Securely Scaling Decentralized Governance - Michael Lewellen at Zcon3

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  • Published on:  Tuesday, August 9, 2022
  • Building governance systems for protocols to handle increasing levels of complex decision-making and security while remaining decentralized at their core is a daunting task. How do you ensure protocol upgrades are secure without gate-keeping? How should proposals be developed, accepted and passed without cumbersome bureaucracy? In this session, we'll look at how different blockchain protocols and DAOs have approached these problems and what can be learned from them.

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    - Michael is the Head of Solutions Architecture at OpenZeppelin where he offers web3 security advice to leading financial institutions and blockchain protocols. Michael has 10 years of experience as a blockchain software architect and has consulted for prominent clients including Toyota, Verizon, and Thomson Reuters. Outside of OpenZeppelin, Michael educates on blockchain technology as a lecturer at UT Dallas and as a public policy advisor on the Board of the Texas Blockchain Council. Twitter: @LewellenMichael

    Livestream and video production support from Zcash Media and Ryan Taylor.

    Zcon3: Code alone doesn't cut it
    Day 3 - Tuesday August 9, 2022
    Presented by the Zcash Foundation
    Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas
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