Rufo Guerreschi – Executive Director
Since 20 years an entrepreneur, activist and expert in the area of leading-edge IT security and privacy. CEO of TRUSTLESS.AI, a startup building ultra-secure communication devices. He conceived and lead a leading global event series in IT security, Free and Safe in Cyberspace. Formerly, he brought valuation of EU 2nd largest IT/media tech park project from 3€ to 21M€. Formerly lead open source e-voting/e-democracy startup, Participatory Technologies, that sold in 3 continents. Formerly lead EU sales of J2ME provisioning system for 4thpass (now Motorola) till a 10M€+ 2001 sale to Telefonica.
JON SHAMAH – (Phd) President of the Advisory Board
Principal Consultant at EJ Consultants and Chairman of EEMA, is the leading independent, not for profit, European think tank including topics on identification, authentication, privacy, risk management, cyber security, the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and mobile applications. Specialising in maximising the technology and operational value chain of very large scale Trust programmes. Former co-chair of ITU-T SG17 JCA IDM.
Christian Wirth – Emerging Technologies Lead
Senior Blockchain Architect at IBM Berlin. Full-stack developer and IT architect. Author of papers on blockchain security and governance, Hyperledger, and GDPR. Co-lead development of Hyperledger-based blockchain for a leading German logistics company. Master in Computer Science at Freie Universität Berlin.