Results of the International Roundtable  “Virtual Assets in the Development of National Economy”
05.10.2021

Results of the International Roundtable “Virtual Assets in the Development of National Economy”

The international roundtable “Virtual Assets in the Development of National Economy”, which was initiated by the Research Center of Economic and Legal Solutions in the Area of Application of Distributed Ledger Technologies together with the Center for Law, Ethics and Digital Technologies of the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University and Simon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics was held on September 30, 2021, at the Library of the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University. The event was supported by the Scientific and Research Institute of Providing Legal Framework for the Innovative Development of the National Academy of Legal Sciences of Ukraine and the Committee on Finance, Taxation and Customs Policy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

The event was divided into 2 blocks:

  • Block 1. The role of virtual assets in the development and transformation of economic relations.
  • Block 2. National decisions in the field of creation and use of virtual assets.

The speakers gave reports on the most topical issues in the field of creation and use of virtual assets and their role in the development and transformation of economic relations. Issues of terminology unification, legal regulation of relations where the blockchain technology is applied in Ukraine, as well as other issues were actively discussed. Special attention was paid to Draft Law “On Virtual Assets” No. 3637 adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on September 8, 2021, and its influence on the current legislation.

The international roundtable united participants and speakers not only from various cities of Ukraine but from the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Moldova and other countries as well. The Minutes, where the main decisions made by the participants of the international roundtable are recorded, were agreed at the end of the event. You can read the Minutes of the international roundtable by following the link: https://www.blockchainukraine.org/minutes-international-roundtable-virtual-assets-in-the-development-of-national-economy.pdf.

You can learn more about the topics of reports and speakers by following the link: https://conf2021.blockchainukraine.org.

Live streaming of the international roundtable is available here: International Roundtable “Virtual Assets in the Development of National Economy”.