Global Trends

Collaborative Economy & Blockchain

Will the blockchain live up to its promise of an efficient and transparent distribution of power and wealth?
This event is in English
Free, but reservation required
Thursday 2 Mar 2017, 19.00
do 2 mrt 2017, 19.00
Grote zaal
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The blockchain and the sharing/collaborative economy are undeniably intertwined. That's why we will discuss what could possibly be the next level of the sharing economy: a blockchain-enabled, true peer-to-peer paradigm of abundance. Will the blockchain live up to its promise or will this technology eventually be institutionalised and centralised to benefit a few?

Pitches

  • Fairbed.eu: project of civic crowdfunding via Blockchain by Fairbnb
  • Possessless: an idea of p2p renting of assets via Blockchain
  • Pieter Haasnoot:  co-founder of Publicism, a social enterprise supporting free press by blockchain publishing awarded with a seed investment by the Dutch Innovation Fund for Journalism in 2016
This event is in English
Free, but reservation required
Thursday 2 Mar 2017, 19.00
Grote zaal