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Here we share our latest activities and other findings.

Odyssey Hackathon rescheduled 13-15 November 2020 online

19 May 2020

The Odyssey Hackathon that was to take place in April 2020 in Groningen has been rescheduled to November 13-15 2020. The event will take place online.

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Online Steering Committee meeting BLING was a success

19 May 2020

Due to the COVID-19 measures the BLING consortium couldn’t get together in Edinburgh as originally planned. So agenda points were discussed, an agenda made and a Webex meeting planned on Tuesday 12 an…

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Odyssey rescheduled to June 19-21

03 March 2020

The Odyssey Hackathon that was to take place in April in Groningen has been rescheduled to June 19-21.

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Cancelled: Collider Event Edinburgh on March 18 2020

14 February 2020

UPDATE: This event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 virus. A Collider is a conceptual design event, bringing together computational thinking and design thinking, to pull informaticians toget…

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Berlin: bringing together blockchain ecosystems

31 January 2020

On the 29th of January the event ‘Blockchain = Collaboration’ was organised in Berlin. The event was about collaboration, and particularly the collaboration between the German and the Dutch blockchain…

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Academic BLING partners are developing a framework to assess blockchain pilots

31 January 2020

How do you measure the success of a blockchain experiment? And how can you compare it to pilots that have been done in different places? In order to capture the learning processess that happen on many…

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Are organisations ready for blockchain? The development of the Blockchain Readiness Assessment Tool

31 January 2020

How do you find out if your organisation is ready for blockchain? And what would be necessary in your organisation to implement a blockchain based application? To help answer these kinds of questions,…

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Odyssey Hackathon 3 - 5 april 2020 Groningen, the Netherlands

17 January 2020

[updated] The hackathon has been rescheduled to June 19-21[/updated] Join us in one of the biggest blockchain events worldwide: Odyssey. The Odyssey Hackathon is held annually in Groningen, the Nether…

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Blockchain challenges in Flanders & Europe

24 December 2019

Last week on December 17th 2019 Howest University of Applied Sciences in Belgium held a Grand Finale of the end of their First Blockchain Lab period for 2019. This conference was held near Brussels,…

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Reporting back from CordaCon

16 December 2019

On october two BLING partners attended CordaCon, one of the biggest blockchainconferences in the world. Some insights and lessons are shared here.

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