November 26, 2018, Dubai:
The UNLOCK Company DMCC, a platform providing information, intelligence, insights and news related to the Blockchain sector, holds its second series of the UNLOCK Blockchain Forum in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates from 15 to 16 January 2019 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, DIFC.
The first UNLOCK Blockchain Forum was held in Dubai in January 2018
Walid Abou Zaki, founder and CEO of UNLOCK, said: "We launched our first UNLOCK Forum in Dubai in January 2018 and was a great success with over 550 participants, 60 blockchain startups from more than 35 countries and more than 58 high-level speakers from the region and globally As supporters of the blockchain ecosystem, we have launched not only the UNLOCK multimedia platform, but we are also providing services to help generate and build networks and relationships among all stakeholders in the arena. blockchain. "He adds," We are proud to hold our second series of the UNLOCK Blockchain Forum in the United Arab Emirates, as more and more blockchain use cases emerge in the government and private sector in the MENA region. bear market in the cryptographic space, there will be a lot of startups that are confident enough to push themselves forward with their solutions and offers. that the investment offices of institutional and private families would benefit from sticking to the blockchain market and investing just 5% from the $ 300 billion budget of GCC investment firms, family offices and pension funds ".
UNLOCK Blockchain Forum will discuss the following topics such as security token offers, the future of exchanges, the advent of scalable and interoperable blockchains, how governments are using blockchain, institutional investments, using blockchain for trade, supply chains and business and blockchain in healthcare and tokenisation of economies. In addition, the second day will discuss Blockchain and AI in Smart Cities, Blockchain and GDPR compliance, Blockchain and digital identity, Blockchain in payments and finance, as well as the status of Blockchain in the energy sector and the role that telecom operators will have as blockchain as suppliers of services.
Lara Abdul Malak, editor-in-chief of UNLOCK, said: "We have invited a number of high-level speakers from all over the GCC and the MENA region and expert speakers from around the world. Blockchain initiatives in countries such as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. "UNLOCK Speakers from KSA include Mohsen Al Zahrani, Vice President of Strategy and Excellence, Saudi Pay, a subsidiary of SAMA (Saudi Arabia). Dr. Hesham Bin Abbas, Senior Consultant and Head of Blockchain Initiative at KSA's Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Dr. Abdulraham Al Olayan, Taibah Valley Chief Executive Officer who recently opened the first Blockchain laboratory in KSA, as well as other major speakers from the United Arab Emirates, including Mrs. Amna Al Owais, the CEO of the DIFC managing director and the dispute resolution authority of the CEO, Dr. Ramadan AlBlooshi, CEO of the Dubai Healthcare City Authority – Regulation (DHCR) and international speakers who include the CEO of David Siegel Pillar Project and 20/30, Bart Brands President of the European Blockchain Foundation, Dr. Yannis Kalfoglou, AI and Blockchain Advisor for the highest level m ultinational companies and many others. AbdulMalak adds: "We are in final talks with other speakers from the United Arab Emirates, from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as well as from Bahrain, from Kuwait We want this UNLOCK to show blockchain results through the GCC as well as globally . "
UNLOCK has also signed Avanza Innovations, a company of the Avanza group and Swisscom Blockchain as a sponsor and will add others in the coming weeks. Abou Zaki says: "We are always proud to sign sponsors who are working to build the blockchain ecosystem and believe in the MENA region as a center for the implementation not only of blockchain but also of development. startup blockchain in the region and globally to participate in UNLOCK of this year "
UNLOCK has also signed more than 30 partnerships with leading media players and will continue to further develop these partnerships. For more information on the UNLOCK Blockchain forum, visit www.unlock-bc.com/events/unlock/2019
Information on UNLOCK
UNLOCK Blockchain is a service offered by The UNLOCK Company DMCC. It is a platform that provides information, intelligence, insights and news related to the Blockchain sector. We are one of the cornerstones of the evolution of the Blockchain ecosystem in the MENA region and globally. We encourage the disruptive innovation of Blockchain through the support of startups, investors, developers and customers. Our main offers include:
• A multimedia platform for the dissemination of information, news, insights, reports on the status of Blockchain in the MENA region and globally
• UNLOCK Blockchain Forum, which is an anchor event in Dubai for Blockchain fans to network, exchange knowledge and show developments
• Strategic marketing, public relations and communication services for the Blockchain companies involved or currently present in the region
• Community Building to help connect developers, users, investors and consultants through various social media networks
• Consulting services that include the organization of roadshows to introduce ICOs to potential investors and customers in an attempt to facilitate the adoption
• Blockchain Proliferation, encouraging companies, governments and individuals to adopt Blockchain technology effectively, efficiently and optimally
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