Industry Insights: "Blockchain in 2021, Crypto Assets and the Automotive Industry"

Industry Insights: "Blockchain in 2021, Crypto Assets and the Automotive Industry"

Industry Insights: "Blockchain in 2021, Crypto Assets and the Automotive Industry"

Dr. Harry Behrens (Daimler Mobility) and Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandner (Frankfurt School Blockchain Center) talk blockchain, crypto, and DeFi in this fireside chat. Is Bitcoin a currency? What are the next steps in DeFi? How can industrial companies get involved and make use of these technologies? These and more questions are addressed in this video.

Watch this video on YouTube (ca. 15 min.).

About the lecturer

Dr. Harry Behrens is the first Head of the Daimler Mobility Blockchain Factory. In this capacity, Harry leads an interdisciplinary and cross-regional team whose mission is to leverage Blockchain Technology to accelerate and stimulate the Transformation to a fully digitized, integrated and efficient financial and mobility services Provider.

LinkedIn profile of Harry Behrens

Prof. Dr. Philipp Sandner has founded the Frankfurt School Blockchain Center (FSBC). In 2018 and in 2019, he was ranked as one of the “top 30” economists by the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ), a major newspaper in Germany. Further, he belonged to the “Top 40 under 40” — a ranking by the German business magazine Capital. Since 2017, he is member of the FinTech Council of the Federal Ministry of Finance in Germany. The expertise of Prof. Sandner includes blockchain technology in general, crypto assets such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, the digital programmable Euro, tokenization of assets and rights and digital identity. You can contact him via mail (, or via:

LinkedIn profile of Philipp Sandner

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