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Inaugural

North American Digital Commodities Summit

March 26, 2018 • Crowne Plaza Times Square • New York, New York

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Will blockchain technology ease trading in the energy and commodities markets? How do traders interact with each other on a blockchain? What about the risk of cybercrime? What is the settlement risk involved in doing business in this emerging technology?

Find the answers at Platts North American Digital Commodities Summit.

Gain Insights into How Blockchain is Transforming Energy Distribution and Trading:

  • What are the risks involved for trading companies?
  • Will traders have to yield their position for acceptance in the ledger?
  • How do smart contracts handle numerous types of activities on a blockchain and also shape themselves to any-sized market with complete transparency?
  • What are the new blockchain initiatives for the oil industry?
  • How secure is a blockchain? Is identity theft a concern?
  • Cryptocurrency versus fiat currency—Are they interchangeable on the blockchain?
  • How will commodity exchanges work in an DLT environment?

Hear from Global Blockchain Thoughtleaders

Carlos Arena Rodney Malcolm Rana Basu
Carlos Arena,
Director
R3
Rodney Malcolm,
CFO
Trafigura
Rana Basu,
Director
Consensys
Anna Jarman James Wallis Arnaud Stevens
Anna Jarman,
Investment Analyst
Royal Dutch Shell
James Wallis,
Vice President
IBM
Arnaud Stevens,
Managing Director
Natixis
Emma Weston Scott Kessler Shane Randolph
Emma Weston,
CEO
AgriDigital
Scott Kessler,
Director
LO3 Energy
Shane Randolph,

Managing Director
Opportune LLP

Paul Cusenza David Lehman Michael Merz
Paul Cusenza,
CEO
Nodal Exchange, LLC
David Lehman,
Managing Director
CME Group
Michael Merz,
Managing Director
PONTON
Oleg Abdrashitov James Rilett Eric Turner
Oleg Abdrashitov,
Head of Blockchain
Altoros
James Rilett,
Global Director
S&P Global Platts
Eric Turner,
Director of Research
Messari
Thomas Zakrzewski
Thomas Zakrzewski,
Distinguished Engineer
S&P Global Market Intelligence

Plus, 3 Case Studies Highlighting How Energy Distribution And Trading Is Already Changing

  • Hyperledger Applications—Altoros’ Decentralized Energy Utility Project
  • Blockchain Trading Applications for Electric Power–LO3 Energy and the Brooklyn Microgrid
  • The AgriDigital Blockchain Initiative—Why Agricultural Supply Chains are a Good Use Case for the Application of Blockchain Technologies

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Sponsored by:

Reed Smith LLP

Sidley Austin LLP

Bryn Mawr Trust Company of Delaware

IPC

Supported by:

S&P Global Market Intelligence

SparkSpread

Commodities Now


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