TPI Releases Video of Panel Discussion on Web3 and the Metaverse
Conference / Event Title
Are the Metaverse and Web 3.0 Real or Hype and What are the Policy Issues?
Conference / Event Location
Technology Policy Institute
Technology Policy Institute’s annual Aspen Forum
ASPEN—At the Technology Policy Institute’s annual Aspen Forum, the premier tech policy conference in the U.S., skeptics and enthusiasts of Web3, cryptocurrency, and the metaverse debated the benefits and drawbacks of these emerging technologies.
[quote] “The problem is that our experience with the blockchain already shows that it is just not gonna happen. … the bank for international settlement has said that it’s a decentralization illusion in crypto, and let’s be real. Of course, there are intermediaries to profit. Why else are all those venture capitalists pouring this money into it, right?” – Hillary Allen, Professor at Washington College of Law
Allen, Hilary J. and Benjamin, Ashley, "TPI Releases Video of Panel Discussion on Web3 and the Metaverse" (2022). Presentations. 935.