This interview with Brian Phan (Cantech TV) was held during June 20 – 21st 2016 for the Blockchain Training Conference hosted by the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada in Toronto, Canada: http://blog.cryptoconsortium.org/the-blockchain-training-conference-investment-advice-2/
0:13 – How did you get into Bitcoin and open blockchains?
5:24 – What is the killer app(s) of Bitcoin and open blockchains?
9:42 – Is there a knowledge / skills gap or shortage in this space?
16:21 – What is the difference between Bitcoin and blockchains?
20:18 – What are the similarities and differences with Ethereum?
24:33 – What are your thoughts on DAOs and specifically TheDAO?
30:56 – How do incentives work in these decentralised systems?
32:40 – What can Bitcoin, open blockchains, or tokens do for the sharing economy?
38:51 – How long before mainstream adoption and broader financial inclusion? Where will adoption happen first?
42:51 – How effective would government bans on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies be?
44:02 – How important is the price to people’s perception of this technology? What are price fluctuations driven by?
Watch my talk from the same event: https://youtu.be/6uXAbJQoZlE
Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and respected figures in bitcoin.
He is the author of two books: “Mastering Bitcoin,” published by O’Reilly Media and considered the best technical guide to bitcoin; “The Internet of Money,” a book about why bitcoin matters.
THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v1: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Internet-Money-collection-Andreas-Antonopoulos/dp/1537000454/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8
[NEW] THE INTERNET OF MONEY, v2: https://www.amazon.com/Internet-Money-Andreas-M-Antonopoulos/dp/194791006X/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8
Highlights from “The Internet of Money” (Volume 2): https://youtu.be/Qkjm5E5BeB8
[NEW] MASTERING BITCOIN, 2nd Edition: https://www.amazon.com/Mastering-Bitcoin-Programming-Open-Blockchain/dp/1491954388
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Videography: Brian Phan & Sina Ghashghaei
Music: “Unbounded” by Orfan (https://www.facebook.com/Orfan/)
Outro Graphics: Phneep (http://www.phneep.com/)
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