Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
21 – 23 NOVEMBER 2017, SINGAPORE
Joseph Thompson is the CEO and Co-Founder of AID:Tech, the worlds first company ever to deliver international aid using blockchain technology in Lebanon to Syrian refugees. His vision is to empower individuals with a legal digital identity so that aid, welfare & health benefits could be sent directly with no middleman taking a cut. Joseph has been named as one of only ten chosen UN SDG Pioneers for 2017 as a Pioneer for blockchain technology. AID:Tech are winners of Citibank’s of the Game Changer of the Year Award for fighting corruption, which was presented by Director of the IMF, Christine Lagarde.