Andreessen Horowitz to Launch a School of Crypto Startups with Paradigm, Galaxy Digital and Facebook
Andreessen Horowitz Venture Fund, one of the most active in space blockchain, will launch a seven week training program for crypto startups. About it reported general partner of the foundation Chris Dixon.
By him words, the program aims to support entrepreneurs interested in starting a business in this industry. Training will be take place from February to April 2020 of the year and cover such themes, as business models of crypto startups, crypto economics, fundraising strategies, and blockchain computing.
Program participants are not required to have prior knowledge of blockchain, but experience in the technology industry and a wish study used in Ethereum the Solidity programming language. IN quality speakers will be invited representatives of firms such as Paradigm, Union Square Ventures, Galaxy Digital and Calibra in composition Facebook.
Andreessen Horowitz became one of the first venture capital funds to publicly show interest in the industry cryptocurrencies. According to Dixon, company supports Coinbase, Ripple and others since 2013. She also has separate fund on $ 350 million for investments in cryptocurrency projects, in portfolio whom includes, for example, Maker Dao, Libra and Compound.
“TO present at the moment we worked with crypto and blockchain startups already about seven years old. We have was possibility draw knowledge from world-class entrepreneurs in issues product and technology development, organizational development, product launch, and securing legal compliance. We believe that sharing the lessons we have learned can accelerate the development of existing projects and inspire new talents to join this space “, – added Dixon.