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Name:Nir Kshetri
TitleCompany:Professor, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, USA
Bio:Nir Kshetri is Professor at University of North Carolina-Greensboro and Research Fellow at Kobe University. He has authored nine books, and over 140 articles. His works have millions of readers. He won PTC’s Meheroo Jussawalla prize twice. Nir has been quoted/interviewed by and/or his work has been featured by hundreds of media outlets such as Wall Street Journal, Foreign Policy, Scientific American, Bloomberg TV, CBS News, Public Radio International, Network World, TV Mundo, ABF TV, Fortune, Time, Christian Science Monitor, U.S. News & World Report, Asia Times, Channel News Asia, New Boston Post, Slate, Observer, and Salon. In 2018, he gave a TED Talk about cryptocurrencies and poverty. Nir was the winner of IT Professional’s Most Popular Paper Award in 2018 and the Blockchain Connect Conference’s Most Influential Blockchain Research Paper in 2019. He has provided consulting services to Asian Development Bank and various UN agencies.
 
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