ICT for Sustainability 2016

The theme of ICT4S 2016 was ‘Smart and Sustainable’. We had different workshops, paper presentations in ConverStations, open sessions with topics like internet of things and big data for sustainability, SME & big data for sustainability, the role of the individual, the role of the government and how to turn sustainability into a business model.

Watch the aftermovie and download the presentations of ICT4S 2016.

Patricia, Anwar & Paola

Keynotes

The following speakers gave a keynote presentation during the conference days on 30 and 31 August:

- Nicola Villa (IBM) | ICT and sustainability: unleashing innovation
- Frits Verheij (USEF) | Why ICT is key in Sustainable urban energy
- Maikel Bouricius (GreenIT Amsterdam) | How the green datacenter hub and the smart city are becoming one in Amsterdam
- Frances Brazier (Delft University of Technology) | Challenging sustainability - role for ICT

Workshops

The workshops were held on 29 August and 1 September at the Amsterdam Business School.

- Technology-supported Sustainable Behaviour Change
- Green in Software Engineering
- Downscaling the (Semantic) Web
- Computing within Limits: Visions of computing beyond Moore’s law
- Slow Tech: Clean ICT - an overview and case study exploration
- Co-creating Smart Sustainable Cities
- New AncIllary Services (NAIS) for the Smart Grid
- Energy and carbon footprint of the ICT sector
- Setting an effective strategy for sustainable intervention

General chair: Prof. dr. Anwar Osseyran, SURFsara & University of Amsterdam Program chairs: Prof. dr. Patricia Lago, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Dr. Paola Grosso, University of Amsterdam

General chair:
Prof. dr. Anwar Osseyran, SURFsara & University of Amsterdam
Program chairs:
Prof. dr. Patricia Lago, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Dr. Paola Grosso, University of Amsterdam

 

 

 

 


 

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