Init Metaverse: DeFi Bytes by Blockchained India

Bob Coiney

April 19, 2022

The massive digital space that has opened up new exciting opportunities for various industry verticals has entered the physical realm. There are several exciting events being held around digital assets, blockchain technology, DeFi, NFTs, and more that allow enthusiasts to interact with like-minded individuals while growing exponentially. 

Blockchained India, a unique initiative that aims to educate Indians about the potential of blockchain technology is hosting an exciting DeFi Bytes event catering to the metaverse and growing DeFi space as a part of its Initialize Metaverse campaign. 

Initialize Metaverse is a six-month virtual conference that is being organized by the collaborative effort of Terra Luna and Draper Dragon Fund with the blockchain network Polygon as the ecosystem partners. The conference explores the expansive industry of DeFi, DAOs, NFTs, Identity Management, GameFi, and more with a special focus on their contribution to the metaverse. 

DeFi Bytes

DeFi Bytes is a meetup aimed at understanding the new trends in the DeFi space and how new users can participate in the new opportunities. 

The meeting is scheduled to be held on the 22nd of April, Friday, and here is the agenda for the meetup:

  • 5:00 – 5:10 pm: Welcome Session
  • 5:10 – 5:30 pm: Talk on “Importance of Governance Tokens in DeFi”
  • 5:30 – 6:00 pm: Panel on ” Borderless Finance: DeFi for the rest of the world”

The speakers for Borderless Finance: DeFi for the rest of the world panel, hosted by Raghav Bhel, ‘Crypto Guy’ are:

1. Tejas Chitnis, Co-Founder & CEO, Cryption Network

2. Sameep Singhania, Co-Founder, QuickSwap

3. Siddharth Patil, Co-Founder & COO, Comdex

4. Zhulin Chen, Co-Founder & CEO, RockX

  • The next panel is 6:00 – 6:30 pm: Panel on ” Why DeFi is a viable alternative to TradFi”. 

This panel is hosted by Sameer Malik, Partner, Chain Asses Capital, and will include:

1. Sanat Kanpur, Investment Analyst, Spartan Group

2. Amitej Gajjala, Founder & CEO, Stader Labs

3. Venkatesh Karanalu, Co-Founder & CEO, Pontoon Finance

4. Aanchal Thakur, Co-Founder & CEO, Spherium Finance

The last agenda on the meetup is 

  • 6:30 – 7:00 pm: Networking Session

Here is what Deepansh S, Co-Founder & COO of Polkadex has to say about the meetup, 

“As a truly cross-chain decentralized exchange with a focus on interoperability, Polkadex is designed to become the trading engine of the Web3 environment and an essential DeFi building block in the metaverse. We’re excited to sponsor Initialize Metaverse and  partner with the project to help bring together innovators who are working to enable mass adoption of Web3 in India and beyond.”

Deepansh S

The DeFi Bytes meetup is going to be an exciting event where the users can learn everything they need about the DeFi space. The event is free of cost and will be online. Moreover, the recording will also be shared on social channels.