Oleksii Konashevych

Oleksii Konashevych is a PhD fellow in the international program funded by the EU government – Erasmus Mundus Joint International Doctoral Fellow in Law, Science and Technology. This year Oleksii is visiting RMIT and collaborates with Blockchain Innovation Hub doing his research in the field of the use of blockchain technologies for e-governance and e-democracy. Oleksii works on tokenization of real estate titles, digital IDs, public registries and e-voting.

Oleksii earned a Master Degree in Law in 2005 and a Master Degree in Economics in 2010. Before academic work, he practised law in Ukraine for 10 years, holding senior positions. He participated in the initiative which worked on e-democracy reforms and became a co-author of the law on e-petitions, collaborating with the Presidential Administration of Ukraine as a manager of e-Democracy Group