A big event on the South African cryptocurrency scene is the Blockchain Africa Conference, and it returns in March with Ripple’s CTO as the keynote speaker.

Stefan Thomas, Chief Technology Officers at Ripple, will be speaking in the 9AM slot with the topic of “Blockchain – Connecting the World or Dividing It?”.

With Bitcoin’s massive surge and record highs recently, this is sure to be an interesting talk.

Thomas joins a host of other impressive speakers such as well as sessions hosted by IBM, Microsoft and more. The rest of which can be found in the event’s schedule.

Lorien Gamaroff, CEO and co-founder of Bankymoon and Centbee, will be the master of ceremonies.

If you’re interested in going make sure you book tickets before 1st February, when the price goes up.

Blockchain Africa Conference 2018 details