Entries by bofrank1

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2. COBILITY Workshop

For the 2nd COBILITY Workshop 30 participants met this time to talk about two concrete Use Cases: “smart load carriers” and “dangerous goods transport” can be used. The diversity of the participating companies was particularly exciting in the group work. The next steps already have been decided. On the one hand, the topic “dangerous goods […]

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BMF Workshop on Blockchain Technology

The German government is pushing ahead with the development of its blockchain strategy. On the one hand, institutions and companies had the opportunity until the end of March 2019 to present their views on fields of application and challenges with regard to technology as well as economic, ecological and legal issues at an “Online Consultation […]

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Blockchain Masterclass 2019

As in the previous year, CHAINSTEP had the opportunity to host a Blockchain MasterClass at the IT Strategy Days. The tickets for the 90-minute event, which was deliberately held on a small scale, were quickly sold out. The Blockchain MasterClass of 2019 was divided into three sections: First, Jan Christoph Ebersbach from CHAINSTEP offered an […]

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Senator Westhagemann visits the Digital Hub Logistics

A high-ranking visitor to the Digital Hub Logistics: on 7 December 2018, Michael Westhagemann, the Senator for Economic Affairs in office just a few weeks ago, visited the innovation factory for logistics in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt warehouse district. Johannes Berg, Managing Director of the Hub, surprised our guest with a gift: “Senator Westhagemann will receive an […]

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Blockchain Business Summit + Digitalgipfel

At the Digital Summit in 2018, the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology clearly focused on artificial intelligence. Since the Bitkom did not want to ignore blockchain technology, the association organized a blockchain business summit on the first day of the digital summit at the same location as the summit, i.e. in the Nuremberg exhibition […]

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Three months after the announcement of the COBILITY initiative, the time had come on 28 November 2018: 22 participants from 16 companies and institutions met for the COBILITY kickoff at the Digital Hub Logistics in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt. After a brief introduction of the participants and the objectives of the COBILITY initiative, the detailed work began […]

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Blockhain Mania #16: COBILITY

On the evening before the COBILITY kickoff we had the opportunity to present COBILITY, the decentralized network for transport logistics, to the Hamburg Blockchain community as part of the successful “Blockchain Mania” Meetup series with all three initiators. The invitation was also supported by the Innovation Forum Hamburg and the Digital Hub Logistics, as the […]

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Dubai-Singapur-Tour Digital Hub Logistics

After months of preparation by the organizers, on November 17, 2018, a team of more than 20 participants from startups, public authorities and Hamburg institutions set out to explore the state of digitization in Dubai and Singapore for a week or so and gather ideas for their own direction. It was a fully packed program. […]

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Blue Rocket 2018

After the successful premiere in 2017, the 2nd edition of the Blue Rocket Congress organized by DVZ took place in November 2018. The venue was Digital Logistics in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt, the home of both CHAINSTEP and COBILITY. After entertaining impulse lectures and a very interesting panel discussion, the main part of the event began. 20 […]

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14. Hamburger Hafentag

The 14th Hamburg Harbour Day took place at the beginning of November 2018. In addition to classic strategy topics such as the terminal strategy, digital and ecological topics played a major role at the event. In addition to VR, Blockchain was also an important discussion point here. The slides of Frank Bolten’s initial presentation on […]