When September 16, 2022 at 4:00pm CDT 1 hr
Where Zoom
Contact Mihai Lehene [email protected]

NFTs for newbies, investors, and creative minds

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Romanian United Fund, in collaboration with Romanul SUA, Honorary Consulate of Romania to Connecticut, Immigration Research Forum, American Romanian Cultural Society, and RomAmPro invites you to:

The Magic of NFTs

NFTs for newbies, investors and creative minds

With Simona Vasile, Technology Innovation Leader at KPMG

Take a dive into the alternative world of the NFTs and the Metaverse, with a brief detour through cryptocurrencies and  blockchain.



What you will learn

  • What is an NFT
  • How is an NFT different from a cryptocurrency
  • How do NFTs work
  • What they're used for


  • How to buy an NFT
  • How to use NFTs to grow your community
  • How can RUF, ROCO & Via Transilvanica benefit from NFTs


Recommended for: Curious minds, including young creators, that want to learn about new trends, community and nonprofit leaders, and people passionate about investing in cryptocurrencies

Simona Vasile is a KPMG Tax & Legal Partner and the Head of Technology & Innovation for KPMG Law Norway, responsible for the Tax and Legal Digitalization services related to Emerging Technologies and Digital Transformation. Simona has over 20 years of consulting experience cross Industries and in the Global Employer Services space. Simona is a Global citizen. Before moving to Norway in 2021, Simona lived and worked in the US, UK, India and Romania. Simona is passionate about Diversity and Inclusion, is a KPMG ESG and Board Leadership Center Champion for the Nordics and is leading the KPMG Digital Now Initiative, meant to support the digital upskilling of over 6000 KPMG employees for 8 Nordic countries. Simona was born and raised in Craiova, is married with a Romanian American and has 2 girls, 11 and 14 years old, who are also Romanian and American citizens, and they are mainly residing in Connecticut. Simona is a proud founding member of FORA and is a RomAmPro board member. She has supported the Romanian American community in New York Metro since 2000. Simona is also an AIESEC Romania Alumna. Simona is often a guest speaker and she hosts the Humans & Technology – The Art of the PossibleLinkedIn Group which you are all invited to join if desired. Read more about Simona Vasile.

Romanian United Fund (RUF) aims to create the largest Romanian Diaspora community in the world.  In less than tree years since its conception, with the support of an inspiring group of volunteers from both Unites States and Romania, RUF has raised so far in excess of $2,000,000 and financed over 50 projects worldwide, including ROCO, the Romanian Community Center of Chicago. Read more about Romanian United Fund.



FORA, the Federation of Romanian American Organizations, Arca TV, HORA in Minnesota, Hora in America, Romanul SUA, Honorary Consulate of Romania to Connecticut, Immigration Research Forum, American Romanian Cultural Society, and RomAmPro, Romanian Tribune, Romanian United Fund


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