New York City, NY, June 15, 2023, Chainwire

  • Panelists include OKX Chief Marketing Officer Haider Rafik, McLaren Racing Chief Executive Officer Zak Brown, McLaren F1 Driver Lando Norris, and Director, Producer and Writer Stephen Kaye. lined up.

Left to right: Director, producer and screenwriter Stephen Kay. Zak Brown, CEO of McLaren Racing. Emmy-nominated filmmaker and Webby Award founder Tiffany Schrein. OKX CMO Haider Rafik.and McLaren F1 driver Lando Norris on the power of technology in sports, movies and cryptocurrencies

OKXThe leading Web3 technology company hosted a panel discussion with McLaren Racing at the Tribeca Festival yesterday titled “Need for Speed: How Technology Is Affecting Changes in Sports, Movies and Cryptocurrency”. It was hosted by Haider Rafik, Chief Marketing Officer of OKX, and the head of McLaren Racing. Executive Officer Zak Brown, McLaren F1 driver Lando Norris, and director/producer/writer Stephen Kay.

Moderated by Emmy-nominated filmmaker and Webby Award founder Tiffany Schrein, the panel will be held in the Tribeca Screening Room and will explore how technology is transforming industries as diverse as sports, entertainment, cryptocurrencies, and finance. focused on what has changed During the discussion, panelists highlighted the impact of innovation on speed, performance, and efficiency across different disciplines.

OKX Chief Marketing Officer Haider Rafik said:: “We have achieved a lot together in just one year. The McLaren F1 team is committed to Web3 and has a strong desire to make its traditions more discoverable to the younger generation, and we We want to play a big part in making that happen, and it’s packed with great stories that will motivate the next generation of drivers and fans to get involved in the sport, and especially celebrate McLaren’s achievements on and off the track. Our goal is to help McLaren jump into this future and share on the panel what we are creating together.”

McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown said: “This panel discussion was a great opportunity to share the stage with our key partner, OKX, and discuss how technology can change their respective industries. We are constantly striving to innovate and leverage technology to maximize our 2019. Partners like OKX support us in these efforts and how they guide our Web3 strategy and our sport. will explore how we can make it more exciting and accessible to fans than ever before.”

OKX CMO Haider Rafik (left) and McLaren F1 driver Lando Norris (right)

McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown (orange, left) with McLaren F1 drivers Lando Norris (orange, right) and OKX CMO Haider Rafik

Tribeca Festival 2023 will be the second year in a row sponsored by OKX. The company’s multi-year partnership with Tribeca Festival aims to bring new Web3 opportunities to creators, fans and talent. OKX is the first 2023 Tribeca Festival NFT Pass in January.

Last May, OKX and McLaren Racing announced a multi-year partnership making OKX a key partner of the McLaren F1 Team and McLaren Shadow esports team. Through this partnership, OKX will support the team’s global fan experience, providing exciting opportunities and product innovations to bring fans closer to the action. OKX branding is featured on McLaren cars, McLaren F1 drivers Lando Norris and Oscar Piastri’s helmets, and McLaren F1 and McLaren Shadow team kits.

About OKX

OKX, the world’s leading technology company driving the future of Web3, offers a comprehensive product suite that meets the needs of both novices and experts, including the OKX Wallet, NFT Marketplace and DEX.

OKX has partnered with many of the world’s top brands and athletes, including English Premier League champions Manchester City FC, McLaren F1, Tribeca Festival, golfer Ian Poulter, Olympian Scotty James and F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo.

As a leader in developing innovative technology products, OKX recently launched a global brand campaign for the following titles. system needs rewritingadvocates a new paradigm with Web3 self-managing technology to replace existing centralized systems.

For more information about OKX Web3, download the app or visit:

About McLaren Racing

McLaren Racing was founded 60 years ago in 1963 by racing driver Bruce McLaren. The team entered his F1 race for the first time in 1966. Since then McLaren has won his Formula One World Championship 20 times, the Formula 1 Grand Prix he has won 183 times, the Indianapolis 500 he has won 3 times and the first attempt at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

McLaren Racing competes in five race series. In 2023, the team will compete in the FIA ​​Formula 1 World Championship with McLaren F1 drivers Lando Norris and Oscar Piastri, NTT IndyCar Series with Arrow McLaren drivers Pato O’Ward, Felix Rosenqvist and Alexander Rossi, and ABB FIA. Enter the Formula E World Championship. NEOM McLaren Formula E Team drivers Rene Rast and Jake Hughes, and NEOM McLaren Extreme E Team drivers Emma Gilmour and Tanner Faust for the Extreme E Championship. The team won the 2022 Constructors’ and Drivers’ Championships and is also competing in the F1 Esports Pro Championship as McLaren Shadow.

McLaren is a champion of sustainability in sport and a signatory to the United Nations Sport for Climate Action Commitment.that is Commit to net zero by 2040 Fostering a diversity and inclusive culture in the motorsport industry.

McLaren Racing – Official Website

About Tribeca Festival

Hosted by OKX, the Tribeca Festival brings together artists and diverse audiences to celebrate all forms of storytelling, including film, television, immersive, games, audio storytelling, music and online productions. With strong roots in independent cinema, Tribeca is a platform for creative expression and immersive entertainment. Tribeca champions emerging and established voices. Discover award-winning filmmakers and creators. Handpicked for innovative experiences. New technologies and ideas will be introduced through premiere screenings, exhibitions, talks and live performances.

The festival was founded in 2001 by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff to promote the economic and cultural revitalization of Lower Manhattan after the World Trade Center attacks. Tribeca will celebrate its 22nd anniversary from June 7-18, 2023.

In 2019, James Murdoch’s Rupa Systems, a private investment firm based in New York and Mumbai, purchased a majority stake in Tribeca Enterprises, with Rosenthal, De Niro and Murdoch working together to form the company. grew up.


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