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Web Summit 2019 - Opening Night

Aislinn Keely

Assistant Editor | The Block

Aislinn Keely is an assistant editor of cryptocurrency and blockchain-focused publication The Block. Aislinn first  joined The Block in 2019, reporting on policy and regulation pertaining to digital assets. In 2020, she became an assistant editor at The Block, helping to shape editorial coverage in addition to reporting the policy beat. She’s broken down news on topics like the growing interest in a U.S. central bank digital currency, bitcoin ETF proposals, the global response to FATF rules and the regulatory response to Facebook’s Libra.

Previously, she worked in radio, newscasting at WFUV. She is a graduate of Fordham University. During her time there, she proudly served as the editor-in-chief of the university’s century-old journal of record. Aislinn is based in New York City.