Shermin is the founder of the BlockchainHub. She is on the advisory board of the Estonian e-residency program, a former curator of theDAO. She regularly speaks at conferences and consults on Blockchains, dApps & smart contract use cases in the context of the decentral web. Shermin did her PhD in IT-Management at the Vienna University of Economics, where she used to work as an assistant professor and currently lectures blockchain related topics. Furthermore she studied film and drama in Madrid. Her past work experience ranges from internet start-ups, IT consulting & filmmaking. Among others her films have screened in Cannes and at dOCUMENTA.