Webinar on-demand: Conflicts and violence when smartphones are manufactured

Two and a half billion people use smartphones daily. Did you know that smartphones are connected to conflicts and violence because of minerals such as tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold? These minerals are often called conflict minerals since they are mined in conflict-affected areas where human rights abuses are common.

2018-11-09T12:00:34+00:00May 24, 2018|Categories: Webinar on-demand|Tags: , |

Webinar on-demand: 2030 Sustainability Goals; Why are Smartphones Missing the Mark?

2.5 billion people are smartphone users today. Still, smartphones are lagging behind computers in terms of sustainability. Why, and how can this be addressed? Join us on March 21 for a learning webinar where we’ll discuss the current status of sustainability for smartphones. We will cover social and environmental sustainability issues throughout the product life cycle.

2018-11-09T12:00:17+00:00March 7, 2018|Categories: Webinar on-demand|Tags: , , |

Circular Economy & IT Products

In the fifth installment of our 2016 Sustainable IT webinar series, we make a deep dive into the circular economy and it’s implications for IT-products. The webinar includes an overview of key concepts, policy initiatives and what they mean for the development of more sustainable electronics. Guest presenters Annachiara Torciano from Samsung and Louise Koch from Dell provide insights into the adoption of circular principles in their businesses.

2018-11-09T11:57:55+00:00December 5, 2016|Categories: Webinar on-demand|Tags: , , , |