The City of Orlando, University of Central Florida, Energy Blockchain Consortium, and the Blockchain Conference Network collaborated to bring the world’s first conference focused on blockchain opportunities for smart cities. Global Smart Cities Blockchain Conference featured keynote presentations, lively panel discussions, enlightening case studies, and interactive roundtables. The event was preceded by a day of smaller, more intimate workshops designed to hone in on the technology behind blockchain.
During the event, Mackinnon Lawrence, director at Navigant, presented Energy Innovation Accelerated: Enabling Smart Sustainable Cities through Blockchain. View his presentation.
Johnathon de Villier, research analyst at Navigant Research, was also in attendance and participated in Smart City Infrastructure: Energy, Utilities, Government, Buildings, Transportation, Telecom & More.