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Dec

2

December 2, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: Inclusive by Design: BSR’s Project on Technology and Access in China

Inclusive by Design: BSR’s Project on Technology and Access in China

BSR's recent project on developing a mobile application designed around the needs of blind and vision-impaired people in China aims to improve their access to products and services.

#Grants #Inclusive Economy #Information and Communications Technology

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Nov

19

November 19, 2015

Information And Communications Technology: 3-D Printing a More Just and Sustainable World

3-D Printing a More Just and Sustainable World

From producing human skin to combatting rhino poaching to feeding astronauts pizzas in space, 3-D printing is driving innovation across an impressive array of applications. BSR recently published a report highlighting what it means for sustainability.

#Industrials and Utilities #Information and Communications Technology

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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.

#Industrials and Utilities #Information and Communications Technology

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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 #Collaboration #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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