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Algo Insider Newsletter - March 2024 Edition


Algorand Foundation

Hi AlgoFam,

We wanted to share some exciting news and updates:

  • Python has officially launched on Algorand! We just dropped AlgoKit 2.0 and it is ready for you and any Python devs you know to code on blockchain in Python. Download AlgoKit and spread the word far and wide. 
  • We published the Algorand Ventures Investment Report for 2023. Take a read
  • Algorand Foundation Director of Social Impact Matt Keller wrote in Forbes about “How Web3 Entrepreneurs Can Support The Public Good While Pursuing Profit And Growth.” 
  • The Foundation got a new CMO! Marc Vanlerberghe, a former Android executive and advisor to blockchain, AI, and other future-tech startups will lead global marketing efforts going forward. Follow @marcvl on X and stay tuned in early April for the release of Verifiably Random, a new podcast from the Foundation that he'll cohost with CTO John Woods and EVP of Ecosystem Growth Min Wei. 
  • The UNDP Blockchain Academy beta launched this month. This education and tooling initiative is a critical first step toward identifying and delivering actionable, on-the-ground use cases of blockchain to help achieve the SDGs.
  • Algorand Foundation Startup Lab at T-Hub kicked off with 20 of India’s most innovative Web3 startups ready to take off. 
  • Come and intern at the Algorand Foundation! We have open roles across various departments and are on the lookout for university students and graduates with a passion for blockchain innovation. Could this be you? 🤔 Tell us more… 
  • Paris Blockchain Week rolls around again. Will you join us for A Night in Paris with Algorand on April 10? Request to join
  • Catch the team in Dubai later in the month for TOKEN2049 where they’re co-hosting Dubai Nights with M2 and Cypher Capital on April 19. See you there?

Building on Algorand?

Or want to start building on Algorand? 

  • Sign up for Algorand developer bootcamps! These free bootcamps welcome anyone with basic programming knowledge and are available in both English and Spanish. Sign up now to secure your place

Meanwhile, around the ecosystem:


Did you know the Data History Museum has been minting every major earthquake and solarflare on Algorand since Jan 2022? Creating a truly immutable historical record. 💪

Calling Algorand governors! 

  • !! Friendly reminder that there is only one Algorand Governance website Do not click links sent on Pera or any other wallet transaction message that claim to be related to Algorand Governance. 
  • Signup is now open for Governance Period 11. Visit for more info and to sign up.
  • Join the next xGov discussion on April 4 on Discord to discuss the new criteria for becoming an xGov. 

Thanks and happy building!

Algorand Foundation 

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