The collaboration looks at both the positive and negative effects of digitalization, focusing on the environment as well as the social aspects of the digitalization trend. Here, Höjer highlights the “gigantic” transformative power of ICT. The ultimate goal of CESC is to contribute to sustainable development and change society in a sustainable direction using ICT.
Ericsson and KTH combine for digitalization and sustainability research
KTH professor Mattias Höjer, Director of the Centre for Sustainable Communications (CESC), explains the importance of the collaboration undertaken by KTH and Ericsson Research on digitalization and sustainable development.