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Update on Hearing

A full committee hearing is planned for the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on Tuesday, July 16, 2019.  Please see download (below) for Caitlin Long's testimony regarding this hearing.


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Events for the Value Technology Foundation: June 2019

On June 5, 2019, Jason Brett, Executive Director and Founder of the Value Technology Foundation, participated on a panel as part of a Congressional Blockchain Caucus Fireside Chat.

 

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWK3s8r5GO4&list=PLGRYhcHhAOM8ctL74n_Jo3FPX8cjU8Rk4&index=8&t=18s


On June 20, 2019, the Value Technology Foundation watched the hearing "Diversity in the Boardroom: Examining Proposals to Increase the Diversity of America’s Boards" on behalf of Diversity in Blockchain (DiB). Diversity in Blockchain is a nonprofit organization committed to creating equal, open and inclusive opportunities in the blockchain industry. Our mission is to empower everyone from all walks of life to engage with blockchain technology in order to ensure equal participation and distribution. True innovation includes everyone. Through education, discussion, and engagement we can build a support network as revolutionary as the blockchain itself. https://diversityinblockchain.com/


Hearing Link: https://financialservices.house.gov/calendar/eventsingle.aspx?EventID=403834


On June 25, 2019, the Value Technology Foundation watched the hearing "Overseeing the Fintech Revolution: Domestic and International Perspectives on Fintech Regulation" on behalf of the Wall Street Blockchain Association, a  non-profit trade association created for financial market professionals, by financial market professionals and stands as a neutral, unbiased steward of education and cooperation between global financial firms. For more information on the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, see: https://www.wsba.co/


Insights and perspectives on this hearing will be provided through a Value Technology Foundation Insights newsletter.   For further information, please email info@valuetechnology.org.  


Jason Brett, Founder and Executive Director, Value Technology Foundation

Jason Brett, Founder and Executive Director, Value Technology Foundation