TEAMZ Blockchain Summit Tokyo 2019

On the 6th and 7th of Apil 2019, our Dato’ Simon Lim and Ms Chew Sin Chi travelled to Toranomon Hills in Tokyo, Japan to attend TEAMZ Blockchain Summit organised by TEAMZ Inc, one of the leading organiser in Japan.

The historic event drew in over thirty visionary speakers in blockchain industry and thousands of people all over the world to dedicate to the business of blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT). The aim of the summit was to unite traditional finance with the blockchain technology and to create a sustainable and symbiotic financial-technology-driven ecosystem.

The summit started with CEO of Litecoin Haus and director of Litecoin, Franklyn Richards with his outstanding opening speech shared his views on the value of blockchain, the purpose behind the use of blockchain technology and how it can improve existing industries primarily on the financial services. The key highlight of the summit was by Motoaki Nishiwaki, Microsoft Japan, Shinichiro Isago, LINE Corporation, Yasuaki Matsumoto, Fujitsu Research Institute, Masato Ohashi, Oracle Corporation Japan, Tsuyoshi Hirayama, IMB Japan and moderated by Michimasa Naka, Founder of Boardwalk Capital. This fantastic panel was a step forward for blockchain having representatives from five different and biggest corporations in Japan. The panellists spoke about the progression of blockchain and mainstreaming the usage of this incredible technology.

Apart from attending and participating in the panel discussions, both our Dato’ Simon and Ms Chew had successfully strategize the collaboration with TEAMZ for their upcoming Blockchain Summit on the 13th and 14th June 2019 in Kuala Lumpur.