Japan Blockchain Conference(JBC) Tokyo 2018 was taken place at Tokyo International Forum in late last month.
Japan’s SBI Holdings CEO Yoshitaka Kitao made a keynote speech with a title on The Challenge of SBI Holdings with the Blockchain Revolution.
JBC had 100 experts and exhibitors, along with a total visitor of 10,000 during the event.
Meanwhile, major blockchain projects such as Centrality and EOS participated in the event as an exhibitor.
Centrality, the decentralized community platform operator, recently announced a partnership with Asian companies such as Japan-based IoT company Jasmy and China-based consumer powerhouse Infinvison, according to its latest blog.
EOS’ Brian Mehler was also at the stage with his speech on introducing EOS VC providing capital investments to projects building with the EOSIO blockchain software.
Block.one, a blockchain software developer of EOSIO, has formed a USD 200m JV fund, EOS Global, for making strategic investments in Asia-focused projects which use EOSIO, according to its announcement in this April .
General Incorporated Association Global Blockchain Council organised JBC event.
JBC 2019 will be also planned to be taken place at Pacifico Yokohama- Kanagawa in 30-31 January 2019, according to its published documents.
by Genta Nakanishi