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(SOLD OUT) Decentralized Newsrooms, Music Ecosystems and Cyberpunk Storytelling: How Blockchain is Disrupting Media Models

  • Harvard Innovation Lab 125 Western Avenue Boston, MA, 02163 United States (map)

About the Event

Join us to kick off Boston Blockchain Week with a panel on how blockchain is creating new business models across the media landscape. We'll talk decentralization, digital rights, peer-to-peer distribution and content creation over coffee and breakfast.

Featuring Cellarius, Civil, SingularDTV and Ujo, all of which are affiliated with ConsenSys, a venture production studio building decentralized applications on Ethereum.

Panelists:

  • Maggie Love, strategy & operations for Cellarius, an original transmedia cyberpunk franchise that leverages blockchain to create a collaborative, fan-curated universe.
  • Dan Kinsley, co-founder of Civil, a decentralized marketplace for sustainable journalism using open governance and cryptoeconomics.
  • G. Thomas Esmay, business development for SingularDTV, a blockchain entertainment studio laying the foundation for a decentralized entertainment industry.
  • Jesse Grushack, co-founder of Ujo, a digital rights management platform enabling fairness, transparency and profitability in music and creative works.

Moderator:

David Beard, contributing editor at The Poynter Institute and formerly PRI, The Washington Post, National Journal, Boston.com and the Associated Press.

Earlier Event: April 23
"Blockchain Street"