Gokul Alex is a Digital Futurist with passion for Exponential and Emerging Technologies. He is currently working for PwC India in Advisory Services as a Chief Architect for Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies with focus on Government and Public Sector initiatives. He is a Bitcoin Maximalist and Ethereum Researcher. He is an active educator on Hyperledger Products and Platforms. He is also educating about the possibilities of promising protocols such as Hashgraph, IOTA, Algorand, Tezos and Elixxir. He has been recognised as one among Top 20 Global Thought Leader on GovTech, EduTech and FinTech with expertise on AI, Analytics, Blockchain, Big Data, Cybersecurity, Cloud, Data Science, IoT and Quantum Computing by Thinkers360 Platform. He have been the keynote speaker, moderator and panelist for numerous technology conferences. He has authored four patents and published numerous articles & blogs. He has reviewed a couple of books on AI, Blockchain, Cybersecurity and Quantum Computing. He is an advisor to numerous Startups, Think Tanks, Governmental and Non-Governmental Organisations, Social Networks, Regulatory Bodies and Business Consortiums.