Twitter analysis: the blockchain ecosystem in Crypto Valley

Crypto Valley, between Zug and Zurich, is a Mecca for blockchain enthusiasts. But who are the players? Our network analysis makes the Twitter ecosystem in Crypto Valley visible.

Italian charm offensive: Eataly World food park

A theme park with a new concept is opening its doors in Bologna with the goal of bringing the entire supply chain alive when it comes to classic Italian dishes. Eataly World aims to create a unique location that places the provenance of ingredients in the spotlight.


The Blockchain Valley Conference in a nutshell

Alex Tapscott’s words of encouragement for attendees of the Blockchain Valley Conference: “Start now!” Not all the speakers saw the technology as a revolution, although they did agree that blockchain will have far-reaching implications for all industries. Read a summary of the conference here.

Daniel Grieder: “The biggest risk is not taking any risks”

Tommy Hilfiger's digital showroom was only the beginning of the fashion label's transformation. At the GDI International Retail Summit, Hilfiger CEO Daniel Grieder will show how his company is keeping pace with innovation and digitalisation.


Geostrategist Parag Khanna on direct technocracy

Geostrategist Parag Khanna recommends a government system in which big states learn from the small. We spoke to him about democracy, good governane and Switzerland and Singapure as role models at the conference "Tyler Cowen and Parag Khanna at GDI".

Jesse Grushack: "We give artists a way to easily licence their music"

Jesse Grushack, Co-Founder of blockchain-based Ujo Music on how to create a fair ecosystem for the music industry. "It's about taking blockchains components and make these systems usable."

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Speakers, guests and impressions in the gallery of our media partner NZZ Online.

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