Dr Mubashir Qasim is an economist and data scientist who works at DairyNZ. His research interests include a broad range of topics around the economics of disruptive technologies, closed loop economies, comprehensive system of national accounts, and inter-temporal sustainability and well-being. He has won several scholarships including Marsden funding from the Royal Society of New Zealand during his academic and professional journey. He also co-founded an IoT and big data analytics start-up called Qubits Technologies Limited. More about Mubashir.