Category: Blockchain Innovation Conference

World’s largest blockchain Hackathon takes place in The Netherlands! Interview M2M track leader about teams and challenges

From today to april 8 the world’s largest blockchain hackathon Blockchaingers takes place in Groningen with 63 team in 9 tracks: Digital Nation Infrastructure, Energy Transition, Global Digital Identity, Health, Machine Economy, Public Safety & Security and the Future of Pensions. The visionary Jan Peter Doomernik, who at BIC17 spoke about autonomous cars owned by no-one and can be… Read more »

Bitfury Bus Dev VP Marc Taverner on Blockchain Solutions, Mining, Software Tools & HUT8

One of my favorite speakers at the Swiss Blockchain Leadership Summit was Marc Taverner, VP Business Development at Bitfury, one of the world’s largest blockchain solutions companies in mining and lots of other blockchain products. What do they do? And how did they get there? They’ve currently also partnered with very successful serial entrepreneur and crypto millionaire… Read more »

Blockchain for Dummies

Blockchain for Dummies Morning session with Paul Bessems, Simone Vermeend, Joël Happé and Vincent Everts. Video presentation Joël Happé & Vincent Everts Video presentation Simone Vermeend Video presentation Paul Bessems Video presentation closing session Presentation Joël Happé & Vincent Everts Presentation Simone Vermeend Presentation Paul Bessems SpeakersWatch Presentations <- Go back

Simone Vermeend (NN GROUP)

Simone Vermeend Simone Vermeend is Innovation Lead at NN Group and is responsible for setting up and supervising innovation experiments. She’s also author of ‘Blockchain - de technologie die de wereld radicaal verandert’, a book intended for anyone who wants to learn more about the possibilities of blockchain and related technologies like Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency.... Read more »

Paul Bessems (WECONET)

Paul Bessems Paul Bessems is CEO at Weconet Blockchain Technologies, helping organizations to create awareness and apply the concept of blockchain organizing, especially for knowledge intensive (service) organizations. Paul is an absolute blockchain expert and recently wrote a 600 paged book about the topic called: “blockchain organiseren (organizing blockchain)”. Paul is also author of 9... Read more »

Alex, Conny, Marloes, Paul (BECON + CURATORS)

Alex Bausch (BECON), Conny Dorrestijn (FIS), Marloes Pomp (Government), Paul Bessems (Weconet) Curators of the Business, Government and Technology track of the conference and BECON.global founder Alex Bausch! Video presentation SpeakersWatch Presentations <- Go back

Douwe van de Ruit (KPN)

Douwe van de Ruit Douwe van de Ruit is Business Lead Blockchain at KPNBlockchain Solution Stack. Douwe is specialized in blockchain, enterprise mobility & IoT technology, migration and architecture. and has over 10 years of experience in various ICT projects and business areas. Architect, consultant, technical lead, facilitator and trainer roles in projects such as... Read more »

Ad Kroft (National Blockchain Coalition)

Ad Kroft Ad Kroft is project leader at the Dutch National Blockchain Coalition. Currently Ad also works for the top sector program dutchdigitaldelta to develop a National Blockchain Core Competence Center (BC3). The competence center is intended to support companies and governments in developing application capabilities of blockchain or otherwise distributed ledger technologies. At the... Read more »

Stefan Visser (VGZ)

Stefan Visser Within Digital Cooperation Stefan Visser follows trends in the development of new technology. He sets up experiments for the most interesting developments to try out how implementing these technologies would affect businesses. This way he helps to implement new innovations faster. His primary focus areas are AI (especially virtual assistants) and blockchain. Video... Read more »

Jeffrey van der Eijk (Anchormen)

Jeffrey van der Eijk Jeffrey van der Eijk is Artificial Intelligence and Digital Reinvention Expert at Anchormen. Their mission is to power enterprises with game changing A.I. systems and digital A.I. chatbot technology. Jeffrey designs game changing A.I. systems for our customers. And boost traditional businesses into the “ Digital Game Changers” of the future... Read more »