Global Standards Mapping Initiative

The most comprehensive effort to map and analyze the blockchain and digital asset landscape across five key areas:

  1. Legislation and regulatory guidance
  2. Technical standards
  3. Industry standards and recommendations
  4. University courses and degree programs
  5. Industry consortia


Geographical Region

Additional Resources:

List of Blockchain Industry Consortia

We are grateful to our research partners for this portion of the report: Accenture, ESG Intelligence, Global Digital Finance (GDF).

Accredited Academic Institutions Offering Blockchain Courses and Degrees

Thank you to our partner Blockchain Education Network (BEN) for their contributions to this research.

GSMI Fellows Program:

The GBBC partnered with seven academic institutions actively involved in blockchain and digital asset research to launch the GSMI Fellows Program, an eight-month fellowship for exceptional students from partners institutions to contribute to GSMI 2.0 research and analysis.

Partner Institutions

  • KAIST (Daejon, South Korea)
  • Miami University Farmer School of Business (Oxford, Ohio)
  • Portland State University (Portland, Oregon)
  • Singapore Management University School of Law (Singapore)
  • University of Bahrain (Zallaq, Bahrain)
  • University of Dundee (Dundee, Scotland)
  • University of Wyoming Center for Blockchain and Digital Innovation (Laramie, Wyoming)
Learn More and Meet the GSMI Fellows