Next Big Thing AG host IoT and Blockchain Expert Talks

Posted by Sami on April 2017

NEXT BIG THING AG TO HOST EVENT OF EXPERT TALKS IN IOT SECURITY AND FEASIBILITY OF BLOCKCHAIN APPLICATIONS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Kreuzberg, Berlin: Wednesday May 3, 2017 - 19:00 UTC+1

On Wednesday 3 May at Tempelhofer Ufer 17 Next Big Thing AG will host an event of expert talks on the topics of IoT and Blockchain technology. Speakers from IOTA and eciotify will be sharing their expertise and experience across use-case oriented IoT and blockchain business models, their visions for the future, and the technological competencies and challenges faced by their respective ventures.

This is a public event, anyone wanting to attend can confirm their attendance here. Those interested, but unable to attend on the day, will be able to tune in to a live stream of the event at our YouTube channel.

Speakers

Dominik Schiner is a co-founder of IOTA, a revolutionary new distributed ledger for the Internet of Things that solves the issues of scalability and fees. With IOTA, Dominik's core focus is on the intersection of blockchain and IoT and how it will give rise to the machine economy. He has won several innovation prizes from Deloitte, Wanxiang, GTEC and the Emirates NBD Group. He has had several blockchain startups in Switzerland, the UK and Germany and is also a member of the European Parliament.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Gajek is the co-founder of eciotify, and former Professor at the University of Applied Sciences in Flensburg for the Institute "Information and communication". He has a strong focus, and has published many papers, on the topics of cryptography and information security. Sebastian envisions eciotify as a playground for cutting-edge technology in the blockchain technology.

About Next Big Thing AG

Next Big Thing AG is a Berlin-based IoT company builder that offers a complete framework for the acceleration of IoT ventures. Our goal is to promote digital transformation and IoT-driven innovation for startups and companies throughout Europe.

We facilitate the merging of all necessary components of a successful venture, providing access to a thriving ecosystem of investors, startups, corporate partners, hardware and software engineers and technology providers. Our unique approach to company building distills the most valuable ideas whilst offering a framework in which they can thrive, guiding our ventures from concept right through to prototyping and beyond.

Since launching in August 2016 we have successfully launched numerous IoT ventures across energy, property / facility management and assisted living sectors whilst at the same time developing our own tech stack of enabling technologies in blockchain and secure hardware.

Contact: Sami Sharaf
Email: sami.sharaf@nbt.ag

Twitter: @nbt_ag

Event Details:
Date: 05/03/2017
Time: 19:00 UTC+1
Address: Tempelhofer Ufer 17, 10963, Berlin, Germany

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