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Dr. Michele Nati Lead Technical Analyst

IOTA Foundation

Michele Nati, PhD has 15 years of experience in the fields of data and IoT, working on research and development and recently on innovation in a number of roles, from Academia to SMEs to government organisations. During his career he pioneered and touched all the technologies and aspects that helped to create the connected world we are living today.

In 2007, Michele obtained a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Rome La Sapienza. He researched, designed and deployed novel cross-layer communication protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks and other resource-constrained embedded devices, dividing his time between Rome and Boston where he was a visiting researcher at the Northeastern University. After his PhD, he worked for academia and a number of SMEs as a research scientist in the area of remote sensing / monitoring.

In 2010 Michele became a Senior Researcher at the 5G Innovation Center of University of Surrey. Since 2015 Michele has worked as the Lead Technologist for Data and Trust at Digital Catapult London, driving open innovation in the area of data and trust.

In his research into trust and transparency, Michele was exposed to blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. He researched DLTs as a means to build an infrastructure for sharing data with trust, and to create innovation in the digital manufacturing and creative industries. Currently he is an active member of the Mydata community, actively liaising with academia, SMEs, large organizations and governments to identify open innovation activities in the field of data and IoT.


Date Title

Future of Digital Identity: Self-Sovereign Identity & Verifiable Credentials

Aug 06, 2020
Panel - Where Do We Stand on Self-Sovereign Identity? Business Value and Opportunities Under SSI Framework
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Future of Digital Identity: Self-Sovereign Identity & Verifiable Credentials

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  • Aug 06, 2020 12:00-06:00pm CEST

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