Finding the Critical Path to Mass Adoption – Consensus 2015
Merchant processing was once thought to be the way bitcoin and other digital currencies gained traction among consumers on the high street. But is merchant processing still the path to mass adoption? If people aren’t buying coffee with bitcoin in the morning, or buying stuff online with them, how might people interact with digital currencies in the future?
Moderator: Michael J Casey, MIT Media Lab
Panelists: Connie Chung, Expedia
Oskar Miel, Rakuten FinTech Fund
Jon Downing, Visa Europe Collab
Vinny Lingham, Gyft