Crypto Fest 2021
Dr. Joshua Ellul is Director of the Centre for DLT at the University of Malta which runs a multidisciplinary Masters in Blockchain and DLT taking in students from a Computer Science/IT, Law, Business and Finance Background. The programme allows for students to specialise in their discipline whilst gaining literacy in the other disciplines.
Dr. Ellul is also Chairperson of the Malta Digital Innovation Authority which is responsible for a Blockchain, DLT, AI and other emerging technology related technology assurance sandbox and regulatory framework in aim of allowing for innovative technology operators to use a national regulatory framework to help build their reputation and quality of product/service to onboard users and investors.
He is also a senior lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Malta where his research focuses on the Blockchain, DLT, Smart Contracts and Internet of Things domains.
Dr. Ellul has recently been appointed as an Expert Evaluator on Blockchain related projects within the European Commission, and has been appointed as a member of the the Expert Panel of the European Blockchain Observatory and Forum.