Stability in the Wild
In January, the Celo team travelled to Cambridge Massachusetts for MIT’s Independent Activities Period to host a workshop on crypto arbitrage trading. Approximately 30 members of the MIT community competed to identify and exploit arbitrage opportunities in Celo’s token price stability protocol.The winner, Alex Berke, wrote an article describing her experience.
Crypto Transformation: Legal Perspectives on an Evolving Blockchain
On March 7th, our General Counsel, Brynly Llyr is excited to be co-hosting a blockchain legal event focused on bringing together women lawyers in the space. Hosted by four women General Counsels based in San Francisco, we will be hearing from a number of accomplished lawyers on topics including blockchain and crypto economics, regulation and offering structures. Request an invite.
Welcoming Chuck Kimble to the Team
This month, Chuck Kimble joined Celo as Head of Strategic Partnerships. The former senior executive at Circle, Square and Visa brings extensive payment and digital currency experience to Celo.
Improving our Communication Culture with Non-Violent Communication
This week, the Celo team spent a day dedicated to improving our communication skills, while surrounded by nature. One of Celo’s core pillars in how we work is self-management, which requires a healthy way to communicate conflict. Our chosen method is non-violent communication, which involves speaking from universal needs. We’re looking forward to continuing to develop this skill with each other and the broader Celo community.
Learnings from Tanzania
We had a successful user research and partnership trip in Tanzania and are working with the World Food Programme on next steps for the pilot. We also hosted a community event at Hub255 in Dar es Salaam and were impressed by the attendance and engagement — thank you Dar for the warm reception!
A New Home for Community
Check out our new community landing page with more content and ways to get involved. Let us know what you think at email@example.com.
Say Hello in Person
Hear from the core Celo team at these upcoming events:
Celo is building infrastructure and products for financial inclusion utilizing the power of blockchain technology. Our mission is to build a monetary system that creates the conditions for prosperity for all. The first application launching on our platform is a social payments and cash transfer app, aimed at developing markets.Email Marketing by ActiveCampaign