Prof. William Knottenbelt
William Knottenbelt is Professor of Applied Quantitative Analysis and Director of Industrial Liaison in the Department of Computing at Imperial College London, where he became a Lecturer in 2000. He is a co-founder of the Imperial Bitcoin Forum and is the Director of the Centre for Cryptocurrency Research and Engineering. He serves on the steering committee of the Quantitative Evaluation of Systems conference series, is an editor of Performance Evaluation Journal, and has served as general or program chair of numerous conferences and workshops related to quantitative modelling and analysis. A keen supporter of student-led innovation, he is the Innovation Fellow for the Department of Computing and serves on the Entrepreneur First Science Partners panel.