Serisha Barrat

Serisha Barrat

Tech entrepreneur

Tech entrepreneur who makes sure her businesses have a positive socio-economic impact, and driving change on the African continent.
Originally from Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa. Barrat graduated from the University of Witwatersrand with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Linguistics, she is completing a second Law degree from UNISA.
Through Lawyered Up, Barrat aims to positively contribute to the growth of the economy through active social collaboration, partnerships and creating more job opportunities for lawyers in any region, industry and time-zone.
In a world where legal processes are generally expensive, time-consuming, and intimidating for businesses, Lawyered Up is a new digital platform providing packages to make it easier for Start-ups and SMMEs to get access to legal help from anywhere in the world.
Having being selected as a semi-finalist for Forbes Africa 30 under 30 in 2022, accepted into the Grindstone incubator program in 2022, awarded Top 50 Influential Global Leaders Award in Dubai in 2022 , top 3 startups at AfricaRena in 2021 along side her numerous other accolades

09:20 - 09:35

Keynote: Serisha Barrat. Can a highly regulated industry embrace the change with blockchain in smart contracts?

Serisha Barrat, destacada emprendedora en los sectores tecnológico y agrícola, que está liderando el cambio en el continente africano, por su visión del crecimiento económico socialmente justo, empoderando a los menos afortunados. Integrante del programa de incubación Grindstone este año 2.022, fue seleccionada como semifinalista Forbes Africa 30 under 30, e incluida en el Top 50 Influential Global Leaders Award in Dubai, en 2.022. Serisha, disertará sobre los retos que tiene por delante el sector industrial, con un alto grado de regulación, ante los cambios que proponen la tecnología blockchain y los smart contracts. Esta charla será dictada en inglés.