Despite the ban on some blockchain related activities in the mainland of South Korea, it has not lost its reputation as a friendly ecosystem for technological innovation. As a matter of fact, the governor of Jeju, the largest island off the coast of the Korean peninsula, Won Hee-ryong had earlier this year proposed the region to be designated as a special zone for blockchain and cryptocurrency.
The upcoming event will feature an elite community of influencers, media, and 40+ powerful speakers in the global landscape. In terms of networking and fostering partnerships, using Block Seoul-exclusive technology, startups and ICOs seeking capital will be matched with investors, funds, and VCs from over 30 countries.
The event shall be held at the Sebitseom Island Complex, between the 17th to 19th of September, 2018. There shall, however, be a pre-conference cocktail on 16th September by 7 pm local time at the same venue.