David G.W. Birch is a Director of Consult Hyperion, the secure electronic transactions consultancy. He is the Chairman of the annual Digital Money Forum and Digital Identity Forum in London and he has written for several publications including more than a hundred Second Sight columns for The Guardian newspaper. In 2007, he published Digital Identity Management: Technological, Business and Social Implications under Gower Publishing Ltd. He hosts the Consult Hyperion podcast — conversations with identity and digital transaction experts.
Voted one of the European “Power 50” people in digital financial services (Fin Tech Awards). The title of his speech is promising: “Blockchain is not a technology, but a religion”.