KODAKOne is a revolutionary new image rights management and protection platform secured in the blockchain that seamlessly registers, manages and monetizes creative assets for the photographic community.
Registering your images using with the blockchain gives you immutable proof of ownership and enables you to take advantage of all the services on the KODAKOne platform, such as:
Provides immutable proof of ownership and enables members to take advantage of the platform’s wider services.
Every license is documented by a smart contract on the blockchain which confirms the copyrights and licensing terms and conditions to the associated image(s).
Receive royalty payments instantly via the smart accounting and reporting system. Community members don’t need a separate accounting system as all payment and accounting related information is saved on the blockchain.
Our marketplace enables coin holders to buy, sell and book products and services such as flights, hotels, models, venues and studios with their coins. The marketplace will also create kickstarter opportunities for startups and service
KODAKOne is building a distribution platform for rights cleared images. On this Distribution Platform buyers (licensee) and licensors can buy/sell trade images based on the licensors licensing terms and conditions.
POST-LICENSING (Legal Enforcement)
KODAKOne provides continual web crawling in order to protect the IP of its members. Where unlicensed usage of images is detected, KODAKOne can efficiently manage the post-licensing process.
Community members can track usages of their photos and use these insights for more efficient and effective marketing of their assets.
Smart contracting payments are executed instantly as all payments will be made in KODAKCoin.
Our image management platform, with its proprietary KODAKCoin cryptocurrency, will make it significantly cheaper and faster to register, move and sell digital images. KODAKOne offers a simple, transparent blockchain-based worldwide royalty accounting, licensing and payment system via its smart contract features.
WENN Digital &
WENN Digital, Inc. and Eastman Kodak Company have entered into a brand licensing relationship. WENN Digital will provide digital asset management and protection under the Kodak brand for photographers and image-related IP holders worldwide, utilizing blockchain technology and the KODAKOne platform.
The KODAKCoin is the token that powers the KODAKOne platform and will be the future currency for the KODAKOne’s image economy.
Jan brings 10+ years of experience as a copyright lawyer. He is the Founding Partner of law firm Denecke, Priess & Partner (DPP), which has handled over 25,000 IP-Infringement cases, with a specialization in image rights/partnering with different technical service providers.
In 2016 Jan founded RYDE GmbH to commercialise the legal tech image recognition web crawling platform he and his team had been developing. In 2017, the RYDE platform had over a dozen revenue generating clients. Jan then saw the opportunity to scale the platform using blockchain technology. Jan now leads The WENN Digital team with operations across 4 countries.
Matthew brings 15+ years of experience building and managing content licensing companies. He was appointed as the WENN Media Group UK CEO in 2016 where he began developing strategies to minimize IP disputes and facilitate dispute resolution. Prior to WENN, Matthew began his career in medicine and as a student doctor co-founded the Bang Showbiz News agency (2000). In 2010 he stepped out of medicine to found Cover Media which continues to create and distribute entertainment and lifestyle text, image and video content. Cover Media was acquired by WENN in 2015.
Volker brings 15 years experience in recognition technology and big data environments for global clients. Volker currently specializes in artificial intelligence driven image recognition and data analytics as a member of the Ryde team, and the Deloitte Analytics Institute. In 2004 Volker began research in detection support together with the FRAUNHOFER IPK in Berlin with the creation of “Moses” and “Modus” research projects.
2007 Research concerning the reconstruction of Stasi documents under the leadership of the FRAUNHOFER Institute and the BSTU. 2009 Market placement of the first product for mobile detection. 2015 Appointment in the senior management from the Deloitte Analytics Institute Concentration: big data, mobile, enterprise APPs, image recognition, brand protection platforms. Customers: DAX 30 companies.
Fabian M. Moritz
Fabian served as CFO and Head of Finance and Controlling for several companies in Germany. Fabian joined owner operated advertising agency Kempertrautmann in 2005. Fabian then took over Jung von Matt’s finance department in 2012. He served as member of the supervisory board for the Chinese branch, as managing director for the procurement and purchasing corporation as well as officer with statutory authority for the shared service center. Since 2015 Fabian is a business consultant and shareholder. He provides thought leadership to all size corporations mainly in the areas of finance and controlling, administrative processes and business development. Fabian is a graduate in Business Administration has a Master Degree in Business Studies and Economics.
Philipp brings 15 years of experience with agency in project management, coordination and execution of key accounts. Philipp led major projects for world leading companies including BMW, McKinsey, Procter & Gamble, and Samsung. He also took part in the build up and expansion of leading European agencies specializing in defined structures and management processes for teams of hundreds of people.
Owen joined WENN in 2002 directing WENN‘s sales & syndication team which led to his appointment to WENN‘s board in 2005. In 2007, he relocated to WENN‘s offices in Los Angeles and his flair, passion and knowledge of all things celebrity has made him the number one choice for program makers requiring an expert commentator. Prior to joining WENN, Owen undertook army training, headed the British branch of an international charity and specialized in sales and negotiation.
Bruce Elliott is a 25-year eCommerce veteran having held senior leadership roles in privately held and listed companies in online payments, gaming, venture capital and trust and corporate service sectors in North America and Europe.
Mr. Elliott is a recognized international conference speaker on entrepreneurship, venture capital and emerging technology trends and has also led venture capital investments into clean tech, gaming, Blockchain and fintech companies. Career highlights include Executive Vice President Marketing and Sales of AIM listed Neteller plc, Director of Boston Group Limited and Managing Director of Boston Ventures Limited.
Lead Strategic Advisor
Cameron is an advisor on two ICOs (Central Coin & WENN Digital). Cameron is also a serial entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in the technology, energy and finance sectors. Cameron is the founder and co-founder of several ventures, including Draganfly, RaptorRig, ColdBore, Slyce, Futurelink and Urthecast. Cameron is an ongoing thought leader on technology including Blockchain. Cameron is a regular contributer to multiple tech publications and his book Sustainable Start-Ups is an Amazon Bestseller. Cameron´s primary role is to provide project and strategic management facilitation while working with his co-founders, executives, and investors to determine what is most important and specifically how to get it done.
BENEDIKT VON DOHNANYI
Sports Management Executive
Benedikt von Dohnanyi is a senior sports management executive with over 18 years of experience in the sports industry. He started his professional working career with the International Management Group (IMG) in Cleveland, Ohio, initially starting in finance then moving into events operations and eventually focusing his efforts on business development for the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. In 2005, Benedikt joined Infront Sports and Media. Today he oversees the company’s global expansion as the director of summer sports where he represents some of the biggest rights holders in sports and he regularly encounters and resolves IP issues associated with some of the company's largest sports assets. He sits on numerous boards including the Infront China board as well as Infront Turkey board where he oversees the company’s strategic market expansion and development. Benedikt has a Masters Degree in Business with a focus on Management and Entrepreneurship from The Weatherhead School of Management.
AppCoin Innovations, Inc. (Venice Beach, CA) is in the business of designing and creating crypto-economies for established companies that can benefit and grow their business through the use of Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies.
The Deloitte Analytics Institute is a multidisciplinary center of excellence at the interface of business, science and technology. With individual and user-centric Advanced Analytics and Big Data solutions, it helps companies move toward Insight-Driven Organizations.
Leading in the age of insight requires new strategies that leverage data for informed business decisions. Deloitte‘s business analytics specialists use insightdriven methods and tools to help organizations apply insights at the point of action and then connect those insights for greater value.
We believe that the Deloitte Analytics Institute will be a strong partner for WENN Digital and add substantial value during our development and Go-To-Market phase.
MANAGING PARTNER, MACINTYRE ASSET MANAGEMENT, DUBAI
Colin is the Managing Partner of Macintyre Asset Management LLC, an RICS and Central Government regulated business based in the United Arab Emirates. Macintyre controls and manages large asset portfolios alongside investing and managing fresh capital for long term growth, stability and opportunity. With in-depth knowledge and an established expansive global network, Colin leverages this to create and develop new technologies, systems and businesses to disrupt and challenge the status quo.
Prior to establishing Macintyre, Colin was the Chief Investment Officer for a private investment Group in Dubai where he masterminded and delivered a 5 year business plan to acquire, develop and invest in assets in the UK and Europe taking advantage of the post 2008 financial crisis where he acquired distressed assets primarily from receivers and administrators, driving to turn them around to grow value and create positive cashflow, and later selling out to private investors in the open market.
Colin holds an MBA from the United Kingdom, has studied at Harvard Business School and is an active Member of various Chartered institutions.
Managing Partner, Red to Black Inc.
Swapan is an advisor to Wenn Digital ICO. He is also Managing Partner with Red To Black Inc. a Financial Services Firm located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada which offers CFO consulting services to private and publicly traded companies with over 40+ years of Financial, Strategic, Operational, and Regulatory experience to assist Technology Companies in commercializing their product, grow their business for the long term, and if desired, exit through an M&A, RTO or IPO. Swapan has over 25 years of senior finance and operations experience and has served at senior executive management levels, both in public and private companies in high growth technology, manufacturing, trading and oil field services industries. He has held senior roles as President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary and served on the Board of some of these Companies. He has extensive experience in public company reporting, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, internal controls and general overall financial and operational management. He is a results driven and efficiency focused individual providing strategic advice to his clients.