The 28th Global edition of the World Blockchain Summit, organised by Trescon, draws the year to a close as it returns to Bangkok on December 13th and 14th, 2023.
Hosted at the esteemed Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and Towers, WBS Bangkok stands as a global focal point for blockchain innovation, bringing together a consortium of industry pioneers, innovators, and web3 enthusiasts.
Within this gathering, these distinguished individuals will convene to deliberate on blockchain’s impact in propelling Thailand’s journey towards digital transformation.
Thailand is strategically positioning itself as Southeast Asia’s primary hub for blockchain innovation. The country is spearheading the adoption of transformative blockchain solutions across critical sectors of its economy.
Thailand’s Blockchain Momentum: Exploring Opportunities in a Flourishing Ecosystem
Bolstered by a favourable regulatory environment and a thriving investment landscape, Thailand’s innovation ecosystem has become a magnet for both global blockchain startups and established industry leaders.
With the government’s push for the adoption of digital assets further solidifying the pivotal role that blockchain will play in the Thailand 4.0 vision, the summit offers an exclusive opportunity for blockchain entrepreneurs, startups, and innovators to showcase their solutions and innovations, aiming to attract potential investors and collaborators.
WBSBangkok puts the spotlight on fascinating topics and trends that are driving the market through captivating keynote discussions, engaging panel discussions and insightful use-case presentations by some of the leading innovators and experts from the blockchain domain.
Exploring Key Themes at the WBS Blockchain: Web3 Enterprises, Market Trends, DeFi-CeFi Integration, and More
The agenda will cover several topics including:
- What web3 means for enterprises
- Bear and bull market trends
- Bridging DeFi and CeFi
- Blockchain interoperability
- Digital assets solutions for businesses and more
The summit unites over 600+ web3 decision makers, and 100+ investors to listen to over 30+ speakers and experts from the blockchain space. The summit also hosts the regional finale of the Startup World Cup, organized by the renowned US-based venture capital firm, Pegasus Ventures. The winner earns an opportunity to pitch at the global finals in San Francisco, with the chance to secure the funding prize of US$1 million.
Amongst the notable speakers at the event are:
- Kanyarat Saengsawang, Country Head – Thailand, The Sandbox
- Shogo Ishida, Co-CEO, Middle East and Africa, EMURGO
- Danilo S. Carlucci, Co-Founder and CEO, Morningstar Ventures
- Felix Mago, Co-Founder, Dash NEXT
- Brian Kuttikkat, Chief Operating Officer, KoinBX
- Eeshaan Sachatheva, Partner, Ethereal Ventures
- Dr. Sameer Al Ansari, CEO, Ras Al Khaimah Digital Assets Oasis
- Toby Gilbert, CEO & Co-founder, Coinweb
“As Bangkok’s innovation and tech landscape surges forward, blockchain-based solutions are poised to be a key driver in Thailand’s digital transformation journey. At Trescon, we’re committed to empowering global entrepreneurs, startups, and innovators, by connecting them with accredited investors and industry authorities. The World Blockchain Summit is the ideal platform where blockchain trailblazers share groundbreaking insights and innovations.” – Sharath Kumar, Commercial Director, Trescon
Registration for the WBS Bangkok is now open.