Speaker: Marco Valtas

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Technical Lead for Cleantech and Sustainability @Thoughtworks

Marco accumulated more than two decades of software development experience and is still surprised with how much there’s still to learn—starting with Bioinformatics research on the Human Cancer Genome Project in Brazil to twelve years at Thoughtworks as a software development consultant. Marco occupied different roles such as Practice Lead for Continuous Delivery, Technical Lead, Technical Principal, member of the Technology Advisory Board, and now Technical Lead for Cleantech North America.

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The Zen of Green Software: Finding Balance in the Sustainable Growth Journey

As businesses continue to evolve their operations to meet consumer demands and remain profitable, reliance on the IT sector will only grow. Today, it’s estimated that this sector contributes around 3% of global CO2 emissions, on par with the aviation industry.

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Thursday Dec 1 / 10:10AM PST ( 50 minutes )


Green Tech Green Software Sustainability Open Source Software Tools