Prof. Soulla Louca

Professor Soulla Louca has coordinated and evaluated numerous projects for the National Science Foundation (NSF- USA), Research Promotion Foundation (RPF-Cyprus), and European Framework for the European Commission. She chaired the European program COST (www.cost.eu) with 36 participating Member States and 3000 researchers in e-Society, Information Security, Networks, and Nanotechnologies (2006). She has pioneered research in blockchain technologies (2014) in her University, designing and developing the first MSc (worldwide) in Digital Currency, academic certificates publishing on blockchain (http://block.co/ ), and breakthrough events – Decentralized 2017 (www.decentralized.com ). She is a professor in the Management & MIS Department and Director of the Blockchain Initiative at the University of Nicosia.