2nd September 2020
The Ticino Blockchain Technologies Association is a non-profit association that promotes the organic growth of the blockchain ecosystem across Switzerland and internationally.
Giacomo Poretti, Senior Lecturer-Researcher at the Department of Innovative Technologies (DTI) of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) is the Chairman of the association and promoter of the initiative together with the committee members Maggie Rokkum-Testi, Lars Schlichting, Brunello Pianca and William A. Duplessie.
The association is backed by many international partners including Bitcoin.com, Copernicus Wealth Management, Eligma (GoCrypto ), EURONOVATE SA, Eventboost, Pangea Blockchain Fund, Poseidon Group, StrongBlock, Superflat SA, Swiss Blockchain Consortium and Quadrans Foundation.
USI Università della Svizzera Italiana (Computer Systems Institute and Master of Science in Financial Technology and Computing) and the Innovative Technologies Department of SUPSI (Institute for Information Systems and Networking) with its CAS in Blockchain and Fintech, also supports the project as academic partners.