- Astar Community emerged because the winner of the Product of the Yr class.
- Founder and CEO Sota Watanabe additionally gained the Individual of the Yr for the second time in a row.
Astar Community is a brilliant contract platform for multi-chain that gives true interoperability with cross-consensus messaging (XCM) and cross-virtual machine (XVM) to builders. Within the latest 4th annual Blockchain Award organized by the Japan Blockchain Affiliation (JPA), Astar Community emerged because the winner of the Product of the Yr class. Founder and CEO Sota Watanabe additionally gained the Individual of the Yr for the second time in a row.
JPA exists as the biggest blockchain affiliation in Japan with about 171 firms. They embody “bitFlyer, Coincheck, Microsoft, GMO, EY, Deloitte, PwC, KPMG, Toyota, and ConsenSys”. In a survey performed by the JBA, each Watanabe and his firm have been adjudged the favorites of the Japanese Web3 group. Watanabe has made an amazing contribution to the Japanese authorities’s choice of creating Web3 part of its nationwide technique.
In his remark, Watanabe lauded the organizers of the awards for recognizing their dedication to accelerating web3 innovation within the nation.
We’re delighted to have been acknowledged by the Japanese Web3 group. As Japan’s main blockchain undertaking, we stay dedicated to accelerating Web3 innovation by Astar. In 2023 and past, we are going to leverage our presence in Japan to unlock alternatives for entrepreneurs, builders, and customers alike.
Astar Community collaborates with NTT Docomo
Watanabe was additionally featured within the Forbes 30 underneath 30 for Asia and Japan. On high of that, he made it to the quilt of the Forbes Japan journal, the most recent version. Astar Community was the primary public blockchain from the nation to be listed there. That is extra believable contemplating the strict itemizing regulation in Japan.
Final month, it was reported that Astar Community had onboarded NTT Docomo, Japan’s high cell provider to work collectively for mass adoption in addition to social implementation. Their collaboration centered on three basic areas that are sustainable growth objectives, elimination of know-how gaps and insecurities, and nurturing Web3 skills.
Web3 and associated applied sciences are about to cross the chasm and are on the verge of mass adoption. On this context, extra sturdy circumstances with glorious consumer expertise on an infrastructure that’s accessible to everybody are important. It’s about making a society the place extra individuals can actually get pleasure from the advantages of Web3, not simply engineers. Collaborating with NTT Docomo, an organization that has created case research which have been utilized by tens of tens of millions of individuals, we are going to additional unfold Web3.
Astar Community is the main Layer-1 chain in Japan with its native token ASTR registered by the Japanese authorities as a cryptocurrency. It has develop into Polkadot’s main parachain globally and is supported by main exchanges and tier 1 VCs.