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Welcome to Cardano Summit 2021: Live Opening Keynote

Charles Hoskinson delivers his vision for the future of Cardano

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Keynote: Culture, governance, and leading the way with Cardano

How can decentralized technology create fairer conditions for everyone?

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Keynote: Building great products on Cardano

Dynal Patel's vision for making Cardano the leading blockchain for innovative products

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Keynote: Evolution of critical systems with blockchain technology

Why blockchain technology holds the key to setting standards for the next century

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Keynote: Complexity, utility, and collaboration for a decentralized future

Jerry Fragiskatos presents his vision for expanding Cardano's commercial network

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Keynote: IOHK building a better future for all

How do we build a more democratic, ethical, and inclusive society and bring fairness to finance?

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Keynote: Decentralization for advancement in Africa

Cardano plans to enhance systems in Africa by building on ‘RealFi' and local collaboration

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Keynote: An update from the Cardano Foundation

Frederik Gregaard sets out some significant updates about the Cardano Foundation

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Keynote: Evolving legacy finance with blockchain technology

CFO Jeff Pollack on connecting traditional finance with the emerging blockchain space

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Closing Keynote

Charles Hoskinson closes the Summit and announces COTI as the official issuer of Djed, a new stablecoin for Cardano

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The future of onchain governance

Insights from Project Catalyst, and why community collaboration is key to Cardano's future

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DISH Announcement

Cardano partners with DISH, uniting global telecoms and blockchain for the first time

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Atala PRISM and Acuant Announcement

New strategic partner Acuant brings valuable security options to Atala PRISM

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Announcement: Building a new partnership ecosystem

New strategic collaboration with Chainlink Labs to help developers build smart contracts

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Adoption

Redefining DApp discovery: Bringing DApps to the mass market

How the dAppStore can be an open portal for developers to bring technology to a world of users

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Adoption

No longer a luxury: blockchain-backed product authentication

Luxury spirits brand Strait chooses Cardano for authentication using Atala Scan

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Cardano World

Live Closing Panel

Cardano thought-leaders come together to discuss where decentralization is heading

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Cardano World

Announcement: Bridging the gap – connecting people and capital

Discover the exciting new partnership with Oasis Pro to drive investment in developing nations

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Impact

Regulated entities & Cardano stake pools

UBX fintech venture studio discuss being the first regulated institution to run a public stake pool

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Impact

Planting a blockchain forest with the Cardano community

Cardano steps towards a carbon-positive future in a new partnership with Veritree

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Adoption

Announcement: Partnership with Rival Esports

Cardano Foundation and Rival partner on development of NFT Marketplaces for their gaming platforms

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Cardano World

Taking outputs as inputs

Learn how Cardano and the UTXO alliance will drive innovation across blockchain ecosystems

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Cardano World

Panel: RealFi – opening up opportunity for everyone

How does 'RealFi' drive real change and opportunity for those who need it?

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Impact

Building the Cardano community

Athlete Fabrizio Shao shares insights from his role as a Cardano Brand Ambassador

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Utility

Smart contract certification: the why and how

Discover how IO is working with experts to accelerate a formal certification process

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Building the sociotechnical operating system of the world

Find out what's needed for a secure and successful smart contracts system

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Light wallets: the path to accessibility for all

Learn about the value of light wallets and discover the new Cardano light wallet

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NFTs and Cardano

Take a deep dive into the world of NFTs with Cardano

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A commercial toolkit for ecosystem opportunity

Discover how Cardano offers opportunities for anyone to deliver services and products

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IO Research: the why, the what and the who

Prof. Aggelos Kiayias presents the benefits of research for the Cardano blockchain and ecosystem

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Cardano World

Charles & Billy Gibbons talk NFTs for good

Charles Hoskinson and rock legend Billy Gibbons talk decentralization, Africa, NFTs, and more

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Cardano World

Governance of the blockchain revolution: Introducing the DCF

Digital thinker and author Don Tapscott discusses the state of the union in the digital asset space

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Adoption

How exchanges enable adoption

Explore why exchanges are vital to cryptocurrencies, and in supporting blockchain ecosystems

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Impact

Blockchain for climate, environment and social impact

Discover four projects harnessing social innovation to address the climate crisis

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Adoption

Security on Cardano and industry trends

How can business risks be reduced to drive regulated market adoption?

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Adoption

The ultimate payment power grid

COTI CEO Shahaf Bar-Geffen joins IO's Josh Miller to share insights

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Adoption

Anti-maximalism: collaboration for industry growth

Interoperability is crucial for blockchain innovation. Is collaboration the answer?

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Utility

Research and university collaboration

Cardano collaborates on exciting research with two major universities

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Utility

Marlowe: the future of finance

Dive into how the Marlowe suite of products is making finance more accessible

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Impact

Social media: redefined on blockchain?

Can blockchain technologies solve the problems facing centralized social media?

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Cardano World

Hydra: a new era for scalability in Cardano

What scalability benefits does Hydra bring to the Cardano blockchain?

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Adoption

Wolfram: the art of science

Reviewing an NFT auction site with Wolfram, with custodial payments by COTI

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Impact

Building brighter futures in Rwanda with Blockchain

What Save the Children has learned so far in its partnership with Cardano Foundation

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Utility

Research update: Stake pool ranking

The latest thinking on reward sharing schemes and what that means for Cardano

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Utility

Babel fees: paying transaction fees with custom currencies

Discover a new model for paying fees on Cardano

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Governance

DCF development process: Boston Consulting Group

Joel Telpner & Kaj Burchardi discuss Decentralized Consortium Funding and its growing importance

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Adoption

Connecting the world to Cardano with Blockfrost's API

Built for the community, by the community, Blockfrost means developers can build DApps on Cardano

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Utility

The future of wallets on Cardano

Learn about the innovations inspiring the consumer wallets of the future

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Adoption

Building decentralized ecosystems on Cardano

What is Cardano's utility and why should decentralized ecosystems be built on the protocol?

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Impact

Smart contracts: the Plutus developer experience

Plutus developers discuss Cardano's evolution in the smart contract age

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Impact

Are NFTs the future of creative pursuit?

Thought-leaders discuss the transformational potential for NFTs in the art world

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Governance

Exploring models for creating a Cardano 'nation'

Imagining decentralized, people-first governance and the possibilities for a Cardano nation

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Utility

Bootstrapping a DeFi Stack on Cardano

How Plutus is uniquely positioned to deliver on the longer-term promise of DeFi

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Adoption

From grape to glass: how to track and trace wine shipped across continents

Blockchain technology and a traditional winery: a natural combination

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Governance

Treasury and governance: enabling collaborative intelligence

The latest advances to the treasury system and governance for Cardano's Voltaire development stage

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Utility

Bridging the multichain world

Learn more about multichains, and how Cardano is creating a blockchain of blockchains

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Governance

Voltaire: on the path to decentralized governance

Dor Garbash summarizes our progress towards decentralized governance and the road ahead

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Utility

Atala PRISM: powering the trust economy

Atala PRISM: what it can do, announcing a new partnership, and the PRISM Pioneer program

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Governance

Implementing and operating the DCF

A high-level primer on features and considerations of Decentralized Consortium Funding

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Adoption

Mithril: Linking Together a Stronger and Lighter Blockchain

What is the Mithril protocol, what are its benefits, and how can it be used effectively?

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Impact

Building community in Africa

Cardano and IceAddis partner to distribute a $6m fund to African entrepreneurs

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Utility

Hydra: the multi-headed scalability protocol

The Hydra team take us through their latest work, and its benefits for Cardano

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Cardano World

What is the Professional Services Group and how can we help?

How Professional Services Group is driving enterprise and government engagement, and adoption of Cardano

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Cardano World

Building virtual worlds for the IO Summit

Dive into the virtual world specially created for Cardano Summit 2021

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EMURGO: investing in Cardano's future

Learn about EMURGO's vision and its plans to invest in Cardano's decentralized future

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Cardano World

The importance of education for blockchain adoption

Education in blockchain technology will improve the lives of billions of people

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Cardano World

A singular vision: Ben Goertzel

Discover the future of AI in the Cardano ecosystem

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Cardano World

Meeting of the Minds with Charles Hoskinson, Alon Shulman & Paul Oakenfold

Dance music pioneers discuss the role of blockchain in the music industry with IO CEO

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Governance

Cardano CIPs: emerging standards

What does the emergence of standards mean for the Cardano ecosystem?

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Governance

The Power of Catalyst

Discover the power of Project Catalyst and how it's changing lives in the Cardano community

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Governance

Decentralized software updates

How can Cardano achieve secure, efficient updates and decentralize software updates?

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Impact

Wall Street & the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Can we achieve real-world social impact and return on investment at the same time?

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Utility

Building DApps with Plutus

Discover the Plutus programming platform, and its future for secure DApp development

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Utility

The Ouroboros family

Ouroboros is at the heart of Cardano, and it will only get stronger and better

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Adoption

Bridging conscious compliance, decentralization and sovereignty to Cardano

Discover why Iagon is building a service around user rights and sovereignty on Cardano

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Utility

Alonzo and beyond: optimizing smart contracts on Cardano

From scripting in the Shelley era, to our Alonzo accomplishments, and what lies ahead

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Adoption

Mobilizing communities to create, build, and educate

Community members are driving the Cardano ecosystem forward—and so can you. Find out how

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Utility

What's in store for Yoroi wallet users?

Discover the new features coming to Yoroi thanks to smart contracts on Cardano

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Adoption

How regulated capital is adopting cryptocurrencies

Blockchain leaders discuss adoption, trends, and how to overcome global hurdles

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Utility

Walking the chain: data analytics for Cardano

Find out how the IO data analytics team assists with the integration of Cardano with customers

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Utility

The design & minds behind Plutus

Final outcomes, robustness, and correctness: why these have to be our focus

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Governance

Introducing the DCF concept

With decentralized consortium funding, we can better direct and govern decentralized networks

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Adoption

Bitpoint: ada and the Japanese exchange future

Cardano Foundation, IOG, and Bitpoint unite to unlock the potential for ada in Japan

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Utility

Marlowe Run: prototype demo

Watch this demo and see how a smart contract is set up on Marlowe Run, and how it functions

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Adoption

MUKN: Lighting the way for smart contracts using Glow

MUKN co-founders Francois-Rene Rideau and Alexander Smart take us on a deep dive of Glow

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Impact

CryptoBisons: gaming with Cardano NFTs

Meet the CryptoBisons: a game where you can acquire NFT bisons linked to the real world

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Governance

The anatomy of the DCF

Rodney Prescott presents an overview of the Decentralized Consortium Funding concept

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Governance

Overview of the Decentralized Consortium Fund (DCF)

Joel Telpner explains the what, the why and the how of Decentralized Consortium Funding

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Cardano World

LIVE: AI & Robots: Charles & Ben talk past, present and future

What does the future hold for AI and how can blockchain be part of it?

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Impact

Growing the Cardano ecosystem with cFund

Take a deep dive into the cFund and how to get funding for your business

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Impact

World Mobile – Stronger connected

World Mobile partners with IO to create a more sustainable future, with everyone connected

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Impact

How Cardano blockchain education benefits societies and individuals

EMURGO Academy is building a global Cardano workforce, empowering the public and improving societies

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Impact

Cardano Foundation & SDGs: Giving Identities to the unidentified

AID:Tech and the Cardano Foundation come together to support sustainable development

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Catalyst

DApps & Integrations

What applications will provide the most value for end users in 2021?

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Catalyst

Distributed decision making

How can we help the Catalyst community get better at distributed decision making?

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Community

Catalyst

Discover three Project Catalyst-funded projects currently in development

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Catalyst

Disaster: When all is at stake

How can we incentivize stake pool participation in decentralized disaster recovery tests?

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Catalyst

Multilingual resources

How to motivate non-English speakers to learn about and grow the Cardano ecosystem?

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Community

Community

Meet our vibrant community and discover their projects, from NFTs to dApps, wallets and more

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Catalyst

Fund7 challenge setting

What challenges should the community prioritize for Fund7?

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Community

Plutus Partners

Meet our partners and discover the DApps they're building with Plutus to test the network

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Community

Certification Partners

Discover demos from our partners, certifcation experts TWEAG and QuviQ

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Catalyst

DeFi and Microlending for Africa

Enabling micro-lending and DeFi DApp solutions for the African landscape

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Catalyst

Scale-UP Cardano’s DeFi Ecosystem

Encouraging DeFi teams to build and deploy open finance solutions on Cardano

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Catalyst

Partnerships for Global Adoption

Partnering with United Nations Development Programme and World Bank Group for mass adoption

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Catalyst

Scale-UP Cardano’s Community Hubs

Encouraging Local Community Hubs to drive adoption and awareness of Cardano

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Catalyst

Catalyst value onboarding

"How can we encourage our community to meaningfully participate in Project Catalyst? "

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Catalyst

Proposer outreach

Attracting entrepreneurs from outside the Cardano ecosystem to submit Catalyst fund proposals

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Catalyst

Developer ecosystem

Creating a positive developer experience to help them focus on building successful apps

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Catalyst

Improve and Grow Auditability

How to make auditing funded proposals efficient, distributed, and transparent?

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Catalyst

Metadata challenge

How can we utilize transaction metadata to solve real-world problems?

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Catalyst

DLT Entrepreneurship Toolbox

How can early stage entrepreneurs develop their skills to win voter backing?

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Catalyst

NFT Business models

Becoming the blockchain of choice for NFT-based businesses with non-art use cases

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Catalyst

Atala PRISM DID Mass-Scale Adoption

What will drive mass-scale adoption of decentralized IDs on Cardano?

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Catalyst

Cardano Emerging Threat Alarm

How can we identify threats to the Cardano blockchain before it overcomes the system?

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Catalyst

Grow Africa, Grow Cardano

How do we seed and grow Cardano in Africa?

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Community

Stake Pools

Meet some of the stake pools running the decentralized Cardano network, and learn more about missions

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