Singapore is set to host a historic event that will shape the future of cryptocurrencies and digital artifacts. The Ordinals Summit 2023, scheduled for September 12th at PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay, will mark Asia’s first-ever large-scale Bitcoin Ordinals gathering. This prestigious one-day summit is expected to be the largest of its kind globally and will take place during Crypto Asia Week, leading up to the thrilling Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix 2023 weekend.
Bringing Together Industry Pioneers and Enthusiasts
The Ordinals Summit 2023 is expected to draw in hundreds of attendees from across the globe, including leading experts, developers, investors, artists, and collectors, all congregating in Singapore to explore the potential of the Ordinals space. Esteemed figures in the industry, such as Udi Wertheimer, creator of the renowned Ordinals collection Taproot Wizards, Domo, the mastermind behind the BRC-20 Protocol, and Erin Redwing, the COO of Ordinals Protocol, will grace the event as keynote speakers.
The Evolution of Ordinals: A Boon for Bitcoin Ecosystem
The summit will host insightful panel discussions that delve into the impact of Ordinals on the Bitcoin ecosystem. Bitcoin, the original cryptocurrency, has faced scalability challenges, and the rise of Ordinals has not only addressed these issues but also brought about a wave of enthusiasm and new developers to the community. Panelists in the event will explore the fascinating world of digital artifacts, boasting over 16 million inscriptions by July 2023, and how they have reshaped Bitcoin’s landscape.
Marketplaces: Paving the Way for Ordinals Growth
The first panel touches on the crucial role of marketplaces in the rapidly growing Ordinals ecosystem. Experts predict a staggering market value of US$4.5 billion by 2025, driven by marketplace ventures. Entrepreneurs seeking unparalleled opportunities and global reach will find valuable insights on leveraging marketplaces to tap into the vast user community during a panel discussion.
Unlocking the Future: Toolkits, SDKs, and Standards
Another panel will discuss the pivotal role played by toolkits, software development kits (SDKs), and standards in the growth and advancement of Ordinals. Basically, these essential building blocks enable developers to create apps and services that promote interoperability, enhance security, and unlock new use cases, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in the world of digital artifacts.
Diverse Token Standards: The Next Frontier
Next is a presentation of how Ordinals’ rapid ascent has given rise to a plethora of token standards. From BRC-20, inspired by ERC-20, to SRC-20, preserving transaction data forever, and ORC-20, supporting various formats and transaction options. The discussion will revolve around which token standard will lead the Ordinals into their next evolutionary phase.
Investor Insights: Funding the Future of Ordinals
Moreover, understanding Ordinals and the factors driving their growth and value creation is crucial for successful investments. Therefore, another portion of the program will be dedicated to offering investors strategies and insights to navigate and thrive in this dynamic space.
UX/UI and Wallets: Transforming the Ordinals Experience
Furthermore, enhancing user experience and bridging the gap between users and Ordinals is vital. So, experts in the field will also highlight how the rise of Web3 product design and development is revolutionizing how users interact with digital artifacts, making the experience seamless and user-friendly.
The Artistic Revolution: Inspiring Creativity, Culture, and Community
Ordinals have opened doors to artistic innovation, cultural preservation, and community engagement. As such, the last panel will showcase how creatives are venturing into the world of digital art, artifacts, and blockchain-based collaborations, reshaping how artists monetize, safeguard, and showcase their work.
To conclude the historic event, attendees will be treated to an exciting afterparty, providing a perfect opportunity to network, connect, and reflect on the groundbreaking discussions that took place throughout the day.
Overall, the Ordinals Summit 2023 promises to be a transformative event that brings together pioneers, enthusiasts, and experts in the world of Bitcoin and digital artifacts. With engaging panel discussions, inspiring speakers, and networking opportunities, the summit will set a new milestone in the evolution of cryptocurrencies and their impact on the global financial landscape.
Giancarlo is an economist by profession with a career spanning nearly two decades. His professional journey has seen him assume vital roles in various government and private organizations such as the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), Megaworld Corporation, and the China Banking Corporation in the Republic of the Philippines.
In addition to his civic and corporate pursuits, his forward-thinking approach has led him to manage several prominent websites in the banking and finance sector, notably the Australia-based RateChoice, where he immersed himself in the world of emerging financial technologies and where he found particular interest in Bitcoin all the way back to 2013.
Prior to his addition to Blockzeit’s dynamic team, he held an essential role as Project Manager for initiatives encompassing blockchain, stablecoin, mining, special economic zone development, and iGaming. This noteworthy chapter in his career unfolded under the auspices of InPlan Consultancy Services, Inc., the think-tank of IMPERO Consortium Management Corporation headquartered in Manila, Philippines, and Tokyo, Japan. InPlan, led by a distinguished retired Cabinet member of the Philippines, collaborates directly with IMPERO’s core management team, contributing to strategic planning and business development endeavors.