GovTech Lab’s CTO was invited to speak at the World Economic Forum’s ‘Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils’ (3—4 November 2019 Dubai, United Arab Emirates), on the subject of Creating a Trusted Global Cryptocurrency. Dr. Cathy Mulligan responded to the question: 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?

Dr. Mulligan’s session can be found here: WEF A Global Safe Cryptocurrency?