Based in China, a non-profit research institution focusing on blockchain technology, Wanxiang Blockchain Labs announced that it is going to hold the 7th Global Blockchain Summit from September 14-15 in Shanghai. The event will be telecasted on the Internet to attract blockchain enthusiasts around the world. Free registration for the online telecasting can be done soon at the official website: https://www.blockchainlabs.org/week2021/home.
Hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs, the Global Blockchain Summit started in 2015 and has been conducted for 7 years. It has grown into an influential blockchain fiesta in Asia and beyond.
The event is well-renowned for bringing global blockchain investors, experts and entrepreneurs all under a single roof. Chief Scientist of Wanxiang Blockchain Labs and Founder of Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, Co-found and CTO of Stellar, Jed McCaleb, Founder of Polkadot, Gavin Wood, Inventor of Smart Contract, Nick Szabo, Founder of Cosmos, Jae Kwon and other blockchain investors shared their experience and expressed their thoughts on the industry and at the previous Summit.
Under the theme of Digital Transformation, this year the Summit will concentrate on the convergence of blockchain and other digital technologies like AI, IoT and 5G. Further, it will focus on its value in empowering the digitalization of our economy, life and society.
There will be two warm-up activities before the Summit. Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon will invite talented developers around the world from August to September 12, 2021. This will be done to explore the value of blockchain and its collaboration with other digital technologies. To nurture an ambiance of in-depth and dynamic communication, September 13 will be marked as the Open Day for fellow companies to present their technologies and projects and the audience to explore more exciting opportunities.