Welcome Speech by Dr. Kyle Wong, President of Association of Blockchain Development
Dear distinguished guests,
I am Kyle Wong, the President of the Development of Blockchain Development, or ABCD. We are the co-organiser of Metaverse Asia Expo 2020 and i want to extend my sincere welcome to all of you for joining us on the second day of the MAE2022. ABCD a non-profit organization dedicated to the deployment of blockchain technology in various industries including legal, auditing, arts and finance. We are formed in 2018.
The theme of this Expo is “Metaverse Opportunities and Our Future” In the last few years, we all saw the rise of Metaverse. It started in gaming, but is now increasingly adopted by enterprises. We believe Metaverse is the next iteration of internet, from 2D-3D, from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0, We believe Metaverse, combined with Blockchain technology, will have a huge impact on e-commerce, education, training, conferencing, gaming, design and many other industries.
In this Expo you will hear experts from financial firms, Cloud providers, hardware and software startups, Game Fi companies all telling how they want to capture the opportunities in Metaverse.
MAE2022 is truly a global event. Yesterday we had events in Hong Kong and Vietnam. Today we will run events in Hong Kong and we will have our Shanghai opening. The Shanghai event will be hosted by Mr. JIanbin Gao, Mainland China TMT industry leader, PwC China. On day 4 we will talk to startups in Israel and discuss how they technology is essential to the development of Metaverse. Our technology partner, Virtway, is based in Spain. Of course we have our exhibition in the Metaverse.
We want to thank all of our Sponsors and Supporting Organizations. They provide us with excellent speakers and help us market the event. We want to thank the Exhibitors who subscribe to our booths in the Exhibition Halls. Please go there and experience the Metaverse yourself. We also want to thank Cyberport for the wonderful venue.
I would like to introduce Mr. Dennis Wu, Chairman of Metaverse Asia Expo 2022, Founding President of GBACNA, Chairman of AEC Capital.