17 Dec

COP25: The role of technology in Climate Change

I was honored to take part in the COP25 Sustainable Innovation Forum 2019, a COP25 official event that runs in parallel to the mainstream sessions. The goal was to discuss innovative ways for business leaders to incorporate sustainable development targets. How? Using a combination of tools, from financial mechanisms and risk assessment, to technology implementations […]

27 Sep

Technology and Sustainability: The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship?

Last week technology vendors were very forthcoming about their sustainability efforts: Google announced its plans to increase the amount of electricity it uses from renewable energies, Amazon ordered 100,000 electric trucks for its delivery fleet, and Salesforce unveiled a new pollution tracking tool. This, of course, came during the same week that climate change demonstrations […]