Saving the Planet: What's Tech Got to Do With It?

Speakers

Jonathan Armstrong

IBM

Juan Hindo

IBM

Lloyd Treinish

IBM

After IBM reaffirmed its commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement last year, the company launched an initiative offering climate change and environmental scientists free access to virtual supercomputing power, weather data and cloud data storage. In this presentation, we talk about what we learned from the scientific community, the extent of the community's technical needs and the opportunity for the tech community to help.

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