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Here we share our latest activities and other findings.

Conference 26 April: Making Blockchain happen in the public sector

18 March 2022

Though decentralized by nature, Blockchain is increasingly implemented in the centralized environment of the public sector. But while Blockchain is one of the most discussed tech topics, examples of o…

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Blockchain maturity in Roeselare (Belgium)

18 March 2022

On March 8, 2022 the BLING partners of the city of Roeselare and the University of Gothenburg held a BRAT workshop. BRAT stands for Blockchain Readiness Assessment Tool and is a method developed by th…

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Blockchain hackathon on Arts, water management and philosophy

18 March 2022

A blockchain hackathon on Arts, water management and philosophy? That sounds like a unique combination! Find out more about this hackathon on April 23rd in Belgium!

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Biggest Dutch blockchain project live in the city of Emmen

17 January 2022

The municipality of Emmen in The Netherlands has introduced a new way to help residents save energy: the Energy Wallet (or “EnergieKnip” in Dutch). This is a blockchain-app that allows residents to ea…

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Uzbek delegation visit to Groningen and the Hague

15 December 2021

On November 9th 2021, Groningen municipality welcomed an Uzbek delegation. The visit was part of the Uzbek’s delegation study tour in the Benelux to learn more about new technologies and digital trans…

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The BLINGathon was a fantastic event! Here are the winners:

15 November 2021

The BLINGathon hackaton organized by the 14 Bling project’s partners went well! We had over 137 participants and over 30 teams working on our 4 challenges for 30 hours long. The expert jury had a toug…

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The jury for the BLINGathon and keynote speaker Victoria Gago

11 November 2021

In the weekend of 13 & 14 November the BLINGathon event takes place. A big event where 34 teams and over 140 participants will pick their brains during the 30 hours hackathon to come up with the best …

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Skåne and Copenhagen Business School join forces in researching blockchain for the ‘common’

03 November 2021

On 12 and 13 October, the County Administrative Board of Skåne and the Copenhagen Business School (CBS) met in Copenhagen to plan the joint efforts in the BLING project.

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Registration for BLINGathon 13&14 November is open!

13 September 2021

On the 13th and 14th of November, the BLING project organizes their international blockchain-hackathon called ‘BLINGathon’. The registration is now open!

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Infographic on scams with cryptocurrencies now available

19 July 2021

How can you recognize scams with (crypto-)investments?

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