- Web3 Unleashed event in Bacolod City on September 9, 2023, focuses on educating about web3, covering basics, real-world applications, and core concepts like crypto, blockchain, DeFi, GameFi, NFTs, and the metaverse.
- Attendees can expect discussions on financial insights, security tips, job opportunities in the Web3 sector, and presentations from various Web3 projects.
- Web3 Bacolod, led by Jeff Caceres (NomadFury), aims to promote Web3, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain education, adoption, and awareness in Bacolod City and Negros Occidental.
For some, “ber-months” is just a simple Christmas season, but for the #CryptoPH Community, it is the season for numerous blockchain events across the country.
On September 9, 2023, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., the web3 community of Bacolod City is set to host “Web3 Unleashed” at the Metro Inn Bacolod, Web3 Bacolod announced. The event organizers said they aim to educate residents about web3, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain technology.
Objectives and Agenda of Web3 Unleashed
“The event’s primary focus will be on educating the community about the basics, real-world use cases, and fundamentals of Web3 technology, encompassing crypto, blockchain, DeFi, GameFi, NFTs, metaverse, and more,” Web3 Bacolod Founder NomadFury, or Jeff Caceres in real life, said.
In a statement, the community emphasized that attendees can anticipate discussions covering financial insights, security tips, and potential job openings in the web3 industry.
Further, the event is expected to showcase project presentations from diverse web3 initiatives, along with a panel discussion focusing on the forthcoming crypto adoption in Bacolod City and the Negros Occidental province.
The Web3 Unleashed conference is co-presented by The Cryptology Academy, Vauxmachina Studios, and VW3B, with sponsorship from DBuzz and Poofyland, and has brand partnerships with Chibi Clash and Project Seed.
Web3 Bacolod also received significant support from community partners such as Web3 Lounge, Kommunitas Launchpad, Blockchain Tech Space, Jobancom, Web3 Cebu, Sphera Solutions, Filipino Web3 Community Builders, Crypto Pinas, Crypturo Philippines, KatRopa Reviews, Nexhire, and First Choice Coin DAO.
BitPinas is among the media partners of the said event
Web3 Bacolod: The Community Behind the Event
For the first three months of the year, the Visayas region hosted approximately a dozen community meetups, including two from Bacolod, the first one that happened on January 7, and the second one, which occured on February 18, which was led to the formation of the local community.
“The mission of Web3 Bacolod is to educate and raise awareness about Web3 and its real, valuable use cases among the people of Bacolod City and Negros Occidental province, encouraging them to learn, adopt, and embrace this technology,” Caceres emphasized, who is also working to promote the industry in regions such as Cebu, Iloilo, Dumaguete, Bohol, and Leyte.
Beyond Metro Manila: Web3 Events in Other Philippine Cities
Web3 events are no longer confined to Metro Manila. Since the lifting of physical restrictions, in-person events are also beginning to thrive in other provinces of the country.
Last January, an NFT Art Minting Workshop was held in Baguio City. It was coordinated by Yield Guild Games and the NFTXStreet community, and it aimed to educate local artists about NFTs and blockchain. The event was attended by 50 artists with limited blockchain awareness, and it was guided by then YGG Country Manager, Luis Buenaventura II, a notable NFT artist himself.
Bicol Region has also been active in the field of blockchain technology since last year. Events such as Building on the Internet Computer Protocol (ICP) Blockchain, Bicol Blockchain Conference (BBC), Albay Multimedia Arts Convention, the Bicol Web3 Meet Up and BUILDr Dinner were held.
Upcoming Blockchain Events to Look Out For in the Philippines
Philippine Blockchain Week (PBW) 2023 is a three-day event on blockchain and crypto that will be held in Manila from September 19 to 21, 2023. It will feature diverse discussions on blockchain, fintech, the metaverse, regulation, AI, privacy, and DeFi. The theme “BRKOUT” encourages attendees to challenge conventions and embrace opportunities in the blockchain space. The event also includes educational programs, focus group discussions, a Metaverse Fashion Gala, a gaming expo, and the global announcement of NFTY Awards finalists.
The YGG Web3 Games Summit is an event for Web3 Games enthusiasts, developers, industry leaders, investors, and academics. It will be held from November 18 to 25, 2023, in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, Philippines. The event features a 2-day conference, a 3-day expo, a 2-day tournament, a 24-hour hackathon, and other side activities.
Bicol’s AMAC is also gearing up for its 6th edition this year; slated to take place from September 2-3 at Ayala Malls Legazpi.
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