On May 4, 2017, The Weinberg Center hosted a discussion on blockchain technology, and specifically the State of Delaware’s Blockchain Initiative. Participating in the discussion moderated by the Center’s Associate Director, Ann Mulé, were the following three individuals who are leading the Delaware Blockchain Initiative:

  • Andrea Tinianow is the Director of Global Delaware and also Director of the Division of Corporate and International Development for the Delaware Department of State.  The Delaware Blockchain Initiative was conceived by Global Delaware and Andrea directs the Initiative.
  • Caitlin Long is the Chairman and President of Symbiont, the market-leading smart contracts platform for institutional uses of distributed ledger technology. Symbiont is partnering with Global Delaware in the Delaware Blockchain Initiative.
  • Marco Santori is a Partner at Cooley LLP and leads Cooley’s fintech practice, and is an authority in the law of blockchain technology. He is the Legal Ambassador for the Delaware Blockchain Initiative. 

For more information about blockchain and the Delaware Blockchain Initiative, together with related materials and the bios of the discussion participants, go here.