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SEVEN at NODE: Can Decentralized Technologies Preserve Democracy?

Please join us next Thursday for a timely and sophisticated conversation with one of the founders of Node, Dr. Steve Waterhouse, CEO of Orchid. 

How blockchain can fight the rise of the surveillance state.

Can decentralized technologies preserve democracy? Waterhouse is going to share with you how the rise of the contemporary surveillance state has created an existential problem that we face today as a global society and then one possible solution that his current project is trying to tackle.

Orchid is helping build a new civil contract around a distributed marketplace for computation, storage, and bandwidth to provide the framework for a new form of digital citizenship.