Three great tech communities in Cyprus joined forces and brought you an awesome blockchain meetup. European Startup Universe Cyprus, Startup Grind Cyprus, and EcoX Cyprus are organizing an open discussion with special guests about blockchain, NFTs, and Web3 trends.
We will have two different 30-minute panels with various guests covering various topics in this open discussion. With each panelist being an expert in other fields of blockchain technology and web 3.0, you should be expecting to capture the latest trends, updates, and highlights of this industry,
The event doesn't end here! You will also get a chance to ask your related questions from our panelists and network later with them and the other attendees to widen your network. This event will be hosted at antwork Limassol at 5 PM Eastern European Time (EET), both in-person and virtually.
See you all soon in person in Limassol or virtually!
Senior Investment Analyst
Regulatory Compliance Specialist
Grant Thornton Cyprus
Dr. Andreas Mathikolonis has over ten years of experience in operational management positions at corporate, educational, and non-for-profit entities. This has provided him with hands-on experience with setting up organizations, project management, operational and budget planning, and strong business acumen, key skills to evaluate projects and businesses for potential investment.
He is very passionate about blockchain technology and he has been actively involved in the digital assets (cryptocurrencies) industry since 2015. He specializes in digital assets trading, infrastructure development with yield generating aspects, and venture capital investments in small-medium enterprises. Andreas successfully ran numerous different crypto strategies using his own funds and now he actively manages the day-to-day activities of a yield generating crypto fund. He also provides training, consultations, and business-related mentorships.
Andreas holds a Ph.D. in Energy Harvesting from the University of Southampton as well as an MEng in Electromechanical Engineering. He is also expecting an MBA from CIIM university in Cyprus. He is a certified trainer by HrDA (ΑνΑΔ) and holds Prince2 certification.
Andreas has a great interest in volunteering activities, non-formal education, and event planning. He is very keen on organizing any size and kind of events, especially with educational and entrepreneurial content. He has a great interest in renewable energy sources, sustainable cities, and blockchain technology. Andreas regularly listens to audiobooks on new subjects and always tries to keep up with current technological niches.
Antonia has over 12 years of experience in the financial services sector, including AML and Regulatory Compliance consulting, VASPs European Regulatory Framework, Data Protection, and Business Development. She holds a BSc in Politics, an MBA, and an LLM in International Business, CySEC’s AML certification, as well as “Blockchain, Law, Regulation and Policy” professional certification.
Currently, she is the Deputy AMLCO of Nuvei, a publicly listed International Fintech firm, as well as the President of the Decentralized Nicosia Chapter.
George Agathangelou has served most of his career as an executive for Cyprus Investment Firms and is a holder of CySEC professional competence certificate. As an international public speaker, George has delivered presentations on DLT and blockchain in numerous countries. Currently, Mr. Agathangelou is the COO of BLOCK.CO, a Blockchain start-up, as well as the Business Development Director of Grant Thornton (Blockchain) Cyprus.
Early investor and miner in ETH, and a true believer on the potential of the Ethereum Project, and how it can change the world we live in. Crypto trader for the past five years, but since the last two years, I have completely embraced the future of WEB3, NFT and Metaverse.
A high-energy and self-motivated serial entrepreneur, community builder, marketer, and tech developer with a track record of founding, running, and scaling communities, startups, and businesses.
Hess has been active for 11 years in entrepreneurship, tech, cryptocurrency and blockchain, e-commerce, and peace-building activities. He specializes in growth strategies for products and services. He actively constructs innovative marketing and DTC online advertising strategies and funnels. Community building is his passion, and Hess has a solid drive to unite people regardless of differences.
He is well educated in eastern philosophy and conscious living. He enhances culture within companies and operations by blending these philosophies within the business and corporate environment.
Panis is an entrepreneur, blogger, and podcaster with 18+ years of multidisciplinary hands-on experience in digital marketing, media, startups, events, networking, and innovation.
Among others, he is hosting and producing the podcast Live with Panis featuring interesting stories of technology entrepreneurs from around the world. He is also involved in different non-profit initiatives around the world as a mentor or co-organizer such as European Startup Universe. Furthermore, he was asked plenty of times to act as a judge in different startup and hackathon competitions.
His message ”Keep innovating. Always create a positive impact.”