Our community has always highlighted women in the blockchain space & their projects & journeys. We've also brought in perspectives on government regulations & what's being done to shift the status quo.
This month's speaker, Amanda Frankel will be sharing her experience working for Stoic Capital, a venture capital firm that invests in blockchain companies & her journey as a woman in the blockchain space, her activism & how that led her to her next exciting step of running for US Congress in NY-10!
Hear her story of empowering change via VC funding & civic actions that eventually led to her candidacy, & how an emerging tech perspective in government will beneficial.
As part of everyone's participation in change ... our topic in February ...we will use the break-out session to follow up on action items we decided on, & how to effectively progress for the rest of the year. If you weren't there in February, you'll get to pick an action now.
Pay 6$ as a signal of your commitment...we want to see you!
No-show-funds support one of the next meetups.
Fee doubles 24hrs before event. If you can't afford the fee please get in touch beforehand.
Everyone is welcome. We never record events.
Space & drinks are generously sponsored by:
Amanda Frankel, Candidate (D), NY-10
Amanda Frankel is a Democratic candidate for Congress in New Yorks 10th congressional district, which includes Manhattan (western half) & Brooklyn (Borough Park, Kensington, parts of Bensonhurst, Bay Ridge, & Midwood). While Amanda has been working in the private sector since graduating with an Economics degree, civic action has always been a part of her life -- from canvassing for campaigns she believes in, to working on GOTV initiatives, & teaching financial literacy to single moms in her neighborhood. Her values guided her away from her job on Wall Street & toward emerging tech, where shes been able to mentor companies with altruistic missions, support diversity, & uplift other women. As a veteran of the cryptocurrency & blockchain sector, she believes in the value of using new technologies to solve societys pressing issues, from empowering economic inclusion to tackling climate change head on.