Alakanani Itireleng runs SatoshiCentre, a blockchain hub in Gaborone where she works with developers and will be launching a developer program for children. Her journey with bitcoin started near the end of 2012 and she’s been educating people about bitcoin ever since.
Alakanani is also an international bitcoin influencer, having spoken at conferences in Amsterdam, South Africa, and Cote D'ivore, as was a virtual speaker at a Ghanaian conference. Alakanani organized the first blockchain summit in Gaborone last year, which was graced by people from all over the world. With her team, she is piloting two blockchain apps in Gaborone.