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The Social Impact Summit, sponsored by Filecoin Foundation for the Decentralized Web (FFDW), in partnership with the Blockchain Law for Social Good Center (BL4SG), will explore how decentralized and emerging technologies, such as blockchain and AI, can be leveraged for social good across industries and use cases.

Date: Tuesday, 27 February 2024

Time: 9am – 4pm, Followed by Cocktails & Networking

Location: McLaren Conference Center, University of San Francisco

                Cocktails & Networking @ Horsefeather

Spotlighting Socially Beneficial Use Cases of Decentralized and Emerging Technology


9:00AM Check-In & Breakfast

9:45AM Opening Remarks

9:50AM Keynote by Rainey Reitman, Board President, Freedom of the Press Foundation

10:25AM Redefining Impact: Global Outlook on Blockchain and Tech Innovation

10:55AM Empowering Change: Harnessing Technologies for Global Equity

11:25AM Finding Equilibrium: Harmonizing Law and Innovation

11:55AM Lunch

1:00PM Ask Me Anything: Breakout Discussions

1:50PM Fireside Chat with Marta Belcher, President, Filecoin Foundation

2:20PM Building Trust: Integrating Integrity into the Tech Stack

2:50PM Closing Keynote by Sheila Warren, CEO, Crypto Council for Innovation

3:20PM Closing Remarks & Event End

4:30PM Cocktails & Networking

Hosted @ Horsefeather 



  • 9:00AM Breakfast

  • 10:10AM Opening Remarks

  • 10:25AM Keynote

  • 11:05AM Global Outlook on Blockchain and Tech Innovation

  • 11:40AM Driving Purposeful Impact

  • 12:10PM Lunch

  • 1:20PM Ask Me Anything Breakout Discussions

  • 2:00PM Building Integrity & Trust into Technology

  • 2:50PM Policy Perspectives on the Future of Tech

  • 3:25PM Closing Keynote

  • 4:00PM Event Closing & Remarks