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Floating Islands With New Governments

Randy Hencken is the cofounder of Blue Frontiers, a startup developing seasteads – semi-autonomous floating communities – that will be stationed in special economic zones in the protected waters of a host nations.

On behalf of The Seasteading Institute – a nonprofit think-tank promoting the development of new societies with new governments at sea – Randy signed an agreement with the government of French Polynesia in 2017 to establish the first project with a “special governing framework” in a protected lagoon.

Blue Frontiers is selling the cryptocurrency Varyon, which will be used to transact and stake in the Blue Frontiers ecosystem.