Panel Discussion: Intersection of Blockchain & Ethics – Solving Social Problems & Consumer Concerns

In this panel, we discuss blockchain’s established, rigid, and transparent attributes that are championing ethical business practices by enabling consumers with an understanding of provenance, protecting local environments and reducing exploitation of workers. It is truly a tool for change, bolstering an era of the “conscious consumer.


  • Melanie Nuce, Senior Vice President, Business Development, GS1 US


  • Bob Wolpert, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, Golden State Foods and Chairman IBM Food Trust Advisory Council
  • Al Zucco, VP Sustainable Supply Chain, USG