Today we have an interesting presentation about using blockchain from the point of view of the construction industry:

Matthias Geipel & Jan Kertscher, Arup,
„Blockchain Technology throughout the building life cycle”

Matthias and Jan want to illuminate where blockchain can be used in planning, construction, operation and dismantling.

Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists, working across every aspect of today’s built environment. Arup aims to solve their clients most complex challenges – turning exciting ideas into tangible reality in order to find a better way and shape a better world.

Matthias Geipel, Senior Consultant Advisory Services
Jan Kertscher, Team Leader Advisory Services Berlin

Our second speaker today, will give us a view real estate in Africa and an outlook on how blockchain can be part of this:

Adam Camenzuli, CEO & Founder Nyumba
“Real Estate in Africa”

Adam Camenzuli is an experienced social entrepreneur and financial professional. Fluent in Swahili, he lived and worked in Africa for 4+ years running a business that reached 20,000 people with his solar “hockey puck” lamps. He holds an International BBA and is a CFA Charterholder. Adam is a Canadian Top 30 Under 30, Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Laureate Global Fellow, UN Global Accelerator and he holds a US patent. His work has been featured in Forbes Africa, CNN, The Globe and Mail, and the CBC

We will take pictures and eventually videos of the event that will be posted on the meetup page. If you register for this meetup you agree that pictures taken of you can be used to document this event – for nothing else.