Blockchain Village at Medini

Medini, Iskandar Puteri, Oct 16,2019 – In conjunction with Blockchain Village at Medini (BVAM) launching initiated by the GBS Iskandar team, OBC was named as the pioneer and catalyst for blockchain technology development in this region. This is following the success of creating approximately a hundred blockchain programmers in a short span of one year since its inception. Moving forward, OBC is committed to increasing the talent pool for its own consumption as well as partners alike.

In the event, a group of OBC staff was featured as the demonstrated success of the Campus Connect program between OBC and GBS Iskandar team. The Menteri Besar of Johor, YAB Dato’ Dr. Sahruddin bin Jamal was pleased to grace the ceremony.

Congratulations to OBC 2nd batch staff!




OBC is an IT development center responsible for the strategic advancement of the OKW group (Japan), based on blockchain technology. OBC is located at a Medini 9, Central Business District of Iskandar Puteri, Medini City.

OBC has a wide range of collaborations with Malaysia government, local universities and local influential companies. OBC aims to make Johor a blockchain development special zone. For more information, visit us at:

About OKWAVE Inc

OKWave Co., Ltd. was founded in July 1999, and begun operating since January 2000 with its headquarter in Tokyo, Japan. OKWave is Japan’s first and largest Q&A site, with the motivation to “establishing a mutual space that brings together physical and emotional well-being, through the creation of a platform to help each other and to contribute to the development of the world”. In June 2006, OKWAVE had became a public listed company on Nagoya Stock Exchange (NSE), Okwave (3808:Nagoya Stock Exchange). Based on OKWAVE’s Know-How, its services diversifies in many areas, which includes:

No.1 FAQ system that is OKBIZ for FAQ / Helpdesk Support which covers major corporations and more than 500 Japanese government agencies

OKBIZ for Community Support as customer participation support community tool

OKBIZ for AI Agent as AI agent services

Latest, OKWAVE is also providing services in rewarding the member of society in the expansion of “Thanks Economy” platform using combined technologies of AI, Blockchain and Information security.

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OK Blockchain Centre Sdn Bhd
G-04, Medini, 7, Jln Medini Sentral 5,
Bandar Medini Iskandar, 79250 Nusajaya, Johor
Phone : 07-510 2930