Net-Zero Bottomline: Strategies for Tech-Driven Sustainability

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Join the Columbia Alumni Global Sustainability Network (CAGSN) and World Wide Technology (WWT) for a discussion among technology experts on the challenges and opportunities to achieve net zero and drive profitability. This panel discussion will feature leading technology and sustainability experts: 

  • Matthew Sekol, Global ESG and Sustainability Advisor, Microsoft
  • Jamila Cowan, Global Director, Customer and Regional Sustainability & ESG, Dell 
  • Dave Malik, Cisco Fellow, CTO and Chief Architect, Cisco
  • Dee Bhawmik, Buildings Management, Schneider Electric
  • Brendan Walsh, Principal - ESG Solutions, WWT (Opening) 
  • Nitasha Nair, Solution Consulting & Engineering, WWT/CAGSN (Moderator)

With emissions from IT operations and data centers poised to exceed 14% of world’s emission by 2040, innovative solutions are critical to achieve Net Zero goals. Industry experts on the panel will share experiences and leading-edge solutions across digital tech, data & AI as digital transformation trend accelerates. 

Panel discussion will be followed by a brief Q&A and happy hour. Light bites and drinks will be served  

Register Early here - Space is limited!   

More about the Event Hosts:

The Columbia Alumni Global Sustainability Network (CAGSN) is an international, multidisciplinary community interested in creating a shared sustainable future. CAGSN welcomes alumni from all of Columbia University’s schools and affiliates and aims to create a space that advances the discussion around cross-sectoral solutions to environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, such as climate change mitigation and adaptation, energy transition, environmental justice, sustainable food systems, and social impact. CAGSN brings its members together through a mix of virtual and in-person social, educational, and networking events. 

The World Wide Technology (WWT) is a global technology service integrator with over 30 years of experience helping the world's largest and most innovative organizations think differently about technology and how it can drive their business forward sustainably. WWT's ESG solutions combine strategy and execution to seamlessly integrate sustainability into all aspects of the business to help organizations drive positive outcomes for both people and the planet.


November 09, 2023 at 6:00pm - 8pm

WWT, One Manhattan West Plaza

395 9th Avenue
New York, NY 10001
United States

Nitasha Nair, CAGSN