Laura Sandys CBE

Laura Sandys CBE

Company: Energy Systems Data Taskforce

Job title: Chair


She is a Senior Independent Director at SGN Network and the Energy Systems Catapult.  She is Chair of the Northern Ireland Expert Panel on Energy Transition and was Chair of the BEIS/Ofgem Energy System Data Taskforce.  She was a member of the Advisory Panel for the Government’s Cost of Energy Reviewand is on the Council for Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage. 

She is founder of the Food Foundation and co-founder of POWERful Women and former Deputy Chair of the Food Standards Agency

She was previously a Member of Parliament for South Thanetand described by The Times as ‘one of the sanest of all MPs’ and as ‘lateral-minded, original and free-thinking’ 


Panel discussion 10:05 am - 10:50 am

Energy management in a post-pandemic world: Challenges and opportunities Covid-19 has had a monumental impact on all aspects of business, and energy management is no exception. This panel debate brings together an array of energy industry experts to discuss how businesses can collectively turn the UK’s net-zero ambition into action – despite the turbulent backdrop.   Assessing the impacts…Read more

day: Day 2 – Net-Zero Carbon