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XBlockchain Meetup : Dubai

July 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Hello Dubai! We are pleased to announce the XBlockchain meetup event which we are co-organizing with AstroLabs will be taking place at AstroLabs Campus @ The Courtyard in Dubai.

Learn how Pundi X is pushing payment with its blockchain-based XPOS payment solution and super app called XWallet which has integrated Telegram and enabled users to send and receive digital assets within its Telegram chat.

Function X Foundation will share how it intends to re-engineer a new era of decentralized world and demonstrate the world’s 1st blockchain phone called the XPhone that’s powered by Function X.

Attendees will have a chance to get their own XPASS cards, experience firsthand transacting with digital currencies (and bitcoin) via the XPOS and make their first blockchain call on the XPhone.

Gaurav Dhar who is an expert in driving innovations in payments and the Manager at Marshal Equipment will take the chance to sharing the innovations which are being implemented and share his view on the future of payments

You can also expect to hear from Ahmed Al-Balaghi who is a Blockchain and Fintech researcher, investor and co-host of the Encrypted podcast. He is also the Community Partner for Fintech Connector in Dubai.

Come join us for an exciting day where we discuss about how blockchain tech can change the world for the better.

About the Organiser:

Pundi X is a blockchain-based fintech company that aims to make blockchain tech accessible and improve your everyday life. It’s the creator of two of the world’s 1st blockchain devices – The XPOS, a POS device which enables buying and transacting digital currency with ease and the XPhone, a blockchain phone that empowers you to own your data as it doesn’t require a centralized service provider to operate.

Twitter – https://twitter.com/PundiXLabs
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/pundixlabs

Function X Foundation is a nonprofit, independent organization that supports the growth of the Function X Ecosystem, a next-generation internet service framework built entirely on and for the blockchain.

Twitter – https://twitter.com/FUNCTIONX_IO

About the Speakers:

Constantin Papadimitriou (Kiki), President of Pundi X

Kiki has 17 years’ experience as founding CEO of two Indonesian fintech companies – Infinetworks and E2Pay; He has an M.Sc Computer Science (Purdue University) and B.Sc Computer Science (University of Tulsa).

Zac Cheah, CEO & Co-founder of Pundi X

Zac is the former W3C Chair of HTML5 Interest Group. He was a scholarship recipient at Sweden KTH (M.Sc Computing) and Norway NTNU (M.Sc Security). Zac spent 12 years in tech in a browser and mobile gaming market.

Gaurav Dhar, Payment Specialist and Manager of Payment Solution Provider Marshal Equipment

Ahmed Al Balaghi, Blockchain & Fintech researcher, investor & co-host of the Encrypted podcast

Ahmed Al-Balaghi is a Blockchain and Fintech researcher, investor and co-host of the Encrypted podcast. He is also the Community Partner for Fintech Connector in Dubai. Having spent over 2 years within the blockchain industry in China, the U.K., and Dubai, he has developed deep industry expertise and regularly delivers talks and workshops.

Meetup Agenda:

  • Learn about the latest payment trends that are disrupted by Pundi X blockchain-based XPOS payment solution
  • See how the XWallet mobile app has become a ‘super’ app allowing users to send and receive crypto easily within the Telegram chat feature that’s integrated within XWallet
  • Experience the world’s 1st blockchain phone called the XPhone that’s powered by Function X.
  • Time
  • 18:30 – 19:00
  • 19:00 – 19:10
  • 19:10 – 19:25
  • 19:25 – 19:55
  • 19:55 – 20:20
  • 20:20 – 21:30
  • Description
  • Reception & Networking
  • Opening
  • Innovations in Payment
  • Pundi X
  • Function X: Creating a decentralized ecosystem + XPhone
  • Networking

Practical Takeaways:

Users will have a chance to see, touch and experience not one but two blockchains based hardware. Pundi X is one of the few companies with actual blockchain hardware solutions that are deployed in the market.

Through the blockchain hardware solution, users will get to de-mystify the complexity of blockchain.

Pundi X seeks to lower the barrier to entry into blockchain and makes it easy for everyday people to understand and access the benefit of blockchain tech.

See You There!

AstroLabs is the region’s premier coworking community and training academy. Our spaces in Dubai and Riyadh host more than a hundred tech companies and facilitate company licensing with 100% ownership for both local and international companies in the UAE and Saudi Arabia. Our training academy graduates number in the thousands across the region, covering topics ranging from digital marketing and software development to data science and business development.
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Details

Date:
July 24
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Astrolabs-Digital-Tech/events/263058572/

Venue

The Courtyard
Sheikh Zayed Road (E11), Al Quoz Industrial 1
Dubai, 14214 United Arab Emirates

Details

Date:
July 24
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Astrolabs-Digital-Tech/events/263058572/

Venue

The Courtyard
Sheikh Zayed Road (E11), Al Quoz Industrial 1
Dubai, 14214 United Arab Emirates