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DeFi Africa Virtual Meetup n.2
June 11 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
DeFi Africa in collaboration with Maker, is happy to present another Virtual Meetup on the 11th of June, 2020. This event is the 2nd Meetup of the DeFi Africa’s Virtual Meetup Series.
In this upcoming event, we will introduce you to the magic behind the words “Cryptocurrency & DeFi” as well as how DeFi can disrupt traditional finance industry and bring opportunities to the African society, in an interview with the awesome Frisco D’Anconia (or Afrikanus Kofi).
When? June 11 at 3pm GMT
You want to be the next guest speaker? You can apply here.
- 3pm – 3.10pm: Introduction about the DeFi Africa Meetup Series by Sahabia (DeFi Africa founder and Maker Ambassador) and Maria (Community Lead Europe at Maker Foundation)
- 3.15pm – 3.50pm: Interview to Frisco D’Anconia
- 3.30pm – 4pm: Q&A
About the guest speaker:
Frisco d’Anconia is a journalist by profession and a Free Market Policy analyst. Through Africa Youth Peace Call which he founded in 1997, more than 2000 African youth were educated in Free Markets Economics and entrepreneurship. Many of these people have moved on to start businesses and institutions to advocate for market reforms in Africa. In 2007, he won the 1st Prize of the Mont Pelerin Society Essay Competition for Africans under 30 with an essay on Ghana’s Telecommunication Liberalization. This man single-handedly brought Bitcoin/Cryptocurrency and Libertarianism to his native Ghana. Since 2011, he has been spreading Blockchain technologies in Ghana through his Liberty and Entrepreneurship Camps. He has written for the Cointelegraph, CryptoCoinsNews, Core Media, Bitcoinchaser and others with the pen name Frisco d’Anconia. From 2016, he is travelling through Africa promoting and writing about Blockchain technologies and its communities for the Crypto journals. So far the Cryptotraveler/Cryptovagabond as he’s popularly known has been to 22 African Countries attending conferences, organising Meet-ups and promoting Blockchain Projects. He lives on, and solely earns Crypto and has no bank account. He ardently holds that Blockchain technologies are the answer to Africa’s copious malaise. Currently, Mauritius is his base where he runs Qubitica LTD, a Blockchain Company as CEO, and as the Managing Editor of QBITtimes. His interests are Economic Freedom in the world, Fintech, writing, teaching, travelling and children, and has two beautiful daughters.
Due to bandwidth issues, we will have limited spots, so please don’t wait till the last second to sign up. Register Now!!!
We can’t wait to e-meet you!