What we're about

The Blockchain Centre is the world’s first not for profit Blockchain Technology community hub and coworking space.

As a not for for profit, the purposes of the association are to:

To promote and assist with the education, adoption and growth of the Blockchain ecosystem and provide resources to entrepreneurs and startups through use of our Blockchain co working space and community hub.

As the leading Blockchain community and knowledge hub in Australia, we aim to help individuals, schools, universities, small business, corporations, not for profits, charities, city councils and all areas of local, federal and overseas governments to better understand Blockchain technology and connect these organisations; and create opportunities for the Blockchain Centre startup community.

CODE OF CONDUCT

All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our event are required to comply with the following code of conduct. If you do not wish to comply, you are not permitted to attend our events:

- Be excellent to each other.

- The goal is to provide a harassment-free experience for everyone.

- Language or imagery which belittles individuals based on personal characteristics protected under the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986 is prohibited.

- Our events are safe environments for the expression of personal work and ideas. Participants are required to provide feedback in a positive manner. Ridicule, bullying or personal embarrassment will not be tolerated.

- Participants violating these rules will be sanctioned or expelled from the event without a refund at the discretion of the organisers.

- If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact one of the events organisers. We will treat your claim seriously, and take immediate action.

Upcoming events (5)

Talk & Trade - Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Meetup

Stone and Chalk Melbourne

Every Wednesday, the Blockchain Centre hosts Talk & Trade, a facilitated group discussion about current affairs in the blockchain and crypto world. Discussions range from trading and technical analysis to technological advances, development updates and news to the philosophies of cryptocurrencies. Often, special guests present and panel discussions take place in the first 15 minutes, followed by a 45 minute facilitated discussion. Afterwards, feel free to stick around and network with your fellow crypto enthusiasts. This event is sometimes sponsored and when it is, you can enjoy networking over a drink and some nibbles. *Please Note* Absolute newcomers to Blockchain & Cryptocurrency are advised to attend the monthly Bitcoin 101 and/or Ethereum 101 workshops before attending the Talk & Trade, as the discussion gets pretty deep! This meetup has a regular attendance of 20 community members. We look forward to seeing you there! Venue sponsored by Stone and Chalk. NB: All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our events are required to comply with the following code of conduct. If you do not wish to comply, you are not permitted to attend our events. Code of Conduct Be excellent to each other. The goal is to provide a harassment-free experience for everyone. Language or imagery which belittles individuals based on personal characteristics protected under the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986 is prohibited. Our events are safe environments for the expression of personal work and ideas. Participants are required to provide feedback in a positive manner. Ridicule, bullying or personal embarrassment will not be tolerated. Participants violating these rules will be sanctioned or expelled from the event without a refund at the discretion of the organisers. ​ If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact one of the events organisers. We will treat your claim seriously, and take immediate action. Speakers presenting or as part of a panel must not be intoxicated and present in a professional and respectful manner.

Talk & Trade - Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Meetup

Stone and Chalk Melbourne

Every Wednesday, the Blockchain Centre hosts Talk & Trade, a facilitated group discussion about current affairs in the blockchain and crypto world. Discussions range from trading and technical analysis to technological advances, development updates and news to the philosophies of cryptocurrencies. Often, special guests present and panel discussions take place in the first 15 minutes, followed by a 45 minute facilitated discussion. Afterwards, feel free to stick around and network with your fellow crypto enthusiasts. This event is sometimes sponsored and when it is, you can enjoy networking over a drink and some nibbles. *Please Note* Absolute newcomers to Blockchain & Cryptocurrency are advised to attend the monthly Bitcoin 101 and/or Ethereum 101 workshops before attending the Talk & Trade, as the discussion gets pretty deep! This meetup has a regular attendance of 20 community members. We look forward to seeing you there! Venue sponsored by Stone and Chalk. NB: All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our events are required to comply with the following code of conduct. If you do not wish to comply, you are not permitted to attend our events. Code of Conduct Be excellent to each other. The goal is to provide a harassment-free experience for everyone. Language or imagery which belittles individuals based on personal characteristics protected under the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986 is prohibited. Our events are safe environments for the expression of personal work and ideas. Participants are required to provide feedback in a positive manner. Ridicule, bullying or personal embarrassment will not be tolerated. Participants violating these rules will be sanctioned or expelled from the event without a refund at the discretion of the organisers. ​ If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact one of the events organisers. We will treat your claim seriously, and take immediate action. Speakers presenting or as part of a panel must not be intoxicated and present in a professional and respectful manner.

Blockchain Startup Pitch Night

Blockchain Centre Melbourne

This is a Blockchain Start Up Night, this an opportunity to pitch your blockchain business idea to a Blockchain Savvy audience, we will have up to 4 ideas per night: * 5 minutes per pitch, 5 minutes for audience questions * Stick around after for networking and chat * There is an opportunity to sponsor this event for a 1 hour speaking spot with drinks and networking to follow To speak for on the night or to sponsor the night feel free to contact [masked], it's a first come first serve basis so book in quickly. We are looking forward to hearing your pitches and growing the Blockchain Community!

Crypto Mondays Meetup: Bitcoin 101

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Welcome to the Blockchain Centre's Crypto Monday series featuring Bitcoin and Sponsored by Huobi Australia. If you've heard about Bitcoin but have never bought bitcoin or Crypto currency, then this workshop is for you! You'll learn the basic essentials everyone should know before using Bitcoin in a safe and secure manner. This is a true introduction for bitcoin beginners and a place where you can ask all the beginners questions. We like to keep things at a fairly high level, no technical background or knowledge necessary. You will learn how create an account for an exchange, get through security (know your customer) and buy your first cryptocurrency. Come on down to the Blockchain Centre for an hour to receive a broad overview of Bitcoin and stick around for a quick drink, this workshop is proudly sponsored by Huobi Australia and Brave New Coin. About Huobi Australia Huobi Group, world-leading financial hub of digital assets, is now launching its digital asset exchange in Australia. Huobi Group has partnered with the local blockchain and crypto industry leader Blockchain Global and is dedicated to offering best-in-class digital asset services to Australian investors. https://www.huobi.com.au About Brave new coin Brave New Coin (BNC) is a Blockchain and Digital Currency Market Data company. We publish technical analysis and research, used by key decision makers. Our superior Data-Engine taps into every cryptocurrency exchange on the planet, tracking all tokens in real-time to produce API's and blockchain data tools for Developers, Traders & Enterprise. https://bravenewcoin.com. If you have any questions before the meetup, let us know. Everyone is welcome at the Blockchain Centre. Other events in the Crypto Monday series include: Monero 101 https://www.meetup.com/blockchaincentre/events/fvxxfpyxdbjc/ NEM 101 https://www.meetup.com/blockchaincentre/events/jqxxfpyxdbzb/ Ethereum 101 https://www.meetup.com/blockchaincentre/events/vtgvfpyxdbqb/ To learn about Investing in Crypto Currency workshop feel free to sign up to our workshop ( the cost is $100 plus booking fee and pizza, beer or wine is included). https://www.eventbrite.com.au/o/the-blockchain-centre-14851725402 Once you have attended some of our Beginners sessions feel free to attend Technical Talk n Trade on Wednesdays at 6pm: https://www.meetup.com/blockchaincentre/events/246262078/

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