Speaks for itself. Those of you that could not attend Verge/London might be interested in the virtual archives of the event.
"Mark Palmer, IBM's vice president for the public sector in Europe, shares some of Riffle’s optimism. “Today’s rapid urbanization is both a big opportunity and a challenge. It’s a big opportunity to make the planet more sustainable,” Palmer said, arguing that greater “instrumentation” -- or gathering hard data to fuel analysis and planning -- is the only route to improving matters."
Why cities hold the key -- and key challenges -- for sustainability
Published May 17, 2012