UZH Blockchain Center

A Competence Center bringing an interdisciplinary lens to distributed trust

Activities

UZH Blockchain Center started its activities in 2017, and was formally established as a Competence Center in 2019. Since then, it has organised a wide range of academic, educational, and industry-related activities. It thus became the largest and most active academic cluster in Switzerland, a World-wide blockchain hub.

Research

Born to coordinate and foster research in different areas, and disseminate the scientific publications

Education

It continuously creates and extends a unique educational offering to University students and industry leaders

Collaboration

Being the single point of contact between UZH and peer Academic initiatives, Industry, and the community

Future Events

23 Feb | Online/Trust Square

Overview: Lecture Series-Autumn 2020

The Lecture Series is an academic programme of the UZH Blockchain Center to delve into new research ideas and results, and encourage interaction of i...

29 Sep | UZH/Zoom

3rd UZH Blockchain Center Meet-up

We are happy to announce that we will host a 3rd UZH BC Center Meet-up. The goal of this meet-up is to bring together researchers from the University...

The Members

The UZH Blockchain Center is composed of 22 Faculty members from two Faculties and including Informatics, Business, Economics, Finance, Regulation, Law and Complexity Science. It hosts above 40 researchers from the University of Zurich and top-scholars.

News

25.05.2020

Deep Dive into Blockchain: sold out

Fantastic response to the upcoming UZH Summer School: Deep Dive into Blockchain: Linking Economics, Technology and Law, that far exceeded our expectations: More than 50 students from all around the World will participate of this fantastic interdisciplinary programme. In this course (worth 6ETCS) the students will get a complete immersion into the topic of blockchain […]

05.11.2019

2nd International FinTech, InsurTech & Blockchain Forum

The International FinTech, InsurTech and Blockchain Forum is an international and interdisciplinary conference on the global phenomenon of the digitization of financial services. It is organized by the Swiss FinTech Innovation Lab and the University Research Priority Program (URPP) Financial Market Regulation from the University of Zurich and takes place on Nov. 5th, 2019 in cooperation with the Swiss International Finance Forum (www.nzz-siff.com), a […]