CUHK LAW CLINDS’s 6th Law & Digital Society Seminar – ‘The Rise of DAO from the Blockchain World and its Opportunities’ by Karma Pocket (Online)
28 Sep 2022
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Karma Pocket (Jacky Zhang) is founder of 8DAO. It’s a web3 community supports and invests creators and founders in the web3 ecosystem. He had successful experience in founding internet startup in the past. He’s a cryptocurrency investor and NFT collector. He holds a bachelor degree in political science and economics from University of Toronto and a master degree in non-profit management from University of Hong Kong. Previously, he was invited by some media including Viu TV in Hong Kong to present the development of DAO.
DAO (decentralised autonomous organisation) is a new kind of organisation format. It started from the blockchain space. Some of the most important cryptocurrency community adopt this model. The recent rise of web3 also have a lot of relation with the concept of DAO. The application of DAO can be applied not only in business and finance, but also in other space including charity, media, labour union, scientific research, political campaign, religion and professional service.
This seminar will start with the basic concepts of DAO. It will introduce different types of DAO. The introduction will be followed by its brief history and recent development. Finally, the presentation will be more about DAO’s opportunities and the challenges it’s currently facing.
CPD credit is available upon application and subject to accreditation by the Law Society of Hong Kong (currently pending).