In 2019, Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) takes the responsibility to present UNLOCK. At this event, the company will showcase its blockchain solutions together with its partners:
- Grape Technology
- Dhonor, etc.
UNLOCK will be out for this second year, participating from around 56 global and regional speakers. The news sources say that it consists of prominent blockchain names.
During UNLOCK 2019 inauguration, the CEO at EITC; Osman Sultan is going to address the participants at this event along with a keynote speech at the very first day. Sultan notes:
As blockchain technology matures in the region, the potential impact and value of this technology is showing real promise through its ability to transform our society and enrich the business climate.
Moreover, he specifies that du feels proud to guide the forefront and drive in blockchain initiatives into fruition at the UAE. They are presenting this core event- UNLOCK to encourage a majority of the stakeholders.
du will be revealing at UNLOCK with its solutions | platform as well as its partners. Additionally, UNLOCK will hold above 20 blockchain startups presenting their solutions during the forum.
Specifically, the members who intend to participate in unlocking the coming transformative stage within this disruptive technology. On the other hand, the founder and CEO at UNLOCK, Walid Abou Zaki, notes:
We are very pleased to welcome du as our title sponsor for UNLOCK 2019 edition. du has been a strong supporter of innovative technologies including blockchain. We were honored to have them with us as sponsors in 2018 and are pleased that they have decided to participate with us again strongly.
Moreover, they believe that telecom operators are important for blockchain applications | solutions proliferation around the entire industries. Back in October, du reveals to develop its first Blockchain Platform as a Service, familiar as (BPaaS). Basically, this will be a cloud-native blockchain infrastructure supplying private blockchain networks.
- The service will support and monitor multiple consensus algorithms
- It will generate a completely high level of customization
- Also, it will manage smart contract capabilities
- Support multiple blockchain frameworks in the coming future