Laura Sandys

Laura Sandys

Company: Government’s Energy Digitalisation Taskforce

Job title: Chair

Bio:

Laura Sandys specialises in the energy, food and resource sectors, focusing on energy markets, digitalisation, food security and resource management. Recently she Chaired the Energy System Data Taskforce on behalf of BEIS, Ofgem and Innovate UK working the Energy Systems Catapult. She is an advocate of the low carbon economy, promoter of increasing demand reduction policies and innovator in food systems policies. 
 
She is an Independent Director at SGN Ltd, Chair of the Food Foundation, non-executive Director of the Energy Systems Catapult and co-Chair of the IPPR Environment and Justice Commission. She runs The Reshaping Regulation Programme with Imperial College and the Energy Systems Catapult and was a member of Government’s Cost of Energy Review chaired by Prof Dieter Helm. She founded the Food Foundation that advocates changes to the UK food system, and co-founder of POWERful Women that promotes women’s role in the energy sector. She has been appointed a member of the Government’s CCUS Council and is a Member of Imperial College’s Centre for Carbon Capture and Storage Advisory Group. 

Seminars:

Closing Keynote: Redesigning the energy system: what it means for industry 4:30 pm

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day: 29 March 2022