Shermin Voshmgir is the director of the interdisciplinary Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics at the Vienna University of Economics, and the founder of BlockchainHub in Berlin.
Voshmgir did her PhD in IT-Management at the Vienna University of Economics at the Department for Information Systemes. Furthermore, she studied Film and Drama in Madrid. Her past work experience ranges from internet start-ups, IT consulting & filmmaking. She was advisor to various start-ups like Jolocom, a blockchain based identity protocol, Wunder, a decentralized Art Museum, and the Estonian E-residency program. Voshmgir also speaks at conferences and consults on implications and applications of Blockchain and other DLTs, with special focus on the "Token Economy". Furthermore she was a curator of TheDAO. She is Austrian, with Iranian roots, and lives between Vienna and Berlin.
Recent publication: Token Economy. How Blockchains and Smart Contracts Revolutionize the Economy, English, 2019. The German version will be published by O'Reilly in November 2019.
The talk opens a week of community college program on The Black Box Issues (20/9 – 28/9 2019).
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Admission EUR 2
Free with exhibition ticket or annual ticket and for Community College members.
FRI, 20.09. / 19:00
Kunsthalle Wien Karlsplatz