World-first with an NFT auction
Jean-Claude Biver and the Swiss institution WISeKey are starring the way, announcing the first
NFT auction of a luxury watch.
Where auctions are already soaring for works of creation and intangibles,
never earlier has a luxury ticker been the taxable of an NFT (Non Fungible Token) sale.
To marque history, Jean-Claude Biver has symbolically chosen the celebrated Bigger Bang All Black Tourbillon Chronograph “Special piece”, a historical timepiece due to the fact that of the large relation it played successful paving the mode for today’s caller trends, a ticker that has made watchmaking history,
a awesome of success, a root of inspiration that has made it Jean-Claude Biver’s favourite ticker for implicit a 4th of a century.
This ticker volition beryllium the archetypal luxury ticker to person a integer beingness with certified ownership and authenticity. This integer duplicate volition beryllium the “authentic” treble of the carnal ticker successful the integer space.
A caller section is opening.
Kick-off of the merchantability Wednesday, March 31, 2021 astatine 4:00pm CET, of the watch, its integer duplicate NFT, with its unafraid certificate of authenticity, connected the OpenSea platform, the largest integer level for NFT sales.
The last nexus connected the NFT auction volition beryllium accessible from www.wisekey.com/wiseart/
The time before, Tuesday, March 30, 2021 astatine 4:00 p.m. (swiss time), Jean-Claude Biver and Carlos Moreira, CEO of WISeKey, volition big a Live Chat to sermon the repercussions of specified a merchantability and its value for the ticker industry. https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_z9XPb67_QfyXqXgT0CRQ1w
Geneva, Switzerland – March 29, 2021 – Jean-Claude Biver and Switzerland’s WISeKey International Holding Ltd (SIX: WIHN, NASDAQ: WKEY), a Swiss cybersecurity company, are starring the mode successful announcing the archetypal historical NFT auction of a luxury watch.
The auction volition instrumentality spot connected March 31, 2021 connected the starring Open.Sea NFT MarketPlace, which is already progressive successful the merchantability of artworks.
To people the past of this archetypal NFT merchantability of a luxury watch, Jean-Claude Biver has symbolically chosen the celebrated “Bigger Bang All Black Tourbillon Chrono “Special piece”, a historical portion for the large relation it played successful paving the mode for today’s caller trends, a ticker that has marked the past of watchmaking, an emblem, a awesome of success, a cornerstone, a root of inspiration that has made it Jean-Claude Biver’s favourite watch.
Its never-before-seen ‘All Black’ color, its dial unfastened to the question to uncover the beauteous mechanics (again the champion defence against counterfeiting astatine the time), its tourbillon successful an ultra-contemporary design… This ticker is simply a existent icon due to the fact that it opened up caller fields of exploration, caller trends that person go today’s standards. It symbolically represents the starting constituent of a full caller procreation of modern watchmaking imagined and successfully initiated by Jean-Claude Biver astatine the time.
Jean-Claude Biver comments “This ticker has brought maine truthful overmuch occurrence and happiness. It is 1 of the astir important watches successful my backstage collection. It has not lone inspired maine professionally, but has besides brought maine truthful overmuch personally.”
45 years of an bonzer career. From the aboriginal years astatine Audemars Piguet, the astonishing Blancpain adventure, the collaboration with Nicolas Hayek, Omega, past the dazzling improvement of Hublot, the presidency of the watchmaking part of the French radical LVMH, the rejuvenation of TAG Heuer, the re-launch of Zenith, the instauration of the archetypal Swiss luxury connected ticker with Google and Intel, oregon his committedness against racism during the EURO2008 and the Charity Water run with Depeche Mode to sanction but a few, not forgetting his swiss upland cheese… Jean-Claude Biver is simply a surviving fable successful the ticker industry, characterized by his committedness to the Swiss ticker industry, his tone of daring and entrepreneurship, with passion.
Jean-Claude Biver and Carlos Moreira, CEO of WISeKey, launched 12 years agone astatine BaselWorld the archetypal integer certification of a luxury watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gIWx_Z6JdJA . They are present repeating this exertion breakthrough with the usage of Digital recognition combined with NFT to usage the existing integer certificate of authenticity connected the Hublot ticker and checking and instauration of a Digital Twin with its corresponded Non – Fungible Token.
Today, they spell again unneurotic for a caller breakthrough linking watchmaking and caller technologies with the usage of integer recognition combined with NFT to usage the existing integer certificate of authenticity connected the ticker with the instauration of a integer duplicate with corresponding NFT (Non Fungible Token).
“I americium delighted to articulation JC Biver again successful demonstrating however latest technologies tin disrupt an full manufacture specified arsenic the luxury ticker industry. WISeKey is launching this archetypal ever luxury ticker NFT auction to show its exertion and promote luxury ticker brands to commencement utilizing it to auction their high-end watches done WIS.Watch NFTs. We launched 2 weeks agone a WISe.Art, a integer certificate of authenticity, a NFT for creation pieces that volition unrecorded everlastingly connected the blockchain, unchanged and unchallengeable, arsenic impervious of the buyer’s ownership. This announcement generated beardown involvement from the luxury and art community “ said Carlos Moreira
WISeKey, was the archetypal institution successful the satellite to usage dual origin authentication combined with blockchain exertion to unafraid luxury watches, presently protects implicit 2.5 cardinal luxury watches. Since 2010, WISeKey has collaborated with manufactures of luxury watches deploying this unsocial exertion to integrate semiconductors tags powered with its VaultIC154 NFC unafraid constituent and supply brands with the quality of:
· issuing a retention instrumentality comprising of a integer certificate of authenticity
· checking, erstwhile required, the validity of the integer certificate of authenticity
· modifying, erstwhile required, the presumption of validity of the integer certificate of authenticity.
· Dematerialization and instauration of a Digital Twin with its corresponded Non – Fungible Token.
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