Seoul, South Korea, June 2, 2022, Chainwire
After Years of Collaboration, FactBlock, Hashed, ROK Capital and MarketAcross Partner to Bring Back the Biggest Crypto Event in Asia
marketcrossThe world’s leading blockchain PR and marketing firm has been appointed the Official Global Media Partner for Korea Blockchain Week (KBW), Asia’s leading blockchain event. With this partnership, MarketAcross will manage marketing and PR efforts before and after the event, bring in keynote speakers and help raise the profile of the prestigious event around the world.
KBW2022 will take place between August 7-12 at the Intercontinental Grand Seoul Parnasse in the center of Seoul. Hosted by FactBlock and co-hosted by Hashed in partnership with ROK Capital, the much-anticipated in-person event is making a comeback after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19.
Seonik Jean, Founder of FactBlock and Korea Blockchain Week, said that “Since we haven’t held Korea Blockchain Week for the past two years due to COVID-19, I am particularly excited and have high hopes for this year’s upcoming event. Furthermore, I believe that adding MarketAcross, a global leading marketing company, as our Official Partner will help unlock the full potential of Korea Blockchain Week and add tremendous value to the event.
At KBW2022 key players, evangelists and business leaders from the global crypto industry will discuss blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, DeFi, NFT, Metaverse, Web3, GameFi, and more. Past speakers at KBW have included Nick Szabo, Vitalik Buterin, Adam Back, Sam Bankman-Fried, Silvio Mikali, Michael Novogratz, Changpeng ‘CZ’ Zhao, Gavin Wood, Sergei Nazarov, Sebastian Borget and others.
Edward Hong, Head of Platform at Hashed, said that “the power of the community lies in the sharing of insights and opportunities. Korea Blockchain Week is a festival and a community designed to allow people to learn, connect and have fun in the heart of Seoul. With our trusted partner MarketAcross, Korea Blockchain Week will once again shine a light on the crypto community.”
Itai Elizur, Managing Partner of MarketAcross, concluded that “It is great to be back at Korea Blockchain Week, after a two-year holiday. This event was always a must for us, and was one of the most important days of the year. We are really honored to have partnered with FactBlock and Hashed, our partners, to make it Asia’s best annual event.
The delegates are going to have an action-packed week in Seoul with the expected 60K visitors to the city Seoul E-Prix and Seoul Festa, Right after KBW2022, Formula E World Championship For the first time in the series’ history, it is scheduled to take place on August 13-14 in Seoul. The two-day E-Prix will see 24 of the world’s most talented drivers battle the streets of Seoul to become the first winner.
Simultaneously, the Seoul Metropolitan Government will also organize the Seoul Festa. As a global festival, it will gather various K-Wave content such as K-pop, KBUT, K-Food as the representative festival of Seoul so that visitors can enjoy all kinds of Korean culture in one place.
FactBlock is a leading blockchain consulting arm focused on accelerating blockchain adoption by connecting global companies to the Korean market. Since 2018, FactBlock has established and hosted the annual Korea Blockchain Week, with the aim of bringing together the greatest minds from around the world to showcase the transformative potential of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. With years of experience and expertise, Factblock is widely recognized as one of the top blockchain media consulting companies in Korea. For more information visit: Website , linkedin
about the hashed
Hashed is a global venture fund focused on backing leading founders
The future of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Led by serial entrepreneurs and engineers, Hashed is accelerating global blockchain adoption through strategic investments and community building. Based in Seoul, San Francisco, Singapore and Bangalore, Hashed has cultivated anti-industry Web3 founders around the world by accelerating teams such as Axi Infinity, Clayton (Kaka), Link (Line) and The Sandbox. Hashed additionally operates Metaverse Studio UNOPND and Coda, a digital asset custody service.
Headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel, MarketAcross is the world’s leading blockchain PR and marketing firm. It provides complete end-to-end marketing solutions for blockchain firms across the globe. MarketAcross has helped many of the biggest exchanges and blockchain projects in the industry, including Polkadot, Solana, Binance, Polygon, Crypto.com, Huobi and eToro, build their brands among cryptocurrency and blockchain audiences.
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Itai Elizur, [email protected]