What’s on This Week in Crypto? Key Events, Hard Forks, ICOs and Airdrops

Avi Rosten

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ICOs Ending: You42 (U42), ImmVRse (IMV), Curaizon (CTKN)

ICOs Starting: Creditor Data Platform (CDPT), Dominium (DOM), AITrading (AITT), XAYA (CHI), RAWG (RAWG), Inmusik ($OUND), VTUUR (VTUUR), ephelants360 (XEP)

Blockchain-related Events: Crypto Finance Conference (California, US), Blockchain Cruise Europe, Shanghai International Blockchain Week (Shanghai, China), World Blockchain Forum (London, UK)

ICOs

ICOs Ending:

You42 (U42) – Ends 2nd September

Start Price: 0.00097 ETH, Funds Raised: 21,500,000 USD, Funding Target: 30,000,000 USD, Funding Cap: 50,000,000 USD, Coins Offered: 315M (60%). You42 is a social entertainment platform that allows content creators to engage with fans, bringing together games, music, video, sports, and news. U42 is an ERC20 token based on the Ethereum blockchain that will be used to purchase advertising in a per-use or per-display model.

ImmVRse (IMV) - Ends 7th September

Start Price: 0.20 USD, Funds Raised: 9,954,225 USD, Funding Target: 20,000,000 USD, Funding Cap: 20,000,000 USD, Coins Offered: 99.99M (33.33%). ImmVRse is a decentralized VR content sharing platform where brands, content creators, viewers and advertisers can collaborate to produce VR content. IMV is an ERC20 token based on the Ethereum network, to be used as a means of payment and reward on the platform.

Curaizon (CTKN) - Ends 8th September Start Price: 0.20 USD, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 25,000,000 USD, Funding Cap: 25,000,000 USD, Coins Offered: 250M (50%). Curaizon is a healthcare ecosystem that aims to improve medical benefits for patients. Its platform,"CuraServe" will generate anonymised patient information to resell for research purposes to healthcare providers. CTKN is an ERC20 token that will be used as payment method and incentive layer for CuraServe information.

ICOs Starting:

Creditor Data Platform (CDPT) - Starts 2nd September

Start Price: 0.000044 ETH, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 2,000,000 USD, Funding Cap: 20,000,000 USD, Coins Offered: 850M (50%). Creditor Data Platform is a marketplace that aims to allow the exchange of data between individuals and data purchasers in a transparent way. The platform will help users monetise personal data by rewarding them for the provision of data and for controlling and tracking the movement of their information. CDPT is an ERC20 token used to store information in a database and for smart contract execution. They eventually plan to migrate this token to their own blockchain.

Dominium (DOM) - Starts 3rd September

Start Price: 0.1 EUR, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 2,500,000 EUR, Funding Cap: 92,500,000 EUR, Coins Offered: 700M (70%). Dominium is building a platform focused on property, offering services from property financing (funds, bonds, loan notes, REIT’s, etc.) to property maintenance, as well as property rentals and sales.

AITrading (AITT) - Starts 4th September

Start Price: 0.3 EUR, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 6,300,000 EUR, Funding Cap: 24,000,000 EUR, Coins Offered: 86.02M (79%). AITrading is an AI-based analytics platform that allows inexperienced users to create and execute a trading strategy in an intuitive manner. AITT is an ERC20 token that will serve as a subscription mechanism for the service of AITrading ecosystem as well as the payment method for all purchases of 3rd party provider services.

XAYA (CHI) - Starts 5th September

Start Price: 0.00002 BTC, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 250 BTC, Funding Cap: 1,050 BTC, Coins Offered: 150M (40.5%). Rebranded from the Chimaera project, XAYA is a blockchain gaming platform. CHI is a utility token that works within the XAYA blockchain that will serve as a means of exchange between users, and for acquiring XAYA products.

RAWG (RAWG) - Starts 5th September

Start Price: 0.03 USD, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 66,666,667 RAWG, Funding Cap: 333,333,333 RAWG, Coins Offered: 333.67% (38.5%). RAWG is a decentralised video game platform that enables users to monetise their gaming/content creation skills. Users are rewarded by playing supported games and achieving specific objectives. RAWG is an ERC20 token that gamers or content creators receive for their gaming activity and/or content creation on RAWG.

Inmusik ($OUND) - Starts 5th September

Start Price: 0.0001 ETH, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: -, Funding Cap: -, Coins Offered: --. Inmusik is an ecosystem that supports the music industry, streaming, and social interaction, with cryptocurrency rewards and a financial framework on which future music industry applications can be built on. $OUND is the fundamental token on which the Inmusik is based, and can be bought or sold as well as used as a means of payment.

VTUUR (VTUUR) - Starts 5th September

Start Price: 0.25 USD, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 2,000 ETH, Funding Cap: 200,000 ETH, Coins Offered: 500M (50%). VTUUR is an on-demand VR streaming platform that guides live stream paid content to VR headset users around the world by streaming from a 360-degree camera connected to their smartphones. Users can book and pay for a personal VTUUR guide to take a predetermined route so they can explore any city in the world in VR. VTUUR is an ERC20 token used for purchases on the platform.

ephelants360 (XEP) - Starts 6th September

Start Price: 0.01 USD, Funds Raised: -, Funding Target: 3,600,000 USD, Funding Cap: 44,700,000 USD, Coins Offered: 6B (60%). ephelant360 is a platform used for developing film & tv production content. It provides users with a selection of screenplays, made by other ephelants360 users, where they can find the content to suit their film/tv production project. XEP token is an ERC20 token that serves as a medium of exchange within the platform's community and can also be used to pay for subscriptions.

Events

Crypto Finance Conference

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When: September 5 – 7, 2018

Where: California

The Crypto Finance Conference is a three-day event packed full of keynotes by industry experts, panel discussions, as well as investment and networking opportunities. Speakers will include the likes of Chris Larsen (Executive Chairman on Board of Directors, Ripple), Jennifer Zhu Scott (Co-founder and principal, Radian Partners) and Wences Casares (Founder and CEO, Xapo) among many others.

Blockchain Cruise Europe

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When: September 7 – 11, 2018

Where: From Barcelona to Monte Carlo and Ibiza

Part of the third Blockchain Cruise Mediterranean series and organised by CoinsBank, this unique event will bring other 100+ speakers, 2500+ attendees, and 150+ media representatives within the crypto space.

Headline speakers among many, include the well-known John McAfee, as well as Bobby Lee (Co-Founder, BTCC; Board Member, Bitcoin Foundation), Charlee Lee (Creator, Litecoin), and Roger Ver (Bitcoin Evangelist and Angel Investor). For a full list, please click here.

The cruise will involve discussions surrounding investments and token sales, regulation, marketing blockchain projects, cryptocurrency scalability, challenges and opportunities with smart contract management, as well as cybersecurity among many others.

Furthermore, the event also features an “Exhibition zone” across 3 decks aboard the cruise that will function as a marketplace for companies to present their projects to partners, customers, and investors in person.

See a full event agenda here.

Shanghai International Blockchain Week

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When: September 7 – 12, 2018

Where: Shanghai, China

Shanghai International Blockchain Week will include: Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon (Sept 7 – 9), Tech Open Day (Sept 10), and the 4th Global Blockchain Summit (Sept 11 – 12)

The 4th Global Blockchain Summit will invite representatives from various industries to share their insights on solutions that might be solved using blockchain technology, and how it can be used in future industrial applications. Discussions will also revolve around how regulation will affect these visions.

Speakers during the week will include Vitalik Buterin (Cofounder, Ethereum), Jaw Kwon (Founder, Cosmos), David Chaum (Cryptography Expert and Inventor of ecash), Yutaka Soejima (Head, Fintech Center at the Bank of Japan) among a number of other founders and business executives in banking and regulation.

World Blockchain Forum

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When: 3 – 5 September, 2018

Where: London, United Kingdom

Next week, the world blockchain forum in London will offer two days of speaker presentations, project exhibitions, networking events and discussion panels. It is expected to bring in a crowd of 1500+ attendees, among which include CEOs, senior executives, investors, government officials and important figures within the crypto space.

Notable speakers will include David Chaum (Creator of Digital Cash), Roger Ver (CEO, Bitcoin.com), Iqbal V. Gandham (Managing Director, eToro UK), Yacine Teraï (CEO, Startup Token) among many others.

Click here for a full agenda and a list of speakers.