Dr. Imtiaz Khan is an Associate Professor of Data Science with a mission to increase the veracity and value of big data. Having PhD in Bioinformatics from Cardiff University, UK and Marie Curie post-doctoral fellowship at Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, USA, he currently leads the Centre for Industry 4.0 and Blockchain Research at Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK. This centre has a wide range of data science and blockchain technology related research focusing on applicability of these technologies in government organisations and FinTech. He has supervised several Innovate UK funded Knowledge Transfer Partnership projects with tech industries that focus on the use of IoT and machine learning algorithms to optimise production. He is a council member of Welsh Government funded Blockchain Connected and FinTech Wales. He is also an editorial board member of international journals like Blockchain for Healthcare Today, Frontiers in Blockchain, Springer Nature Humanities and Social Sciences journals.