what we’re reading
- As DAOs continue to blossom, here’s how to keep yours from wilting (TechCrunch)
- J.P. Morgan on its crypto plans: ‘The overall goal is to bring these trillions of dollars of assets into DeFi’ (Fortune)
- DAOs experience 8x growth in 12 months (Crypto News)
- Proposed bipartisan US crypto bill could be ‘sigh of relief’ for the industry (TechCrunch)
- No One Is Saying 'Crypto Winter' at Consensus (CoinDesk)
what’s on the calendar
1. ** NEW SERIES ** DAO Talks #1 - LinksDAO
Tues @ 5pm ET | (RSVP)
We're excited to present a new series called DAO Talks! For our Kick Off event, we're excited to welcome Mike Dudas (@mdudas), Founder of LinksDAO (@LinksDAO)
2. Future of Work Hot Takes & 2 Matches
Tues @ 5pm ET | (RSVP)
Join the Future of Work community for 20 min of learning & sharing of hot takes with Anisha Nandi, Cofounder of Verbate.io.
3. Serial Marketers SpeedUps
Wed @ 5pm ET | (RSVP)
Join the Serial Marketers SpeedUps to meet fellow experienced marketers and see how you can support each other.
4. NFT Community Event #68
Fri @ 1pm ET | (RSVP)
Our weekly meet-up where we’ll run through the latest proposals and what we’re seeing in the space.
where we’re going
Think Tank Thursdays @ The Lab Miami
Thurs, June 16th 5pm - 9pm ET | (RSVP) | Location: The Lab Miami
We’re celebrating Think Tank Thursday's one year anniversary with the lab Miami & bartaco. At 6pm ET Upstream is hosting a web3 builders in Miami panel followed by pitch night mia, and networking.
Miami for Everyone @ Miami Dade College
Thurs, June 17th - June 19th | (RSVP) | Location: Miami Dade College
Calling all devs, designers and those who are tech curious. Venture Miami is hosting a three-day hackathon + workshops where participants will take their concept to an early prototype and have a chance to win up to $35k in prizes.
Crypto Girl Summer Brunch @ NFT NYC
Tues, June 21st 11am ET | (RSVP) | Location: Launch House Chelsea Club House
NFT NYC Happy Hour
Wed, June 22nd at 6pm ET | (RSVP) | Location: Freehold in Union Square
who’s talking about crypto
virtual office hours
- Giovanna Sun | Co-founder at Artbit Club
- Michael | Founder of Trapperversity
- Olivia Janisch | Director of Business Development, Partnerships at SuperBrand
- Sam Payrovi | Founder-CEO at CONSORTIUM & CSTM HAUS
what we’re sharing in our group chats
- This video from our nft community event last week
- This twitter thread explaining the EVM
- This video explaining what solana is
- This article exploring the “blank to earn” model by Mark Grace from M13
- This tweet about a friendly soccer game at NFT NYC on June 24th
what we're screenshotting
what we're celebrating
- An epic NFT.NYC coming up in two weeks! check out this doc
- You can now try out an Upstream Collective in this demo!
- We’re hiring at Upstream! Join the team as a Developer, CX Lead, Content Manager, & more (Job Board)
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