Akon to be a Keynote Speaker at the Binance 3yr Anniv. Live Conference 14

Akon to be a Keynote Speaker at the Binance 3yr Anniv. Live Conference

In brief:

  • Three years ago, the first draft of the Binance whitepaper was published.
  • The Binance exchange has grown to become the leading crypto exchange in the industry.
  • Binance plans to mark the anniversary with a Live Conference that will feature Akon and other prominent crypto personalities.

The popular crypto exchange of Binance celebrates its third anniversary, today, June 17th. Three years ago, the team at the exchange published the first draft of the Binance whitepaper, and the rest, as they say, is history. The Founder and CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao, marked the event with a nostalgic tweet that concluded with a heartfelt note of gratitude to all users and supporters of the crypto exchange.

Feels like yesterday!

We raised $15m (USD equivalent) 3 years ago, have already burned $543m to date, and still a long way to go.

Thank you for all your support!

Binance Coin (BNB) Achievements Since the initial Binance ICO

CZ also retweeted the following tweet regarding the achievements of Binance Coin (BNB) since June 17th 2017. To note is that the return on investment since the ICO is a whopping 16,240%.

3rd Anniversary Live Conference to Feature Akon

To mark the 3rd Anniversary of the inception of the crypto exchange, the team at Binance is organizing a 10-hour long live conference on the 14th of July, 9 am – 7 pm (UTC). The one-of-a-kind event will feature over 80 speakers, over 5 major keynotes and over 30 live panels and fireside chats.

At the top of the list is Akon and CZ made the announcement of his attendance via the following tweet.


Mr. Akon is a Senegalese-American singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and actor. He is also the founder of Akoin. The latter is a Stellar-based cryptocurrency geared towards allowing African citizens and entrepreneurs to engage with the digital economy on their mobile phones.

Akon to be a Keynote Speaker at the Binance 3yr Anniv. Live Conference 15
Akon at a past event. Source, Akon.com.

How to Register and Attend the Binance Live Conference

Everyone in the crypto-verse is invited to the 10-hour Binance Live Virtual Conference on July 14th. To attend the event, all you have to do is take the following steps.

How to Watch Online

1. Register on Eventbrite today for the latest news and updates on the “Off the Charts” Virtual Conference.

2. Tune in on July 14, 2020, from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM (UTC).