You've probably heard the words: Web 3, NFT, crypto, and blockchain quite a few times recently.... So what does it all mean? And why should you care?
PLATF9RM and Startup Grind are hosting our second meetup in this series to talk about exactly this. This time we will be joined by an expert panel who will answer our questions and will help us to understand how the future of the internet will affect our lives, our businesses, and our governments.
Are you Web 3 curious? 👾
Our objective with this meetup is to ensure you walk away having learnt at least ONE valuable thing about the future of the internet. We will be joined by an expert panel who will answer our burning questions and guide us on the key concepts we need to understand and then you will have the opportunity to discuss with other curious individuals to help make sense of it.
Drinks and snacks included in the price of your ticket 🍺🥤🍕
OUR EXPERT PANELISTS
Milo Bowman - Founder, Brighton Blockchain
Maddy Bergen - CEO, Angel Alliance
Daniel Ospina - Board Member, Quanta
AND LEADING THE CONVERSATION...
Pranath Fernando, Data Scientist & Crypto Enthusiast
Check out their bios below...!
Daniel's work revolves around decentralised governance, DAOs, and progressive organisations, following a life-long passion for innovation, play, and reinvention.
After starting his career as a chef, he went on to manage innovation in one of the world's best restaurants, became a resident on Experimental Psychology at Oxford and an Associate Fellow of the Institute of Philosophy of London University, cofounded 2 companies, led a social enterprise, and facilitated workshops for executives as part of Said Business School (Oxford University). Throughout his career he has worked with big names like Google, BCG, New North Zealander Hospital and The United Nations, as well as numerous SMEs and startups across Europe and Latin America.
More recently, he was the Head of Governance at Aragon (one of the largest platforms for DAO creation), where he led the design and launch of their DAO and advised the product team. Since then he has created RnDAO, a DAO and innovation center with a mission to Empower Humane Collaboration.
You can find Daniel's research and insights on the Future of Teamwork on platforms like TEDx, Tech Open Air, and Harvard Business Review.
Maddy is the co-founder and CEO of Angel Alliance, a Venture DAO focused on female founders and a Web3 Analyst training programme. Her first business venture was at 18 was a fitness business which she managed to scale from 0 to 50 clients in the first year. Following on from this, Maddy went on to work for a Fintech start-up before entering the Venture Capital as an analyst and now Web3 advisor. Maddy is super passionate about providing opportunities for all in the Web3 ecosystem!
Milo Bowman is a brighton-based web3 entrepreneur, crypto guru, community organiser and occasional public speaker. Founder of local crypto meetup group Brighton Blockchain, he is currently working on a blockchain-based solution to the replication crisis in science.
Pranath Fernando has a diverse career background in the sciences as well as the arts. Currently he works as a Data Scientist in the water industry. Prior to this he worked as a web developer for many years, and is very familiar with the technical fundamentals of the web as well as its history. He has a passionate interest in crypto & blockchain technology, particularly for its radical potential to empower individuals and to enable a more equal and transparent society throughout the world.