B2GC Event: Unlocking Thailand’s Digital Future (Day 1)

The recently finished B2GC Event in Phuket, Thailand, brought together visionaries, government representatives, and industry executives on a platform meant to explore the revolutionary possibilities of blockchain technology. The event began on January 17, 2023 (Day 1) with a powerhouse lineup of speakers at the BTC Space in Phuket, Thailand, who provided insights into the critical role of blockchain in company development and its applications in Thai government organizations.

Sophon Suwannarat, Governor of Phuket Province, and Dr. Passakon Prathombutr, Senior Executive Vice President of the Digital Economy Promotion Agency, were the event’s Guest of Honors, setting the tone for the discussion of blockchain’s critical role in the digital economy.  

The first day featured several prominent speakers, including Prof. Tongthong Chandransu, who discussed the legal elements of blockchain and its implications for company development. His emphasis on legal matters in the blockchain area highlighted the importance of establishing a strong legal framework in order to fully realize its potential.

Samret Wajanasathian, CTO of Bitkub Blockchain Technology, took the stage next and gave an in-depth introduction of blockchain technology. Attendees received a comprehensive understanding of the technology’s fundamental concepts as well as its applicability in many fields.

Sathapon Patanakuha, CEO of SmartContract Blockchain Studio, wrapped up Day 1 by delving into the principles of blockchain. He explained the key concepts and benefits of this disruptive technology, laying the groundwork for a deeper dive on Day 2.

The day’s first panel discussion included renowned Thai digital personalities such as Dr. Passakon Prathombutr, Senior Executive Vice President of DEPA, Khanit Phatong, ETDA Director, and Nattawat Woranopakul, Senior Executive Vice President of DGA.

Sathapon Patanakuha, CEO of SmartContract Blockchain Studio, led the panel discussion on government blockchain implementation. The presenters emphasized blockchain’s revolutionary ability to streamline operations, increase visibility, and stimulate creativity in government.

As the sun began to set, the B2GC Event in Phuket wrapped off its afternoon session with an engaging panel discussion on “Developing Blockchain Technology and Personnel in Educational Institutions.” The panel, which included distinguished individuals such as Asst. Prof. Dr. Warodom Werapun, Dr. Kitt Tientanopajai, and Dr. Worrawat Saijai, discussed the challenges of incorporating blockchain technology into academic curricula, the importance of hands-on experience, and collaboration between academia and industry.

Under the expert supervision of Dr. Phadet Jinda, CEO of Finstable, the conversation completed the day, providing a fitting conclusion to a day full of unique thoughts on the future of blockchain education. Continue to watch for more interesting events as the B2GC Event discloses its sophisticated web of technology.

Key Takeaways

Blockchain Changes Everything

The speakers discussed how blockchain technology may improve government operations by enabling decentralized and secure data management, identity verification, and public services.

At the B2GC Event, Aquacity participants stepped into a world where gaming met innovation. Welcomed by the friendly faces of our CEO VC and COO Athena Sofia, along with Aquacity Co-founder Jackson Neo and Advisor Mr. Serhat Yanar, our Aquacity people felt right at home. They were able to experience VARLive’s virtual park and enjoyed playing games. Laughs, excitement, and shared stories made up the fabric of our unforgettable day.

As Day 1 ended, the B2GC Event had already laid the groundwork for an intriguing investigation of blockchain’s multidimensional influence. From the principles to practical applications in government, attendees gained a comprehensive understanding of blockchain’s potential to impact the future of governance and corporate development.

Do not miss out on Part 2! Join us as we dig into more insights from Day 2 of #B2GCEvent’s #BlockchainInnovation for #GovernmentTransformation.