What is Principality 2018 ?

A 1-day conference and expo connecting investors and the leading crypto & blockchain players, attendees of Principality 2018 will gain a wealth of insights and information about the crypto space. Keynote speakers share practical ‘how-to’ case studies on utilising Blockchain technologies across industries like finance, healthcare, logistics, energy and more.

Investors will get the opportunity to learn more about the new crypto businesses. Roundtable discussions and networking sessions allow attendees to connect with peers and deep-dive into topics the worldwide audience is interested in.

Join us on the 30th of November for Principality 2018.
Trust us: This is one event that you won’t want to miss.

Our Speakers

We are bringing together the leading crypto & blockchain players. Grab this opportunity to learn from pioneers and established opinion leaders
who are shaping the future of the token ecosystem.

Jason Lam

Jason Lam

Chief Strategist, Principal Strategic

Jason holds a Bachelor in Business Management from RMIT Australia. Jason’s main forte is in strategic planning, relationship management, business development, financing and investments. Jason brings with him an assortment of experiences from various industries. He was an ex-banker with local and foreign banks for 7 years, a consultant at a leading property search engine and also spent some years at a legal firm.

With the above years of strategic experience, he started Principal Strategic Pte Ltd, a management consultancy headquartered in Singapore. He is a strong proponent of ethical business practices, witha key emphasis on due diligence and KYC. As the Chief Strategist at Principal Strategic, Jason is currently working on a number of blockchain projects with his team. He is also a Strategic Advisor for a few blockchain projects as well.

Hong Qi Yu

Hong Qi Yu

CEO/CTO, Tokenize Exchange

Qi Yu leads the company and the tech team in developing a robust, secure, and user-friendly platform. He has 4 years of professional IT experience in cybersecurity, system and solution engineering. He was one of the pioneer full stack developers at Bambu – a Series A FinTech start-up. He has 4 years of experience in trading and managing investment portfolio across FOREX, equities, and digital currency.

As a tech enthusiast, Qi Yu has seen the rise of cryptocurrencies since the conception of bitcoin. He has since merged his passion with his profession and combined the best of both worlds. Tokenize is the brainchild of Qi Yu in his vision to create a central community of decentralization; returning the ecosphere to its intimate and engaging roots.

Dr. Rex Yeap

Dr. Rex Yeap

Dr. Yeap is currently a Partner of Invention Capital LLP directing efforts towards the creation, commercialization of novel inventions, investing and incubating early stage companies. He is also the Vice-Chairman ofBusiness Angel Network (South East Asia) and also manages a BANSEA angel fund. He is part of the Adjunct Faculty at Nanyang TechnologicalUniversity and has extensive lectureship and facilitation experiences for both Masters and Bachelor degrees (1998present) in the area of computing and business management. Since 2006, Dr. Yeap is a SCOPE-IP consultant with Intellectual Property Office of Singapore.
Dr. Yeap holdsa Master of Science (Distinction) from University of Leeds and his Doctoral research involved the invention of a few patented hedge fund systems. Dr. Yeap has over 25 years of experience across the infocomm technology value chain that spans industry, government and academia. He started his career in the area of interactive digital media (specifically, computer game design and development) back in the late 80s. He was subsequently blessed to be among the pioneering (1997) patent mapping and analysis alumnus of Kent Ridge Digital Labs. Since then, he has been continuously involved in numerous patent mapping, analysis and strategy related ventures. He has worked with a range of international clients in their IP road-mapping and commercialization strategy through the use of proprietary and open innovation and patent analytics methodologies.
Dr.Yeap was the co-founder of 3i Analytics and together with his team, they produced over 2000 original qualitative-quantitative technology patent reports and he also directed efforts to secure, design, develop and commercialise the next generation award-winning SurfIP portal.He is also a veteran judge (2004 – present) of various Business PlanCompetitions organized through ideas.inc Business Challenge, NanyangTechnological University, National University of Singapore, INSEAD, University of San Francisco and McGinnis Venture Competition.
Ng Yi Ming

Ng Yi Ming

Partner at Trive

Yi Ming is a Partner at TRIVE. Yi Ming leads investments and partnerships across Southeast Asia.

He was previously part of the Regional Business Analytics Team at AIG where he worked closely with Insurance experts to lead innovative data driven solutions for implementation across Asia Pacific. He was also the Co-Founder of PolicyPal, a startup in the FinTech/ InsurTech space, where he led the product, marketing and operation functions.

He has also worked with Munich Re Group, the world’s largest reinsurer, where he developed new cyber insurance strategy with the IDEO Design Thinking methodology. He also had experience developing eCommerce operations strategy at Lazada Group.

Yi Ming graduated with First Class Honours from Imperial College London and has attended Harvard University and Peking University. During his military term, Yi Ming was awarded the Singapore Armed Forces Outstanding National Service Fulltime(NSF) of the Year.

Kay Woo

Kay Woo


Founder of MVLChain, the incentive-based mobility blockchain protocol that powers TADA, Singapore first blockchain-based zero-commission ride-hailing application.

MVLChain is focused on driving the mass adoption of a blockchain service through TADA. Since launched, TADA has been used by more than 19,000 drivers and 100,000 users in Singapore.

Prior to MVLChain, Kay is also the founder of easi6, a mobility platform that he led and grew over the last six years to be the platform that is presently connected to over 25,000 vehicles across all Asia.

He leads a passionate team to provide game-changing digital solutions to the automotive industry regionally. His expertise lies in understanding mobility challenges across various context in Asia and addressing it by developing digital solutions.

Kay Woo comes from a background in engineering and statistics from across leading academic institutions in the United States and South Korea. He holds a master’s degree in Statistics from Ivy League Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from one of South Korea’s leading university, Seoul National University.

Ms. Janet Lee

Ms. Janet Lee

CEO, Venture Capital Network Pte Ltd

VCN is the approved sponsor firm for Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange. Led by Janet, the company assists SME and aspiring entrepreneurs through ICO and IPO listings in regional bourses.

Kazuya Aoyama

Kazuya Aoyama

Chairman/Founder, World Trip Singapore

After studying in the USA, Aoyama goes through the school of business management technology and independently develops karaoke shops, restaurants, and a number of prosperous shops, including space projects. Based on the philosophy of “Only the person who actually experienced business experience actually produces” under the philosophy of “Manufacturer of many directly-operated stores as a producer of real production received a offer from Japan all over the country as a producer and expanded the name as a producer business from the industry Attracted attention. We have accumulated experience of space production from all over the country including resort development in Okinawa. After that, entering the IT business, feeling the future and the future of the sharing economy, start a business with Murosaki. My hobbies are karate and tea ceremony. Regarding the tea ceremony, we have the tea name of “Sōya”, inheriting the name of the general teacher in “Urasenke Todaya”.

Danny Teo

Danny Teo

Legal Consultant

Danny Teo Kim Soon graduated with an LL.B (Hons) degree as an external student of the University of London in 1992. He studied for and passed the English Bar finals, and was called to the English Bar by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn in February 1993.

Mr Teo worked with several law firms, namely, M/s Chua Hay & Wee, M/s Lui Lee & Leong, M/s Yong Koh & Partners, M/s Brown Pereira & Co, M/s A. Rohim & Partners and M/s Ong & Co, before starting a partnership with Mr Edwin Seah. They set up the firm of M/s Edwin Seah & K S Teo in November 2001 and had a practice that specialized in insurance litigation, including, personal and accident insurance. The practice was dissolved in March 2007, following which Mr Teo joined M/s Woodworth & Associates as an associate. After M/s Woodworth & Associates was dissolved in 2009, he joined Regional Law LLC, which later changed its name to DG Law LLC, also as an associate.

Mr Teo left DG Law LLC in end 2014. He joined Satwant & Associates as a partner in June 2015. He left Satwant & Associates in May 2018 and joined Advance Law LLC as Director in June 2018.

Mr Teo has been involved in numerous cases, involving personal injury claims that were reported in the local press. He has also been involved in many civil and criminal trials. He has advised retainer clients on company matters and contracts including franchise and trust agreements.

Mr Teo was among a pioneer group of lawyers selected by the former District Judge, Mr Liew Thiam Leng, to mediate their insurance claims in the Subordinate Courts. He has been a mediator with the Small Claims Tribunal since 1996. He volunteered his services to the Ang Mo Kio branch in mediating civil and neighbourhood disputes. He was also a volunteer with the Criminal Legal Aid of Singapore (CLAS). He was a Commissioner for Oaths from 2004 to 2007.

He negotiated various agreements for the acquisition and/or joint venture investment in Power Plant projects in the Asia Pacific region.

He is a member of the Singapore Academy of Law and the Law Society of Singapore. During the course of practice, He has had numerous notable clients including National Car Rentals (S) Pte Ltd (AVIS), Keng Soon Auto Pte Ltd, Richwest Enterprises Pte Ltd, Deshin Engineering & Construction Pte Ltd, Comex Frontier Pte Ltd, Corrpro Asia Pte Ltd, HKR Asia-Pacific Pte Ltd, Noel Gifts Ltd, Indochine Group of Companies, Richard’s Lighting (former owners of Crystal Palace Lighting) and Looque Models (formerly Elite Models), among others.

He has also acted as a consultant for various companies and advised them on legal issues, negotiating contracts terms and facilitating and arranging financial loans and investments. He has recently been involved in cryptocurrency matters.

Cheong Siah Chong

Cheong Siah Chong

COO, Crowd Venture Pte Ltd

Mr Cheong Siah Chong has 32 years’ experience in technology translation, product creation process, product costing, financial control and the running of manufacturing, design house and technology start-ups from A*Star. His company was one of the recipients of the President’s Design Award 2009 for a medical device co-designed with Philips Design Singapore. He is the Vice President and Robotics Lead of SIAA. He was a member of the IoT Asia Conference Committee and review panellist in the Diagnostic Development Hub. He is passionate to share his knowledge and translate more IPs developed in Singapore into successful products for the global market.

He is currently the co-chair for Singapore International Robo Expo 2018 (SIRE). He has done 3 iterations of starting-up for high-tech company since 2000. Since 2014, he has been mentoring in NUS-Lean Launch Pad, Jump-start for 8 seasons with more than 8 teams from NUS, A*Star and NTU. Cheong SC has 5 patents filed under his name up till to date.

Naoki Takayama

Naoki Takayama

CFO, Good Luck 3 Inc

CFO of Good Luck 3 Inc. He has been working as investment banker at Goldman Sachs Japan and Merrill Lynch Japan. After that he worked as director of several listed companies in Japan. He got a master’s degree of Faculty of Engineering from University of Tokyo.

Takeshi Inoue

Takeshi Inoue

Director of business development, Good Luck 3 Inc

Director of business development at Good Luck 3 Inc. Prior to joining Good luck 3 Inc, Takeshi has been working for DeNA, one of the largest mobile gaming company in Japan to manage many type of M&A projects and contributed to its new business launching. He got a master’s degree of Applied Mathematics from Kyoto University.

Mas Hihara

Mas Hihara

Advisor/Blockchain Technologist, MBF

Has 30 year history in software, telecommunications, internet service provider, hosting, data center and mobile communications industries in Japan. Experienced in numerous start ups to restructuring matured companies. Now active in several blockchain projects and mining businesses.

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30th November 2018
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