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{"ops":[{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"Have you ever listened to a great presentation, and wanted to show gratitude towards the speaker? If so - "},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"Let’s Appreciate! "},{"attributes":{"color":"#1d2129","background":"#ffffff"},"insert":"👏🏻"},{"attributes":{"align":"center"},"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"“Appreciation App” is a web application that enables event attendees to recognize the effort of speakers by voting on them with "},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"Props "},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"- internal Ethereum token in our App. Props are a reflection of participants' opinion about a particular speaker's performance during the event "},{"attributes":{"align":"center"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"This voting system helps to build a public speakers brand and share attendees satisfaction from particular presentations with others. At the same time, it offers an informative value for attendees and events’ organizers - in a form of publicly available speakers’ ranking based on blockchain. What’s more, it increases speakers' involvement and encourages them to prepare high-quality speeches."},{"attributes":{"align":"center"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"Are you a Speaker? "},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"Deliver high-quality speeches, get the gratitude for your involvement and become a top Props scorer! Being listed on the platform will help to build your speaker brand and recognition! "},{"attributes":{"color":"#1d2129","background":"#ffffff"},"insert":"🏆"},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"Are you an Event Organizer?"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"Search for and invite the best speakers using the Props ranking. The quality speakers will make attendees feel they get the most value out of participating in your event. "},{"insert":"🚀\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"Are you an Attendee?"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"Use our Props ranking to participate in events with outstanding speakers. Always choose the finest speeches during the conference, and get the most from being an attendee. "},{"attributes":{"color":"#1d2129","background":"#ffffff"},"insert":"💡"},{"insert":"\n\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"Some possible features to add in the future:"},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nCreating a Marketplace, where appreciation tokens can be exchanged for real-world services, such as education material, courses, etc."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Data collected via the App (in the future it will be stored on the public blockchain) can be used to provide metrics and analytics of attendance"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Group initiatives - tokens can be raised to fund speakers’ joint initiatives, i.e. charitable donations, topic-oriented conferences, etc."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Once we achieve the appropriate scale we could serve as an “Event organizer assistant”. We would help to take strategic decisions, such as the date, place, target group, etc., based on historical events. We would connect with Facebook’s and Meetup’s API for data collection purposes."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","background":"transparent","bold":true},"insert":"Our story"},{"attributes":{"align":"center","header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"align":"center"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","background":"transparent"},"insert":"Appreciation App is the idea that won the “Igrzyska Blockchain” Hackathon in December 2019. The whole concept was born a long time before the event, but only the win in this hackathon gave us a chance to validate our idea for the first time. It was a huge motivational boost that encouraged us to continue the Appreciation App project. "},{"attributes":{"align":"center"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","background":"transparent","bold":true},"insert":"Why Gitcoin Grants?"},{"attributes":{"align":"center","header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"align":"center"},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","background":"transparent"},"insert":"We would like to build a supportive, positive and just grateful event community that would be oriented on appreciating speakers’ effort and constant feedback. The public ranking of Props collected by speakers will be based on blockchain that’s why we think Gitcoin Grants platform is a perfect place for us to validate our idea. We want to start as soon as possible to give a hand to the event organizers who need to change their events to remote due to COVID-19. We would like to support them in these hard moments to let all remote attendees have a great experience and make the most from the great speeches."},{"attributes":{"align":"center"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000","bold":true},"insert":"Link to the presentation from hackathon: "},{"attributes":{"header":2},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#000000"},"insert":"https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1waNUnDGKxT09fIpl7BVAQLwHNsGDHIKsK-8LyeFXD4M/present?slide=id.p"},{"insert":"\n\n\n\n"}]}

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