Part three today on Blockchain initiatives/companies that are helping in the development of Web3 and everything connected to it powered by the Metaverse Insider. Here is the link to the first part of the series for those who unfortunately missed it when it was launched.
1. Government Blockchain Association
Founded in 2018, the Government Blockchain Association (GBA) is an international nonprofit, professional membership association, connecting individuals and organizations with blockchain technology solutions to government requirements. All memberships fees are waived for civil servants. Discount codes for GBA events are frequently offered.
GBA members comprise over 2,000 leading industry experts representing the most comprehensive blockchain technology capacities in the world.
2. Blockchain Academy
The Blockchain Academy is the first Brazilian educational project focused on the development and formation of an innovative ecosystem of entrepreneurs, new business models and initiatives using Blockchain infrastructures and DLTs. It started in Brazil in 2016 and is made up of experienced professionals in their respective fields of activity — developers, lawyers, economists, business and innovation.
Among the participants of its courses are authorities such as the Central Bank of Brazil, the Securities and Exchange Commission, foreign authorities such as the Financial Intelligence Unit of Mauritius, as well as large banks and other companies such as Banco Bradesco, Santander, Banco Votorantim, Caixa Econômica Federal, Bancolombia, Mc Kinsey, TIVIT, Provider, Produban, and students from universities such as FGV, Insper, USP and Mackenzie, as well as members of most of the companies of the local crypto ecosystem.
3. HyFi Blockchain
HyFi Blockchain, a network of blockchains for hybrid finance (HyFi), was founded in 2021 and is based in Sheridan, Wyoming.
The Hybrid Finance (HyFi) Ecosystem comprises a network of blockchains with zero transaction fees, high transaction speeds, KYC, AML, CFT support, nodes by verified entities, robust grievance redressal, strong consumer protection, and low energy usage.
4. Riot Blockchain
Based in Castle Rock, Colorado, Riot Blockchain is a bitcoin mining company, supporting the Bitcoin blockchain through rapidly expanding industrial-scale mining focused in the United States.
Led by CEO Jason Les, Riot Blockchain is consistently focused on expanding its operations by increasing its bitcoin mining hash rate, while decreasing its costs of production. Riot believes the future bitcoin mining will benefit from American operations and endeavours to be the driver of that future.
5. Blockchain Works
Blockchain Works is a global hub for everything Blockchain. Sign up and get instant access to news, jobs and resources. Compare tech stacks, company culture, teams, and global impact.
Based in NYC, Blockchain Works was founded in 2016.