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Weekly podcasts from Barry E James explaining, exploring and answering your questions on the implications of frontier technology for people, Business and Businesses in this next wave of the Internet. A place to... get in the loop, or better still ask the question that has most puzzled or perplexed you about new and frontier technology, and their implications for you or your business.

Weekly podcasts from Barry E James explaining, exploring and answering your questions on the implications of frontier technology for people, Business and Businesses in this next wave of the Internet. A place to... get in the loop, or better still ask the question that has most puzzled or perplexed you about new and frontier technology, and their implications for you or your business.

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Weekly podcasts from Barry E James explaining, exploring and answering your questions on the implications of frontier technology for people, Business and Businesses in this next wave of the Internet. A place to... get in the loop, or better still ask the question that has most puzzled or perplexed you about new and frontier technology, and their implications for you or your business.

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Episodes

S2 Ep.15 - Teamblockchain's Blockchain Masterclass Jun 2020

6/3/2020
As the masterclass moved online... Dan Green and Sarah Beaumont from Baker Botts explore cryptoassets and stablecoins. Maria Graza Vigliotti talking about her recently launched book - “Executive Guide to Blockchain”- using Smart Contracts and Digital Currencies in your Business. Taweh Beysolow II, Aludra Capital’s chief data scientist, joining us from San Francisco to discuss: How Artificial Intelligence can enhance Digital Asset Investment Strategies.

Duration:00:41:34

S2 Ep. 14 - What if Libra Existed Today?

4/21/2020
What if Libra Was LiveToday? The world was in a different kind of uproar for months after Facebook and their alliance announced Libra. Then it was that senators were foaming at the mouth and it was the central banks that came close to rioting. Amid similar Trump-inspired scenes of protest on the streets of some of the cities of America today what if Libra now existed after all, quietly in some lab somewhere? Well it does – not in a lab but ‘out in the wild’, on thousands of mobile phones...

Duration:00:19:20

S2 Ep. 13 - It's Time to Launch the Fintech Lifeboat - not Sink it!

4/7/2020
Today, mid covid-crisis and with banks under increasing criticism I interview Lee Birkett, founder and CEO of P2P platform JustUs who today wrote to the UK Prime Minister, the Chancellor and the Business Secretary, asking they open the doors to #Fintech so that business can be helped now, when it's most needed, rather than in a month or two's time - and too late for many businesses. Banks don't want competition but in a crisis it's all hands to the pumps and fintech has come together and...

Duration:00:17:48

S2 Ep. 12 - A HiveMind Explores the #NewNormal #BeyondCovid2020

3/23/2020
A HiveMind Explores the #NewNormal #BeyondCovid2020 On the 20th of March 2020 life in the UK changed forever when the government, a conservative government to boot, created a safety net for the population as well as for businesses and began to pay the wages of a significant proportion of the population for the duration of the crisis. Around the world the coronavirus is disrupting at least this deeply in many places. The way forward looks difficult, challenging. But what is also clear...

Duration:00:44:36

S2 Ep. 11 - The #GuildfordCrowd: Crowdfunding Together - Council & University

3/3/2020
Surrey University have launched an exciting new crowdfunding initiative in concert with the local council and local charities. Surrey's crowdfunding platform Gaggle Connect is hosting a raft of campaigns including one to expand the 'Library of Things' service - which brings a new dimension to the sharing economy. Barry talks to Jim Sears who is programme Director MSc in Entrepreneurship & Innovation & Senior Teaching Fellow in Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Together with Helen Leech...

Duration:00:20:16

S2 Ep. 10 - Ray Sylvain SignOnTheGo

2/28/2020
SignOnTheGo is a new Blockchain-Based e-Signature Platform designed for ease of use by SME's and individuals. Bringing simplicity to a service previously only available at a high cost to corporates. Currently crowdfunding on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/signonthego/signonthego-blockchain-based-e-signature-platform

Duration:00:17:30

S2 Ep. 9 - Teamblockchain's Blockchain Masterclass Feb 2020

2/24/2020
This episode covers. The team blockchain. Masterclass for February, held on the 17th of February. Where I talk with Anthony Abell. Director and co-founder of Trust Me and T-P X about the property exchanges due to launch this year, which will revolutionise the ownership of property by making it liquid. Amongst other things, it will allow equity release on a much fairer basis and will help to power a whole new market by releasing liquidity around the world. I talk also to Ferry Tilekens, who...

Duration:00:36:41

S2 Ep. 8 - Teamblockchain's Blockchain Masterclass Jan 2020

1/19/2020
Barry E James & Jonny Fry talk with Vy Pettit of Vizidox, Phil Cambell of Pepo and Bridget Greenwood from The Bigger Pie

Duration:00:32:43

S2 Ep. 7 - Teamblockchain's Blockchain Masterclass Dec 2019

12/6/2019
December's TeamBlockchain Masterclass is an eclectic mix with lawyer Charley Kerrigan, who played a role in a milestone-making report that confirms the backing of English law for crypto-assets, digital signatures and smart contracts. Technologist Hock Law, CEO of Ethernom talks about a computer on a credit-card hosting a crypto-wallet while Bob Booth of IBM about adoption of Blockchain. Richard Ells Founder at Electroneum, the cryptocurrency that's up and running in multiple countries and...

Duration:00:49:38

S2 Ep 6 - TeamBlockchain Masterclass Nov. 2019 with Lee Birkett, Liliana Reasor & On Yavin

11/14/2019
BiPS are breaking new ground streets ahead of Libra and the field and I speak with CEO Lee Birkett about the latest from Moneybrain. With Liliana Reasor founder of SupraFin about opening investing & diversification to all & On Yavin about the Cointelligence Academy - which is now open & free!

Duration:00:37:51

S2 Ep 5 - Commonwealth Finance Ministers at the IMF & the Future of Sovereign Debt

10/29/2019
BBFTA cofounder Dr Jane Thomason addressed this months meeting of Commonwealth Finance Ministers in Washington DC, presenting a paper on #Blockchain and Sovereign Debt. She discussed the potential and benefits including cutting out 10 intermediaries and moving Sovereign Debt transactions from 5 days to 5 seconds. Already the pilot has a secondary market created and boosted transparency and accessibility with a resultant reduction of risk - as smart contracts encode regulation to...

Duration:00:20:23

S2 Ep 4 - Teamblockchain's Blockchain Masterclass Oct 2019

10/23/2019
Tom Mason is Koodoo's Technical Director, a tech entrepreneur, technical architect and business strategist. In 2008 Tom founded the software agency YouSoft, providing award-winning development services to best-in-class firms, including Porsche and Mercedes. Koodoo is a global equity crowdfunding platform connecting conscious investors and impact focused entrepreneurs, that unlocks the value of the blockchain to enable positive change for people and planet. Koodoo aims to democratise...

Duration:00:38:52

S2 Ep 3 - Frontier Insights: This Weeks Analysis

10/21/2019
Frontier Insights are a weekly analysis of the latest advances and setbacks, use cases and major case studies and game changers in frontier tech. Published weekly to BBFTA.org members - here're this weeks highlights: Get all the latest Frontier Insights at https://bbfta.org/insights

Duration:00:04:12

S2 Ep 2 - A New 'Cryptobank', Due Diligence on Crypto Assets & Who Takes the Blame When a Decentralised System Goes Wrong?

9/18/2019
On the fringe of TeamBlockchain's September Blockchain Masterclass Barry interviews the speakers: Sean Kiernan. CEO and cofounder of DAG Global - the first UK bank created precisely to serve the blockchain and digital assets space - while all the other banks seem to be running in the opposite direction. Not only that this new breed of bank recognises the needs of SMEs in the UK k.and, seeing how underserved they are, aims to serve them too Dr Stephen Castell about developments in the world...

Duration:00:27:07

S2 Ep 1 - Global Money, Global Gamechanger. Libra, China's Digital Currency and Beyond

9/13/2019
Kicking off season two Barry talks to Jonny Fry, CEO of TeamBlockchain and cofounder of the BBFTA.org about how the global landscape has changed so very fast. First the shift in the zeitgeist resulting from Libra coin, backed by Facebook and a consortium including Mastercard and Visa - plus the spread of CBDCs (Central Bank Digital Currencies) - sometimes called "digital fiat currencies". Not least among them the People's Bank of China's announcement that they will lead the world with...

Duration:00:34:14

Ep. 54 - Can Blockchain startup IndieOn take on the Film and Music Industries?

5/17/2019
Apple famously remade to music landscape - can this blockchain startup help to cut out the middlemen enable help musicians and artists to earn a living from their work? Nigel Rudlin is one of the cofounders of IndieOn.com - the blockchain startup that is seeking to remake the landscape for musicians and filmmakers.

Duration:00:22:10

Ep. 53 - Frontier Insights: Mapping the Future

3/22/2019
This week, Barry E James speaks with Jonny Fry of Team Blockchain about Frontier Insights. Everyone is struggling to stay on top of the fast moving frontier of new technologies, especially Blockchain/DLT, AI and IoT. Every day there’s an incredible avalanche of stories published online, some fake and many more unreliable opinion or plain PR puff. There’s been nowhere to go to get concise, reliable, insightful and authoritative information. This is why Frontier Insights is essential -...

Duration:00:30:55

Ep. 52 - 'Blockchain Rookies' Explain Blockchain - Clearly...

2/28/2019
'Blockchain Rookies' Explain Blockchain, Clearly, to Rookies (and others) Saying that blockchain technology is the result of a paradigm shift while true is not much help in understanding it. In fact it just points to the difficulty for most people in understanding it. People who can articulated advantages and explore its applications - especially with reference to a particular company or scenario - are still few and far between. Unfortunately much of the airwaves are filled with the...

Duration:00:27:49

Ep. 51 - The British Blockchain & Frontier Technologies Association Launches

2/12/2019
We are now launching the first Association globally, the first network globally, for frontier Technologies But it's not just an Association for technologists at the Frontiers of AI, bots, robots, iot, autonomous vehicles, alternative reality, augmented reality, DLT and blockchain. Nor is it just for geeks in all the other emergent area a fintech and other sectors, or even those who are expert in more established Technologies. It goes wider than that because the Revolution we are now...

Duration:00:07:37

Ep. 50 - Countdown to London Blockchain Week

2/1/2019
London blockchain week has grown into one other major annual fixtures for the ecosystem. Barry interviews founder Luis Carranza, about how came about, this year's highlights and a vision for the future, not to mention all the good reasons to join the community as part of this year's London blockchain week from February the 8th to the 14th https://blockchainweek.com

Duration:00:19:39