Dominik Schiener

Dominik Schiener is a co-founder of the Iota Foundation, a nonprofit foundation based in Berlin. He oversees partnerships and the overall realization of the project’s vision. Iota is a distributed ledger technology for the Internet of Things and a cryptocurrency. Additionally, he won the largest blockchain hackathon in Shanghai. For the past two years, he has been focused on enabling the machine economy through Iota.

Author’s posts

Opinion
The bear market has been bad for cryptocurrency’s case against regulation. What comes next depends on how well we play ball, but Lummis–Gillibrand offers a favo...
Iota co-founder: Lummis-Gillibrand is a blessing for the crypto industry
Dominik Schiener
2022-09-15T22:11:44+01:00
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Opinion
The value and reputation of the crypto market took a nosedive this May. Its recovery is a chance to fix both.
Crypto’s ongoing crisis is an opportunity for realignment
Dominik Schiener
2022-07-03T12:17:00+01:00
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Opinion
Recent geopolitical developments have upended the ethics and self-image of crypto. What does that mean for its future?
Love it or hate it, crypto’s vibe shift is now imminent
Dominik Schiener
2022-03-26T11:13:00+00:00
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Opinion
Blockchain mining’s massive carbon footprint is impossible to justify — and puts it in the crosshairs of global environmental legislation.
Crypto mining won’t survive another round of environmental legislation
Dominik Schiener
2022-01-29T15:17:00+00:00
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Opinion
A system of unified digital identity can replace lengthy approval and authentication chains with a simple DLT solution.
Decentralized identity can bring the analog world into the digital one
Dominik Schiener
2021-06-20T12:13:00+01:00
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Opinion
Smart contracts present one the most promising tech solutions for business, but there are still barriers that have to be addressed.
The promise of smart contract adoption is held back by crypto silos
Dominik Schiener
2021-03-29T15:47:51+01:00
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Opinion
Feeless transactions can play a role in enabling DeFi, allowing the sector to further develop and grow in importance.
Going feeless is the only way to enable blockchain adoption
Dominik Schiener
2021-02-05T16:54:27+00:00
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Opinion
The negative view on automation isn’t the fault of anyone in particular, it’s simply the way that humanity reacts to innovation.
Yes, robots will take our jobs — But that’s okay
Dominik Schiener
2020-11-14T17:30:00+00:00
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