19 September 2023 · 0 min read

Erica Kang, CEO of KryptoSeoul, on Crypto in Asia and Bridging the Gap Between the West & the East


Erica Kang is the CEO and Founder of KryptoSeoul, a leading community-building team in South Korea. She leads the KryptoSeoul team to organize BUIDL Asia, the first Asian community-driven crypto conference. Having earned her Masters in International Policy Studies at Stanford, Erica previously served at the Korea Blockchain Association as an advisor.

In this conversation, we discuss:

- Asia is a powerhouse for crypto
- Bridging the gap between crypto communities located in the West and East
- BUIDL Asia providing a global stage for crypto in Asia
- Community building spirit
- Nurturing regulatory environment
- Token 2049 in Singapore
- KryptoSeoul: a premiere crypto conference in South Korea
- Stanford
- Cultural differences between East and West
- Education in South Korea