On-site Review | the Opening Ceremony of Walton Blockchain Institute

On June 8, 2018, the opening ceremony of the Walton Blockchain Institute was held in Seoul. The Institute is solely founded by Waltonchain and is the first blockchain institute licensed by the Ministry of Science and ICT of Korea. Many partners congratulated Waltonchain on this event, and it raised attention of the whole blockchain industry.

The ribbon-cutting ceremony during the Institute opening

More than 40 organizations and companies sent their flower baskets to congratulate Waltonchain, including: the Education Office of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the Republic of Korea, Korea Blockchain Association, Korean Standards Association (KSA), SK Securities, Industrial Bank of Korea, Korea IoT Association, Korea Information and Communications Technology Association, Korea Association of Information and Telecommunication (KAIT), Korea Communications Commission, ETNEWS, LG Uplus, School of Venture of Hoseo University, famous US headhunting company Kelly Services, blockchain media the blockchain, Coinnest, Allbit, Freyrchain, etc.

Flower baskets at the venue
Congratulatary note

Waltonchain also received a congratulatory message from the Chinese Embassy in Korea

The official start of the opening ceremony

Speech by Mr. Shan Liang, Chairman of the Board of the Walton Blockchain Institute

Chairman of the Board of the Walton Blockchain Institute, Mr. Shan Liang

Speech by President of the Walton Blockchain Institute, Mr. Kong Jongryul:

President of the Walton Blockchain Institute, Mr. Kong Jongryul

Speech by Chairman of Korea Blockchain Association, Mr. Hyung Taegeun:

Chairman of Korea Blockchain Association, Mr. Hyung Taegeun

Speech by Executive Director of Korean Standards Association, Mr. Lim Hyeoncheol:

Executive Director of Korean Standards Association, Mr. Lim Hyeoncheol
MOU signing ceremony between Korean Standards Association and Walton Blockchain Institute

Speech by Waltonchain CEO, Mr. Mo Bing:

Speech by Waltonchain CEO, Mr. Mo Bing

With the help of Walton Blockchain Institute, Waltonchain hopes to activate blockchain-related industries, cultivate blockchain personnel in the strong IT power of Korea and export manpower and creativity to the Asian and global market. This move will greatly promote the healthy and sustainable development of blockchain and is of great significance for the construction of a safe and reliable business ecosystem of Waltonchain.

Useful Links:

The official Medium account of Waltonchain. Website: https://www.waltonchain.org/en/. Chat: https://t.me/waltonchain_en.