Navigating the Digital Transition to the Clean Energy Economy
Digitalization has become a key pillar of government policy as nations globally struggle to prop up Covid-19 impacted economies. This invite-only international roundtable is co-sponsored by Dynamo and the Norwegian Consulate General in New York, and will bring together leaders from the energy industry who are spearheading digitalization in U.S. and Europe, innovative cleantechs with data-driven solutions, and policymakers working to modernize traditional industrial processes. The roundtable will be moderated by Claire Curry, Head of Digital Industry & Climate-tech Innovation, BloombergNEF and we will kick the event off with opening remarks from Dr. Francois Laborie, President of Cognite North America.
This conversation will focus on digitalization that can advance the clean energy transition, and participants will answer the following questions:
What are the key digitalization trends in the tech industry?
How can digitalization work to enable and advance the energy transition (particularly help renewable energy projects)?
What can the U.S. renewable sector can learn from the oil & gas industry’s experience in digitalization?
What’s the role for digitalization in decarbonizing the power grid?
What’s the next stage of digitalization? What obstacles remain?
Head of Digital Industry & Climate-tech Innovation
Dr. Francois Laborie
President of Cognite North America
Consul General, Royal Norwegian Consulate General in New York
CEO and Co-Founder, BluePrint Power
Commercial Manager, Equinor Wind US
Technical Program Manager, Carbon-Free Energy, Data and Software, Google
Executive Director, National Offshore Wind R&D Consortium
Co-Founder and CFO, Enerex
Director of Distributed Resource Integration, ConEdison
Senior Vice President, Scatec Solar