Joris van Rossum has been working for 20 years in the academic publishing industry. As Director of Special Projects at Digital Science, Joris authored the report 'Blockchain for Research' (https://figshare.com/articles/_/5607778).
He's currently leading the recently launched Blockchain for Peer Review initiative. In 2015 he co-founded Peerwith, a marketplace for researcher services.
Before that, Joris was Director of Publishing Innovation at Elsevier, where he focused on peer review innovation, article cascading, and author services.