NEXT BLOCK ASIA 2.0 Revisits Bangkok; Ends with GURUS Influencer Awards
NEXT BLOCK ASIA has revisited Bangkok to set the stage for discussions between experts from cryptocurrency, traditional finance, and affiliate industries. Advertisers and affiliate network leaders joined cryptocurrency visionaries and CEOs of successful startups to speak about the future of their industries and discuss synergies.
The conference was a one-day event and took place in Bangkok's epic W Hotel. It was packed with five impactful panel discussions and seven presentations, alongside an expo and coffee zone with nine booths.
36 speakers from 16 countries, including crypto experts such as Herbert R. Sim or the Bitcoin Man, J.D. Salbego, CEO of Legion Ventures, Topp Jirayut Srupsrisopa, Co-founder & CEO at Bitkub Capital Group Holdings Co., as well as traditional finance representatives, like Daniel Kruger, Affiliate Development Manager at Vantage FX, Neo Say Wei, CEO Neo & Partners Global and RF International Holdings, and big names from the affiliate industry, including Alex Fedotoff, a leading Facebook ads strategist for fast-growing e-commerce businesses, Anthony Sarandrea, one of the best lead generators in the world and Anna Gita, CEO of MaxWeb, one of the fastest-growing affiliate networks - all participated in the comprehensive discussions.
The participants focused on common grounds of Affiliate Marketing and Crypto, and apart from that, a lot of discussions were centered around new trends in payment solutions for affiliates, CFD and online marketing, P2P commerce and using innovative technologies technology in marketing, conversion, and retention.
The conference was sponsored by some of the biggest names in crypto, traditional finance, and the affiliate space, including XT.com, Vantage FX, World Markets, Tapjets, EXW-Wallet, Bitbanq and others.
All the movers and shakers from crypto, finance and affiliate worlds turned W Hotel Bangkok into a fantastic networking hub with tons of business opportunities.
"Yet another resounding successful conference by Krypton Events under the leadership of Alisa Berezutska, which brought together blockchain first-class delegates and outstanding speakers," said Herbert R. Sim, a.k.a. The Bitcoin Man, founder of Crypto Chain University. "I am glad to have participated, and look forward to future conferences."
XT Exchange Co-Founder Weber Woo used the opportunity to share his thoughts about regulations pertaining to exchanges: "Today's Crypto exchange has to be innovative, otherwise, they will not survive. Plus Government regulations should give blockchain industry more time and space, which is good for innovation."
"The business value-add of Blockchain technology is trillions of dollars. We are embarking on a new paradigm shift in the transfer of economic value and ownership, and NEXT BLOCK Asia Conference is at the center of this movement," said J.D. Salbego, CEO of Legion Ventures.
As per tradition, NEXT BLOCK ASIA 2.0 culminated in a fabulous ASIA FASHION PARTY and the new GURUS AWARDS, which recognized online influencers in various fields, with the winners of influencer awards being:
- BEST Crypto Legal Consultancy: Tal Itzhak Ron
- BEST Crypto PSP: EXW
- BEST Crypto Media: CryptoNewsZ
- BEST Use of Blockchain Technology: LedgerTech
- BEST Crypto Journalist: Myrtle Anne
- BEST Twitter Account: Nebraska Gooner
- BEST Crypto Videos on Youtube: 99 Bitcoins
- BEST Crypto Educator: Herbert Rafael Sim
- POPULAR Choice Award in Influencers: Herbert Rafael Sim
- POPULAR Choice Award in Companies: KYCAID
The party and awards ceremony was a huge success, with great music and cocktails sponsored by Tapjets, and was lauded by winners and attendees:
“Thank you to the organization of Gurus and especially for the great vibe at the event and award ceremony! We are very happy to have won the prize as the best crypto PSP and we will improve on it and work every day harder to offer even better service. Great to see this combination of affiliate and crypto market,“ said Manuel Batista, CO-Founder of EXW-wallet.
Eran Tirer, Founder & CEO of Ledgertech, said, "It was an honor to receive the Gurus Award for the best use of blockchain technology. The award ceremony was a great finish to a very successful day at the Next Block Asia conference. We are looking forward to participating in future conferences of Krypton Events. We had a great business value, speaking to the right audience of blockchain and marketing professionals."
Now Krypton Events will be hosting their next event in Kyiv, Ukraine, slated for April 23, 2020. More details can be found on their official website.