Shermin Voshmgir is Director of the Research Institute for Crypto Economics at the Vienna University of Economics, and the founder of BlockchainHub, an international network of autonomous Hubs that promote the idea of blockchain, crypto economics and the decentralised web.

Voshmgir is an adviser to Jolocom, a blockchain based self-sovereign identity protocol. In the past, she was a curator of the DAO and on the advisory board of the Estonian e-residency programme.

Shermin Voshmgir did her PhD in IT-Management at the Vienna University of Economics, where she used to work as an assistant professor and currently lectures in blockchain related topics.

Her past work experience ranges from internet start-ups, IT consulting & filmmaking. Her films have screened in Cannes and at dOCUMENTA. Shermin Voshmgir regularly speaks at conferences and consults on Blockchains and the social impact of future technologies.