Mon, Apr 27|
Earth Talk- Blockchain for Sustainable Energy
FinTech4Good and World Digital Economy Organization jointly launch a new show, Earth Talk. In this episode, we will focus on: BLOCKCHAIN FOR SUSTAINABLE ENERGY Host: Xiaochen Zhang, President, FinTech4Good Guest: Dr. Jemma Green, Chairwomen, Power Ledger
Time & Location
Apr 27, 2020, 8:00 PM – 9:05 PM EDT
About The Event
FinTech4Good and World Digital Economy Organization jointly launch a new show, Earth Talk. In this episode, we will focus on: BLOCKCHAIN FOR SUSTAINABLE ENERGY
Host: Xiaochen Zhang, President, FinTech4Good, UNESCAP Sustainable Business Network (ESBN) Executive Council. Listed as one of the Top 100 BlockchainInfluencers by Lattice80, Xiaochen leads the design and implementation of FinTech4Goods’s strategy to introduce the most disruptive technological innovations in frontier markets. FinTech4Good was awarded the Best FinTechImpact Investing Network 2019 by Wealth & Finance International. As a trusted figure in the digital economy and blockchain, he addressed 100+high-level international forums as a keynote speaker and produced the blockchain and Fintech shows with 500K+ followers.
Dr Jemma Green is a cofounder and chairman of www.powerledger.io, a technology company that uses the blockchain to facilitate energy trading, energy asset financing and carbon markets. Setting her career trajectory early on, Dr Green became the voice of sustainability and corporate social responsibility in the business of big money lending while at J.P. Morgan in London. She then went on to become a research fellow at Curtin University, was Deputy Lord Mayor of Perth, set up the first fossil fuel free pension fund and has sat on numerous boards championing sustainable business such as Carbon Tracker and Climate-KIC Australia. In 2016 Jemma cofounded Power Ledger which won Sir Richard Branson’s Extreme Tech Challenge. In 2018 Jemma was made EY Fintech Entrepreneur of the Year.
FinTech4Good (FT4G) is a global network that connects start-ups, technologists, industry leaders and public sectors in North America, Asia, Europe, Africa, and Latin America, to bring fintech and blockchain technology applications to frontier markets.
The World Digital Economy Council mobilizes resources and brings together global leaders to provide thought leadership and implement powerful initiatives in advancing global digital transformation.
The Digital Finance Advisory Group (DF17) is a group of experts and leaders in blockchain, fintech, AI, and international development who share the same vision in scaling exemplary initiatives to realize the true potential of digital financing for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in different countries. The China Digital Finance Advisory Group (CDF17) is the first country-level effort of the DF17. CDF17 members not only have deep knowledge of digital financing for sustainable development goals, but also are willing to put their knowledge and expertise in supporting the related international process on the 2030 Agenda.