Consensus 2018 NYC Blockchain Week – After Bitcoin (BTC) catapulted in price at the latter half of 2017, the world began to take notice of cryptocurrency and its underlying technology blockchain. At last year’s blockchain week, only 2,700 attendees were reported by CoinDesk. Yesterday, the final attendee count for the first-day of the event was over 8,500.
Final attendee count for #Consensus2018: ~8,500
— Barry Silbert (@barrysilbert) May 14, 2018
Consensus 2018 is bringing in at least $17 million with just ticket sales this year, as tickets were running $2,000 a pop …
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