Dr Philippa Ryan
Dr Ryan is a highly experienced legal academic with exceptional experience in commercial law, corporate governance, finance and technology. Dr Ryan is lecturer at the UTS Faculty of Law, a founding member of the UTS Blockchain Cluster, a director of the Landers and Rogers board, deputy chair of the Australian Computer Society blockchain technical committee, a member of the Standards Australia blockchain technical committee and a member of the Australian Digital Currency Association industry advisory board.
Dr Ryan holds a number of legal and academic qualifications including an LLB, BA, MEd and PhD. Her research areas include:
• Third party liability in commercial equity
• Fiduciary obligations in apparently trustless relationships and smart contracts
• Legal responses to speculative bubbles
• Disruptive legal technologies, bitcoin and the blockchain.