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About VeeCon

What is VeeCon?

VeeCon is a multi-day superconference with discussions and performances from iconic and emerging leaders in NFTs and Popular Culture. The event is a first of its kind NFT ticketed conference for the Web3 community to come together and build lasting friendships, share ideas, and learn together.

When and where will VeeCon 2022 Conference take place?

VeeCon 2022 will be held in Minneapolis, MN, in the U.S. Bank Stadium from May 19, 2022 to May 22, 2022.

How can I learn more about VeeCon?

VeeCon website https://veecon.co/ & our VeeFriends discord will be your go-to for information on the event, including news & event programming.

You can also subscribe to the VeeCon newsletter and follow VeeCon on social media for news, updates and highlights here.

Discord: https://discord.com/invite/veefriends

VeeCon Ticketing & Event Registration

As a VeeFriends holder, how will I receive my VeeCon Ticket?

On March 22, 2022, your VeeCon ticket was airdropped to the wallet that holds your Series 1 VeeFriends token.

If I am not a VeeFriends holder, how can I purchase a VeeFriends Ticket?

You can Buy VeeCon tickets on the secondary market.

Official OpenSea link: https://opensea.io/collection/veecon-tickets

How do I register my ticket/NFT before VeeCon?

You will need to register the ticket on the Veecon app (when LIVE) and will be required to provide your legal name as it appears on the photo ID you will be showing to enter the stadium.

If anyone has an issue obtaining their QR code in the app, who can they reach out to?

We will also have a check-in help desk at the welcome party entrance as well as two desks outside the arena for any app ticketing related issues and questions.

What do I need to do once I download the VeeCon App?

In the app, you will be prompted to connect your wallet address that contains your VeeCon ticket NFT. Once you connect your wallet, you will be able to view your unique QR code in the app that will allow you access to the venue. Please note, we recommend you setting up a completely new wallet with a new secret phrase to hold your VeeCon ticket NFT and suggest not using the wallet that holds all other NFTs for security and safety purposes.

How many VeeCon tickets are there?

The total VeeCon ticket amount matches the number of VeeFriends Series 1 token, so it is a total of 10,255 tickets.

Will you be releasing additional VeeCon tickets?

The total VeeCon ticket amount matches the number of VeeFriends Series 1 token, so it is a total of 10,255 tickets, there will be no additional tickets released.

Can VeeFriend series 2 holders get access to VeeCon?

Series 2 holders will not be distributed VeeCon tickets. However, any person will be able to purchase VeeCon tickets on the secondary market once the VeeFriends 1 holders receive their VeeCon NFT tickets and decide to list them on secondary.

Official OpenSea link: https://opensea.io/collection/veecon-tickets

Can I purchase tickets at the door/entrance?

No, there will not be tickets available at the door.

Arriving, Parking & Transportation

Is parking available at the US Bank Stadium?

There will be parking spots available for attendees located at Mills Fleet Farm garage and the underground ramp at 425 Park Ave.

Is parking free at VeeCon?
No, parking around the U.S. Bank Stadium is not accessible for free; the daily rate for parking is $20.

How will I get to and from the venue?
Attendees will need to organize their transportation to and from the venue. VeeCon will take place in the U.S. Bank Stadium, within walking distance from all the recommended hotels.

Hotel Name Approx Walking Time Approx Driving Time
Rand Tower Hotel 12 minutes 4 minutes
Emery Hotel 13 minutes 3 minutes
AC Hotel 15 minutes 4 minutes
W Minneapolis 16 minutes 4 minutes
Hilton Hotel 20 minutes 4 minutes
Hotel Ivy 20 minutes 4 minutes
Loews 20 minutes 5 minutes
Element Hotel 25 minutes 7 minutes


How much are average taxi rides from the airport?

Downtown Minneapolis is approximately 12 miles from the airport, with fares averaging $39-$49.

Is there RV Parking at the US Bank Stadium?

No, there is no RV Parking at the US Bank Stadium.

What is the Ride-Share Drop off address?
The Uber PickUp and Drop Off is located on 10th Avenue South between 6th Street South and 7th Street South.

How much should we expect to pay for taxi rides to and from hotels? Just an average for reference.
We recommend you get the rates by checking in advance the ride-sharing apps as this will depend on your exact hotel location.

Is there a subway system? IS there a stop near the stadium? If so, what is the fee?
There is a light rail service, you can take the Metro Transit to the US Bank Stadium. Take the METRO Blue or Green lines straight to the stadium, hop on a bus or take Northstar Commuter Rail from the northwest suburbs. Getting to U.S. Bank Stadium on Metro Transit is easy, convenient and you won’t deal with downtown traffic or pay for parking! You can check the fares and schedule on the website: https://www.metrotransit.org/fares.

Access to VeeCon

Are there ID requirements to enter the event?

You will be required to present a government- issued photo ID at the door to verify that your identity matches the information provided on the VeeCon app before entering the stadium.  Approved photo IDs:

  • Passport
  • Drivers License
  • State ID
  • School ID

Is there an age restriction?

There is no age restriction for the event; however, anyone who wants to enter must have a ticket and present it at the door to enter the stadium.

Can I bring my baby?

There are no age restrictions to attending VeeCon. However, every attendee will need to present a VeeCon Ticket to enter the event.

What happens if there is inclement weather?

All of the events at U.S. Bank Stadium occur rain or shine. Any changes to this procedure will be noted on our website & discord prior to the event.

Speakers & Programming

What should we expect at the Welcome Party? Any agenda?
Join all your VeeFriends at the Massive Minnesota Meet-Up – a good ol’ fashioned block party held at the “Commons” outside US Bank Stadium. The entrance is located on Portland Ave – in between S 5th & S 4th St.

We understand the Welcome Party is at a park, is there a plan B if it rains?
Yes, the event will take place rain or shine!
Some vendors will be covered in case of rain, and the show will go on regardless.

What time does the event start and end?
VeeCon Schedule Details (All Times are in CT)

  • Thursday May 19th @ The Commons
    • 5–10 PM | Welcome Party: Massive MN Meet-Up!
  • Friday, May 20th @ U.S. Bank Stadium
    • 8 AM | Doors open
    • 9:30 AM | Programming starts
    • 5 PM — 7 PM | Happy Hour
    • 7 PM — 9PM | VeeCon Concert
  • Saturday, May 21st @ U.S. Bank Stadium
    • 8 AM | Doors open
    • 9:30 AM | Programming starts
    • 5 PM — 7 PM | Happy Hour
    • 7 PM — 9PM | VeeCon Concert
  • Sunday, May 22nd @ U.S. Bank Stadium
    • 10 AM | Doors open
    • 11 AM — 3 PM | Programming

You are free to depart Minneapolis after the U.S. Bank stadium programming ends at 3pm. Reminder, the airport is approx. 30min away from Downtown Minneapolis where most hotels are located.

Who is speaking at VeeCon?
VeeCon is an exclusive “unconference” bringing together iconic leaders from Web3 and popular culture with over 150 speakers and performers confirmed to be at VeeCon. The full lineup of speakers can be found here, and stay tuned to our discord to get the latest updates.

Where can I find the speaker schedule?
To Be Announced: more information coming soon on the VeeCon website & on the VeeCon app. The app will allow you to plan your schedule accordingly.

We will also be sharing all the updates and plans for VeeCon on our website: VeeCon.co, on all VeeCon & VeeFriends Social Channels. Make sure you are following us on Twitter: @VeeCon, Instagram: @VeeCon and Discord: https://discord.com/invite/veefriends.

Do I need to sign up for programming?
No, you do not need to sign up or RSVP for programming. The seating will be available on a first-come, first-seated basis. In the VeeCon app, you can favorite sessions you plan on attending. This will give staff an idea of how many people they should expect at each session.

Is all programming seated?
Yes, sessions will be seated. Due to limited capacity, seating will be on a first-come, first-seated basis.

How do I find out about accessibility accommodations?
U.S. Bank Stadium is committed to providing excellent service and strives to accommodate the needs of individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). You can visit the U.S. Bank Stadium Accessibility Page.

Where can I find the venue map?
The venue map will be available on the VeeCon app. We will be sharing more information on this closer to the event date.

When will the VeeCon App be ready to be used?
Stay tuned across @VeeCon social and on VeeFriends Discord for when the VeeCon app will be available.

Do you have a list of all the satellite events?
Yes, the list of satellite events happening outside the venue that we have compiled for the community can be found here. Kindly note that the events are not hosted by VeeFriends therefore we will not have additional access information.

Will there be POAPs?
Yes, stay tuned on Discord for any updates.

Dress Code

What is the dress code for VeeCon? 

There is no dress code for VeeCon – we want you to wear what makes you comfortable!


Am I allowed to attend in a costume?

Costumes are permitted but must adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Fake weapons such as knives, guns, whips, etc. are not allowed.  
  • Costumes may not interfere with other fans’ sightlines.
  • Full-face masks will need to be removed during the check in process while entering the event.

Will we be able to bring bags into the stadium? How big? 

We recommend that you do not bring any bags to the stadium. All guests will be subject to a search of their possessions before entering the stadium. Therefore, guests should be prepared to open their bags for inspection and may be asked by a security representative to shift and possibly remove the contents.

Suitcases and any bag larger than 12” x 6” x 12” are strictly prohibited.

 

Can we buy more VeeFriends merch at the event? 

Yes, you will be able to purchase VeeFriends and VeeCon merch during the event.

 

COVID Protocol

What Covid procedures do you have in place for the event?

We will follow the CDC, State of Minnesota, and City of Minneapolis health and safety guidelines as the guidelines are always being updated. As we get closer to the event, we will share our requirements.

 

Do you require attendees to have a negative Covid test to attend VeeCon?

No, at the moment we do not require a negative Covid test to attend the event. With the ever changing landscape of the pandemic, it is important to stay close to the state guidelines and/or our announcements. We will follow the CDC, State of Minnesota, and City of Minneapolis health and safety guidelines as the guidelines are always being updated. As we get closer to the event, we will share updated requirements.

 

Do you require attendees to be vaccinated to attend VeeCon?

No, at the moment we do not require proof of vaccination to attend the event. We will follow the CDC, State of Minnesota, and City of Minneapolis health and safety guidelines as the guidelines are always being updated. As we get closer to the event, we will share updated requirements.

Health & Safety

Are there safety protocols in place during the concert? 

Yes, there will be a safety and security plan throughout the stadium, including the entertainment hours.

What if I feel unsafe at an event/in the area, is there a protocol to get help. 

Yes, there will be staff members and security personnel on-site to help you with any need throughout the event.

Will there be medical services on site?

Yes, there will be several medical stations around the stadium and medics available on site that can be present at any part of the stadium. You will be able to locate them through the map on the VeeCon app as first aid stations.

Can I bring insulin or other medical-related items or supplies?

You can bring your insulin and other medical-related items or supplies.

What are prohibited items?

The following items are not permitted to be carried into U.S. Bank Stadium.

  • Any bag larger than 12” x 6” x 12”
  • Hard-sided containers or coolers, suitcases, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, luggage of any kind
  • Tripods, monopods and selfie sticks
  • Glass, cans, aluminum bottles or thermoses of any kind*
  • Laser pens/pointers
  • Umbrellas
  • Firearms, knives or weapons of any kind
  • Illegal drugs or substances
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Signs, banners, or flags on poles, staffs or selfie sticks
  • Televisions
  • Animals (except service animals to aid persons with disabilities)
  • Air horns, whistles, cowbells or other distracting noisemaker
  • Projectiles (i.e.: Frisbees, beach balls, footballs, etc.)
  • Aerosol cans (i.e.: mace, pepper spray, hairspray, etc.)
  • Fireworks, confetti or glitter
  • Balloons
  • Use of wheeled footwear, skateboards, hoverboards and Segway

Food & Drinks

What food and drink will be available at VeeCon? 

Yes, we will be offering complimentary breakfast and coffee on Friday and Saturday morning, with a final brunch on Sunday morning.  In addition, there will also be a large selection of food and drink options available through venue concessions, food trucks and activations. Stay tuned for more information as we get closer to the event.

 

Will there be vegetarian food at VeeCon?

Dietary requirements including vegan, gluten free and vegetarian will be catered for.

 

Will there be alcoholic drinks at VeeCon?

Yes, there will be alcoholic beverages at VeeCon. You will need to be able to provide a valid ID which is at the complete discretion of U.S. Bank Stadium. VeeCon organizers cannot dispute any decisions made directly by the venue or venue security. Alcohol will be available from 5 pm onwards until the event closes at 9 pm.

 

Are the happy hours included? 

Yes, you will be able to enjoy the complimentary happy hour and snacks organized on Friday and Saturday between 5pm and 7pm. Stay tuned on the VeeCon app for more details.

Photo & Video Policy

Can I bring my camera equipment?

Guests are welcome to bring still cameras for personal use at VeeCon. Tripods, mono pods, “selfie sticks’ ‘ and cameras with a lens longer than 6” (detachable or non-detachable) will NOT be permitted into the stadium.

Please note that you are not allowed to live stream or capture talks and performances in their entirety to protect the intellectual property of Veecon and the experience.

Services

Is there good reception in the stadium? 

Yes, there will be robust cellular reception and Wi-Fi at the stadium.

 

Will there be Wifi at VeeCon?

Yes, U.S. Bank Stadium will offer free Wi-Fi for guests. The Wi-Fi name is #USBANKSTADIUM

 

Will there be charging stations?

Thanks to Chipotle, there are charging stations located throughout the stadium, so guests are able to recharge their mobile devices and stay connected while at the event.

 

Where can I breastfeed my child? 

US Banks Stadium offers nursing mothers Mamava Lactation Suites to breastfeed comfortably. Each Mamava Suite is powered with interior dual plug outlets, interior lighting, a USB port, seating, and additional supplies.

Please visit the Guest Services desk if you require any additional assistance.

 

Are there designated spots for people with wheelchairs and other mobility devices to sit?

Yes, there will be clearly marked signs for the areas designated at all the stages. You can also find designated spots in the main stadium bleachers.

 

Are there places where we can take a private call? Is there a place where we can work?

Yes, there will be designated areas to rest and work around the stadium. You can book a spot at the Boardroom Bleachers to work or set up a meeting. This is a great space for meetings and you have a fantastic view of all the action!

 

Are e-cigs or vape pens allowed? 

U.S. Bank Stadium is a completely non-smoking facility. All guests are prohibited from smoking (including electronic cigarettes, vaporizers or similar products) inside of the stadium and outside of the stadium within the security perimeter at any time.

 

Is there an area for smokers to convene at the stadium?

U.S. Bank Stadium is a completely non-smoking facility. All guests are prohibited from smoking (including electronic cigarettes, vaporizers or similar products) inside of the stadium and outside of the stadium within the security perimeter at any time.

 

Will there be a Lost and Found? 

Yes, guests who have lost their items at U.S Banks Stadium during Veecon are encouraged to visit one of the Guest Services Stations located within the stadium on the main concourse during the event. Items that have been found are turned into these locations during events.

 

Are there Baby Changing Stations

Yes, changing stations can be found in all public restrooms throughout U.S. Bank Stadium; kindly look for Family Restrooms.

Animal Policy

Are there any animal policies?                                                                          

Certified service animals and service animals-in-training are welcome within the U.S. Bank Stadium. All other animals are prohibited. For more information you can check out the U.S. Bank Stadium website: ADA.

Participating at VeeCon

Do you need any volunteers at VeeCon? How do I sign up?

Yes, we do need volunteers for VeeCon! You can apply to volunteer at VeeCon using the following form.

 

I am a journalist. How can I get media credentials?

Kindly submit your Media Credentials request here

 

How can I be a speaker?

We have a full line up of speakers planned, but if you would like to speak or nominate a speaker we should consider, please email us at speakers@veecon.co. 

Who do I get permission from to film my session or event at VeeCon?

Please note that you are not allowed to live stream or capture talks and performances in their entirety to protect the intellectual property of Veecon and the experience.

Recording Notice

VeeCon 2022 Recording Notice: 

VeeCon 2022 will be recorded, photographed, live streamed and published on social media and other platforms.  By attending VeeCon 2022 you will be consenting to having your image, appearance and voice recorded, photographed, live streamed and/or published in real time (“Recordings”), which includes giving us your consent to use of the Recordings, along with your name and social media account names, in any and all media and for any purpose perpetually.