Shermin Voshmgir

Dir. of Research Institute for Crypto Economics at the Vienna University of Economics


Shermin is the director of the Research Institute for Crypto Economics at the Vienna University of Economics, and the founder of BlockchainHub - an international network of autonomous Hubs that promote the idea of blockchain, crypto economics and the decentralized web.

In the past, she was a curator of the DAO and on the advisory board of the Estonian e-residency program. She regularly speaks at conferences and consults on Blockchains and the social impact of future technologies.

Shermin did her PhD in IT-Management at the Vienna University of Economics, where she used to work as an assistant professor and currently lectures blockchain related topics. Furthermore she studied film and drama in Madrid. Her past work experience ranges from internet start-ups, IT consulting & filmmaking. Among others her films have screened in Cannes and at dOCUMENTA. Shermin is Austrian with Iranian roots, and has been living in Berlin for many years now.