The Civil Blockchain Solution

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 • 1:00pm–2:00pm • DG1 • Digital

News media are facing the twin crises of declining revenues and eroding trust. Enter Civil, a community-owned network of newsrooms designed to advance sustainability and support ethical journalism. This network, made possible by blockchain technology, offers a new model that can strengthen news media and their relationship with audiences. Get a crash course in blockchain for news from Civil Foundation CEO Vivian Schiller, who will also talk about how this emerging model helps high-quality media.