Ep. 106: Web3 Innovation in Japan – Shinya Yamamoto, PhD (DICT Cube)
IT advancement and data analytics have long been a struggle in healthcare – many have tried to drive technological advancement in the space, but very little has changed. So are NFTs, DAOs, and Web3 the answer we’ve all been waiting for?
In today’s episode, Ray Dogum talks to Shina Yamamoto, PhD, a serial entrepreneur, clinical research innovation professor, and founder of Link and Innovation, Inc. which focuses on helping entrepreneurs reach their potential. We discuss DAOs for business incubation, the future of decentralized clinical trials, and the state of Japan’s Web3 ecosystem.
Topics Covered Include:
00:40 Getting to know Shinya Yamamoto
02:50 Shinya’s journey to becoming a leader in the innovation space
04:02 What Shinya’s company Link & Innovation, Inc is all about
05:51 The idea behind the DICT business incubator
07:46 Difference between Japanese and global entrepreneurs
08:18 Shinya’s business leadership experience
09:25 DAO and Web3 in healthcare
12:25 Why identity is a huge thing in Web3
13:45 Why are DAOs so important for the future of business?
15:30 DAO management best practices
16:35 The biggest barriers to blockchain adoption in healthcare
17:37 Why more people need to be educated on NFTs and Blockchain
19:30 Why Shinya believes tokenomics is the future
20:23 The Singularity is near: Will we achieve mind uploading by 2045?
22:18 Parting thoughts
On November 8, FTX halted it’s non-fiat customer withdrawals, which obviously sent its customers into a panic. After the $8B shortfall in it’s accounting, FTX was forced to file for bankruptcy.
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