Lectures & Events

News 2023


The BMUV supports the pilot project "ForestGuard." In collaboration with the REWE Group, Schirmer Kaffee GmbH, and other partners, the Fraunhofer IML is developing an open-source approach for tracking deforestation-free supply chains.

The Westphalian Hydrogen Conference 2023

On November 22, 2023, we were in Hamm to discuss digital record keeping in the hydrogen value chain.

Fraunhofer Space Community Workshop 2023

On November 13, 2023, we were guests at the Fraunhofer Space Community Workshop 2023 and had the opportunity to conduct a workshop on the topic of space logistics.

WCO Technology Conference 2023

Lecture in Hanoi, Vietnam: Open Source & Blockchain Technology – A Path Towards Increased Integrity & Trust in Supply Chains and Customs?


Starting from November 14, 2023, we were at the Space Tech Expo in Bremen. The overarching question is how Europe can play a sovereign role in the global space economy.

Zukunftskongress Logistik

The panel discussion on »Trade Ecosystems goes AI - via IoT« will explore how the interplay of technologies such as AI, Blockchain, and Smart Contracts is effectively utilized in the value chain.

Blockchain & Hydrogen

Visiting Hy.Summit.Rhein.Ruhr from 18th-20th September 2023.

Project meeting TRUSTyFOOD

Project Meeting for the EU initiative TRUSTyFOOD from 5th-7th September 2023, in Sibenik, Croatia. How do sustainable food supply chains of the future look like and what role does blockchain technology play?

Visit by Frank Schäffler

Presentation of Blockchain Projects at Fraunhofer IML on 11th August 2023.

The Textile Logistics Forum

Blockchain in »Textile Logistics« with Dr. Maximilian Austerjost and Andreas Gade on 13th June 2023 in Mönchengladbach.

Transfer Festival 2023 featuring the »Blockbusters« workshop

Date: 22th June 2023, Location: Fraunhofer IML in Dortmund

The Digital Euro - Bundestag

3rd Blockchain Roundtable on »The Digital Euro: Implications on Monetary policy, Economy & Society?« with Federal Minister of Finance Christian Lindner on 27th April 2023 (German Federal Parliament) in Berlin.