The group also wants more research and academic studies into the technology.
A new group seeking to promote research and support blockchain firms has been formed.
The Ticino Blockchain Technologies Association was launched with the participation of the University of Southern Switzerland, also known as the Università della Svizzera Italiana (USI), and the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI).
The group’s goal is to support research and companies in the blockchain sector and promote academic studies of the technology.
Other founding members are Bitcoin.com, Copernicus Holdings, Eligma, Euronovate, Eventboost, Pangea Blockchain Fund, Poseidon Group, the Quadrans Foundation, StrongBlock.io, Superflat and the Swiss Blockchain Consortium.
“Blockchain is today a much-discussed technology.