Tech for Good: Blockchain Trust Accelerator

Mar 13, 2017 | 10:00pm – 11:00pm
Tech for Good: Blockchain Trust Accelerator


Daniel Swislow

National Democratic Institute

Jamie Smith

BitFury Group

Tomicah Tillemann

New America Foundation

Can Blockchain, the groundbreaking technology behind peer-to-peer asset transfer and digital currencies, combat corruption? Can it repair the collapse of confidence in public institutions? The health of democracy may depend on the answer. Investors have bet more than $1 billion that Blockchain’s fusion of accountability & efficiency can revolutionize finance. The Blockchain Trust Accelerator is conducting pilots to determine how Blockchain can transform governance and social impact as well. Come connect with civic innovators, entrepreneurs & technical experts pioneering the use of Blockchain to strengthen accountability and transparency, and learn how Blockchain can benefit your community.

Primary Access: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Access: Music Badge, Artist Wristband, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner