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NWO project 'Blockchain in the Network Society'

Governments are developing blockchain applications together with companies to improve their services. This might lead to complexity and uncertainty about government responsibilities or the optimal design of rules. This interdisciplinary project investigates how distributed technology - in this case blockchain - combined with smart contracts (rule-based algorithms) can be designed in a transparent and legitimate way, so that citizens can trust the government.

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Masterclass

26/04/2021

Masterclass

In een masterclass, die plaatsvindt op 26 april 2021 van 15.00 tot 16.30 uur, georganiseerd door IenW/KIS en TU Delft, zal Jurgen Goossens ingaan op de gevolgen van steeds verdergaande geautomatiseerde …

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Online meeting NWO MVI

19/04/2021

Online meeting NWO MVI

While trust is a fundamental building block of our society, the erosion of trust in the digital society has become one of the major challenges of our time. Right at this moment, individuals, businesses, …

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Workshop Blockchain

18/04/2021

Workshop Blockchain

Op 18 april 2021 uur geeft Jurgen Goossens een workshop aan Rechtbank Rotterdam over dejuridische aspecten, technische en maatschappelijke mogelijkheden, grenzen en uitdagingen betreffende blockchain-gebaseerde …

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CHAIN News

Blockchain and democracy

Blockchain and democracy

Jurgen Goossens wrote a chapter in O. Pollicino & G. De Gregorio (eds.), Blockchain and public law : global challenges in the era of decentralisation (Edward Elgar, 2021). The chapter identifies the main challenges…

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Innovating with Blockchain

Innovating with Blockchain

Charlotte van Oirsouw wrote an interesting blog about some of these legal challenges and questions. She discusses the principles of good administration, government information and archiving regulation, privacy and …

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Materclass

Materclass

In een masterclass, die plaatsvindt op 26 april 2021 van 15.00 tot 16.30 uur, georganiseerd door IenW/KIS en TU Delft, zal Jurgen Goossens ingaan op de gevolgen van steeds verdergaande geautomatiseerde …

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Videos

CJIB Blockchain Animation

Knowledge clip – What is blockchain?

Knowledge clip – What are smart contracts?

Partners

VNG
VJK
Smals
Rijksoverheid
Privacy First
Pels Rijcken
Ledger Leopard
Gemeente Tilburg
ECP
Dutch Blockchain Coalition
Centraal Justitieel Incassobureau
Berenschot
CMS
Jheronimus Academy of Data Science
Tilburg University

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