Tech for Good: Blockchain Trust Accelerator

Tech for Good: Blockchain Trust Accelerator


Jamie Smith

BitFury Group

Daniel Swislow

National Democratic Institute

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