ConsenSys Social Impact, an initiative of ConsenSys, incubates, develops, and implements confederated blockchain products and solutions that can address social and environmental challenges across the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals.

To engage the social entrepreneurship and blockchain ecosystem in Hong Kong, and help spawn potential social enterprises, LUXARITY and ConsenSys partners to host the first blockchain lifestyle Hackathon in Hong Kong.

LUXARITY sponsors ConsenSys Social Impact Hackathon – a 2-day event to ideate and prototype blockchain-based solutions to global social and environmental challenges, focusing on the Sustainable Development Goals underlying the LUXARITY R.A.W. Values of: Awareness.  The hackathon addresses the challenge of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) #3, achievement of health & well-being for all, using blockchain technology?

Global winning participants will form teams, design business models, draft proposals and code, guided by mentors throughout the process.

Winning projects will receive a total grant of $10,000 USD to support continued development.

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We are thrilled to partner with LUXARITY to bring transparency to the world of fashion. Beyond just the retail industry, we are setting the standard for tracking of physical goods. LUXARITY’s innovative jump into this technology represents the beginning of a paradigm shift in the way companies and individuals donate.

Ben Siegel, Global Project and Partnership Lead at ConsenSys Social Impact

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