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University of Nicosia hosts XRPL Hackathon in 2024

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The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is excited to announce the Cyprus Tech Odyssey: XRPL Hackathon 2024, in collaboration with Ripple, scheduled to take place between January 18-20, 2024.

This event promises to be a significant gathering for those passionate about blockchain technology and its applications in the modern world.

Special Fireside Chat to Kick Off the Event
The event will begin with a special fireside chat on January 18, 18:00, at the UNIC Auditorium (Cine Studio), featuring the CEO of UNIC and the head of UBRI (University Blockchain Research Initiative). This exclusive session will set the stage for the hackathon, offering insights into the future of finance, blockchain technology, and the collaborative efforts between UNIC and Ripple. It's a unique opportunity to gain valuable perspectives from leading figures in the industry.

Engaging Workshops and Hackathon
Following the fireside chat, the next two days will be filled with engaging workshops and the XRPL hackathon. Participants will delve into topics such as Web3, NFTs, smart contracts, and the intricacies of the XRP Ledger (XRPL). These workshops are designed to provide practical, hands-on experiences and foster innovative thinking.

Focus on Key Themes and Real-World Solutions
The hackathon challenges will focus on themes like Reinventing Insurance, Identity Management, ESG Data Collection, Real-Estate Transactions, and Decentralized Finance (DeFi). These themes are chosen to reflect the current trends in blockchain technology, encouraging participants to develop solutions that have real-world applications and impact.

Prizes and Recognition
Competitors stand a chance to win impressive prizes, with the first-place team receiving $5,000 in XRP. The second and third place teams will be awarded $3,500 and $2,000 in XRP, respectively, and the best project for social good will receive $1,500 in XRP.

Invitation to Blockchain Enthusiasts
The event is addressed to developers, industry leaders, government officials, and blockchain enthusiasts. Whether you are an experienced developer or new to blockchain, the Cyprus Tech Odyssey: XRPL Hackathon 2024 offers a platform to showcase your skills and ideas.
Register Today and Be Part of the Blockchain Revolution

Don’t miss this opportunity to engage with key players in blockchain technology. Register your team now and be part of this innovative event. For more information and to register, visit the Cyprus Tech Odyssey: XRPL Hackathon 2024.

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