WISeKey partners with SUNx close its WISe.Art NFT platform Climate friendly
The collaboration between WISeKey and SUNx is in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement What are the main topics of discussion at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), for now takes place in Glasgow, Scotland (October 31 to November 12)
Geneva, Switzerland – November 8th, 2021 – WISeKey International Holding Ltd (WKEY; SIX: WIHN), a leader in cybersecurity, IoT and AI platforms, today announced its collaboration with SUN. knownx – Strong Universal Network to make its WISe.Art NFT Marketplace platform climate-friendly and with the annual Climate sm. to linkARTS Awards hosted by SUNx and leading cultural destinations.
WISe.Art is the first NFT platform that is secure (KYC & Cybersecurity), green (carbon neutral & menthol protocol), intelligent and offers a unique “melting pot” for traditional & crypto art, luxury due to its proprietary NFT technology good and collectable lovers.
WISeKeys’ SUNx The Climate Friendly Travel NFT Marketplace platform ensures that in addition to an authenticated and signed version of the actual digital asset, an irreversible connection to a physical object is established, in addition to proof of ownership, provenance and a number of contracts, future usage and monetization flows describe . NFTs and the platform are secured by the various security technologies from WISeKey, which enable the authentication of physical objects as well as digital assets in a secure end-to-end process. The WISe.Art platform enables NFTs to be traded in WISeKey’s own cryptocurrency TrustECoin, which means that market participants can remain anonymous – if they wish – and at the same time ensure the necessary KYC processes in order to avoid unwanted activities on the marketplace.
The platform also includes permanent storage of the NFTs as well as token rewards for auction participants, curators and other companies or individuals who contribute to the community. Users all over the world are gradually switching to high security white label NFT marketplace platforms because they are easy and ready to use, and most importantly, the white label NFT marketplace development platform is cybersecurity tested and inexpensive.
WISeKey is a pioneer in cybersecurity. For more than two decades, WISeKey has been offering its customers, through a holistic approach in cooperation with strategic partners from the decentralized area, offers for object authenticity and counterfeit protection, a technology that is applied to art, luxury goods and collectibles. The marketplaces for these services will offer a range of premium and standard offers.
“The climate crisis remains a major challenge in 2021, and it must be addressed in various areas, in the physical but also in the digital world, by reaching the transaction world of the Web3, namely the blockchain sphere,” said Carlos Moreira, CEO of WISeKey.
Professor Geoffrey Lipman, Co-Founder of SUNx said, “We are excited to partner with WISeKey using cutting edge technology to bring the Sustainability NFT platform back to the world’s greatest challenge, climate change resilience, and one of the world’s largest industries, travel and tourism . In the last five years, SUNx Malta, in cooperation with Leading Cultural Destinations, has created the “Climate smARTS Awards ”to leading museums and art galleries showing the importance of climate-friendly travel – Low Carbon: SDG Linked: Paris 1.5. The museum and art world has an important travel and tourism interface that draws millions of travelers every year, and we are now going to add NFTs to our Climate SmARTS Framework of the award. We are also delighted that WISekey is joining our climate-friendly travel register, not only to make its NFT platform Zero Greenhouse Gas 2050 compliant, but also to bring its technology expertise to drive climate-friendly travel in the consumer market.
WISeKey was the first company in the world to use dual-factor authentication in combination with NFT to auction a luxury watch, integrate semiconductor tags powered by its secure VaultIC154 NFC element, and allow brands to:
- Issuing a storage device with a digital certificate of authenticity
- Verification, if necessary, of the validity of the digital certificate of authenticity
- Change the validity status of the digital certificate of authenticity, if necessary.
WISeKey (WKEY; SIX Swiss Exchange: WIHN) is a leading global cybersecurity company currently deploying large-scale digital identity ecosystems for people and objects using blockchain, AI and IoT, with people being respected as the fulcrum of the internet. WISeKey microprocessors secure the pervasive computing that characterizes today’s Internet of Everything. WISeKey IoT has an installed base of over 1.6 billion microchips in virtually all IoT sectors (connected cars, smart cities, drones, agricultural sensors, counterfeit protection, smart lighting, servers, computers, cell phones, crypto tokens, etc.). WISeKey is uniquely positioned to be at the forefront of the IoT as our semiconductors produce a huge amount of big data that, when analyzed with Artificial Intelligence (AI), can help industrial applications predict their device failure before it happens.
Our technology is trusted by the Switzerland-based cryptographic Root of Trust (“RoT”) of OISTE / WISeKey and offers secure authentication and identification in physical and virtual environments for the Internet of Things, blockchain and artificial intelligence. The WISeKey RoT serves as a common anchor of trust to ensure the integrity of online transactions between objects and between objects and people. Please visit www.wisekey.com for more information.
SUNx (Strong Universal Network) is a legacy initiative by activist Maurice Strong Climate & Sustainability, who died half a century ago. Strong was a pioneering environmentalist who helped organize the UN environmental conferences in Stockholm in 1972 and Rio in 1992, as well as the establishment of the United Nations Environment Program. For more information, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-hjSk0rNCA&t=2s.
SUNxis an EU NGO working with the Maltese Ministry of Tourism and Consumer Protection and the Tourism Authority; advocates “climate-friendly travel – low-carbon: SDG-linked: Paris 1.5 Professor Geoffrey Lipman is President of SUNx, Former Executive Director of IATA, First President of WTTC and Former Deputy Secretary General of UNWTO. He is the recipient of the annual CREST Martha Honey Award for Responsible Tourism Management in 2021.
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