October 4, 2019
BINARYSTAR and Asia Blockchain Review are organizing Unblock Tokyo: Ecosystem Fast Track on October 5th – Ginza, Tokyo, in a major gathering of all-star developers to shed light on the latest developments in the industry and exclusive project updates for the blockchain and crypto community.
Unblock Tokyo is set to become the largest gathering of blockchain innovators, representing the top 40 most influential blockchain companies from around the world. The event is about blockchain and crypto landscape, welcome all players and members of the blockchain and crypto community in Japan and beyond to discuss what the future holds for the industry and how to prepare for what’s to come.
For the first time, the minds behind Cosmos, OmiseGO, MakerDAO, Blockstack, Harmony, Ontology, Dapp.com, RSK and NEO will together spotlight the latest project updates and ambitious roadmaps, while sharing their insights into the most pressing topics of the crypto and blockchain industry, such as the evolving STO landscape in Japan and Asia as well as the rise of Decentralized Finance.
The state of blockchain and cryptocurrency in Japan has come a long way, with regulators initiating a regulatory sandbox for emerging technologies and issuing operating licenses for 19 digital asset exchanges. On the business side, 100 Japanese manufacturers have joined forces to share critical production data on a blockchain platform, in a bid to elevate the entire Japanese manufacturing industry.
BINARYSTAR Japan and Asia Blockchain Review are seizing this opportunity to discuss current affairs in Asia and the future of the blockchain industry. Join us in October for the culmination of several occurrences in the flagship event: Unblock Tokyo.
Confirmed Speaker Line-up:
Cosmos, OmiseGO, MakerDAO, Harmony, Ontology, Blockstack, RSK, Dapp.com…
Venue: BINARYSTAR – 11F, Kiraritoginza, 1-8-19, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 104-0061, Japan
Date: October 5th, 2019
9:00AM – 9:30AM: Registration & coffee
9:30AM – 9:40AM: Opening Remarks to Unblock: Tokyo -Yuji Akaba, BINARYSTAR Advisor and Incubation Manager
9:40AM – 10:00AM: NEO: Ecosystem Development- John Wang, NEO EcoGrowth Lead
10:00AM – 10:20AM: EEA
10:20AM – 10:45AM: Fireside chat with COSMOS
10:45AM – 11:05AM: OmiseGO
11:05AM – 11:25AM: Animoca Brands
11:25AM – 12:30PM: Lunch break
12:30PM – 12:50PM: MakerDAO: An open source, bank free monetary ecosystem -Gustav Arentoft, MakerDAO Business Development Manager
12:50PM – 13:10PM: RSK: Building the Future on Bitcoin – Henry Sraigman, RSK South East Asia Director
13:10PM – 13:35PM: Panel discussion: De-Fi
13:35PM – 13:55PM: Ontology: Ticket to Noah’s Ark – Ontology’s Solution to Overcoming the Barriers of Ecosystem Growth – Andy Ji, Ontology Co-founder
13:55PM – 14:15PM: Dapp.com
14:15PM – 14:45PM: Networking break
14:45PM – 15:05PM: Band Protocol: Use Cases of Decentralized Oracle on Mass Smart Contract Adoption -Soravis Srinawakoon, Band Protocol CEO and Co-founder
15:05PM – 15:25PM: Blockstack
15:25PM – 15:50PM: Panel discussion: The future of Blockchain Protocols and Platforms
15:50PM – 16:10PM: Harmony: Bring Blockchain Research to Production for Billions – Stephen Tse, CEO of Harmony
16:10PM – 16:30PM: Coinstreet: Opportunities and Challenges of STO – Samson Lee, Coinstreet Founder & CEO
16:30PM – 16:55PM: Panel discussion: The STO situation in Japan and Asia
16:55PM – 17:15PM: Infinity Blockchain Labs
17:15PM: Late Networking Party
BINARYSTAR is the largest Japanese Blockchain Business Hub, bringing together the best startups and the world’s largest corporations. BINARYSTAR’s goal is to embrace innovation within a partner business strategy in a structural way. We help companies create and support corporate venture teams (corporate startups) that are developing new business concepts outside their core business.
Asia Blockchain Review is the largest initiative for media and community building in Asia for blockchain technology. ABR aims to connect all blockchain enthusiasts on a regional scale, facilitating the technological underpinnings of blockchain through a range of group discussions, technical workshops, conferences, and consulting programs.