It is with sincere pleasure we invite the entire APS community to the 2017 Aurora Borealis Film Festival on Tuesday, April 11th at 5pm. Most of Primavera’s research focuses on the legal challenges raised, and faced by emergent decentralized technologies —such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and other blockchain-based applications —and how these technologies could be used to design new governance models capable of supporting large-scale decentralized collaboration and more participatory decision-making.
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He is also a co-founder of the Swiss LegalTech Association (SLTA) and of Sandbox (now Thousand Network”), a global network of young entrepreneurs under 30. Previously, he has set up and Ied Centralway Ventures, the first Swiss venture capital vehicle investing in financial technology.
Primavera is a permanent researcher at the National Center of Scientific Research (CNRS) in Paris, a faculty associate at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School and Founder of the Coalition Of Automated Legal Applications (COALA).
The ascendant monopolies of today aspire to encompass all of existence,” warns Foer, 14-year editor of the New Republic , referring to the unbridled power of companies like Facebook, Apple, Google, and Amazon In his new book, World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech, Foer takes a dark look at internet monopolists and oligarchs.