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JBBA announces recipients of Global Peer Review Awards

Peer review forms the backbone of high quality scholarly publishing by providing essential rigor and scrutiny for published research. As we celebrate the Global Peer Review Week 2019 with the theme of ‘Quality in Peer Review’, The Journal of the British Blockchain Association (JBBA) wishes to thank all reviewers who provide valuable contributions, and especially…

World’s Leading Institutions form Coalition for Evidence-Based Blockchain (CEBB)

A neutral, independent and decentralised consortium of leading Blockchain research institutions have joined forces to form Coalition for Evidence-Based Blockchain (CEBB). Led by some of the world’s most eminent academics, CEBB will devise scientific benchmarks and frameworks to support governments, businesses and policymakers in making evidence-based decisions. As a collective voice on the advancement of…

Isle of Man Adopts Blockchain Technology

Digital Isle of Man (Digital IOM), has become an early adopter in the nascent blockchain space and is now an official member of the British Blockchain Association (BBA), cementing its stance as a pioneer in this space. Digital IOM is the primary conduit between government and the private sector and is responsible for encouraging growth…

UK Treasury Committee Sets Sights On Virtual Currency

The UK’s influential Treasury Select Committee has announced it will examine the position of virtual currencies in the UK, looking at potential changes to regulation in the space. Douglas Clerk-Williams, of PaymentCompliance approached the British Blockchain Association for comment. “It is indeed crucial that public institutions develop an independent assessment of the blockchain and crypto-currency…

SUSS joins the British Blockchain Association

The Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) is the latest academic institution to join the British Blockchain Association (BBA). The BBA is the first UK-wide organisation to encourage and facilitate the adoption of blockchain technology across public, private and third sectors. With a strong focus on academic engagement the BBA is helping universities such as…

The British Blockchain Association joins the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

The British Blockchain Association (BBA), announced today (Thursday 22nd February) that is had been accepted as a member of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA). The BBA is the first UK-wide organisation to encourage and facilitate the adoption of blockchain technology across public, private and third sectors. Founders believe the new partnership will have huge implications…

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