Event Sponsors: ARM | Gold Sponsors: UtilityWise | Silver Sponsors: Cambridge Consultants; NERA
Masterclass Session Synopsis: IBM
What is the Uber or AirBnB threat for the Energy Industry? Is there there one or will the regulator and the high entry barrier of physical assets prevent this?
This session will explore the impact of four technology areas (Energy, Consumer, Operation, Information) on the future energy market at a high level.
It will then take a deeper look at how Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT - of which blockchain in an example) could democratise the energy market and completely change the role of market actors; facility the energy Uber-moment.