Japan Blockchain Week 2023: Connecting the Global Web3 Community!

Overview of Japan Blockchain Week 2023

• The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) will support Japan Blockchain Week 2023, an all-Japan event to promote Japan’s web3 community to the world.
• More than 30 community events will be held throughout this period.
• Community event applications are now open for those interested in participating.

Background and Objectives

The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) is supporting Japan Blockchain Week 2023 as a way to connect the Japanese web3 communities with the international web3 community. This year’s event is expected to attract many participants from around the world after the Covid-19 pandemic situation settles down. Applications for community events are open for those who want to help make Japan Blockchain Week a great time together.

Outline of Official Event

Japan Blockchain Week 2023 will take place from June 18th – July 9th 2023. METI is only supporting 9 official events during this period: Web3 Incubation Program by Sony Network Communications and Astar – Demo Day; WEB3 BIZDEV SUMMIT -BLUE- 3; TOKYO BLOCKCHAIN TECH MEETUP; Non-Fungible Tokyo 2023; CAF2023; BOOOST!! CONNECT: Ethereum Tokyo Meetup #5; Ethereum / IPFS Hackathon; Hyperledger Tokyo Meetup #4; and Crypto Valley Conference Tokyo 2021 (CVC 2021). Please refer to each event website for more details regarding each individual event.

Call For Community Events

Japan Blockchain week is looking for other community events that would help make it a great time together! Those interested can follow the instructions on the Community Events section of the Japan Blockchain Week website to register their own events during this period.


The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) has decided to support Japan Blockchain Week in order to spread global attention across many different blockchain communities both domestically in Japan and abroad. This year’s upcoming event marks a great opportunity for these communities to interact with one another after settling down from the Covid-19 pandemic situation, so don’t miss out on your chance!