- Former Director of METI as Opening Speaker
- SBI Holdings CEO Yoshitaka Kitao as Keynote Speaker
Japan Blockchain Conference(JBC) Tokyo 2018 was taken place at Tokyo International Forum in late last month.
General Incorporated Association Global Blockchain Council organised the event.
The event’s opening speech was made by the Council member and Former Director of METI Toshikazu Masuyama.
Blockchain technology would become a social platform via the integration of language, law, and currencies, Masuyama noted during his speech.
Japan’s SBI Holdings CEO Yoshitaka Kitao made a keynote speech with a title on The Challenge of SBI Holdings with the Blockchain Revolution.
Blockchain projects such as Centrality and Orbs participated in the event as an exhibitor.
JBC had 100 experts and exibitors, along with a total visitor of 10,000 during the event.
Japanese blockchain market would expect further potentials, along with a growing public trust, a source at the Council said.
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