NEM engages the growing Philippines blockchain community in the BlockLab 1.0 conference

Blocklab 1.0

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Last August 28 and 29, NEM Philippines part of the BlockLab 1.0: Initiate conference and exhibition. Held at the iAcademy Nexus in Makati City the conference featured several blockchain projects that are currently disrupting their respective industries.

The conference was geared towards empowering young entrepreneurs, founders, developers, and talents in the fintech and blockchain space by generating awareness and spreading education on blockchain technology.

Keltine Tan, one of NEM Philippines’ Business Development Managers, was on hand to conduct a NEM 101 presentation that highlighted the features, advantages, and power of the NEM blockchain. She further emphasized how NEM’s scalability, speed, and stability set itself apart from its competitors.

This presentation served as a perfect foundation to present how the NEM blockchain is the perfect technology platform to a power a number of use cases and projects.

A good example was C, a NEM-powered one-stop shop for real estate transactions. C Estates Chief Operating Officer (CEO), Elixes Becislao was at the conference to present how their project could help ease out and efficiently make accessible every real estate transaction by using blockchain technology.

C Estates was only one of the many use cases from many other industries that used NEM as their platform. Other top use cases included system integrators, trading/exchanges, finance, platform, payment, and authenticity. There were also several projects made for augmented reality, education, gaming, marketing, supply chain, charities/donations, and loyalty/rewards.

BlockLab 1.0 was a momentous opportunity for the growing blockchain community in the Philippines. It allowed the exhibitors, speakers, and participants to share their projects, their stories, their struggles, and their aims. As for NEM, the conference was an opportune moment to offer its technology, to build partnerships and to tell its story.


NEM is an out-of-the-box enterprise-grade blockchain platform launched in March 2015. NEM has industry leading blockchain features which include multisignature account contracts, customizable assets, a naming system, encrypted messaging, and an Eigentrust++ reputation system. Companies with legacy systems can “plug ‘n play” with NEM.

ABOUT THE FOUNDATION LTD Foundation is registered in Singapore and is operating globally. It was launched to promote NEM’s blockchain technology worldwide. It is one of the most well-funded and successful blockchain technology projects in the cryptocurrency industry.







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