April 12, 2023
Decentralizing the Future with Web3 Data: Here’s to a Brighter Future

Decentralizing the Future with Web3 Data: Here’s to a Brighter Future

It All Started in Hong Kong…

Oort is thrilled to have brought together some of the most brilliant minds from around the world and hosted a game-changing event titled “Decentralizing the Future with Web3 Data” at the prestigious Renaissance Harbor View Hotel. With a focus on revolutionizing how users, developers, businesses, and organizations interact with data through Web3 technology, the conference speakers from all walks of life shared their unique insights on the decentralized future. The team at Oort was honored to facilitate thought-provoking discussions, delve into cutting-edge advancements, and explore the challenges and opportunities of Web3 data with all of you in person and online.

We couldn’t have done it without our partners and sponsors: Tencent Cloud, Waterdrip Capital, Redline DAO, COTX Networks, Aves Lair, Moort, and DeFi Labs. Thank you for everything!

What We Talked About

The Decentralizing the Future conference was a powerhouse of insights and expertise, featuring prominent speakers who shared their visionary perspectives on the future of Web3 data.

Next Steps For Oort

Dr. Max Li, the Founder, and CEO of Oort, took the stage to introduce Oort’s groundbreaking flagship product, Oort DSS, a decentralized storage service that empowers individuals, businesses, and developers to take control of their data and benefit from the advantages of a decentralized network. Followed by a demo of Oort’s latest product in development, Oort AI, Dr. Li also revealed at the conference that Oort will harness the power of artificial intelligence and natural language processing, taking a significant step towards redefining data storage and data interaction.

Oort’s Founder and CEO, Dr. Max Li

Polar Codes for Decentralized Storage

The event also saw the esteemed presence of Dr. Erdal Arıkan, the renowned inventor of the 5G polar code. Dr. Arıkan shed light on the potential of polar codes as a more economical and reliable method for data storage, paving the way for innovative solutions in the Web3 landscape.

Dr. Erdal Arıkan, inventor of the 5G polar code

Web3 Data Cloud & the Implementation of the UN SDGs

Former Permanent Representative of Moldova to the UN and President of the Blockchain Alliance at the UN, Ambassador Alexandru Cujba shared his insights on how the Web3 Data Cloud has the potential to disrupt or advance the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Ambassador Cujba highlighted the opportunities and challenges of leveraging Web3 technologies for achieving the SDGs and discussed the role of data sovereignty, privacy, and security in shaping the future of Web3 and its impact on global sustainability efforts.

Ambassador Alexandru Cujba, Former Permanent Representative of Moldova to the UN

Tencent Cloud’s Global Web3 Involvement

David Chen, the Strategic Manager of Tencent Cloud, shared the global development of Tencent Cloud in the Web3 field and highlighted the promising prospects of collaboration between Tencent Cloud and Oort Web3 Data Cloud for the Web3 ecosystem, underscoring the power of partnerships in driving the advancement of Web3 technology.

David Chen, Strategy Manager at Tencent Cloud

Web3 & the Ever-evolving Monetary System

With his deep understanding of the evolving monetary system, Mike Robinson, the Chairman of the Oort Foundation, provided thought-provoking insights on how this system will shape the future, along with his views on China’s leadership in the global economy in the 21st century.

Oort Foundation’s Chairman, Mike Robinson

Bandwidth & the Web3 Infrastructure

Dr. Pramod Viswanath of Princeton and Witness Chain delivered an engaging virtual presentation on bandwidth and the web3 infrastructure at Oort’s Decentralizing the Future conference. Dr. Viswanath discussed the critical role of bandwidth in shaping the future of the decentralized web and how it impacts the scalability, security, and accessibility of web3 technologies.

Dr. Pramod Viswanath’s Virtual Presentation

Web3’s Impact on Society, Arts, and More

A roundtable discussion was hosted by Marian Tong, Managing Partner of Aves Lair. The discussion featured a panel of distinguished guest speakers, including Bryan from the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong; Yushan Zheng, the visionary founder of Waterdrip Capital; Shen Chen, a renowned expert from the Shanghai Finance Institute; Jing Yang, Director of the prestigious Xubeihong Museum, and Jiandong Lin, a respected figure from the Australian Stock Exchange. The roundtable delved into the revolutionary potential of Web3 technology and its transformative impact on various aspects of society, including the arts, finance, and more. The speakers shared their insights on the disruptive power of decentralized systems, blockchain, and digital assets and how they are shaping the future of our world.

Roundtable Discussion: Web3’s Impact on Society, Arts, and More

The Future of Web 3.0 with Blockchain and AI

Mr. Meng of Dao Seven Capital discussed how Web 3.0 will utilize blockchain technology and smart contracts to create new economic activity and collaboration, with AI algorithms as a core component for convenience and efficiency.

Navigating Web3 Regulatory Updates Worldwide

Philip Chow, an Australian lawyer, analyzed the latest Web3 regulatory updates in Hong Kong, Singapore, the USA, the UK, and the EU, providing valuable insights into the legal landscape for Web3 businesses in different regions.

Women in Web3

Akina Ho of Asia Pacific for AllStar Women DAO shed light on the current landscape of web3 startups in Asia, with a particular focus on women entrepreneurs, their aspirations, challenges, and potential solutions to create a more inclusive environment for women in the web3 space.

To a Brighter Decentralized Future

Through diverse perspectives and engaging discussions, the conference delved into the significance of Web3 in digital culture, its impact on the Internet economy, the timeline for widespread adoption, and the crucial role of decentralized data. By incorporating perspectives from various levels of the Web3 ecosystem, the conference fostered a more informed and balanced conversation about Web3 and its potential to reshape the digital landscape.

As Oort continues to push the boundaries of what’s possible, we envision a world where Web3 becomes an indispensable part of digital culture, revolutionizing the Internet economy and empowering individuals to take control of their data like never before. Through thought-provoking discussions and diverse perspectives, Oort will continue to drive the conversation forward, fueling a collective understanding of the game-changing potential of Web3. As the industry continues to evolve, Oort is proud to be at the forefront of this revolution, leading the way toward a future where the possibilities of Web3 are fully realized.