[Blockchain Today Correspondent Han Ji-hye] Democratic Party presidential candidate Lee Jae-myung and People’s Strength presidential candidate Yoon Seok-yeol sent congratulatory speeches to ‘NFT META Korea 2022’, part of the 14th World Blockchain Summit Marbles event.
This event, held at the Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas on the 22nd, was hosted by Korea CEO Summit (CEO Park Bong-gyu), hosted by The Marbles, and sponsored by the Ministry of Science and ICT. In addition, Korea Blockchain Industry Promotion Association and Korea Blockchain Startup Association are sponsored, and Maeil Business TV, Aju Economic Daily, and Blockchain Today were selected as media partners. In addition, the Korea Herald, Herald Economics, Prime Economics, Newsway, and many other media are cooperating.
The event started with encouraging speeches from Bong-gyu Park, Chairman of Korea CE Summit and Myung Oh, former Chairman of KAST.
Democratic Party presidential candidate Lee Jae-myung said, “Despite the increasingly difficult conditions, I sincerely thank you for providing a solid foundation to lead Korea’s fourth industry by providing a valuable place. Currently, digital content is one of the major It has established itself as an industry. AI, metaverse, and digital contents require new technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence, etc. We must make Korea a fourth industrial powerhouse with our outstanding technology.”
He also mentioned the cryptocurrency, which he had previously made a promise to. Candidate Lee said, “The legalization, ICO, and STO permission to institutionally recognize virtual assets and guarantee various business opportunities should not be delayed any longer. Lee Jae-myung and the Democratic Party will lead. I hope that NFT Meta Korea 20022 will work hard for the future of Korea. I will also add strength with continuous interest and support.”
Then, through a video congratulatory video speech, Yoon Seok-yeol, a presidential candidate for People’s Strength, said, “Congratulations on the hosting of NFT Meta Korea 2022. You are the people who are preparing for the future of Korea ahead of anyone else. New industries will soon change our future beyond imagination. The future of Korea depends on how well we prepare for the digital revolution in the coming 4th industrial era. Only with efforts to learn and understand the changes caused by the development of advanced technology. We can secure high competitiveness and promote growth.”
Next, Seoul Metropolitan City Mayor Oh Se-hoon, National Assembly Member Won-wook Lee and Chairperson of the Science and Technology Information and Communication Committee, Member of Parliament Song Seok-joon and secretary of the National Assembly Land Transport Committee, National Assembly Member Cho Myeong-hee and National Assembly ICT Convergence Forum and National Geospatial Information Policy Forum Representative Member Jeong-suk Yang and the Science and Technology Information Protection Committee Congratulatory speeches followed by members, National Assembly member Chang-hyeon Yoon, and Chairman of the Special Committee on Virtual Assets.