Critical Decentralization Cluster @ Chaos Communication Congress 2018

Hasberg, K. S. (Participant), Marcus Zimmermann (Organizer)

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation


The Critical Decentralization Cluster at the Chaos Communication Congress 2017 (35C3) is an initiative started by RIAT and the Monero Community and has the following aims:

To critically discuss decentralisation in all its facets: thematizing privacy vs. transparency, private cryptocurrency, headless organisations, immutable code, future (code) governance and open vs. libre technologies.
To discuss Open Hardware, libre hardware and its limits.
To provide a space for exchange and outreach in the context of privacy technologies.
To foster interdisciplinary work and an inclusive practice to improve crypto-literacy as well as technological literacy.
To advocate critical projects and intitiatives in this context and to open them up to a larger audience of peers.
To test and create new workshops, materials and videos for

The 35th Chaos Communication Congress (35C3) was the 2018 edition of the annual four-day conference on technology, society and utopia organised by the Chaos Computer Club (CCC) and volunteers.

The Congress offers lectures and workshops and various events on a multitude of topics including (but not limited to) information technology and generally a critical-creative attitude towards technology and the discussion about the effects of technological advances on society.
Period27 Dec 2018
Event typeConference
LocationLeipzig, Germany
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • blockchain
  • internet
  • future
  • activism
  • hacker
  • digizitation
  • cryptography