Agenda Unveiled for “Layer1+Layer2” Forum at Hong Kong Web3 Festival 2024

Wanxiang Blockchain
2 min readMar 26, 2024

Following the success of its record-breaking 2023 event, HK Web3 Festival is returning for its second edition from 6 to 9, April. Hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs and HashKey Group, it’s one of the largest crypto events to rewrite HK’s Web3 chapter. Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to roll out an amazing sponsor lineup:

The “Layer1+Layer2” Forum will be held on April 7th at the Main Stage at the Festival, with the morning session focusing on trending topics such as the latest landscape of Layer1, sustainable public chain, successful applications, and more. Confirmed speakers of the morning session include:

Avery Ching, Co-Founder and CTO, Aptos Labs

Dato Fadzli Shah, Co-Founder, Zetrix

Lily Liu, President, Solana Foundation

Scott Stuart, Co-Founder, Kava

Haseeb Qureshi, Managing Partner, Dragonfly Capital

Anthony Blackburn, Growth Lead, Gunzilla Games

Kai Xu, COO, MEET48

Illia Polosukhin, Co-Founder, NEAR Protocol

Amos Zhang, Early Contributor, NEAR; Founder, MetaWeb Ventures

Max Rebol, CEO & Managing Partner, Harbour Industrial Capital

The afternoon session, co-organized by SNZ Capital, will convene top project founders and leading investors across the globe for insightful discussions on Layer2 development and opportunities, uses cases, ecosystem service and applications, best practice, new technologies, investment trend, BTC Layer2, and more. Confirmed speakers of this session include:

Eli Ben Sasson, CEO and Co-founder, StarkWare

Sergei Medvedev, CMO, IntMax

Leo Fan, Founder, Cysic

YQ, Founder, AltLayer

Angel Xu, Co-founder, Zircuit

Sam Seo, Representative Director, Klaytn Foundation

Smokey, Co-Founder, Berachain

Keith Chen, Managing Director, SNZ Capital

Mo Dong, Co-founder, Brevis;

Georgi Koreli, Founder, Hinkal

Fubiao Xia, Co-founder, PADO Labs

Lasse Clausen, Founding Partner, 1kx

Alexander Pack, Managing Partner, HackVC

Vineet Budki, Managing Partner and CEO, Cypher Capital

Gavin Wang, CIO, SNZ Capital

Cipher, Co-founder, Cell Studio

Eason, CEO, TerpLayer

Blue, Partner and CTO, Slowmist

Jan Camenisch, CTO, DFINITY Foundation

Terence Lam, COO, Taiko

Leona Hioki, Co-Founder, INTMAX

Dennis Song, Chief Security Officer, Mind Network

Ross Zhang, Managing Partner, SNZ Capital

Daniel Marin, CEO, Nexus

Ryan Chen, Managing Partner, HashKey Capital

Rena Shah, VP of Product & Operations (stacks ecosystem), Trust Machines

Tom Ngo, Executive Lead, Metis

About Web3 Festival

Hong Kong Web3 Festival is a premier Web3 event hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs and HashKey Group, and organized by W3ME. Hong Kong Web3 Festival provides an open stage to foster collaboration, explore the Web3 landscape and establish a shared vision of the digital future. Learn more at



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