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Cryptopolitics Beyond The Nation State, A Talk with Santiago Siri

  • Yale School of Management, Room 2210 165 Whitney Avenue New Haven, CT, 06511 United States (map)

As censorship resistant, decentralized networks enable the divorce between money and state, it must be asked what new kinds of sovereign entities will be unleashed by this new political reality and how established governments will fight back. Democracy Earth is focused on building software for participation in an era dominated by social media intrusion in democratic experiences.

BIO: Santiago Siri is the founder of Democracy Earth Foundation, a Y Combinator backed non-profit building incorruptible digital governance technology; and the Partido de la Red (Peers Party), the first digital political party that ran for elections with candidates committed to people's will online. Partner of Bitex.la, a leading Bitcoin fintech company in Latin America. Published 'Hacktivismo' in 2015 with Random House. Member of the World Economic Forum since 2012. Awarded by MIT Technology Review as a leading innovator of Latin America. Co-founded Argentine Game Developers Association in 2002.