The 4th Blockchain Technology Symposium
June 7-10 2022
Calgary, AB (Virtual)

The Blockchain Technology Symposium (BTS), held annually in Canada, is a forum where academic researchers, industry professionals, and decision makers come together to present recent advancements, discuss adoption barriers, tackle common challenges, and explore future roadmaps surrounding blockchain and its related technologies such as consensus algorithms, smart contracts, cryptocurrencies, and distributed ledger technologies. The aim is to bring these communities closer to address the challenges and seize the opportunities brought forward by this promising technology.


May 13 2022 Program schedule is posted.
Apr 29 2022 Registration is now open.
Apr 19 2022 Submission is now closed.
Apr 10 2022 Submission deadline extended to April 18, 2022.
Apr 8 2022 Submission deadline approaching (April 10, 2022).
Mar 27 2022 Panels on Blockchain Education and Blockchain in Future Networks.
Mar 23 2022 Submission deadline extended to April 10, 2022.
Feb 28 2022 Confirmed keynote speakers are listed.
Jan 31 2022 Call for presentation is posted.
Jan 25 2022 Submission server is open.
Oct 13 2021 Website launched.

Symposium Chairs

Reihaneh (Rei) Safavi-Naini (co-Chair), University of Calgary
Jeremy Clark (co-Chair), Concordia University

Steering Committee

Jeremy Clark, Concordia University
Victoria Lemieux, University of British Columbia
Atefeh (Atty) Mashatan (Chair), Toronto Metropolitan University (Formerly Ryerson University)
Reihaneh (Rei) Safavi-Naini, University of Calgary

Past Symposiums