Increasing importance of ICT in the waste industry
Oceans free of plastics? Robots collecting garbage? Smart Cities?
Technology, ICT and big-data play an increasingly significant role with the current sustainability demands of our planet. Yet, without the pioneers; evangelists and visionaries in the waste-, recycling- and resource industry, technology is of no use. The 13th of October 2016, AMCS will host the Cleaner Planet Convention at Science Center NEMO in Amsterdam - An international and interactive event that will present innovations in the global waste industry and application of ICT that accompany those. And what place better to meet up than the recently proclaimed “Innovation Capital of the EU” Amsterdam?
Ready for a Cleaner Planet?
The Cleaner Planet Convention is about more than waste and recycling. The circular economy is on everyone’s mind. The goals are more than just commercial. The question “Are you ready for a Cleaner Planet?” is very real. AMCS managed to convince none other than Sharon Kroes as lead speaker, known as the European and world champion debating. An exciting debate is sure to follow…