Kirsten Sandberg is a huge reader of history and science fiction. She is currently editor-in-chief of the Blockchain Research Institute, where she is responsible for publishing the practical insights of blockchain pioneers across industries and managerial functions. She is also an adjunct faculty member of the graduate publishing program at Pace University, where she teaches such courses as the legal aspects of publishing, and she regularly co-directs executive training for China’s largest publishers. Kirsten focuses on emerging markets, disruptive technologies, and the management of digital transformation. For over a decade, she was an executive editor specializing in finance, marketing, and strategy at Harvard Business School Publishing. She held editorial positions at HarperCollins in educational and trade publishing. She can be reached through Twitter @kikisandberg or LinkedIn.