We are fortunate to have Tomaso Aste, Professor of complexity science at UCL Computer Science Department join Bright Advisory Board. Professor Aste is the Scientiﬁc Director of the UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies; Head of the Financial Computing and Analytics Group; Programme Director of the MSc in Financial Risk Management; Vice Director of the Centre for doctoral Training in Financial Computing & Analytics; and Member of the Board of the ESRC LSE-UCL Systemic Risk Centre.
A trained Physicist, Professor Aste has substantially contributed to research in ﬁnancial systems modeling, complex data analytics and machine learning. He is passionate in the investigation of the effect of technologies on society and currently focuses on the application of Blockchain Technologies to domains beyond digital currencies.
Watch and learn about his research and why he believes Blockchain has huge potential and will make a big impact.