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Join the Sussex Branch for a panel discussion.


6:00pm - Networking session

  • To facilitate connections with academics, industry and students who share an interest in the intersection of technology and the environment.

6:30pm - Welcome from the Chair of BCS Sussex Branch - Blay Whitby
6:35pm - Keynote speaker from Green Software Brighton

  • Providing insights into their initiatives and the role of green software in promoting environmental sustainability.

6:40pm - Panel discussion - Blay Whitby

  • It features interested parties/experts from the University of Sussex, Green Software Brighton, Student reps and a couple of Brighton technology industry representatives.

7:15pm - Questions and answers
8:00pm - Closing remarks and next steps
8:10pm - Finish flexibly depending on how the discussion goes


Discussion including the environmental impact of emerging technologies, the potential for technology to drive sustainability, and the challenges in mitigating the negative effects of technology on the environment.

BCS Sussex Branch, Green Software Brighton, University of Sussex academics and representatives from the Brighton tech scene will meet for a panel discussion exploring the environmental impact of technology and how we build and run software with sustainability in mind.

Our events are for adults aged 16 years and over.

BCS is a membership organisation. If you enjoy this event, please consider joining BCS. You’ll be very welcome. You’ll receive access to many exclusive career development tools, an introduction to a thriving professional community and also help us Make IT Good For Society. Join BCS today

For overseas delegates who wish to attend the event, please note that BCS does not issue invitation letters.


BCS is following government guidelines and we would ask attendees to continue to also follow these guidelines. Please go to https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ for more information, advice, and instructions.

This event is brought to you by: BCS Sussex branch

Environmental impact of new tech & their potential to drive sustainability
Date and time
Wednesday 6 December, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
University of Sussex
Chichester Lecture Theatre
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