Attendee Registration

Space is limited by our venue choice. We are expecting this event to sell out. Registration will be managed through eventbrite. You know what to do.

Volunteer Registraion

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Philly's Premiere Defi Event

This event is packed with talks, panels, workshops, and networking opportunities with the goal of onboarding citizens into the decentralized financial system. Attend this event and learn more about:

  • NFTs & the Metaverse
  • Digital Wallets & Payments
  • Mining, Staking, Yield Farming Cryptocurrency
  • Smart Contracts & Decentralized Apps
  • Enterprise Blockchain


Matt Rosen


Patrick Workman

Vice President

Nick Greenawalt


Anne Bracegirdle

VP of Business Development

Sam Flamini

Dev Experience Manager

Thomas jay rush


Nicholas Fett


Karla Ballard

Founder & CEO

Alyze Sam

Blockchain Strategist & Award Winning Author

Mike Salvi
Haha for Hire

Metaverse Comedian

Eric Grill


Kirk Phillips
Global Crypto Advisors


Michael Ghen


Michael A


John Reusing

Research Analyst

Drew Mailen



Speaker Application

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Speaker Application

Sponsors & Speakers

Uniwhales Crypto Platform
TrueBlocks DeFi Logo
tellor Cryptocurrency


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DeFi Philly Inaugural NFT

Purchase the Defi Philly NFT and receive:

  • VIP Access to this year and next year’s event

  • General Admission to all future DeFi Philly events

Only 74 DeFi Philly NFTs
available for 0.1776 ETH each

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Frequently Asked Questions

What Is DeFi Philly?

American independence was forged in Philadelphia in 1776. Financial independence for all is on the horizon with web3. And this summer on Friday July 8, 2022 we will host our inaugural full day conference event.

What Are the Ticket Types?

Currently we have early bird passes only. Stay tuned for an upcoming release of a premium pass.

Are There Discounts for Students?

We have a limited number of student tickets available at preferred rates. Please contact us at for availability.

Why Are You Hosting DeFi Philly?

To grow the DeFi community in metro-Philadelphia and the greater northeast corridor in general. Today DeFi is a $100 billion industry which is just 4% the size of the $2.3 trillion retail banking market that is ready for disruption.

Who Attends DeFi Philly?

DeFi Philly is not a developer conference. It is for anyone, beginners and experts alike, interested in decentralized finance, cryptocurrencies, NFTs, metaverse, and more.

What Is There to Do at DeFi Philly?

The event features a full day of speakers, panelists, workshops, vendor area, mentorship sessions, networking sessions, etc. There will be an afterparty reception upon conference events close for the day.

How Do I Register for a Press Pass?

Contact us at for eligibility included a few recent bylines in your submission.

How Do I Sponsor DeFi Philly?

There are three levels of sponsorship packages, each including more opportunities to reach attendees than previous.We would love to hear your goals and work out the perfect package for you, so get in touch. Send your sponsorship questions to to get started.