Open Problems in DAO Science

Tobacco Theater, Amsterdam Amsterdam, Netherlands

The DAOist Global Governance Gathering, which took place on April 18-19, 2022, hosted a workshop on DAOs. The workshop aimed to bring together researchers and operators from various disciplines to collectively develop a working definition of DAO science and an interdisciplinary research program. The workshop covered topics such as governance, law, political economy, and data […]

Stanford DAO Workshop

Stanford Center for Blockchain Research

The Stanford DAO Workshop, hosted by the DAO Research Hub and the Stanford Center for Blockchain Research, aimed to accelerate research on DAOs by bringing together leading DAO operators and researchers from various fields. The interdisciplinary approach aimed to identify and prioritize the key open problems faced by DAOs to make them impactful and sustainable. […]

Web3 Workshop/Open Questions in DAO Science Workshop


The Researching Web3 Workshop was a two-day online event focused on exploring Web3, a field built upon blockchain technologies. Scholars from academia came together to generate new research questions, learn about new and emerging technologies, and coordinate communities of practice. The workshop included short summaries and reviews of foundational topics, on-stage interviews with practitioners, opportunities […]

International Conference On DAO Regulation

Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon Alameda da Universidade, Lisboa, Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal

BlockchainGov will be participating in the upcoming International Conference on DAO Regulation, hosted by the Lisbon DAO Observatory. The event will take place on April 20th, 2023, at the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, Portugal. This conference will bring together scholars, industry players, and practitioners from around the world to discuss the […]

Blockchain Constitutionalism: the Role of Legitimacy in Polycentric Systems

Florence Florence, Italy

Blockchain networks and Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) have seen a surge in adoption in recent years. However, to fulfill their promise of widespread structural innovation and change meaningfully, they require governance that maintains legitimacy for internal and external stakeholders. In this conference, we will discuss the requirements for this type of governance from both a […]