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It’s Not Complicated

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Women in Asia is a community that brings together catalysts, thinkers and thought leaders to bridge cultural and gender differences from an Asian perspectives.

We want to spark conversations around new technology trends that are happening in Asia. We want to build a community that is centered around new ideas which solve society's ever- evolving challenges in a meaningful way.


At our 18th June event, Women in Asia takes a closer look at blockchain technology as it overcomes its post-hype slump and matures into a platform for mass adoption. In Asia alone, blockchain related applications in Fintech are expected to grow 73% by 2020. We are putting together a panel discussion with some prominent blockchain experts to talk about application of blockchain, hoping we can attract more females to walk alongside males and discover this new world of blockchain.


The main focus of the panel discussion will be to understand (6:30-9:00pm)

  • How blockchain technology can change and impact our businesses and lives.
  • Is blockchain a new solution for all our problems?
  • Is blockchain similar to internet revolution or just a bubble?
  • Listen to the stories of our panelist and their journey in blockchain world.


On the same day before the panel discussion , we are also hosting a workshop (5pm-6:30pm) for women and men who would like to know more about Cryptocurrencies. If you have always wanted to start your crypto journey but did not know where to start, we promise to give you that start and a little bit more.

Focus of this workshop will be to :

  • Understand the various types of Cryptocurrencies, coins and tokens.

  • What are ICOs (Initial Coin Offering) ?

  • Make your crypto wallet

  • Staying safe and protecting your crypto assets.


Speaker for the panel discussion -


Violet Lim, CEO and Co-founder of Lunch Actually

Asia’s First and Largest Lunch Dating Company,

Lunch Actually Group is marrying Cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence in their latest venture, Viola.AI. It is the industry’s first AI-driven platform which is set to become the world’s most powerful and effective platform for dating and relationships.


Swati Joshi- CEO, Loyela

Loyela is a loyalty and rewards protocol that leverages blockchain and AI to provide an effective, efficient and smart solution for brands and retailers to increase their customer engagement and loyalty


Yuree Hong- Founder of SHE Blockchainers Asia

Yuree is a growth-oriented visionary with 10 years experience in marketing. She is a founder of SHE Blockchainers Asia, empowering women in future technology, and a founder of Hash81, a Dstudio of growth marketing specialised in blockchain. SHE Blockchainers Asia is the 1st CNBC-featured female initiative in blockchain.


Dr Sourav Sen Gupta, Researcher and Lecturer at Nanyang Technology University

Sourav Sen Gupta is positioned precariously at the confluence of Computer Science, Mathematics, and Engineering. While his research interest revolves around the "science ofsecurity" (primarily focused on cryptology), he loves to teach the"art of analytics" (broadly dealing with data science). Sourav is affiliated with the School of Computer Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, as a Lecturer. He also works on blockchain and Cryptocurrency research at SCSE NTU.


Facilitator for Crypto workshop -

Jugnu Bhatia (Jay B) - Sr. Manager, Deloitte and Crypto Blogger

Jay B is a management consultant specialising in financial services consulting. He is an early crypto investor and crypto-currencies enthusiast who has been following the development and adoption of this new platform and ecosystem.



Light refreshments and drinks provided.



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