Niels Hackius is a Researcher at the Kühne Logistics University and focuses on Blockchain in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. He currently works on the project ChainLog – a research project assessing and addressing the Blockchain needs of small and medium-sized enterprises in the logistics sector.
Before joining KLU, Niels worked as a research associate at Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) for six years, where he was one of the organizers of the Hamburg International Conference of Logistics (HICL), and completed several research projects. Namely, he worked on the 2017 edition of the “Trends and Strategies in Logistics and Supply Chain Management” as well as on the IHATEC research project “Release Order based on Blockchain” for the Port of Hamburg. TUHH-based Professor Dr. Dr. h. c. Kersten is currently supervising his doctoral thesis on “Blockchain in Logistics and Supply Chain Management.”
Beyond his academic interests, Niels Hackius is a certified Ethereum developer, holds a Master’s degree in medical engineering, and has worked with Johnsson&Johnsson as well as the UKE Hamburg.