As a researcher, engineer and educator, Dr. James Olivier has over 25 years of experience in network and telecommunications systems. As the principal investigator at Olivier Consulting Inc., Dr. Olivier consults in the areas of telecommunications and networking technologies.

Dr. Olivier is also an adjunct professor at Southern Methodist University’s Lyle School of Engineering, teaching in the Telecommunications and Network Engineering program. In addition, Dr. Olivier is a research professor at SMU’s Hunt Institute for Engineering & Humanity concentrating transformational technologies.

Over the past 20 years Dr. Olivier has been an intellectual property consultant in networking and telecommunications technologies. Dr. Olivier’s background has allowed him to be recognized as an expert in such areas as Packet Switching, Cellular Networks and Network Security before United States District Courts and the International Trade Commission.

Dr. Olivier is the current Chairman of the Dallas IEEE Blockchain Group and has been a speaker at Dallas Startup Week and the Future of Blockchain Conference on Blockchain related technologies.