reached a key milestone in early April by becoming the first blockchain-based project to present at an international (BIEN) event. The general reaction at , held in Oslo between April 5 and 7 and hosted by , was encouraging, according to Dr. Sarath Davala, Vice Chairman of BIEN.
“I believe it was the first time anyone from outside our regular basic income community made a presentation about blockchain and universal basic income (UBI),” he said of GoodDollar’s appearance at the three-day summit, a key event in the UBI calendar.
Strong starting point: Dr. Sarath Davala, Vice President of BIEN, said that GoodDollar’s presentation at UBI-Nordic was encouraging
BIEN was established in London in 1986 by Belgian political economist Philippe Van Parijs, and for over three decades its group of progressive-minded academics has promoted the idea of UBI.
That GoodDollar was invited to speak at UBI-Nordic and introduce itself to the basic income community, was a landmark…