Associate Professor, Delft University of Technology (Computer Science). Founder of Tribler
Dr. J.A. Pouwelse, Associate Professor, founder of one of the largest blockchain labs in the EU.
Blockchain-lab.org deployed their first primitive ledger in August 2007, at the time this research area was still called distributed accounting systems. The lab produced several world-first innovations such as a scalable blockchain architecture, a fully decentralized blockchain-regulated market, and replaced proof-of-work with trust.