Dimitra 2022: Year in Review
I’d first like to thank the Dimitra community and all our investors for their support during 2022. As the saying goes, “This too shall pass,” and 2022’s macro-crypto conditions have been particularly challenging, with some very bad actors causing a lot of pain for the broader crypto industry. 2023 may be the year when regulatory frameworks finally manifest.
I’d like to extend a heartfelt thank you to our exchange partners, our esteemed extended network of partners, our internal teams: Marketing, Technology, Sales, Agronomists, Data Science, Dimitra Ambassadors, and all our external contractors. Without everyone’s hard work, we could not have accomplished so much in a short amount of time. We are much closer to helping larger numbers of farmers worldwide, improving sustainability, and addressing food insecurity. It’s important to zoom out and see what we’ve accomplished and not forget what the end goal is.
Since our community has asked, the Dimitra team is based around the world in 70 countries and is 125 strong. We have about 50 developers working at any one time and these numbers increase or decrease depending on client deliverables. Great platforms and solutions take time to build and implement. I sit in our weekly technology update meetings, and I’m always amazed at how many “commits” get accomplished week by week and how that is never-ending, as well as all the Q&A and testing.
Some of Dimitra’s Accomplishments in 2022
Dimitra won the W3B & Blockchain World 2022 Entrepreneurship Award in the Industry Solutions Category. This award recognizes start-up companies delivering innovative blockchain applications, protocols, or platforms that address blockchain implementation challenges in business, government, and nonprofit contexts. They shortlisted projects from all over the world as finalists and then selected Dimitra as the winner.
Dimitra received a $20 million capital commitment from GEM DIGITAL LIMITED to develop Dimitra’s platform further, increase user adoption and expand the utility of our ecosystem. Considering most funding dried up in 2022, this was a major feather in our cap and vote of confidence in what we are doing. If you’d like to read more about this, please go here: Dimitra Secures $20M ‘Capital Commitment’ From GEM DIGITAL
New Partnerships and Contracts: We’re up to 16 nations!
Dimitra has been listed with 5 of the world’s top crypto exchanges:
Our latest exchange partner is Bittrex International.
As for the future, we’ll add more exchange partners as market conditions are appropriate.
Other Crypto Partnerships:
Dimitra partnered with Ocean Protocol and launched our first Data Bounty program with Ocean Protocol and awarded the winners. Next year, we intend to push forward with more data initiative programs and bounties.
Dimitra is working with GEC, the Xi Protocol, to deliver satellite nodes to its global clientele to aid microclimate weather conditions affecting farm performance. Find out more about this partnership in the announcement linked here.
Dimitra is excited that we’ve signed a media partnership with Cointelegraph to help get our message out to more communities across the world. You can read our first article linked here.
Technical Achievements and more
Dimitra has built three platforms that are live. The platform’s combines blockchain, track and trace, AI + ML, satellite, sensors, and more.
Looking forward to 2023:
We’ll be providing a tokenomics update, feature articles on Cointelegraph, launching our Dimitra marketplace, and our Farmer Points program. We’ll also be launching our Sponsor a Farmer program, CEdefi loan, Defi insurance programs, and launching a deforestation satellite solution.
Venture capital investors pumped $51.7 billion into agritech businesses in 2021, an 85% increase over 2020. Top of mind for investors and communities across the planet
is how to feed the planet more sustainably with agronomic best practices. Dimitra, in partnership with farmers and supported by our token holders, is on a mission to improve data-driven decisions. Join the community today!
Stay safe and enjoy the rest of the holiday season with family and friends.
All the best,
Chief Digital Currency Officer @ Dimitra