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Announcing Rise Up-Women in Blockchain; Complementary Education and Scholarship Program from ConsenSys, CryptoChicks, C4 and Applicature



Helping Women Further Their Careers in Blockchain, with a Focus on Ukrainian Women.

San Francisco, California–(Newsfile Corp. – August 10, 2022) – Today, four blockchain sector organizations have come together to announce the Rise Up-Women in Blockchain Program. The program will provide free online education and scholarships to encourage more women to pursue blockchain development and entrepreneurial careers. A key objective is to offer support and preferential access to women from Ukraine whose livelihoods have been upended recently due to war.

Rise Up-Women in Blockchain, a free educational and scholarship program from Applicature, CryptoChicks, C4 and ConsenSys

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The program includes free online training and certifications from two educational non-profits, CryptoChicks and Cryptocurrency Certification Consortium (C4). It also includes access to online blockchain developer training donated by software company, ConsenSys, through ConsenSys Academy, and scholarships donated by blockchain venture builder and accelerator company, Applicature.

Complimentary access to online education from CryptoChicks, Blockchain Education Hub

Online access to library of courses including introductory courses, application development topics, and founders’ courses for starting your own company.

“Our goal is to provide the gift of education to every woman that needs it, especially at such difficult times. Our online courses will help you to get started in blockchain technology. Our events will get you connected to your potential employers,” said Elena Sinelnikova, Founder and Director of CryptoChicks.

Complimentary Bitcoin Certification from C4

Access to the online Certified Bitcoin Professional program, exam, and certificate once completed.

“Education is essential to onboarding more women into the Bitcoin, Ethereum, and open blockchain technology space and we’re happy to contribute to this project,” said Jessica Levesque, Executive Director at C4.

Consensys Academy, On-Demand Blockchain Developer Program

Special access to private, on-demand course and certification, awarded to five women selected based on entry criteria.

“With the incredible challenges facing our world today, we believe blockchain education is critical to building a better future. We’re grateful to be able to participate in this important project to empower and support Ukrainian women,” said Coogan Brennan, Director, ConsenSys Academy.

Applicature Scholarship and Support

A scholarship for completing the ConsenSys Blockchain Developer Program for the five selected women offering $1000 USD each. Learning group support and mentorship through Applicature’s Solidity Academy.

“We are excited to offer scholarships to five talented women for blockchain development and Solidity education: very in-demand industry skills. We are thrilled to join with these partners to assist Ukrainian women as so many have experienced hardships and career interruptions this year,” said Ian Arden, Founder and CEO of Applicature.

Application deadline for the first scholarship/ConsenSys training seat is September 31st, 2022. One scholarship will be awarded per month, based on the best candidates per entry criteria, until February 28th, 2023. APPLICATION AND INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE:

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The partners:

Applicature, a global venture builder and accelerator that’s worked with over 300 projects since 2017. Portfolio companies include Vidma – blockchain security auditor, milestoneBased – DAO funding management platform, and Mempool Ventures – crypto VC and advisory firm.

CryptoChicks, international non-profit and educational hub helping thousands of women around the globe to learn and invest in blockchain, and build new careers and businesses.

C4, a non-profit organization that establishes cryptocurrency standards, certifies cryptocurrency professionals, and educates people around the world about cryptocurrency.

ConsenSys, is a leading Ethereum and decentralized protocols software company. Enabling developers, enterprises, and people worldwide to build next-generation applications, launch modern financial infrastructure, and access the decentralized web. Its product suite is composed of Infura, Quorum, Codefi, MetaMask, Truffle, Diligence and an NFT platform.

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Merging Traditions with Fintech and Blockchain Innovations





Financial Evolution: Merging Traditions with Fintech and Blockchain Innovations at MARE BALTICUM Gaming & TECH Summit

The financial industry is undergoing a seismic shift as fintech and blockchain technologies pave the way for unprecedented innovation and transformation. At the upcoming MARE BALTICUM Gaming & TECH Summit, a high-profile panel titled “Financial Evolution: Merging Traditions with Fintech and Blockchain Innovations” will delve deep into this exciting evolution. This session will explore how established financial institutions are integrating these advanced technologies to revolutionize services, enhance security, and increase efficiency.

Moderator: Anna Agu

Leading the panel is Anna Agu, CEO and Managing Partner at Lex Law Office OU and Director at Lex Law Office LT UAB. With her extensive legal expertise in the fintech sector, Agu is perfectly positioned to guide the discussion, ensuring a thorough exploration of the delicate balance between maintaining traditional financial principles and embracing innovative technologies.


  • Merit Leib – Compliance Consultant at LEIB Regulatory & Compliance Risk Consulting
  • Astra Tikas – Founding Board Member of INO (Internet Native Organization)
  • Dr. Dean Rakic – Chief Scientist at Blockcontrol
  • Saulius Racevicius – Senior Associate of PSP Lab LLP and Board Member of the Fintech Hub LT
  • Evaldas Krampas – CEO at SpectroCoin and Head of Crypto Hub Lithuania

Why Attend?

The “Financial Evolution: Merging Traditions with Fintech and Blockchain Innovations” panel at the MARE BALTICUM Gaming & TECH Summit is a must-attend for professionals across the financial sector. Here’s why:

  1. Gain Comprehensive Insights: Learn from top experts about the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities in fintech and blockchain.
  2. Regulatory Perspectives: Understand the importance of compliance and how to navigate regulatory challenges effectively.
  3. Technical Knowledge: Dive deep into the technical aspects of blockchain integration and learn about cutting-edge developments.
  4. Practical Implementation: Gain practical insights into how traditional financial institutions are successfully integrating new technologies.
  5. Networking Opportunities: Connect with industry leaders and peers who are driving innovation in finance.

Join Us

This panel provides a unique opportunity to stay ahead of the curve in the rapidly evolving financial landscape. Join us at the MARE BALTICUM Gaming & TECH Summit to explore how fintech and blockchain technologies are reshaping finance and what it means for the future. Engage with industry leaders, gain actionable insights, and network with peers at the forefront of financial innovation.

Secure your spot today and be part of this transformational journey. Don’t miss the chance to be involved in discussions that will shape the future of finance. See you at the MARE BALTICUM Gaming & TECH Summit!

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