• The EDGE™Global AI & Web3 Investment Summit will take place on September 25- 27, 2023, in Hong Kong, China
• More than 60 C-suite speakers were confirmed from China, United Arab Emirates, South Korea, Singapore, Japan, Israel, United Kingdom, United States, among others countries
• Flurry of side events to ensure smooth business matchmaking and effective networking
Hong Kong – The first The EDGE™Global AI & Web3 Investment Summit to take place from Sept. 25 – 27 2023 in Hong Kong, at AsiaWorld-Expo Management Limited AsiaWorld-Expo Hong Kong International Airport Lantau. The intersection of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Web3 is set to revolutionise the world’s tech landscape. As Hong Kong strives to become a global 4IR hub, the integration of AI and Web3 technologies is expected to drive innovation, economic growth, and enhance the quality of life of the global community.
Currently, the summit is officially launching the EDGE Summit Community Development Support Program, aimed at encouraging project teams to organize diverse and vibrant community activities during the summit. The objective is to attract greater participation and collaboratively create a dynamic community atmosphere. Project teams participating in this program have the opportunity to secure up to HKD 300,000 in funding support from EDGE, which can be utilized to facilitate the execution of these community events.
Phillip Lord, Co-Chair, EDGE Summit, and President of pay app provider Oobit, says: “The aim of the summit is to feel the pulse of web3, AI, blockchain and crypto currencies amid tailwinds and headwinds from the investors’ and regulators’ side, and Edge will bring investors and stakeholders of the industry together – not only from East Asia, but from across the globe.”
Ander Tsui, Founder, Vertex Labs, organiser and chairman of the summit, says: “We strive to create a platform where investment, technology, and fashion seamlessly intertwine to curate an unparalleled summit experience. As the driving force behind the Summit, we envision a future where AI and Web3 seamlessly merge, unleashing disruptive innovations that empower entrepreneurs, investors, and fashion pioneers, and accelerate market adoption.”
Lord added: “Eight weeks to go to the first Edge Summit and we have already gathered an impressive lineup of speakers from across the globe, discussing the blending of Web3 and AI, a multi-trillion dollar market globally, with all aspects of our daily business, from A like Accounting to Z like Zero-Bond.”
Speeches and the panel discussions will be delivered and joined respectively, among others, by Thomas Cheung MH JP Honorary Chairman Of HKBA Co-Chairman Of EDGE Summit; Dr. Johnny NG, Member of Hong Kong Legislative Council; Tony Tong, Co-Founder & Co-Chairman of Hong Kong Blockchain Association HKBA.club, Co-Chairman of Belt & Road TechFin Association; Jean-Luc Bonnefoy, Vice President of the Global Emerging Markets Group; Nikita Sachdev, CEO of LUNA PR, Dubai; Yike Guo, Chief Vice President of HKUST, Academician of RAE, Academician of Academia Europaea, Honorary Vice President of CAAI; Geyang Chai, Founder of Tagging, Founder of Hong Kong Web3 CyberSecurity Alliance HKWCA. The full list of speakers is available on the summit’s homepage.
“Our message to the global web3, Ai, and investment company is simple: mark your calendar so you will not miss out the new star on the conference sky and its side events, along with the latest trends and upcoming winners of the ongoing fourth industrial revolution!”, said Ander.
While the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) repositions itself as the business hub accelerating the fourth industrial revolution, the EDGE Global AI & Web3 Investment Summit will put the Chinese metropolis back on the digital map, in Asia and in the world. ***
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