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Wednesday, November 14 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
From Science Docs to Cryptocurrency: Welt der Wunder TV's Bold Blockchain Venture

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The creators of Germany’s most-loved science and documentary series Welt der Wunder made headlines this year with their plunge into blockchain. Lead by CEO and Founder Hendrik Hey, Welt der Wunder TV are developing a blockchain-managed license, trading and sales platform and MILC, their own cryptocurrency. Their aim is to connect international broadcasters, VOD and online video producers with a $500 billion global market of purchasers and advertisers, all while funding a series of innovative film projects. Is this new venture an outlier in the world of German entertainment, or will they be the first of a wave of blockchain disruptors seeking to fix a broken industry? Which challenges have they tackled so far, which risks do they expect to face in the years to come? Find out why Welt der Wunder TV are betting everything on blockchain in this final case study.

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Hendrik Hey

CEO (CTPiX Speaker), Welt der Wunder TV
Hendrik Hey is a journalist, presenter and moderator, and the founder and CEO of MILC (Welt der Wunder), of which he is also a majority shareholder. Hendrik began his career broadcast journalism since 1987, specialising in national news and politics reporting and serving as producer... Read More →

Wednesday November 14, 2018 6:00pm - 7:00pm CET
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