Toyo Keizai Inc. and Smart Contract Japan, Inc. held Japan’s first Ethereum Blockchain & smart contract event “SMART CONTRACT CONFERENCE 2016” on July 26th, 2016 at Toranomon Hills forum. Blockchain experts from around the world gathered and introduced the latest case studies of smart contracts in financial and other fields such as IoT. This event became an invaluable networking opportunity for developers and participants to create new business.