Malta Digital Innovation Authority / Centre for DLTs, University of Malta, Chairman / Director - Malta, St Julians
Dr Joshua Ellul was appointed as the first Chairman of the Malta Digital Innovation Authority (MDIA). He is also the Director of the Centre for Distributed Ledger Technologies at the University of Malta, which has launched a unique multi-disciplinary taught Masters in Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies. His experience and roles with the Authority, University, and private sector gives him a broad perspective of issues pertaining to the emerging technology landscape in Malta. As Chairman of the MDIA, he works closely with the Ministry for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation and provides technical advice and support to the governments' innovative technology led initiatives and related legislation.