South Korea to Host Its First Major Cryptocurrency Event in Seoul

By Inside Bitcoins Dec 4, 2014 6:18 AM EST

NEW YORK (InsideBitcoins) — South Korea’s first major cryptocurrency conference and expo will feature 20 exhibitors and 25 speakers December 12-13 in Seoul. The Inside Bitcoins Conference and Expo, is co-produced by MecklerMedia and the Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX).

Exhibitors for the event include Korbit, Coinplug, Galaxia, Coinbee, the Korea Bitcoin Foundation, CloudWallet, Coinone, Coinpia, and others.

The final list of speakers includes Vitalik Buterin, developer and founder, Ethereum; Tony Lyu, CEO, Korbit; Leonhard Weese, president, Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong; Zennon Kapron, managing director, Kapronasia; Casey Ilsun Kim, CEO, InfraBasic & adjunct professor, Hanyang University Business School; and Chanpeng Zhao, technical officer and co-founder,, among others.

The South Korean stop is a part of the event’s global tour, which includes Singapore, January 29-30, Berlin March 5-6 and New York, April 27-29. For sponsor or or exhibit information, contact

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