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Christian Smith

Christian Smith

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.


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November 20, 2017

MIT Legal Forum 2017: The Strengths and Weaknesses of Blockchain

Christian Smith talks about what blockchain is and what legal problems it does and doesn’t solve.