NEO Global Development (NGD) will be attending a meetup in Helsinki, Finland on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018. Representatives from NGD, Whalelend, and Digital Rennaisance will make presentations, with special announcements, drinks, and networking to follow.

NGD will be represented by its general manager, Zhao Chen (aka Johnson Zhao). Johnson began with NEO as its global development director in October of 2017, and became NGD’s general manager once the branch was developed by the NEO Council in March of 2018. Johnson’s presentation will be centered around the NEO Smart Economy, digital innovation, and NEO as a whole.

Song Ping, partner at Digital Renaissance, will provide a presentation on blockchain and e-governance. Digital Renaissance incubates and finances projects in the blockchain and crypto ecosystem, with a focus on digital governance projects.

Lastly, Yichen Wu, CEO and founder of Whalelend, will make a presentation on cryptocurrencies as financial earning assets. Whalelend has built a programmatic investment product that provides its clients with a way to earn passive income on their cryptocurrency, despite the market price volatility of the coin or token.

Full event details for the NEO community meetup along with registration link can be found below.


Microsoft Flux
Korkeavuorenkatu 35, 00130
Helsinki, Finland


18:00 – Opening speech: From cryptocurrencies to earning assets Yichen Wu, CEO at Whalelend
18:30 – Smart Economy, Digital innovation and NEO, Zhao Chen, general manager of NGD
19:30 – Blockchain and e-governance, Song Ping, partner at Digital Renaissance
20:00 – 20:30 – Special announcements, drinks, and networking