Algorand Weekly Discussion, Events and News Overview
Welcome to the Algorand Weekly Discussion, Events and News Overview.
Here again an overview of the rules
1. Keep the discussions Algorand related
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My highlight of the last weeks: [Silvio Micali Lex Fridman Podcast #168](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNdhgOk4-fE) (video)
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Overview of this week's events:
* [Decentralizing Algorand Governance Community All-Hands](https://info.algorand.foundation/april-community-all-hands), April 21st, 2021 10 A.M - 11 A.M ET ([video](https://youtu.be/-t7pARZYrr0))
* Seminar [Algorand Standard Assets by Encode Club](https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/algorand-standard-assets-tickets-140868679011?aff=erelpanelorg): Monday, 19th April, 17:30 GMT
Overview of this week's news:
* [Borderless Capital Invests in Cudos to Enable Complex Layer-2 Capabilities for the Algorand Ecosystem](https://www.newswire.com/news/borderless-capital-invests-in-cudos-to-enable-complex-layer-2-21369279)
* [Unmarshal partners with PolkaCover to support Crypto Insurance & Policy Marketplace](https://blog.unmarshal.io/unmarshal-partners-with-polkacover-to-support-crypto-insurance-policy-marketplace-64e4082b7eba)
* [Algorand Pledges to be the Greenest Blockchain with a Carbon-Negative Network Now and in the Future](https://www.algorand.com/resources/news/carbon_negative_announcement)
Overview of the upcoming events:
* Steve Kokinos will be a speaker at the [DMI Symposium](https://www.omfif.org/dmisymposium/) on April 28-29, 2021.
* [Algorand Europe Accelerator Virtual Demo Day](https://www.algorand-europe-accelerator.com/demo-day) April 29th 2021, 2:00 - 4:30pm UK...
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