ZconV FAQs

What is Zcon?

Zcon is an annual conference the Zcash Foundation organizes, with a focus on Zcash and privacy-preserving technologies.

When and where is ZconV?

ZconV will be held virtually in Early May 2024 (exact times TBA) so everyone in the community can actively participate in important discussions before the current Dev Fund ends.

When will the ZconV program be available?

  • We will announce the full program in April, 2024. Follow us on Twitter/X and subscribe to our newsletter to make sure you catch our announcements! The recap of last year’s hybrid conference in Barcelona can give you an idea of the types of presentation subjects and speakers to expect.
  • Virtual Registration will open April 1, 2024 and will remain open until the end of ZconV.
What is the timeline for registration and what are the costs?
  • Registration is completely free (gratis) and is required to participate in community discussion and to ask speakers questions. All that is required to register is a name/pseudonym, email address, and to consent to our code of conduct. Additionally, all sessions will be available on the Zcash Foundation YouTube Channel so anyone can watch ZconV(irtual) content at any time. 
  • Virtual Registration will open April 1, 2024 and will remain open until the end of ZconV.
How will the Whova app work?


  • The Whova app is your go-to resource for ZconV. You can add sessions to your calendar, participate in discussions with other attendees, ask speakers questions, watch live streams of each session, and have access to other important info. 
  • Virtual Registration will open April 1, 2024 and will remain open until the end of ZconV.
How will the online conference work?


Anyone can view the sessions that are live-streamed on the Zcash Foundation's YouTube channel without registering. To participate in discussions with other participants and to ask speakers questions, you must complete the virtual registration with a name and email address and agree to our Code of Conduct policy. The name you enter will be your public username when you participate in the chat during the conference. If you would like to use a pseudonym, enter it as your first name with "." as your last name. There is no fee for attending virtually. 



Whova can be accessed via the web app and the mobile app. There will be a chat associated with each session where you can ask speakers questions and discuss the session topic with other attendees. Speakers will answer selected attendee questions live in their session and via the chat.  Attendees can participate in additional discussion topics that are not directly related to one session in the community section of the Whova app.

What is your Code of Conduct?


Thank you for asking. All communication and interactions, both in-person and virtual, are subject to the same Code of Conduct as the Zcash forum.

This event will be available on the Whova Mobile App. You can interact with others on your phone in the app more conveniently wherever you go. Whova can be accessed via the web app and the mobile app.

There will be a chat associated with each session where you can ask speakers questions and discuss the session topic with other attendees. Speakers will answer selected attendee questions live in their session and via the chat.  Attendees can participate in additional discussion topics that are not directly related to one session in the community section of the Whova app.

Past Zcon Events

Zcon4

The Future Has Not Been Written
(Barcelona, Spain 2023)

ZCON_3_Present-by

Zcon3

Code Alone Doesn't Cut It
(Las Vegas USA 2022)

Zcon2Lite

Privacy All the Way Down
(Virtual 2021)

Zcon1

Zcon1

Zero to Privacy Hero
(Split, Croatia, 2019)

Zcon0

Privacy from A to Zcon
(Montreal, Canada, 2018)