Sustainability and technology: harnessing technology to meet sustainability goals

TECHNOLOGY - SHOWCASE
5 March 2024, Europe 10:00 am - 11:30 am GMT | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm CEST
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In recent years, there has been an unprecedented surge in the importance placed on corporate sustainability. Disruption caused by rapidly increasing global temperatures, a cost-of-living crisis, deepening geopolitical tensions and a pandemic have served as a catalyst for innovation, with a growing number of organizations now publicly committing to ambitious environmental and social targets in order to improve their sustainability profile and drive positive change.

Leading companies understand, however, that achieving their sustainability goals requires a systemic approach to transformation – one that incorporates both technology and data from the start. But despite widespread consensus from 72% of respondents in a recent Amazon Web Services (AWS) study that technology is ‘indispensable’ for achieving sustainability targets, only 21% said their tools, platforms and current solutions had proven effective so far.

Join AWS and sustainability experts for an enlightening Showcase with Meet the Boss as we delve into the complex, symbiotic relationship that connects technology with sustainability. Explore how technological solutions can act as an accelerant for sustainability initiatives as we hear from companies that have successfully embarked upon this journey.

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Discussion topics

How has your organization responded to the increased emphasis on corporate sustainability, and how has your company incorporated sustainability into its overall strategy?

What challenges has your organization faced leveraging technology to advance sustainability initiatives, and how have you addressed them?

What strategies have you found effective aligning technological solutions with achieving sustainability targets? What lessons have you learned from your journey so far?

How does your organization leverage cloud technology to enhance sustainability initiatives, and can you provide specific examples of how this integration has contributed to environmental or social benefits?

Speakers

Maria Hernandez

Sustainability Senior BDM, Enterprise EMEA
Maria joined AWS in September 2020 in the EMEA Enterprise Go to Market and Business Development team. She find out more

Alvaro Martin

Cloud Strategy Senior Manager
Cloud strategy senior manager at Deloitte with +20 years of expertise in digital transformation for find out more
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Event Agenda

Day one

10:00 am - 10:05 am

10:00 am - 10:05 am

Introduction

10:05 am - 10:20 am

10:05 am - 10:20 am

Opening Keynote

Maria Hernandez Sustainability Senior BDM, Enterprise EMEA, AWS

10:20 am - 10:35 am

10:20 am - 10:35 am

Customer Presentation

Alexandra Colac Lead Sustainability , Klarna

10:35 am - 10:45 am

10:35 am - 10:45 am

Q&A session led by MOC

10:45 am - 10:55 am

10:45 am - 10:55 am

Customer Discussion

Alvaro Martin Cloud Strategy Senior Manager , Deloitte

10:55 am - 11:05 am

10:55 am - 11:05 am

Customer Discussion

11:05 am - 11:15 am

11:05 am - 11:15 am

Customer Discussion

Justin Lyon CEO, Simudyne

11:15 am - 11:30 am

11:15 am - 11:30 am

Q&A session with all speakers, led by MOC

- 11:30 am

- 11:30 am

Closing remarks from MOC

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About AWS

For over 15 years, Amazon Web Services has been the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud offering. AWS has been continually expanding its services to support virtually any cloud workload, and it now has more than 200 fully featured services for compute, storage, databases, networking, analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, security, hybrid, virtual and augmented reality (VR and AR), media, and application development, deployment, and management from 84 Availability Zones within 26 geographic regions, with announced plans for 24 more Availability Zones and eight more AWS Regions in Australia, Canada, India, Israel, New Zealand, Spain, Switzerland, and the United Arab Emirates. Millions of customers—including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies—trust AWS to power their infrastructure, become more agile, and lower costs.

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