Vision, Mission, Values

The lab10 collective is a cooperative founded in Graz, Austria in 2017. We are involved in research and the realization of projects in the field of Blockchain and related technologies. Our currently 38 members come from various backgrounds and are united by a common vision: "We want to support the transition to a free, fair and educated society."

Vision, Mission, Values

Team

General Assembly 2018

Management & Board

Thomas Zeinzinger

CEO & Board

Thomas Zeinzinger

Thomas Zeinzinger

"Blockchain systems will allow improvements in cooperation and automation in an unprecedented way. lab10 is here to help with the transition."

Dietmar Hofer

CTO & Board

Dietmar Hofer

Dietmar Hofer

"Blockchain can help society migrate from hierarchical to networked structures. lab10 was designed as an environment for related projects."

Sandra Zitz

Administration & Board

Sandra Zitz

Sandra Zitz

"lab10 offers the opportunity to contribute something valuable for the future by working in projects within a team of talented and curious people."

Robert Mitwicki

Software Engineer

Robert Mitwicki

Robert Mitwicki

"The easiest way to predict the future is to build it based on your own requirements. We approach this with a decentralized / distributed approach for solving problems."

Johannes Frühmann

Head of Communication

Johannes Frühmann

Johannes Frühmann

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

Advisors

Rainer Will

Commerce Advisor

Rainer Will

Rainer Will

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

Natalie Enzinger

Tax Advisor

Natalie Enzinger

Natalie Enzinger

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

Helmut Siedl

Investment Advisor

Helmut Siedl

Helmut Siedl

"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Within him lies the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."

Max Tertinegg

Blockchain Advisor

Max Tertinegg

Max Tertinegg

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

Johannes Grill

Blockchain Advisor

Johannes Grill

Johannes Grill

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

Raimund Stücklschwaiger

Raimund Stücklschwaiger

Raimund Stücklschwaiger

Financial Advisor

Dr. Wolfgang Alkier

Investment Advisor

Dr. Wolfgang Alkier

Dr. Wolfgang Alkier

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

Arthur Stadler

Legal Advisor

Arthur Stadler

Arthur Stadler

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

Oliver Völkel

Legal Advisor

Oliver Völkel

Oliver Völkel

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

Members

David Forstenlechner

Software Architect

David Forstenlechner

David Forstenlechner

"It is enjoyable and productive to explore hot new technologies like the Blockchain by participating in real-world projects with like-minded people."

Dario De Nicolò

Visual Media & Comms

Dario De Nicolò

Dario De Nicolò

"Communicating our vision of the future of information technology with a focus on sustainability, economic fairness & financial inclusion."

Nejc Kuzmič

UX/UI & Design

Nejc Kuzmič

Nejc Kuzmič

Markus Bernsteiner

Frontend & Animations

Markus Bernsteiner

Markus Bernsteiner

"Being part of the collective gives me the opportunity to be part of a diverse team and contribute to build something with real value."

Christiane Preuss

Graphic Design

Christiane Preuss

Christiane Preuss

Chrissy is one of our design masterminds and has shaped the look and feel of ARTIS.

Martin Ulbrich

Algorithm Developer

Martin Ulbrich

Martin Ulbrich

Thomas Haller

Software Developer

Thomas Haller

Thomas Haller

"lab10 is an amazing place with people having the ethical mindset and the skills to achieve a global positive impact."

Markus Teufelberger

DevOps Engineer

Markus Teufelberger

Markus Teufelberger

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

Michael Schreiber

Cybernetician

Michael Schreiber

Michael Schreiber

"Cooperate to invent and improve fair contract media for free cooperation."

Gabriela Steiner

Communications

Gabriela Steiner

Gabriela Steiner

"Shaping the future by being an active and conscious part in its creation."

Peter Grassberger

Software Developer

Peter Grassberger

Peter Grassberger

"I believe in the use of emerging technologies to push society towards a freer and fairer future."

Lukas Obermann

Software Engineer

Lukas Obermann

Lukas Obermann

"Working with great people on amazing new products using the latest technologies."

Bernhard Zach

Software Engineer

Bernhard Zach

Bernhard Zach

"Working together with people with great visions on projects that could improve the world is a pleasure for me."

Wolfgang Bergthaler

Business Developer

Wolfgang Bergthaler

Wolfgang Bergthaler

"I believe we should build a ‘backup system’ for the status quo, which is broken."

Bernhard Wladkowski

Organizer & Presenter

Bernhard Wladkowski

Bernhard Wladkowski

Thomas Lechner

Passionately Curious

Thomas Lechner

Thomas Lechner

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

Amaliny Hasselbeck

Tech-Evangelist

Amaliny Hasselbeck

Amaliny Hasselbeck

Amaliny is our San Francisco based Tech-Evangelist

Jakob Schneider

Jakob Schneider

Jakob Schneider

Thomas Schwarzl

IT Consultant

Thomas Schwarzl

Thomas Schwarzl

"Blockchain Technology opens new possibilities for business processes."

Andreas Winkler

Student (engineering)

Andreas Winkler

Andreas Winkler

"Laying the foundation for the adoption of future technology."

Emanuel Hacker

Expert Financial Markets

Emanuel Hacker

Emanuel Hacker

"Designing solutions for tomorrow. Collaborating and working together on our collective vision."

Jonathan Thaler

Lifetime Student

Jonathan Thaler

Jonathan Thaler

"Humankind's future is Computation - it is up to us to turn it into a Utopia rather than a Dystopia."

Thomas Strohmeier

Software Developer

Thomas Strohmeier

Cooperative

The lab10 collective is a cooperative founded in Graz, Austria in 2017. It is involved in research and the realization of projects in the field of Blockchain and related technologies. Our currently 38 members come from various backgrounds and are united by a common vision: "We want to support the transition to a free, fair and educated society."

Cooperative

Our Journey

Now

November

Launch of the ARTIS mainnet „Sigma1“.

October

Finishing touches on the Vallet (Voucher-Wallet) project.

September

lab10 collective retreat in Schladming, Austria

July

Cancelation of the planned ARTIS ITO and technical pivot towards an Ethereum Sidechain network, providing a fast and affordable home base for DApps.

April

ARTIS Kickoff event at Vienna University of Economics and Business.

2018

November

Successful internal angel funding round for the lab10 collective

October

Netidee-Grant and project kick-off for 'Vallet', a user friendly mobile App for easy payment with self-created crypto tokens.

September

Grant for Sonnwende+ project for accounting of renewable energy on the blockchain

August - October

Execution and launch of project Play4Privacy

July

Founding the lab10 collective with 21 initial members

2017

July - November

Blockchain Startup Challenge
80 startups from 29 countries with Status being one of the winners (collected $ 100 Million six month later)

June

First BlockchainHub Graz Meetup in Austria

April

Foundation of BlockchainHub Graz

February

First idea and people connecting around the topic

2016