Dubai, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alpha Blue Ocean, the family office founded by Pierre Vannineuse and financial partner of WISeKey (Tickers: SW: WIHN and US: WKEY), announces the new technological breakthrough of the Swiss group headed by Carlos Creus Moreira. On January 13, 2022, WISeKey launched the audacious project to generate the first NFT from space…
On January 13, 2021, WISeKey launched its first WISeSat pico satellite via SpaceX
Falcon 9 rocket on the Transporter 3 mission to generate the first NFT from space.
The NFT will be captured by the WISeSat satellite station in La Linea in southern Spain and minted on WISe.ART NFT Marketplace.
Pierre Vannineuse founder and CIO of Alpha Blue Ocean declared: “Alpha Blue Ocean would like to salute this hardware and software technological prowess by the WISeKey teams. It will allow the NFT ecosystem to evolve into a truly global constellation by generating the first NFT from space! We are delighted to have helped fund WISeKey to achieve this goal and to see that it has gained support from industry giants such as SpaceX.
which aims to facilitate the conquest of space by humanity!”
This operation is the result of recent strategic investments, in particular a stake in FOSSA Systems, the group headed by Julian Fernandez. The WISeSat satellite is a security-enhanced FOSSASAT-2E satellite designed to further reduce satellite costs for the already small size of CubeSat.
Amine Nedjai, CEO of Alpha Blue Ocean and the whole team would like to congratulate Team WISeKey for this latest achievement which has already entered the annals of history. Created in 2017, Alpha Blue Ocean is a pioneer and benchmark player in alternative finance in Europe, particularly in the life sciences and technologies sector. Over a period of four years, the group founded by Pierre Vannineuse has committed more than 1.5 billion euros in financial commitments, the majority being invested in cutting-edge industrial technology projects.
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“SpaceX was created by entrepreneur Elon Musk who is also known for several other high-tech and high-stakes companies such as Tesla Inc. (TSLA: US), The Boring Company, X.com – now part of PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL: US) -, Neuralink, OpenAI & Zip2 but also known as a key thought leader in the world of cryptocurrencies and NFTs.” The original source language text of this announcement is the official authoritative version. Translations are provided for convenience only and should be referenced together with the source language text, which is the only version of the text intended to have legal effect.