Get ready to showcase your innovative ideas and projects to industry experts, academics, judges, and other teams worldwide! The finals in Amsterdam will be an exhibition-style event, where nominated teams will have their own designated area to display their digital poster board and videos! This is your chance to highlight your work's technical details, advantages, and potential impact.
Don't miss the opportunity to interact with attendees and make a lasting impression!
Join the competition and be a part of the future of innovation!
📆 15th - 17th November 2023 (Wednesday - Friday)
A Digital Journey to Our Sustainable Future
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The Final Rounds of the International Blockchain Olympiad (IBCOL Finals) is held in the vibrant city of Amsterdam this year. It is a city of rich culture and history, famous for its beautiful canals, quality museums, vibrant art scene, and abundant history. Amsterdam's leading position in innovation and technology makes it the perfect location for IBCOL Finals.
Planning your attendance at IBCOL in Amsterdam this November? It's essential to note that visa requirements may apply.
Visa requirements can change! So it's always a good idea to check with the Dutch embassy or consulate in your home country before you travel to Amsterdam.
Amsterdam is located in the Netherlands 🇳🇱, which is part of the Schengen Area, a zone of 26 European countries that have abolished passports and other types of border control at their mutual borders.
If you're a citizen of a country that is not a member of the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA), you may need a visa before entering the Schengen Area, including Amsterdam.
Some examples of countries whose citizens need a visa to enter the Netherlands include:
Schiphol Amsterdam Airport is located 17km southwest of central Amsterdam and is easily accessible by train, metro, bus, or taxi.
The railway station is located directly under the airport, and trains to Amsterdam Central Station run up to 10 times per hour between 06:00- 01:00, with night trains running once an hour between 02:00-05:00.
We've negotiated accommodation discount rates for the entire week of the Dutch Blockchain Week and weekend, from November 12th to November 19th, 2023 ⓘ
Clink Noord ⓘ is a sustainability oriented hostel in the city centre of Amsterdam and is a brisk 15 min. walk from the venue.
DigiQuest participants get up to 25% off on flex, semi flex and non refundable rate bookings. For example the non refundable rate has a basic discount is 15% of the Fully Flex rate. With the promo code it’s an additional 10% off, so you will receive 25% discount in total.
ibis Hotel ⓘ is a 25 min. bus ride away from Amsterdam Central Station + 10 min. walk from the venue.
DigiQuest participants get up to 25% discount on rooms excluding/including breakfast. IBIS Hotel is an ALLSAFE certified hotel, with convenient location next to nature and close proximity to the city centre.
CitizenM Schiphol ⓘ is a 20 min. train ride away from Amsterdam Central Station + 10 min. walk from the venue.
DigiQuest participants get up to 20% off a double room. CitizenM is an upscale hotel aimed at Digital Knowmads and upcoming Digipreneurs.