30 June 2021
Digital currency mining has gone from a niche within a niche to an industry that is tracking almost $US20 billion in 2021, according to industry sources. In this discussion, Dr Adam Back, Co-Founder and CEO of Blockstream, Tyler Page, CEO of Cipher Mining and Jesse Knutson, VP of Financial Products at Blockstream, explore how global hashrate distribution away from China could play out over the next few years, how concerns about energy usage are being addressed, and the impact the global semiconductor shortage is having on miners.
Dr Adam Back, Co-Founder and CEO, Blockstream
Tyler Page, CEO, Cipher Mining
Jesse Knutson, VP of Financial Products, Blockstream
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