SINGAPORE, April 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crypto Expo Asia , one of the region’s leading crypto conferences and exhibitions, today announced partnerships with the Asia Blockchain Association ( ABA ), Asia Blockchain Gaming Alliance ( ABGA ), Asosiasi Blockchain Indonesia ( ABI ), Singapore Fintech Association ( SFA ), and the Singapore University of Social Sciences Node for Inclusive FinTech Blockchain Security Alliance ( SUSS NiFT ) to bolster collaboration with leading industry groups and offer preferential rates to association members. This second edition of Crypto Expo Asia will take place from 7 – 8 June at Singapore’s iconic Marina Bay Sands Expo.
The event also unveiled its latest line-up of headline speakers, which include Hayden Hughes, Co-Founder and CEO of Alpha Impact ; Sidney Macdessi, Head of Institutional Sales at Cake DeFi ; Peter Sumer, COO of BITmarkets ; Igneus Terrenus, Head of Communications & Business Development at the Mantle Network by BitDAO ; Giulio Xiloyannis, CEO of Pixelmon ; Chen Zhuling, CEO and Founder of RockX ; Pradeep Goel, Founder & CEO of Solve.Care ; renowned blockchain strategist and thought leader, Anndy Lian; and more.
Michael Xuan, Director, Crypto Expo Asia, said: “Amid calls for greater regulatory oversight around crypto, it is apparent that now is the time for open dialogue between companies, developers, investors, and governments, to chart the way forward. As with all bleeding-edge developments, intra-industry collaboration is critical to advancing the entire blockchain and crypto ecosystem, ensuring it evolves in a sustainable and responsible manner without stymieing innovation.”
Speakers and panellists at Crypto Expo Asia will address key trends shaping the global Web3 and crypto industry, including artificial intelligence, central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), Web3 regulation, blockchain gaming, and what this will ultimately mean for an industry that has undergone scrutiny and seismic change over the last few months.
“With more businesses trying to navigate the metaverse, we are pleased to announce the inaugural Web3 Expo Asia Summit, a sub-event under the auspices of Crypto Expo Asia. This first summit will introduce pilot sessions for metaverse and NFT-specific panels and discussions,” added Michael.
Shawn Tham, Co-Chairman, Asia Blockchain Association, said: “The industry’s recent trials have shown just how important it is for the community to engage in productive discourse, and conferences such as Crypto Expo Asia provide a platform for discussion. Driving conversations and facilitating solutions to the industry’s most pressing issues is part of the ABA’s raison d’être, and we look forward to the ideas and solutions that will emerge from the conference this year.”
Ahead of what is shaping up to be the definitive return for one of Asia’s most exciting crypto industry events, Crypto Expo Asia has already seen major crypto players including ABX , BEOSIN , BITmarkets , Coinstore , and PurpleFi pledge their support for the event.
Organised by international exhibitions and conference company, HQMENA , Crypto Expo Asia is the second crypto-focused event of the HQMENA calendar, following the highly successful second run for Crypto Expo Dubai which ran from 8 – 9 March 2023. This year’s Crypto Expo Dubai drew over 4,000 attendees and welcomed representatives from the Blockchain Founders Fund , Chainalysis , Nexo , and more.
Interested sponsors, partners, and speakers for Crypto Expo Asia are encouraged to visit the website for more information: https://cryptoexpoasia.com/ .
About Crypto Expo Asia
Crypto Expo Asia is the premier event for the global crypto ecosystem in Asia, creating an integral platform for the industry to connect and exchange ideas. Attendees gain valuable insight into the global crypto ecosystem and are given a chance to exchange ideas with established thought leaders.
Topics discussed include the future of the blockchain-based economy and the possible impacts on industry and society, while attendees are among the first to know about market movements, partnerships and product launches. Crypto Expo Asia is an unrivalled global meeting place for like-minded entrepreneurs, industry insiders and investors.
For more information, visit: https://cryptoexpoasia.com/
Anndy Lian is an early blockchain adopter and experienced serial entrepreneur who is known for his work in the government sector. He is a best selling book author- “NFT: From Zero to Hero” and “Blockchain Revolution 2030”.
Currently, he is appointed as the Chief Digital Advisor at Mongolia Productivity Organization, championing national digitization. Prior to his current appointments, he was the Chairman of BigONE Exchange, a global top 30 ranked crypto spot exchange and was also the Advisory Board Member for Hyundai DAC, the blockchain arm of South Korea’s largest car manufacturer Hyundai Motor Group. Lian played a pivotal role as the Blockchain Advisor for Asian Productivity Organisation (APO), an intergovernmental organization committed to improving productivity in the Asia-Pacific region.
An avid supporter of incubating start-ups, Anndy has also been a private investor for the past eight years. With a growth investment mindset, Anndy strategically demonstrates this in the companies he chooses to be involved with. He believes that what he is doing through blockchain technology currently will revolutionise and redefine traditional businesses. He also believes that the blockchain industry has to be “redecentralised”.