This is the closing speech Dr. Xiao Feng made for the Day 1 session of the Sixth Global Blockchain Summit on Oct.27 where he pointed out that as the blockchain technology ameliorates, a great number of applications will be created and blockchain will ultimately be made into an infrastructure by converging all features. When it becomes an infrastructure, blockchain will encourage more developers to build more applications by making it easier to start business in this industry.

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Today, I would like to share with you my hypothesis on the application models of blockchain. As projects like Dfinity to be launched by the end of this year, the technology framework of public blockchains will be fully established. Admittedly, there remains much to be done to improve the model and framework of blockchain, but we can say for sure that a great number of applications will be created while we improve the technology framework of blockchains. …


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The 6th Global Blockchain Summit 2020 hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs, under the theme of “Blockchain New Economy: Integrated Innovation”, was officially opened at W Hotels at 9 a.m. on October 27th. It is for the first time that guests and audiences from different industries all over the world are meeting online and offline to listen to and learn about the development trend of blockchain, Internet of Things, 5G and other technologies and industries.

The summit this year is trying to explore how the combination of blockchain technology and the Internet of Things, 5G, cloud computing and other technologies can help enable industrial upgrading and leverage the real benefits of technology to truly create socio-economic values. This summit was guided by the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Informatization and the People’s Government of Hongkou District, Shanghai. It also supported by Web3 Foundation, Protocol Labs, PlatON, Microsoft, Nervos Network, SNZ, Qtum, InfClouds, Mask Network, Acala Network, Algorand Foundation, NEAR Protocol, and Qiming Venture Partners. …


The 2020 Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon has begun on the evening of October 23. The three-day competition(October 23–25), hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs, sponsored by Protocol Labs, SNZ, Qtum, Acala Network, and supported by DoraHacks and Ethplanet, has attracted over 100 blockchain developers and enthusiasts both inside and outside China.

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This year’s Hackathon is the first ever competition conducted both online and offline during the blockchain week, aimed at creating a free communication platform for global blockchain developers and enthusiasts without any space restrictions and time limit. Under the theme of “Innovating North Bund with Blockchain+”, the competition is focusing on the North Bund, Hongkou District, a cornerstone underpinning Shanghai’s “Golden Triangle”. …


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The 6th Global Blockchain Summit live stream reservation is now open! October 15th. Come and make a reservation and watch the summit for free on Oct.27th-28th at 2020 Shanghai Blockchain Week official website and mini-site!!!

This mini-site is the official mobile interactive platform of this event. On this platform you may find introduction of the blockchain week, guest information, agenda, participation guide, and the latest update.

You may watch the live broadcast of the 6th Blockchain Global Summit from October 27th to 28th on the mini-site, and possibly get to win gifts by completing the interactive tasks.

The 6th Global Blockchain Summit, under the theme of “Integrated Innovation” is gathering prominent technical leaders, experts and scholars from various industries to jointly discuss the possible combination of blockchain with digital technologies such as 5G, AI, and IoT, and promote the large-scale commercial application of the blockchain technology through integrated innovation as an effort to truly create socio-economic values. …


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What Are the Potential Uses of Blockchain in North Bund?

2020 Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon, boasting challenging topics and generous rewards, is taking place from Oct.23rd to 25th.

This year’s main topic is Innovating North Bund with Blockchain+. We expect talented contestants from home and abroad to propose innovative and feasible solutions to innovate North Bund, the most promising area in Hongkou District, Shanghai, China with the convergence of blockchain and other digital technologies like 5G, AI, IoT, etc.

To help you prepare for this competition, we will give you some basic information about North Bund and inspire you with the challenges facing this area. …


Web3 Foundation confirms to be the diamond sponsor of the Sixth Global Blockchain Summit, one of the premiere blockchain events in Asia and the world hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs. Polkadot, an open source project funded by Web3 Foundation and developed by Parity will set an exhibition booth at the venue of the summit and Dr. Gavin Wood, Founder of Polkadot has confirmed to deliver a speech at the summit.

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Polkadot is built to enable a completely decentralized web where users are in control by connecting private and consortium chains, public and permissionless networks, oracles, and future technologies that are yet to be created with its advanced technical architecture. …


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Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon during Shanghai International Blockchain Week has been one of the greatest attractions to numerous talented blockchain developers with quests highly relevant to the hot spots in the blockchain industry.

2020 Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon is taking place on Oct.23rd -25th both online and offline. Contestants will be able to choose to do their tasks either at the venue specified by the host Wanxiang Blockchain Labs or through the Internet.

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Under the theme of “Innovate North Bund with Blockchain+”, this year’s hackathon will take North Bund in the Hongkou District of Shanghai, China as an application scenario for talented contestants from home and abroad to explore exciting solutions. …


On Aug. 26th, Mr. Lin Yao, CEO of AITOS mentioned at 2020 AIoT Industrial Leaders Summit that the BoAT+PlatONE Blockchain Empowered IoT Data Platform co-developed by Wanxiang Blockchain and AITOS will be officially launched this October at the Sixth Global Blockchain Summit hosted by Wangxiang Blockchain Labs in Shanghai, China.

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BoAT+PlatONE Blockchain Empowered IoT Data Platform

This blockchain empowered data platform is an innovative integration of the blockchain and IoT technologies. By empowering the traditional IoT industry with blockchain modules and data services, this platform aims to maximize the value of big data in the real world scenarios.

Data reliability and safety cannot be emphasized more as all industries are undergoing digitization. This innovative integration of IoT and blockchain will guarantee the reliability of data uploaded on chain and store the data in a tamper-proof way. …


2020 Shanghai International Blockchain Week has just launched its official website (http://www.blockchainlabs.org/week2020/home) on Aug.20th.

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This website will timely update the latest information about the key activities during the international blockchain week, including Hackathon, Open Day as well as the agenda and speakers of the Sixth Global Blockchain Summit.

Since the first global blockchain summit in 2015, Shanghai International Blockchain Week hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs has been held for six years consecutively. As the first global blockchain feast held in China, Shanghai International Blockchain Week has not only witnessed the vicissitudes of the global blockchain industry, but also played a leading role in promoting the development of the industry by bringing global blockchain influencers, experts and entrepreneurs under one roof and encouraging open and inclusive communications. …


2020 Global Blockchain Summit is taking place both offline and online from Oct.27th to 28th. Registration for the offline event in Shanghai, China is open now. Get your ticket at Eventbrite.

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About 2020 Global Blockchain Summit

As the climax of 2020 Shanghai International Blockchain Week from Oct.23rd to 28th , the 6th Global Blockchain Summit, under the theme of “Integrated Innovation” is going to invite prominent technical leaders, experts and scholars from various industries to jointly discuss the latest achievements, trends and ideas of the blockchain industry and promote the large-scale commercial application of the blockchain technology through integrated innovation as an effort to truly create socio-economic values. Apart from the integration of blockchain with other technologies, topics of this summit will also cover such hotspots of the industry like DeFi, DID, Web 3.0, …

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