Spotlight#8: End-to-end mineral tracking: deploying blockchain and traceability systems
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 13:00 to 14:30
Swapcard - Digital Event - Day 3
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More and more corporate leaders are looking for ways to evaluate supply chains through an ethical lens. Blockchain due to its characteristics is increasingly used as a tool to increase transparency, provide provenance data and establish end-to-end traceability. Exploring blockchain technology for responsible sourcing of conflict minerals can contribute to the reduction in the audits and transaction costs.
This session will look at the use of new technologies in minerals tracking.
Hon. Francis Gatare
CEO, Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and Gas Board, Rwanda
Founder and CEO, Responsible Trade
Founder and CEO, Minespider
Vice President, Responsible Business Alliance