SettleMint, the Leuven-based startup that just came back from Startups.be’s GoGlobal Mission to Singapore, has been selected as one out of 20 startups worldwide for the ‘SDO Blockchain Challenge’. This contest aims to find the best blockchain talent in the world and its first edition will take place on May 29th and 30th 2017 in Dubai.
With Dubai’s strong vision of becoming a blockchain-powered city by 2020, Smart Dubai Office and global incubator 1776 have partnered together for the SDO Blockchain Challenge. This contest supports the creation of a blockchain industry through empowering startups and businesses to discover the most innovative blockchain startup ideas from all around the globe to implement in Dubai’s 2020 blockchain vision.
About SDO Blockchain Challenge
SettleMint, as all finalists of the challenge, will travel to Dubai to participate in a two-day program including a pitch competition to an audience of investors, experts, private and public institutions. At the end, three winners will be chosen among the finalists to receive first, second and third place prize money ranging from 10.000 to 20.000 dollars along with the opportunity to implement their product or service in Dubai.