Panel: Web3 for Social Good | Blockchain Futurist Conference 2023

Explore the transformative potential of Web3 for social good at the Blockchain Futurist Conference 2023. Discover how crypto, education, and real-world projects are driving financial inclusion, empowering communities, and creating positive change.

Key takeaways
  • Financial inclusion is crucial for economic growth and development, with 1.4 billion adults worldwide lacking access to banks.
  • Crypto, with its decentralized nature, can help people in emerging countries access capital and participate in the financial markets.
  • Education is key to empowering people to use crypto effectively, and it should be accessible and tailored to the needs of marginalized communities.
  • Meme coins can be a fun and engaging way to introduce people to crypto and the blockchain ecosystem.
  • Real-world impact projects, such as the World Food Programme’s blockchain platform, demonstrate the potential of crypto to address social issues.
  • Decentralized innovation funds can provide non-dilutive capital to small businesses in emerging markets, helping them grow and create jobs.
  • Incubators and accelerators can help entrepreneurs build web3 companies and bring innovative solutions to market.
  • Blockchain-based voting systems can empower people to participate in decision-making processes and have a voice in their communities.
  • Education should focus on teaching people how to evaluate the value of an ecosystem and make informed investment decisions.
  • Partnerships between organizations and communities are essential for scaling social good initiatives and ensuring their long-term sustainability.