The 5th Edition of the Annual Blockchain Summit- BlockHash LIVE 2022 by Kerala Blockchain Academy, a center of excellence under the Kerala University of Digital Sciences Innovation, and Technology ( Digital University Kerala ) held at Kerala Arts
and Crafts Village, Kovalam, Trivandrum on the 16th and 17th of December witnessing the latest blockchain disruptions and expert opinions on the blockchain for a sustainable future. The two-day event threw light on the immense scope and development that awaits the State of Kerala with regard to blockchain adoption and implementation.
Power-packed with technology enthusiasts, BlockHash LIVE had more than 150 + participants blessed with an opportunity to network with industry experts and learn more about the technology through workshops, panel discussions, tech exhibitions, and allied practices. Master Hrishikesh Arun ( Tech Prodigy ) inaugurated the event.
The Kerala Chapter of India Blockchain Forum was launched on the sidelines of the BlockHash LIVE 2022 in the presence of Dr. Asharaf S (Director, Kerala Blockchain Academy), Prasanna Lohar (President, India Blockchain Forum), Sunil Raveendran (President, Kerala Chapter of the India Blockchain Forum, Adarsh S (Vice-President, Kerala Chapter of India Blockchain Forum) and officials from Kerala Police Cybedome. India Blockchain Forum envisages making India a global hub for Blockchain and Web 3.0 It aims to create community chapters across the country to increase awareness and access to global best practices. India Blockchain Forum envisages a collaboration model with governments, regulators, Industry, and academia to help build a holistic framework for the right adoption of blockchain and web 3.0. The forum has more than 40 influencers and is setting up Special Interest Groups (SIGs) in areas such as CBDC and Web 3.0 adoption. The logo of the India Blockchain Forum – Kerala chapter was unveiled by Mr. Prasanna Lohar.
BlockHash LIVE 2022, drew to a close with vibrant discussions, self-explorations, blockchain introspections, and a networking lunch. Metaverse Workshop by Aviram Studio delivered a photoreal, physically-accurate simulation powered by their AR/VR technologies on the last day. The Interactive Panel Discussions such as Blockchain Adoption and Entrepreneurship Journey exposed the audience to the approaches to how blockchain planners and entrepreneurs used the technology.