At the International Blockchain Summit in Dubai, which was held on January 9, the most topical issues affecting financial technologies and the prospects for using blockchain in the banking and other spheres of activity were discussed. The most influential speakers and industry types of cryptocurrencies were presented, which addressed topics such as: With themes such as “Blockchain – the catalyst of economic and social success”, “Crypto-liquidity in 2018” and “Myths about the Blockchain Revolution”. From our b2broker team at the summit our colleague Omar made a speech with the theme: “The use of blockchain technology in the financial industry”. 35 speakers from 12 countries of the world spoke at the event. The Blockchain World Summit has enabled the world guru of the blockchain and the most technologically advanced business representatives, including new start-ups, to meet under one roof with regional leaders in business, IT and all leading industries.