Sustainable Supply Chains

Presented by

John Booth, BCS; Andrew Hatton, Greenpeace; Stephen Coates, ICTR; Bob Crooks, BCS; Richard Lanyon Hogg, IBM

About this talk

ICT is now an indispensable facet of everyday life in the western world. It is hard to think of any industry, process or service that does not include an element of ICT systems in its delivery. But what is the real cost of these IT growth? Join this expert panel from the BCS as they discuss the true resource cost of your IT and ask: - Can the growth of IST systems, including user devices, networking, data centres be sustained? - Should tech companies be doing more to reduce their extracted resource needs? - What certifications or standards can users/organisations implement to ensure that their ICT is as sustainable as it can be?

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