Jeremy Rubin graduated from MIT in 2016 with his M.Eng in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science under Professor Ronald L. Rivest and his S.B. in Computer Science and Engineering. He's deeply involved in Bitcoin, having co-founded Tidbit, the MIT Bitcoin Project, the MIT Digital Currency Initiative, and acting as the first program chair of the Scaling Bitcoin conference. He's currently focusing on improving core bitcoin technology. Besides cryptocurrency related topics, his other interests include hardware and manufacturing, functional programming, and longboarding.