First meeting of the Focus Group on Environmental Efficiency for AI and other emerging technologies and related events

Wang, X. (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations


The objective of the forum was to stimulate global dialogues on environmental efficiency for artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies. It provided a platform to explore common challenges, share ideas and present and discuss use cases, requirements, applications, interfaces, protocols, architectures, etc.

The forum also provided an opportunity for governments, academia and industry to consider the state-of-the-art artificial intelligence and emerging technologies and their potential to bring environmental benefits and any potential human health and environmental safety concerns.
Period11 Dec 201913 Dec 2019
Held atUN International Telecommunication Union, Switzerland
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • artificial intelligence
  • cloud computing
  • data centre
  • Energy efficiency
  • Impact assessment
  • environmental efficiency
  • emerging technologies
  • natural resources