ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE
AUSTRIAN BLOCKCHAIN CENTER

23.03.2021

Days
Hours
Minutes


Conference will be streamed online

About the event

The Austrian Blockchain Center is an interdisciplinary research institute focused on Blockchain and related technologies. We are happy to invite you to the first edition of our Annual Conference.

In line with our research areas the conference will features talks ranging from technological aspects of blockchain technologies to legal topics related to virtual assets.

As a result of the current unclear situation we have to organize the conference in an online setting. 

The conference language is English. 

Attendance is free.

Our Schedule

Preliminary. Potentially subject to change.

9:00-9:40

Opening Remarks

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Welcome Adress

Opening Speech

European Blockchain Observatory & Forum (EUBOF) on the State of the Blockchain ecosystem in Europe and the prospects for Austria

Introduction to the Conference

Session 1
9:40-11:30

Asset Tokenization, Virtual Assets and Financial Services Use Cases

Blockchain Interoperability

Tokenize everything - How various assets are being tokenized in practice using Austrian law

Introduction: Digital Assets in Civil Law and Securities Law

Overview: EU Digital Finance Package

group, together, teamwork

Panel Discussion on Digital Assets and the EU Digital Finance Package

Session 2
11:45-13:00

Identity and eGovernment

Austrian Public Service Blockchain

Digital Identity

Integrating Europe: How Identification Will Help Building a Cross-Border E-Governance

Lunch Workshop by Federal Austrian Economic Chamber

Help us design the best framework conditions for a private sector Blockchain in Austria

Session 3
14:10-15:00

Machine Economy and Supply Chain Management

Traceability of food supply chains with distributed ledger technologies

How do you know, what you are "really" buying?

Session 4
15:15-17:00

Analytics, Security and Trust

Automated Security Analysis of Ethereum Smart Contracts

Pay to Win: Incentive attacks on Cryptocurrencies

Decentralized Finance (DeFi): Understanding and Managing Risks in Emerging Financial Technologies and Paradigms

Vulneralibity Management in Decentralized Systems

Closing Remarks

Our Partners and Sponsors

We would like to thank our partners for making this event possible

Research Funding

The Austrian Blockchain Center is funded partly by the national initiative
for COMET Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies.

ABOUT ABC

ABC Research GmbH

Favoritenstraße 111

1100 Vienna

Austria

Phone: +43 5 0262

Email: office@abc-research.at


HOW TO REACH US

by public transportation:

take the U1 to the station Reumannplatz, use the exit Quellenstraße, leave the exit on the right side, then you are almost at our entrance

by car: 

our office is in a pedestrian zone; there is an underground car park at Reumannplatz