Korea Blockchain Week to Hold First Live Event in Seoul After Covid Disruption

June 23, 2022 – Seoul, South Korea


Korea Blockchain Week 2022 (KBW2022) is holding its first live event since the dawn of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, finally bringing together the most respected leaders in blockchain in Seoul from August 7-14, 2022.

KBW2022 will take place in the heart of Seoul at the InterContinental Grand Seoul Parnas from August 7-14. Organized by FactBlock and co-hosted by Hashed in partnership with ROK Capital, the highly anticipated event will see many speakers from leading Layer 1 ecosystems, DApps, games and venture capital funds.

The more than 80 confirmed speakers include Anatoly Yakovenko, founder of Solana, Sandeep Nailwal, co-founder of Polygon, Yat Siu of Animoca Brands, Kevin Seqniqi of Ava Labs, Alex Svanevik, CEO of Nansen, Illia Polosukhin, co-founder from NEAR, Robbie Ferguson, co-founder of Immutable X and Jason Choi, founder of Blockcrunch as well as many other representatives from leading games, companies and venture capital funds. The full updated list can be found at Korea Blockchain Week.

The program includes two packed days of speeches on two stages called BLOCK and HASH. Attendees will be able to learn and exchange new ideas on the future of NFTs, DeFi, infrastructure and crypto investments. The speeches will be followed by a number of dinners and networking evenings hosted by the event organizers and sponsors. Seoul FESTA, a global festival for lovers of Korean culture, offers an interesting interlude on August 10.

The main event will end just before the Formula E World Championship on August 13-14 the first time this competition lands on the streets of Seoul. The World DJ Festival 2022 will open the E-Prix with music from top international artists.

Seonik Jeon, Founder of FactBlock and Korea Blockchain Week, said:

“For years, South Korea has been the hub of innovation, and its continued passion and interest in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology presents a plethora of opportunities for the global world. We are excited to open our doors to Korea Blockchain Week, a platform where entrepreneurs, investors, and pioneers can collaborate and grow under one roof.

Edward Hong, Head of Platform at Hashed, said:

“We are very excited to hold Korea’s first live blockchain week since the pandemic began. This year, KBW offers the perfect mix of business and the exchange of ideas, followed by excellent networking opportunities.

Official media partners for the event include MarketAcross, Cointelegraph, Yahoo Finance and others. A few sponsorship slots and media partners stay ahead of the event, along with the ability to hold official side events.

About FactBlock

FactBlock is a leading blockchain consulting arm focused on accelerating blockchain adoption by connecting global businesses to the Korean market. Since 2018, FactBlock has held Korea Blockchain Week every year with the aim of bringing together the greatest minds from around the world to demonstrate the transformative potential of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. With years of experience and expertise, FactBlock is widely recognized as one of the best blockchain media consulting companies in Korea.

About hashing

Hashed is a global venture capital fund focused on supporting founders pioneering the future of blockchain and cryptocurrency. Led by serial entrepreneurs and engineers, Hashed is accelerating global blockchain adoption through strategic investments and community building. Based in Seoul, San Francisco, Singapore, and Bangalore, Hashed has nurtured industry-defining Web 3.0 founders.

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