The Internet of Agreements – Vinay Gupta

Vinay Gupta walks the fine line between optimism and pragmatism with a refreshing amount of creative solutions/ideas that just might make you feel better about the future.

In this video he covers:

  • What is wrong with the existing system of the internet (it is actually really slow) and the tools currently being used to address the issue(s)
  • The correlation between the ‘free market’ and peer-to-peer systems like open source software (a.k.a. the economy of the commons)
  • Overview of blockchain technology as it currently uses peer-to-peer systems to make ‘money’
  • Where blockchain technology is ‘going’ in uses such as smart contracts
  • A set of proposed ideas for what blockchain technology could do (a picture of the future)

the Internet of Agreements | Vinay Gupta #quote, Blockchain, Bitcoin, Smart Contracts, Capitalism, Climate Change, Free Market

About the communicator

Vinay Gupta

Vinay Gupta is one of the world’s leading thinkers on infrastructure theory, state failure solutions, and managing global system risks including poverty/development and the environmental crisis.