Digital Asset Forum 2020 to be held
The Digital Asset Forum (DAF) 2020 will be held on Dec. 3 and 4 at Posco Tower in southern Seoul. This year’s event is jointly hosted by JoinD and the DAF 2020 preparation committee. It is the only conference in Korea that focuses on the digital asset market and is sponsored by Dunamu, operator of the UPbit crypytocurrency exchange. DAF 2020 schedule Experts from traditional financial companies will speak during the first day of the conference. 7:35 p.m.: “The past, the future and current state of the digital asset market,” by Lee Yong-jae, cryptocurrency expert and writer of Next Money 8:00 p.m.: “Recession and the great transition toward digital,” by Lim Dong-min, economist at Kyobo Securities 8:35 p.m.: “The value of bitcoin,” by Han Joong-sub, writer of Bitcoin Imperialism and a former IT analyst at BNP Paribas. 9:00 p.m.: “A hyper-connected society and bitcoin’s role,” by Han Dae-hoon, SK Securities analyst, former research center chief at crypto finance company Chain Partners. The second day of the conference will deal with regulations and investment strategies for digital assets. 7:25 p.m.: “The problems and dangers of ICOs as a method of raising funds,” by Jung Ho-seok, cofounder and attorney at Seum Law. 7:55 p.m.: “Assessing the possibilities of success of decentralized finance,” by Cha Doo-hwi, derivatives expert 8:20 p.m.: “The global regulatory framework on tokenizing assets and the current state of the regulations in Korea,” by Han Suh-hee, attorney and partner at Barun Law. 8:55 p.m.: “Sustainable investment strategy in digital assets,” by Kim Yun-ho, former foreign exchange trader at BlackRock Asset Management. On the second day of the conference, CEO Ge Yuesheng of Wu Jihan’s Matrixport will explain the company’s business model. Ge is close to Wu and has worked with him at Bitmain, Wu’s cryptocurrency mining product company. JoinD to hold a meet up On the first day of the conference, JoinD’s subscribers and readers will choose the site’s best article, and the blockchain media outlet will discuss its progress since launching in May. JoinD will open the floor for questions on the second day. AirPods Pro giveaway There will be a giveaway on each day of the conference. Two people will receive AirPod Pros and six people will receive Starbucks gift cards. Participants need to register for the event. Those who do will receive a copy of the presentations by the speakers. Register at https://www.onoffmix.com/event/200285.