CAPE TOWN – Bitcademy, a social impact project based in Poland aims to create a digital marketplace for academy footballers allowing for the trading and investing in players directly by using blockchain technology and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Founded this year in February, the company wants to stimulate local economies by providing educational facilities and training academies that will be open to members of the community.
"We started social media campaign 3 months ago and so far our followers exceeded our expectations – Twitter 18K, Telegram 23K, Facebook 12K", the company told Business report.
"Our main focus is to create a platform of digital decentralised services where young players can be sponsored directly by investors all over the world. We want to help to elevate local communities and bring balance in sports."
According to Bitcademy, they have self-financed the business but are in-active negotiations with few venture capital companies.