Green IT Specialist Group

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The objective of the Green IT Specialist Group is to act as a conduit and voice for the relevant IT sustainability agenda. We draw our inputs from the fields of Technology Provides, SMEs, academics, teachers and all those interested in promoting the sustainable use of computing (eg to reduce the use of power and its associated Carbon emissions and the use of non-sustainable sources for materials used in manufacture), as well as to the wider public.

We fully recognize that the world of Technology and Sustainability is in a continues state of development and actively canvas input from any Aspect of the Green Agenda.

Our aim is to promote green computing and address green issues and the adoption of green practices Associated with Information and Communication technologies and services across their lifecycle.

Please keep in touch with us

As a group we are always interested in reaching out to new members and their views. Please feel free to reach out to us via our communication paths.

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Latest articles

  • Hands Pointing To Items On A List
    GDPR and the UK Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA2018) came into force in May 2018. Four months on, Charlotte Walker-Osborn and Gayle McFarlane, from law firm Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP, give us some thoughts on the legislation with an additional focus on biometrics in context of the legislation.
  • Shanghai Skyline
    David Bird FBCS reminds us that it’s not just Russia in the East that we can expect cyber mischief from. China and North Korea are both threats also.

Upcoming events

There are currently no forthcoming events.

Events of Interest

Events will be posted when available