Alfred Taudes – Founder of WU Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics and Scientific Head of Austrian Blockchain Center


Born 1959 in Vienna, Habilitation in Business Administration and MIS, Professor in Augsburg, Essen and Münster, Visiting Professor of Tsukuba and Kobe University, Japan.

Since 1993 Professor at WU- Vienna University of Economics and Business, Coordinator of FWF Special Research Area 10 Adaptive Models in Economics and Management Science, Lead of WWT Project Integrated Demand and Supply Chain Management, received the Science Award of the City of Vienna and the Best Paper Award of Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft

2008-2015 Head of Department of Information Systems and Operations, 2018 Founder of WU Research Institute for Cryptoeconomics, 2019 Founder and Scientific Lead of Austrian Blockchain Center

More than 100 Publications, in international journals like Management Science, Marketing Science, Management Information Systems etc.

Organizer of Workshop Series on Cryptoeconomics, Founder of the Working Paper Series on Cryptoeconomics, Coordinator of teaching on Crypto at WU in the undergraduate, graduate and MBA programs

Blockchain projects with the City of Vienna, Austrian Nationalbank and Raiffeisenbank. Reviewer for Cryptoeconomic Systems, Organizer of the International Workshop on Distributed Ledgers and Related Technologies at DEXA 2022, Vienna

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