The Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) will be having its 7th ICT Open Forum
"The United Nations Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) estimated that global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions had risen by more than 70 per cent since 1970, having an effect on global warming, changing weather patterns, rising sea-levels, desertification, shrinking ice cover and other long-term effects.This ICT Open Forum will provide a platform for these and other related issues to be raised. The keynote presenter, Mr. Richard Labelle, is an independent consultant based in Canada and is President of The Aylmer Group which is based in Ottawa. Mr. Labelle has 29 years experience on issues related to the use of ICTs."
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are now embedded in almost all sectors of global society and economy and have proven to play a key role in assisting society in mitigating effects of and adapting to the climate change.