What are the material sustainability issues impacting the sector, and how is the tech sector, government and society responding?

Speakers

  • Susanne Baker - Associate Director, Climate, Environment and Sustainability, techUK
  • Margot King - MSc Environmental Technology student at Imperial College London

Agenda

18:30 - Presentation
20:00 - Close

Synopsis

What are the material sustainability issues impacting the tech sector, and how are the tech sector, government and society responding? How can tech help with sustainability issues in other sectors?

We will consider some of the latest policy developments, tech sustainability trends and the challenges that remain to be resolved.

About the speakers

Susanne Baker - Associate Director, Climate, Environment and Sustainability, techUK

Susanne is responsible for techUK's Climate, Environment & Compliance Programme, which spans issues such as eco-design, chemicals policy, producer responsibility and environmental trends. She also leads techUK work in championing the role of digital technology in supporting the net zero transition.

Margot King - MSc Environmental Technology student at Imperial College London

Margot is currently researching low-plastic schemes in London as part of her final year project. Her interests include waste management, net-zero, and sustainable cities.

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This event is brought to you by: BCS London North branch, BCS Green IT specialist group, BCS London Central branch

Webinar: Climate, Environment, Sustainability: key issues for the UK tech sector
Date and time
30 June, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location
Webinar
Price
Free