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Austin, Texas • June 9 - 12
DESK at Consensus

Get Set Up With DESK

Follow our online guide on how to get set up and experience DESK at Consensus.

Help DESK

Questions? Stop by the Help DESK on Level 1 of the Austin Convention Center, look for roaming Help DESK staff in their gold shirts or email us at desk@coindesk.com.

DESK Dashboard

Sign up for an account on the DESK Dashboard to join the community, vote on your favorite Consensus experiences, find new DESK Quests and more!

Events

Thursday, June 9

  • Get Set Up With DESK – CoinDesk’s Social Token @ Hilton Austin - Room 408, 9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
  • Stop by our open house to get help setting up your DESK wallet and POAP token and learn how to join the DESK community and activities at Consensus.


  • DESK Launch Happy Hour @ Sport Court (604 Driskill St.), 5:30—7:00 p.m.
  • Come celebrate the launch of our social token, mingle with fellow DESK users and learn how you can start participating in the community.


  • Behind DESK: The Vision for CoinDesk’s New Social Token @ Sport Court (604 Driskill St.), 6:00—6:30 p.m.
  • The builders of DESK explain why CoinDesk is using tokenomics to build loyalty and community among the media company's global audience.

  • Consensus Presents: Durand Jones & The Indications @ Banger's (79 Rainey St.), 8:30 p.m.
  • This event is NOT open to GA pass holders. The Thursday Night Party featuring Durand Jones & The Indications at Banger's Beer Garden is exclusive to Piranha and Pro pass holders, after the Sponsor party concludes.


  • Official Consensus Opening Night Party @ Stubb's (801 Red River St.), 8:30 p.m.
  • Capacity is limited. GA Passes will only be admitted after our PRO and PIRANHA passholders. The Official Consensus Opening Party featuring performances from Method Man & Redman, Big Boi and Latasha! The event is open to all Consensus Pass holders (GA, Pro, Piranha). Pro and Piranha holders will have priority entrance over GA passholders, who will be admitted pending venue capacity.



    Thursday, June 9 and Friday, June 10

  • DESK Creator Corner @ DAO House (310 E 3rd St.), 10:45 a.m.—5:00 p.m.
  • Create physical works and turn them digital. Take a break from the programming, and come meet fellow creative minds in a low-key space where we’ll chat about making analog and digital art for Web 3. Conversations will be streamed to our Discord server, the hub for the DESK community. Supplies will be available for you to create submissions for the DESK Creator Challenge, ongoing on Discord until June 10.

    Friday, June 10

  • Consensus Presents: Marian Hill and Neil Frances @ Mohawk (912 Red River St.), 8:00 p.m.
  • This special music event is open to all Consensus Pass holders (GA, Pro, Piranha). Pro and Piranha holders will have priority entrance over GA pass holders, who will be admitted pending venue capacity.


  • Consensus Friday Night with Disclosure @ Stubb's (801 Red River St.), 8:00 p.m.
  • The Main Consensus Party on Friday, June 10th will feature performances from Disclosure, Tokimonsta, Ed Balloon and Doc Blust This event is open exclusively to Piranha and Pro Pass holders until 11:00pm. At 11:00pm, we will open this up to all GA Consensus pass holders if capacity allows, on a first-come, first-served basis.


    Saturday, June 11

  • DESK Community NFT Showcase @ NFT Gallery (504 Trinity St.), 11:00—11:30 a.m.
  • A viewing of selected works from the DESK Creator Challenge.


  • Official Consensus Closing Night Party @ Empire Control Room & Garage (606 E 7th St), 8:00 p.m.
  • The Official Closing Party of Consensus on Saturday, June 11th will feature performances from Bob Moses and Aluna (of AlunaGeorge). This event is open to all exclusively to Piranha and Pro Pass holders until 10:30pm. At 10:30pm, we will open this up to all GA Consensus pass holders if capacity allows, on a first-come, first-served basis.


    Sunday, June 12

  • Consensus Awards @ Main Stage, 11:15—11:45 a.m.
  • We will recognize the top-voted works form the DESK Creator Challenge and some fan favorite sessions voted on by attendees.

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