BitFury expands in Japan

BitFury Group opens representative office in Japan
27 September 2017   482

The world’s leading full-service blockchain technology company, BitFury Group, announces the opening of a new office in Japan.

As reported, a Tokyo office is to be led by veteran finance and technology expert Katsunori Aonuma.

Japan is an extraordinarily innovative place and a crucial area of growth for Blockchain technology. We look forward to building new customer relationships and designing the products they need to make their enterprises run more securely and efficiently.

Valery Vavilov
CEO of The BitFury Group

Aonuma brings 13 years of experience to BitFury in finance, focusing on technology and media in investment banking, private equity and venture capital. The man claims that he is “thrilled to play a key role leading BitFury’s business growth in Japan”. As the foundational full-service Blockchain company, BitFury will become a huge advocate in Japan.

UCLA Blockchain Crypto Conference to be Held in LA

The UCLA Conference will be held on February 17-18 of 2018, gathering together the most experienced and exciting thinkers
17 February 2018   226

UCLA's Blockchain Lab and Far from LA are holding the Blockchain Cryptocurrency Conference, gathering together the most experienced and exciting thinkers across SoCal, in order to foster both economic and educational progress. The conference will concern cybersecurity, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain.

The UCLA Conference will be held on February 17-18 of 2018.

Location: The University of California, Humanities Building, 415 Portola Plaza, UCLA 90095, Los Angeles

The headline speakers will include Kathleen Breitman, the co-founder of Tezos; Sandra Ro from UWIN Lab; David Moss from EOS; Jeremy Rubin, the Bitcoin core developer, and many more.

The agenda of the conference is as follows: the future of blockchain keynote, bringing humanity to the blockchain, cybersecurity, autonomous vehicles, blockchain's influence on the development of art and culture, blockchain in the music industry, government adoption of blockchain around the world, and more.