ReFi Lisboa — Kick-off! 🎉
ReFi Lisboa is a new startup community in Lisbon on a mission to regenerate the earth using the most powerful tools of our time.
We will be hosting monthly meetups in strategic locations throughout the city in preparation for our bid to become the first local ReFi DAO node this year!
18.00 – 18.30 | Networking
18.30 – 19.00 | ReFi Nation by John Ellison + Q&A
19.00 – 19.30 | Lightning Talks ⚡️
19.30 – 19.40 | The Source of Everything by Martin Quach of Vlinder
19.40 - 20.00 | Networking break
20.00 – 21.00 | ReFi Lisboa Roundtable
Lightning Talks ⚡️
The Earth Stack by Tariq El Haj Omar (Head of Strategy at Land Life Company
impactMarket by Susanne Zapelão (CMO at impactMarket)
Regenerative Villages by Bea Triz (Co-founder and PM at OASA)
Carbon Markets 101 by Anastasiia Starikova (Asisstant Project Manager at Cargo Labs)
The Lisbon Opportunity by Pedro Rocha
The Source of Everything
Our friend Martin Quach of Vlinder is going to guide us through a 10-minute structured enquiry to explore "the source of it all". Martin is an x-Googler who currently leads Sales and Partnerships at Vlinder and is the founder of Happy Home Ventures.
Who is it for? ❓
This is a community for people who recognize the challenges we face as an opportunity to build a better world. This is for people who see climate change and think of regeneration—biodiversity collapse and think of life—social injustice and think of solidarity...
This is for:
Where is it? 📍
StartIt is in Startup Lisboa, in a central location in Lisbon near Terreiro do Paço
Registrants must apply to attend. We will reveal the location of the event to approved registrants.
What is ReFi? 🧐
For those of you who don't know, 'ReFi' is a term that refers to the 'Regenerative Finance' movement that is the combination of two unique sectors:
Decentralized finance (or DeFi)
ReFi has exploded over the last two years with the launch of KlimaDAO and Toucan, but it has roots since Giveth was founded in 2017. Today there are hundreds of startups looking at how to use cutting edge technologies such as blockchain, AI, remote sensing, satellite imagery and open science to solve the most pressing challenges of our time.
Listen to the "What is ReFi?" episode on ReFi Podcast.
This first meetup will be an important event in growing the regenerative finance movement in one of the world's most pivotal web3 and sustainability hubs—Lisbon.