Decentre

Episode 01

News | 08, June, 2018

Announced ‘Foresting Tech Summit 2018’



Daniel Eom doing a speech




The Blockchain-based SNS platform ‘Foresting’ was introduced at the ‘Foresting Tech Summit 2018’ held at the Dynasty Hall, Shilla Hotel, Seoul, on Thursday, June 7th.

Speeches and panel discussions were held on the theme of ‘Philosophy, Technology, Business Model, and the Future of Blockchain’.

‘Foresting Tech Summit 2018’ was attended by about 550 people including IT industry eminent persons, Blockchain companies, and financials, who are interested in the next generation SNS platform and cryptocurrency investment based on Blockchain and Blockchain businesses.

SNS and Blockchain technology have come together in order to deviate from the former unreasonable value distribution system of social media platform and provide contents in various forms through Blockchain technology which contributes to Creators and users, for a fairer value distribution.

The event was hosted by Singapore-based Foresting HQ and Decentre, held by Startup Radar and Acuvic, and sponsored by the Derbychain, Blockchain Radar, ZDNet Korea and Korea Software Industry Association.





Foresting Tech Summit 2018



The Blockchain-based SNS platform ‘Foresting’ was introduced at the ‘Foresting Tech Summit 2018’ held at the Dynasty Hall, Shilla Hotel, Seoul, on Thursday, June 7th.

Speeches and panel discussions were held on the theme of ‘Philosophy, Technology, Business Model, and the Future of Blockchain’.

‘Foresting Tech Summit 2018’ was attended by about 550 people including IT industry eminent persons, Blockchain companies, and financials, who are interested in the next generation SNS platform and cryptocurrency investment based on Blockchain and Blockchain businesses.

SNS and Blockchain technology have come together in order to deviate from the former unreasonable value distribution system of social media platform and provide contents in various forms through Blockchain technology which contributes to Creators and users, for a fairer value distribution.

The event was hosted by Singapore-based Foresting HQ and Decentre, held by Startup Radar and Acuvic, and sponsored by the Derbychain, Blockchain Radar, ZDNet Korea and Korea Software Industry Association.

Brian Dixon, COO of Capital Innovators and Richard Klatt, Vice President of Partnership of Indorse, attended the event as panelists to discuss the changes that blockchain technology will bring to our society and the SNS, finance and social contribution industries. Brian Dixon is an investment specialist for Fintech and he has been investing in cryptocurrency and Blockchain companies since 2012. He has written three books related to Bitcoin and Blockchain, and has made more than 40 speeches on digital calls and Blockchains around major cities in the world. Richard Klatt is currently working as a Vice President of Indorse Group which provides recruitment service based on Blockchain and has been involved in activities for Blockchain technology since 2015 by performing venture business development and investment in financial institutions.

The last speech was a Keynote speaker, Kim Yong Tae, the director of Kim Yong Tae Lab, speaking about the topic on the future of Blockchain.

“This event will create value for the new SNS service based on Blockchain and be a place for sharing the business model.” said Hong Young Sun, CEO of Decentre. He said, “It will be a valuable opportunity to meet new projects that have not been introduced yet.”

“‘Foresting Tech Summit 2018’ will be a place to share knowledge and insight on how Blockchain technology creates a new value through social media and how to innovate the existing business models.”, and “It is an opportunity to see innovative projects that have not been introduced in Korea so far, so I expect a lot of participations and interests from those who are interested in Blockchain and SNS-related information.” said Eom Jae Hyun, CEO of Foresting HQ.

He also mentioned that “People who have global influences on Blockchain industry, like COO Brian Dixon of Capital Innovators, Richard Klatt of Indorse VP Partnership, CFO Alberto Furger of Tontine Trust, Zoltan Veszer of IP Chain, Kevin Wright of Bitcoin.com, Founder Ava Lawrence of Pawmetrics and Exchange Union, have joined as the advisors of Foresting.”