On June 21, 2018, I will give a talk on the potentials of blockchain at the After Work XChange in Munich organized by the Plan.Net Innovation Studio.
I will chair the track “Rethinking IS Strategy and Governance in the Digital Age” of the 27th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2019) togehter with Martin Wiener from Bentley University and Monideepa Tarafdar from Lancaster University. ECIS 2019 will take place from June 8-14 in Stockholm-Uppsala, Sweden. It is the most prestigious conference of the European Information Systems research community. The call for papers of our track can be found here.
Our article “Integrating the Troublemakers: A Taxonomy for the Cooperation between Retail Banks and Fintechs” co-authored by André Schweizer, Benedict Drasch and me has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Economics and Business. The Journal publishes high quality research papers in all fields of finance and in closely related fields of economics. The Journal is interested in both theoretical and applied research with an emphasis on topics in corporate finance, financial markets and institutions, and investments. In our paper, we present a taxonomy for the cooperation between retail banks and fintechs. The paper can be downloaded here.
I will chair the IT Strategy and Management track of the 14. Internationale Tagung Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI 2019) together with Paul Drews from Leuphana University of Lüneburg. WI 2019 will take place from February 24 to 27 in Siegen, Germany. It is the most prestigious conference of the German Information Systems research community. The call for papers of our track can be found here.
As part of the IT-Forum Oberfranken, I hosted a panel on the future of work in the digital age. Together with four experts from both academia and practice, I discussed about our perspectives on the new work life as well as resulting chances and challenges. A video of the panel discussion can be accessed here.
In the recent episode of the kryptohelden podcast, I was interviewed by Hung Tieu on the foundations, benefits and challenges as well as use cases of the blockchain technology. The podcast can be accessed here.
In December, I gave a talk about the opportunities and challenges of the blockchain technology at the conference day of it-economics in Munich. Here you find a clip with some impressions of my talk and those of others