Post-hackathon meetup

Business opportunity for Blockchain projects in Groningen & Sneak Preview of the Aftermovie DBH17

In February the world's biggest blockchain hackathon ever took place in Groningen: the Dutch Blockchain Hackathon 2017. Together with the Province of Groningen, the DutchChain would like to invite the blockchain community and ecosystem to the first follow-up event in Groningen on May 2nd in The Big Building.

Why you want to be there:

  • Get the exclusive sneak preview of the mini-documentary / after movie of the Dutch Blockchain Hackathon.
  • Learn about Small Business Innovation Research Programme (SBIR), which is launched at the event, and is designated to fund local software development projects that use blockchain to improve society.
  • Learn about three big governments and companies challenging you to develop their use-case in the SBIR.
  • Get to know what progress the teams made and how the winning teams were accelerated so far.
  • Reconnect with other members of the ecosystem and share the latest developments.

The afternoon will kick-off with a sneak preview of the official after movie of the Dutch Blockchain Hackathon. This mini-documentary will be introduced by Rutger van Zuidam, organizer of the Dutch Blockchain Hackathon and founder of DutchChain. Then, Deputy Patrick Brouns of the Province of Groningen will launch the SBIR competition on blockchain innovation. Moreover, the winning teams will share the results of the hackathon and progress of their work after DBH17.

15.30 - Registration & Welcome
16.00 - Opening and word of welcome by Rutger van Zuidam, organizer of the Dutch Blockchain Hackathon and founder of DutchChain
16.10 - Sneak preview of the after movie DBH17
16. 25 - Launch of the Small Business Innovation Research Programme (SBIR) by Deputy Patrick Brouns of the Province of Groningen.
16.40 - Results and development of winning teams of #DBH17 - Plan B -Reinventing Government - Social Fabric - Identity - Zissou - International Trade & Entrepreneurship - TOBLOCKCHAIN - power to share - Energy
17.00 - Blockchain labs and use-cases to develop in the Northern Netherlands on energy, public services & health
17.20 - Closing remarks
17.30 - Bites & Drinks

There is a maximum of 150 spots available. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact at

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Datum 02 mei 2017
Type Extern evenement
Locatie The Big Building, Achterweg 1, Groningen
Tijd 16:00 - 17:30 uur
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