Huobi Group, one of the leading blockchain companies, recently sponsored crypto experts to attend the Oceans 4.4 retreat held in the British Virgin Islands.
The 5 day retreat took place October 9-14. It was organized by famous entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson at his Necker Island home. The event aimed to raise awareness of the water crisis affecting millions of people around the world.
During the retreat, founders, innovators and influential minds showcased various solutions that can help conserve the ocean and fight climate change.
Huobi representatives contributed to the discussion on how to tackle various issues contributing to environmental degradation. They also pledged that Huobi would make climate commitments aimed at saving the ocean.
Commenting on the event, Jeff Mei, Director of Global Strategy for the Huobi Group, reiterated his company’s commitment to improving society:
“As we continue to develop our commercial presence around the world, we are taking an increasing interest in the communities in which we operate. Pursuing social impact initiatives will be one of Huobi’s key goals going forward, and we will seek to work with like-minded people. stakeholders who share our values.
Huobi Group Blockchain Summit 2021
The Oceans Retreat was a precursor to the upcoming Huobi Summit 2021, which will commemorate the 8th anniversary of the founding of the blockchain company.
The summit, due to take place on November 8, will host an online industry forum to discuss cutting-edge crypto and blockchain projects. The Huobi Group invited government leaders such as former Federal Reserve Chief Alan Greenspan and many business founders to participate in the event.
Huobi has been at the forefront of creating a more sustainable world. The Seychelles-based blockchain startup is involved in various initiatives aimed at fostering the global development of blockchain for the benefit of society and the global economy.
Contribute to a better future
The Huobi Group leverages its resources and influence to create a fair and equitable future for all. Through its philanthropic arm, Huobi Charity Limited, the company leverages blockchain and cryptocurrency to tackle societal issues like poverty, healthcare, education, and more.
Huobi is committed to applying blockchain technology to environmental development and bringing positive change to the world through innovation and social initiatives. Such efforts could help drive blockchain and crypto adoption by proving that technologies can be a force for good for the environment.
More participants in the crypto industry must unite their efforts to incorporate environmental protection measures to silence critics who oppose the emerging sector.
This article originally appeared on FX Empire