Seoul, South Korea, June 23, 2022 — Korea Blockchain Week 2022 (KBW2022) is holding its first dwell occasion for the reason that daybreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, lastly bringing essentially the most revered leaders within the blockchain area to Seoul, on August 7-14, 2022.
KBW2022 will happen within the coronary heart of Seoul on the InterContinental Grand Seoul Parnas between August Seventh-14th. Hosted by FactBlock and co-hosted by Hashed in partnership with ROK Capital, the extremely anticipated occasion will see many audio system from main L1 ecosystems, dApps, video games and enterprise funds.
The 80+ audio system confirmed embrace Anatoly Yakovenko, founding father of Solana; Sandeep Nailwal, co-founder of Polygon; Yat Siu from Animoca Manufacturers; Kevin Seqniqi from Ava Labs; Alex Svanevik, CEO of Nansen; Illia Polosukhin, co-founder of NEAR; Robbie Ferguson, co-founder of Immutable X; Jason Choi, founding father of Blockcrunch in addition to many different representatives from main video games, corporations and enterprise funds. The complete, up to date checklist will be discovered at Korea Blockchain Week.
The schedule contains two packed days of speeches on two levels referred to as BLOCK and HASH. Members will be capable of study and change new concepts on the way forward for NFTs, DeFi, infrastructure, and crypto funding. The speeches might be adopted by quite a few networking dinners and events hosted by the occasion organizers and sponsors. Seoul FESTA, a world competition for lovers of Korean tradition, presents an fascinating interlude on August 10.
The primary occasion will shut simply earlier than the Formula E World Championship on August 13-14th, the primary time this competitors lands within the streets of Seoul. The 2022 World DJ Pageant will open the E-Prix with music from the very best worldwide artists.
“For years, South Korea has been the hub of innovation and its ongoing ardour and curiosity for cryptocurrency and blockchain expertise current a plethora of alternatives for the worldwide world,” stated Seonik Jeon, founding father of FactBlock and Korea Blockchain Week. “We’re thrilled to open our doorways to Korea Blockchain Week, a platform the place entrepreneurs, traders and pioneers can collaborate and develop beneath one roof.”
“We’re very excited to carry the primary dwell Korea Blockchain Week ever for the reason that pandemic struck,” stated Edward Hong, Head of Platform at Hashed. “This 12 months, KBW presents the right combine between enterprise and change of concepts, adopted by wonderful alternatives for networking.”
The occasion’s official media companions embrace MarketAcross, Cointelegraph, Yahoo Finance and others. Just a few sponsorship and media companion slots stay forward of the occasion, in addition to the chance to throw official side events.
FactBlock is a number one blockchain consulting arm centered on accelerating blockchain adoption by connecting international corporations to the Korean market. Since 2018, FactBlock has hosted the yearly Korea Blockchain Week with the purpose of bringing collectively the best minds from throughout the globe to exhibit the transformative potential of cryptocurrency and blockchain expertise. With years of expertise and experience, FactBlock is widely known as one of many prime blockchain media consulting corporations in Korea.
Hashed is a world enterprise fund centered on backing founders pioneering the way forward for blockchain and cryptocurrency. Led by serial entrepreneurs and engineers, Hashed is expediting international blockchain adoption by way of strategic investments and group constructing. Based mostly in Seoul, San Francisco, Singapore, and Bangalor, Hashed has cultivated industry-defining web3 founders.