Trust Machine: The True Story of Blockchain
17 June 6.00pm
Why are banks terrified of cryptocurrencies and blockchain, while UNICEF embraces them to help refugee children?
Hacktivist and blockchain expert Lauri Love fights extradition, his computer skills considered a threat by the US government. Tech innovators strike a raw nerve as banks and network pundits rush to condemn volatile cryptocurrencies and their underlying blockchain technology.
Award–winning filmmaker Alex Winter reveals that proponents of blockchain — a verified digital ledger — are already using the technology to change the world; fighting income inequality, the refugee crisis and world hunger.