The uses of blockchain e-voting technology is a topic at the center of international debate. In Italy, through a resolution, the Municipality of Napoli started a research group to develop this futuristic innovation.
Since April last year, the City of Napoli in Italy, has been closely studying the possibility of using blockchain technology in its voting processes, especially in the municipal system. The project seems to be approaching its successful completion, according to the Facebook post made by a team member of the Votazioni Napoli Blockchain.
Cinisello Balsamo and Lombardi region have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the application of blockchain technology. In the month of September 2019, Cinisello Balsamo will start the first experiment that the Lombardy Region implements for the application of the blockchain with the measure Nidi gratis.
The financial banking institutions in Italy must change to blockchain decisively because a conservative reaction, targeted at minimizing technological developments and limited to just meeting compliance obligations, may not guarantee endurance in the market. Carmelo Barbagallo, head of supervision in Bank of Italy, revealed on Feb 8, 2019 in Napoli, Fasi reports.
Mayor Luigi De Magistris used Bitcoin (BTC) to purchase a pizza at the historic Neapolitan Pizzeria during the Blockchain Napoli project presentation that occurred on December 15, 2018, according to a recent Cryptonomist report.