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CoinPost Co., Ltd. Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is scheduled to speak at Japan’s largest Web3 conference “WebX”

CoinPost Co., Ltd.
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida is scheduled to speak at Japan’s largest Web3 conference “WebX”
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The International Web3 Conference is planned and operated by CoinPost Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Representative Director and CEO: Takahito Kagami), the operating company of Japan’s largest Web3 media CoinPost, and hosted by the WebX Executive Committee. We are pleased to announce that Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will be speaking on stage at “WebX”.
[Image 1: https://prtimes.jp/i/33850/160/resize/d33850-160-0776899f916531c9c639-0.jpg&s3=33850-160-dd414659adde4a3f506f1882f824e015-904×508.jpg] ・What is WebX? WebX is Asia’s largest and Japan’s largest Web3 conference, where promising projects and companies, entrepreneurs, investors, developers, etc. centered on cutting-edge technology from all over the world gather with a focus on Web3.
“WebX 2023” was held at the Tokyo International Forum from July 25th to 26th last year, and a large number of exhibitors and visitors participated, with 16,500 visitors, 290 speakers, and 372
sponsoring/cooperating companies. (Including groups), we received a response that far exceeded our expectations.
In 2024, the venue will be moved to The Prince Park Tower Tokyo for two days, August 28th (Wednesday) and 29th (Thursday), 2024, and the second year of WebX will be held with plans and themes that greatly exceed last year’s WebX. It will be held.
[Image 2: https://prtimes.jp/i/33850/160/resize/d33850-160-9eeaeb9419db40b3caee-1.jpg&s3=33850-160-8c90e1e1d20304d7cc12adbb32c74927-604×456.jpg] By attending the conference, you will receive lectures from top projects and founders from around the world in the Web3 field (Japanese simultaneous translation available), networking
opportunities, workshops and side events with major blockchain development teams, and opportunities for various companies and You can participate in project exhibitions.
・Background of WebX
The Japanese market is receiving a lot of attention from countries around the world, backed by the government’s web3 policy.
May 2022: Prime Minister Kishida announced his intention to improve the Web3 environment in London, UK.
June 2022: “Environmental improvement for promoting Web3” added to the government’s basic policy 2022
November 2022: NTT Docomo announces 600 billion yen investment in Web3 field November 2022: Nippon Keidanren announces Web3 promotion strategy 2022 and 2023: Implemented Web3-related tax reforms
April 2024: Liberal Democratic Party Digital Society Promotion Headquarters, web3 White Paper 2024 released
May 24: Amended LPS Law was enacted, including provisions to promote financing for Web3 companies.
While the decline in Japan’s economic strength and competitiveness has been a long-standing issue, this field, which has the strength of cross-border (international reach), is expanding into the Japanese content industry, which is known as an “IP (intellectual property)” powerhouse, such as anime, manga, and games. One of the reasons for this is that it has the potential to greatly support the DX (digital transformation) of various industries and the expansion into global business.
In this way, Japan has begun to make serious efforts to create new innovations and businesses, but it is required to further accelerate efforts such as creating use cases and globalization. Additionally, many businesses in Japan have highlighted issues in various aspects such as building knowledge and business ideas to advance Web3 businesses, corporate networks, and business human resources. Against this background, CoinPost believes that establishing an international conference that can establish international exchanges and distribution networks of information and human resources in the Web3 field is essential for the growth of the Japanese blockchain industry as a whole in the Asian market. Masu.
We would like to make this conference a venue that supports the government’s Web3 reform and serves as a bridge between the global and existing industries through Web3.
・Conference overview
Date: August 28th (Wednesday) and 29th (Thursday), 2024
Venue: The Prince Park Tower Tokyo
Sponsored by: WebX Executive Committee
Planning/Management: CoinPost Co., Ltd./WebX Executive Committee Website: https://webx-asia.com/ja/
Speaker information and ticket information will be announced on Twitter as appropriate. Please follow the accounts below and wait. WebX account: https://twitter.com/WebX_Asia/
CoinPost account (Japan): https://twitter.com/coin_post
CoinPost account (global): https://twitter.com/CoinPost_Global ・Speaker overview
[Image 3: https://prtimes.jp/i/33850/160/resize/d33850-160-f6766840502aa471af09-2.jpg&s3=33850-160-89315f3145285281229c4a30151d8397-414×532.jpg] 101st Prime Minister
Fumio Kishida Member of the House of Representatives
Member of the House of Representatives, Liberal Democratic Party. Hiroshima prefecture’s 1st ward, elected 10 times (consecutive constituency wins since first election).
Graduated from Waseda University Faculty of Law in 1982 and joined Long-Term Credit Bank of Japan, Ltd. In 1987, she became a secretary to a member of the House of Representatives, and was first elected to the House of Representatives in 1993. He has held important positions such as a member of the House Steering Committee (in charge of proceedings), Director of the Liberal Democratic Party’s Accounting Bureau, and Minister of Special Missions in the Cabinet Office. Since 2012, he has served as Minister of Foreign Affairs, and in 2017, served concurrently as Minister of Defense, and also served as Chairman of the Political Affairs Research Board. In 2021, he announced his candidacy in the Liberal Democratic Party presidential election, won first place in both votes, was elected Liberal Democratic Party President, and was appointed Prime Minister in the same year.
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