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Blockchain Economic Forum Davos, Blocks99 media partner

by Blocks99

8 months ago

LATOKEN is hosting the Blockchain Economic Forum (BEF) in Davos during the World Economic Forum. Blocks99 has been invited as a media partner.

The LATOKEN Blockchain Economic Forum takes place from Januar 20 to 24. It gathers government officials, investors and entrepreneurs to discuss potential structural change in capital markets and payments systems, to get vitalizing ideas, and explore partnership opportunities.

High-level speakers include Blockchain Research Institute Co-Founder and Executive Chairman David Tapscott and Matthew Le Merle, Managing Partner Fifth Era & Keiretsu Capital Manager Blockchain Coinvestors.

The event opens with a keynote by J. Christopher Giancarlo, former Chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, titled “We Sent a Man to the Moon, we Can Send the Dollar into Cyberspace: The case for a Digital Dollar.” Giancarlo will talk about how a digital, tokenized US currency that co-exists with other Federal Reserve liabilities as a settlement medium will meet the demands of the new digital world for a cheaper, faster and more inclusive global financial system.

The agenda covers exciting and important industry topics like central bank digital currencies, tokenization and security token offerings.

See you in Davos!

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