Babylon Project v1
By World Blockchain Hackathon
09-11 October, 2020
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1,000+ participants
69 countries
400+ publications
Cash Prizes
30% Female participants
2 yoga classes
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Founder
Gideon Nweze
CoFounder @Village
Founder @World Blockchain Hackathon
Emily Slade
CoFounder & COO
@Valence
Stani Kulechov
Founder & CEO
@Aave
Krystal Gracier
Investment Banking Associate - Global Technology
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Posiedon Ho
General Partner @Outliers Fund
Yael Rozencwajg
Chair of the board @Blockchain Israel
Founder @Blockchain Academy, @Nevelab
Chris Hutchinson
Head of Global Community
@Web3 Foundation
Bruce Pon
Founder
@Ocean Protocol
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Naomi Freeman
Leadership Fellow
@Women Who Code
Stephen Alexander
Creator @Digital Value CaptureĀ®
Faculty Member @Hult
Karen Hsu
CEO @BlockchainIntel
CoFounder @Blockchain By Women
Contributor
Chukwudi Derek Uche
CoFounder & CEO @Village
Past @Google AI
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Francis Berwa
Head of Operations @Aves Lair
Co-Founder & COO
@Homebloc
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Andriy Saranenko
COO
@BTCU
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Yao Marian Tong
Venture Partner
@Aves Lair
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Nik Kalyani
CEO/Co-founder @Decentology

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Katie SanFillippo
CEO @ChickTech
Dr Chong Li
Venture Partner
@Aves Lair
Eric Benz
CEO
@Changelly
Eyal Hertzog
CoFounder @Bancor
Founder @DeWeb

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Charlene Hunter
Founder & CEO
@Coding Black Females
Freddy Rivera
Senior Manager - Diversity Programs @Oracle
On Yavin
Founder & CEO
@Cointelligence
Sapphire Duffy
Leadership Fellow
@Women Who Code
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Lucas Henning
CTO
@SUKU
Yonathan Lapchik
CEO
@SUKU
Ankit Bhatia
Co-Founder & CEO
@Sapien
Alex Fedosseev
Founder & CEO
@1 World
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Dr. Sichao Yang
Head of Technology
@Aves Lair
Jessica Smith
Business Development Director @Ethereum Classic Labs
Miko Matsumura
General Partner
@Gumi Ventures
Jillian Godsil
Founder of @Blockleaders
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Abdelfatah Mouttaqui
CoFounder
@Emerge Blockchain
Gerard Dache
Executive Director
@Government Blockchain Association
Chuck Nguyen
Director of Growth Marketing
@Hired
Adam Kila
Co-Founder & CEO
@Asterisk
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Tim Frost
CEO @Yield App
Channel Partner Director & Investor
@EQI Bank
Abhishek Joshi
Solution Architect
@M&G Investments
Genevieve Leveille
Founder & CEO
@AgriLedger
Lavina Ramkissoon
Founding Partner & Advisor
@tutti.ai
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Ahmad Manzoor
Founder & CEO
@Pakistan Blockchain Institute
Maria Urban
Unit Director Deep Tech @PIABO PR
Jolene Ho
Chapter Director LA @ChickTech
Manager @Fabric Staffing
Marco Munoz
Co-Founder & CEO
@Blockchain Academy Mexico
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Tamara Sanchez
Community Liaison @BurstCoin
Growth Manager
@GeeksForGeeks
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Ayushmaan Bansal
Partner
@Blue Ocean Digital Management
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Marten Lai
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Founder & CEO
@Stat Zero
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Marquis Cabrera
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Gordon Einstein
Founding Partner at @CryptoLaw Partner
Belinda Noakes
@Digital Value Capture
Asif Iqbal
Director @StartUp Grind
Global Mentor @WBAF
Silver Ehiwario
CEO & Founder @ITExperience
Director @Women Who Code
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Kevin Owocki
CEO @Gitcoin
William H. Nguyen
Founder @Beowulf Blockchain
Ben Bartlett
Partner @Tackett Bartlett LLP
Member @Berkeley City Council
Joshua Armah
Partner @Wiase Capital
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Irene Fucile
Head of Business Development
@Aave
Neeraj Tyagi
Managing Partner @Venture Catalysts,
Angel Investor
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Lori Souza
Founder & Interviewer @Women in Crypto
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Maxim Silaev
Founder & CEO
@ Z-Pay
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Arpit Narain
Global Head of Financial Solutions @MathWorks
Shilpi Agarwal
Founder & CEO
@DataEthics4all
Dmitriy Berenzon
Research Partner @Bollinger Investment Group

Jack Shi
CIO & Founder @Skilligi
Tech Advisor @HackMakers
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