Our upcoming Decentralizing the Future with Web3 Data Conference in Hong Kong promises to be a game-changing event that brings together some of the brightest minds in blockchain and decentralized technologies. This conference will provide a unique opportunity for attendees to explore the latest developments in Web3 and learn about the many ways in which decentralized technologies are changing the world.
Let’s take a closer look at the impressive lineup of speakers who will be sharing their expertise and insights at the conference:
Founder and CEO of Oort and a professor at Columbia University, Dr. Max Li is a highly accomplished entrepreneur and scholar with extensive experience in the fields of blockchain and distributed computing. He has invented the PoH (Proof of Honesty) consensus algorithm, a breakthrough in blockchain technology used at the core technology layer of Oort’s decentralized network. Dr. Li has been recognized for his contributions to the field, including a nomination for the 2019 IEEE Information Theory Society Paper Award. He is also a member of the committee of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and has authored the book “Reinforcement Learning for Cyber-physical Systems.” Dr. Li holds over 200 patents, demonstrating his creativity and ingenuity as a researcher and inventor.
Dr. Li’s passion for innovation and technology is evident in his extensive work and research, making him a highly respected individual in the field of Web3 data. His expertise and insights continue to push the boundaries of what is possible in this complex field. With his impressive background and accomplishments, Dr. Li is a valuable asset to any discussion related to blockchain, distributed computing, and Web3 data, and his contributions will not only further the discourses at the upcoming conference but also will undoubtedly continue to shape the future of these industries.
Professor Erdal Arikan is an esteemed expert in the field of wireless communication technology. He has over three decades of experience in academia and is known for inventing the 5G polar code, which has been instrumental in the development of wireless communication technology. He is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including the IEEE Information Theory Society Paper Award, Sedat Simavi Science Award, Kadir Has Achievement Award, IEEE Richard W. Hamming Award, and the 2019 Claude E. Shannon Award. Professor Arikan is also an IEEE Fellow and was chosen as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer for 2014–2015. Huawei presented him with a special award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the development of communications technology.
We look forward to hearing Professor Arikan’s unique perspective on how blockchain and decentralized technologies can be used to improve communication and connectivity. Professor Arikan’s contributions to wireless communication technology have been groundbreaking, and we are beyond excited to learn from his expertise at the conference.
Dr. Pramod Viswanath is an accomplished scholar and innovator in the field of blockchain and distributed technologies. As a co-founder of Witness Chain and a professor at Princeton University, Dr. Viswanath brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the conference. His current research focuses on blockchains, and he describes them as “trust platforms” that allow for flexible, decentralized ways of providing trust in various applications, including cryptocurrencies, contracts, and communications.
With his expertise in blockchains, Dr. Viswanath will share valuable insights on the latest trends and developments in this field at the conference. His work in wireless communications, particularly his contributions to the development of 4G LTE wireless networks, showcases his ability to innovate and create solutions that have a significant impact. We are eager to hear Dr. Viswanath’s insights on the potential applications of blockchain technology to enhance trust and security across diverse fields.
Alexandru Cujba is an accomplished diplomat and leader, bringing his extensive experience to the conference. He previously served as the Permanent Representative of Moldova to the UN, and during his tenure, Mr. Cujba worked tirelessly to promote Moldova’s involvement in global diplomacy and played an instrumental role in advancing the country’s international agenda. He is presently the Chairman of Blockchain Alliance International in the UN. Mr. Cujba has a unique perspective on the role of blockchain and decentralized technologies in global diplomacy, and we look forward to hearing his insights on this topic.
Mr. Cujba has had a distinguished career in the diplomatic service, serving in a range of positions in the Moldovan government. He began his diplomatic career in 1996 and has held various positions in the Foreign Ministry, including Deputy Director of the International Security General Department, Director of the Division for United Nations and Specialized Agencies, and Deputy Director of the Division for International Economic Organizations. With his diverse international relations background and diplomacy experience, Mr. Cujba is a valuable addition to the conference.
Mike Robinson is the Chairman of the Oort Foundation. His expertise in strategic planning and business development has helped the Oort Foundation to establish partnerships and collaborations with leading companies and institutions. Robinson’s vision for a decentralized future has inspired many in the blockchain community, and his insights into the potential of Web3 data are highly anticipated at the upcoming conference.
Yushan Zheng is a finance and investment expert with a keen interest in blockchain and decentralized technologies. As the Founder of Waterdrip Capital, he has a wealth of experience in identifying and investing in promising blockchain projects.
Jing Yang is an expert in intellectual property and copyright law and currently serves as the Director of Xu Beihong Art Museum and Xu Beihong IP and Copyright Manager. She brings a unique perspective on the role of blockchain in protecting intellectual property and copyright in the digital age.
Note: Xu Beihong was a prominent artist and advocate of modern Chinese art during the country’s era of political and artistic reinvention in the early 20th century. His paintings reflect the fusion of Western and Chinese artistic traditions, creating a new national style. Xu’s works have been exhibited internationally, and he remains a significant figure in Chinese art history.
Shen Chen is a leading scholar in the field of blockchain and serves as the Director of the Blockchain Research Institute at the Shanghai Finance Institute. His research focuses on the intersection of blockchain and finance, and has published extensively on these topics.
Dr. Zhichuan Cai is an accomplished expert in the field of blockchain and currently serves as the President of the Asian Blockchain Society. With his extensive experience in blockchain research and development, he will provide valuable insights into the latest trends and developments in Web3 data.
Marian Tong brings extensive experience in entrepreneurship and venture capital to the conference as the Managing Partner at Aves Lair. With her expertise in identifying and investing in promising startups, she will provide valuable insights into the role of blockchain and decentralized technologies in the startup ecosystem.
Alex Yuen is an expert in blockchain, gaming, and virtual reality and currently serves as the President of the Metaverse Society at the Institute of Doctoral Think Tank. With his unique perspective on the intersection of blockchain and virtual reality, he will provide valuable insights into the future of immersive technologies.
Note: We will keep updating our lists of speakers, guests, and partners in the coming weeks.
We can’t wait to welcome you to the Decentralizing the Future with Web3 Data Conference in Hong Kong and become a part of the discourse about to take place. The inspiring lineup of speakers promises to deliver thought-provoking discussions on the latest trends in Web3 data and the incredible potential of decentralized technologies.
Join us for a day of informative sessions, networking, and exploring the possibilities of Web3 data. We look forward to seeing you there!