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Mr. Paul CHAN Mo-po, Financial Secretary of Hong Kong, to Speak at the Opening Ceremony of 2023 Hong Kong Web3 Festival

Hong Kong, 28 February 2023 – The Honourable Paul CHAN Mo-po, GBM, GBS, MH, JP, Financial Secretary of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, confirms his attendance at the "Hong Kong Web3 Festival 2023” co-hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs and HashKey Group and organised by W3ME. Mr. Chan will deliver his speech at the opening ceremony of the mega event on the morning of 12 April 2023 (Wed).

Hong Kong Web3 Festival 2023 will be held at 5 venues in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). It is expected that the mega event will see over 10,000 attendees. More than 300 influential figures from all over the world are invited to share their insights into the cutting-edge Web3 technology. Over 100 prominent Web3 projects, communities and media are invited to participate in the event. In addition, notable investment institutions will participate in the event. The event will also welcome representatives of regulatory agencies to share their perspectives on the latest regulatory policies.In recent years, the Web3 development has been in full swing, with numerous promising applications and use cases emerged. This provides ample opportunities for global talents with passion of innovation and creativity. A vibrant Web3 ecosystem is also fundamental to Hong Kong’s development to become an international virtual asset centre. The Hong Kong Web3 Festival 2023 will focus on key industry issues including Web3 technology, blockchain-powered financial infrastructure, leading-edge Web3 applications, and the changes in global regulations. Topics will cover Layer-2 blockchain technology, decentralised storage, account abstraction, stablecoins, DeFi and CeFi, digital wallets and other fields. We are welcoming technology leaders, experts and scholars, elite representatives from various industries to gather in Hong Kong, discuss the latest opportunities of the Web3 ecosystem, and to create a wonderful future for the Web3 world!In particular, the Hong Kong Web3 Festival 2023 will invite representatives of regulatory agencies to share their perspectives on the latest regulatory policies, standards and the way forward of the Hong Kong in the Web3 and virtual asset industry. This will provide Web3 developers and projects to identify the opportunities of setting up their businesses in Hong Kong, as well as Hong Kong’s policies in Web3 talent development and acquisition, and the city’s favourable policies to the Web3 industry."Openness" and "collaboration" are the soul of Web3. With the Web3 spirit, the Hong Kong Web3 Festival 2023 are welcoming partners to jointly host side event and achieve win-win results. It will be the world-class stage for every Web3 project to showcase their exciting developments and gain global exposure. If you are interested in becoming a side event hosting partner, visit our official website and apply now. Together, we are writing a new chapter in the Web3 era in Hong Kong!The Hong Kong Web3 Festival 2023 is also welcoming business partners, which will receive various benefits and brand exposure including event booths. Please visit our official website for more ways to participate in the event: media enquiries and more information, please contact:

Jason LiMarketing and Client Strategy

About HashKey Group 

HashKey Group is an end-to-end digital asset financial services group in Asia. The Group provides a complete ecosystem across the entire digital asset landscape, ranging from trading, custody, venture investment, technologies to Web3 infrastructure. HashKey’s senior team has decades of investment and trading experience and deep market insights gained from tier-one banks, regulators and FinTech ventures. By bringing together the most advanced blockchain research and development and technologies, HashKey identifies potential opportunities and delivers end-to-end solutions that operate within regulatory frameworks with the highest compliance standards. The Group has operations in Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan, and extensive partnerships with FinTech and blockchain solutions providers, academic institutions and associations.

About Wanxiang Blockchain Labs 

Funded by China Wanxiang Holdings in Sep.2015, Wanxiang Blockchain Labs is a non-profit research institution with Vitalik Buterin, Founder of Ethereum as its Chief Scientist. Aiming to accelerate socioeconomic development with blockchain technologies, Wanxiang Blockchain Labs has been gathering global experts together to research such topics as blockchain technology R&D, commercial application, industrial strategies, etc. and providing practical instructions for startups and useful references for policy makers.



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