Nimit Sawhney, CEO and Co-Founder of Voatz, shares how his company is leveraging biometrics, the blockchain and smartphone technology to enable voting from a mobile device. Since June 2016, Voatz has run more than 66 elections, including 11 targeted, well-designed governmental election pilots across five states for deployed military personnel, overseas voters and voters with disabilities.
- FAQs https://voatz.com/faq.html
- Whitepaper https://www.nass.org/sites/default/files/2018-02/clear-ballot-voatz-white-paper-nass-winter18_4.pdf
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The mixed blessing of the digital age has reached a turning point in what some have called the Fourth Industrial Revolution. My Digital Self, with host Matthew Foley, explores digital technology as it affects the interrelation of human rights, property rights, privacy, and money.
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