HYCON Mid-October Summary

Oct 15, 2018 · 3 min read

Fall 2018 proved to be another busy season for Hycon.

Here’s what we’ve been up to between the second half of September and the first half of October.

On September 17th, CEO Taewon Kim discussed cryptocurrency regulation in Korea at the Block Seoul conference.

On September 18th, Hycon Sponsored Hacker X, an international recruiting and networking event for developers in Seoul.

Hycon’s Lead Developer Owen Delahoy speaking to Hacker X participants

On September 19th, CEO Taewon Kim facilitated a panel discussion at the Blockchain Knowledge Forum of the Real Estate Blockchain Expo in Seoul.

CEO Taewon Kim facilitating a panel discussion at the Blockchain Knowledge Forum in COEX, Seoul

On September 19th & 20th, R&D Team lead Niall Moore, VP Jason French, and Marketing Manager Josh Igoe attended Consensus Singapore, the largest crypto conference in Asia where HYCON sponsored a booth and newsletter.

On September 20th, COO Bogyu Kim participated in a panel discussion hosted by the Jeju Future Strategy Industry Research Institute of the Jeju Special Self-governing Provincial Council.

On September 28th, Hycon’s Roadmap was updated.

On October 4th, CEO Taewon Kim gave a lecture on ‘The Impact of Chinese Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Korea and Response Mechanisms’ at the National Assembly seminar to ‘Address the Rapid Increase of Chinese Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Korea.’

On the same day, COO Bogyu Kim recorded a webinar session at the Microsoft Korea headquarters. This is the first time Microsoft Korea is conducting a webinar in the blockchain category and Hycon/Glosfer was the only company invited to feature in it.

On October 5th, Hycon set up a booth at the Global Financial Expo at COEX sponsored by Korea Economic Daily where CEO Taewon Kim gave a speech titled “The Prospects and Warning Points of Cryptocurrency.”

On October 9th, Hycon’s Desktop Client has been updated to support digital bitbox hardware and HD wallet and minor changes have been made including UI enhancements and ‘Claim’ button modifications.

On October 9th, Hycon made an official announcement consisting of four important points.

On Oct 11th, Hycon’s Wallet has reopened. Deposit and withdrawals are now available on OKEx, Bit-Z and OKCOINKR.

On the same day, CEO Taewon Kim gave a speech on ‘The History of the Korean Blockchain Industry’ at the Global Blockchain Policy Conference 2018 held at the National Assembly.


Oct 17, 2018 CEO Taewon Kim will host a live broadcast at 7pm to provide further details on Hycon’s announcements made on October 9th and answer all questions.

Oct 18, 2018 CEO Taewon Kim will participate in a panel discussion at the 2018 Segye Future Forum.

Oct 22–23, 2018 Team Hycon will attend the East-West Cryptobridge conference in Germany.

Oct 27–28, 2018 CEO Taewon Kim will attend the Job Fair at the ASIA Blockchain & Fintech in Seoul to recruit developers and organizers.

October 31 Ghost Protocol Release Scheduled

As always, thank you for your support!


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