Source: World Economic Forum (video statements)
As countries like China prepare to launch state-backed cryptocurrencies, various private-sector initiatives trying to do the same globally appear to be faltering. What would be required to create a trusted global cryptocurrency in the current economic and regulatory environment?
– Catherine Mulligan, Co-Director, Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
– Elizabeth Rossiello, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, BitPesa, Senegal
– Maxwell Hall, Media Lead, Broadcast and Programming, World Economic Forum