Testimony

FTC Fintech Forum: Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain

Director of research Peter Van Valkenburgh clarified the different types of blockchain consensus mechanisms and discussed the consumer protection implications for these technologies. 

President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology

Jerry Brito gives the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology an overview of cryptocurrencies and discusses some their potential applications.

Testimony before US House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade

Jerry Brito along with other experts and industry leaders were invited to give an overview of Bitcoin technology and answer questions from policymakers.

Testimony before California Senate

Coin Center, Coinbase, and the Internet Association testified in support of California's AB 1326 Virtual Currency

Testimony before California State Assembly

The California State Assembly’s Banking & Finance Committee invited Jerry Brito along with other experts and industry leaders to give an overview of Bitcoin technology and answer questions from policymakers. 

Testimony before New Jersey State Assembly

The Assembly’s Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee, which oversees New Jersey’s financial regulatory agencies, invited Coin Center Executive Director Jerry Brito along with other experts to answer questions about the technology, its potential, and the challenges it faces.

Testimony before the U.S. CFTC Global Markets Advisory Committee

Jerry Brito discusses cryptocurrencies and the technology's implication for derivatives in global markets. 

Testimony Before the House Committee on Small Business

On the Benefits and Risks of Bitcoin for Small Businesses.

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Jerry Brito Testifies Before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs on Bitcoin
 

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