The European Blockchain Center will host the next Copenhagen Ethereum Meetup, held on August 28 from 6pm-9pm at the IT University of Copenhagen. Seats are limited – please register here: https://www.meetup.com/Copenhagen-Ethereum-Meetup/events/252115441/
Apply now for the European Blockchain Center’s third Blockchain Summer School, this year held at Copenhagen Business School. The application deadline is June 4, 2018. For more information please click here: https://blockchainschool.eu/
The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) is launching the first-ever anti-counterfeiting blockchain competition in Europe and invites the brightest blockchain teams to take part in a 4-day event from 22 to 25 June 2018, in the heart of the European Union in Brussels. Please click below for more information:
The IT University of Copenhagen and the European Blockchain Center are looking for applicants for PhD positions doing DLT / Blockchain research. Please click here for more information:
Watch European Blockchain Center leader Roman Beck talk about blockchain in the latest episode of Cast IT, a popular science podcast about foundations of information technology, hosted at IT University of Copenhagen.
Click below to watch the podcast:
Blockchain technology is taking the world by storm. From banking to health care, many tout blockchain as a cure-all. Others think blockchain will make matters worse. In between are those who see practical applications but caution on addictive use.
In this presentation, Ryan E. Long, will provide an overview of blockchain: technology and associated digital currencies; practical applications, particularly in the health and life sciences; and issues associated with the technology and its open source methods. Attendees will gain an understanding of blockchain and the debate over its use.
Ryan E. Long is a Stanford Law School Center for Internet and Society non-resident fellow and a cooperating attorney with the Electronic Frontier Foundation in San Francisco. Ryan E. Long represents technology, media, and design clients with their intellectual property, litigation, and related corporate matters. Previously, he was a litigator with the New York City office of Milberg LLP, among others. When he isn’t lawyering, Ryan writes satirical crime thrillers, teaches, swims, hikes, and tries to cook like a Danish chef.
Time: 26 February 2018, 15:00-17:00
Venue: Meeting box. 2nd floor, room 7A-2-04, Njalsgade 76, DK-2300 Copenhagen S
For registration, please click here
Registration deadline: 21 February 2018 12:00.
All other inquiries concerning the conference should be addressed to Rikke Hjort, at firstname.lastname@example.org
What if you had a 100% verifiable, traceable, and accurate picture of your product’s life cycle?
Together with InfinIT and RFID i DK, the European Blockchain Center invites to the first event in InfinIT’s new series “Future Briefings”. The event explores the potential of using blockchain to optimize supply chain management.
Blockchain technology, most known as the technology behind Bitcoin, is considered by many to be the key to a revolution of, among other things, supply chain management. Get started and gain insights how to apply the technology to optimize your company’s workflows.
A number of knowledgeable experts in the subject will talk about the technology, its potentials, and possible usage contexts. Professor Roman Beck, who is leading the European Blockchain Center, will be one of them.
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Business & Information Systems Engineering (BISE), one of the leading journals of the European Information Systems community, has just published a Special Issue on blockchain. The issue is co-edited by Roman Beck, the Head of the European Blockchain Center, and contains five articles that discuss emerging blockchain research issues. See here: https://link.springer.com/journal/12599/59/6/page/1
The Journal of the Association for Information Systems, one of the most prestigious journals in the Information Systems field, has issued a call-for-papers for a Special Issue on “Opportunities and Challenges of Blockchain Technology”. The submission deadline is March 1st, 2018. ITU Professor Roman Beck (Head of the European Blockchain Center) is one of the Guest Editors. More information: http://aisel.aisnet.org/jais/cfp_blockchain.pdf
There will also be a pre-ICIS workshop in Seoul where paper ideas can be presented and discussed. The submission deadline is October 1st, 2017. More information: http://aisel.aisnet.org/jais/cfp_pre-icis_workshop_blockchain.pdf
ITU Professor Roman Beck (Head of the European Blockchain Center) will teach a four-day PhD course on “Blockchain Economics in Theory and Practice” in fall 2018, hosted in Frankfurt by the VHB. More information and registration: http://vhbonline.org/veranstaltungen/prodok/kurse-2018/bc18/