Author: Isabelle Yeo
02 August 2018 – Seoul, Korea- Right at 9.45 in the morning, Huobi Korea officially launched its grand carnival with a massive opening ceremony.
In the opening speech, Mr Zhao Guofeng, Chairman of Huobi Korea, said that Blockchain is the technology behind the fourth industrial revolution and Huobi hopes to ride the wave of revolution by providing the best tools in Blockchain.
The first day of the event saw nearly a thousand attendees gracing the registration hall and the event hall. The carnival setup is divided into two halls, one of which is where the keynote speeches are held and another where exhibition booths of participating project sponsors are showcased.
Exhibitors showcasing their project at the Huobi Carnival includes Seele, Medishares, Genaro Network, ContentBox, Uranus, Blocknode, IoT Chain, Lifinity, Temco, DACC, DATx, DIPNET and more.
Huobi Carnival also saw various speakers giving keynote speeches . Some of them are key names such as Leon Li, CEO of Huobi Group, Guofeng Zhao, Chairman of Huobi Korea, JiHan Wu, Founder of Bitmain, Shin-Hwan Oh, Member of the National Assembly of the republic Korea and many more industry experts.
During one of the keynotes, Mr Park Seong-Jon from Dongguk University, shared his views on the progress of Korea’s Blockchain industry. He said,”The government should be more supportive by taking real actions such as setting up policies and regulations to help corporations to integrate blockchain into their business.”