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The Role of Information and Communication Technologies in Global Sustainability Webinar
April 29, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
In this webinar Professor W. “RP” Raghupathi, Ph.D. will discuss how Information & Communication Technologies (ICTs) contribute to several aspects of global sustainability.
He’ll examine how economic development, education, energy, environment, and transportation at the country level benefit from ICTs, along with several orders of effects on global sustainability. This is discussed in the context of the SDGs.
Professor W. “RP” will then identify the key challenges to be addressed in bringing about an ICTs-based sustainable world. Studying the macro impacts of ICT investments can guide countries in setting policy and making selective investments in ICTs that will promote global sustainability.
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