Amigos y amigas!
At this time, we need to carry everybody just a few particulars on the ticketing course of prematurely of Monday’s launch, and we now have updates on supporter, volunteer, and discount-ticket functions. Because the icing on the cake, we’ll additionally introduce you to the Devcon Group Hubs!
However first, we hope you’ve heard concerning the pre-sale of Devcon VI tickets within the Auction & Raffle, and possibly even positioned a bid. If not, you’ve one remaining day to enter to win a ticket to Devcon VI by putting a minimal bid of 0.25 ETH. The Public sale closes on July 14, 07:59 UTC.
All contributors that don’t have the 20 highest bids will find yourself within the Raffle to probably win one in all 80 Devcon VI tickets on the value of 0.25 ETH every (~50% off the common value)!
TICKET SALES BEGIN! 🎟
Now we now have extra information for you: Wave 01 of normal admission Devcon tickets will go browsing on July 18, first at 16:00 UTC and once more at 23:00 UTC.
Ticket sales will go online here on the occasions listed above.
Waves have been a little bit of a rush prior to now, however we’ve made adjustments to work towards a smoother course of with a number of timezone choices — one thing that helped many Devconnect attendees!
To make sure extra folks a good likelihood to attend Devcon, ticket purchases are restricted to 2 tickets per order, and there might be extra ticketing waves to come back following subsequent week’s launch.
Prepared? Set your alarms and head over to the Devcon.org Ticketing Page when the wave opens!
Builder, College students & Volunteers 👷
As all the time, we’re engaged on making Devcon accessible to extra folks.
Greater than two thirds of Devcon tickets are (nonetheless) both discounted or free and geared towards builders and college students amongst different teams.
Closing Supporter Functions 📝
We were excited to announce this 12 months’s Supporter Program in lieu of conventional sponsorships. As a substitute of sponsoring the occasion, aligned teams are invited to contribute to donations to Ethereum public items and as a thanks, they’ll obtain Supporter tickets to Devcon VI.
We owe a giant thanks to all teams who’ve already dedicated to contributing through the Supporter Program and thereby serving to develop the Ethereum ecosystem.
We’ve been placing some effort into reviewing the entire teams who’ve utilized to take part within the Devcon Supporters Program, and whereas we’re nonetheless within the reviewing course of, (thanks for the endurance to everybody nonetheless ready!) we’re closing the Supporters applications to new submissions on July 18, 16:00 UTC.
Every year, we attempt to make Devcon a extra holistic expertise, and alongside this, make Devcon extra decentralized, community-driven and playful. We’re attempting to succeed in this with completely different initiatives, for instance with the Devcon Improvement Proposals (DIPs), with occasions taking place round Devcon organized by aligned teams of the ecosystem, and by including further sparkles moreover the principle programming, like artwork exhibitions, hacker areas, and now Group Hubs.
Group Hubs are bodily areas that we need to allocate to devoted teams from the Ethereum group freed from cost, and go away it as much as them to arrange, facilitate and be chargeable for what occurs within the Hubs all through the course of the entire convention.
Group Hubs might be marketing-free, tech or community-focused, devoted to a particular trigger or subject, and they need to carry profit for all Devcon attendees.
We opened a request for proposals (RFP) for Group Hubs!
If you’re a group, initiative or curiosity group, excited by contributing to Devcon VI, head over to the Devcon Forum and apply to get allotted a Group Hub space. You discover a full description of the Group Hubs and instructions on how to apply in the RFP.
- Enter to win within the Public sale & Raffle and place a bid earlier than July 14, 07:59 UTC.
- Safe normal admission tickets in Wave 01 beginning on July 18, 16:00 UTC & 23:00 UTC.
- Supporter functions shut on July 18, 16:00 UTC. Apply here.
- Communities, initiatives and curiosity teams can make a proposal for a Community Hub.
Keep tuned for the subsequent ticket releases, in addition to the primary information on audio system and programming right here on the Weblog or on Twitter.