Dr Shermin Voshmgir

Founder, BlockchainHub, Berlin, Germany
"Join me on the 8th of March 2019 where I will be giving an exclusive interview on Art Meets Blockchain and speaking on how the art world can benefit from blockchain technology. Learn more on the overview page and register now to be part of this."

BlockchainHub is a network of independent hubs that advocate blockchain, smart contracts and the decentralized web to all stakeholders in society.

Shermin is the director of the Research Institute for Crypto Economics at the Vienna University of Economics, and the founder of BlockchainHub. She is also advisor of Jolocom, a blockchain based identity protocol and Wunder, a decentralized Art Museum. In the past, she was a curator of TheDAO and on the advisory board of the Estonian E-residency. She regularly speaks at conferences and consults on Blockchains especially in the context of sustainability and social impact of future technologies. Shermin did her PhD in IT-Management at the Vienna University of Economics. Furthermore she studied film and drama in Madrid. Among others her films have screened in Cannes and at dOCUMENTA. Her past work experience ranges from internet start-ups, IT consulting & filmmaking. She is Austrian, with Iranian roots, and lives between Vienna and Berlin.