Presentation to explore the future of decentralized governance

Austin, TX, January 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Decentranet has announced that its Co-Founder and Chief Decentralization Officer, Matthew McKibbin, will present at CryptoHQ, a blockchain content series in Davos, Switzerland between January 22-27th, 2018. The event, which though unaffiliated, coincides with the World Economic Forum, will feature over 40 top industry blockchain experts and influencers.

The inaugural CryptoHQ series will feature immersive talks, panels and engaging workshops exploring a variety of important issues from the blockchain revolution in financial services and its impact on resolving some of the healthcare industry’s most enduring problems. The content series is expected to be heavily attended due to the growing interest in how blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies will revolutionize governance.

“The future of states and governance will be hugely impacted by the use of blockchains.  As society moves away from the Westphalian nation state towards a more decentralized borderless organizational structures this places tension on the existing power structure.  As we move to governance services on the blockchain however this allows for the billions of people who have never had strong governance before,” said Matthew McKibbin, Co-Founder and Chief Decentralization Officer for DecentraNet.  

The Future of Government panel begins at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 24th and features noted speakers, such as Peter Schurman from One Global Democracy, Pia Mancini of Democracy.Earth, Sergei Sergienko from Chronobank, and a representative from the Estonian government.

Matth will also speak alongside esteemed thought-leaders, such as Brock Pierce of Block.One, Bill Tai of Kite VC, Dr. Steven Waterhouse of Orchid Labs, Rik Willard of Agentic and Global Blockchain, Dinis Guarda of Lifesci and Legendergy, Desmond Griffin of Glance Technologies, Crystal Rose of Sensay, John Wise of and Bjork. Sophia, the world’s first humanoid robot and global citizen, will also be a featured guest.

CryptoHQ’s venue is located on the main promenade between Hotel Europe and the Belvedere Hotel. To learn more about attending this extraordinary event, contact


Matt is Co-Founder and Chief Decentralization Officer at DecentraNet, a leading blockchain advisory and investment fund. Previously he cofounded D10E, the world’s leading conference on decentralized technologies, philosophies and social organization. He serves as an advisor to Network Society Labs, Humaniq, Securrency, and SocialEvolution and has been involved in several early-stage blockchain startups, including Ubiquity,, and Propy, among others.  Matt is a leading expert on blockchain technology, and has given over 50 speeches or presentations on Blockchain technology.


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