According to a press release published on the official website of North Korea, the country will host an encryption and blockchain summit in April 2019. The event will last eight days and participants will be given the opportunity to visit different locations of the country and experience its culture.
So this event is definitely for cryptocurrency fans who could find themselves with a little time and free money next April.
Lessons will be held at North Korea's science and technology complex
The Korean Friendship Association has announced the release. The body said preparations were under way to open the doors of North Korea to investors and cryptocurrency fans from around the world to visit Pyongyang and share their experiences.
The event is scheduled for a duration of eight days with conferences held in North Korea's Science and Technology Complex.
The program also includes visits to numerous other locations such as the Korean War Museum, a brewery, the North-South Korean border, Kaeson, the Pyongyang University of Foreign Languages and the Great People's Study House. .
In the FAQ section of the website, the organizers are interested in tackling some of the problems that may affect visitors.
"The DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea) can be considered the safest country in the world."
"As long as you have common sense and respect for the culture and beliefs of other nations, you will always be welcome and enjoy as thousands of friends we have hosted over the past 28 years and engaged in cultural, sports, science or social sciences. business. "
One of the event organizers is Chris Emms, a cryptographic expert who had previously advised companies on distributed register technology and regulatory requirements in space.
Participants must separate from 3,300 euros. Conference delegates will receive an all-inclusive stay in the country and will also enjoy activities such as bowling, skating, shooting and shopping.
However, the conference is not open to citizens of Japan, Israel and South Korea. In addition, journalists are not allowed to participate.
A note on the website warns:
"No mass propaganda printed or digital / printed material against the dignity of the Republic is allowed".
The event will go on from 18 to 25 April 2019.
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