Tal Kol is the Co-founder of ORBS, a company that provide practical blockchain solutions. Kol previously co-founded Appixia, a mobile app startup acquired by Wix.com, and was Wix.com Head of Mobile Engineering. He is an expert in blockchain applications and former Head of Engineering in Kin by Kik Interactive. Kol is an open-source enthusiast, contributor to the React ecosystem and conference speaker. He holds BSc summa cum laude in Computer Engineering from the Technion and is a veteran of an elite section of the IDF 8200 unit.