Should money remain in the hands of states?

Wednesday 11 March 2020 19h15 à 21h00
Amphithéâtre Erignac 13 Rue de l'Université, 75007 Paris, France
Organized bySciences Po Chair Digital, Governance and Sovereignty

Should money remain in the hands of states? From Bitcoin to Stablecoins and Central Bank Digital Currencies

A conference to discuss the potential of stablecoins and CBDCs in France, Europe and beyond, with:

  • Arnaud Delaunay, Head of Banking services and means of payment at the French Treasury
  • Pierre Noizat, CEO and Co-Founder of Paymium & Blockchain.io, author of Bitcoin, mode d’emploi
  • Christian Pfister, Advisor to DG Financial Stability and Operations at the Banque de France, Central Bank Digital Currency taskforce lead, lecturer at Sciences Po and Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • Arthur Breitman, Co-founder of Tezos (via video conference).

Moderated by Yorick de Mombynes, Cour des Comptes, Sapiens Institute’s “Bitcoin, Totem and Taboo” report co-author.

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Sciences Po’s Chair Digital, Governance and Sovereignty is hosted by Sciences Po School of Public Affairs 

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