U.S. Department of Commerce and Chamber of Digital Commerce Lead U.S. Business Delegation to Singapore FinTech Festival
SINGAPORE, November 16, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Commerce Commercial Service, together with the Chamber of Digital Commerce, are leading the U.S. Business Delegation to the second edition of the Singapore FinTech Festival, taking place November 13–17, 2017.
The delegation includes more than 25 FinTech and blockchain representatives from U.S.-based companies and Chamber of Digital Commerce members, including: Bloq, Cisco, CMT Digital, Colorado Blockchain Capital, Microsoft, Netki, Vertex, and others.
The Festival is organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore with more than 25,000 attendees from over 100 countries. The mission includes a comprehensive program to promote and support U.S. FinTech and blockchain business in the ASEAN region, including access to regional investors, private briefings from ASEAN regulators and special networking events.
“It was an honor to inaugurate the U.S. Pavilion for the U.S. Business Delegation to the Singapore FinTech Festival and to welcome so many U.S. companies to the event,” Stephanie Syptak-Ramnath, Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim, U.S. Embassy Singapore. “The United States continues to be a leader in the areas of financial technology and digital economy, and we are further strengthened through partnerships in Singapore and throughout the ASEAN region.”
“We are honored to lead America’s blockchain innovators to the Singapore FinTech Festival,” Perianne Boring, founder and president, Chamber of Digital Commerce. “Singapore is a global FinTech hub with regulatory and industry alignment, and serves as a model for other governments to watch and emulate.”
About the Chamber of Digital Commerce
Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the Chamber of Digital Commerce is the world’s largest trade association representing the digital asset and blockchain industry. For more information, please visit: DigitalChamber.org.
Chamber Media Contact