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e-Government & Blockchain Applications: Call for Contributions

Call for contributions from eco member companies and specialists on the topics of e-Government and Blockchain Applications.


For the July 2018 issue on e-Government and Blockchain Applications, focus topics will include:

  • Regulatory Framework for Blockchain

    • Required changes to legislation in the German/European environment to enable the implementation and usage of Blockchain beyond proof of concepts
    • Current legality of blockchain use cases & experimental clauses 
  • Smart Contracts

    • Operation, advantages & use cases
    • Limits and liability
  • Blockchain & e-Government Use Cases

    • Use cases for blockchain to optimize processes in public administration
    • A view to the future: Will Blockchain replace the state in controlling certain functions? e.g. currency administration, land ownership or identity certificates
  • e-Government

    • Innovations and recent developments beyond Blockchain

The deadline for submission of texts is Sunday, 27 May 2018. If you are interested in submitting a text, please contact the dotmagazine team in advance.

We are also looking for submissions from eco members who are experts in their field for the following issue:

dotmagazine April: The IoT (R)evolution
dotmagazine March: Branding & Selling Online
dotmagazine February: New work & Digital Education

Contributions which are accepted will be published in full as "Industry Insights", and integrated as rich content into feature articles. Other member content can be linked to as relevant further reading, even if it is not incorporated into an article.

Contributions can take the form of:

  • Text interviews
  • Audio interviews
  • Scientific papers or white papers
  • Position statements
  • Explanatory or documentary-style videos
  • Articles offering advice or tips & tricks
  • Other (not advertising messages)

Please contact dotmagazine@eco.de for information on deadlines for upcoming editions, and for further information regarding future topics.

By submitting an article to dotmagazine, you agree to the eco Guidelines for Contributors.

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