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Celebrating innovation & excellence at The 2016 Blockchain Awards & Coin Center Annual Dinner

The Blockchain Awards makes an exciting return this year since 2014’s inaugural event. The Awards is an opportunity to get together and celebrate extraordinary individuals and projects in the bitcoin community.

This year the gala event is taking place on May 2nd during the Coin Center Annual Dinner in NYC. Along with the awards presentation, there will also be keynotes from US Congressman Representative Mick Mulvaney, and investor Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures.

Categories and finalists

Nominees were narrowed down to three finalists per each of the five award categories. Categories include Most Promising Consumer Application, Most Insightful Journalist, Most Significant Technical Achievement, Bitcoin Champion of the Year, and Best New Startup.

We’re extremely proud of each finalist, and we are looking forward to acknowledging the tenacity and enthusiasm this community dedicates to advancing bitcoin and blockchain technology.

Stay tuned for the breaking news next week as the winners get announced!

If you’re unable to attend, make sure you follow #CCdinner and #blockies on Twitter for event coverage on May 2nd!