SUSS Organises First Bilingual Conference In Inclusive Blockchain
SUSS > Happenings > Media Releases > SUSS Organises First Bilingual Conference In Inclusive Blockchain
Back to Previous Page


 SUSS Organises First Bilingual Conference In Inclusive Blockchain

The conference advances the knowledge of blockchain and its applications for audience in Singapore and beyond

Singapore, April 17, 2018 — Come April 17 and 18, about 100 blockchain movers and shakers in the industry will share on its latest developments and applications at the Global Inclusive Blockchain Conference.

The conference, to be conducted in Mandarin and English, is jointly organised by SUSS Fintech & Blockchain community and Longhash, a China blockchain technology company. Held in SUSS campus along Clementi Road, the conference will bring together leading practitioners, thought leaders, and scholars, to discuss a wide range of topics related to blockchain, from macroeconomics to finance & investment, regulation, standards & applications, and technical matters.

With the world bracing itself for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, this timely conference will offer participants an opportunity to keep abreast of the latest developments in blockchain.

The conference will be opened by Mr Roy Teo, Director of FinTech & Innovation Group of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), on April 17. Other distinguished speakers include Dr Xiao Feng, Chairman and CEO of Shanghai Wanxiang Blockchain Inc., Mr James Gong, CEO of ChainB – China’s leading blockchain publication, and Ms Eva Foo, Founder of Scry.info.

On April 18, the conference will also feature a panel on “Young Influencers” comprising students and alumni of SUSS, where they will share their personal experiences relating to blockchain. Through the SUSS Fintech & Blockchain community pioneered by the School of  Business (SBIZ), our students and graduates have been immersed in the innovative blockchain development. Many have already started businesses related to blockchain, or are successfully engaged in blockchain projects across various companies.

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 

For media queries and interviews, please contact: 

Singapore University of Social Sciences 
Valerie Ng (Ms)
Senior PR Manager
Communications & Marketing
Telephone: 6248 0364                                                                                                                                          
Email: valeriengww@suss.edu.sg

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 

About the Singapore University of Social Sciences

Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) is one of Singapore's six autonomous universities and its mission is to provide lifelong education that equips learners to serve society. Home to more than 15,000 students, SUSS provides an applied education that targets both fresh school leavers and adult learners, with a focus on the social sciences. It adopts a flexible and practice-focused learning approach and offers more than 70 degree programmes in various disciplines. Eligible students taking SUSS undergraduate programmes enjoy government subsidies and access to government bursaries, tuition fee loans and study loans. For more information on Singapore University of Social Sciences, please visit www.suss.edu.sg.​