Blockchain in the music industry

Blockchain in the music industry

Friday, the 18th of january 2019, we presented at Noorderslag Eurosonic Groningen a blockchain demonstrator that we developed for BUMA/STEMRA and Sena, two Dutch collective right societies for music. The demonstrator is about meta-data management of music by using blockchain technology (Hyperledger to be specific). For right societies, it is important to precisely know which […]

Why the Bitcoin is not such a good idea after all

Why the Bitcoin is not such a good idea after all

  Over the past few years, the Bitcoin became increasingly popular. Originally, Bitcoin was a payment instrument to do financial transactions, without having the need for an intermediate party, such as a bank. Today, Bitcoin seems to be a more speculative instrument or even a gambling game, given the volatility of the exchange rate of the […]

The Value Engineers co-organized the 12th International Workshop on Value Modelling and Business Ontologies

The Value Engineers co-organized the 12th International Workshop on Value Modelling and Business Ontologies

At 26th and 27th of February, the 12th International Workshop on Value Modelling and Business Ontologies was held at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, NL. The workshop, co-organized by The Value Engineers, attracted the world-wide researchers of the Business Model Ontology (BMO, Lausanne), the Resource Event Agent ontology (Michigan State university), the e3value ontology (VUA Amsterdam), and […]