In line with the Digital Euro Association's core pillars of education, community-building and multidisciplinary collaboration, we have launched three working groups.
Privacy and Central Bank Digital Currencies
Launched on the 2 November 2022, the 2nd Public Digital Euro Working Group was chaired by Anne-Sophie Gógl and Dr. David Tercero-Lucas.
This working group of global experts delved into the topic of CBDC Privacy, examining the importance of privacy in CBDCs and how it impacts the successful adoption, usage, and implementation of digital currencies. Their paper entitled "Privacy and Central Bank Digital Currencies" examines privacy-preserving technologies and provides recommendations for ensuring privacy and security in a CBDC system is available for download.
S. Amiri, C. Bachir Brahim, C. Gerencsér, A. Ghosh, A.S. Gógl, J. Gutiérrez, K. Kaponda, C. Kraft, K. Ottoni, C. Pfister, A. Ralphs, D. Szego, Dr. D. Tercero-Lucas, F. Tronnier, L. Tullo, (2023). Privacy and Central Bank Digital Currencies. Digital Euro Association e.V.
Private Digital Euro Working Group
Launched on the 1 February 2022, the Private Digital Euro Working Group is chaired by Chris Ostrowski and Dr. Oriol Caudevilla.
This working group focused on topics related to privately issued money such as stablecoins, tokenized commercial bank money, etc. Their latest whitepaper may entitled - "Stablecoins:
Introduction and recommendations for the EU" is available for download.
E. Ahlborn, P. Bofinger, E. Copic, R. Covenas de Leon, A. Crant, C. de la Rubia, G. D’Imperio, W. Distler, S. Dreyer, B. Gherras, T. Haas, P.J.A. Hartmannsgruber, M. Henniges, C. Kraft, X. Lavayssière, F. Mayer, C. Oberrauch, J. Patchay, S. Palurovic, M. Polis, A. Spengel Portillo, G. Prettenthaler, A. Samid, S. Singhal, L. Suarez Barcia, H. Treiblmaier, L. Vanini, (2022). Stablecoins: Introduction and Recommendations for the European Union: Private Digital Euro Working Group Recommendations. Digital Euro Association e.V.
Public Digital Euro Working Group
Launched on the 8 February 2022, the Public Digital Euro Working Group is chaired by Anne-Sophie Gogl and Dr. Filippo Zatti.
This Working Group focused on topics related Central Bank Digital Currencies monitored by the ECB. This working group's paper entitled - "Ahead of the digital euro:
Public Digital Euro Working Group Recommendations" is available for download.
E. Ahlborn, C. Bachir, B. Suleiman, L. Suarez Barcia, R. Giovanna Barresi, J. Ford, D. Frade, J. Gutierrez, T. Haas, P. Hartmannsgruber, A. Kamping, D. Baytemür Köksal, C. Kraft, D. Mangini, M. Marz, D. Merz, C. Mouton, T. Ocal, S. Palurovic, J. Patchay, M. Polis, D. Radev, A. Samid, S. Sezer, L. Vanini, (2022). Ahead of the digital euro: Public Digital Euro Working Group Recommendations. Digital Euro Association e.V.
Working Group Members
Active contributors to the Private and Public Digital Euro Working Groups which are experts in their fields.
Iterations of the DEA Working Group
The DEA Working Groups are part of our mission for education in the stablecoin and CBDC space. Future iterations of the DEA Working Groups are planned.
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