Dr. Nikos Bogonikolos holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics focusing on the application of Artificial Intelligence in the Economy. Ηe is internationally recognized as a leader in innovation and a serial entrepreneur in the fields of information technology, space, defense and security. He has a long experience as an Advisor to the European Commission, the European Parliament as well as to Governments worldwide. He is the owner of many pioneer patents relating to internet technologies, artificial intelligence, and blockchain, both in the E.U. and the U.S.A., and a writer with extensive research and scientific activity in the fields of his expertise.