Anne Connelly is passionate about harnessing blockchain and decentralized technology to transform the lives of people in developing countries.
Anne is Faculty at Singularity University and SU Canada, teaching global leaders how exponential technologies can solve problems that impact over a billion people. She has been an active part of the global blockchain community since 2012.
She previously worked with Doctors Without Borders Canada in Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo, and was previously on their board of directors. Merging her two passions, Anne is co-writing a graphic novel about blockchain for east African readers with an artist in Kenya, https://www.trustgraphicnovel.com/, and co-authored Bitcoin and the Future of Fundraising.
Anne has a Bachelor of Life Sciences from Queen’s University, an MBA from McMaster University, and a certificate in Disruptive strategy from Harvard Business School. She was honoured as one of CBC’s 12 Young Leaders Changing Canada and one of the Fifty Most Inspirational Women in Technology in Canada.