Blockchain Policy Matters: Pēteris Zilgalvis – DG CONNECT, European Commission | Episode 3

May 21, 2021

In the third episode of Blockchain Policy Matters, Pēteris Zilgalvis, Head of Unit, Digital Innovation and Blockchain at DG Connect, European Commission, joins Bitcoin Association Founding President Jimmy Nguyen for an all-encompassing discussion on digital assets that touches on the role of the European Commission in the regulatory landscape for digital assets, the positive impact regulatory clarity offers businesses in the digital asset space, the impact of GDPR on broader applications of the technology, as well as the wide range of potential use cases for blockchain technology – including decentralised identity solutions.

Blockchain Policy Matters

In the third episode of Blockchain Policy Matters, Pēteris Zilgalvis, Head of Unit, Digital Innovation and Blockchain at DG Connect, European Commission, joins Bitcoin Association Founding President Jimmy Nguyen for an all-encompassing discussion on digital assets that touches on the role of the European Commission in the regulatory landscape for digital assets, the positive impact regulatory clarity offers businesses in the digital asset space, the impact of GDPR on broader applications of the technology, as well as the wide range of potential use cases for blockchain technology - including decentralised identity solutions.

Blockchain Policy Matters Episode 1 with Patrick McHenry

In the first episode of Blockchain Policy Matters, U.S. Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC 10) joins Bitcoin Association Founding President Jimmy Nguyen for a candid discussion on the present political landscape for digital currencies, McHenry's personal policy agenda for the upcoming congressional session, as well as how blockchain technology can be used as a positive tool for financial inclusion.