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Cheqd: The Platform that's Making Web3 Payments a Reality

By InsideCrypto | Inside Crypto Podcast | 11 Aug 2023


Hi everyone, we are back with another episode of our podcast allowing you to get to know people working behind the scenes of the crypto industry.  Today we are joined by Fraser Edwards who is the Co-founder & CEO of Cheqd. They also just launched their newest product - Creds. Prior to Cheqd, he led a digital identity pilot for the World Economic Forum and the Dutch and Canadian governments.

Welcome to the 158th episode of the Inside Crypto Podcast. This episode was recorded on August 7th, 2023. Cheqd is building the payment infrastructure and the trust layer that enables the creation of marketplaces for trusted data. Their technology changes the current data paradigm, enabling consumers to fully own their data. They are not unique in this space but today’s episode sheds some light on why their solution is going to make a difference.

Thanks, everyone for listening, and don’t forget to tune in next week when we look at the latest headlines in the cryptocurrency space with your host, Crian Padayachee.

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0:00 - Intro

0:35 - His Background

2:16 - Why Shift Away From Accenture?

4:23 - Tells Us About Cheqd and Creds

8:03 - Building A Demonstrator

9:43 - Decisions On A Direction

12:23 - How Do You Feel About The New Direction?

14:55 - Feedback On What We're Doing

16:57 - Reusable KYC

21:51 - Getting Data Back To Individuals

25:45 - WorldCoin And Decentralized ID

29:07 - The Lure Of Free Money

31:20 - His Final Words

32:23 - Outro

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Inside Crypto Podcast
Inside Crypto Podcast

Welcome to Inside Crypto by 21.co. The crypto podcast for the crypto-curious, by the world's leading crypto research company. Inside Crypto is a crypto-native podcast that gives you the latest on the evolving industry, the DeFi world, and insight on how global events are moving digital asset markets. Inside Crypto uses proprietary research and industry experts to provide you with the most up-to-date findings on this evolving asset class two times a week. Tune in!

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