Building Network States: DAOs Forming New Cities

Mar 13, 2023

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

Recording: Building Network States: DAOs Forming New Cities, Mar 13, 2023

In the past few years, DAOs have been revolutionizing how humans cooperate online in new decentralized ways leading to a Cambrian explosion of innovation and creativity. But what happens when these new sources of innovation start buying property, entering neighborhoods and building distributed cities? In this panel, you’ll hear from Kift DAO, Cabin DAO and CityDAO who have all been hard at work building what Balaji’s now popular book describes as Network States: DAOs that govern collective ownership of intentional crowdfunded land and eventually gain diplomatic recognition. Come learn from the creators and visionaries as they share hard lessons learned, tools they’ve used and where they see massive new opportunities for you and your community to build your own Network State.

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