New project: Circular Plastic Supply Chains

ABC Research announces the start of a new research project on circular plastic supply chains in cooperation with CCB Management Services (a subsidiary of Coca-Cola HBC Group) and WU Wien. The goal of this project is the better understanding of the relevant supply chain processes around plastic bottles and how recycling quotas could be increased, […]

ABC Blockchain Talk #3

On March, 4th 2021 we will continue our lecture series with a presentation on the following topic: Automated Security Analysis of Ethereum Smart Contracts ABC Blockchain Talk #3 by Univ. Prof. Matteo Maffei ( Head of Research Unit Security and Privacy at TU Vienna) and Dr. Zoltan Fazekas (Managing Director and Blockchain Lead at iteratec […]

First batch of new Training Program starts on February 18th

ABC Research and WU Executive Academy launch “Blockchain Transforming Business”-Training Program  In this program, you will gain a broad understanding of blockchain technology. This will empower you to make better strategic decisions when utilizing this new technology. ABC Research and the WU Vienna Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics together with experts from various industries will give you […]

ABC Blockchain Talk #2

On February, 10th 2021 we will continue our lecture series with a presentation on the following topic: Laundering Money with Cryptoassets: Known Strategies and Containment Methods Cryptoassets can certainly be regarded as a disruptive innovation that has the potential to transform the financial sector. However, a small fraction of transactions also account for illicit activities, […]

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 […]

Austrian Blockchain Award 2020 – Award Ceremony

Slightly later than originally planned and in a smaller scale due to Corona, the certificates and prizes were handed over to the finalists and winners of the Austrian Blockchain Award 2020 on 28.8.2020.

Blockchain Award

The Austrian Blockchain Center (ABC) together with the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber initiated the Austrian Blockchain Award for the first time this year. The Austrian Blockchain Award aims to honour outstanding and unique blockchain projects that demonstrate a sustainable business model, proven practical suitability and disruptive application possibilities.