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CENTRAL BANKS DIGITAL CURRENCY (CBDC) AND STABLECOINS: Assessing A New Monetary Paradigm

27th October 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

All-Party Parliamentary Group on Blockchain (APPG Blockchain) 

EVIDENCE SESSION – CENTRAL BANKS DIGITAL CURRENCY (CBDC) AND STABLECOINS: Assessing A New Monetary Paradigm

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Description:

On behalf of the APPG Blockchain Chair Martin Docherty-Hughes MP, and the Secretariat at Big Innovation Centre, we would like to invite you to our Evidence Meeting on CENTRAL BANKS DIGITAL CURRENCY (CBDC) AND STABLECOINS.

Questions to inspire:

– What is Central Banks Digital Currency (CBDC)?

– Which are the opportunities and challenges for CBDC, and how should CBDC be designed?

– Should CBDC be a substitute or a complement to physical notes?

– What technology could CBDC use?

 
Speakers:
  • Commissioner Hester M. Peirce, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) 
  • Natacha Valla, Dean, Sciences Po’s School of Management and Innovation, and Former Deputy Director-General for Monetary Policy, European Central Bank
  • Christian Catalini, Co-Creator & Chief Economist, Diem Association, (Facebook-backed  digital currency)
  • Rhomaios Ram, CEO, Fnality International
  • Jonny Fry, Advisor, Stratis Platform

Format:

There will be 4 to 8 formal Evidence Givers
There will also be an opportunity to share your opinion and raise practical questions.
Press invited
This event will be filmed