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Sep

14

September 14, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: Come Hack with Us to Empower People and Enhance Life Around the Globe

Come Hack with Us to Empower People and Enhance Life Around the Globe

BSR Sustainability Hackathon sponsor Qualcomm shares highlights from past hackathon winners and details for our virtual hacking event, taking place September 17-October 17 and culminating in a final presentation at the BSR Conference 2015.

#BSR Conference #Information and Communications Technology

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Sep

9

September 9, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: Green Electronics and the Circular Economy

Green Electronics and the Circular Economy

In advance of the Green Electronic Council's Emerging Green Conference 2015, we explore ways to identify elements of a circular economy.

#Circular Economy #Information and Communications Technology

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Jul

22

July 22, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: BSR’s Vision for the Future of Internet Power: 100 Percent Renewable Energy

BSR’s Vision for the Future of Internet Power: 100 Percent Renewable Energy

HP’s recent announcement about a large-scale wind-energy investment highlights the role of BSR’s Future of Internet Power in getting technology companies to commit to 100 percent renewable energy for their data centers.

#Climate Change #Future of Internet Power #Information and Communications Technology

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Jul

13

July 13, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: The Internet of Green Electronics

The Internet of Green Electronics

BSR explores how five trends in the ICT sector will influence the future of green electronics.

#Information and Communications Technology #Manufacturing

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Jun

30

June 30, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: The Future Is Now: Making the Benefits of Automation Work for Everyone

The Future Is Now: Making the Benefits of Automation Work for Everyone

Automation is changing the face of work. How can companies ensure that our “second machine age” provides benefits for the triple-bottom-line?

#Inclusive Economy #Information and Communications Technology #Supply Chain

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Jun

18

June 18, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: The Right Track: Using Collaboration to Deploy Technology for Sustainability Progress

The Right Track: Using Collaboration to Deploy Technology for Sustainability Progress

Mainstreaming information and communications technology solutions across industries can have dramatic positive effects on the environment and society. So why aren't more companies adopting them?

#Climate Change #Information and Communications Technology

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Apr

6

April 6, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: Don’t Forget the Ethics

Don’t Forget the Ethics

There's not always one "right" answer when it comes to weighing decisions related to social and environmental issues.

#Information and Communications Technology #Media and Entertainment #Strategy and Integration #Sustainability Management

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Mar

24

March 24, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: We’ve All Been Disrupted. Now What? Thoughts on SXSW 2015

We’ve All Been Disrupted. Now What? Thoughts on SXSW 2015

A major theme of South by Southwest Interactive 2015 is that resilient businesses and systems are viewing disruption as the first sign of progress, not the end of an era, and are adapting their approaches.

#Climate Change #Information and Communications Technology #Media and Entertainment

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Feb

19

February 19, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: What Car Hackers Can Teach Automakers about Data Privacy and Transparency

What Car Hackers Can Teach Automakers about Data Privacy and Transparency

To address data privacy and transparency concerns, the auto industry can follow an approach that BSR has taken with technology and financial services companies, which are also vulnerable to these issues.

#Human Rights #Information and Communications Technology #Manufacturing

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Jan

20

January 20, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: Ahead of Davos: Predictions for 2015 Miss the Real Story

Ahead of Davos: Predictions for 2015 Miss the Real Story

The World Economic Forum will feature strong debates over immediate concerns, such as dropping oil prices, but the most crucial questions have long-term, wide-reaching effects on global prosperity, including climate change and the rise of mass automation and artificial intelligence.

#Climate Change #Information and Communications Technology

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