The 2019 Litecoin Summit Announces its ‘World Leading’ Lineup.

2 min readJun 2, 2019


In just under 5 months (147 Days), the second ever Litecoin Summit, hosted by the Singapore based Litecoin Foundation, will take place during the Vegas Blockchain Week in October at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Yesterday after being teased in a series of tweets the Foundation published the Summit agenda, speakers and launched the website for earlybird tickets.

This year we’ve turned everything up a notch, including our gorgeous venue, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. From technical and business experts within the cryptocurrency space to entertainment, art and personal interest, the Litecoin Summit offers two fun, jam-packed days with something for everyone.

The Summit is coming back bigger than ever this year and will be hosting ‘the world's leading innovators’, ‘most influential names’ and will once more be emceed by Naomi Brockwell. David Schwartz one of the events organisers and project director of the Foundation stated:

“The versatility of this year’s Summit is indicative of the ever growing reach of both Litecoin and crypto in today’s global society.”

The lineup includes Litecoin creator and Managing Director of the Foundation, Charlie Lee, who is joined by fellow returning directors Franklyn Richards and Xinxi Wang.

  • Legendary bitcoin bull, Tim Draper
  • Co-founder of Morgan Creek Capital, Anthony Pompliano
  • Senior market analyst at eToro, Mati Greenspan
  • 2/4 of the Magical crypto crew, Samson Mow and Whale Panda
  • Brain Hoffman, CEO Open Bazzar
  • Trey Griffith, founder of Sparkswap
  • Camarena the lightning lead at Bitrefill
  • Caitlin Long of the Wyoming Blockchain Coalition
  • Eric Brown, CEO Aliant Payments
  • Chris Kline, COO Bitcoin IRA
  • Justin Wu, Founder Coinstate

Joining the leading innovators are Sporting celebrities which the Foundation have recently partnered with including:

  • Apolo Ohno, 8 times Olympic medalist
  • Ben Askren, professional MMA fighter at the UFC
  • Landon Cassill, professional Nascar driver
  • Tyler Adkinson, formerly of the LA dodgers turned hedge fund manager
  • CJ Sapong, football player for Chicago Fire

The Summit will also see the return of many of the Foundation’s volunteers and social media influencers including:

  • Andrew Yang, Litecoin Foundation
  • Jon Moore, Litecoin Foundation
  • John Kim, Litecoin Foundation
  • Bryan Haggarty, Litecoin Foundation
  • Blake Rizzo, Litecoin Foundation
  • Dan Gambardello, Litecoin Foundation
  • Didi Taihuttu, Bitcoin Family
  • Vesa Kivinen, Crypto Artist
  • Wendy O, Influencer
  • Michael Nye, Influencer
  • Nathan Leung, Media
  • Bix Weir, Influencer

More speakers are likely to be added to the lineup as the date draws closer. Tickets are now available starting at $250 for the full 2 day event and can be purchased with both Litecoin and Bitcoin

Disclosure: This article was written by Franklyn Richards, a Director of the Litecoin Foundation




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