LuxTag takes part in World Blockchain Summit 2019
Last week, LuxTag® attended World Blockchain Summit 2019 in Kuala Lumpur where both CEO Rene Bernard and CFO Faeez M Noor were invited to speak. For this special occasion, members of the LuxTag team including Sami Abuzarifa, Head of Marketing, Adam Mashrique, Chief Innovation Officer and Coralie Lacassagne, Marketing Analyst tagged along to show support and represent LuxTag.
The event kicked off on February 27th and LuxTag CEO, Rene Bernard, took part in a panel discussion about ‘The Legal and Regulatory Landscape of Blockchain in Malaysia and Asia’. For this occasion, he was accompanied by other blockchain experts and notably, Mr. Stan Singh-Jit (Senior Councilor at PIKOM and Founder / Principal Consultant at IronHorse Asia Sdn Bhd) who kindly used LuxTag as an example to reinforce his argument on the implementation of blockchain.
Then, Mr. Bernard presented his views on ‘Blockchain – A moonshot enabler – Technology: Real-world applications of Blockchain technology’ before officially announcing LuxTag’s collaboration with Dagang Net to offer blockchain-based eServices.
On the second day of the event, LuxTag’s CFO, Faeez M Noor participated in a panel discussion on ‘Blockchain Adoption for Enterprise’ alongside other key players from Asia including Calvin Ngo from Consensys, Fadhlan Nik Abdul Aziz from Petronas and Jasmine N from NEM foundation.
About World Blockchain Summit
Organized by Trescon, World Blockchain Summit is described as ‘a global series of elite gatherings that take place in 10+ destinations across the world’. After several successful editions in Dubai, India, Mauritius and many more, Trescon brought WBS to Kuala Lumpur for the first time. The event is meant to connect key players in the blockchain community such as government authorities, emerging startups, IT leaders, investors and technology experts…. Throughout the event, enterprise and government use-cases, inspirational keynotes, tech talks, and panels discussions took place to discuss the practical implementation of blockchain in today’s world.
‘An astonishing event! Whoever is active in the blockchain sector in Malaysia was there. And, whoever wants to become involved, connected nicely and mingled alongside the experts.’ – Rene Bernard about WBS
We look forward to attending the second WBS edition in Kuala Lumpur!
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