TitleCompany:Professor, Bryan School of Business and Economics, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, USA
Bio:Nir Kshetri is Professor at University of North Carolina-Greensboro and a research fellow at Kobe University. He has authored ten books and more than 150 academic articles. He has been ranked as the world’s most published and second most cited author in research on blockchain in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Nir was the winner of IEEE IT Professional’s Most Popular Paper Award in 2019 and 2018 and Outstanding Contribution in Authorships award in 2019. He also won the Blockchain Connect Conference’s Most Influential Blockchain Research Paper in 2019. He won PTC’s Meheroo Jussawalla Prize twice. His works have millions of readers worldwide. Nir has been quoted/interviewed and/or his work has been featured by hundreds of media outlets worldwide. He has provided consulting services to Asian Development Bank and various UN agencies. In 2018, he gave a TED Talk about the roles of cryptocurrencies in fighting poverty (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WDo_Jlov9R4) .