The 2013 Nobel Week Dialogue was dedicated to exploring the Future of Energy and brought together a unique collection of thinkers from a range of disciplines. Nobel Laureates, world-leading scientists, policy makers and industry leaders got together to discuss issues that affect us all.
Following the chaos caused by the typhoon in the Philippines, the city of Tacloban is slowly but surely coming back to life. In just three short weeks, the city and its people have gone from total and complete annihilation to some warped sort of normality.
Last month, the conference “Telco Energy & Infrastructure Efficiency” took place in London. What left the biggest impression on me is that there is a lot of progress being made to design more energy-efficient networks – and the business case to do so is strong.
This year’s NEST Networked Society Forum in Miami produced plenty of interesting discussions and featured many inspiring speakers. More good news came in the form or a new partnership that will focus on sustainable cities.
Billions of people are moving to the world’s cities in search of better lives. Culture and creativity are helping create new urban opportunities and share them among entire populations.