Past Meetup

CryptoTuesday for Social Good

This Meetup is past

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Every 1st Tuesday of the month

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Hosted by William @BlockchainBroker

CryptoTuesday For Social Good is a monthly meetup featuring a speaker or panel comprised of those leveraging blockchain technology to make extraordinary communal advancements in our world. This event is guided towards learning the inspiration behind the project, to learn about the obstacles those behind the project have faced, and the ones they seek to overcome. As a social meetup, following the 30 minute presentation and Q&A, guests are encouraged to connect with one another in an effort to create inspirational dialogue around ideas for future social good advancements in our society - with the help of an open bar.

6:30-7:00 ---- Open Bar & Introductions
7:00-8:30 ---- Speakers
7:30-9:00 ---- Socialize/Networking

“Empowering others with blockchain and Digital assets”

how blockchain can help change the balance of power and decentralize traditional power structures

Speakers include

Lisa Loud of The Metcalfe Society

A decentralized, sustainable, non-profit cooperative dedicated to expanding and serving the growing number of individuals using digital currency.

The Metcalfe Society believes that cryptocurrencies are a global phenomenon and will strive to support all jurisdictions.

Digital currencies are here to stay and will grow in use and utility.

All digital currencies should be given a chance in the marketplace; the Society will promote all lawful currencies.

The Metcalfe Society believes in transparency of our operations.
A global society to encourage new users and nurture their journey into digital currencies through: educational materials, risk management, Job boards, other services that promote the Digital asset and blockchain industry.

Joswell Valdez CEO of Izzy Care

Healthcare redesigned with you in mind:
Unlimited primary care, mental health, nutrition including direct encrypted messaging and live video

Unlimited consultations with your care team, comprised of a board-certified Family Medicine physician, a licensed psychotherapist, and nutrition and wellness coach via encrypted, HIPAA compliant messaging and live video.
If deemed necessary, your care team will immediately arrange any 3rd party services such as labs, medications, or specialist care local to you.

Whether or not you have legacy insurance, Izzy Care will work with the hospital and patient to find options that maximize quality and affordability.

HAN KE
Co-Founder, All things Tech of Buymeby.com

Buymeby is a community/marketplace for fresh and unique foods.

People selling food can post what their harvest, those interested in fresh food can order those items.

Food is perishable and needs to be acted on in a timely matter. the hope is that Buymeby can remind people of the limited lifespan of food and the importance efficient distribution.They believe that by putting the power of food distribution in the hands of people, can reducing food waste and strengthen communities.

Christopher Salata: CEO of Peace Accelerators
Peace Accelerators is a NYC based 501(c)3 non-profit and peace movement using data and time to co-create a peaceful future for our planet as efficiently as possible.

Primarily focused on three long term operations (LTO's):
The Clear Vision by 2020 plan.

Monika Proffitt CEO of Rise Housing:

fintech, real estate and social impact. The Founder of Rise Housing, a real estate company that leverages blockchain technology to create access to equity for everyday investors while bringing liquidity to real estate asset owners.

Space sponsored by Ara:

What is Ara? Ara is a suite of blockchain-based protocols that redefines digital content and commerce, giving power back to the consumers and creators. The community-driven platform and developer SDKs leverage distributed computing, blockchain, and the sharing economy to make the delivery and sale of assets quick, cost-effective, and secure.