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The New Internet Economy with Beniamin Mincu (CEO Elrond)

The New Internet Economy with Beniamin Mincu (CEO Elrond)

About the Guest: Beniamin Mincu is a tech entrepreneur, particularly focused on Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence. He is the founder & CEO of, where he spends most of his time. He worked at NEM as part of their founding core team, which is a blockchain technology that delivers a world-class platform for the management of almost any kind of as. In this conversation we talked about: The impact of having access to basic financial infrastructure What is the promise of Elrond / Decentralized Finance How is Elrond different? What is Maiar, the cash app on the blockchain? How Elrond was built & how an effective team works together to make such great progress. Time Stamps: 00:00 - Introduction 02:18 - What is Beniam Mincu’s Mission 06:12 - The Importance of The Financial System in The World 11:37 - The Impact of Having Access to Basic Financial Infrastructure 18:58 - What is Elrond and How is Different 22:59 - What is the Performance Criteria for Elrond Transactions 28:27 - What is the Innovation that Allows doing 10,000 Transactions per Second 35:08 - What is Maiar - the Cash App on Blockchain 38:40 - How Romania Would Look Like if it Would Run on Elrond 45:48 - What are Beniamin's Thoughts on GameStop / Robinhood Situation 48:15 - What are Some other Top Fundamental Problems That Blockchain Could Solve 52:12 - What is the Differentiator Factor That Allowed to Make Great Progress so Fast 57:22 - What Was the Initial Founding Team 59:22 - How Can People Contribute Resources: Twitter - LinkedIn - Website -

Duration: 1 hr 4 min

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