World Blockchain Hackathon proclaims The Babylon Project, a 3-day digital blockchain hackathon anticipated to draw greater than 3000 members and a few 200 groups from 50 nations.
July 25, 2020 – Babylon lifts off at 7:00 AM PDT on Friday, October 9, 72 hours of magic, concluding with a judging and awards ceremony the place successful groups will pitch and lift prizes. Applications for the Babylon Project are open, and can shut on September 30.
Babylon, from its historical past, is what many think about to be the cradle of civilization, the primary time a posh societal construction got here into existence by bringing collectively totally different individuals beneath one frequent imaginative and prescient. The mission of the present Babylon Project is to unite, interact, and empower blockchain builders of all talent ranges from across the globe to think about and create new and never-before-seen blockchain finish merchandise.
The broadest imaginative and prescient of the World Blockchain Hackathon is a future ecosystem wherein blockchain improvements change into the usual spine for impenetrably safe, fast-moving, clever international applied sciences of every kind, from non-public and public industries in finance, healthcare, vitality, manufacturing, and telecommunication, to authorities operations, nationwide protection and past.
The World Blockchain Hackathon sequence has been held for 3 years working, organized by a crew of California blockchain evangelists. Adding to the thrill at this 12 months’s Babylon Project Hackathon, the robust potential for hackers’ improvements to draw enterprise capital.
“Silicon Valley VC firms and other international investors are actively participating in the judging for the stated purpose of assessing fresh blockchain investments,” mentioned Gideon Nweze, founding father of the World Blockchain Hackathon collective.
The hackathon is 100% neighborhood funded. We’re establishing a powerful basis for a decentralized blockchain future by means of #BUILDING & worth creation throughout the globe.
Early companions embrace Africa Blockchain Institute, BitTemple, Blockchain Acceleration Foundation, Blockchain Chamber of Commerce, GVA Capital, InvestShow, Wiase Capital, UniDAO, Blockchain Center Miami, ChickTech, AIHUB, BlockLeaders, Domineum, XR-Labs, Village and extra, as listed on the web site.
The Babylon Project is dedicated to supporting rising and numerous management within the crypto area. 80% of Babylon Project workers are of underrepresented backgrounds, additional solidifying the our dedication to amplifying minority voices within the crypto & blockchain neighborhood.
The Babylon Project is a blockchain protocol agnostic and neighborhood centered hackathon. Participation is free and open to organizations with aligned imaginative and prescient.
For extra data, please go to worldblockchainhackathon.com.
World Blockchain Hackathon : Educate, Empower & Elevate!
Head of Communications | The Babylon Project | October 9 -11, 2020
The Babylon Project : Learning blockchain growth expertise, constructing a worldwide developer neighborhood.
72 hours of Magic
– The Babylon Project will cowl newest Blockchain applied sciences, analysis, purposes, and growth.
– Workshops, panels & mentorship by high specialists will provide help to be taught extra about this wonderful know-how.
Prizes, Funding, Networking & Employment Opportunities
– Partner prizes might be received, traders to be spoken to and recruiters in search of international abilities.
Solo or Teams, Certificates of Participation
– Single members can discover or create a crew within the discord channel earlier than the hackathon begins.
– Participants can attend in groups. A crew ought to have 10 members (max) & four members (min).
– All members will obtain verifiable and lifelong certificates that might be recorded on a public blockchain.
Mentors and Partners
– If you have an interest in changing into a mentor, companion or sponsor, please be happy to write down us.
– Mentorship is an integral a part of our hackathon and will change the lives of our attendees.
Diversity and Inclusion
– The Babylon venture believes that uniting genders, races, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, and/or gender id will present a singular expertise, and lead to breaking boundaries within the office.
100% free Participation
– Participation is 100% free to all attendees. Applicants should apply on the World Blockchain Hackathon web site.
– Selected candidates will obtain participation electronic mail from us and invites to hitch the non-public Discord channel.
[Tickets from 3rd party websites such as Eventbrite are not valid and do not guarantee participation]