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Blockchain & the Power Consumer: Myth or reality?

Thursday, March 14

02:00 pm - 03:00 pm

Blockchain holds great promise for transforming and democratizing the power distribution system of the future. Can this technology move to scale in developed economies? What is the potential to drive change in emerging economies where an established power system is not available? Will blockchain evolve to distribute power effectively on a peer to peer basis? Will blockchainrealize its potential to disrupt incumbent retail energy models?

Session Speakers
  • Eduard Sala de Vedruna

    IHS Markit

    Executive Director, Global Power & Renewables, Energy

  • Hervé Touati

    Energy Web Foundation

    Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

  • Ben Bishop

    Siemens

    Digital Innovation Specialist

  • Sam Salisbury

    Centrica

    Centrica Innovations Director – Labs

  • Rich Meszaros

    Accenture

    Managing Director – Accenture Digital