Baohua Yang is currently the principal architect of Oracle's Blockchain, leading the development of Blockchain service and product. Before that, he has been leading the blockchain solution design and development in IBM Research. His interests include Fintech, Distributed System and Analytics, especially on emerging technologies such as Blockchain, BigData, Cloud and Machine Learning.

As an architect, he has been linked into the system and algorithm areas for 10+ years, with leading the design and implementation of enterprise solutions and solving key technical challenges.

As an Open-Source developer, he has contributed to numbers of projects (e.g., Hyperledger, OpenStack and OpenDaylight), and has lead several projects including easyOVS, Hyperledger Fabric-SDK-py and Hyperledger Cello. He is currently serving in Hyperledger project as a member of the Technical Steering Committee (TSC) and leading the Technical Working Group in China (TWGC).

He has published 10s of articles in top-quality international conference and journals (e.g., IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE Trans on Computers), with several technical books and patents. He is also TPC member of numbers of academic conferences and journals.

His curriculum vitae can be found as English and Chinese, or at Linkedin.