San Francisco 12-14 Sept 2017

San Francisco 12-14 Sept 2017

The Role of the Technology in the Fight Against Climate Change


Date & Time

Tuesday, 12 Sep 2017

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Moscone South, Esplanade level, Auditorium 4


Every person on earth is experiencing the effects of climate change, and the technology industry is uniquely positioned to mitigate many of those effects. From energy-harnessing toys to emergency alert infrastructure, technology companies have developed innovative solutions that reduce energy use and improve the lives of those impacted. While individual efforts are beneficial, could the industry have greater influence through collective action? What challenges do companies face when building technologies for social good? This session will highlight best practices in innovation and collaboration for the fight against climate change.