Michael has been involved in communication of emerging markets since first working with the Human Genome Project. In the late 90s he worked with a handheld software publisher for Palm, Sony and Microsoft. In 2013 he conducted PhD research in Bitcoin and the Dark Web at the University of Memphis. Michael has also worked with investors and dispensing organizations in the Texas CBD cannabis industry since 2016. Michael would also be the speaker for IDoc9 and a great resource in advising IDoc9 future.