Seoul, South Korea, June 23, 2022 – Korea Blockchain Week 2022 (KBW2022) will host its first live event since the dawn of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 and will finally bring the most respected leaders in the block chain to Seoul on August 7-14, 2022.
KBW2022 will be held in the heart of Seoul at the InterContinental Grand Seoul Parnas from 7 to 14. August. The highly anticipated event, hosted by FactBlock and co-hosted by Hashed with ROK Capital, will see many speakers from leading L1 ecosystems, dAps, games and hedge funds.
More than 80 confirmed speakers include Anatoly Yakovenko, founder of Solana; Sandeep Nailwal, one of the founders of Polygon; From Yat Siu Animoca Brands; Kevin Seqniqi from Ava Labs; Alex Svanevik, CEO of Nansen; Illia Polosukhin, one of the founders of NEAR; Robbie Ferguson, one of the founders of Immutable X; Jason Choi, founder of Blockcrunch and many other representatives of leading games, companies and private equity funds. The full updated list can be found at Korean Block Chain Week.
The program includes two filled talk days on two stages called BLOCK and HASH. Participants can learn and exchange new ideas about the future of NFT, DeFin, infrastructure and cryptographic investments. The speeches will be followed by several networking dinners and celebrations hosted by the event organizers and sponsors. Seoul FESTA, a global festival for lovers of Korean culture, offers an interesting intermediary on August 10th.
The main event closes just before Formula E World Championship 13.-14. August, for the first time this race lands on the streets of Seoul. The 2022 World DJ Festival will open the E-Prix with music from the best international artists.
“South Korea has been a center of innovation for years, and its continued passion and interest in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology offers numerous opportunities for the global world,” said Seonik Jeon, founder of FactBlock and Korea Blockchain Week. “We are excited to open the doors to Korea Blockchain Week, a platform where entrepreneurs, investors and pioneers can collaborate and grow under one roof.”
“We are very excited to host the first live Korean Blockchain Week after the pandemic broke out,” said Edward Hong, director of the Hashed platform. “This year, KBW offers the perfect combination of business and exchange of ideas, followed by excellent networking opportunities.”
The official media partners for the event are MarketAcross, Cointelegraph, Yahoo Finance and others. There are a few sponsorship and media partner locations ahead and a chance to throw official side events.
FactBlock is a leading block chain consulting unit focused on accelerating the deployment of block chains by connecting global companies to the Korean market. Since 2018, FactBlock has hosted the annual Korean Blockchain Week, which aims to bring together the world’s top minds to showcase the transformative potential of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. With years of experience and expertise, FactBlock is widely known as one of the best blockchain media consulting companies in Korea.
Hashed is a global hedge fund focused on supporting the future pioneers of the blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Led by serial entrepreneurs and engineers, Hashed is accelerating the global deployment of block chains through strategic investment and community building. Located in Seoul, San Francisco, Singapore and Bangalore, Hashed has grown the industry-leading web3 founders.
h/t – CryptoGlobe