Lucy Yu


Centre for Net Zero

About Lucy

Lucy is CEO at the Centre for Net Zero, powered by Octopus Energy. She has led operations, commercial, policy and research functions for several high-growth, globally-renowned tech start-ups including two unicorns, and additionally has over a decade of experience developing tech policy and regulation for governments in the UK, Europe, and at the UN.

Her work has focused on artificial intelligence, future mobility, regulating high risk technologies, decarbonisation and the energy transition. She has written extensively on these topics for the tech press and peer-reviewed journals, and has spoken widely including for Wired and SLUSH.

Their Sessions

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm 15th June 2021
In-Person Session
Curated with: Centre for AI and Climate and Centre for Net Zero

To optimise complex electricity systems, we need digital representations of how they’re operating in real time, and the ability to digitally simulate alternative ways of working. Digital twins...

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11:00 am - 11:40 am 16th June 2021
In-Person Session

What comes next for clean transport? How can we use innovation and technology to improve how people move around cities? In this session we hear from Isabel Dedring, Arup’s Global Transport...

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