The aim of the study is to explore blockchain adoption in the oil and gas supply chain using UTAUT model. Qualitative strategy was used to explore the reaction of the adoption of blockchain technology. Semi-structured interview was conducted across different categories. Specifically, the interviews were structured around the key pillars of performance expectancy, effort expectancy, social influence facilitating conditions and their influence on behaviour intention and use of behaviour all within the context of blockchain adoption in oil and gas supply chain.The findings indicate some acceptance of blockchain technology as users reported that it enhances efficiency in the supply chain.
|Number of pages||13|
|Publication status||Accepted/In press - 8 Apr 2020|
|Event||27th EurOMA Conference - University of Warwick, Warwick, United Kingdom|
Duration: 28 Jun 2020 → 30 Jun 2020
|Conference||27th EurOMA Conference|
|Period||28/06/20 → 30/06/20|
- blockchain technology
- supply chain
- oil and gas industry
Uba, S. A., & Whitfield, I. (Accepted/In press). Exploring the adoption of blockchain technology in the oil and gas industry supply chain: a unified theory of acceptance and use of technology model approach. Paper presented at 27th EurOMA Conference , Warwick, United Kingdom.