Panel Discussion: Together in Consortia: Coalition Building for Effective Blockchains

The oil & gas industry has a deep history of seeking collaborative partners to achieve a common goal. Blockchain at its core requires collaboration to be the most effective. As such, the industry is uniquely suited to fully capitalize on the endless opportunities blockchain technology will present by creating a blockchain consortium. During this session hear from a panel of leading experts on how they have found ways to work with both allies and competitors to build and operate blockchain-based business platforms. Understand the nuances of planning, investment, trust and commitment to ensure success today and many years to come.

  • Raquel Clement, Production Operations Services Category Manager, Chevron
  • Ken Ebest, Application Architect, ExxonMobil
  • Karn Sood, Business Development, Connected Energy (New Energies), Shell
  • Ruben A. Tamez, Co-Founder, Houston Blockchain Consortium and CEO & Co-Founder of GeoNet Technologies