CONTRIBUTE TO VITADAO

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VitaDAO is defined by an active and diverse community of contributors. If you’d like to get involved, a great first step is to join our Discord. Introduce yourself and share how you’d like to help, and our community will guide you to the appropriate channel for you contribution.
Upcoming Events
VitaDAO Hackathon
Online
13-15 Jan, 20-22 Jan
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DAO Working Groups
Legal
Purpose
The Legal WG oversees and increases understanding of all legal matters related to the VitaDAO community and operations. Members of the Legal WG constantly monitor trends in web3 legal space to ensure VitaDAO is compliant while protecting community IP and assets from a legal perspective.
Support Us
If you are a lawyer interested in DAOs and web3 space introduce yourself through the application form - we will be in touch with you.
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Awareness
Purpose
The Awareness WG focuses on elevating the profile of VitaDAO through various mediums to ensure sustainable community growth. Members of the Awareness WG create strategies and content to expose VitaDAO to all interested parties and particularly to web3 and longevity communities.
Support Us
Share and introduce VitaDAO to your network. Share marketing ideas into the longevity & web3 space. Like, comment and repost VitaDAO's Twitter posts. Share articles about VitaDAO on communication platforms like Reddit, HackersNews and other. Create powerful visuals.
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Longevity
Purpose
The Longevity WG identifies and assesses longevity projects and assets that would be aligned with the VitaDAO community objectives. Members of the Longevity WG recruit academic researchers while proposing, evaluating, and monitoring prospective projects for funding.
Support Us
Recruit academic researchers. Identify projects and assets that would make a good fit for funding. Evaluate projects and assets.
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Governance
Purpose
The Governance WG oversees and iteratively improves all infrastructure and processes related to governance and decision-making among the VitaDAO community. Members of the Governance WG ensure transparency, inclusivity, and efficiency are at the core of achieving community consensus.
Support Us
Vote and comment on proposals on Discourse.
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Ops
Purpose
The Operations WG supports the planning, execution, and monitoring of the VitaDAO communities ongoing activities. Members of the Operations WG oversee milestone timelines, find efficiencies, and incentivise operationally relevant tasks.
Support Us
Comment on proposals on Discourse. Get active on Discord. Propose changes to current processes if you see there's room for improvement.
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Tech
Purpose
The Technical WG manage the development and maintenance needs for the technical functionality of the VitaDAO community. Members of the Technical WG oversee the community GitHub account including website development, smart contracts development, and future community needs.
Support Us
Propose improvements to our website. Check our GitHub and let us know your comments.
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Tokenomics
Purpose
The Tokenomics WG is responsible for the creation and ongoing management of the VitaDAO token economy. Members of the Tokenomics WG monitor the characteristics of the community token, $VITA, with a view to optimize the incentive of positive behaviour aligned with the community objectives.
Support Us
Participate in governance decisions via voting, commenting and creating proposals on Discourse.
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Join us, contribute ideas and keep up to date
Contributors & Advisors
Tyler Golato
Core
Awareness
Longevity
Dealflow
Co-founder of Molecule, biochemist and molecular biologist focused on experimental therapeutics and ageing.
Paul Kohlhaas
Core
Awareness
Tokenomics
Co-founder of Molecule, economist, web3 architect and founder with a long history in the space.
Morten Scheibye-Knudsen
Longevity
Dealflow
Laboratory founder and leading longevity scientist.
Vincent Weisser
Core
Longevity
Tokenomics
Tech
Product & Software. On Deck Longevity Fellow. Prev: dex.blue co-founder.
Tim Peterson
Core
Longevity
Dealflow
Faculty member at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and co-founder of Healthspan Technologies and BIOIO
Laurence Ion
Core
Longevity
Dealflow
Awareness
Entrepreneur, longevity advocate and investor.
Sebastian Brunemeier
Longevity
Dealflow
Longevity biotech VC & founder. Co-founder of Cambrian, Healthspan Capital, Samsara Therapeutics. Former Principal at Apollo Health Ventures. Biochemist and neuroscientist by training.
Alex Dobrin
Core
Awareness
Dealflow
Ops
Entrepreneur, Growth Hacker, Investor, and Longevity advocate
Todd White
Core
Ops
Dealflow
Legal
Longevity enthusiast, operations lead and former tech exec, computer scientist.
Theodor Beutel
Core
Awareness
Governance
Consultant for organizational technologies and DAO enthusiast
Niklas Rindtorff
Core
Longevity
Dealflow
Awareness
Physician Scientist at the German Cancer Research Center, Co-founder of labDAO
Theodor Walker
Core
Awareness
Governance
web3 consultant and communications advisor
Jesse Hudson
Core
Legal
Attorney/anthropologist with 10+ years advising startups in web2, web3, and life sciences
Max Unfried
Core
Longevity
Dealflow
Awareness
Longevity Scientist & AI Engineer who is committed to enhancing humans and advancing civilization
Cat-Thu Nguyen-Huu
Core
Ops
Governance
Dealflow
Product, Software, Operations Swiss Army knife.
Rhys Anderson
Longevity
Awareness
Cell Biologist at King's College London. Longevity Impetus Grant awardee
Keith Comito
Longevity
Dealflow
President of longevity advocacy organization LEAF / Lifespan.io, longevityplan.com Co-founder, Inventor, and Disney R&D technology lead
James Brodie
Governance
Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer at ID Theory and a geneticist
Nikita Singareddy
Tokenomics
Head of Special Projects @ Truepill , Scout @ a16z Healthcare & Bio, Oscar Health Fund, Otherinter.net
David M. Wilson III
Longevity
Dealflow
Professor of Neurosciences, Biomedical Research Institute (BIOMED), formerly at the National Institute on Aging
Aaron King
Longevity
Dealflow
Research Director at Foresight Institute. Involved in various longevity projects over the past decade, recently moved to Bay Area to get more directly involved in aging research.
Dimitri De Jonghe
Tokenomics
Cross-domain protocol researcher. PhD machine learning. Co-founder: Keyko, Nevermined, ascribe, BigchainDB, Ocean Protocol
Maria Marinova
Longevity
Awareness
Dealflow
PhD Candidate at UNSW Medicine. Focus on Fertility Preservation. On Deck Longevity Fellow.
Hamza Qureshi
Ops
Background in physics, economics, and philosophy. He is always in search of resourceful people to create businesses with and support the economy
Douglas Wheeler
Longevity
A physician-scientist with a background in cancer biology, cellular signaling, and innate immunity.
Sarah Rouse
Longevity
Group leader at Imperial College London researching molecular pathways related to ageing and age-related disorders.
Sarah Friday
Awareness
MD Candidate at Wake Forest School of Medicine. Co-author of VitaDAO's monthly newsletter.
Dr. Jocelynn Pearl
Awareness
Senior scientist, podcaster, and co-founder of UltraRare
Chris Byrnes
Legal
Chris is a registered patent attorney at Calyx Law, General Counsel at Copyleft Cultivars, and adjunct professor at IE University. At VitaDAO, he helps to create and engineer frameworks for IP-NFTs (e.g., FRENS) and IP licensing.
Si Maclennan
Awareness
Branding and visual design expert partnering with startups, agencies, and organisations around the world.
Jason Colasanti
Longevity
Dealflow
Awareness
PhD candidate at Washington University in St. Louis investigating the molecular mechanisms of aging and cellular senescence.
Savva Kerdemelidis
Legal
Consultant Legal Counsel and Patent and Trade Mark Attorney with 18+ years experience advising software and technology companies
Schmackofant
Tech
Interface designer and web developer with more than 15 years of experience in working on web applications
Johannes Hagemann
Tech
Software Engineer and Entrepreneur with interests in AI, Blockchain and Longevity
Lea Degen
Awareness
Interested in how to better unlock human potential, in the context of governance, institution building, civic tech, and metascience. Studying Economics and Philosophy. Hosting Frontiers Podcast.
Estéfano Pinilla
Longevity
Dealflow
Awareness
Researcher in cardiovascular pharmacology, investigating ways to protect the aging vasculature and kidneys. Interested in longevity and translational science
Daniel Anomfueme
Ops
Ops @ VitaDAO. Technical Project Manager at Varscon. About 4 years experience in Community Building.
Brian Garland
Ops
Longevity
Dealflow
Healthcare technology professional with a focus in project management and business development
Paolo Binetti
Dealflow
Program manager and business developer with twenty-year experience, On Deck Longevity Biotech fellow, investor.
Zack West
Awareness
Digital marketing & design specialist with a background in web and application development, 3d design and rendering, technical writing, and small business entrepreneurship.
Eleanor Sheekey
Longevity
Awareness
Longevity YouTuber and PhD student researching cellular senescence at Cambridge, UK
Tuan Dinh
Dealflow
Co-Founder and Chief Data Science Officer at Cogitativo Inc., have been working on the intersection of AI/ML/Data Science and healthcare/drug discovery/development for the past 20 years.
Aleem Rehmtulla
Tech
Awareness
Full-stack developer working in web3, AI & Neuroscience
Mads Frederiksen
Awareness
Background working in strategy operations and management in tech.
Johannes Weniger
Tech
Awareness
Self-taught Software Engineer, passionate about the automation of business processes. M.Sc. International Management.
Lushane Mugunthan
Tech
Product builder enthusiastic about longevity and web3. Currently: Product @ Arive
Martin-Immanuel Bittner
Longevity
Medical doctor and cancer researcher, Co-Founder & CEO at Arctoris Ltd
Brent Nally
Awareness
Longevity Plan Co-founder/CEO, Lifespan News host, YouTube longevity interviewer. Longevity Plan board and Scientific Advisory Board are supporters of VitaDAO