Climate change, economy, unemployment, immigration, regulatory capture and so many other of the world’s greatest problems, consistently frustrate the efforts of national governments and politicians. It seems they can no longer be solved by the efforts of a single country, but require an increasingly global and decentralized perspective. Enter the blockchain, a borderless solution with […]
Emanuele Braga, co-founder of the Milan-based Macao Center for Art and Research, will be a panellist for Bitcoin Wednesday’s workshop on governance and the blockchain on 2 December, 2016. The Macao Center has released its own community cryptocurrency, the Commocoin, which has been built on the Faircoin blockchain, developed in cooperation with Freecoin and D-cent. […]
“What are the most important functions of the state? In many parts of the world, we’re used to governments providing everything from education to health care, social security and pensions, the list seems to grow by the day. But if you strip it down to its very core, a government’s ‘raison d’etre’ is really security […]
Profile: Dr. Roberto Valenti of PROFΞTH Dr. Roberto Valenti is the CTO of the PROFΞTH, an Ethereum-based platform for a global fair-trade digital economy, where artificial intelligence meets the sharing economy and the Internet of Things. One of the goals of this platform is to allow people and a community’s material resources to interoperate as an organism, […]
On Friday, 2 December 2016 Justin Bons will speak during the workshop on governance and the blockchain held during MoneyLab at Pakhuis de Zwijger. Justin is the founder of Cyber Capital, a cryptocurrency investment fund in The Netherlands as well as a miner and trader. As an investor who manages a diverse portfolio of cryptocurrencies, Justin […]
The special edition workshop on Governance and the Blockchain held on 2 December, 2016 will feature Dr. Balázs Bodó, a research scientist and Marie Curie Fellow at the Institute for Information Law (IViR) at the University of Amsterdam. Dr. Bodó’s research has centered around informal, online and peer-to-peer communities, economics, media regulation, piracy in emerging […]
Participants of Bitcoin Wednesday’s conference on The Blockchain for the Energy Market on 5 October, 2016 could hear one of the authorities on technology in the energy and utilities sector, Jos Röling, give his perspective on the use cases. A detailled profile of Mr. Röling can be found here.