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We are pleased to announce the XBlockchain Meetup Istanbul event will be taking place on 30 July, Tuesday at 6.30pm.

XBlockchain Meetup is a series of meetups hosted by Pundi X and Function X Foundation designed to inspire, share and showcase real blockchain tech solutions at work, and future tech trends in different sectors from fintech, payments to telecommunications.

For XBlockchain Meetup Istanbul, attendees can expect to learn about the latest payment trends that are disrupted by Pundi X blockchain-based XPOS payment solution and experience the world's 1st blockchain phone called the XPhone that's powered by Function X.

Attendees can expect to experience firsthand transacting with digital currencies (and bitcoin) via the XPOS and make their first blockchain call and SMS messaging on the XPhone.


David Ben Kay - President, Function X Foundation - and

David is also the Chief Legal Officer of Pundi X. He has over 30 years of legal and tech experience. Prior to joining Pundi X and Function X Foundation, he was Ethereum Foundation's governing board member, General Counsel of Microsoft China and Managing Partner of Denton Hall.

Peko Wan - VP & Head of Comms, Pundi X -

Peko Wan has over 15 year experience in the IT industry. As a Vice President at Pundi X, Peko has facilitated strategic partnerships as well as launched Pundi X payment products in the global markets. She leads Pundi X on branding, marketing and communications strategy, and other initiatives. Peko received her MBA from Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California and Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Languages and Literature from National Sun Yat-sen University.

Attendees will also get to hear from Ass. Prof. Bora Erdamar ( - Founder and Director of BlockchainIST Center, who will present the outlook on latest Blockchain developments various industries and,

Faisal Khan ( who is an expert on the latest in Blockchain-based payments landscape.

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  • David Ben Kay - President, Function X Foundation

  • Peko Wan - VP & Head of Comms, Pundi X

  • Prof. Bora Erdamar

  • Faisal Khan


Tue, July 30, 2019

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Eastern European Standard Time Turkey Time

We look forward to seeing you there!


The Hall
Ferko Signature managed by Assembly
Levent Mahallesi, Büyükdere Cd. No: 175, Şişli
İstanbul, 34398


Earlier Event: July 24