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Kroese, Joel (author)
An increase in the number of retail vacancies is troubling the city centres throughout the Netherlands. An instrument offered to the local government to reduce this problem is the promotion of the city centre. By means of this thesis it is researched if a blockchain-based local loyalty program would contribute to the promotion of a city centre....
master thesis 2018
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de Vrij, Xavier (author)
Uprising innovative technologies like blockchain and the Internet of Things are increasingly changing the energy domain. These disruptive technologies are becoming more mainstream as a result of media attention and are supported by large multinationals like Tesla and Google. This combined with the enormous CO2 emissions due to fossil fuels and...
master thesis 2018
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Verhees, Bart (author)
The Netherlands is currently still seen as the flower HUB of the world. The biggest market place for flowers, Royal FloraHolland, is located in the Schiphol area and therefore Amsterdam Schiphol airport is an important floriculture supply chain junction for the world flower trade. This position is of great value for all participating actors in...
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Lont, Yvonne (author), van Duin, Ron (author), Jens, Dirk-Pieter (author), van Lier, Ben (author)
conference paper 2018
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Mertens, Milou (author)
This thesis researches the topic ‘embedding stakeholder needs in the creation of blockchain applications’ as part of digital strategies within the KPMG Digital Transformation department. The research resulted in a framework consisting of a digital asset and a creative session enabling KPMG consultants and clients to explore the possibilities of...
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van Rossum, Ben (author)
Today, mortgage originators are under a significant amount of pressure. Following the Basel IV accord, mortgage originators (Dutch banks: ING, ABN, AMRO, and Rabobank) must hold more capital reserves to create a buffer for difficult financial times. Possessing these extra capital reserves comes with the expense of sustaining current economic...
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Ribbens, Frank (author)
The competiveness between businesses is continuously increasing and multi-sided platforms seek to reduce cost, increase efficiency and improve the quality of products and services. This research explored the role of blockchain technology as a driver for business model innovation of multi-sided platforms. This case study contributed to scientific...
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Manrique, Sebastián (author)
This report explores the topic of ‘designing for trust in blockchain solutions’ as part of the technology’s adoption by clients of Cognizant. The result is a game that provides clients with a first insight into the new form of trust relationships that blockchain brings.

In recent years blockchain has gotten attention from public,...
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Visser, Ben (author)
Blockchain technology is able to guarantee an immutable data record which could avoid disputes and litigations. It could also significantly reduce time and costs through process automation. The technology presents a potential solution for the many legal barriers in BIM, regarding ownership of information. This thesis will continue research based...
master thesis 2018
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Scholte, Abe (author)
Blockchain technology can be transformational to a lot of business sectors. Businesses have attempted to extract value from blockchain technology but failed to do so. An unexplored blockchain business initiative is Tokenized Ecosystems. Startups using Tokenized Ecosystems have the potential to disrubt incumbent businesses. Yet, it is unclear how...
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Välling, Rasmus (author)
Recently we have been witnesses to a string of controversial elections: the 2016 US Presidential election, the 2016 Brexit referendum, the 2018 Russian presidential election, the 2018 Zimbabwe elections. The controversies surrounding elections are seemingly endless.

Why are these examples relevant? In the 21st century, we are still...
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Rajkov, Dusan (author)
Due to the complexity of aircraft spare part management, the aviation supply chain and ecosystem are not deemed as transparent as desired. As a result, participants face additional cost of communication and compliancy as proprietary component data is not made immediately accessible. To solve these problems, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO)...
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Cavaliere, Camilla (author)
Since 2017 blockchain (BC) has been settling in the spotlight. Several industry fields could use the technology as part of the underlying infrastructure for registering and transferring any type of asset and optimize business processes. As of 2018, numerous blockchain initiatives are continuously developed, with global executives looking forward...
master thesis 2018
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Zhang, Bohao (author)
Since the dawn of BitTorrent technology, free-riding has always been a critical
issue restricting the performance and availability of the BitTorrent network. To solve this problem, BitTorrent involves a tit-for-tat mechanism which does not function satisfactorily against free-riding. Private trackers implement credit systems to eliminate...
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Harms, Jan-Gerrit (author)
Trust on the internet is largely facilitated by reputation systems on centralized online platforms. How- ever reports of data breaches and privacy issues on such platforms are getting more frequent. We argue that only a decentralized trust system can enable a privacy-driven and fair future of the online economy. This requires a scalable system...
master thesis 2018
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Seuren, Floor (author)
The global market for real estate has experienced a significant growth since the financial crisis in 2008. The current global value amounts to more than $200 trillion and comprises nearly 60% of the value of all global assets, including equities, bonds, and gold. Yet, the commercial real estate market is inefficient and opaque due to its...
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Stevens, Lars (author)
Situation: Information management enables humanitarian organizations to make adequate interventions based on timely, appropriate and trustworthy information. A crucial type of information are identities, because they can be used to assess vulnerability and efficiently manage aid distribution. Vulnerability determines who receives aid first...
master thesis 2018
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Sewsingh, Ricky (author)
During military or peacekeeping operations it is often the case that coalitions are formed between nations or instances to achieve common objectives by joint decision making and resource sharing. Often a coalition partner participates for a certain period of time and other nations or instances might want to join the coalition in a later stage,...
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van der Laan, Bjorn (author)
Smart contracts are applications that are deployed and executed on a blockchain's decentralised infrastructure. Many smart contract applications rely on data that resides outside the blockchain. However, while traditional web applications can communicate with trustworthy data sources directly through the Internet, this is not possible for smart...
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Weihs, Benjamin (author)
The building industry is characterized by the creation of organizational silos. These silos are causing frictions and inefficiencies on an operational, financial and managerial level. The following research is approaching these silos within the case of X-Decks, a temporary and circular parking project, and the means of blockchain technology.
master thesis 2018
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