We have been very transparent the entire process. Seed acquirors bought tokens at 0,08€/token. Pre-Launch acquirors are buying at 0,20€. The terms and price are the same for everyone within each phase.
We miscalculated and set the individual cap too low. Faced with the knowledge that we have several thousand supporters that max’ed their contribution and a potential shortfall, we decided to steer directly towards the community and let them contribute more.
Thank you for your support and kind words. An email will be sent out to those that contributed once we’ve had a chance to reconcile overage / underage / KYC status. Please give us a bit of time as we work through this.
In other words, what is our Go-To-Market strategy?
We’re building a data economy that requires all sorts of tooling and stakeholders. The goal of Ocean Protocol Foundation is to kickstart this ecosystem by building the Ocean network, linking to other like-minded projects in the space, partnering with AI and data scientists…
I like the way you frame it “NGO+Tech R&D”. Ocean is a non-profit foundation in Singapore, charged with raising the funds, building the tech and activating the ecosystem. Ocean Foundation is contracting BigchainDB, DEX and others to execute major components.
Unfortunately, the early access for large contributors ended on Jan 23. The response was quite strong and I have a long waitlist right now. You can contribute via the public pre-launch distribution. Whitelisting starts on Feb 15 at oceanprotocol.com and contributions commence on Mar 7. Let me know if you have any…