Policymakers should increase funding and issue guidance for blockchain innovation to ensure America retains its technological edge in the world, experts said Tuesday.
“Europe and China and Japan are not standing still. They are investing heavily into [blockchain],” Victoria Adams, ConsenSys government practice lead, said on a panel hosted by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation and Congressional Blockchain Caucus in Washington. “If you want to build up the ability of these nascent industries to deliver, provide funding. I mean, if you are going to change the world, let’s spend it on something decent.”(read the full article here…)