Blockchain & Film Industry #1
This is the first introductory meetup, featuring a Blockchain & Web3 Intro for newbies, highlighting film industry related use cases, presented by Shermin Voshmgir of BlockchainHub.
Wolf Bosse from ARRI will then talk about “100 years of Innovation”.
Over the next few months we will be hosting meetups focusing on blockchain startups working on specific film industry related solutions. TBA soon!
19:00 Doors open, networking
19:20 Intro by organizers
19:30 Blockchain & Film, Shermin Voshmgir + Q&A
100 Years Innovation, Wolf Bosse + Q&A
Wolf Bosse – Director of Strategic Business Development at ARRI Wolf will speak about how a company remains innovative for as long as 100 years and how a manufacturer of highly complex physical devices expands into the digital sphere.
Wolf is Director of Strategic Business Development at ARRI, the world’s leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of digital cameras, digital intermediate (DI) and lighting equipment. An innovator at heart, he has shaped the German post-production landscape as managing director of Das Werk and launched and build ARRI’s cutting edge Berlin Mitte operation. He now oversees the development of new business activities at 100 year old ARRI. Wolf is based in Berlin, father of two kids, loves bicycle racing and is a recipient of the Red Dot Design Award.
Shermin Voshmgir – Founder BlockchainHub
Shermin will explore possible applications of the blockchain in the film industry: how might the blockchain impact distribution of audiovisual content, the revenue streams or the rights management? How might ICO’s be used as a financing tool?
Shermin is the founder of BlockchainHub and runs BlockchainHub Berlin. She is on the advisory board of the Estonian e-residency program a curator of the DOA and regularly speaks at conferences and consults on Blockchains & Smart Contracts. Shermin did her PhD in IT-Management at the Vienna University of Economics, where she used to work as an assistant professor and currently lectures blockchain related topics. Furthermore she studied film and drama in Madrid. Her past work experience ranges from internet start-ups, IT consulting & filmmaking. Among others her films have screened in Cannes and at dOCUMENTA.