First Annual ABC Conference 2021

ABC Research is very happy to invite you to the first edition of our Annual Conference – the ABC Conference 2021 on March 23rd 2021!  In line with our research areas the conference features talks ranging from technological aspects of blockchain technologies to legal topics related to virtual assets. Attendance is free. Registration required. For further […]

ABC Blockchain Talk kicks off

ABC Research starts a new lecture series on Blockchain. The series covers a wide variety of current Blockchain-related topics and aims to highlight innovative solutions and research approaches from the Austrian Blockchain ecosystem. The ABC Blockchain Talk kicks off on Thursday, December 17th 2020 with a talk on “Digital Identity on the Blockchain: challenges and […]

Call for Master Thesis

ABC Research in cooperation with the Institute of Corporate Law at the WU offers the opportunity to write your Master Thesis (in German) on the Governance and Permissioned Blockchains. Your thesis will be part of an interdisciplinary research project on the Governance of Blockchains. If you are a student of Business Law at the WU and interested […]

Evaluating Blockchain Technologies for Decentralized Finance

In a cooperation with our partners Cryptix AG and RIAT, the Austrian Blockchain Center (ABC) has tackled one of the most often discussed use cases of Blockchain technology: Decentralized Finance (DeFi), in particular privacy-preserving decentralized payment systems. The research initiative, which was embedded in Cryptix’s “Project Pallas”, looked into questions on scalability, degree of decentralization […]