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A one-day virtual cryptocurrency conference, “Bitcoin & Beyond,” will take place on November 10 and will include more than 20 space personalities.
Annual ‘Bitcoin and Beyond’ Summit Scheduled for November
Forkast. News, Asia’s leading information platform on digital currency, blockchain and emerging technologies, and AAX, next-generation crypto exchange powered by LSEG technology, will co-host the “Bitcoin and beyond” world summit on Wednesday 10 November.
The one-day virtual event will discuss and dissect the most complex and relevant issues facing the industry today. What does country adoption of Bitcoin look like and what are the broader economic and political implications? What does innovation look like on the Bitcoin network? How does space exploration intersect with the rise of digital assets? How can digital assets revitalize the global economy?
Global adoption of cryptocurrency has exploded, according to research firm Chainanalysis. In the second quarter of 2021, adoption rate jumped 881% quarter over quarter and the uptrend is expected to accelerate as more governments, institutional and retail investors participate in the industry.
Bitcoin & Beyond started out from a series of online videos as a “peer-to-peer conversation”. With the association of the AAX and Forkast, this conversation can now be elevated to a new level of scale and impact as a virtual global summit. It is the first of many more to come in the years to come.
The event features over 20 of the industry’s most prominent investors, researchers and thought leaders. The range includes:
- Sam Bankman-Fried, Founder and CEO of FTX
- Don Tapscott, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of the Blockchain Research Institute
- Raoul Pal, founder of Real Vision
- Sheila Warren, World Economic Forum
- Alex Tapscott, co-founder of the Blockchain Research Institute
- Ash Bennington, Editor and Crypto Editor at Real Vision
- Wayne Huang, CEO and co-founder of XREX Inc.
- Michael Casey, Content Director of CoinDesk
“It is clear that cryptocurrency as a tool of exchange for value is not the future, it is an unstoppable wave that is happening right now in all corners of the world. But the industry is inundated with distractions which can be deceptive, intimidating and even off-putting, ”said Angie lau, co-founder and editor-in-chief of Forkast. News, who will be one of the moderators of the conference.
“The goal of Forkast, aligned with Bitcoin & Beyond, is to cut through the noise and present the facts so that crypto players can make informed decisions,” she added.
Ben Caselin, Head of Research and Strategy for AAX, said:
“Bitcoin is a technology and an asset as much as a discursive phenomenon. As such, beyond providing institutional grade trading technology and a full suite of services for users to interact with Bitcoin and the broader crypto markets, AAX considers that it is the responsibility to lead a productive discourse and promote adoption ”,
“This isn’t about fueling the hype or presenting the public with one of the thousands of crypto coins, and people shouldn’t expect another round of billboards, either. Bitcoin & Beyond is expected to be a comprehensive, interactive live experience that should inspire all who wish to see an acceleration of the transition to a world built on sound monetary principles. “
Favored by over 1 million users in over 100 countries, AAX is the world’s first cryptocurrency exchange powered by LSEG technology, and the first to switch to the Satoshi Standard (SATS) to drive adoption. of Bitcoin.
Connecting traders, innovators, NFT artists, high net worth investors as well as the unbanked, AAX’s mission is to help anchor digital assets in the real world and bring the benefits of healthy currency. to everybody.
Founded in 2018, Forkast. News is a digital multimedia platform covering everything related to blockchain and emerging technologies at the intersection of business, economics and finance, from Asia to the world. Forkast. News Reaches a global global audience of over 30 million channel partners such as Dow Jones Factiva, LexisNexis, Moody’s, CoinDesk, etc.
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