June 5, 2020

Blockchain Asia is a partner of the FintechStars Innovation Day

In the framework of the Astana Finance Days, the AIFC Fintech Hub hosts the FintechStars Innovation Day – an online marathon where fintech startups from different countries can demonstrate their products to large corporations, banks, insurance companies, and telcos from Central Asia. This is the first of its kind online marathon that will help interested startups enter […]
July 14, 2019

New Tech 4 Blockchain training & education center opened in Wuhan

Together with our Chinese partners, we celebrated the grand opening of Tech 4 in Wuhan yesterday. Tech 4 aims to develop and support a vibrant Blockchain community in Hubei province.  Please find further information on Tech 4 here.
October 9, 2018

We are partner of the East-West Crypto-Conference at the German Blockchain Week, 21.-25.10.2018

The East-West Crypto Conference (EWCC) will take place on October 22 and 23 and aims at building the bridge between the two largest blockchain ecosystems – Asia and Europe. Speakers include representatives from 5 out of the 20 cryptocurrencies with the highest market capitalization and 3 of the architects of the blockchain-friendly regulatory framework of […]
July 16, 2018

Blockchain 4 Business, Munich, 15.-18.07.2018

Dr. Jochen Biedermann gave a presentation on Blockchain trends in Asia at the Blockchain 4 Business in Munich mid of July. Blockchain 4 Business is a 4-day bootcamp that transforms blockchain-based brainstorms into real prototypes and proofs of concept. It is organized by 21.Digital, the University of Mainz and the Frankfurt School Blockchain Center. The […]
July 7, 2018

Grand opening of AIFC at Astana Finance Days, 03.-05.07.2018

Political leaders as well as the international financial industry came to Astana in the first week of July 2018 for the Astana Finance Days and the grand opening of Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC). The opening of AIFC fell on the 20th anniversary of Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, providing another good reason for a […]
March 30, 2018

Blockchain Workshop for Korea Post in Seoul, 29.03.2018

The Blockchain Lab of Sogang University organized a workshop in Seoul on March 29 in cooperation with Korea Post. After a welcome by Prof. Sooyong Park, our CEO Dr. Jochen Biedermann presented and discussed the latest Blockchain developments in Europe. Blockchain Asia currently supports several Korean companies in entering the German market with their Blockchain […]
November 12, 2017

Seminar on Blockchain Business at Nonghyup Bank in Seoul, 09./10.11.2017

At a seminar organized by the Blockchain Lab of Sogang University in cooperation with Nonghyup Bank, our CEO presented in Seoul his thoughts on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). In the last months, several regulatory authorities have banned ICOs, including the Korean and Chinese ones, on basis of major weaknesses and inadequate investor protection. Companies planning […]
April 14, 2017

Kick-off meeting of the Korean-German Blockchain Working Group in Munich was a big success

The kick-off meeting of the Korean-German Blockchain Working Group, which took place at Deloitte offices in Munich on April 7, was a big success. Blockchain experts, regulators and representatives of BaFin, Blockchain Helix, Blocko, Blockpay, Coinplug, Deloitte, Ethereum, Finotek, Frankfurt Main Finance, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Korean Blockchain Society, Nexussquared, Quantoz, Simmons & […]
February 9, 2017

First meeting of the Korean-German Blockchain Working Group in Munich on Apr 7

The kick-off meeting of the Korean-German Blockchain Working Group will take place in Munich, Germany on April 7. Many thanks to Deloitte for hosting us in their Munich offices. The day before, on April 6, the BlockShow Europe 2017 will take part in Munich at Alte Kongresshalle. Tickets are still available. The Blockchain Working Group […]
January 12, 2017

Korean-German MoU on Blockchain signed in Seoul

The MoU on Blockchain was signed in the National Assembly (Korean Parliament) in Seoul at the Korea-Germany Global Blockchain & FinTech Symposium today between the Korea Blockchain Society, the Global FinTech Research Institute and the financial center of Frankfurt, as a first step towards an European-Asian Blockchain Alliance. More than 20 Korean and German Blockchain […]
August 21, 2016

The Inner Workings of a Blockchain, Hong Kong

Leonhard Weese from the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong gave a presentation on the “Inner Workings of a Blockchain” at Hong Kong Science Park on Aug 17. He explained with the example of Bitcoin, how a blockchain verifies and distributes messages and allows its participants to keep the database consistent, and what else could be […]