Shearman & Sterling partner Donna Parisi moderated a panel of experts discussing the outlook for Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs), as well as key opportunities, challenges, and design choices. The event will took place on November 23rd at 4pm PT. This panel was a follow up to a July 2021 conversation that Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) hosted on CBDCs and how they fit into the future of money and financial services. This virtual panel discussion was co-hosted by GBBC and Post Trade Distributed Ledger (PTDL) Group, and is open to the public.
In addition to Donna Parisi, the panelists include:
- Alan Lim, Head of FinTech Infrastructure Office, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
- Wee Kee Toh, Advisor, BIS Innovation Hub
- Simon Chantry, Co-Founder & CIO, Bitt
- Ashley Lannquist, Project Lead for Blockchain and Digital Currency, World Economic Forum