Hyperledger’s Brian Behlendorf on Blockchain Interoperability, China’s BSN, ID2020 and CBDC

Linux’s Hyperledger project, founded in 2015, has been advancing the open-source development of blockchains and related frameworks with the aim of improving the interoperability and reliability of blockchain technology for…

Mastercard VP On Blockchain, Digital Assets and CBDC: “Everything Ends in Transactions and Payments”

Ashok Venkateswaran has global experience in the digital world. After 12 years of managing technology solutions for financial services clients, he moved to Ernst and Young, where he focused on…

Electroneum CEO Richard Ells: How ETN Mass Adoption is Empowering the Unbanked

Bringing Crypto to the Real World Electroneum is a mobile cryptocurrency that allows users to earn and transact ETN without a third-party bank account and is making serious strides with…

Verizon Cybersecurity CPO, Alex Schlager on Why 5G Networks Require a Whole New Approach to Enterprise Online Data Security

Alexander Schlager is the Executive Director and Chief Product Officer of Security Services at Verizon Business Group. As lead for Verizon’s Security Services product organization, and due to his background…

Exclusive: Fidelity Digital Assets Explains the Core Concerns Traditional Institutions Still Have Towards Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin has been around for over a decade, and up until the recent past few years, Bitcoin and other

Benjamin Quinlan: New Chairman of FinTech Association of Hong Kong Shares Vision for FTAHK 2.0 and the Future of Asia’s FinTech Ecosystem

The FinTech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK) is an independent, not-for-profit, member-driven organization that serves as the voice of the FinTech community in Hong Kong. Its members range from promising…

Hedera Hashgraph Chief Scientist Dr. Leemon Baird—Defeating the Byzantine Generals and Bringing a Layer of Trust to the Internet

Hedera Hashgraph is a decentralized public network built to support developers and decentralized applications, with a publicly stated mission to bring a layer of trust to the internet. Hedera Co-Founders…

Exclusive: Access, Connectivity and Inclusion—How UNICEF Leverages Blockchain to Close the Digital Divide

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) was created in 1946 to provide relief to children in countries devastated by World War II. After the effects of the war were no longer…

Exclusive: LabCFTC’s Melissa Netram Talks Advancing Policy and Regulation in FinTech and Blockchain Through Times of Crisis

The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) established LabCFTC as an initiative under the General Counsel’s office in 2017 aimed at promoting FinTech innovation and competition. The office has…