LuxTag CEO Rene Bernard shares about Blockchain to students of Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) Malaysia
LuxTag is a member in the MDec PRIDE program since early 2018. The program invites industry leaders to give lectures to some of Malaysia’s brightest students attending premier tech universities in Malaysia. In June 2018, LuxTag CEO Rene Bernard gave a lecture to students of the TAR UC in Kuala Lumpur about blockchain as a academically neglected leading-edge technology.
Rene presented to around 40 total students in a 90-minute session. The audience was highly interested in the new opportunities that blockchain has to offer. The students were inquisitive asking several questions about the innovative technology.
Rene quickly gained the attention of both the students and the staff members listening, beginning the presentation by telling the audience, this is the information you need to know that usually not even your professors knew about. Surprised by the remark, the professors were even more eager to listen in. The students being even more enthusiastic, wanting to know the information that was allegedly unknown by their professors.
The introduction was an excellent prompt, that got everyone interested in the new technology that is blockchain. It quickly dove into why blockchain is on its way to change the world of technology, blockchain now being utilized in more than just FinTech. Describing its applications in many industries, one of them being anti-counterfeit and anti-theft. LuxTag’s mission is to prevent counterfeit and theft of branded items, putting physical assets on the distributed ledger known as the NEM blockchain.
We at LuxTag would like to thank deputy dean of Faculty of Computing and Information Technology, Ms. Len Mooi Chok, associate dean of the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) Ms. Lim Yee Mei and lecturer Dr. Wong Thein Lai who specializes in IT security for working hard on this event. LuxTag hopes this will lead to a great partnership in the future.
LuxTag is an anti-counterfeit and anti-theft solution provider, incorporating track and trace systems to provide business intelligence to their clients. LuxTag is built utilizing state of the art blockchain-based applications that issue digitized certificates of authenticity for tangible products.