Real Estate Blockchain Expo 2018 (RBE 2018), the world’s first real estate blockchain expo, will be held in Seoul on September 19-21. The expo aims to provide an opportunity for the crypto world to demonstrate how the blockchain technology will integrate with the real estate industry.
RBE 2018 will be held alongside with Realty Expo Korea 2018 (REK 2018), an international real estate expo also hosted by Korea Economic Daily. According to the hosts, more than 50 companies, research institutions and governmental organizations from more than 20 countries are set to participate in RBE 2018 to showcase the latest technology, trends and business opportunities from blockchain as well as its on-going convergence within the real estate industry.
Participants in the RBE 2018 are government / local government / public institutions, construction companies, real estate developers, real estate finance, sale companies, hotels, leisure and the 4th industry. Other related companies such as interior companies, housing companies, building materials companies, well aging-related companies, smart home, smart office, ICT and IOT companies will also be in attendance.
In a recent interview with Korea Economic Daily, Roger Ver, CEO of Bitcoin.com, who is also to speak at RBE 2018 said:
“Blockchain technology will not only affect financial markets. From now on, blockchain technology will also impact real estate transactions, smart city planning, and other areas in the real estate industry.”