ICON Annual Summit: The Genesis — A Quick Summary

Greetings ICONers,

Today, we have successfully hosted our first “ICON Annual Summit: The Genesis”. We are greatly thankful for the interest and enthusiasm that you have showed during the summit.

More than 300 people from all over the world have joined the Summit and more than 3000 people have watched our livestream video on YouTube.

For those who have not been able to see the livestream, the key contents of the event are as the following;

Key contents

1. Mainnet Update

  • 40 C-Rep nodes located across 10 regional areas
  • Official homepage renewal
  • ICONex (ICON wallet) demo
  • ICON Tracker demo
  • ICONick introduction (Blockchain address naming service)

2. 2018 Roadmap

  • March, 2018 — Token Swap, Mobile wallet
  • April, 2018 — IISS launch, ICO platform
  • 2018. Q2 — ICX/ETH DEX, Public Channel
  • 2018. Q3 — Governance Channel, IISS Improvement
  • 2018. Q4 — SCORE Improvement

3. Token Economy

  • Introduction to ICON governance: Issuance & Incentives
  • ICON Incentives Scoring System (IISS)

4. DApps and New Partnership

  • Stove (Smilegate)
    A social platform producing and distributing a variety of digital contents, including games, built by Smilegate, a global online gaming company listed on the Guiness Book of World Records for number of concurrent users of CrossFire
  • Bluewhale
    A decentralized ecosystem of sharing economy for workers to receive fair rewards
  • TINK
    A distributed application that helps your friends give credence to your social profile by making anonymous vote on what they like and think about you
  • Silkroad
    A platform that supports transparent history management and purchasing by reforming the semiconductor supply chain and SCM into a blockchain-based decentralized system
  • UPPSALA
    Security Intelligence Platform for Blockchain (SIPB) which aims to overcome the disadvantage of decentralization by turning it into an advantage of security
  • AD4th
    A decentralized advertising platform with real-time P2P reward system
  • Nucleus Vision
    An IoT-based, contactless identification system that empowers retailers to identify and better serve their customers

The 2018 ICON Annual Summit will mark the beginning of a new era for ICON’s journey to “Hyperconnect the World”. We will be posting detailed information and pictures of the Summit soon, so please look forward to our next post.

Once again, we thank everyone who have showed their great support and interest in the Annual Summit and ICON.

Hyperconnect the World
ICON Team

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