OECD Announces ‘First Major International Conference’ Dedicated to Blockchain in Public Sphere

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has officially announced a Blockchain Policy Forum in a release on the OECD website August 28. The OECD states that the event will be held in Paris September 4-5 and will mark the first major international event of its kind, dedicated to blockchain technology. Organizers plan to focus on the use of blockchain tech in government activities and public initiatives as well as regulatory aspects. The Blockchain Policy Forum also plans to discussing the technology’s potential global economic impact, privacy and cybersecurity,…