A detailed look at blockchain technology

Smart Economy Expo 2018

2 - 4 May — 2018 — Brussels

What is the Smart Economy Expo?

The Smart Economy Expo will introduce the benefits and facilities provided by complaint Blockchain technology, while showcasing several innovative projects.

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Event details This event is only open to registered guests

  • 2 May — 4 May
  • 09:00 — 20:00
  • European Parliament
    Bat. Altiero Spinelli
    60 rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 - Bruxelles/Brussels

Mission statement

To promote technical education for law makers and regulators around the globe so they can establish innovation friendly laws and regulations by 2020.

The foundation on which we build our future

The Blockchain technology has a great potential in economics, humanitarian, social and political fields. Its capacity to maintain public records and infraudable financial transactions are just a few examples of what this source of Smart Economy offers.

The innovation brought by Blockchain brings the need for new regulations that encompasses the characteristics intrinsic to this modern economy. However, governments and regulators need to understand the fundamental elements that run it and how it differs from current solutions.

Forward through education

In this context the Smart Economy Expo focus on providing education regarding Blockchain and the benefits of using this technology. The main purpose is provide an educated overview that can assist in the elaboration of market regulations in Europe, as well as serve as a reference for other locations.

Smart economy presentation

MAY 2nd
  • Fabio C. Canesin
    Fabio C. Canesin NeonExchange Co-Founder

    Fabio holds a MSc in computational mechanics and variational multiscale modeling, and is a researcher engineer in the Oil & Gas industry. He has developed software in several large projects that have had deployed impact on billions of dollars of assets. He is also the source of the original vision for the City of Zion community, which brought together the founders of NEX. Before that Fabio co-founded and acted as CTO of Lemonaid Learning Analytics startup in Brazil

  • Da Hongfei
    Da Hongfei NEO & On-Chain Founder

    Founder of NEO & Onchain, key opinion leader of the Chinese blockchain industry, serial entrepreneur, a Bachelor of Arts graduate capable of coding virus with assembly language. Da Hongfei is blockchain advisor to a handful of banks, brokers, and clearing houses. He has keen insights on the underpinning technologies, various application scenarios, and the industry structure. Da Hongfei came across Bitcoin in 2011, and worked fulltime in the industry since 2013. In 2014, he founded NEO, a blockchain to register, transfer, and exchange digital assets, and led the startup to become the benchmark in the Chinese blockchain community.

Participating projects