Robert serves as CTO of ConsenSys Social Impact, an organization dedicated to the deployment of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology within the international social impact ecosystem. His work focuses on iteratively bootstrapping blockchain solutions to help solve global problems, like sex-trafficking in Moldova, food sourcing in Ethiopia, innovative fundraising in the social sector, and ensuring the immutability of war crime evidence in conflict zones. Robert is one of extremely few Blockchain thought leaders of color and continually ensures that politically contentious topics like the use of cryptocurrency are validated by authentic use cases that can employ token models to expedite international aid, simplify the distribution of social services (i.e. housing vouchers and food stamps), and empower nonprofits to more easily track their impact.
Cryptocurrency for Social Impact
In this event, we dive into how cryptocurrency can be leveraged for good, which are hurting the overall ecosystem’s legitimacy, and which need to be carefully.
Blockchain for Social Impact Ideathon
Blockchain for Social Impact is excited to begin a new series of Ideathons to catalyze the Bay Area community’s involvement in the development of social impact technologies.