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Breakfast Club 07: (De)central Digital Currencies and Public Offerings. What’s next?

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Congress Centrum Alpbach
Plenary / Breakfast Club
in deutscher Sprache

Several central banks, such as the Swedish Riksbank, are working on the introduction of sovereign e-currencies as a supplement to the existing fiat money. At the same time, new forms of public offerings such as ICOs and STOs are decentralising how capital is raised. How does it all fit together? What will come next, and are we prepared?

Assistant Professor, Finance, University of Liechtenstein, Vaduz Introduction
Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Bitpanda GmbH, Vienna
Senior Economist, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
Podcast Host, Bitcoin & Co; Author and Keynote Speaker; President, DAAA - Digital Asset Association Austria, Vienna Chair

Dr. Martin ANGERER

Assistant Professor, Finance, University of Liechtenstein, Vaduz

since 2009 Frequent Lecturer, Ramkhamhaeng University of Bangkok and Hat Yai, Danube University Krems, University of Innsbruck
2011-2012 Post-Doc in Finance, University of Liechtenstein, Vaduz
since 2012 Assistant Professor, Finance, University of Liechtenstein, Vaduz
since 2016 Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Family Office, Vaduz
since 2016 Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Real Estate Development, Vaduz

Eric DEMUTH

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Bitpanda GmbH, Vienna

 Eric Demuth is an entrepreneur with an eSports background. Whilst being active in the financial industry in London and Vienna since 2009, he also founded his first company. Frustrated by how hard it was to buy and sell digital currencies like Bitcoin, he co-founded Bitpanda in 2014 together with Paul Klanschek and Christian Trummer. Before all this, he traveled the world on cargo ships while working as a ship’s mechanic, followed by economics studies at the WU Wien and London School of Economics & Political Science.

Dr. Beat WEBER

Senior Economist, OeNB - Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna

Dipl.-Ing.in Anita POSCH

Podcast Host, Bitcoin & Co; Author and Keynote Speaker; President, DAAA - Digital Asset Association Austria, Vienna

 Anita Posch is an entrepreneur, media producer, host of the Bitcoin & Co. Podcast and author of a Bitcoin beginners book available on Amazon. She is the president of the non-profit organization DAAA - Digital Asset Association Austria and a member of Bitcoin Austria. She translated "The Internet of Money" by Andreas M. Antonopoulos to german. In her podcast she discusses the philosophy, ideas and concepts behind Bitcoin with guests like Adam Back, Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Prof. Alfred Taudes, and many more. Anita Posch has as strong background in web development, e-commerce and online business. Her clients included KTM Sportmotorcycle AG, woom GmbH or Vienna University of Economics. Her work has been recognized in publications like diePresse, Wirtschaftsblatt, Futurezone or Gewinn. 2017 she finished the "Digital Currencies" course at the University of Nicosia. Anita has a Multimedia Producer Diploma from the SAE Institute and studied Urban Planning at the Technical University of Vienna.

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