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24th July, 2024

Blockchain Leaders Summit Tokyo 2024

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Web3 Wave Japan:

Unlocking Blockchain Potentials

Participants will have an extraordinary opportunity to gain valuable insights directly from esteemed industry leaders and emerging powerhouses actively shaping the future landscape.

Organizers

B Dash Ventures is a Tokyo-based venture capital firm that invests in startups at various stages, from seed to later stages with the aim of fostering powerful internet companies for the next generation. With over 10 years of experience, it has guided numerous companies to IPOs and M&A deals. Additionally, it is one of the few venture capital firms in Japan that actively invests in the blockchain sector. Since its inception, B Dash Ventures has organized and managed “B Dash Camp,” Japan’s largest invitation-only technology event, which attracts key figures from the startup community, executives from major corporations, and influential venture capitalists in the internet industry.

Hashed is a team of blockchain experts and builders based in Seoul, Singapore, Bengaluru, and Silicon Valley. We believe that decentralization can transform not only the global economy but the very fabric of the internet. Our mission is to accelerate the mass adoption of blockchain by investing our resources and empowering a new wave of entrepreneurs and innovators to create this future. We participate as core technical contributors to global infrastructure, and we’ve built a network of projects and people that connects industry pioneers with the knowledge and resources necessary to unlock the potential of blockchain.

Blockchain Leaders Summit Tokyo 2024

Join us for the first-ever Blockchain Leaders Summit Tokyo 2024, bringing together industry leaders from Japan, Korea, and beyond. This exclusive blockchain business conference is reserved for business leaders by invitation only. While many conferences are held worldwide, meaningful connections with key individuals have often been a matter of chance.

Our Goal

Our goal is to provide a unique opportunity for invited guests to connect with local industry leaders and top blockchain projects on a global scale. Dive into the revolutionary possibilities of blockchain technology across infrastructure, gaming, regulatory frameworks, entertainment, and finance. Together, let’s unlock the future.

Composition

Session

Immerse yourself in dynamic sessions exploring blockchain infrastructure, regulations, and emerging trends.

Networking

Forge connections with industry peers, investors, and influencers to spark collaborations and propel the blockchain industry forward.

Startup Showcase

Exceptional blockchain startups will come together to showcase their pitches. Explore the next companies poised to change the world.

Timetable

Hall A
Hall B
10:00 - 10:30
Reception
10:30 - 10:55
[Keynote] Opening
Ryuichi Nishida / B Dash Ventures Simon Kim / Hashed
11:00 - 11:40
[Keynote] Kaia: A Leading Blockchain Ecosystem in Asia
Speaker

Sam Seo / Klaytn & Kaia

11:00 - 11:40
[Panel] New stablecoin designs and strategies
Speakers

Noritaka Okabe / JPYC

Guy Young / Ethena Labs

Moderator

Baek Kim / Hashed

11:50 - 12:30
[Panel] Designing UI/UX for Optimal Web3 User Experience
Speakers

Aric Kim / Kana Labs
Leona Hioki / INTMAX

Tomochika Kamiya / Syfu

Moderator

Taishi Matsuyama / Ceres

11:50 - 12:30
[Panel] Bridging decentralized and traditional finance
Speakers

Kaya Kanamori / Sony Bank
Hideaki Kudo / Laser Digital Japan

Can Sun / Backpack

Moderator

Nathan Lee / Factomind

12:30 - 13:20
Networking Lunch
13:20 - 14:00
[Panel] Japanese Stablecoin: Inception and Strategy
Speakers

Tomohiko Kondo / SBI VC Trade
Hidekazu Kondo / Japan Open Chain

Tatsuya Saito / Progmat

Moderator

Yusuke Shidara / New Economy

13:20 - 14:00
[Fireside Chat] How Aptos will pave the way for enterprise adoption - bringing more assets on-chain

Speakers

Alexandre Tang / Aptos

Moderator

Taishi Sato / DeFimans

14:10 - 14:50
[Panel] Blockchain games growth strategy
Speakers

Ken Kanetomo / Konami Digital Entertainment
Keisuke Hata / Square Enix

Angela Son / NEXPACE(MapleStory Universe)

Moderator

Han Yoo / League of Kingdoms

14:10 - 14:50
[Panel] The Business Impact of Real World Asset Tokenization
Speakers

Yoshinori Tatsumi / MITSUI & Co. Digital Commodities, Ltd.
Roi Hirata / Ava Labs
Keinosuke Takemori / Digital Asset Markets, Inc

15:00 - 15:40
[Panel]What Makes Japanese Blockchain Games Stand Out
Speakers

Shoichi Furuse / CROOZ Blockchain Labs

Yasushi Teramura / gumi

Moderator

Wooster Han / Hashed

15:00 - 15:40
[Fireside Chat] AI x Blockchain Convergence

Speakers

Jung-Hee Ryu / FuturePlay

Moderator

Simon Kim / Hashed

15:50 - 16:30
[Panel]The Present and Future of Cryptocurrency Regulation in Japan
Speakers

Genki Oda / JVCEA

Masaaki Taira / The House of Representatives

Moderator

Ryuichi Nishida / B Dash Ventures

15:50 - 16:30
[Panel] Scalability and ecosystem growth strategy for L1 blockchain infrastructure
Speakers

Sungmo Park / Monad
Francis Kang / Berachain

Ken Kashiwagi / Mysten Labs/Sui

Moderator

Ryan Kim / Hashed

16:40 - 17:20
[Panel] Startale's Web3 entertainment initiatives
Speakers

Mikito Ebishima / Startale Cloud Service
Masayuki Fukuyama / YOAKE Entertainment

Sota Watanabe / Startale Labs

16:40 - 17:20
[Panel] Anime & IP untilization on blockchain
Speakers

Kosuke Hamasaki / Sanrio
SY Lee / Story Protocol

Ueno Ryotaro / TOEI Animation

Moderator

Steve W. Chung / Azuki

17:30 - 18:10
[Panel] Entertainment- Blockchain uses cases & merits
Speakers

Joseph Baek / Modhaus
Masayuki Fukuyama / Yoake Entertainment

Sungmin Kim / Hybe Binary

Moderator

Saemi Kim / B3

17:30 - 18:10
[Keynote] Kaia Wave - Calling all builders and KOLs to Kaia & LINE's Web3 ecosystem
Speakers

Benji Kim / LINE NEXT

18:10 - 18:40
Special Live Performance: tripleS
Hall C
12:30 - 13:20
Networking Lunch
14:50 - 15:40
[Pitching]

Startup Showcase Round 1

Pitch

Leona Hioki / INTMAX
Yu Kimura / Sunrise

Kay Woo / MVL Labs

Commentators

Oonyong Jung / Crit Ventures

Moderator

Henry Key / Hashed

15:50 - 16:30
[Pitching]Startup Showcase Round 2
Pitch

Kester Wu / KTX
GD Kim / Moelive

Graham / Republic

Commentators
HeeKyeong Choi / Hakuhodo DY Venrures
Yoshikazu Abe / Hyperithm

Yuki Kanayama / MZWeb3 Fund

Moderator

Gary Rhee / Hashed

16:50 - 17:40
[Pitching]Startup Showcase Round 3
Pitch

Han Yoo / 3MERGED
Edison Lim / Suberra

Ishan Shrivastava /Xtremeverse

Commentators
Yoyo Yang /Bandai Namco Entertainment 021 Fund
Keigo Agata/Spiral Capital

Atsushi Kuwabara/bitbank

Moderator

Wooster Han/ Hashed

18:40 - 20:00
Networking Dinner

Event Legacy

B Dash Camp is Japan’s largest invitation-only technology event, bringing together top executives and luminaries from the forefront of the internet industry. Entrepreneurs from startups, key figures from major corporations, influential venture capitalists, and startup supporters gather to participate in panel discussions on industry trends, networking among participants, and pitch contests by startups, among various programs held twice a year over three days. Since its inception in 2011, this event has attracted over 1,000 key figures each time.

1,000+ CXO invitation-only
100+ Speakers
100+ Investors

Founded in 2018 by Factblock and co-hosted by Hashed, KBW is an annual week-long event featuring exhibitions, speeches, workshops, networking, art fairs, and music festivals. KBW serves as a knowledge hub, fostering professional growth and fun experiences. The main event, IMPACT, is a two-day conference uniting leaders and innovators from Web3, DeFi, NFT, AI, Metaverse, DAO, and developer communities. It offers a platform to share ideas, insights, and discuss industry advancements, challenges, and opportunities.

10,000+ Attendees
440+ Speakers
230+ Major Sponsors

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