Rosa Shores, Cofounder/CEO of Tampa Bay-based company, BlockSpaces, has been invited to serve as a Mentor in a University’s Blockchain Center of Excellence RZRblock Hackathon. The month-long blockchain hackathon competition is open to students, as well as individuals in the professional community. The event kicks off on Friday, March 5th, and features keynote speakers, company use-case presentations, and technical workshops exploring different blockchain platforms. Hackathon Teams will be able to engage with industry professionals and build solutions for real world, blockchain-enabled use cases.
Rosa will be mentoring competitors with subject matter expertise on multiple blockchain protocols and how they can be leveraged in a business environment. Sponsors for the event include the Stellar Development Foundation, AWS Educate, R3, Algorand Foundation, IBM, Microsoft, WalMart, Tyson, EY, and JB Hunt among other forward thinking and innovative companies.
BlockSpaces (blockspaces.io) is an end-to-end tech company that connects blockchains to existing business applications through a seamless, easy API based platform, BlockSpaces Connect. Dedicated to accelerating enterprise blockchain adoption, the company combines advisory, technical functionality, and industry focused support through their core PaaS to provide business value to an ecosystem of client innovators.