Turner Schumann is a Blockchain researcher and analyst. He covers topics related to cryptoassets and distributed ledger technology. Prior to joining 3iQ, Turner was a product manager at DigitalTown, working to decentralize smart cities across the world. While at DigitalTown, Turner helped launch CityShares, a blockchain based share transaction system that enables people to claim a digital stake in their local community. Turner is currently studying at the University of Victoria majoring in Commerce with a specialty in entrepreneurship.