless

The legal, product, infrastructure, blockchain scalability, etc problems you will face while creating an ICO.

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:00

Crypto Betting 2.0: How do we transform sports betting?

John McTavish, Marketing manager, Scorum

A platform where passion for sports pays off: - sports optimized blogging platform that rewards active users; - commission-free sports betting and fantasy sports; - advanced statistics center. Market potential: global and growing. While market potential is global and growing, there are still problems with current betting services and crypto-betting services. The future is commission-free sports betting - scorum provides cryptocurrency rewards for both content creators and curators.

17:00 - 17:30

WAVES: First Steps in Gaming

Yuriy Naydenov, Blockchain Engineer, WAVES

Blockchain can fuel your gameplay

17:30 - 18:00

Give your NFT greater exposure

Begoña Garrido, Business Developer, Auctionity

NFT has the potential to truly revolutionize the games industry, whether through the creation of a whole new category of Dapps, enabling secondary markets for in-game digital assets, creating new models for rewarding communities- and that’s where we are coming into play.

21:00 - 4:00


Black House Club

(Kisialiova 12 street, Minsk, Belarus)

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9:00 - 11:00






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Show Program

Floor Plan

Media and Partners

Game Partners


Event Location

  • Minsk Marriott Hotel
  • 2O Pobediteley Avenue
  • BY-HM BY, 22OO2O
  • Belarus, Minsk

Contact us

Eugene Lavrinenko

Chief Coordinator

Inquires regarding CIS sponsorship, speakers and cooperation

Mary Yakovleva

Business & Media Manager

Inquiries regarding sponsorship & media partnerships

Alesja Serada

Volunteer Coordinator

Inquiries regarding volunteers

Masha Avramenko

Speakers Coordanator

Inquiries regarding speakers and travel


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