Our History

Find out how MADANA was founded and what we accomplished so far.

  • 2013

    Joining the Crypto-Community

    Our Co-Founders and Max Kordek started building the German blockchain community at RWTH Aachen University.

  • 2016

    Early Lisk Supporters

    In February 2016 Lisk started one of the first ICOs on the planet, collecting more than 14000 BTC. We were early supporters, and now the first major project on Lisk.

  • Summer 2017

    Founding of MADANA

    The idea for the MADANA platform arose from earlier projects in which we had the need for privacy-preserving data analysis.

  • September 2017

    Building our Advisory Board

    A strong network of supporters, advisors and investors enables us to work on our vision and make it a reality in the near future.

  • October 2017

    Lisk & MADANA Event

    We are going public! Hosting a Blockchain introduction event, and showcasing MADANA and our close partnership with Lisk.

  • Q4 2017

    Forming Partnerships

    Influential partners from industry, economics, and politics support us. Together we provide a solution for real-world business problems on a legal basis.

  • January 2018

    Relocation to Berlin

    To accelerate our growth, we moved from Aachen to Berlin – one of the greatest startup and blockchain hubs in Europe.

  • February 2018

    Announcing 1st ICO on Lisk

    We are convinced of the benefits of Lisk Sidechain technology. As the first major ICO on Lisk, we work closely together.

  • March 2018

    Patent pending

    MADANA makes use of trusted execution environments to conduct the analysis. Raw data is never sold, only insights will be shared with the Data Analysis Buyer.

  • March 2018

    Partnership with Capgemini

    Capgemini has clients all over the world. They bring together new innovations like MADANA with existing businesses in need.

  • April 2018

    Expanding the Team

    Finding the right person for a job is not easy. Nonetheless, we found experienced developers, data scientists, marketing experts, and creatives, who put their time & dedication in MADANA.

  • May 2018

    Consensus Conference

    We presented MADANA at the Consensus NYC, met with blockchain pioneers and early bitcoin investors such as Tim Draper.

  • June 2018

    Roadtrip Hong Kong & China

    China has an active blockchain community and forward-thinking investors. We introduced them to the MADANA platform, met Lisk delegates and gave a preview of our white paper.

  • July 2018

    White Paper Release

    The white paper got quite extensive. We cover not only our vision but also technical details and our business plan.

  • August 2018

    Tokenomics Paper

    Read what the PAX token does, understand why we need the blockchain and get a holistic view of our Token Economy.

  • August 2018

    Whitelisting Start

    For investing in a German ICO a KYC process is required. After you got whitelisted, we will provide you with a referral link to get rewarded for inviting your friends to MADANA.

  • September - Oktober 2018

    Public Pre-Sale

    The PAX Pre-Sale was limited to a certain minimum investment of 100€ and enabled the community to buy Pax for € 0.50

Current Progress

What we were recently up to.

  • 2018

    Building the Community

    Growing a healthy community is of high value to us. This is the only way to build a decentralized network with a variety of MADANA users. Therefore we prioritize community building and reward extraordinary engagement.

  • 2018

    Community Hub

    We are developing a WebApp for our Community. The Community Hub will become the future home for our ecosystem participants.

  • 2018

    Awareness App

    To raise awareness for data privacy and the value of data we are developing a mobile application which should point out how easy it is for big corporations to create a profile from you.

Future Milestones

Our future plans, business development and scaling strategy.

  • 2019

    Pilot Project with B2B Partners

    To showcase the MADANA platform, we will start developing a pilot project after the ICO.

  • 2019

    Public Main-Sale

    When you missed the Pre-Sale, you can invest in MADANA during the upcoming PAX Main-Sale. We accept LSK, BTC, and ETH.

Scaling Strategy

We want to grow MADANA to become a viable business. This is the only way to really change the world and enable privacy-preserving data analysis on a large scale. We plan to build a business network with the help of our advisors and build a pilot project in collaboration with leading consulting companies. After showcasing the MADANA platform, industry partners will be able to solve real-world problems. As the last and biggest step, MADANA will be opened to the public. Consumers, App developers, and service providers will be able to take advantage of our privacy-preserving data analysis.