Christian Smith is the technical manager at MIT Sociotechnical Systems Research Center (SSRC) and the founder of Anvil Research. He is a technical founder with visionary tendencies and a pragmatic streak that comes from experience. He believes critical infrastructure must be free and open source, and that such software also has commercial value. As a freelance programmer and consultant, he’s worked across many different fields, from tiny bootstrapped startups to large banks, insurance companies and scientific research organizations.
Christian Smith talks about what blockchain is and what legal problems it does and doesn’t solve.
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