RSK Nigeria in partnership with African Blockchain Center for Developers and Techrity hosted its first ever Web3 meetup in Nigeria in the city of Port Harcourt on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Tagged “RSK Meetup Nigeria”, the physical event saw a gathering of community managers, product and web developers, blockchain experts, consultants and enthusiasts.
Some of the speakers and panelists that discussed their expertise at the meetup include Kelvin Iseivwore, Senior Software Engineer at IOV Labs; Joy Nwaiwu, Community Lead at Techrity; Otobong Peter, Product & Community Manager at ABCD, Owanate, Technical Content Writer, IOV Labs; Chinaechetam Maduabuchi, Software Engineer at IOV Labs; Constant Anyiam, Snr Talent Acquistion Partner at IOV Labs and Gino Osahon, Developer Advocate at IOV Labs,
The Filecoin Orbit Nigeria Community also marked its presence at the Port Harcourt meetup to create awareness about Filecoin and its opportunities while also supporting the event.
Led by Chukwuemeka Mbaebie Enoch, the Filecoin Orbit Nigeria community looks to partner with RSK Blockchain as regards storage.
Chukuemeka hosted a quiz round that saw the presentation of swags to winners and led a campaign to create ambassadors for the Filecoin Orbit Community in Port Harcourt.
RSK enables a new global economy to be built on Bitcoin. The blockchain platform adds value and functionality to the Bitcoin ecosystem by enabling smart contracts, near instant payments, and higher scalability.
It is the most secure smart contract network in the world and enables decentralized applications secured by the Bitcoin Network to empower people and improve the quality of life of millions.
The Port Harcourt meetup is the first in Africa and RSK looks to host the event in other parts of Africa in the coming months.