The Concordium Foundation is a Swiss-based non-profit with the goal to build the world’s leading open-source, permissionless, and decentralized blockchain with built-in user identity at the protocol level. Concordium supports regulatory compliance, allowing businesses to harness the power of blockchain technology.Governance Committee Decisions
Privacy-Centric, Public Blockchain
The Concordium Foundation is supervised by the Swiss authorities, with a clear purpose defined in its Public Deed. The Foundation Board is tasked with ensuring that the Concordium protocol continues to develop and remain relevant to the needs of users within the parameters of the Foundation's purpose.
Concordium CCD Stakeholders will assume a central role in suggesting and determining the priorities for the Concordium platform through the Governance Committee, whilst the Board will act as a guarantor that the Concordium principles of privacy with accountability and the Public Deed of the Concordium Foundation (Link) are adhered to. The Foundation Board will retain the role as supreme body of the Foundation after full decentralization, but key functions will be delegated to the Governance Committee.
The Concordium Foundation Board will appoint a Governance Committee with five members to oversee the governance decentralization process, the on-chain governance mechanisms, and the tokenomics, including the CCD growth rate & inflation. At this stage, the Governance Committee is 100% appointed by the Concordium Foundation Board.
CCD Stakeholders appoint two members of the Governance Committee by on-chain vote, expanding the Committee from five to seven members. The Governance Committee can propose changes to the protocol on-chain.
At this stage, 28.6% of the Governance Committee is appointed by the CCD Stakeholders.
CCD Stakeholders appoint two further members of the Governance Committee by on-chain vote, expanding the Committee from seven to nine members. Stakeholders can propose changes to the protocol and vote on the changes on-chain. The Governance Committee will oversee the implementation and ordering of decisions made by the Stakeholders.
At this stage, 44.4% o the Governance Committee is appointed by the CCD Stakeholders.
CCD Stakeholders appoint two further members of the Governance Committee by on-chain vote, replacing two of the initial five Committee seats appointed by the Foundation Board. The Committee’s total membership remains at nine members, with two seats up for election every year. CCD Stakeholders can implement changes to the protocol. The Governance Committee acts as the executor of decisions passed by the Stakeholders.
At this stage, 66.6% of the Governance Committee is appointed by the CCD Stakeholders.
At this stage, 100% of the Governance Committee will be appointed by CCD Stakeholders.
2021-09-22 | 06:00:00.00 UTC
Update the minimum staked amount for becoming a baker to 14000.000000 CCD
2021-10-13 | 10:00:00.00 UTC
Update the protocol: Enable transfer memos specification
2021-10-13 | 10:00:00.00 UTC
Add a new identity provider.
Name: Digital Trust Solutions.
Description: Identity verified by Digital Trust Solutions on behalf of Concordium.
2022-01-11 | 11:00:00.00 UTC
Update the protocol: Enable account aliases specification
2022-01-26 | 14:30:00.00 UTC
Update the chain-update level 2 keys
2022-02-08 | 08:00:00.00 UTC
The GC approves the decision to regularly update the microGTUPerEuro parameter to match the current exchange rate. This will be done by sourcing the data from oracles. The initial update frequency is set to 30 minutes. Updates may also be done manually if needed.
2022-06-01 | 08:00:00.00 UTC
The GC approves the delegation parameters to appear in update 008.
2022-06-23 | 08:00:00.00 UTC
The protocol change adds support for delegation, new smart contracts that support larger state, synchronous calls, and a number of cryptographic primitives. Read more
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