Inside Bitcoins is back to Hong Kong as the city is going to hold the event on May 14-15, 2015. Thus, continuing the largest Bitcoin event series worldwide, the people behind Inside Bitcoins are now planning to hold the two-day event in Hong Kong again this year. However, this time special focus will be on Blockchain tech in Asia.
The official announcement from Inside Bitcoins says that the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center is going to hold the event. It will serve as the stage for numerous conference sessions, keynotes, and exhibits from the companies leading the Blockchain revolution. Industry experts and renowned Bitcoin entrepreneurs are expected to participate at the event.
Confirmed speakers include Scott Bambacigno, Vice President, AlphaPoint; Jehan Chu, Bitcoin Investor/Evangelist & Founder, Ethereum HK Meetup Group; Arthur Hayes, Co-Founder and CEO, BitMex (Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange); Juan Llanos, EVP of Strategic Partnerships & Chief Transparency Officer, Bitreserve.org.
Additionally, Leonhard Weese, President, Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong is also a confirmed speaker at the Hong Kong Inside Bitcoins. Hong Kong is emerging as a hub for Bitcoin, a lot of Bitcoin related businesses are coming up in the city. Asia represents 60% of the world’s population and 20% of the world’s economy, Hong Kong has every potential for that as well.
The organizers of the Inside Bitcoins at Hong Kong realize that there is enormous potential for the Bitcoin industry in the region. Whereas China has been the primary driver of global Bitcoin activity with a recent Goldman Sach’s report stating that 80% of Bitcoin trading is conducted in Chinese Yuan, other regional economies are not far behind.
Nonetheless, Inside Bitcoins Hong Kong attendees are going to have extraordinary opportunity to learn from leading experts and thought leaders. There will be a panel of local Bitcoin entrepreneurs on Asian cryptocurrency markets and what local entrepreneurs expect from the regulators or local associations such as the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong.
Attendees have Golden Opportunity to Learn from Experts
Regarding the preliminary agenda, the organizers of Inside Bitcoin claim, it is set to cover important regional trends with potential global ramifications. For instance, whereas it will talk about emerging Issues in Regulatory Compliance and Law Enforcement Efforts, it will also talk about what Bitcoin could learn from the shifting financial industry in China.
Similarly, there will be talks on local scene and local issues vis-à-vis Bitcoin. Several session topics will be held that will provide coverage to the shifting financial landscape in China, investing in Bitcoin 2.0 and Blockchain startups, current mining challenges, Blockchain distributed applications, international compliance, mass adoption, etc.
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