The year ahead: Green Issues and Sustainability

2 02 2010

Green and Sustainability is another theme that’s been on everyone’s lips for a while now; every new piece of enterprise tech has a green angle and every vendor has their own snake oil to help ease your corporate climate guilt.

We see this trend continuing into 2010, particularly around IT infrastructure with the green benefits of cloud computing and hosting being touted by all. This business element of sustainability and energy efficiency in the IT and technology sectors will start to occupy centre stage, stealing focus from more traditional green and sustainability issues.

Green IT

Many of the ‘green’ events launched just two years ago died at the hands of the recession. The good news is this means the majority of the remaining events are good quality and well worth the delegate fee. You should also be prepared to see more green topics sneaking on to agendas across the conference landscape – perhaps you’ve already seen this somewhere completely unexpected; let us know where the strangest green mention you’ve spotted this year was.



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11 01 2011
11 01 2011

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