KBA Women Connect

KBA Woman Connect is intuitively crafted to empower woman through blockchain technologies by offering strategic program initiatives and educational resources that foster an inclusive learning environment.

We mission to bring blockchain resources under one roof thus activate and accelerate the powerful partnerships of women in the field of education, development and promotion of blockchain technologies. The central threshold is to inject much-needed diversity into blockchain by empowering women through learning events, association, meet-ups, business collaborations and more. KBA Woman Connect aspires to have at least one female delegate per organization to lead blockchain service and solution fostering trust, leadership and socio-economic advancement.

The Art of Blockchain For Woman: A Free 2-Day Workshop in Blockchain Technology

It is a two-day event that will engage learners on multiple topics including blockchain fundamentals, distributed ledger technology, tokens, and cryptocurrencies. The learning methodologies that are going to be used in the workshop include discussion, lecture, and hands-on experience in blockchain. The approach will be both technical and non-technical so that it fits every type of audience.

Date: 8th-9th March 2021

Mode: Online

Who can attend the workshop? – The target audience

Audience from diverse backgrounds including entrepreneurial and corporate education, including people from startups or fairly large corporations. The workshop is best suited for students, graduates and executives who are already working but are looking to change their career path. This means anyone can join the workshop, the background doesn’t matter. There is no prerequisite of technical knowledge, and hence the workshop is ideal for both non-technical and technical students.

Speakers

Marta Piekarska

Director of Ecosystem at Hyperledger

Dr Jane Thomason

Co-Founder of British Blockchain and Frontier Technology Association, UK

Jen Buakew

Chief Operating Officer at GMO Z.com

Loretta Joseph

Consultant Fintech FSC Mauritius member governing board FSC/BoM

Richa Joshi

Co-Founder, Ethereum Push Notification Services

Irina Karagyaur

Head Ambassador for Western Europe at Polkadot & Kusama Networks

Alex Albano

C-Suite Blockchain Operations, Sales & Marketing

Sushmita Ruj

Senior Research Scientist, CSIRO's Data61

Gnana Lakshmi

Product Manager, Emerging Technologies at WileyNXT

Sanya Nagpal

Co-Founder meraQR

Event Schedule (Tentative)