.We are going to have a session on DAO - Decentralized Autonomous Organization on 7 pm Dubai time, 10 am Chicago time, 11 am New York time and 4 pm London time.
A DAO is a Decentralized Autonomous Organization. Its goal is to codify the rules and decision making apparatus of an organization, eliminating the need for documents and people in governing, creating a structure with decentralized control.
Max Gravitt, Founder at Digital Scarcity a company that focuses on building, launching, and driving user adoption of dapps. He has more than 20 years experience in technology field and would be discussing the launch of DAO for GBA - a new form of governance -DAO where instead of having management team deciding direction and goals of GBA, GBA members are starting to use the power of blockchain to seamlessly interact, coordinate efforts and make incentivized decisions with chapter members around the world. As GBA learns how to develop and use these technologies and principles, the organization can become a catalyst to help organizations and governments build reliable, transparent and high-integrity processes. This will increase the public-trust in the public sector leaders and institutions.
Carl Amorim is one of the initiators of Prospera, the first Brazilian Autonomous Distributed Organization (DAO) based on Blockchain. It launched the first Public Crypto Asset Offering in Brazil and the first initiative of its kind in the world that has already distributed revenues to it’s participants in 2017. He is CEO of the Blockchain Research Institute Brazil, Event organizer and curator: Blockchain Connect, Blockchain Week Brasil, BRI Brasil for Good. Trained as Civil Engineer from the Mackenzie University School of Engineering, MBA in Finance from the Brazilian Capital Markets Institute (IBMEC), post-graduate degree in Marketing from the Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing (ESPM) and Master in Business Strategy and PhD student in Blockchain by Mackenize University.
Bill Warren is the co-founder of Peeps Democracy. Peeps created Peeps DAO, a cause-based, decentralized organization platform for nonprofits, political organizations, and social movements. Currently, Peeps is working on Pool Party, which will be a way for friends, neighbors, and strangers to save together for a shared goal or purchase, all while earning interest. Prior to Peeps Democracy Bill spent a few years both in corporate law and working for political campaigns.
About GBA UAE
Government Blockchain Association (GBA ) is a technology agnostic global association whose mission is to promote and accelerate blockchain adoption in government sector via via education, advocacy and innovation. We do not belong to any government or private institutions and we encourage the development of responsible legislation to support blockchain technologies that results in an environment that fosters innovation, jobs, and investment.
We have more than 50+ chapters around the world and any government official (membership is free) can join us and take part in various working groups, connect and exchange ideas in conferences and webinars. On January 2020, we had major event in Capitol Hill, Washington, USA where more than 450 government officials and blockchain professionals from around the world connected and exchanged ideas on implementing blockchain solutions to increase trust, transparency and solve critical problems.
7 pm Dubai time, 10 am Chicago time, 11 am New York time and 4 pm London time.
Meet up - https://www.meetup.com/GBAUAE/events/271580647/