As a leading expert on Blockchain, Work 4.0 in the age of AI and Metaverse, and a specialist in alternative financing models, Dr. Michael Gebert has extensive experience and a deep entrepreneurial understanding of these topics. He is a sought-after speaker, author and driving force for digitalization in Germany and Europe. Michael Gebert is the Chairman of the Board of the European Blockchain Association and the Deutscher Crowdsourcing Verband e.V. He is an appointed member of the EU Commission's Stakeholder "Alternative Financing" Group as well as a nominated member of the TAB Begleitkreis "Digitale Arbeit" at the German Bundestag. With his consulting company he helps companies to identify and implement strategic and operational opportunities.