Alex Grech is a strategist, change consultant and academic, and is the conference Chair.
Alex is the founding Director of the Commonwealth Centre for Connected Learning. He advises governments, public institutions, startups and NGOs on projects impacted by disruptive technologies. He teaches new media at the University of Malta within the Faculty of Media & Knowledge Sciences, and is an expert on the EU Blockchain Observatory & Forum and a member of the EU ET2020 Working Group on Digital Education. He holds a PhD in Internet Computing from the University of Hull and is a Chartered Accountant by profession. Alex’s research interests are in digital citizenship, digital literacy, blockchain & identity, social media and power.