Our Collective

We help drive your organization into a new era of a climate-friendly, human-centric, sharing economy. Develop decentralized applications with the only scalable Ethereum-compliant blockchain system that is built to foster a zero-carbon society.

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About the lab10 collective

The lab10 collective is a co-operative. We are a team of professionals who unite along each other’s journey.

We strive to make an impact on how humans go about doing the things that matter to them in a climate neutral fashion. The ultimate goal of our collaboration is to co-create a zero-carbon society.

Together we combine technology and beautiful interfaces to provide cutting-edge solutions to the global climate crisis. We utilize privacy by design principles for human data and open data principles for machine data accompanied by cryptography, open-source software and decentralized technologies to drive us towards our vision.

At lab10 collective, we believe our core values - like transparency by default, mastery, positivity and respect - help us to stay true to ourselves and guide everything we do.

We would love to engage with you.

The lab10 collective by
the numbers

A committed interdisciplinary group of
passionat individuals in numbers.

Talented collective members

40+

Active open-source contributions

12+

Active projects

8

Blockchain meetups organized

30+

GitHub repositories

40+

Transactions processed

5.000+

Team

We are a collective of 40+ members and growing.
We are curious, persistent and non-conforming in our
ambition to make human economic activity climate neutral.

Thomas Zeinzinger

Commercial Representative

16+ years in the technology and innovation management sector for various companies in the automotive and energy sector.

Thomas Zeinzinger

Dietmar Hofer

Technical Representative

13+ years with complex software projects, dealing with embedded and distributed systems, mobile and web.

Dietmar Hofer

Sandra Zitz

Finance Representative

More than 15 years of experience in process design, economics, education and training.

Sandra Zitz

Dr. David Forstenlechner

Technical Lead

A seasoned software architect with over 14 years of experience with large-scale, multi-platform codebases.

Dr. David Forstenlechner

Tamas Locher

Community Lead

10 years of experience with building and scaling businesses as an entrepreneur and digital marketer.

Tamas Locher

Robert Mitwicki

Software Developer

A decade of experience as lead software developer in the fields of infrastructure, web and mobile.

Robert Mitwicki

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Thomas Haller

Software Developer

Software architect, game developer and solar punk with the believe in a better future for us all.

Thomas Haller

Dario De Nicolò

Video Production

Media production specialist with a decade of experience in digital video- and TV-production.

Dario De Nicolò

Peter Grassberger

Software Developer

Dedicated software developer, advocate of open-source software and digital rights.

Peter Grassberger

Markus Bernsteiner

Software Developer

15 years experience as a front-end developer and media designer.

Markus Bernsteiner

Helmut Siedl

Quality Assurance

Early Bitcoin advocate with extensive background in quality assurance and project management.

Helmut Siedl

Christiane Preuss

UI Designer

Communication designer with a holistic view on authentic visual concepts.

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Nejc Kuzmič

UI Designer

Web designer with passion for thoughtful and functional interfaces.

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Markus Teufelberger

DevOps Engineer

If we want to own our future, we also need to own our data.

Markus Teufelberger

Rainer Will

Commerce Advisor

Blockchain technology is about to change the interactions of our mankind by removing the middleman.

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Bernhard Wladkowski

Business Development

A consultative sales manager and continuous deliverer of new business opportunities.

Bernhard Wladkowski

Thomas Lechner

Passionately Curious

Blockchain lets us have a glimpse in the future – let‘s try out everything we can – shaping the world around us.

Thomas Lechner

Wolfgang Bergthaler

Business Development

12+ years as independent consultant and business developer in India and Europe.

Wolfgang Bergthaler

Johannes Frühmann

Communications

Giving the collective a strategic voice and spread the word about the visionary projects.

Johannes Frühmann

Natalie Enzinger

Tax Advisor

Natalie is among the first Austrian tax advisers to embrace cryptocurrencies and is specialized in what they are and how to handle them professionally.

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Max Tertinegg

Blockchain Advisor

Bitcoin and blockchain will change how our society thinks about trust and money.

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Johannes Grill

Blockchain Advisor

Johannes is one of the founding members and the current president of 'Bitcoin Austria'.

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R. Stücklschwaiger

Financial Advisor

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Dr. Wolfgang Alkier

Investment Advisor

Dr. Alkier is the Managing Director of Absolute Return Consulting GmbH

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Arthur Stadler

Legal Advisor

As Attorneys at Law, Stadler & Völkel are among the first in Austria to embrace and advise on the legal aspects of blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

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Oliver Völkel

Legal Advisor

As Attorneys at Law, Stadler & Völkel are among the first in Austria to embrace and advise on the legal aspects of blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

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We can fall back on dozens of additional members with expertise ranging from blockchain technology, user experience, product management and business development.

Events

Meet members of the lab10 collective all over the world at events on the
intersection of sustainability and blockchain technology.

Graz, Austria

17 Dec

State of the lab10 collective

Assessing the achievements of 2019 and sharing the outlook for 2020.

Attending Members: 12, among them

NYC, USA

20 Feb

NFT.NYC

A gathering of leading experts on non‑fungible tokens.

Attending Members

Graz, Austria

04 Mar

Elevate Festival "Human Nature"

Elevate is an interdisciplinary festival with a strong focus on social and cultural issues.

Attending Members

All Events

Milestones

On a relentless pursuit towards a sustainable
and resilient decentralization.

Founding of lab10 collective

July 2017

The lab10 collective was founded as a cooperative, an open, decentralized, inclusive legal entity with its first members originating from its subsidiary in Graz, Austria.

1

ARTIS Public Blockchain Launch

April 2018

The ARTIS Blockchain was introduced in cooperation with the Cryptoeconomics Research Lab at the WU Vienna with the objective to offer an open blockchain protocol to experiment with programmable money for various applications.

2

ARTIS Sigma1 Mainnet Launch

November 2018

While the crypto markets were collapsing, we have been working relentlessly to launch the ARTIS main net and managed to overdeliver in times where most market participants underdelivered.

3

Launch of the ARTIS Blockscout Blockchain Explorer

January 2019

The Ethereum Foundation funded open-source blockchain explorer - Blockscout - has been adopted to provide the needed transparency and traceability for the ARTIS blockchain.

4

Ledger & Trezor Hardware Wallet Support for ATS

March 2019

Providing a safe storage possibility of assets on ARTIS and for the ARTIS native token ATS in combination with the MyCrypto web wallet is a key milestone for ARTIS’s adoption.

5

Bridging ARTIS with Ethereum

April 2019

The movement of assets between blockchains (interoper-ability) is key for broader blockchain adoption. Several bridges have been implemented to effortlessly move ATS, PLY and DAI tokens between Ethereum and ARTIS.

6

Winner at the Infineon Hackathon

May 2019

The lab10 collective engineers have won the Infineon Hackathon granting us front row access to their NFC enabled cold storage and multi-sig card and the possibility to help further refine the product.

7

World Premier of the Car That Charges Itself

May 2019

Together with Easelink and the innovation lab act4.energy we have demonstrated the world’s first automated EV-charging with streamable DAI via the Minerva Wallet. It proves that real-world blockchain based use cases are on the verge of mass adoption.

8

Becoming a Kovan Testnet Validator

May 2019

To support POA Network in sharing the burden of running the Kovan testnet, we decided to ramp up our engagement in the Ethereum community and run a validator node. Kovan is the fastest testnet within the Ethereum ecosystem to date.

9

World Premier of the Car That Charges Itself

May 2019

Together with Easelink and the innovation lab act4.energy we have demonstrated the world’s first automated EV-charging with streamable DAI via the Minerva Wallet. It proves that real-world blockchain based use cases are on the verge of mass adoption.

10

Cooperation Partnership with POA Network

May 2019

POA Network and ARTIS share the same open source technology. Hence, pooling efforts and resources will help the open source community to further profit from our joint effort and push 2nd layer Ethereum scaling forward at an accelerated pace.

11

Supporters

The lab10 collective is supported by diverse set of government
agencies and enterprises united by the common vision of an
ecologically, economically, and socially sustainable society.

What others say

Hermann Stockinger

CEO of Easelink

Hermann Stockinger

“The team at lab10 collective managed to transform our team to blockchain experts within means of days. A breeze of fresh air and new exciting perspectives to further enrich the customer experience of Easelink's Matrix Charging.”

Hemma Bieser

CEO of Avantsmart

Hemma Bieser

“At Avantsmart we are excited to have found a partner that understands the challenges of energy transition and how to empower people to be part of a great and necessary movement.”

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