Pascal Finette gives an introduction to blockchain and cryptocurrencies, debunks some of the hype and explains why blockchain technology is one of the most transformative innovations of our time.
Did the Russians invent blockchain to destabilize the world economy? How does blockchain change the way we think about currency and asset management? And what is it with Chicken McNuggets? Pascal Finette takes us into the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Despite all the hype and shenanigans around cryptocurrencies and blockchains there is a disruptive upside to the technology. This talk was presented at the DWS Digital Convention 2018 in Berlin.
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About the speaker
Pascal Finette, Executive Director of the Fastrack Institute and Chair for Entrepreneurship and Open Innovation at Singularity University, can look back on vast experiences in the tech world and was voted one of the top 100 internet influencers by German newspaper Wirtschaftswoche.
DWS Group GmbH & Co. KGaA (DWS) is one of the world’s leading asset managers. Building on more than 60 years of experience and a reputation for excellence in Germany and across Europe, DWS has come to be recognized by clients globally as a trusted source for integrated investment solutions, stability and innovation across a full spectrum of investment disciplines.