The first funded proposal covered here with a second proposal just passed are focused on survey research of the Gold and jewelry business in England and an in depth drill down into a few specific businesses to understand how they would use Dash.
What will success look like?
Increased awareness of Dash within this specific business community and its Trade Association
Clear understanding of the barriers to adoption of Dash by this sector
Identified group of businesses who would like to become Dash Merchants
Once the survey is finalized and conducted it may become a good tool to use for other industries to better understand any specific issues with utilization of digital cash.