David Picado stands at the forefront of sustainable blockchain innovation as the CEO and Co-Founder of GreenChain. An electronic engineer by training, David's journey began at the Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica, where he not only excelled academically but also served as the vice-chairman of the IEEE Circuits and Systems chapter. His passion for renewable energy and blockchain technology is evident in his early research on solar panel monitoring systems, which set the stage for his future endeavors.
David's commitment to sustainability is further demonstrated through his volunteer work in developing operating systems for electric vehicle charging stations, showcasing his dedication to practical clean energy solutions. At GreenChain, he pioneers the integration of crypto asset mining with renewable energy, embodying his belief in a future where technology and the environment progress in tandem.
As a speaker at Blockchain Jungle 2023, David Picado will share his unique perspective as a leader in green crypto asset mining. His insights are grounded in a career that spans rigorous academic research, real-world applications of sustainable solutions, and groundbreaking entrepreneurship. David's vision for a technology sector transformed by sustainability will undoubtedly inspire and challenge attendees to think differently about the future of blockchain.