Exactum Green - Energy awareness day 7.10.
Would you like to hear how our high tech life affects the environment we live in?
Then you are welcomed to join us on Tuesday, October 7th, at 12:30 in Exactum's
auditorium CKK112 to discuss hot topics of green ICT. This event is in English.
12:30 What is Green ICT and why does it matter?
Welcoming words by Prof. Jussi Kangasharju, Department of Computer Science
12:40 Energy consumption of the Exactum Building
Virpi Kuitto and Aimo Hämäläinen, Center for Properties and Facilities
12:50 A greener future for large data centers?
Have you heard about the greenhouse on the rooftop of the Exactum building? Our keynote speaker tells the story of his research laboratory and shares his insights on what could become the future of companies like IBM, Google and Amazon.
13:15 Rooftop research
Marja Mesimäki, 5th Dimension - Green Roofs in Urban Areas -research program
13:25 Research and education on Green ICT
Prof. Sasu Tarkoma, Department of Computer Science
After the event you have a possibility to visit the rooftop lab, ask questions about
the green roof from its constructor Taina Suonio and participate in a scientific experiment.
This event is a part of University of Helsinki's Environmental Week.