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Blockchain for Good at Blockchain Innovation Week

  • The Hague Tech 4 Juliana van Stolberglaan Den Haag, ZH, 2595 CL Netherlands (map)

Participating in the first annual Blockchain Innovation Week, the Blockchain Society Lab + The Spindle have joined forces to host a series of 3 meetups on May 24, 2018. Join us at one event or all - RSVP below & purchase your tickets to Blockchain Innovation Week here.


[17:00 - 18:00] Use cases for the civil society sector and a focus on creating and capturing impact for unlocking capital

A research on use cases for the civil society sector is presented and an in depth talk is given of how impact can be captured and tracked. Blockchain Society Lab, + The Spindle have joined forces to help Blockchain be applied for social good.

Several themes that are relevant for the civil society sector will be discussed by Yvo Hunink, who did research for The Spindle (powered by Partos). Thereafter, Julian Sommer, representing the Peace Innovation Institute and, shall give an overview of how capturing and tracking impact can be done with Blockchain, helping any kind of organization to effectively and transparently track the results of their activities. There will be room for an open discussion, allowing stakeholders of the sector to be actively engaged. Join us there!

[18:10 - 19:10] Designing a use case proposal and unlocking capital

Do you want to apply Blockchain to help humanity? Have the chance to put your own insights to use. Come to this interactive workshop, where we will form groups and co-create a first project proposal for a government subsidy of a Blockchain for social good project.

With the help of a tool that quickly shows all use cases being proposed for Blockchain in the humanitarian sector, we rapidly go through what is possible in this exciting world. The Blockchain Society Lab and The Spindle actively help you create a first proposal that could be relevant for your organization or just for personal interest. During this hour, we will form groups and actively learn from each other, having the chance to present the formed ideas at the end. Join us!

[19:20 - 20:20] What implemented impact looks like - meet the doers

Want to know who is actually implementing projects and creating impact? Come to this informative session and meet the frontrunners of the humanitarian sector Blockchain Society Lab, and The Spindle have joined forces to help Blockchain be applied for social good.

Featured Speaker: Jimmy Snoek, business development lead at Tykn.

hosted by the Blockchain Society Lab and The Spindle

Earlier Event: May 24
Social Impact for Startups
Later Event: June 28
Community Projects Workshop