1.) Preferred Display Name and Age (If you do not want to enter your age, enter that you are above 21 years of age, which is the minimum)
Name: Zilan Arslan
Display Name: Issaus2020
2.) Social Media Handles
Twitter: Issaus2020 - https://twitter.com/issaus2020
Linkedin: Zilan Arslan - https://www.linkedin.com/in/zilan-arslan-aa4366182/
3.) What motivates you to apply for this position?
Thinking outside the Block is my motivation! We can build a paradise on earth together, if we have the same vision and trust each other.
If we are patient and stick to our vision, we can do it! Nothing can stop this current of change.
4.) What is your educational and professional background?
- Cand. B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering
RWTH Aachen University
- since 2018 in Cryptospace and since 2020 IOTA Enthusiast
- Founder of Infiota-Infographics IOTA Ecosystem
- IOTA Content Creators DAO Member / Business
5.) What experience do you have that is relevant to this position?
- Identify people’s strengths and use them appropriately in the right subject areas.
My intuition is my inner compass and helps me make the right decisions!
6.) In your opinion, which of the skills you obtain are the most important and valuable for this Grant Committee Lead position? If possible, provide proof of how and where you obtained those skills.
- Knowledge of human nature
7.) Are you a software developer? If yes, please provide info on your skills and proof of the projects you already have built/worked on (Github, languages, certificates, etc.)
8.) Are you willing to reveal and verify your identity through a KYC process? Will you also sign a binding contract as a full-time team member with the legal entity of the Shimmer Community Treasury Committee?
Note: KYC is required for this position. If you are not willing to KYC and sign a full-time contract with the Shimmer Community Treasury legal entity, you will not be accepted to this position.
Yes - I am willing to KYC and sign a full-time contract with the Shimmer Community Treasury.
9.) Can you commit to focusing the next 12 months solely on the Shimmer Community Treasury as Program Lead and be available 40 hrs a week, if not a bit more? As the Program Lead, you will not be able to work other side jobs or support other Dapp projects regularly. If acting against this, the committee will seek a replacement at that time.
Yes - I am willing to focus all my time supporting the Shimmer Community Treasury as Program Lead for the next 12 months.
10.) As the Program Lead, you most likely will support the Shimmer Community Treasuries’ interest in the Growth Committee. This may require more time above and beyond the 40 hrs (paid hourly, of course). Are you willing to commit to this?
Yes - I am willing to represent the community by participating in the Growth Committee with whatever time requirements are required.
11.) As a member of the Shimmer Growth committee, are you willing to sign a service provider contract with the Tangle Ecosystem Association and respect the included Non-Disclosure Agreement? Breaking the contract or Non-Disclosure Agreement may bring consequences financially and or legally.
Yes - I am willing to sign a service provider contract and a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) with the Tangle Ecosystem Association and absolutely will respect all binding effects within such agreement contracts.
12.) Provide any web links or supporting documentation you would like the community to see when assessing you for the Shimmer Community Treasury Lead position.
- Simplification of content in the form of infographics - Infiota - https://twitter.com/infiota
13.) Do you have affiliations with any Crypto projects? The community would like to know particularly if you are involved with projects as a creator, on the board, or employed. Please list any projects or applications you have affiliations to.
*Note: The program lead is not allowed to hold any paid position in any crypto project to ensure that the sole focus of work is on the Community Treasury. Please state current affiliations and ensure the community that you will quit any engagements in projects outside the Community Treasury should you be selected as Lead
I use Infiota to create infographics for the ecosystem. My goal is to be an interface for the community to present complex topics in a simplified and visual way!
I am firmly convinced that no conflict of interest can arise.
14.) What is your long-term vision of the Shimmer Community Treasury? How do you see the Community Treasury affecting the Shimmer & IOTA ecosystem, and what does the Shimmer & IOTA Ecosystem look to you in three years?
Our first and foremost goal should be the establishment of a fair and just basic structure and the promotion of projects that bring added value to the ecosystem in the future!
We should never put personal goals or interests above the big vision. For this to be possible we have to act neutral and fair!
In 3 years the community treasury will be one of the driving forces to make IOTA and Shimmer big and sustainable!
By promoting solutions and products the world needs now and in the decades to come.
IOTA & Shimmer should present solutions to countries with no or destroyed infrastructures. Only this kind of strategy can show the real potential of IOTA & Shimmer!
Changing an existing system is definitely too hard, but rethinking and deploying a system where there is none is easier!
Together we can