Addressing environmental and social impact is now a business imperative to retain customers, attract talent and to comply with evolving regulations and reporting, so many businesses are transforming to a 'purpose driven' model. Information technology can simultaneously be part of the solution and part of the problem when it comes to environmental and social impact, so what exactly does a sustainable IT practice look like and why should we care? What can we contribute? Where do we start?
This session will cover the scope of sustainability, how the consumption of IT services and products are contributing to the big picture and what practical steps IT and procurement departments and professionals can take to make a difference. It's packed with stats, facts, figures, concepts and advice that will get you thinking about sustainability on a whole different level.