Romania Blockchain Summit promises to be one of the most important conferences dedicated to innovative technologies in the South-Eastern European region, bringing together the public sector, political decision-makers, developers, researchers, global entrepreneurs, leaders, and innovators.
The event is organized under the high patronage of the Romanian Ministry of Communications and Information Society, together with the representatives of the Blockchain industry and with the participation of the European Blockchain Observatory and Forum.
The purpose of this summit is to:
- Debate and identify the most important issues and use cases of Blockchain technology;
- Match the demand with the offer of projects developed on the basis of Blockchain technology;
- Provide a platform for networking and business matchings leading to new partnerships that will generate new successful projects in the Blockchain industry.
- Develop the dialogue between the government officials, regulators and the private sector in the blockchain area;
- Promote the skills, experience, and knowledge of the Romanian Blockchain experts;
- Exchange information and expertise between highly experienced investors and entrepreneurs in the blockchain area.
World-renowned guests, leading technologists, founders of blockchain enterprises, regulators and blockchain enthusiasts are invited to join the extraordinary gathering at the iconic Romanian Palace of Parliament, in Bucharest, from June 21st to the 22nd, to experience unrivaled networking opportunities with professionals across every aspect of the industry.
Alexandru Petrescu, Minister of Communications and Information Society in the Romanian Government, stated,
“Now is the right time to launch a comprehensive debate on our forward-looking vision on the blockchain technology’s capacity to shape our lives, transform our businesses across multiple industries and bring us closer together. We must encourage and support innovative technologies that we can join with trust, in our efforts of securing peer to peer transfer of digital assets and also of finding new applications and uses that impraove our everyday lives and the competitiveness of our businesses.”
Armand Domuța, President of the Romanian Blockchain Association, declared,
“We stand at the precipice of great changes in the human society. Blockchain is not just a technology, it is a new way of connecting people, creating a radically new and innovative economy and society. And Romania, due to its unique advantages in human resources, IT tradition and infrastructure, cannot sit idle and watch. We must assume a bold position as pioneers and innovators, as regional leaders in the rising blockchain industry. To empower progress, we must stand together, with a united voice and communicate the advantages that blockchain technology brings to so many local industries. Our mission, at the Romanian Blockchain Association, is to educate the public, to foster the development of a local blockchain community and to become the leading voice in the dialogue with the regulators.”
The event is set to gather and disseminate valuable knowledge and insights, as Bucharest is home to an innovative start-up environment and a strong blockchain and crypto community.
Attending startups and entrepreneurs will also have the chance to introduce their business to some of the region’s leading investors and investment funds. Experienced investors will also be in the jury evaluating and awarding the most promising blockchain startups in the Pitch Competition.
Apart from the plenary sessions that guests are welcome to attend, Romania Blockchain Summit also provides several parallel sessions per day, for which ticket holders can express preference during the online registration process.
Tickets for the Romanian Blockchain Summit can be purchased via Eventbrite. Special packages are available for sponsors, Association members and exhibit partners.
Asia’s Digital Assets Giant, ZB Exchange, Goes Big in New York
Servicing the digital assets space since early 2013, ZB Exchange is one of the world’s first and largest cryptocurrency trading platforms. For six years, ZB Exchange has built a reputation for innovation and security in markets like Korea, China, Japan, and Southeast Asia but this week saw ZB Exchange unveil a new, broader reaching strategy.
ZB Exchange was heavily present at the 5th annual New York Blockchain Week, the world’s largest gathering of blockchain leaders, projects, regulators and venture capital. On May 14th, the exchange co-organized the “Consensus Night” event held at the end of the second day of the Consensus blockchain conference. There, a focus on expansion to new markets such as the Americas and Europe was highlighted. Aurora Wong, Vice President of the parent ZB Group spoke saying,
“Our products, our models, enjoy the advantage of time and maturation… 2019 and beyond is about making sure our proprietary products are more widely available.”
International teams, investment programs, and the launch of a new marketing campaign were all announced with the company’s philosophy embodied in the expression, “Your Market, Your Way.” ZB Exchange also detailed a robust Ambassador Program initiative that includes both online and offline meetups as well as community created content opportunities.
During “Consensus Night,” ZB Exchange led a panel dedicated to discussing the trends and challenges that lie ahead for tokenized assets. Director of Business Development, Jesse Johnson, moderated with panelists including leadership from Tokenmania, ChainDD, and Blockforce Capital.
The final day of New York Blockchain Week saw ZB Group celebrate by revealing their upgraded English-based website. The demonstration highlighted how the dashboard is built for both the newcomer and sophisticated trader alike with tools like spot and margin trading, an OTC order desk, and crypto-based lending.
At the unveiling, Aurora commented,
“Since the year’s beginning, there has been so much activity leading up to this week. Our staff of over 400 is now more diverse than ever with newly dedicated teams in New York, Sao Paulo, Singapore and more to come.”
Established in 2013, ZB Exchange is the flagship of ZB Group, offering a track record of perfect security, deep liquidity, and the strictest listing standards.
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