Momentum Events Launches Two New Blockchain Events During the First Half of 2018.

Chain Reaction

Momentum Events (, the organizer of such cutting-edge conferences as the twice sold-out Blockchain Opportunity Summit and Retail East 2017 CXO Summit, announced today the expansion of their blockchain portfolio with two new events taking place in the first half of 2018.

The Chain Reaction: Blockchain Supply Chain Summit will take place April 10, 2018, at the Supply and Value Chain Center located at Loyola University in Chicago, Illinois. This event is designed for senior decision makers from the Automotive, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Retail & CPG and Transportation industries. Confirmed speakers and advisors include senior technology, digital and supply chain executives from companies including GE, Maersk, Horizon Steel, Bumble Bee Foods, Caterpillar Inc., Schneider Electric and USG.

The Chain Reaction: Blockchain Healthcare Summit will take place in June in New York City and bring together the payer, provider and pharmaceutical ecosystem to discuss how blockchain technology can significantly impact coordination of care, the patient experience, identity management and collaboration throughout the entire healthcare landscape. 

Out of all of the distributed ledger and blockchain events I have attended, this event [The 2nd Blockchain Opportunity Summit] had the most diverse but imminent group of folks in the ecosystem.

Gerard Brennan

Libra Technology

The 2018 program is currently under development. To stay apprised of event updates, visit or contact

"Based on the overwhelming success of our prior blockchain events, it is clear that the demand remains strong for best-in-class education and networking experiences that Momentum is known to provide," said Ben Greenzweig, CEO and co-founder of Momentum. "We have many more events that focus on blockchain technology ready to launch in H2, including the third Blockchain Opportunity Summit that will return to New York City in December," he concluded. 

"Out of all of the distributed ledger and blockchain events I have attended, this event [The 2nd Blockchain Opportunity Summit] had the most diverse but imminent group of folks in the ecosystem,” said Gerard Brennan of Libra Technology.

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