No Surprise in Shanghai: BTS 2018 Lives Up to Its BillingPublished September 13, 2018 by Lee R
The blockchain is innovative as well as disruptive, and BTS 2018 brought all that synergy into one summit.
The 2018 Blockchain Technology Summit has come off swimmingly in Shanghai.
Organized by Boolan.com, BTS 2018 concluded successfully on Aug 25.
The summit focussed on the development and future trends in global blockchain technology while deepening its committing to the promotion of innovation and application in the construction of a high-end industrial ecosystem.
Technical experts, business leaders, important VC’s and elites all congregated at the summit to confer on blockchain features and characteristics such as technological application, in order to further investigate the cutting-edge progress of blockchain and its profound impact on technology, application and model innovation.
Tracks at BTS 2018 included keynote speeches, panel discussions, innovative project exhibition and more to stretch across industries and cultures, attracting local, regional and international IT practitioners from top 500 enterprises such as Huawei, Tencent, Ali, ZTE, 360, Ericsson, HP, PayPal, Standard Chartered and more.
The Disruptiveness of Blockchain
The disruptiveness of blockchain technology was addressed as a global topic, with in the keynote session alone over thirty international speakers sharing research and perspectives on blockchain technology in areas such as blockchain ecosystem, infrastructure, industrial upgrading, security issues, retailing, AI, financial service, new energy innovation, insurance service, and more.
The first keynote speech was delivered by PPTV Founder and Bluerun Ventures Partner Yao Xin, whose speech entitled “Back to Value: Some Thoughts on Blockchain Ventures” suggested continued consideration for the venture opportunities offered by decentralized infrastructure and tool application platforms. Mr. Xin further revealed the landmark project his team is working on --- PPIO, the next distributed storage.
A key panel was “To Build the Next Blockchain Ecosystem,” in which an assembly of multi-national blockchain experts aired their individual opinions on practical applications of blockchain technology to galvanize BTS 2018 attendees.
The erudite and insightful platforms were seemed endless at BTS 2018, and it certainly behooves all blockchain professionals to make the trip next year.