Blockchain Princeton’s Summer Project
Blockchain Princeton…. The Challenge.
Develop an agile & transparent network for connecting surplus foods & supplies to communities in need.
Scope of the Problem
For our summer project, we are limiting the POC to a small number of local farmers with excess food supplies, limiting the pickup dates (two pick up dates in August ) to be picked up by transportation volunteers who will transport food supplies to agreed upon drop off point
Blockchain Princeton is comprised of a diverse group of area Blockchain Enthusiasts who want to leverage this new technology for Social Good.
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- Product Development Group
- Business Development Group
Meet the Team
- Business Development Group
Chairperson of the Hyperledger Learning Materials Development Working Group Recently edited the Linux Foundation EdX course, “Introduction to Business Blockchain” LFs171s Go Live 7/16/2019.
Ledger Academy, Business executive, Director of Education. A blockchain training Center at Tiger Labs in Princeton, NJ whose mission is to consult and train enterprises on Blockchain Technologies.
Education: Undergraduate degrees, BS in Computer and Decision Science, and BS in Management and Organizational Behaviors. In 2002 she received a Masters in Business Education. She holds a NJ Teaching Certification in Business
Co- organizer for the Hyperledger Princeton Meetup, Princeton Blockchain Meetup and Ledger Academy’s Blockchain Fundamentals Meetup Currently managing the Princeton Summer Blockchain Project.
Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
Scott is a seasoned high performing and passionate Product Marketing Management Professional with multi-industry experience. Scott has an eye on helping customers solve their business needs. A strong track record of successfully launching products and services, combined with an MBA, Six Sigma certification and working in the Blockchain Technology space, Scott always takes a lead role in understanding customer problems and working on solutions.
Suyog R. Navarkar
Human with a technological and entrepreneurial background, who ideates and develops a product. Passionate about learning new technologies and understanding their real-world application. Blockchain Engineering, Microservices Application, and OSS collaboration FTW!
Ron has 30+ years of experience as a strategic, results-oriented supply chain professional with high-level business vision and P&L operating experience leading a global business. He has a track record of success aligning supply chain and IT initiatives with primary business objectives to create efficiencies and cost reductions. He is effective in a team environment, with broad knowledge of key business processes including procurement, manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, import, export and customer service.
Keegan began his career in R&D working for Mobil, then moved into supply chain positions for Rhodia and Rhone-Poulenc. He worked for Engelhard, CLX, Arkema and Marcal as Sr. Director for their respective supply chains. He later moved into the pharmaceuticals and specialty chemicals segments working for Ranbaxy, Sun Pharma, and Thermo Fisher, before starting Keegan Consulting, a boutique consulting company targeted to the unique needs of small to mid-sized companies.
Ron is now applying blockchain to the food and pharmaceutical chain with a focus on product provenance and cold supply chain. He is also supporting the Blockchain Princeton project, helping to architect the supply chain for charitable food distribution to families in Mercer, Somerset and Middlesex counties. The team is based at TigerLabs in Princeton, NJ.
- Product Development Group
Father, Husband and son – passionate about learning, teaching and making an impact on society through sharing knowledge and anything shareable. Techno functional architect energized by a passion for transformative technology and in leveraging Blockchain as a tool for disintermediation and delivering greater good in the world.
In professional life: A Blockchain Architect, Digital Transformation lead, IT to Business aligner and a Customer advocate helping stakeholders re-imagine transformative tech of Cognitive, RPA and Blockchain.
Colin leverages his extensive experience in engineering and management to help organizations develop innovative products and solutions to efficiently solve business problems.
His extensive background in software and marketing experience has enabled him to lead and mentor project teams. Talented in analyzing business needs, along with his lateral-thinking ability, he has developed innovative solutions in several technology domains. He has performed in many roles including solution architect, system design, planning, and implementation, etc. Skilled in implementing and leading complex and high profile projects and initiatives, he’s been involved in major projects, programs from initial planning through execution & delivery. He has demonstrated expertise in providing product development and management to global, private and public organizations.
James, a professional with high-level business vision.
Creating opportunities and start-ups to help preserve and support the human value and purpose in business and culturehttp://amzn.to/2wgVmWh
Cydel Micah Giraudel
Cell Biology & Neuroscience
Cydel is a Rutgers student currently pursuing a degree in Cell Biology & Neuroscience. He sees tremendous opportunity to learn how blockchain can be used in modern day healthcare solutions and thrives on opportunities to intertwine his passion of business and medicine. Having a solid background in science, he believes familiarizing himself with blockchain solutions will help him in his pursuit of knowledge as he nears the end of his college career and strives to make an impact in the healthcare industry.
Founder, NJ Blockchain Center
Lindsley Medlin is an international executive with more than 30 years of experience building and running businesses. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and an MBA in Marketing, both from Rutgers University, as well as a Graduate Marketing Certificate from the SMU Cox School of Business in Dallas, Texas. Additionally, he is a Certified Blockchain Professional™ and is the Founder of the NJ Blockchain Center. Mr. Medlin is a published author, speaker, and consultant.