A VC’s perspective on Blockchain

Judge Business School, Cambridge

Nov 14, 2018 at 1800

Interested in the investor's perspective on backing blockchain startups and early-stage projects not just cryptocurrencies? We are pleased to host George McDonaugh, the CEO of KR1, a blockchain investment company, and the first to support innovative decentralized and open-source blockchain projects. George will talk about the founding history of KR1 and give an investor's point of view of what's going on in the blockchain space.

Future of Blockchain Competition (£80000) - Launch

Engineering School, Cambridge

Nov 21th, 2018 at 18.30

We are pleased to co-host the launch event for the competition at the Cambridge University Engineering Department.
Build either your own idea or a startup you've been working on or something new:
Prizes include 24 x £2,000 bounties, £20,000 top prize, £10,000 2nd prize, £5,000 3rd prizes and >£50k seed investment for viable projects that want to go full time. More info about the competition at https://www.futureofblockchain.co.uk/

Projects and Activities

We host a range of events and programs to promote blockchain in Cambridge and beyond.


Teaching open-source courses.
Hosting programming workshops and hackathons.


Working with companies to develop strategic approaches to implement blockchain technologies.


Advising you on the different applications and possibilities implementing this technology.

Technical Startups

Dedicated team of highly motivated students who are eager to build blockchain applications to match specific issues.

Academic Research

Researching new blockchain technology developments and translating these new changes into use cases.


Analysing the current state of both enterprise and public sector use of blockchain and DLT.