Blockchain vs. the Surveillance State Panel Ryan Shea, Galia Benartzi, Dr. Steven Waterhouse, Arthur Breitman

2018 Oslo Freedom Forum
May 28, 2018

In this session, hear presentations from Ryan Shea of decentralized technology platform Blockstack; Galia Benartzi of smart token platform Bancor; Steve Waterhouse of surveillance-free internet project Orchid; and Arthur Breitman from smart contract platform Tezos. Afterward, Laura moderates a conversation among the four speakers touching on the ways in which blockchains can be used to curb human rights abuses -- but also how bad actors can also use them for nefarious purposes.