Ethereum Classic UK (London) Kickoff

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ETC Meet Up Kickoff Hosted by Eversheds LLP

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Presentation: Building a Decentralised Ecosystem 7.00 - 7.30

Presenter: Dr. Avtar Sehra


Panel Discussion: Compliance, Risk Management and Legal Recourse for Fraud and Financial Crime in a Blockchain World 7.30 - 8.30

Panel Moderator: Dr. Vic Arulchandran

Panel Members: Experts in Legal, Finance, Regulation and Technology

Overview of discussion:
1. Views on DAO's for automating business and legal processes

2. Philosophical question about human intervention after a smart contract is deployed

3. The DAO hard fork, what are panel's thoughts?

4. What are the standard procedures to re-appropriate stolen money in a traditional financial services scenario?

5. Could a similar legal approach have been used to stop the DAO hacker accessing/using assets?

6. "Ethics" of immutability and its limitations with centralised interests.

7. On the ETC chain the funds are still in the hands of the hacker and RHG/Polo, could a similar legal approach discussed earlier be used here now?

8. What important controls could be put in place to help manage risks of hackings on future DAOs?

9. Considering how the legal and regulatory framework copes with financial crime, what are panel views on whether or not existing framework can be adapted for an immutable blockchain or whether or not a new framework needs to be created, because immutable its is the future?

10. Q&A fro Slack Community and Closing comments


Video Message from Chinese Crypto Investor and Entrepreneur: Chandler Guo on His Focus on ETC.


Networking and Drinks 8.30 - 9.30